Analog or digital and why?
Digital because we live in the 21st century and there are so many great tools out there to use.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
To give the best we can, for their record.
What do you like most about your job?
The different people coming along, and the different music
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
How much does it cost?
It cost what it you want. But be aware that the less you pay, the less time you'll get in the studio.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What is the goal your aiming for with this production?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Take your time...
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
MacBook, ProTools, Synth, Mic, AcousticGuitar
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
We both studied on the SAE in Frankfurt but did our own recordings for several years as a hobby.
How would you describe your style?
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Arcade Fire (because of the challange)
Can you share one music production tip?
Be openminded to the music that is played.
What type of music do you usually work on?
We work on so many different types of music. But manly it's guitar-driven.
What's your strongest skill?
As being musicans, our strongest skill probably is, to offer the musicians language and help on nearly every instrument coming along.
What do you bring to a song?
We love to bring our ideas to every customer coming in. As we both play several instruments, we love to offer ideas that will push the song forward.
Also we love experimentating with effects while mixing.
What's your typical work process?
There is nothing like a typical work process.
Tell us about your studio setup.
We run a setup based on a MacBookPro running ProTools 12, a Tascam M3500 24-channel-console and a RME fireface 800.
Also we have other preamps running and a decent collection on mics.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Guy Chambers, Jacquire King, ...
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
We often do "different" productions. Like bands coming in having a special sort of sound in mind, or come along with unique instruments, or locations they want to record in.