Lucas Serra Starck

Powerful mixes

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Powerful mixes, with attention to details.

You poured your hearth and soul in to your music, now it's time to make it shine.
I love rock and heavy music, and the emotional weight it conveys, and I'll do everything so your message gets through.

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Interview with Lucas Serra Starck

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

  2. A: When I'm not doing full productions, usually mixing and mastering.

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

  4. A: As a producer, Brendan O'Brien. As a mixer, Machine (Gene Freeman). As a musician, Myles Keneddy.

  5. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  6. A: I run an hybrid setup, with 16 outs routed through a heavily modified analog Tascam mixer, with all my analog gear hooked up.

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

  8. A: I try to get as close as possible very quickly as to not loose the magic and freshness of the moment. From there I slow down and start to systematically work on every detail.

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

  10. A: Energy and punch.

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: My passion for heartfelt music.

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

  14. A: Rock, metal, sometimes pop (when is a bit more on the rock side).

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

  16. A: The song always comes first. And turn up that snare!

  17. Q: How would you describe your style?

  18. A: Raw yet clear.

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

  20. A: Coming from a family of successful musicians, I was practically born into this. I started working as an assistant in my father studio around 10 years ago, time passed, and now I produce music for a living.

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

  22. A: What do your songs mean to you?

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

  24. A: That it is a purely technical job. If you don't feel it, in part, as being an art, you gonna make the wrong decisions.

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

  26. A: What will you do? Whatever I need to make it sound great.

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

  28. A: Hearing the results and just enjoying the music...

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

  30. A: That the message of their music will be clearer and more powerful.

  31. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  32. A: Both, cause you can get the best of both worlds.

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

  34. A: An SM57, my vocals 1176, any acoustic guitar, my SSL Bus Compressor, and my monitors.

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GenresSounds Like
  • Audioslave
  • Lamb of God
  • Seether
Gear Highlights
  • SSL Mixbus compressor
  • Custom 24 track analog mixer
  • Pultec EQs
  • Urei 1176s
  • Avalon Compressor
  • etc.
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