Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
My album because it made me realise my abilities. My role was producer, songwriter, mixer, engineer.
What are you working on at the moment?
Cover album and the production house at the moment for my post graduate degree.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
No, don't know anybody yet. But there is a lot of incredible professionals on here for sure.
Analog or digital and why?
Analog because digital is more likely to disappear in the future. Say a solar flair happens right?. Yeah i pinched that from Steve Albini it is possible though. But i think they both help one another other than that.
How would you describe your style?
Out there, rhythmic approach a bit bold it depends on whats required.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Would like to work with any body with a passion and is willing to listen. Because i love learning and helping others and believe we need to embrace each other in the industry.
Can you share one music production tip?
Work hard. Use your ears, ask questions look for answers talk to other producers. If you do not record the song well it is hard if not possible to fix in the mix. If the song is no good the recording is pointless. If it is a good song it does not need expensive equipment.
What's your strongest skill?
Guitar, I've been playing for eight years now. Am also a good mixer and recordist.
What do you bring to a song?
Never what you do not expect. Joyfulness and then some exuberance for sure. It depends on the track what the track needs.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
Get the job done to my best ability in the best possible time with the maximum of quality and affordability.
What do you like most about your job?
Its fun. The people you get to meet are really really nice people.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
Customers ask me mostly if music is inferior these days to which i say no because it is still quite common we are just told by the media what to like.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That it is easy you just got to stay focused and positive and keep moving forward and you will get there.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
Which key is it in. What direction are you looking to or what do you want to sound like or who.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Give me a go i am passionate hard working and enthusiastic. Am not the biggest provider but i can provide a helping hand to a production rather than just be there to press the record button.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
computer, interface, monitors, microphone, d i
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
Been studying Music tech audio production for eight year. Always been fascinated with the music of acdc, led zeppelin and many others, this fascination made me pick up a guitar as listening was not enough anymore, had to play the music too. Then i wanted to be able to write and record!.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Rock but have worked on ambient, drum and bass, techno.
What's your typical work process?
Just do something instead of think about what to do. I like to stay very organised and tidy at all times. Keeps me focused and going in the right direction. Like to keep creativity king with a good studio flow. Keep my head up and don't let anybody bring me down and keep pushing.
Tell us about your studio setup.
Sound craft desk, Mac book pro, Alesis monitors, ld direct input, sm57, sm58, behringer b2 condensors, rode condensor. Peavey drum kit, Casio keyboard, Reaper daw.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Produce like a pro and the recording revolution. Local producers. Bedroom producers. Many different producers are producing some really good results.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Mostly do what work i want to do or have needed to do whilst studying. Coming to the end of eight years of study and am looking for work now.