I provide a communication-based approach for Mixing & Mastering. I Mixed & Mastered for a Swiss Music Award nominated artist track, & hundreds of tracks for various french & international artists. I composed a short movie score for a videos that reached over 2 Million views, Radio Jingles & different genres for artists, advertisments...
█ My method :
■COMMUNICATION-based approach of work to fulfill any request & precision to achieve a professional sounding.
■ FLEXIBILITY in terms of timing & pricing
■ PROFESSIONAL KNOW-HOW with over 15 years of experience in Paris Studio & then as a freelancer in Mixing, Mastering, Composing & Arrangements.
█ Prices :
■ MIXING : from 50$ to 150$ depending on the number of tracks
■ MASTERING: from 40$ /song
■ MIXTERING (Mastering with grouped Stems) : from 80$
■VOCAL TUNING : from 30$ to 100$ depending on the number of voice tracks
■COMPOSING : contact me for discussing your needs.
Feel free to contact me for any request or question.
Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.
Interview with Alien.D
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Not yet !
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Strong laptop, audio interface, midi keyboard, & 2xMSP5's
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Typical sound engineer home studio setup with the most important : professionnal speakers (MSP5, NS10's) for a precise monitoring with a performing audio interface (Audient).
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Romero Uno's album that i entirely composed, mixed & mastered. 4 Keus music video where i composed the music for the video (but not the beat) which is a short movie with over 2 million views on Youtube. Juldem mixing & mastering because i really appreciated his music & he was nominated to Swiss Music Awards.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: A slam poetry artist album composition & some mixing.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital because we now have powerful enough tools to achieve a great analog warm sounding with the most flexibility
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: To fulfill their request with all means i have in my possession & never lie to them about what's do-able & what's not.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Encounters, music is a quest where we never stop going forward.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: To have a loud volume at mixing. My answer is that it's doable but related to the mastering process. The mix isn't about loudness.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That mastering could change a mix & make a good sound from a bad mix - it's completely not true.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What are your specific needs? What would be a reference track or sound?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Try to contact the provider & try to see if your vision fits his way of working. Communicate before & during the work is done so that you can lead towards the direction you want.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Over 15 years of professional activity : - Studio Apollo one, Paris (2004-2005) as a Sound Engineer - PHS Studios, Paris (2005-2010) as the Studios owner & Sound Engineer - Freelance since 2011
Q: How would you describe your style?
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Any creative & passionnate artist, whether known or not.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Do not over compress, & be careful about loudness race which isn't always the best option.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Hip-hop, Soul, Reggae, Pop, R'n'B, Dancehall & Soca, & video music scoring.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Responsiveness & Understanding of the musician(s)' requests to fulfill with a professional workflow.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring what the musician(s) ask me to bring in first place with my professional experience & i always suggest any different option that i could consider as a benefit to the music.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Depending on the work which could be various. Communication in all cases to fulfill artists requests.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Every conscientious professionnal is a gold mine, whether he's musician or engineer.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Mixing & mastering Composition & beatmaking Editing & Arrangements