Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Stand Music Album. it was my first full album. i loved the reception. it was not a perfect album, but it brought me to where i am today. I mixed it, and wrote or arranged 50% of the songs there.
What are you working on at the moment?
For Him (Kenya) album. It is an acapella group.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Not yet. Soon!
Analog or digital and why?
Digital. For both live and studio mixing,the control i get from digital and the ease of shifting sessions is a true life saver. Never mind the array of effects i have on an digital setup.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
i will give my 100% regardless of where or who you are
What do you like most about your job?
I love the joy that comes to me when the music comes out close to or as i actually imagines it to be.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
How do you do it?
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
The idea that anyone can sound good regardless of how well they sang.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
where they recorded. how they recorded. what they want out of the song. what my timeline is.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
How about a very good mix at an affordable rate? hmm?
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
My Laptop. My Headphones. My solar Panel. My internet router. My phone.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
i have been doing this for two years now. I taught myself using youtube. Noweadays, i get tips here and there.
How would you describe your style?
My style is warm.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Pentatonix! I am sure the exposure i would get from that experience would leave me in a league i cannot comprehend.
Can you share one music production tip?
The Vocals are still the gold of every mix. A good vocal is the foundation of a phenomenal mix.
What type of music do you usually work on?
What's your strongest skill?
My Editing skills have been sharpened more and more day by day. these aid in the bringing out of the song.
What do you bring to a song?
What's your typical work process?
I Edit, Compress, EQ then work out my balancing and buses. Thereafter, i let creativity run wild and i add as many effects and sounds relevant to the song, putting the message and mood of the song into consideration.
Tell us about your studio setup.
Mine is a simple setup with my machine, Presonus Preamp and a treated room. Logic is my preferred Daw, waves and celemony products being my preferred plugins.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
I am inspired by the work of Ed Boyer, Bill Hare, Riffi.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Acapella Music is what i get as most of my work