Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
I made a task called Debo based on movie scenes from the movie Friday. It was one of my most popular tasks and blew up for a bit on Reverbnation.
What are you working on at the moment?
An old school Smokie Robinson tour of track for an artist.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
I'm new to this website.
Analog or digital and why?
Digital because of the limitless boundaries.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
That I will bring your vision to life.
What do you like most about your job?
I get to be the creative person that I feel I am.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
Why don't you mix on speakers?
My answer is usually because it's my preference for mixing
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That it's easy.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
I have a prepared list for the client.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Always look for the odd one out because that's who's gonna give you the best performance.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
ATH-M50 headphones, Oxygen 61 keyboard, ipod earbuds, sm57, and the audient id22
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I'm looking for work as a producer and audio engineer. I've been producing for 7 years and engineering for 6.
How would you describe your style?
Symphonic hip hop. A mix of orchestral instruments with some electronic sounds with hip hop drums.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
J. Cole because his style.
Can you share one music production tip?
Never become too repetitive.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Hip Hop and r and b.
What's your strongest skill?
Being able to producer from any idea whether over the phone or a small recording or in person.
What do you bring to a song?
Creativity and innovation that inspires and motivated the artist.
What's your typical work process?
For mixing drums and percussion, then guitars and all other instruments, then vocals.Afterwards I go into further detail.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I'm really simple and I prefer to mix on headphones so I have the ATH-M50 RD headphones and I produce with an M-Audio Oxygen 61.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Darkchild,Gramatik,Nightmares On Wax, Just Blaze
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I usually do hip hop instrumentals in my own style that I like to call symphonic hip hop.