What are you working on at the moment?
At the moment i´m working on a businessplan to create my own Recording-Studio in Germany.
Analog or digital and why?
What do you like most about your job?
The creativity, the contact with other peoples, always a new kind of thing
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
Most people are upset about paying 1,99$ for one Song on iTunes but they do not see whats behind this work.
They want to get paid for their work with thausends of dollars and are not willing to pay others for their work.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Talk about all things going through your head, its never a bad thing to clearly describe what you want or what you imagine.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
I´m always dreaming of one time working with Hans Zimmer or someone like Chris Lorde-Alge.
What do you bring to a song?
I think there are a few things every Engineer is doing different, so there are generally a few things every engineers brings to a track.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I´m using an 6 core 8 gb ram Pc and a i7 16gb ram MacbookPro. The Interface i´m using is a Steinberg UR22 with up to 192kHz Samplerate, i know thats a pretty simple one but for all i´m doing it is enough and if you know how it sounds ou can get everything you need. DAW´s i´m using are ProTools 10 HD and Cubase. For my Monitors i´m using Adam F7 and a few lower price references.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
There a way more than i can write down.
For Composition: Hans Zimmer, Brian Tyler, Two Steps From Hell, Ramin Djawadi, John Williams etc.
For Mix & Mastering: Chris Lorde Alge, Tony Maserati, Scott Humphrey, Adrew Scheps etc.