10 million streams and solo music with Murda Beatz, Tay Keith and others. I will Mix, Master, Write, Produce & more for the lowest prices.
I am Ryan Pechacek, known professionally as Paycheck. I'm a recording artist, mixing & mastering engineer, and songwriter.
I have been refining my craft for years and now I want to help out artists that are starting out (or maybe just would rather someone else mix / master) by offering extremely low prices.
I'm looking to build relationships with artists. I offer the following services:
- Vocal Tuning (Auto-Tune + Melodyne)
- Trap Production
Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.
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Interview with Paycheck
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital, because it's the future.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: To deliver their product and fulfill their vision as an artist.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: Lower prices do not mean lower quality. And higher prices do not mean higher quality.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Don't pay too much.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Definitely my laptop, my Apollo, my speakers, my microphone & and my headphones. Oh wait, that's my entire setup.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: In recording, I'm a blend of Hip Hop, Trap & Pop. I love Boom-Bap as well.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Kanye West. No explanation needed.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Let your ears rest.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Hip Hop, Trap & Pop.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Vocal Production and Fine Tuning.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Punch & Flavor. Vocal Chops, Digital Harmonies, etc.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I work off my default vocal chain, but EQ from scratch on every track.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I've got a pair of Yamaha HS8's coupled with an Apollo Twin X. I record with an AKG C214 microphone running off a Razer Blade 15. Pair of Beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro's. It's not about the setup, it's about the skill.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Kanye West, Timbaland, Mike Dean & Dr. Dre.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Mixing, Mastering & Vocal Production.