I have been producing music and mixing for more than 10 years. for more infromation you can check my website www.jpmusicprod.com, some noteable works. 2013 I Co-Produced and Engineered a single for Eric Bellinger- "Road Trip" off his debut full length album "rebirth". i have also had music placed to tv and film in 2004 "Collateral"
I am offering Music Production Services and Audio Mixing services. I specialize in mixing a wide variety of Music. Pop, R&B, Soul, Jazz, Hip Hop, Rap, EDM, Alternative.
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Interview with JPMusicProd.com
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: a lot of R&B
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: not currently
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: digital, its quicker and allows fpr a faster turn around time.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: a nice clean mix with a fat sound.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: i get to be creative and work with music and sound on a daily basis.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: they usualy ask who i have worked with, i usually just give them my website link to my client roster.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: that it is simple and easy due to technology
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: 1. whats the vibe of the song 2. whats your budget
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Do your best to have everything as organized as possible, the more organizaing it take for us in the session the longer the turn around time for your mix.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: 1. Computer and cables 2. Audio Interface UA Apollo twin and cables 3. AKg 414 and mic cable 4. Studio Monitors and cables 5. Neve 1073 Mic pre amp.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I started off as a musician in a band, playing saxophone. id write songs for my band and inturn wanted to learn about audio production so i could capture the idea. as i evolvled from musician to band director, i slowly grew fond of the idea of helping others bring to life other peoples ideas through song. I have now been producing and mixing music for over 15 years.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Clean, Laid back, fun, and efficient style that makes your music bump.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: very good question, honestly i have no idea who right now.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Never restric yourself to creating in just one platform, there are many different ways to create music. find the one that works best for you.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I work on a variety of music, but mostly commonly have pumped out Pop and R&B like a factory.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: I Love mixing vocals.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Clearity, charater and creatvity, i like to bring the best possible perfromance out of the song.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: this would depend on the track or project i am working on.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I use Pro tools for anything audio recording and mixing related, then if i am creating music i usually use Logic X or Ableton Live. I have multiple studios that i work out of that range from either a Pro tools HD system to a Pro tools Native system. Currently the two studio i bounce back and forth form have the following. Mac Pro and 27" IMAC Used with the follwing Pro tools 12HD w/Apollo Twin and Appollo 8 Pro tools 10HD w96 I/0 Macshince 2 Live 9 Logic X Logic Pro Avid S3 Control Surface Adam 8AX pair Mackie HR824 Pair KRK Rokit 5 Pair Neve 1073 pre API 512C Pre Neve 88RLB UA 4-710D Pre emprical labs Distessor Waves V9 Mercury Autotune UAD Plugins Valhalla Komplete 10 AKG 414: XLS (Godl Face) and Vintage silver (Austria made)
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: I am really inspired by many differnt kinds of creative.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I do a lot of Mixing and Music Producing.