Bernardo Martins

Remote Mixing & Mastering

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This is the place for your Bedroom Pop, Indie, Dream Pop, Lofi songs.

A very sensitive mixer. I add textures carefully and balance things to enhance the listener's experience and better evoke the feeling the artist is aiming. 12+ years of experience.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

Interview with Bernardo Martins

  1. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  2. A: Interacting with incredible human beings, artists and their emotions

  3. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  4. A: Gab Ferreira. (Songwriting, recording, producing, mixing, mastering)

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: Bruno Silveira (Drummer)

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Both. Some analog artifacts makes me happy.

  9. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  10. A: Do you send me a file ready for releasing on digital platforms? Answer: Yes! (Mixed and mastered ready for streaming)

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

  12. A: That I can make poorly written songs into better written songs. Vocals that are poorly recorded into something extremely well captured.

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

  14. A: References. Should I get crazy on it or stick to the plan?

  15. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  16. A: Your song must feel good. with a great songwriting and a basic recording. Then we are good to go.

  17. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  18. A: A laptop, a charger, an power generator (infinity power), Ns10 monitoring and my Apogee converters

  19. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  20. A: 12+ years producing and mixing. Much more as a musician.

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

  22. A: Always be a little more creative than technical.

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

  24. A: Indie, alternative, bedroom pop, dream pop, lofi, R&B

  25. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  26. A: Make it sound powerful and being creative with fx.

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

  28. A: Clarity, texture, bass response management, lofi characteristics, special vocal treatment.

  29. Q: What's your typical work process?

  30. A: Receive the tracks, analyze it and let the music talk to me. Let the hands go.

  31. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  32. A: Hybrid approach. I use some analog effects to give my projects a vintage or degradation vibe.

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

  34. A: Original people

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

  36. A: Mixing & Mastering

Terms Of Service

3 revisions included. 35 dollars for additional revision.

GenresSounds Like
  • Daniela Andrade
  • Mac DeMarco
  • Phoebe Bridgers
Gear Highlights
  • Universal Audio
  • Collection of old tubes from 50s to 70s for vintage sounds
  • 1176
  • Warm Audio
  • DBX
  • Slate Digital
  • Softube
  • Apogee
  • NS10s
  • Cerwin Vega
  • Spring reverb
  • Strymon
  • Keeley
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