Former Guitar player that now has turn to mixing and mastering

I have played guitar in a lot of metalbands since the start of the 80:s. Held up the bandplaying a little while and started to write songs insted.

Today I am a freelancer mixer engineer, Master engineer and songwriter. Working in my homestudio with Pro Tools.

When i am not writing songs i do some sound design too.

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Interview with Per Leek

Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
It is my recent project. Marcus Lundin. My role here is producing, recording, mixing and master. It´s great to work with a person that never has recording something in a studio before that just put in so much good energy.
What are you working on at the moment?
A new young talent her in Sweden. Marcus Lundin. He is a singer/songwriter. He writes songs with his guitar and sing in Swedish.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Yes. There is several good mixer here.
Analog or digital and why?
Digital. Because today plugins are so good. And I can give my clients the some result digital and can there for charge then less then I would have if I went with Analog.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I will do my best to give them what there are looking for.
What do you like most about your job?
Music. Just Music in all forms. I love music.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
Are you any good at that you do? My answer is always, Yes. Because i know when i cant reach that coal that a custommer ask for. I don´t try to make something i can´t do.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
I am in to only the heavy music like Heavy Metal.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
Refference track. What is the final coal.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Get in touch, don´t just listen to there previus work. Even if the works i relly good the person maybe are not the right person for you. The human connection is importent to. If don´t can work with a person id doesent matter how good that person is.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
My ipad, a solarcharger, my midikeyboard, AKG 240 studio headphones. Thats it.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I been a muscian for 30 years. Mostley playd guitar in metalband. For 10 years ago i started to do more electronica and tok up the art of mixing.
How would you describe your style?
Some mordern with a touch of the 80:s
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Zakk Wylde. He is multitalent muscian. And så great guitarplayer.
Can you share one music production tip?
Don`t forget about the middrange frequenses. There is so much to there to boost and cut. But you can make a mix sound louder then it is just by trying to find the right spot in the middle frequenses.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Rock, blues, Indie rock and Pop and EMD
What's your strongest skill?
I get a very open mind.
What do you bring to a song?
Keyboard and guitar parts.
What's your typical work process?
I start to listing to the song. Make room for all instruments and vocal just with the faders. After that I will start mostley with drums and bass. After that i depends on the song.
Tell us about your studio setup.
It´s simple. I do all my work on the box. Have Guitar amplifeier and three guitar at my studio. Midi Keyboard for my VI that i have in my computer.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
EMD and Electronica. What you can do with sounds only from synths
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Mixing and recording