building sonic soundscapes of music in the Top 40 genes like EDM, Dance, HipHop, and with unique, beautifully simple top-lines from fun enjoyable minors to passionately complex majors....
- certified music producer / sound engineer
- rendering service in music production and songwriting in a wide - range of genres including dance, edm, hiphop and electro
- a vast selection of unique sounds and style methods
- well versed in music theory and culture from classical to contemporary to world music.
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Interview with Skahma
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: My own NeoTerra Ep. The freedom to expand my sound. Sole Creator
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: NeoTerra EP
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Bone Collector
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: both. for the beautiful marriage
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: Top Quality Production.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: getting into a zen like zone.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: what kind of music can you produce. Top 40 and Afro - dance.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: that there are any misconception lol
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What songs do you get hype over when you hear them?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: macbook pro korg volca fm mic hardrive interface
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Producer / Engineer - 7 years
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Electro - Synth. Abstract.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Bjork. Her mix of creativity and keen awareness in recordings are unmatched.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Always be more explorative in creative sound design, meaning mold and shaping pre-existing sounds.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: EDM Afro-Dance Electo HipHop Alternative
Q: What's your strongest skill?
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring extensive amount of creative sounds and ideas that uniquely connect the emotion to the listener.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I usually start with tempo and chords to get a feel of the atmosphere. Then I add the drums and percussion that best mesh with the idea and structure.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: macbook pro 201 dynaudio acoustic speaker Duet 2 Korgs synths maschine akia mpc 2 akg mics mastering unit focusrite preamp
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Prince. Oh Wonder. Mike Dean. SOHN. James Blake. Kendrick Lamar. ASAP Rocky. Adel. The Eagles. Led Zeppelin. Marvin Gaye.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: the most common work i do is EDM/HIPHOP music