What are you working on at the moment?
A personal project for a finnish producer and composer.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
I just got here so...
Analog or digital and why?
If you know what you´re doing, you can make it no matter if it is analog or digital.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
That I will make their project sound like a record.
What do you like most about your job?
The moment it begin to sound like a record and the face when the client listens to it.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
-Can you make it sound like "insert artist name here"?
-If you can perform like them, I can.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That you can make something sound good when the arrangement and the performance is not right.
to some extent you can, but usually not to the point that the client wants.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
Mainly: "Do you have a demo that I can listen to?"
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Try to preview is previous works in the genre you want to produce.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A sun-based power generator, a powerful computer, a good audio interface, a good set of monitors and, of course, some toilet paper!
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I began doing it for myself and my own band. You get better with time like with any other discipline and then you draw some attention and begin doing it for other who hire you.
I´ve doing it in a professional way since 10 years.
Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
I´m proud of many of my projects but i can say that the last one i´ve worked in, I really liked how the deseired sound got together real fast and almost effortless.
How would you describe your style?
Regarding production, Accurate.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
I´m satisfied with the artists I´ve already worked with.
Can you share one music production tip?
Always try to achieve the sound you want with the less processing necessary
What type of music do you usually work on?
Mostly Rock and Metal. But I´ve done a lot of genres before ranging from electronic to flamenco.
What's your strongest skill?
What do you bring to a song?
A fresh vision of what can work on it or not arrangement-wise. That is the foundation of a good production.
What's your typical work process?
It can vary a lot from project to project but it always starts trying to get the vision of what the artist listens in her/his head so you can listen a final product yourself before you can even start working.
Tell us about your studio setup.
My setup is a small one but equiped with all the necesary gear to reach a top preffesional level.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
You can always learn something useful from almost everyone.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I mostly get full production projects including musical production, recordin, mixing and mastering. But I also get hired every now and then to do just one or a few steps of the whole process of a recording like, editing, programming, vocal tuning, mastering... And so on.