I love to listen to music that sounds natural so my style reflects that. i call my style Mid-Fi
I have 22 yrs of experience in the audio field.I loves all sorts of music mainly Krautrock,Doom/Stoner/Post Metal,Psychedelic,Bossa Nova and Rustic music
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Interview with NMA
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: i'm proud of all the projects i work on
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: We are having Doom Metal bands from the Toronto area record 60's Psychdelic songs in the Doom style for an upcoming summer release.The Ep will be called "Summer Of Gloom"
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: not yet
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital...only cause i can't afford Analog
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: to deliver on my word and exceed expectations
Q: What do you like most about your job?
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Can you make this work....my answer being yes....most of the times yes
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: that i am dangerous....this is based on my height 6'5 - i'm just a pussycat
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What is an album you like the sound of and why ?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Make sure that my style gels with your style
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Pro Tools,1176,V-Comp,Slap Delay and Abbey Road Reverbs
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: 22 yrs and counting
Q: How would you describe your style?
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Any artists that is compatible with my style of mixing
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: don't gloss it up, it takes away from the song (genre permitting)
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Psychedelic,Stoner/Doom/Post Metal and Rustic/Americana
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Mixing and Mastering
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Realness,Punchiness and Clarity
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Fiddle around with the mix, then fiddle some more until perfect
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: i have Pro Tools and the perfect plugins to make a mix punchy
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Billy Anderson,Martin Birch and Steve Albini
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Work magic