Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
All 3 productions I made for Sir Christopher Lee. I was given only a vocal (acapella) guide to work with it, the rest is history!
I have combinedly worked as producer, composer and arranger.
What are you working on at the moment?
My latest album.
Analog or digital and why?
Each of them have their pros and contras.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I will take your album/song to the highest possible level.
What do you like most about your job?
It's not a job! It's my life!
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That I am only play Rock and Metal.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
I'd like to know what specific sound he/she is looking for.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Just let me know clearly what you're looking for.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
Just my guitar.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I've been self-taught. I've been doing this for 11 years now.
How would you describe your style?
A mix of Metal, Jazz and Djent.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
I'd like to work with any seasoned jazz master to learn more.
Can you share one music production tip?
Keep the rec button on until you get the perfect take.
What type of music do you usually work on?
I believe a lot in versatility, that's why I've been involved in Jazz projects, Progressive Rock and Metal, just to name a few.
What's your strongest skill?
I have worked for years on the current many guitar techniques you currently see on the internet from other great players.
What do you bring to a song?
I leave that appreciation to the listener.
What's your typical work process?
From Axe FX to Pro Tools.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I work in Pro Tools 11, I use Axe FX II mainly for studio work.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
I listen to a lot of jazz players on guitar, sax, trumpet, piano, etc.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I usually am asked to play rhythm guitar, lead and solos.