Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
My latest Project is ALWAYS my Favorite.
The albums I won "RECORD PRODUCER OF THE YEAR" for...
My TV Show "THE ASK DINO SHOW"
What are you working on at the moment?
Many Projects, But ALWAYS open for more
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Analog or digital and why?
Both,,, I am an Expert at Both
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
GREAT BROADCAST QUALITY PRODUCTIONS SOUND
What do you like most about your job?
THE WORK.... ALL OF IT
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
How long will it take?
I am fast, but it is All up to YOU and how prepared you are
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That we (The Producer) pays for everything...
No, we get paid.
Executive Producers, (you or whomever) pays for what I do
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Have a REALISTIC Budget
Work your Music in Pre Pro
KNOW WHAT YOU WANT TO BE
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
THE BEST I CAN EVER BE
40 Years in Music... (I started as a young kid)
I was playing gigs at 10 years old
How would you describe your style?
EVERYNOTE WORKS WITH EVERY OTHER NOTE
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
DEMI LAVATO, STING, FERRELL, LADY GAGA, MAROON 5
Because I love all of them...
Can you share one music production tip?
There are to many to write just one.
I will say VIBE and TIMING is always a must.
The song has to be INTERESTING from second 1 to the very end.
ALL NOTES COUNT.
What type of music do you usually work on?
All LIVE Music all Styles Of ROCK/POP also many HIP HOP Legends have been here
What's your strongest skill?
Getting the very best out of an artist.
Getting Big Sound for Smaller budgets.
I had a TV Talk Show all about Music for 5 Years on TIME WARNER
Called "THE ASK DINO SHOW"
What do you bring to a song?
35 years of Experience.
I am an expert in all fields of Performance and Recording.
Touring Musician for 20 years..
I know Music and how people react to it.
You cannot be in better hands...
What's your typical work process?
Getting to know my clients and their visions, then taking it beyond what they even imagine..
Working with them and getting the very best performance out of them.
Budget Awareness while getting BROADCAST QUALITY Recordings and Video's
Tell us about your studio setup.
Full State Of The Art PRO TOOLS HD ACELL
LARGE BRITISH CONSOLE Built for me by MALCOME TOFT London England
NEVE 1073 Pre Amp EQ
ALL DIGITAL WITH GREAT ANALOG PRE AMPS EQ'S
20 Ft Ceilings HUGE DRUMS and GTR SOUND
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
All The old Producers and New Producers..
I use my expertise and also learn from New Styles
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
ALL STYLES OF MUSIC 27 Year Experts
Up on ALL NEW TRENDS OF MUSIC PRODUCTION
MUSIC VIDEO PRODUCTIONS
GREEN SCREEN FILMING