Hello, if you need fresh sounding radio friendly track or remix, you are in right place. I'm hard working producer, remixer and multi instrumentalist from Latvia. Very friendly and open minded. My songs and remixes have been released by record labels across whole world and get awarded places in many contests.
Song producing, guitar playing, bass playing, remixing, mastering, drum beats. My main goal is to make my clients proud and happy about final result. I try to get all ideas from their minds, add my work and creative to polish until it becomes something that we all enjoy.
My main genres are on EDM (deep house, tropical house) and pop music. I specialize in radio friendly and commercial sound but it doesnt mean that I cant make club banger. I can do it and can do it very well.
I own some of most iconic guitars and amps so I can deliver you industry standart guitar tones and sound. Owner of multiple Fender, Gibson, Martin..... guitars All of my studio equipment are in highest standarts to also sound and quality of recordings will be highest level.
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12 Reviews - 3 Repeat ClientsEndorse Janis Kalnins
Once again, so happy to work with Janis together! This guy can really produce big hits! His creativity has no limits, he is friendly and works absolutely professional. Highly recommended!
Perfect track! It´s always a big pleasure for me to work with Janis together! I love his sound ideas and sound surprises which he drops to the tracks to keep them intriguing. Janis works very professionally and very quickly. Absolutely recommended!
Janis is very talented, responsible and does a very good job. This is the second time I am working with him and I am more then satisfied. Looking forward to some new collaborations with Janis!
Great job, I love the REMIX of Janis. He is very easy to work with, very quick delivery and perfect communication. I would recommend him to anyone
This guy is just great!
Once again, I´m so happy to work with Janis together. He is a great talent with such a fine feeling to music. He works on every tiny detail very precisely but creative so that I always know, that my music matters for him. It´s really great. I´m absolutely sure that I´ll work with him together again very soon.
Another project with Janis and again, I am very happy with the results and communication! Very professional
Had an amazing experience working with Janis! Very reliable and hard working, delivers final product very fast! Very talented!
It was a great pleasure to work with Janis together! He is absolutely professional, very creative and extremely friendly. I´m looking forward to work on the next project together very soon!
Loved working with O.J.K and hope to consult with them in the future.
O.J.K did a great job of remixing my track, was very pleased and would use again.
O.J.K. never disappointed. He have produced EP together with me and songs was amazing, he are really talented songwriter who can work in almost any genre and very hardworking. Would love work together with him again.
Interview with Janis Kalnins
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I'm working on my original material to release in labels
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: It is my latest project where I produced and recorded all in instruments for Russian singer. It is very challenging because I needed feel her vibe and make track that perfectly fit to her but I made it 100% good and thats why I'm super proud of it
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: On Soundbetter have many great professionals, I recommend to contact with many one to find which fits best for your personality and for your musical wishes
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital because its give freedom to me to work every where, it take my creativity to next level.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: That I will work until they will be 100% happy
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: That every new job teach me new things, always new challenges and new ideas. With every project I become closer and closer to make summer hit that will play all radios
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: How long it will take? My answer is that from 1 to 3 weeks
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: My studio
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What are desired style, how far until deadline....
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Choose smartly, contact with many producers, ask questions you interest until find one that 100% fit to your desired style and your personality
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: I would take knife, my guitar, chocolate, tape and rope
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I work as pro producer two years. My career path is very fast because in this two years I have get awarded places in original song contests, I have get support from big Djs and have worked with big artists. And this is just beginnig. I cant wait what will be next.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Its mixture of tropical house, pop and deep house
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: With Avicii because he is one of biggest hit makers on world
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Yes. Never stop learning, try know all latest things that is on game and you will be on top
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I usually work on pop, deep house and progressive house
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: My musical taste. I feel that will be catchy song and which not. This help me to make catchy songs
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring catchy melodies and freshest sound that you can hear on radios and that will be on radios only after 6 months
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: First is jamming session where I record possible ideas, then I take things I like and start produce music and beats around it, then I arrange all, mix and master
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I use Fl studio, korg m1, sylenth1 , nexus 2 , izotope ozone 7, waves plugins....
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Avicii, Robin Schulz and Kygo
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: most common is making remixes in deep house style