Nick Ruffalo (Ruff)

Music Producer

7 Reviews (4 Verified)
Nick Ruffalo (Ruff) on SoundBetter

Hey! My name is Nick and I am a music producer, mixing and mastering engineer, songwriter, and ghost producer! I have worked on numerous tracks as a co/ghost producer, songwriter, and mixing engineer. On my own artist project, I have received support from artists such as Marshmello, R3HAB, Timmy Trumpet, Will Sparks, and others.

My specialization is within Dance and Pop music, with experience in the following genres:

Dance Pop
Progressive House
Future House
Deep House
Future Bass
Bedroom Pop

Whether you are looking for a full-blown production from scratch, mixing and mastering on your demo track, or tweaks and edits in your existing instrumental; I'm your guy if you want to take your production to the next level and truly find your sound!

I work based off extremely competitive prices, as I will give your track a full mix-down for $250, master your song to commercial loudness for $80, or both for $300.

I will tweak, edit, and finish your already existing production for $300, write lyrics to your track for $150, fully produce an instrumental for you with co-producer credits for $400, or fully ghost produce you an entire instrumental for $500.

I assure you I will give your track 110% and turn it into exactly what you visualize so that you can achieve your dream!

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

7 Reviews - 1 Repeat Client

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  1. Review by Giancarlo M.

    As always, my song was returned to me with superior quality and was exactly what I was looking for. Always a pleasure working with Nick

  2. Review by Adam Wilbanks

    Completely changed the quality of my song. Extremely flexible and made the revisions I requested quickly. Will definitely be working together again.

  3. Review by Giancarlo M.

    Ruff made my track sound exactly how I envisioned. Extremely talented and great to work with. Highly recommended

  4. Review by Giancarlo M.

    Talented and creative producer who elevated my work to a professional level. It was great working with him!

  5. Review by Erik Steen (ERIICE)
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    Eric is a super talanted musician and producer, strong recomendation!

  6. Review by Austin Leeds
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    It was great working with Nick . Thank you!

  7. Review by Robbie Rosen
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    Was such a pleasure working with Nick! He's an incredibly talented producer & writer, and we worked so effortlessly together! Definitely recommended 10/10 for high-quality instrumentals & toplines. So looking forward to making more great music together going forward!!

Interview with Nick Ruffalo (Ruff)

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

  2. A: Mixing & mastering, as well as production and lyrical work!

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

  4. A: My inspiration comes from a very mixed bag of artists, including The Chainsmokers, Journey, Gryffin, Hans Zimmer, Quinn XCII, Cheat Codes, and Lost Kings.

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: As impressive as technology has gotten over the last decade, there is something about using analog modeled plugins that bring a certain "warmth" to your track you just can't truly achieve with digital. The last 1% !

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

  8. A: What element of your track was the "spark" that shaped and dictated your process? Now let's capitalize on that !

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

  10. A: I would bring my laptop, an unlimited power generator, my MIDI keyboard, Kontakt and Sylenth!

  11. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  12. A: I work out of Ableton Live with an HP Monitor, KRK Rokit 5 speakers, a Novation midi keyboard, and Mitchell acoustic guitar.

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

  14. A: EDM and Pop.

Self Sabotage

I was the Writer, Producer, Mixing & Mastering Engineer in this production

Terms Of Service

I allow for unlimited revisions and a quick turn around time to assure that your project is exactly how you want it!

GenresSounds Like
  • The Chainsmokers
  • Gryffin
  • Cheat Codes
Gear Highlights
  • KRK Rokit Monitors
  • Waves Audio Plugins
  • FabFilter Plugins
  • Serum
  • Sylenth
  • Nexus
  • & Kontakt.
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