CHANDLER MOGEL

THE Rock Singer You Need!

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CHANDLER MOGEL on SoundBetter

Singer of Internationally-Acclaimed Melodic Rock Band OUTLOUD, also Punky Meadows (Angel) and Michael Denner (Mercyful Fate). Session (Lead) Singer on Over 25 Albums. Dynamic PRO!

I am like very few other rock singers out there and I'll tell you why: I sing for the SONG no matter what and have a wide variety of styles and colors besides Rock to pull from, thus keeping the vocal fresh and interesting at all times. Very integrated and soulful approach for the song when needed. I'm excited to take your song to the next level!!!

I am a PROFESSIONAL ROCK VOCALIST and I work primarily as a session singer, having performed on over 400 songs and on over 25 albums. I have achieved international recognition as a singer with my rock band OUTLOUD, releasing 4 albums and touring in Europe, appearing on national TV in Greece and also on the cover of Metal Hammer magazine twice, the country's largest rock publication. I also perform with Punky Meadows (the guitar player from the popular 70's rock band ANGEL), of which our album "Fallen Angel" came in on Billboard at #6 on the New Artist chart and #136 on the Top 200 in 2016.

Additionally, I have been named Best Unsigned Artist in Starcentral Magazine (an Australian publication) and featured on the home page of popular music-based social media site ReverbNation. My work with NJ-based group Iron Bridge Band received two Grammy considerations for Best Rock Album in 2013 and one also in 2016. I have also have recorded albums with Michael Denner (Mercyful Fate) & Jeff Waters (Annihilator).

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

Credits

AllMusic verified credits for Chandler Mogel
  • Punky Meadows
  • Punky Meadows
  • Iron Bridge Band
  • Iron Bridge Band
  • Iron Bridge Band
  • Outloud
  • Outloud
  • Iron Bridge Band
  • Iron Bridge Band
  • Iron Bridge Band
  • Dangered Ace
  • Outloud
  • Outloud
  • Drive She Said
  • Taz Taylor Band
  • Taz Taylor Band
  • Taz Taylor Band
  • Taz Taylor Band
  • Chris Bickley
Discogs verified credits for Chandler Mogel
  • Vitalij Kuprij's Revenge
  • Talon (5)
  • Outloud (4)
  • Dangered Ace
  • Outloud (4)
  • D-I-O-N
  • Chris Bickley
  • Outloud (4)
  • The Feckers
  • Theater Of The Absurd
  • Iron Bridge Band
  • Khaos (8)
  • Porphyra
  • Outloud (4)
  • Radio Exile
  • Lunar (14)
  • Various
  • Punky Meadows
  • Denner's Inferno
  • Lunar (14)
  • Denner's Inferno
  • Chris Manning (3)
  • Cap Outrun
  • Lunar (14)
  • Various
  • Chris Bickley

Languages

  • English

136 Reviews - 17 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Michael
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    Chandler is a professional vocalist and lyric writer. The talented singer delivers a incredible array of expressions and dynamics to the story being told in the music.

  2. Review by Tarek R.
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    Chandler nailed his vocals on my track in literally one day! If you're looking for a solid rock singer, look no further. Chandler is your guy!

  3. Review by Marcelo R.
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    Chandler is absolutely impressive!! He not only improved our song but raised it to another level. He put heart and soul on every line!! Check it out: https://youtu.be/t0ilKNeukk0?si=Vwq_HOuY0dkl6n4X

  4. Review by steve j.
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    Chandler was great to work with and nailed the project in one take. Thx much

  5. Review by Bruno C.
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    Chandler was simply amazing! He was the perfect fit for our rock ballad and I'm so happy we worked together. He's extremely versatile, a true pro. And so easy to work with. The end result was beyond our expectations for sure.

  6. Review by Steffen Bott
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    Great singer, great musician!! Great job and easy to collaborate, knows exactly what’s needed!!
    Thank you so much.

  7. Review by Shawn W.
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    Chandler is the best. So easy to work with. Great vocals. Has great ideas too!

  8. Review by Shawn W.
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    The man, the myth, THE LEGEND!

  9. Review by Spenser Phoenix
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    Chandler is a true pro, he got me the vocals in less than a week including heaps of harmonies and layers and really brought the song to life! Will definitely be working with him in the future :)

  10. Review by Andrew Johnston
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    Wonderful singer. Chandler was a great match for our song and delivered exactly what I was hoping for.

  11. Review by Shawn W.
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    Great singer to work with! Super quick and efficient. Will hire again !

  12. Review by Shawn W.
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    Awesome singer, super easy to work with also. Hire him!

  13. Review by Shawn W.
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    Great job! Another song for us was done exceptionally. Doing even more now!

  14. Review by Shawn W.
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    wow! a spectacular singer! Hire him TODAY!

  15. Review by Matt C.
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    I brought in Chandler for one of my hard-rock projects, and he delivered hard-rock singing with a lot of style!

  16. Review by Keep P.
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    Chandler delivers a top notch professional service in a timely manner. We very much appreciate his contributions his talent made to the songs we’re working on. Excellent communicator with quick responses, too – highly recommended!!

  17. Review by Craig H.
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    This is getting to be a pleasant routine but I must again say how great it is to work with Chandler. He is consistent and always comes through with great tracks. He is true to his word with respect to delivering the tracks on time and is so easy to communicate with. A-list singer!

  18. Review by Andrew G.
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    Chandler is such a great artist who seems to know the exact perfect way to bring the vocals and melody together. Genius, pure musical genius!

  19. Review by freseg66
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    Chandler is very professional in everything he do! Good in communicate with customer, delivers promptly (superfast) and always as promissed and with a fantastic end-result! Looking forward to work with him again. Thank you Chandler for your help and support! BR Fredrik Segerstedt

  20. Review by Omri B.
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    Chandler is a greate singer, easy to work with and delievered quality tracks in time. I would definitely work with him againl.

Interview with CHANDLER MOGEL

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

  2. A: If you like hard rock or heavy metal, please check out a record I did with my good friend, guitarist Stephen Dadaian, and engineer Ethan Bill (who is my engineer on all clients' tracks through here). The band name is PAREIDOLIA and the album is called 'Denied Truths'. I wrote lyrics and melodies and performed all vocals. This is a great representation of me as a singer and the mix and production is nothing short of awesome IMO !

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

  4. A: I'm working on a full album project for a heavy metal guitar player in Denmark. It sounds HUGE!!!!

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

  6. A: Tommy Kessler for guitar, Boris Ivanov for keyboard & Ethan Bill for music production.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Oooh analog for the warmth for sure. My engineer uses a combination of analog and digital, so clients still get the warmth of analog in the vocal tracks, as they are run through a board. The digital side is mostly for convenience. Most analog users use a mix of analog and digital these days.

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: My promise is that I will perform vocals on my client's song(s) to the best of my ability, giving 110% always. Unfortunately I can never promise that they will love it, as music is very subjective - but I hope they will listen to the songs on my profile ahead of time and determine if I'm a good fit for their project.

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

  12. A: That it's what I love to do. I'll accept nothing less. I'm driven by the urge to sing, create, and basically make something that will exist forever.

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

  14. A: Everything they need to know is posted here and on my profile, but sometimes they will ask technical questions, about file delivery, etc. FYI - final stems (dry files) for mixing are normally delivered after the payment is released, for obvious reasons. A reference mix is provided beforehand so the client can hear what has been done and thus approve.

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

  16. A: Hmmm, probably that guys can't sing high ! A lot of songs I do where the melody is already written, it will be in a lower key than it should, or even in the key that was comfortable for the writer (big mistake). I can sing relatively in any male key so I would advise the client to check out my sample tracks and listen to my range before coming up with the melody - although many times, the melody is already written when they come to me. It's all fine and I will sing whatever they like, but many times I feel a song could benefit more being written in a key that's best for the singer.

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

  18. A: I ask them what their budget and time frame for the project are, I also ask what kind of style they are looking for in the vocal, and if they have any bits of guidance that they want to give me before I start the project. This is important as something could be missed and it could come up after the fact. I always make sure to communicate as much as possible with the client.

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

  20. A: Be sure that it's me you want for your song before you hire me. Don't ask me to do free demos. You should be able to tell if I'm a good fit for your music by listening to my samples. I can always provide more if you want.

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

  22. A: Well I'm not a gear head, that's my engineer lol. But I would take CDs lol . Which ones? That would be super tough . It would take me a year to decide !

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

  24. A: This is it ! I'm a full time professional singer for over 10 years now. Nothing else I would rather do. I do a lot of studio work on Soundbetter and elsewhere, and I also perform at many live gigs in the NYC area and all over the world year round.

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: As I mentioned earlier, I'm a rock singer by trade - from the "purist" school of rock singers lol - very melodic and clean , but still rock. Can add some rasp when needed, but don't have natural rasp. I can sing in pretty much whatever key you need. Everything I sing is in full (chest) voice, and falsetto is used only for color - never for a cop out :)

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

  28. A: That's a good question - probably Deep Purple - I would love to front them and get them back to their hey day :) They have always been one of my favorite bands!

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

  30. A: Always make sure you get good clean takes. Get the best possible performance you can for every part of the song. Make sure that you (or your engineer) are well versed in the DAW you are using and also PRODUCE the singer, don't just let him do his own thing and "fix everything later". Don't just hit the space bar. Run the session. You as the engineer have a responsibility to do that if there is not another party producing the track (as these days, there usually isn't).

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

  32. A: Well I'm usually doing rock, but can perform all styles well. I've done a wide variety of things, even children's songs! Clients should feel totally comfortable in my versatility.

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: Singing is definitely it :) I also like to pride myself in customer service, as I am very good at communication and with people. This can apply to any job, especially jobs like these. It's all about what the client wants and needs.

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

  36. A: I sing for the SONG no matter what and have a wide variety of styles and colors besides Rock to pull from, thus keeping the vocal fresh and interesting at all times. I bring a very integrated and soulful approach for the song when needed.

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

  38. A: Like I mentioned above, I work with a pro engineer out of a pro studio. We go over and over the song until we get the best possible takes for pitch, time, tone, and delivery. Then the client is sent a vocal reference mix mp3 for approval. If they like it , then they are sent the stems (dry files) of the vocals. Minor revisions are allowed but limited and 9 times out of 10, not needed. I also can provide the client with 3 takes of each part , in lieu of one take and reference mix, if they prefer.

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: I work with a professional engineer (one of the best in the business) to get the best possible takes / tracks for my client. This is what the basic set up is : DAW: Pro Tools 10 HD / Mac Pro / Digidesign 192 i/o / Vocal Mic: Shure SM7b So clients actually get two sets of professional ears on their music when they hire me :)

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

  42. A: I'm inspired by a lot of 70's hard rock singers - such as Glenn Hughes, David Coverdale, Joe Lynn Turner, etc. I really love the funk and soul bands of the 70's as well, even though I'm a rock singer by trade - I'm very influenced by stuff like Tower of Power, Hall & Oates, Stevie Wonder, etc.

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

  44. A: Well, the most common job I guess are when someone has a track with lyrics and melody already written and they just want me to put vocals to it. But sometimes they want me to write the lyrics and melody, or sometimes they have lyrics and just want the melody, so I perform that service as well.

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GenresSounds Like
  • Lou Gramm
  • Paul Rodgers
  • Joe Lynn Turner
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  • DAW: Pro Tools 10 HD / Mac Pro / Digidesign 192 i/o / Preferred Vocal Mic: Shure SM7b
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