Mixing and Mastering
You'll be surprised how AFFORDABLE a STUDIO 211 MIX can be. I want to help you make the most of your recording!
My name is DEREK HUGHES and what sets my mixing service apart is my consistent quality. I want to help you with your record, and thanks to present day technology and the use of high-speed Internet, this can be accomplished online without limitations. I LOVE WHAT I DO! I WILL WORK TIRELESSLY AND MAKE UNLIMITED REVISIONS TO ASSURE YOU ARE 100% HAPPY!
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Interview with Studio 211
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: ZOO. I made the vision reality, it felt big and real. My role was to sound larger than life.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Singer song writer "Kyle Pearl"
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: I prefer analog but i use digital mostly, digital is more convenient. But i prefer the sound of analog, real feel and sound.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: 100% satisfaction. Samples of songs when finished. Project complete in 2 weeks.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Working with people, and making them happy about their music. Making them feel like they matter and what they do is important.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Price = $100 per song Time to Complete = 2 weeks per album or 1-2 days per song
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: I may not have a big studio, but I do what it takes to get the job done. I have tremendous will power and drive.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Whats your vision, what sound are you looking for comparing to a band of their choice.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Listen to what they have got to offer, give them a chance because everyone starts out on the bottom and works their way up. With hard work and determination, anything can be achieved.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Computer, Monitors, interface, DAW, headphones
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Professional mixing engineer, I have been doing this for 15+ years. Started on a 4 track tape recorder.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Mad Scientist with a vision who don't stop until the monster is breathing.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Chris Lord Alge. Because he is a big inspiration to what I do, I feel I could learn a lot from him.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Don't let budget hold you back
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Rock, singer song writer, pop rock, metal, new age, heavy metal
Q: What's your strongest skill?
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Life, creativity, vision and the ability to stand out more than any other mix.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Organization is key, everything in order. Neat and Clean. Not afraid to try anything to get the sound I am looking for. Mad scientist if you will.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Im running a Windows 10 with a licensed DAW, fantastic interface and incredible plug-ins and outstanding monitors. With a touch of analog processing.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Chris Lord Alge and Warren Haurt
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I like to make a story out of a clients song, make their vision a reality.