Sigurd Jøhnk-Jensen

Drumming, producing, mixing

Sigurd Jøhnk-Jensen on SoundBetter

Young & passionate drummer, guitarist, music producer, and mixing engineer.

i'm a 25 year old passionate musician. I have been touring since i was 17. I have always been playing with people, and for people. It's just what i do, and enjoy most in life. There is no music project that i wouldn't like to work on, since i absolutely love all music.

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Interview with Sigurd Jøhnk-Jensen

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

  2. A: Blindstone - The seventh cycle of eternity Because it's the best drums i've ever recorded, and the sound was huge!

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

  4. A: Just recorded drums for a new Blindstone album, soon on my way on tour, and then back to record another album.

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

  6. A: Not yet sadly!

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Mix of both, even though i tend to be the more digital type.

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

  10. A: Be clear on what you want, and you'll get it.

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

  12. A: Drum, sticks, guitar, more sticks, and a cymbal

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

  14. A: Music! Always music. I've been doing music professionally since i was 17.

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

  16. A: Rock, metal, hip hop, pop, orchestral, country, blues.

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

  18. A: If i'm drumming i bring a tight groove, with whatever details you want on it. If i'm mixing, i bring a fresh and modern sound, yet staying true to what the song needs.

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

  20. A: This is a typical session for me: Receive the track, listen, write notes, and then i go record. If i'm mixing, i like to listen to raw demos, also very gladly REHEARSAL demos, to get the vibe of the song.

  21. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  22. A: A big variety of drumkits, cymbals, and snares. I mainly use Logic Pro X for all tasks, with a big variety of plug-ins.

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

  24. A: Drum recording, touring, songwriting, and mixing.

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

  26. A: To get it done on time.

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

  28. A: The freedom.

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

  30. A: question: Can you do this? answer: yes.

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

  32. A: That it is easy.

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

  34. A: Are the tracks numbered? Are the tracks instrument labeled?

  35. Q: How would you describe your style?

  36. A: Hard to say since i move within so many genres. But one word that keeps coming to me is ''fresh''

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

  38. A: All the upcoming artists(!). That's where the fresh sound is.

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

  40. A: Cut frequencies before boosting.

  41. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  42. A: My ability to take a step back, and just listen.

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

  44. A: Since i tour so much, most of my inspiration comes from the people i tour with.

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GenresSounds Like
  • John Bonham
  • Royal Blood
  • Led Zeppelin
Gear Highlights
  • Mapex drums
  • Ludwig Supraphonic
  • Ddrum
  • Istanbul Agop cymbals
  • Vater drumsticks
  • Gibson guitars
  • Ibanez Guitars
  • Logic Pro x.
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