ERIK-G MUSIK

Music Producer, Media Composer

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I make music for television and film – which includes experience in sync licensing, producing, mixing, and mastering within tight deadlines. If you are an artist who needs help producing a record, or if you need custom music for your show or film, then I'm your guy! I'm also a session pianist, keyboardist, and vocalist if you need that as well.

Hi everyone! I'm music producer and mix engineer who's music has been in numerous films, television, and commercial ads. Highlights include: The Bradshaw Bunch, Fast Foodies, License To Kill, Who Do You Think You Are, 911 Crisis Center, Shrek The Third, and Megamind. I've also produced directly for companies like Megatrax, Viacom, and Spotify. When I'm not making music, I run operations for The Career Musician by Nomad – Who's mission is to empower musicians with strategies for a sustainable career!

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Interview with ERIK-G MUSIK

  1. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  2. A: I go back and forth between a studio in Burbank near Disney Studios, and my home studio in Granada Thrills! I'm fully equipped for most recording needs (except for drum kit tracking).

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

  4. A: I love the rigorous learning. With each job, it's like I'm being paid to become a better version of myself.

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

  6. A: I run operations for the platform The Career Musician. I also co-host, edit, mix, master, and publish our podcast “The Career Musician Podcast” by Nomad. Our mission is to empower aspiring musicians with strategies for a sustainable career. The Career Musician Podcast is streaming on all platforms!

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

  8. A: I promise to be professional, fair, consistent, easy going, fun to work with, and most important of all... I promise to make your vision come true.

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

  10. A: How can I best assist you? What do you need from me? When is the deadline? What is your budget?

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

  12. A: Have a clear vision and intention, but be prepared to explore options you haven’t thought of yet, and be ready to make drastic changes for the benefit of your own art.

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

  14. A: A grand piano, laptop, interface, midi controller, and condenser mic.

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

  16. A: I’ve been working in the professional music industry for 10 years now. I went to CSUN for music. And I’ve been playing piano since age 6. I even had a teaching stint for about 5 years as a public elementary school music educator. So I can guarantee that I have lots of patience and understanding.

  17. Q: How would you describe your style?

  18. A: I’m a chameleon, but you’ll always be able to tell its an ERIK-G production because my musical decisions are always well-informed and with a clear intention. I love playing around with layers and arrangement. But no matter what, I cater to what the song needs.

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

  20. A: I would love to work with Bruno Mars encause he’s bringing back all the things I loved about 90s music. I’m a sucker for throwbacks!

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

  22. A: I run operations for the The Career Musician Podcast with Nomad. I also edit, mix, master, and publish the podcast. Our mission is to empower aspiring pro musicians with strategies for a sustainable career. The Career Musician Podcast is streaming on all platforms! Go listen, seriously.

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

  24. A: How can I best assist you? When is the deadline?

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

  26. A: Have a clear vision and intention, but also be flexible and prepared to explore new options that I may suggest.

  27. Q: How would you describe your style?

  28. A: I’m a chameleon. I love playing around with layers and arrangement. But no matter what, I'm a servant to what the music needs, not what I need.

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

  30. A: I’ve been working in the music industry for about 10 years now. I started gigging and touring back in 2010 while I was still in college (studying music, of course). Before that, I began playing music at around six years old; playing piano, latin percussion, singing, and even salsa dancing!

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

  32. A: I would love to work with Bruno Mars because he’s bringing back all the things I loved about 90s music. I’m a sucker for throwbacks!

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

  34. A: I promise to be professional, fair, consistent, easy going, fun to work with, and most important of all... I promise to bring your musical vision to life!

  35. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  36. A: My trained ear, and my fast turn around time.

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

  38. A: I breathe life and excitement into a song. I help facilitate the artist's vision into fruition.

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

  40. A: I do a lot of pop records but I’m versed in many contemporary genres.

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

  42. A: A grand piano, laptop, interface, midi controller, and condenser mic.

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

  44. A: All production methods are fair game. The only thing that matters is the sound coming out of your monitors. If it sounds good, then it probably is good.

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

  46. A: All production methods are fair game. The only thing that matters is the sound coming out of your monitors. If it sounds good, then it probably is good.

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

  48. A: I do a lot of pop records but I’m well-rounded and versed in many contemporary genres.

  49. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  50. A: My trained ear, and my distinct vision/flavor.

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

  52. A: I breathe life and excitement into a song. I help facilitate the artists’ vision into fruition.

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

  54. A: I do a lot of composing, producing, arranging, beat making, jingle writing, mixing, mastering, and session work on piano/keys, and voice.

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