Graduated Greenville University where I studied audio engineering, with a minor in Music Business. Since then, I have worked on countless records with artists such as Summer Walker, London On da Track, Boogie, Nard & B, Ayo and Keyz, and labels such as Interscope Records and LVRN Records. Located in Atlanta where I work at LVRN/Interscope Records
I personally mix and master every song in a state of the art acoustically treated control room. I use Pro Tools 12 and along with analog gear and plugins from companies such as Waves Plugins, Universal Audio, Soundtoys, Fabfilter, and many more. My dedication to making my clients 100% happy is truly unique and something you won’t find anywhere else. Contact me now to start your next project!
My goal is to provide an experience that is tailored to your needs. No matter the budget, I pride myself on providing professional customer service. I guarantee you will be satisfied with my work.
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4 Reviews - 1 Repeat ClientEndorse Michael H.
Michael is really nice to work with, very fast delivery and does the job extremely well! Will def be working more in the future
This is my third time working with Michael and he has outdone himself yet again. Quick turnaround time, premier sound, and amazing creativity.
Very professional and a pleasure to work with! Another excellent job! Another great mixed track! Very quick, timely, and well thought through mix.
Michael did great. He was quick to respond, quickly executed any revisions I requested, and was a pleasure to work with. The mix sounds great. Thanks again. Highly recommend him for any of your projects.
Interview with Michael H.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Analog, Sounds smoother, natural, and better!
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Delivering the end product to clients and knowing they are in love with what I provided for them!
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: A typical question would be certain things they want on the record and I tell them why not!
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: I don't think I have come across that with anyone yet...THAT'S a good thing!
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Why they choose me and how can I fulfil the picture behind their records
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: If you can believe in my skills and talent, I can guarantee you that you won't be disappointed!
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Laptop, Headphone, Microphone, Interface, and XL Cable
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Audio Engineer/Producer. I have been an Audio Engineering for about 7 years but has been 3 years in the industry
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Smooth & Natural with a taste of 3D dimension to the overall record
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I would love to work with Tyla Yahweh because of his melodic elements, Voice, lyrics, and talents put into his songs! I love his genre just in general.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Don't force yourself and always think outside of the box.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Wavy Trap, R&B, Melodic Trap, Trap, Hip-hop, Pop, Singer-Songwriter
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Getting my client's work done on time along with if there are any revisions that need to be done to the record.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring a taste of unique 3D dimension to songs that attach the listener or make them feel they are the song when listened to. That feeling is fulfilling, exciting, and makes you put a smile on your face. Alongside touches of productions that give the song smooth or intense transitions throughout the song.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Getting to know the artist and understanding the story behind the record is very important before moving forward with working on the record.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Apollo Interface JBL Studio Monitors Tube Preamp System MacBook Pro Screen Monitor Waves Plugins, UAD Plugins, 3rd Party plugins Studio Desk by Output
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: It changes over a certain amount of time because music is always evolving, but at the moment for Engineers Andrew Scheps and Chris Lord Alge. For producers Archer, he produced "Girls need Love" by Summer Walker
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: The most common type of work I do for clients mostly consists of Mixing or Mixing & Mastering records
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I'm still yet to accomplish a project that's a big goal of mine to be proud of!
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I'm currently working on putting out a few digital vocal preset templates on my website for artists looking to record songs without having to spend time in Pro Tools to polish up the song, but rather the work is all done for them. All they need to do is record vocal and it already sounds fantastic!
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: I do not!