Miles Blackwood

Indiepop Jack of all Trades

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Independent producer, songwriter, composer, musician. Outsider pop with alternative sensibilities. Perform as Baze Blackwood; RILEMOB.

What makes your music unique? With my skills, I aim to accentuate, reinforce or even help you uncover that special sauce. Let's make some tunes—I can help with any aspect of production or do the whole shebang:

- Songwriting // production // composition
- Sound design // sampling // synthesis
- Horn sections // solo lines // arrangements
- Vocal mixing // toplines // chopping
- Guitar rhythm // leads // solos
- Bass // instrumentals // beats
- Mixing // mastering // creative FX

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

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    Miles is easy to work with and a well versed musician / producer.
    Looking forward to future sessions!

Interview with Miles Blackwood

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

  2. A: A podcast, releasing an EP and writing new songs for an entirely greenfield record.

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

  4. A: Probably, but I haven't seen all the listings!

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: I'm very much in the box, but analog gear is cool when you can get it!

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

  8. A: That we'll get this done together.

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

  10. A: Meeting new upcoming musicians.

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

  12. A: How did you get so handsome? Photoshop.

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

  14. A: That it's a very active job—lots of sitting at computers.

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

  16. A: How the client's music is supposed to make the listener feel.

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

  18. A: If you think your track needs some special sauce, but you don't know what, you need someone to work that out with you!

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

  20. A: I'd probably be fine with just my guitar.

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

  22. A: I worked with computers for a while (software), and before that I was a cook, but I've always had deep love and passion for music and have been playing in bands and recording in my bedroom since I was 16.

  23. Q: How would you describe your style?

  24. A: Eclectic.

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

  26. A: Living? Brian Eno or Missy Elliot. Dead? David Bowie. Self-explanatory.

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

  28. A: If something doesn't sound right, walk away from the computer for 30 minutes and come back with fresh ears.

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

  30. A: I'm a fan of so many genres, it's hard to pigeonhole.

  31. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  32. A: I'm a people person.

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

  34. A: I like to think I'm pretty flexible. Work with me and find out!

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

  36. A: It really depends on the project! Every artist is different, every project has specific needs.

  37. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  38. A: I recently moved to a sweet garden-level place with

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

  40. A: I'm a big fan of Scoops Dardaris—and we've collaborated on more than a few records.

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

  42. A: Anything that a client wants—we can get done.

Mashpee by Baze Blackwood

I was the Songwriter, Producer, Artist in this production

Terms Of Service

Pay half up front, pay the other half on project completion. 3 tracks a week turnaround at peak. Maximum 2 revisions.

Gear Highlights
  • Shure SM7B
  • Logic Pro X
  • Ableton Live
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