Music Production, Song-Writer

1 Review
Sulyiman on SoundBetter

My name is Sulyiman and everything I love revolves around the sculpting of sound. From hip-hop to orchestral arrangements to pop. I love music and I'd like to help anyone else materialize their own love into a sufficient product.

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

1 Reviews

Endorse Sulyiman
  1. Review by Jeff Jackson | Mix

    I've been working with Sulyiman for close to a decade. Every time we’ve been in the studio, it has been nothing less than a pleasant sonic experience.

Interview with Sulyiman

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

  2. A: That it isn't a job at all.

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

  4. A: Music production work.

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

  6. A: My favorite artist/musician is Nina Simone. Her ability to fuse so many different genres (classical/jazz/blues) together was uncanny and pretty revolutionary.

  7. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  8. A: I have a home studio setup. Ableton is my DAW of choice, along with thousands of dollars worth of VSTs. MPK49, KRK VXT6s.

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

  10. A: First, I listen to any references that the client may wish to provide, along with creating

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

  12. A: Prince. Could you imagine soaking up that process? That would be incredible!

  13. Q: How would you describe your style?

  14. A: Black Classical.

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

  16. A: I've been a lover of music since I was a child. Playing instruments devloped into creating scores, which eventually became doing actual music production.

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

  18. A: Imac, Minimoog Voyager, MPC 2000xl, Arturia Drumbrute, MPK88.

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

  20. A: Feel good about what you do, make the work worthwhile.

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

  22. A: That it's a hobby. I think there will always be a percentage of folks who believe creating anything makes you a hobbyist.

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

  24. A: To do it right, to make it worth their while, to give them something they can't get anywhere else.

  25. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  26. A: I'm inclined to say analog just because the sound will always be true. I'm mainly digital and everything is incredibly accessible but it's really all a process of replicating the sounds these analog pieces of gear have given us..but it's never the same.

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

  28. A: A project for an artist based out of San Francisco. I'm also currently working on my own project!

More Photos