What are you working on at the moment?
A band called Aláfia
Analog or digital and why?
both, I like riding a truck and horse
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
transparency and dedication to do a great job.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
bass drum , snare, hi hat, ride ans sticks!
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
anyone who wants to work with me
Can you share one music production tip?
Doest not exist right or wrong in music production, or music in general. follow all your senses, remember those musics you aways felt good when you were listening to, think about the atmosphere and sonority you want. Courage and go hard!
What type of music do you usually work on?
i'm more deeply involved with funk music, jazz music, afro music, pop music, so, some people usually came to me because of it.
What's your strongest skill?
What do you bring to a song?
I follow that what the client is searching for and also do the possible to put my identity, my interpretation of that at the same time, in terms of musicality and sonority.
What's your typical work process?
I think its aways important to work with references to understand what is required to, so once its done, i will try to do my best. Sometimes i like to send more than just 1 option to the client.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I'm working with Pro Tools 11, Ableton and Logic Pro X. RME Fireface 800 Interface + Fisherman conversor mic-pre. 10 track drum session. SM-57 on snare, Senheiser M421 on toms, M421 or Electrovoice Re20 on floor tom, Ribon overheads, AKGD112 bass drum, Camelion labs on bass drum out, Condenser HiHat.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
basically I inspire myself with the many greatest funk and jazz drummers we had along the history besides other many brazillian drummers aswell.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Recording drums and producing tracks.