dRIVmusic

Pro Audio Engineer

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Daniela Rivera is an Atlanta based audio engineer that has worked on Grammy winning and Billboard # 1 songs and albums. Graduated from SAE, Assisted at Silent Sound Studios and worked under Multiple Grammy winning mixing engineer, Phil Tan, and multiple top producers.

Offering quality recording, editing, production and mixing services with a personal touch; your project becomes my project and there is not a one and done method to my engineering.
I will have a quick discussion with you before starting to fully understand the song's direction. Turn around time for the first ref is usually 2-4 days, depending on the project requirements, and I offer limited revisions to satisfy the envisioned final product.

SERVICES:
Vocal & Instrument Recording (booked out at Pro studio)
Vocal Tuning & Comping (home studio)
Song Editing & Arrangements (home studio)
Mixing & Mastering (booked out at a Pro Studio)

Let's Make Music, Let's Make Some Noise!

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

Credits

AllMusic verified credits for Daniela Rivera
  • Big Boi
  • Kevin Ross
  • Fifth Harmony
  • A$AP Ferg
  • A$AP Ferg
  • Rihanna
  • Donkeyboy
  • Donkeyboy
  • Michael Giacchino
  • Michael Giacchino
  • Coldplay
  • Coldplay
  • Coldplay
  • Big Grams
  • Demi Lovato
  • Jason Derulo
  • Jason Derulo
  • Ty Dolla $ign
  • Ty Dolla $ign
  • Ty Dolla $ign
  • Ty Dolla $ign
  • Alessia Cara
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Ne-Yo
  • Ne-Yo
  • Life of Dillon
  • Fifth Harmony
  • Selena Gomez
  • Selena Gomez
  • Selena Gomez
  • Tinashe
  • Wiz Khalifa
  • Wiz Khalifa
  • The Saturdays
  • The Saturdays
  • Selena Gomez
  • Selena Gomez
  • Sean Paul
  • Sean Paul
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Lea Michele
  • Luke James
  • Mariah Carey
  • Mariah Carey
  • Candice Glover
  • Karmin
  • Iggy Azalea
  • Cimorelli
  • Cimorelli
  • Kiesza
  • Iggy Azalea
  • Iggy Azalea
  • Ledisi
  • Michael Jackson
  • Michael Jackson
  • Wale
  • Wale
  • Justin Bieber
  • Justin Bieber
  • Justin Bieber
  • Tinie Tempah
  • Icona Pop
  • Icona Pop
  • Naughty Boy
  • Naughty Boy
  • The Saturdays
  • The Saturdays
  • Stooshe
  • Stooshe
  • Jessica Sanchez
  • Jessica Sanchez
  • Selena Gomez
  • Selena Gomez
  • Wale
  • Wale
  • Icona Pop
  • Icona Pop
  • Justin Bieber
  • Justin Bieber
  • Conor Maynard
  • Conor Maynard
  • K'NAAN
  • Leona Lewis
  • Leona Lewis
  • Loreen
  • Karmin
  • Karmin
  • Whitney Houston
  • Carsie Blanton
  • Monica
  • Wiz Khalifa
  • Wiz Khalifa
  • Rita Ora
  • Ne-Yo
  • Ne-Yo
  • Olly Murs
  • Timomatic
  • Timomatic
  • Rihanna
  • Rihanna
  • Justin Bieber
  • Justin Bieber
  • Justin Bieber
  • Kimbra
  • Kimbra
  • Conor Maynard
  • L2M
  • Donkeyboy
  • Donkeyboy
  • Kylie Minogue
  • Demi Grace

Reviews (26)

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  1. Review by Jacob B.
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    Daniela is an amazing producer! She was my first producer to work with when I first tried using SoundBetter and from beginning to end, she was thorough, professional, and respectful. I would recommend anyone that is scared to make the first step with producers to make it with her.

  2. Review by Jovan K.
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    Another song, another satisfied customer. The difference between what I send Daniela and what she comes back with is amazing every time.

  3. Review by Warren G.
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    Daniela and I literally made something out of nothing!!!! And I must say I think everything came out pretty good!!!!! Thanks Daniela. YOU ROCK!!!! Warren J. - Survival Crew Records, Inc.

  4. Review by Jerod G.
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    she's 10/10 when it comes to mixing. her skill is top-notch. her communication is excellent as well. she'll probably be my go to engineer from now on. definitely give her a try.

  5. Review by Paulino Lorenzo
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    Daniela is highly professional, she knows how to translate the producer's perspective. Great communication, outstanding skills. she did a very good job. I´m very satisfied. Totally recommended

  6. Review by Pauly R.
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    Daniela did a great job, the best person I've worked with on SoundBetter.

  7. Review by Sydney E.
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    Daniela is our go to for mixing. She has mixed our entire Album and will definately mix the next. High Level !!!
    SNE Music

  8. Review by Francine B.
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    Detailed work. Great collaboration. Very positive experience.

  9. Review by Gaby G.
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    Daniela is easy to work with. She assessed my project needs and provided me with a stellar mix. Ecstatic with the outcome and will be working with her in the future. Highly recommended!

  10. Review by Jacqui S.
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    Daniela restored two tracks for me that we recorded by my late grandmother in the 40's. They were hard to hear, fuzzy, popping noises, and she restored them so much better than I thought possible! I can't wait to share these with my family!

  11. Review by Bianca R.
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    Daniela is the best mixer I have ever worked with! She is very knowledgeable, determined, and confident in her work. Because I am a natural perfectionist…sometimes I could get really specific, Daniela stood by my mixing notes, giving me exactly what I wanted and more. I will definitely work with her again, you will not be disappointed!

  12. Review by Jovan K.
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    Had a great experience with Daniela. She was very accommodating and had my music sounding great!

  13. Review by Havish D.
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    Great communication and an awesome mix. Highly recommend!

  14. Review by Ari C.
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    I only got a consultation but she was extremely helpful, knowledgable and pleasant to work with! Highly recommended

  15. Review by Sydney E.
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    Working with Daniela has been a fun and pleasent experience. She will definately be mixing all my tracks. Her mixes are fresh.
    She is one of the few who still has a ear for you, not to mention a smile.
    How can we thank you.
    Sydney Eggleston's team

  16. Review by Torrey H.
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    Amazing work! Exactly how I wanted it and beyond. Definitely reccommend :)

  17. Review by Torrey H.
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    Dani is super incredible and down to earth we are enjoying our experience by far no ego with an impressive communication dedication !
    Torrey

  18. Review by Dang
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    From now onwards Daniela is the only person I'm gonna trust for my music. Totally blown away when I heard the final mixed and mastered track. Clear, Crisp and Punchy!! She is Magic!! and the most important thing, through out the process she has been very patience with me. Thanks Daniela!

  19. Review by QC Mastering
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    She is Great!!!!! Very professional and has a good return time on your music.
    I highly recommend her to anybody who wants their music to sound better.
    She brings out the Greatness buried down i a dull song

  20. Review by Nicolas Q.
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    Excellent work! 100 % recommended , totally professional , communication is constant during work! no doubt you'll be happy and satisfied with the result!
    Definitely i will keep working with Daniela!

  21. Review by Erv O.
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    It was an absolute pleasure working with, Daniela. I consider myself lucky to have her help and would recommend her to anyone without reservation.

  22. Review by Jovan K.
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    Got another hot mix from Daniela and am absolutely satisfied. Daniela is super friendly, very courteous, and always helpful. Love working with her and look forward to working more in the near future.

  23. Review by Mitchell
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    worked with over 10 engineers and she's by far the best!

  24. Review by Thomas Page-Main Attraction Music
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    We have worked with Daniella several times now and could not be happier with our experiences. She is so talented, very fast and efficient, and incredibly knowledgeable in her field. She is absolutely one of the very best we have worked with. As a bonus she is fun and easy to be around, which helps to make the long hours in the studio enjoyable.

  25. Review by hourglassent@gmail.com
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    Daniela is AMAZING! She makes the mix process all about the artist while making recommendations to make your project come to life! Daniela openly shares helpful tips as well. I've learned a great deal from her already. She is very professional and fun to work with. There is no ego, or lack of communication!! I will use her again and again!!!

  26. Review by Demi Grace
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    Daniela is the ultimate professional engineer! She pays attention to detail and isn't afraid to give productive suggestions.

Interview with dRIVmusic

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Both, can't live without either!

  3. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  4. A: That I am a fix for all. Good in is Good out, and if pre production and recording are less than adequate, an engineer is limited to how much can be fixed in post.

  5. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  6. A: What is the background and purpose for the song/Ep/Album and where do you envision it going?

  7. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  8. A: Linkin Park, Gwen Stafani, Pharrell ... just a big fan and love their styles and adaptability.

  9. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  10. A: Separate the creative process from the technical process :)

  11. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  12. A: A wide range of genres, but typically Pop, R&B, Hip Hop, Urban, Indie, Soul, Electronic and Crossover.

  13. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  14. A: Ability to listen with fresh and unbiased ears. Every song is different and requires a different approach.

  15. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  16. A: Stargate, The Elev3n, Pharrell Williams, Manny Fresh, Alex Da Kid, Ariel Rechtshaid, The Invisible Men, Dr. Dre, Mike Del Rio, so many to list but those are a couple of my favs!

  17. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  18. A: Vocal Recording, Track and Vocal Editing, Vocal Comping & Tuning, Pre and Post mixing, Session Cleanup/Prep/Archiving, Song Consultation, Voice Overs.

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Terms Of Service

Mixing: ref mix + 2 free revisions. Editing: edit + 2 free revisions. Mastering: main master + 1 free revision ($10 per each version)

GenresSounds Like
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Halsey
  • Calvin Harris
Gear Highlights
  • Pro Tools 12
  • Logic 9 and X
  • Waves Bundle
  • UAD Bundle
  • Nueman U-87
  • ST-59 FET Mic
  • Outboard Gear: Avalon 737
  • UA 1176
  • API Series
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