Mixing and Mastering Engineer

Remote/onsite mixing/mastering

Mixing and Mastering Engineer on SoundBetter

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Interview with Mixing and Mastering Engineer

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

  2. A: I did a live recording of my band, mixed and mastered it, then compared it to 7 mastering houses. My results were as god as two of them and better than the others.

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

  4. A: Just finished mastering a 16 song CD.

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

  6. A: not yet

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Digital, it's more cost effective and quite good today.

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

  10. A: I will always try my best to give you a great product.

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

  12. A: Listening to a wide variety of music.

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

  14. A: I can't fix every mistake for them.

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

  16. A: What is the most important element of your song, vocal, guitar, bass etc. What is the mood your trying to convey.

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

  18. A: Shop around, most mastering houses will give you a test master.

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

  20. A: workstation, monitors, DAW, condenser mic, guitar (if the island had power) if not then just the guitar.

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

  22. A: Started as a guitar player and that made me want to make it sound as good as possible which led to recording, mixing and mastering. 11 years

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

  24. A: Record as clean as possible and don't record to hot.

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

  26. A: All genres except rap and death metal.

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

  28. A: Critical listening to the artist and the material.

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

  30. A: Listen, clean up artifacts, listen, EQ, listen, compress.

  31. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  32. A: I'm a minimalist, so just what I need to get the job done.

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

  34. A: Bob Katz, Roy Orbison, Rush, Clapton,

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

  36. A: I have a very small studio so mostly I record singer / songwriters, and mix and master pre-recorded sessions.

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  • Presonus
  • Focusritte
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