Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Obviously, I am extremely proud of my work on The Civics music. I help write, record and produce for my band and I really am proud of the resulting product.
What are you working on at the moment?
Currently I am working on new songs for The Civics, a solo project, and songs with other new artists.
Analog or digital and why?
I love both, but mainly use digital now.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I promise to give it my all and give back as close to a professional recording as I can.
What do you like most about your job?
I like the fact that I get to do what I'm passionate about. I love being creative and working on music.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What is the general vibe you are looking for?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Find someone who is passionate about your music.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I just graduated college for Music Business from Belmont University. I have been the lead singer and songwriter for the pop rock band, The Civics, for 3 years now. I have been writing songs and performing for over 10 years. I have experience touring internationally.
How would you describe your style?
Pop / rock / EDM / worship
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Ed Sheeran because I think he is one of the best songwriters of our generation.
Can you share one music production tip?
Stay motivated and persevere when the ideas aren't flowing.
What type of music do you usually work on?
I mainly work wth pop, rock, EDM or worship music.
What's your strongest skill?
My strongest skill would either be my voice or my songwriting.
What do you bring to a song?
I am a great songwriter, musician, vocalist, and I also know how to produce and mix. I can turn an idea into a full production.
What's your typical work process?
I typically start with whatever idea was given to me and try to make it better.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I have a house studio in Nashville and am currently building a full studio in Mount Juliet.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
I am inspired by great writers like Ed Sheeran and Chris Martin (Coldplay). I also really respect Ryan Tedder because not only is he the frontman and songwriter for the massive band OneRepublic, but he also produces and writes for other artists.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I mainly help write songs and sing/play on them, and/or make a full scale production.