Brian Fals

Recording/Mixing Engineer

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I'am a Recording and Mixing Engineer based out of New York.

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Interview with Brian Fals

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: I'm proud of every project i've worked on. Majority of them i've been either the recording or mixing engineer.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: Mixing an EP and developing a female artist as far as production, recording and mixing the entire project.

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: No.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: A little bit of both.

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: Satisfaction.

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: Listening to the end results and having clients happy.

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: How long have i been mixing. 4 yrs.

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: Fix it in the mix.

  17. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  18. A: What is their vision for their project or song.

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: Have a clear of vision of what they are looking for in a mix engineer.

  21. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  22. A: A computer maxed out, Summing amp, A pair of great headphones, Interface, a cup of coffee.

  23. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  24. A: Mixing engineer for the most part, 4 yrs.

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: Passionate.

  27. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  28. A: A new upcoming artist and help shape their sound.

  29. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  30. A: Be creative.

  31. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  32. A: Pop, R&b, Hip-hop.

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: Mixing and having great people skills.

  35. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  36. A: I'm able to adapt to records according to the artists musical vision.

  37. Q: What's your typical work process?

  38. A: Editing, gain staging, balancing then mixing.

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: Freelance between Mercy studio and Mixdown studio in New York.

  41. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  42. A: Music in general inspires me. But to name a few, Dave Pensado, Young Guru, Manny Morroquin, Noah "40" Shebib, Ali.

  43. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  44. A: its a balance between recording and mixing.

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I was the Mixing Engineer in this production

Terms Of Service

Two free revisions, $20 per extra revision, 3-5 days Turn-around time per song.

Gear Highlights
  • Great Ears most Important
  • Pro Tools HD
  • Ableton
  • Neve 1073
  • 1176 compressor
  • API 550
  • 560 eq
  • Distressor
  • DBX 160
  • Teletronix LA 2A
  • ART Pro-VLA II
  • Tube-Tech CL 1B
  • MANLEY VOX BOX
  • AVALON VT 737
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