Im a rapper songwriter with a room in a private studio building in The san fernando Valley. I rent my room out plug and play style to other songwriters and engineers. Check out the pictures and some links to see more! As a rapper I do boom bap style. And as a songwriter, i write to the topline melodies across genres.
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Interview with The Velvet Room by GP Butter
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Jonn Hart Birkin Bag I was fortunate to work with my friends Dub shake and Las Venus to make an amazing song with Jonn. I worked on the Lyrics with Dubs topline and Jonns help to paint the perfect picture
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Mixing a mixtape, promoting new music and cataloging my songwriters portfolio.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: My friend Sian . Shes an engineer and super fire!
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital. Because we dont all got those type of resources!
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: To treat your music and expericence as my own.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: How much do you charge for roomrates? 420 a day- 12 hours.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That someone else can provide equal lryics!
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Budget, deadline, personal goals.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Im easy to work with. My room is premium for other musicians and as a lyric writer I am fast and know exactly where to go from the topline
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: u67, Bulldog CPU, Apogee symphony, cl1b, and distressor
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: 10 years. I started recording songs in my bedroom when I was 18 and never stopped!
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Pharrell, its Pharrell!!
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Decapitator !!!!!
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Boom Bap hip hop or as a songwriter typically pop.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Being able to work with difficult people
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Lyrics thru a poetic perspective
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Its a medium sized room fitting 5-8 people. With Seprate booth, its called Velet because all the walls are vevlet.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: I am inspired by soulful music and want to be apart of more soul/ pop-rock records.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I do room rental for day rates or four hour blocks. Typically producers and engineers rent my room for a production room. As an songwriter I work with producer/ top line combos to provide lyrics to the existing melodies.