Paul McElwain

Writer, Engineer, Producer

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I've been writing, producing, and engineering for 10 years...my work has millions of streams on digital retailers. Spotify, Soundcloud, etc. I have written and produced for pop artists like LAUV and Fall Out Boy. I traveled the world as a DJ performing my own music for years and now have settled in Chicago to do more studio and engineering work.

I began as a bedroom producer at the university of Illinois in 2010. I learned to DJ to show case my work, this took me around the world performing in places like Vietnam, Mexico, Germany, Italy, and all around the United States. I do my own vocals, I write for myself and others, I engineer my own vocals and others, I produce beats and full arrangements for myself and others. I do a bit of everything but my primary focus is in vocal engineering and writing melodies and hooks for myself and others. I used to be just an EDM producer, that taught me a lot and I have a vast skill set in producing but I prefer to work on vocals and melodies etc.

If you need your vocals engineered into pop sounding professional vocals, that is my forte, if you need hooks written or verses written in the pop hip hop style, that is also a specialty of mine.

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AllMusic verified credits for Milk N Cooks
  • Milk N Cooks
  • Fall Out Boy

5 Reviews

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  1. Review by Austin Fillmore
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    Paul is incredible to work with. He always goes above and beyond what is expected. Fantastic writer, efficient engineer, and just an overall good dude! Will be working with him more for sure!

  2. Review by Michelle M.
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    It was great working with you, helped me with the sound I wanted and delivered beyond my expectations, look forward to working on more songs!

  3. Review by Kerry Kathleen
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    Paul has a way of bringing my song to life in remix form that is so special. I worked with him on a remix and he took the time to really get to know what I wrote the song about and deliver a new result that was so different, unexpected and beautiful. I loved working with him and he is so creative and talented. He’s super fun to work and really cares about your insights during the process. Also just an all around badass producer/remixer.

  4. Review by Austin Fillmore
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    I have worked with Paul a lot and he always delivers a top quality product...one of the best in the game right now!!!

  5. Review by Evan Price
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    Paul is a highly skilled producer and song writer. He can makes club bangers, chill tracks, and everything in between. His professionalism is something I look for in clients and artists. 🔥

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