One goal in mind (Diamond) Every time!
Graduate of Howard W. Blake High School
Graduate of Dark Horse Institute
Record, Mixx&Master Engineer based out of Savannah/ Atlanta Georgia.
I work every record with a mainstream aspect in mind, so you (The artist) can expect quality results the first time with crystal clear vocals, well placed instrumentation, spacious audio blend.
Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.
Interview with MixxedAfro
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Tyree Thomas
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both! Analog produces unmatched saturation and warmth! Though digital can emulate I don’t find that it’s the same for all applications! Digital is nice when you want to get surgical.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: One thing in mind (Diamond) every time!
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Experiencing new music the world has yet to hear!
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: I only Record, Mixx&Master. I don’t produce beats!
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: How do you want your end result to sound? What artist inspire your work?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: The END result of your Mixxed Record STARTS with where and how you are Record. If the instrumentation & recording quality are poor, the end result will be subpar! If the instrumentation & recording quality are superior, the end result will be Diamond quality!
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Studio/ Touring Saxophonist & Singer. I have been an Artist for 12 years and a Record, Mixx&Master Engineer for 7 years.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Michael Brecker/ Mac Miller/ Xxtentacion/ Amy Winehouse Though they have passed, their artistic styling and open creativeness fuels my passion to be a better artist and consistent quality.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Music! I love creating and building the unknown. Flavor is everything!
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Balance Instrumentation Stems Shape instrument Imaging and Dynamic Vocal shaping and cleaning -Eq -Compress -Excite -Reverb -Delay -Modulate
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: IMac - UAD Apollo Twin MKII - Warm Audio 47- Logic Pro X - Yamaha HS8/ HS10 sub
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Vocal editing (Manual&Auto-Tuning, Cleaning Vocal Harshness&Muddiness, Balancing Vocal Volumes) Balancing Istrumentation Stems (Clearing Space, Controlling Dynamics, Rearrange to fit your vocal performance)
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: EP for Killa-T and DeeDiner0Baby
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: How quickly will you be done? Can you finish my Record today? - Average work time is 1-2 weeks - I charge an additional $60 for rush orders
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Saxophone Composition paper (Assuming there is power) Warm Audio-47 Microphone IMac UAD Interface
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Adaptable, I have explored many corners of the music realm and like to combined genre sonic styling so your music can pop!
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Simplicity IS Complexity
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Hip-Hop R&B Soul Jazz
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: (Radio Ready) Diamond Record Quality with excitement and dynamic
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Noah “40” Shebib Timberland Pensado Matthew Weiss Cameron Cartee Just Blaze
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Every project I’ve worked on always brings a new element to the table, some elements are with learning curves others with new ways to approach the art. I enjoy music and am always excited to try something new!