Rawad A. Massih

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25 yrs experience. composed,arranged,recorded and produced tens of songs with various styles, Metal/Rock, Ethnic/Oriental/Fusion, SynthWave/Electronica, Orchestrated Epic instrumentals, Guitar solos instrumentals. i have my own pro studio, i can record (nearly any instrument including "ethnic" ones), mix and master. i can be an all in one solution.

I have 25 years of experience.
I composed, arranged, recorded and produced tens of songs.

In 2019 I signed with Universal Music MENA and released my latest solo album Away From Planet Earth, which consists of 7 dark synthesizer space music.

My 2017 Ancient Hope album consists of 7 orchestrated epic instrumentals with guitar solos.

I am one of the pioneers of heavy metal music on the middle east.

I have written songs with several styles, Metal/Rock and Ethnic/Oriental/Fusion.

Im a music producer also, i do mixing and mastering.

I do also music and sound design for commercial promos and advertisements.

I have a professional studio, i can record live instruments. I know a lot of great players of various instruments (nearly any instrument including "ethnic" ones) i can get great deals. also can record sound/voice n dubbing...etc.

My main instrument is electric guitar, I can also do lead guitar solos and playing services. I have a very developed gear.

I love doing scoring for short and long movies, and TV series. I have already done 3 soundtracks.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

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  1. Review by Marcela Bovio
    by Marcela Bovio

    It was a pleasure to work with Rawad! The song we recorded together is beautiful and inspiring. Communication was always spot on!

Interview with Rawad A. Massih

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

  2. A: Two Steps From Hell, Hans Zimmer, Ennio Morricone, Jerry Goldsmith, Phillip Glass. Vangelis, Jean Michel Jarre, Erik Wollo. Iron Maiden, Metallica and 80's Metal in general. Cranberries, Oasis, Alice in Chains. Trans-Siberian Orchestra. ProgRock in general. The Cure. Ambient guitar music Retro SynthWave artists (Lost Years, Midnight Danger...etc). 80's pop. Ambient music. ABBA. Dhafer Youssef. Classical Music, Middle Eastern music i mean i can write a hundred artists.

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

  4. A: do not hesitate to ask questions as much as you want. do explain what you have in mind for your project as detailed as you can.

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

  6. A: my new dark synth ambient electronic album, Away From Planet Earth.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: for guitar amps and pedals surely Analog. its not a myth that the sound is much better and very much different from digital stuff. for Synths both are great. sometimes digital is more practical. NI Massive is great. Omnisphere is great, saying "ewww they are digital sh*t" is complete nonsense.

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

  10. A: you'll get what you want or money back. but ull get what you want. if something i cant do i just frankly say it.

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

  12. A: i create something from nothing.

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

  14. A: Roland System 8 Mesa Mark 5 My custom guitar Strymon bigsky TC electronic triple delay

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

  16. A: started writing music in 1999. my first live show was in 1998. composed, arranged, recorded and produced over 50 tracks for myself released under my name or my previous bands' names. and worked on much more stuff for clients.

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

  18. A: Iron Maiden. its just a childhood dream.

  19. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  20. A: music n song composing

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

  22. A: a non cliche approach.

  23. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  24. A: its perfectly isolated and soundproofed and professionally acoustically treated. both tracking and control rooms.

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

  26. A: i Record live instruments at my pro studio. i know a lot of pro players of many instruments and i can get great quality with good prices. including rare "Ethnic" instruments. (Oud, Ney, Buzuki...etc) i compose n arrange songs of different styles and soundtracks and music for advertisements, and movies n short films. i can record VO and dubbing. i know good people. i can mix and master tracks.

Mother from my latest album Ancient Hope

I was the Composer, performer and producer in this production

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GenresSounds Like
  • Two Steps from Hell
  • Vangelis
  • Distant Dream
Gear Highlights
  • komplete kontrol S88
  • Mesa Mark 5
  • Tc electronic and Strymon pedals
  • Focusrite ISA 428 preamp
  • Tannoy monitors
  • AKG mics
  • Ibanez
  • Jackson guitars
  • Amorite
  • Cozmik
  • Aviator custom guitars
  • Auralex acoustic treatment
  • Fractal Fm9
  • BOSS Sy200
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  • Away From Plant EarthJul 27, 2018

    Im releasing my new album at the end of 2018 Away From Planet Earth with SynthWave/Electronica style, very much influenced by Vangelis with some industrial elements. all themes are about outer space and post Apocalypse. 

  • Music Video for Mother.Jul 27, 2018

    during the first week of September i will release a music video for the track Mother from my latest album Ancient Hope. the video will have a lovely universal message regarding #MotherEarth