Extensively travelled and worked with and in different countries among them USA, Malaysia, Egypt, UAE, Iran, South Africa, Botswana,Mexico, Mozambique and Zimbabwe which gives me an incredible understanding and appreciation of different music genres and Audio in general
Music recording,mixing and mastering.
Marketing and Advertising
Social Media Management
Project and Artist management
Live Sound Engineer
Music Composing and Arranging
Instruments (Drums, Keyboard, Thumb piano, Marimba, Percussion instruments,Voice)
All types of genres
Have toured as a musician, as a music manager and as an engineer
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Reviews (3)Endorse Dzago 50
I wish I had known you long ago. Life could have been easy for me. Affordable pricing and reasonable producer. We can now use our song in our worship presentation. Your energy and ideas just motivated the whole band. Will surely share your contacts to all my fellow music directors.
We needed something unique, modern with an African feel to it. You gave us exactly what we needed for our documentary soundtrack. Will keep in touch sir. Great Professionalism
Dzago, One hell of a creative guy you are . In that shot period of time you managed to make that dopest beat for us for our performance tonight. Thank you for you help man. Don't mind giving you an extra bucks for a beer man.
Interview with Dzago 50
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Finished a mixtape of an upcoming artist and one of the songs went straight into the top 20 pop charts in my country
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I am working on two artist,a pop musician and a Hip Hop artist. Its exciting and I am loving their energy
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: not really
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: both,they all help bring in something unique in different scenarios and setups.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I will deliver what I promise and if not satisfied I will work on it to meet your satisfaction
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I love every piece of it
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Ummmmmm customers ask so many questions and I always try to give everyone of them the best answer possible
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: If you give me trash I can only work with your trash to give you better trash
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Where do you see this project taking you and how far are you willing to drive it.(This will clearly give me a clear picture of the client on the particular project and in general how they take their projects)
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Always find someone who is willing to walk you through the process to the end. Someone who personalise the project
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: My laptop,soundcard,headphones,microphone,something to charge my laptop
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: been in the game since 2002
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: I gentle push you to satisfy my ears
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I dont have preferences of artists. Every artist whether established or new brings some new energy and creativity and thats what art is all about
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: almost every genre.Pop and Hip Hop,afro pop too and some classical
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: listening and motivating
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: warmth,i bring the belongingness. I bring that personalisation,the intimacy between the song and the artist and will work to get that also to the listeners
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: set up,vocal coaching,rehersal,tracking,mixing,listening,mixing,final listening and then mastering
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Project studio with two pair of presonus monitors,two pairs of headphones (AKG), two microphones, macbook pro,
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: bruno mars ne-yo p -square Flavor jay Z Diddy Pharell Williams Kendrik L etc
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: making an instrument,mixing and mastering and adding my backing vocals