Ricardo Garcia

Remote mixing/mastering, Bass

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Been doing live sound for over 8 years, and went to school in Hollywood for mix and mastering engineering. I also play bass, and can track remotely and send you ideas for your tracks!

Mixing and mastering, session bass. I have the most experience with hip hop and R&B but I can also mix electronic music, folk, rock and most other genres.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

Interview with Ricardo Garcia

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Nothing beats that analog warmth. If it's available, always go analog. But digital plug ins are amazing nowadays

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

  4. A: I'm always surrounded by music

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

  6. A: Have a conversation with the provider to make sure they actually know what they're talking about. And make sure they're listening to what YOU want.

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

  8. A: My career path was the one I was on before covid. I was touring the world mixing bands at live events. Now I'm trying to apply my skills remotely!

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

  10. A: KISS (keep it simple, stupid). Don't try to do too much if it isn't absolutely necessary.

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

  12. A: My own music is different sub genres within electronic music. House, techno, bass, and I also do trap and RnB

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

  14. A: I can take a rough mix and bring it to life. I have different approaches to this depending on what kind of song it is.

  15. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  16. A: Yamaha HS8s, a few analog synthesizers, an MPK49, and Ableton live 10. Racks and racks of 3rd party plug ins.

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

  18. A: I'm mainly a touring live sound engineer but also help clients set up Ableton sessions for live Playback, mix sessions, master, and play bass.