Nashville based producer, mixing/mastering engineer, pro-songwriter
I am a producer, mixing/mastering engineer and pro-songwriter based in Nashville TN.
You've recorded some awesome tracks and now you're looking for a pro-engineer to creatively put them together and give you a killer final mix! I will deliver you a professional mix that is not only commercially competitive, but also unique to your sound.
Whether you live or don't live in Nashville, working with an experienced producer will help you achieve the professional results you're going for. I will work closely with you to completely understand your musical vision and offer forward thinking creative approaches that will take your songs to the next level. From beginning to end I will a) help make sure we pick your best songs and that the arrangements are solid, b) develop a strong pre-production plan that
Songwriting: We're all about collaboration in Nashville, and now a days we don't have to be in Nashville to co-write with writers here. I would love to co-write an idea with you. I charge a flat rate to co-write the song and we split the songwriting & publishing rights 50/50. Once the song is written I will provide a basic acoustic/vocal work tape of the song.
Tell me about your project and how I can help, through the 'Contact' button above.
10 Reviews - 1 Repeat ClientEndorse Steve (East Town Sound)
Very easy to work with. Great ear and always bring in what the song need. Also very good conversation and fast answering.
If you want that Nashville-Sound than go for Steve.
Once again, Steve delivered an awesome mix of my song! Steve's vocal tuning ability took this song to the next level! Highly recommend! Very professional! 5 stars, A++...
Steve is awesome to work with. Professional, prompt, takes all feedback and always gives me back a perfect mix! I highly recommend working with Steve!! A+, 5 Stars.
This is my second time working with Steve, and once again he did a great job with my mix! Easy to communicate with and great response time! I look forward to working with Steve again on future tracks!
Steve was awesome to work with. Excellent work, and very fast. Kept me updated the whole time and really pays attention to customer feedback. I look foward to doing more business with Steve in the future!
Steve have the perfect voice that i was looking for my track, he is talented,proffesional and creative .Highly Recommend!
He was amazing! I had a great time working with him. He delivered an amazing song for me and I will always appreciate that.
I would recommend him to anyone that is in need of a song.
Help me work on my idea i had and did an excellent job would recommend for sure
Steve is an awesome, talented co-writer and an all-around great guy to work with. I appreciate his clever ideas and attention to detail, and I look forward to our continued collaboration.
Interview with Steve (East Town Sound)
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I will work to deliver a song that has 'your' sound. I will do whatever we need to do to highlight your unique sound and make your song stand out.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I am a graduate of the Music Industry Arts program at Fanshawe College (London, Ontario, Canada). I moved to Nashville TN in 2008 where I interned at Quad Recording Studios. I began co-writing with various up and coming artists and built my reputation as a credible co-writer and demo producer. I also started doing freelance work as a live audio engineer.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Demos for a new recording project of my own.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both. They both offer something great.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Being trusted to put my creativity on someone else's creative ideas.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What kind of feel are you going for? If you have something specific in mind, do you have a reference?
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Pre-production counts! Record a work-tape of your song and try different tempos, arrangements, keys, etc. so when you finally go in to record your 'studio' version you don't have to guess.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Country, Rock, Christian, Singer-Songwriter
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Songwriting, Production (mixing, arrangement)
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: A fresh set of ears from someone who's been involved in the industry for 10 years.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: ProTools 12, Logic X, Focusrite Pre's, Slate Digital plugins, Waves plugins, KRK VST speakers, Macbook Pro,
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Jay Joyce, Busbee, Luke Laird, Shane MacAnally, Chris Destafano, Chuck Ainley
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Songwriting, demo mixing