Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Many albums make us proud, but in particular two records produced by Maurizio Colonna (who is one of the best guitarists in the world!) by Luciana Bigazzi and 36,000 copies of an album dedicated to G.Verdi.
What are you working on at the moment?
At the moment we work on two productions, a folk album and an EDM project.
Analog or digital and why?
Digital with a bit of analog. Why? Costs and workflow.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
We promise all our passion.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
Think mastering will solve a bad mix!
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What Dynamic Effects Have Used. If they have reference discs. After the first listening we usually ask specific questions.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
To have clear ideas about what it wants.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
1. Mac 2. RME 3. Waves 4. Neumann 5. KRK
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
That career start in 1995. Since 2005 we've found the production mixing and recording studio.
How would you describe your style?
Simple and intense.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Oh ... this is a good question! It would be nice to work with someone who loves what he does profoundly.
Can you share one music production tip?
Do not rush!
What type of music do you usually work on?
Usually, Hip hop, Folk, Electronic, Pop, Jazz and Classical.
What's your strongest skill?
Empathize with the music I'm working on.
What do you bring to a song?
The character of the sound!
What's your typical work process?
As I said before we try to understand the music we are working on not only from a technical point of view, but also from an expressive point of view.
Tell us about your studio setup.
We have two different Studios. The first dedicated to production and the other dedicated to mastering and mixing. The setup is therefore very different between the two Studios. We've high-level microphones such as Neumann, preamps etc ... audio monitors of different brands like KRK, Indiana Line, and a lot of audio gears and plugins such Waves, dedicated to mixing and mastering.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
The sound of the records of the 70's.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
We always try to understand the style of the customer and his goal. This is very important to achieve a great result.