Simon Jacobsson

Music Producer, Pop & EDM

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In the last year alone, my work with major labels & independent artists has been streamed more than 39 Million times on Spotify, featured on the Billboard charts and on a Netflix series.

I specialize in producing modern sounding pop songs with electronic & dance influences for artists and songwriters from all over the world, while always staying true to the artists vision for the song.

Whether you have a demo, fully recorded song or just imagining an idea, I can help you transform it into a finished song ready to be released onto any digital platform.

My services include:
-A tailored made Track Production
-Vocal Editing to get your vocals sounding their best
-Mixing to maximize the songs listening experience & to translate it to various playback systems
-Mastering for a release ready song.

I've managed to place my songs with artists such as KREAM (Atlantic Records), AOA (FNC Entertainment, K-pop), Sem Vox (Armada Records), built up my own artist project iamsimon, gotten a song featured on the Billboards charts and have also managed to get placed on a Netflix series (Lucifer).

For artists who wants a one step solution I offer track production, vocal production, mixing & mastering as a discounted package deal

-You will ALWAYS own 100% of the songs royalties upon completion
-All Project Files or Stems delivered to you
-Set amount of revisions in the proposal
-Quick turnarounds, around 1 week from start to finish for a production

I'd love to hear about your project! Click on the "Contact" button above to get in touch with me.

Tell me about your project and how I can help, through the 'Contact' button above.

Credits

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  • KREAM
  • KREAM
  • KREAM

8 Reviews - 3 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Enrique D.
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    Simon was very patient and a great communicator. He delivered very good results with excellent sound quality.

  2. Review by Max M.
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    Simon is a very talented producer & super easy to work with !
    Fully recomended !

  3. Review by Jack P.
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    Great guy, great skills. Worth every penny plus more.

  4. Review by Jack P.
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    I came in with a completely messy song for him, but he polished it into a diamond. He knows every single small detail you will provide to him.

    Extremely talented guy and has great creativity which will make your track so much better. This has been such an easy project to do...
    Thanks!

  5. Review by Derrick I.
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    Short and sweet, the man knows what he's doing and he does it well.

  6. Review by Derrick I.
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    Really talented guy with amazing skill. He took the idea I had and made it better, which is the best complement I could give him. He will be my go to guy on this site going forward

  7. Review by Arthur K.
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    It was an amazing experience working with Simon. His high level production is without a doubt one of the best on Soundbetter. His professionalism and open mind allowed for a wonderful collaboration. If you are looking for a top producer or mixer, we highly recommend Simon to execute your project.

  8. Review by Malin Johansson
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    Simon is a great pop producer and super easy to work with. I really enjoyed hearing the
    end result of the songs I recorded and the magic he did to my vocals. I can highly recommend him!

Interview with Simon Jacobsson

  1. Q: How would you describe your style?

  2. A: A blend of electronic and organic with a 2019 sound.

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

  4. A: Different kinds of pop music, from epic ballads to EDM songs.

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

  6. A: I mainly work with clients who are passionate about pop music in some kind of way, as that is what I specialize in and genuinely love myself.

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

  8. A: Benny Blanco, Max Martin, Jonas Blue & NOTD. They all got a great feeling for simplicity in terms of melodies & hooks, with a top quality production standard.

  9. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  10. A: I have a acoustically treated room with a pair of Yamaha HS8 reference monitors, multiple headphones, an Apogee Duet 2 interface, a Stellar CM5 tube microphone in a treated vocal booth, as well as multiple guitars and a MIDI keyboard.

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: Production and melodies.

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

  14. A: The most common way for me of working, is that the artist either sends me a demo acapella of the song they want produced, or ask me to make a track for them to write over with some sort of artistic guidelines.

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

  16. A: My Macbook Pro, Apogee Duet, my microphone, speakers, a midi keyboard, and just hope the island will provide me with the electricity.

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

  18. A: Be authentic to yourself and do music that you truly love, never try to be exactly like someone else. People will notice and appreciate your music for it.

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

  20. A: I always start by asking what their goal is for the project, what type of sound they're going for and when they need the project finished.

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

  22. A: Making music and sharing the joy of it with others.

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

  24. A: To remember that the vocals are most often the most important element in a pop song, and deserves to be treated that way.

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

  26. A: I would love to work with Julia Michaels, her vocals are amazing and she has such a great feeling for melodies and lyrics. A true genius.

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

  28. A: That a producer would not be a musician.

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

  30. A: Malin Johansson, she's an amazing topliner and vocalist. She always has a super professional approach towards her clients and songs.

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

  32. A: KREAM - Decisions, I produced the vocals and co-wrote the song together with the vocalist and another songwriter. We all had a great feeling about it once we finished it. Then shortly after, it was picked up by and released by KREAM and has now streamed over 29M+ on Spotify and still counting.

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

  34. A: My gutfeeling and ear for what I feel will work best for the song. But most importantly, always listening & keeping the artists vision as the #1 priority for the project.

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

  36. A: I started as a drummer when I was around 10. Picked up guitar a few years later as well as some basic piano skills. Years after I was the lead singer, topliner and guitar player in a band. We decided to do an EP which I became the producer for. I instantly fell in love with the production side of music and got totally obsessed with it. I then decided that I somehow wanted to be a professional music producer and songwriter for other artists one day, and have since then, gotten signed by a publisher, had big releases with artists in countries like Korea, The Netherlands & USA. I've also produced a ton of songs for indie artists and clients online throughout the last year.

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

  38. A: That I will always do what I believe is best for the song, while ALWAYS listening and working around what the client actually wants and needs.

  39. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  40. A: I mainly work in the box (digital), but at the same time I love the sound of analog gear and a lot of my favorite plugins are analog emulations.

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

  42. A: I'm working on multiple pop acts for labels, my own artist project and various songs for independent artists.

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

  44. A: They usually ask me what my delivery time is. My standard answer is around 1 week from start to finish for a bigger project like a track production. But some clients will need a quicker turnaround time than that, while some artists will need a couple of weeks to finish their part & think everything through. So the exact time will vary depending on the project.

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Usual delivery time from start to finish for a track production is about 1 week.

Gear Highlights
  • Stellar CM5 tube microphone
  • Apogee Duet 2
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