Do you want your mix sounding bigger and brighter? I specialize in beefing up mixes and mastering. I've worked with numerous acts and have a proven track record of audio success.
Mixing, Remixing, and Mastering Done Fast! I work with any genre and will deliver top notch sound at a reasonable price and within your expected timeframe.
DAW - Studio One 5 Professional
Plugins - A plethora of the best
Mics - Neumann, Sure, Presonus, Rhode, AKG, & Sennheiser
Audio Interfaces - Arutria & Presonus
Guitars - Ibanez and Dean
Guitar Rigs - HeadRush, POD X, Joey Sturgis (Tone Forge - Menace, Guilty Pleasure, and many more)
Bass - Music Man and Ibanez
Bass Rigs - Mesa Boogie, Ampeg, Dark Glass, Joey Sturgis (Tone Forge - Hell Raiser, Rex Brown and many more)
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Interview with Stand Clear Productions LLC
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: The Hunger - Running (KILLCHILD REMIX) I did all songwriting, production, mixing and mastering. It's on my page right now (or should be ;))
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Multiple projects (The Hunger, Cold Wards, Beyond Machines, and more)
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Varun - electronic mixing, production, and mastering (He's awesome)
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital - It's cheaper these days
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I'll be professional and provide the best quality I possibly can at a reasonable price.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: It allows me to be me. I love living in my studio.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: QUESTION: How can you guarantee that I'll love my mix? ANSWER: I can't
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: "It's easy"...
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Time frame/schedule, vision, expectations, and what music they enjoy hearing
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Provide well-recorded tracks for a well-mixed product. Try to eliminate click bleed as much as you can.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: banjo, ukulele, harmonica, two drum sticks, and two pieces of wood...
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I've been doing this since 1996.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Electronic meets rock/metal
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Avatar - Those guys are cool as hell and they're talented as F*@k...
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Stop before it's too late. You are your own worst critic and you'll never be satisfied doing everything on your own.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Metal, electronic, and rock
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Song writing, mixing, and mastering
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Experience and the "want" to make you sound the best you can sound.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I get your tracks... I mix your tracks.... I master your tracks.... I send you your mix.... You like your mix....
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Home studio with a monster of a PC Desktop (liquid cooled, etc.) I run Presonus Studio One 5 Pro with an assortment of major plugins. Neumann mics, Music Man Bass, Ampeg, Mesa Boogie, Headrush, NI, Joey Sturgis, and a whole lot more...
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Trent Reznor and Prince
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Mixing and mastering