Justin Portis

Composer, Mix Engineer

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Music producer, composer, and sound engineer based in Los Angeles. I will take your production from start (songwriting, recording, session musician, production) to finish (mixing, mastering). I've published and produced music for Universal Music Group, Sony ATV, Kobalt, Warner and many independent artists and labels.

I’m an accomplished Producer, multi-instrumentalist, singer, and a Kobalt/ AWAL artist. I play trumpet, guitar, bass guitar, synth bass, piano, and sing. I will if necessary play all of the instruments on tracks that I work on.
My styles include Pop, R&B, Indie Pop, Rock, Folk, Electronic, and Film scoring. I will help you achieve that next level of magic for your project.

Recent clients and placements have included GAP, Twitch TV, IMG, NHL, NFL, ADP, G.E., Sitecore, FreemanXP, UMP, SONY ATV, KOBALT, Zero Point Productions music library, UPM Killer Tracks, UMP Soundbreakers.

Recording Artists have included recording artists Ailee, Kirsten Collins, Aaron Carter, Emma Birdsall, Gza of Wu-Tang Clan, Rebecca Ferguson, Bad Suns, Walla, Dirt Nasty, Aaron Pfeiffer, Skizzy Mars, and The Common Kings, to name a few.

Specialties: Audio Engineering, Music Composition, TV, and Film, Post Production, Sound Design

Sound Design
Full Scoring
Vocal & Instrument Recording
Vocal Tuning & Comping
Song Editing & Arrangements
Mixing & Mastering

I'm happy to do projects of all size budgets as well.

Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.

Interview with Justin Portis

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

  2. A: Pop, indie pop,hip hop, movie scores, and commercial.

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

  4. A: Full song production, customized music edited for film, tv, and product dev. AR, VR and immersive audio.

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

  6. A: These are just a few inspirations musically. Max Martian, Denniz Pop, Miike Snow, Robert Glasper, Thundercat, J Cole, The Wknd, xx, Johnny Greenwood, Trent Reznor, SZA, Harmony, Kendrick Lamar, Miles Davis, James Blake, Mark Ronson, Jeff Buckley, James Bay, Tony Maserati, and the list goes on and on....

Terms Of Service

Revisions Policy: Up to 2 Revisions/song included in Pricing.
Clear Communication as to what aspects of the song and or mix need to be adjusted is a must.

GenresSounds Like
  • James Blake
  • Childish Gambino
  • SZA
Gear Highlights
  • Apollo
  • Waves
  • 1176
  • LA-2A
  • 1073
  • Softtube console one
  • Logic Pro X
  • Pro Tools
  • FMOD
  • UA 87
  • SM7B
  • CV-12
  • MKH 416
  • EPQ
  • Avid s1
  • 500 series
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