Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
"Slim Chance" The EP. I mixed and mastered the entire project. It's not out yet but I am very proud of the work we accomplished.
What are you working on at the moment?
Currently I am working on creating some of the biggest stars of the future.
Analog or digital and why?
Analog. Super RICH sounds!!
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I promise you will always be satisfied. If not you get your money back guaranteed.
What do you like most about your job?
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
Q: How did you learn how to do all of this?
A: Being in the studio everyday since I was 5
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
Once you do this for so long certain people expect to get some sort of deal. I offer the best sound for the best price online and in real life.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What does music mean to you? What makes you create music?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Always give me a good description of what you would like I'm really good at bringing ideas to life.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
Macbook Pro, Blue mic, Yamaha Hs5 monitors, mic stand, pop filter
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I've been doing this for 10+ years. Just recently I've began getting into talent management.
How would you describe your style?
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Drake because he is the most influential artist of this era.
Can you share one music production tip?
EQ everything accordingly and don't compress too much!!!
What type of music do you usually work on?
Hip Hop & RnB
What's your strongest skill?
What do you bring to a song?
The missing elements :)
What's your typical work process?
I open a session and create an cinematic experience using audio!!
Tell us about your studio setup.
I use vintage wooden Yamaha HS5 monitors when mixing & mastering vocals. My "go to" interface is the Universal Audio Apollo Twin Duo!! I have tons of studio equipment including live instruments, vocal booths, synthesizers, etc.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Rick Rubin, Tony Maserati, Success Davis, Zeke Hirchsberg, Lyor Cohen, Pharell, Drake, International Show, Fernando Sanchez, RSM, etc.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
The most common type of work my clients request is mixing, mastering, and songwriting.