Juan Davalos

Mixing & Mastering Engineer

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Top Mixing at a Great Price

Hi my name is Juan Davalos. I'm a mixing and mastering engineer, I studied at Musician's Institute in Los Angeles California and have been working on mixing and mastering for various artist around town. I have been a guitar player for 12 years and have a-lot of experience also in mixing for post production audio and sound design for post audio as well.

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Interview with Juan Davalos

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

  2. A: My Youtube Channel Feral Audio. It show everything I know from Game Audio Sound Design, Post Audio and Music Mixing

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: Sound Design and Post Production Mixes along with Music Mixing

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: N/A

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Both although I have little experience with analog theres a great art about and certainly a specific tone. With Digital with have pretty much endless possibilities

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

  10. A: Professional Mixes complete satisfaction

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

  12. A: Every mix is different and there is complete freedom on the approach you use to achieve a certain tone of the mix.

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: How can I get a certain tone from my mix. My answer usually is what are you reference and I'll figure out a way to achieve that sound.

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: It just moving volume levels. Mixing is about so much more

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

  18. A: What reference you have for the basic theme of your song

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

  20. A: Whatever you seek to make your Song better I have a way to make it a reality

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

  22. A: Avid Artist Mix, UA Arrow, SM 57, Mac computer, and Pro Tools

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

  24. A: Mixing Engineer and Sound Designer. I have been and Audio Engineer for 5 years

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: dynamic and not leaving any space unused in the stereo field

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

  28. A: Manny Marroquin I want to pick his brain on mixing techniques he's uses for John Mayer

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

  30. A: Some times less mic on a drum set is better than more.

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

  32. A: Pop, Rock and Alternative

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: Identifying the feel of the track and knowing where instruments fall better for the overall feel of the song

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

  36. A: Creative new ways for your song to come alive using panning, great use of plugins in where they need to be and where they shouldn't

  37. Q: What's your typical work process?

  38. A: Use Pro tools for mixing and mastering

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: Mac Based Pro Tools, using UA, Waves, and Izotope RX plugins, as well as UA Arrow interface

  41. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  42. A: Led Zeppelin Jimi Hendrix Foo Fighters John Mayer

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

  44. A: I specialize in Music Mixing and Mastering as well as Post Production Editing and Mixing as well as Sound design

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All mixing prices do not include editing.

Gear Highlights
  • Pro Tools
  • Waves Plugins
  • UA Interface
  • UA Plugins
  • Izotope RX Plugins
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  • Feral Audio Game Audio Youtube Channel Post Production Mixing and EditingJul 12, 2021

    Here's a link to my Youtube Channel and Sample of my Post Production and Game Audio work.

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqEx5TQeGUrMzVO0dQxZJ3A