Saint N. Akpojotor

Session Guitarist

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I'm a Full-time Session Guitarist with extensive experience in High Quality Sound. I have recorded Guitars on hundreds of Songs and I am familiar with different genres including Gospel, Pop, Hip hop, Reggae, RnB, Soul, Afrobeat, Trap beat, Rap beat, etc.

I've worked with many individuals and companies around the world by providing my services through;
* Guitar Tracks.

I will use my 10+ years experience in the media industry to craft your unique sound to the next level.

My Professional and reliable attitude with my Clients has Earn me a lot of successful long term relationship all over the Globe.

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Interview with Saint N. Akpojotor

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

  2. A: I recorded guitars and also edited Audio for a client in 2019. I'm very proud of the project. It was played MTV base some top rated TV stations.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: Just finished editing an Audio for a client based in US some moments ago. About starting another guitar Tracking.

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: I love using analog because of the warmth of the sound that is produced. I also like using digital for ease of use. When tracking electric guitars, I usually prefer recording with a mic'd up tube amp.

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

  8. A: I can express myself much more when recording guitars and editing Audios.

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

  10. A: What are your rates/ prices? I typically answer by asking them what their budget is. Depending on the project, the rate will also be affected by the amount of tracks that need to be created to make the project sound best.

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

  12. A: That you need to have the most expensive gear to create the best sounds.

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

  14. A: What style would you like the project to be, reference other artists/groups. What instruments would you like on the project... what is dominant and secondary? BPM and key of the project?

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

  16. A: I love to work with references. Give me an idea of what artist/group you would like the project to sound similar to.

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

  18. A: Laptop, Guitar, Audio interface, Studio monitor, Microphone

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

  20. A: Im a full-time Audio engineer and session Guitarist. I've 15+ years experience in Guitar and 10+ years in Audio engineering with great success working artist, journalist music producers etc

  21. Q: How would you describe your style?

  22. A: (Fusion) EDM, Afrobeat, Rock, Gospel, Reggae, Pop

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

  24. A: Travis Greene, Adele I love their approach and simplicity in music.

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

  26. A: I take time line up my jobs to the grid. I always want to make it easy for the producer to drop in my guitar tracks into their session (DAW). I label my tracks so the producer/ Audio engineer knows what they are getting.

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

  28. A: I primarily work on EDM, Afrobeat, Pop, Rock, Gospel, Christian, Praise & Worship, and other projects for commercial and film.

  29. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  30. A: Guitar tracking, Audio Editing.

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

  32. A: Great Ideas and options that would improve the project.

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

  34. A: I provide multiple takes for the producer to pick and choose from. I will typically start with a rough track that has keys, drums, bass, possibly a lead vocal. Having a rough vocal is important so that I don't write parts that could step on the vocal.

  35. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  36. A: HARDWARES: M-AUDIO interface. Fender Squier Stratocaster Guitar. Yamaha Guitar. Boss GT10 guitar processor. Behringer Monitor. Behringer Mic200 Tube Ultragain Preamp.

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

  38. A: Guitar Tracking, Audio Editing, Mixing and Mastering.

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GenresSounds Like
  • Norman Brown
  • George Benson
  • Jonathan Butler
Gear Highlights
  • Boss GT100 Guitar Processor
  • M Audio Interface
  • behringer mic200 tube Ultragain Preamp
  • Wave plugins
  • Behringer Monitor
  • Fender Squier Stratocaster
  • Yamaha Guitar Steinberg Cubase
  • Adobe Audition
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