Ghostwriting, Producing, Mixing and touring sideman with a diverse array of Artists. i.e. Coral Egan, Bet.e & Stef, Omi, Lydia & Sebastian.

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Gear highlights

  • Buzz Audio
  • Spl
  • AEA
  • Stonebridge
  • Fender.

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Interview with Jay Atwill

Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
I'm always the most proud of my current project, it's important to be where you are.
What are you working on at the moment?
At the moment I'm working on a short film soundtrack, featuring Maori sand Artists, I'm also finalizing my 2nd solo Album in Canada.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
I'll need to get back on that one, as I see who's here.
Analog or digital and why?
Both, because we can.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I will help you find yourself in your music.
What do you like most about your job?
I get to wake up and create something fresh everyday, when I see people moved or inspired by our work.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
What do you charge? Describe you means and expectations?
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
Just because we make it look easy doesn't mean it is.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
When do you want to start? When would you like to finish?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
So much depends on your inner fire.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
Guitar, pencil, paper, portable recorder, mic.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I started out as a singer songwriter and a session musician thirty years ago, I still do that and much more.
How would you describe your style?
Fluid and dynamic
Can you share one music production tip?
Let the song decide.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Vocal rich music.
What do you bring to a song?
Depth and longevity.
What's your typical work process?
It changes depending on the project and is only relevant in terms of how it aids fluidity, creativity and a great end result.
Tell us about your studio setup.
Always ready.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Anyone who forges their own path without too much concern for what the next guy is doing.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I generally see projects from the writing and artist development phase right through to album release and the live show.