I've been creating and producing music for 25 years. I have worked with several artists like top Christian Artists Newsong, JMidd, Mychal Hunt, Christian Childress, etc. I have ran sound and mixed for venues that seated 800-1500 people. I have helped run sound for artists Sean Curran and UnSpoken.
Hello my name is Randal Butler. I'm based out of Dyersburg, Tn. I have a strong passion for creating music of a variety of genres such as; Rock, Metal, Pop, Hip Hop, Country, and some EDM. I'm a very strong musician all around but especially on the guitar. I've been creating music for 25 years and I have loved every minute of it!
I love to produce, mix, and master music. I work inside Logic Pro X mainly to accomplish this but I will sometimes use other DAW's if necessary.
My primary services would include; Session Guitarist, Mixing Engineer, and Mastering Engineer or ALL THE ABOVE! I'm well versed in Rock, Pop, Metal, Country, Hip Hop, and Punk Music.
My experience includes working with artist such as; NewSong (Dove Award Winner), JMidd, Mychal Hunt, Christian Childress, Sean Curran (Passion City Church), and UnSpoken (Grammy Nominated). I have produced, mixed, and mastered for such artists.
I believe you should hire me because I am honest and hardworking. I believe in doing the best job possible and treating people fairly. I will make sure that you are 100% pleased with the product that I send back to you!
Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.
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Interview with RB Production
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I worked on a project with JMidd called “Keep It Real” and it just seemed to come together quickly. I played guitar on the track.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Perfecting some guitar tones and trying to finish another album.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: I haven’t seen anyone that I know yet.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both! Analog is great and always will be but digital is really impressive these days to the point that it’s hard to tell the difference some times.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I will make sure that your song/project is exactly what you want.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Literally everything!
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: How much do you charge? I always respond with the rates that I have.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That it looks to be easy from an outside perspective.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What are you wanting this to sound like? Can you provide me with some examples? Do you want me to be creative?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Be precise in exactly what you’re wanting out of the project/song. Be very specific.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: My JTV-59 guitar, Helix Floor, Headrush FRFR, my D’Angelico Acoustic, and a Nord Stage 3 Keyboard.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I am a pastor at heart and called by Jesus to help people. I’ve been involved in music for 25 years.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Whatever it needs to be, I embrace diversity.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Mark Tremonti because I believe that he is the most accomplished guitarist of all time!
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Let your ears lead you without losing good theory.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Hip Hop and Rock
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Guitar by far!
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Creativity and I definitely try to make it sound more dynamic by using automation.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: It depends on what the project is. Recording guitar is by far the easiest for me. Mixing is a little more intuitive and I usually take more breaks to keep my ears good. Mastering usually goes pretty fast for me. I try to make subtle moves unless the song wasn’t mixed well.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I use an iMac with Logic Pro X along with many plugins from waves, plug-in alliance, fabfilter, Slate digital, etc. I use a solid state logic interface. For guitar I run through a Helix Floor and I have around 8 guitars that I use. I also use a ML-1 mic to record vocals and acoustic guitars. I use several things to master audio.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Chris Lord Alge, Dave Pensado, Prince, and Mark Tremonti
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Guitar work, mixing, and mastering.