Tired of flat and amateur sounding mix and masters? I can help. I am DLN, the mix and master engineer behind some of the biggest labels in the EDM scene. I currently have 40 million streams under my own alias' across all platforms and am a former A&R at Monstercat. Check all my references @ DLNSounds.com
I am primarily an EDM producer, and also a mix and master engineer for the past 14 years. I graduated from Art Institute for independent recording arts 14 years ago and dove right into the industry.
My mixes and masters have been signed under Interscope, Geffen, Monstercat, Armada, Proximity, Spinnin, Heldeep, Mau5trap, Insomniac, Night Bass, Dim Mak, and Confession just to name a few!
My service is available for all different mix stages. Whether it’s for final products, commercials, demos, radio, digital stores, or anything in between, I’ll come in and get it up to industry standard. All genres are accepted. I look forward to working with you!
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Interview with DLNSounds
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: An Ep for Monstercat. Ghost production records for signing to Deadbeats, Astralwerks, and Proximity.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital because of faster workflow.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Be open minded, I'm really patient.I'll be doing my best I can!
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: My laptop, Sennheiser headphones, TLM103, Apogee Symphony Desktop, and water.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I got a job in a recording studio 14 years ago. Decided to make house music on the side got signed to a label 2 major EDM labels years after that.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Production-wise I'm very experimental. But I know my limits.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Billie Ellish and Olivia Rodrigo. They bring a fresh sound to the new generation.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: I'm very attentive, friendly, and I take feedback well.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: TLM103 Mic ADAM A8X Monitors Apogee Symphony Alesis Q88 SENNHEISER 6XX SONY WH-1000XM3
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Never stop learning, we're forever students. As soon as you think you know everything, you enter a block. Expect to be frustrated.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: EDM, House, Hip Hop Type Beats, KPop, Lofi
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I run my mix and master business from 12pm - 5pm and the rest is for my own productions / ghost production.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Skrillex, AWAY, Zhu, Soulji, Zedd, Grey, Hero, The Weeknd, Drake, DaBaby, Gesaffelstein
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Just got a track signed to Astralwerks and Proximity. Currently getting played by Zedd, Tiesto and Martin Garrix. I produced, mixed and mastered the track my self.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Nope, I'm fresh.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I will do my absolute best :)
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I get to sit at home all day
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Can you make my song sound just like "insert here" No I can't unless if you copied the track close to 1:1
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That it's easy
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What is your vision on your final product?
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Balanced and clean dynamics yet loud.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Mix and mastering