im a recording and mix engineer with almost 10 years experience in the industry. owner of a small project studio

NAME OF COMPANY : a country called earth(Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def)
EMPLOYED FROM : 2014 - present
POSITION : Sound Engineer/ Producer
DETAILED DUTIES : Sound engineering/Live sound engineering

NAME OF COMPANY : Basemint Studio
POSITION : Sound Engineer
DETAILED DUTIES : Sound engineering

NAME OF COMPANY : Basemint Studio
EMPLOYED FROM : 2012 - present
POSITION : Director/ Sound Engineer/ Producer
DETAILED DUTIES : Sound engineering/running of the business

NAME OF COMPANY : Cape Audio College
POSITION : Substitute Lecturer
DETAILED DUTIES : Teaching students about sound engineering

NAME OF COMPANY : Basemint Studio
POSITION : Sound Engineer
DETAILED DUTIES : Worked on producing Whosane’s Brooklyn
to Cape Town Album

NAME OF COMPANY : Basemint Studio
POSITION : Sound Engineer
DETAILED DUTIES : Engineered sound SA hip hop producer-Draztik

NAME OF COMPANY : Cape Town Jazz Festival

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Interview with tumi

Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
time is always now Yasin Bey live mix and streamed it on the internet once off
What are you working on at the moment?
Red Bull House combination with T Bo Tazz Uno July from ill skillz solo project
Analog or digital and why?
hybrid cause you get the best of both worlds
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
better sound work
What do you like most about your job?
opening up a new song a listening to where it wants to go
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
can they sit in the session and watch me mix and I normally say yes but if they let me work in silence for the first hour
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
that I am a producer
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
what sound are you going for and who are you influences
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
be open and honest in what you get as you first submission so when corrections are mad to the peace last the work is done faster
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
ua1176ln sm57 neve portica5015 fair child u47
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
sound engineering been doing this since 2009
How would you describe your style?
minimal and true to the song I try not to mess this the so much that you cant recognize it
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Quincy jones the man is a legend across the world his credits speak for them self
Can you share one music production tip?
less is more
What type of music do you usually work on?
hip-hop and rock
What's your strongest skill?
What do you bring to a song?
better clarity and more emotion
What's your typical work process?
depends on the song
Tell us about your studio setup.
designed and built the studio from the ground up the best description of it is a warm sounding room with digital and analogue hybrid rack
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
I am inspire by all of it really. all genres have there own way of talking in a way that people under stand what each song is saying and they bring people together in ways one can never imagine
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.