What are you working on at the moment?
Analog or digital and why?
Both, because why not!
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
You wont be disappointed
What do you like most about your job?
The satisfaction i get from happy customers!
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
Most people think its easy!
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What kind of sound are you looking for?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Have a clear idea as to what you are looking for.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
drums, laptop, wifi, tea, chocolate
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
16 years as a drummer in various different bands, recording material from day 1 for demos etc.
How would you describe your style?
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Mike Portnoy. The guy is an all round great musician and brings a unique perspective to every project he's involved in.
Can you share one music production tip?
Trust your ears not the dials.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Rock or Pop mainly but anything really.
What's your strongest skill?
Drumming, because its my first love. I do also love the mixing and mastering side of the projects too.
What do you bring to a song?
Creativity where its needed as well as a polished well presented sound.
What's your typical work process?
Committed. I give 100% to every project.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I run top end equipment from my home studio in Essex. My mixing and mastering is carried out using a combination of hardware and VST plug ins which gives me a wide range of control.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Remote Mixing and Mastering with fast turnaround times.