Oscar Troya

EDM/Pop Mixing & Mastering

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Collaborated with many international top artists. Licensed many of my songs to movies and commercials, reached many charts, released on major labels and have millions of streams. I like to do powerful EDM & Pop mixdowns and masters. Check out my work!

I have been working as a DJ/Producer for almost 15 years. I have released on Spinnin' Records, Universal Music and many other big labels. Was invited to do a Masterclass for the Berklee College of Music in my country to teach my production techniques.

I really enjoy Mixing and Mastering songs. I've developed and perfected my skills as a mixing and mastering engineer with my own techniques for many years. I know how to use my gear and plugins and how to get the best of them. I use a combination of analog gear and plugins depending on the track. I'm ready to make your song stand out and sound incredible!.

I'm specialized in modern techniques to Mix & Master EDM (Electro, Progressive House, Future House, Future Bass, Trance, Techno) and Pop (I also do vocal comping, tuning and aligning).

I will work and communicate with you until you get the result you are looking for.

Contact me through the green button above and lets get to work.

Credits

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  • Chiquis Rivera

Interview with Oscar Troya

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

  2. A: I get asked constantly to Mix and Master songs for fellow artists. I love doing this so I decided to join SoundBetter just to do it more.

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

  4. A: I get inspired by many producers and engineers, but mostly it's Axwell, deadmau5, Luca Pretolesi and Calvin Harris

  5. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  6. A: My studio runs on Logic Pro X. I use a Universal Audio Apollo Interface with Genelec 8040a Speakers and Yamaha NS10m Speakers. I have a custom made SSL Compressor that does wonders to glue my mixes and 4 Pultec Clones, no plug-ins can even come close for this task. I really know how to use my plugins and how to get the best of them. I use a combination of analog and digital processors.

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

  8. A: I get the stems from my clients into Logic, then I organize them in groups and start working from there. I listen and then process each stem, one by one.

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

  10. A: I bring that special sparkle that makes a song truly shine on the radio and streaming services.

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: I became obsessed with Mixing and Mastering, so I started learning from many engineers while I worked in Los Angeles in a studio. From there I developed my own techniques and processes.

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

  14. A: I usually work on EDM and Pop music. But I also do other genres like Reggaeton, Trap, Dubstep, you name it.

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

  16. A: Use less tools and plugins to get your work done. The more you specialize in the few things you have, the more you get out of it.

  17. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  18. A: I would like to work with Axwell or Calvin Harris. I just love their songs and production/songwritting techniques

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

  20. A: I started really early, I was djing when I was only 11 years old. I have been producing for more than 10 years now. I'm touring constantly thanks to my songs.

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

  22. A: My laptop, my speakers and a midi keyboard. That's it

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

  24. A: I ask customers to provide at least 2 reference songs and their own render so I can have a better idea of what they are looking for.

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

  26. A: "In order to achieve those crazy loud volumes you have to do it in the master". WRONG!. The secret is in the Mix.

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

  28. A: I promise that we'll work things out until you get what you expect.

  29. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  30. A: Both. There's something special in analog gear, it's that 3% at the end that makes a difference.

  31. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  32. A: I'm constantly working at my studio on my music.

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Oscar Troya - We Belong Together

I was the Songwritter, Producer, Mix & Mastering Engineer in this production

Terms Of Service

2-7 days turn-around time. I allow up to 2 FREE revisions on mixes, masters and vocals before I charge low extra costs.

GenresSounds Like
  • Alesso
  • Deniz Koyu
  • Tiësto
Gear Highlights
  • Universal Audio Apollo
  • Genelec 8040
  • Custom Made SSL Compressor
  • Pultec EQs
  • Yamaha NS10
  • Logic Pro X
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