20+ Years Mixing & Mastering From Cool Edit To Pro Tools
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The way I see it, The work isn't done unless the client is satisfied.
I'm an audio engineer with 20+ years of experience.
I worked with many artists from Canada, mainly Ontario.
Contact me and let's get to work.
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Interview with G.U.S-T.O Audio Engineering
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Booggz Tha Suite Life 101; I was the engineer of the whole project. I worked with the artist for many years but he went on vacation and brought a fresh sound that opened up a different mixing realm in my brain. I regard that project as my all-time favourite from start to finish.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Mixing my brother Beals L.E.S music
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital because the future gotta be digitized
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: That we will get it right
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I like the sounds. It soothes me.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: How much do you charge? I usually say whats your budget.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That I make beats on a regular basis
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: If they have a deadline. What are their music career plans? Do they need marketing?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Make sure your vocals are recorded correctly.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Laptop; Mic; Soundcard; Headphones; DJ Mixer
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I started rapping (im still rapping) Then I fell into engineering. I've been doing this for over 20 years.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Patient, very patient and attentive
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I like working with diamonds in the rough. I like feeling like i helped that artist get to the next level
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Don't overthink a mix. If it sounds good to you than its good.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: hip-hop; rap; trap; rnb
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Noticing audio imperfections. I cant let certain things slide in a mix
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring clear, bright vocals, Sometimes I add a little extra to the production. But I always have a song bumpin' no matter what.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I have to be in music mode. Than start laying out my tracks based on my template
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Avid Pro Tools Mic | U87 Soundcard | Focusrite Scarlett 414 Speakers | Yorkville YSM88 Headphone distributor
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Murda Beatz; Sunny Diamonds; Kendrick's engineer Ali; Devvon from Youtube... those are people that inspire me to always make my sound unique and different with every mix I do.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I usually do mixing & mastering work for my clients. Sometimes I remake beats and edit small videos.