Mixed by Mallen


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Audio Engineer with over 7 years experience. Born in Motown making noise in Las Vegas. Grandson of the late great 'Pistol Allen' Drummer of Motown own 'Funk Brothers'.

Our studio specializes in three things, 1. Audio recording 2. Mixing and Mastering 3. Music Production.
We give your music the attention it needs in order for your music to sound radio ready.

Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.

Interview with Mixed by Mallen

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

  2. A: Audio Recording and Engineering.

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

  4. A: Motown, Pensando's Place, Chris Lord Alge, Matthew Weiss

  5. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  6. A: My control room15'x17' foot. Recording room is 12'x10' foot room. London Acoustic Treatment.

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

  8. A: Record, Edit, Mix, Listen, Fix Mix problems, Listen, then Master

  9. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  10. A: Clarity, Insite, Un bias ear, honesty

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: EQ'ing. Nothing is better than having a balanced mix.

  13. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  14. A: Mostly EDM as of late. Also including Hip Hop, R&B, Deep House.

  15. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  16. A: Know instrumental frequencies to properly fill in audio gaps in your production.

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

  18. A: Ellie Goulding, Her Vocal Tone is so unique it is hard for me to dislike any style she releases.

  19. Q: How would you describe your style?

  20. A: Transparent, able to adapt to any style to get the result the artist is looking for.

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

  22. A: 7 Plus year. I have been back and forth from Video to Audio. My client ranges from UFC, Brennan Rock 'N' Roll Academy, FOX, EA Sport and etc.

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

  24. A: Neuman TLM 102, Apollo 8, Mac Pro, Yamaha 8s, neve preamp 1073

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

  26. A: Research and Listen with who you are hiring.

  27. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  28. A: How loud do you want your sound? What make you comfortable in the studio?

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

  30. A: That creating a great sound is easy.

  31. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  32. A: Can I recreate something similar to a sound they have heard before.

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

  34. A: Everything. Especially working with people and creating something that would never come about if we both were not working in the studio.

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

  36. A: I promise the sound they want have represent themselves as an artist.

  37. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  38. A: I like both. They have their own unique sound. And it depends on what my client prefers.

  39. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  40. A: unfortunately no.

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

  42. A: EDM/Hip Hop Crossover album

  43. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  44. A: I was Producer Engineer and I did the master for a song called Spy. everything came our to be perfect for our ears and we have received great reviews for it.


Gear Highlights
  • Universal Audio Apollo 8p
  • Neuman TLM 102
  • Manley VoxBox
  • Neuman u87
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