Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Juke Box Group - Las Vegas. Produced and Mastered
What are you working on at the moment?
On a country song from texas. Moldau works in the nighttime for an RNB singer from Netherlands.
Analog or digital and why?
Analog. It sounds real.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
To be reachable.
What do you like most about your job?
We like the before - after tests.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What should the result be like.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
We are ALWAYS there for you.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
Antelope 384, UAD Apollo (komplete), SolarPower - Plug, Macbook PTLE installed, AKG K812
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
We are three persons.
O. Baran - since 12 years
M. Schneider - since 7 years
L. Moldau - since 9 years
How would you describe your style?
Always on the same level as like as our clients.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
We don't try to reach commercial artist. They are welcome, too.
Can you share one music production tip?
Everybody, but not Rick Rubin.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Electric, Country and Rock.
What's your strongest skill?
What do you bring to a song?
Warmth, POWER, performance.
What's your typical work process?
Checking first the quality, sample rates, mono/stereo, loudness, frequencies and the vibe.
Then start, piece by piece, write down what we did and two persons check again the result.
We try mostly out how it sounds on tape, which noise shaper is better, etc...
Tell us about your studio setup.
We have high class equipment, not to much, but the most important racks we use should be one of the best of audio engineering. Important is for us ADDA.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
The way, how they believe in them selves.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
The most work we do for our clients. We try to listen to them to understand the ideas of the result.
It is important for us to keep our business in secure. The most we do is mastering, we mix a bit more on the track if we get a STEM mastering sometimes.