Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Season 3 of East Los High Episode 8&10 on Hulu because my sister was casted on the show that picked up one of the songs I produced and wrotel
What are you working on at the moment?
My 3rd solo project
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Mickey Shiloh , Producer Dez, Rey Reel
Analog or digital and why?
Digital , just because it's what I'm around. Not opposed to the other though...
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I can and will deliver
What do you like most about your job?
I consider it funemployment
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
Is that you on the song?
My answer: Yes
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
Hmmm not sure about this one...
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
How soon can you send me the track ? Lol
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Just be open minded and dont get caught up in the politics of creating based on radio formats or major lable formats. Being innovative is key
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Voice recorder, Headphones, and batteries assuming this Island has no electricity outlets
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
How would you describe your style?
Very rangy but I wouldn't say I had any style because I'm not boxed in to any particualr sound , genre or style
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
I would have loved to work with Nina Simone because her arrangments and lyrics were ground breaking and stand alone
Can you share one music production tip?
Have no fear and try something everyday you've never done before
What type of music do you usually work on?
Hip Hop, RnB, Pop
What's your strongest skill?
Top Lining, Song writing, Producing in no particular order
What do you bring to a song?
Uniqueness and always to bring something new and innovative to the table
What's your typical work process?
For top lining I just right in, spit out of some cool melodies and lyrics and comp the best parts before writing lyrics.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I work out of a few different studios in the LA area and all have the main thing I need to deliver the job...Pro Tools , a microphone and speakers
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Nina Simone, Queen,Jimmy Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Ennio Morricone, Sade , and the list goes on...
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Mainly top line and song write for Hip Hop , Pop and RnB