Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
yes. a lot!
Analog or digital and why?
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
Ill get you to the SONIC PROMISED LAND
What do you like most about your job?
That I get to work on music and cool things and that my clients are happy!
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
How much do you charge? It depends.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That you need to study stuff to do it.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
When do you need this by? and how much is your budget?
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
wait, you mean deserted?
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I was writing, recording and touring with my band as an artist from 2003-2009 after which I switched sides and concentrated on music production from 2009 onwards when I uprooted myself from the Philippines and moved to the US to study. I have been doing it ever since.
How would you describe your style?
Meticulous and Musical.
Can you share one music production tip?
If it sounds good, it sounds good.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Mostly good music. Sometimes bad :D
What's your strongest skill?
I listen to my clients.
What do you bring to a song?
My personality. Each person is unique and bring something cool to the table.
What's your typical work process?
I ask the client what they need and then I do it.
Tell us about your studio setup.
Computer, Speakers, Headphones, Audio Interface, a bunch of hard drives, a couple plugins and a trackball mouse.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Paul Epworth, Butch Vig, Tony Visconti, Cat Stevens, Brendan O Brien, Andy Wallace. Kimbra, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Alice in Chains, Beck, Radiohead, Hillsong United, a lot of my peers. I like music and I find inspiration in a lot of places.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Music and Audio Production / Mix and everything that falls under that. Tuning, Comping, Editing, Spectral Repair, you name it.