My name is Jake Shives

I am a Recording/Mixing Engineer in the city of Detroit.

To me, nothing is better than mixing a recording of a great song.

I enjoy mixing recordings that have live drums.

As a Mixing Engineer, I like to work on Indie Rock, Indie pop, Garage Rock, Country, Singer/Songwriter, and Rock & Roll.

Personally, I am a huge fan of bands like Wilco, Radiohead, and Ryan Adams,

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

Genres I specialize in

Terms of Service

Mixing rate: $200 per song

That rate includes as many revisions as are needed. (Typically 2-4 revisions occur per song)

Additional costs include:
-Vocal Tuning
-Alternate Mixes

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Interview with Jake Shives

What do you bring to a song?
I bring my technical skills and large body of experience and knowledge to the table. I've been at this long enough to where I can hear things that usually would take someone a month to notice.
Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
I have worked with members of The Silver Bullet Band, and Ive worked with independent artists. I take pride in every project, the final result has my name on it, I take that very seriously.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
Recording/Mixing/Producing Over 15,000 Hours in a Professional Studio
What type of music do you usually work on?
Singer/Songwriter Rock Rock/Pop Folk Acoustic
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Recording and Mixing I also write lyrics and top-lines.