Simon Mazik

Remote Rock Mixing

Simon Mazik on SoundBetter

HELLO, I'm audio engineer with over 15 years of experience in recording, mixing and music production. Technology, computers, video, and audio oriented; both in studies and as a personal passion. AAS Graduate, with broad knowledge of audio and video equipment. Expert on a wide range of audio and video software: Pro Tools, Davinci Resolve, Wwise

Music Producer. Mixer.

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Interview with Simon Mazik

  1. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  2. A: Editing - no money can buy that "plugin".

  3. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  4. A: Sam Skaf, he is great Mastering engineer!

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: Digital. It is less problematic.

  7. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  8. A: I will fix anything that sounds wrong to me!

  9. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  10. A: I doesn't feel like a job!

  11. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  12. A: That everything can be fixed in the mix!

  13. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  14. A: Please send me your rough mix and I will let you know what I can do for you!

  15. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  16. A: Sennheiser MD421, Strat, JCM800, solar panels, AC :D

  17. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  18. A: Long and painful LOL.

  19. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  20. A: Steve Lukather! This guy worked with everyone!

  21. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  22. A: Don't be afraid to experiment!

  23. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  24. A: Rock, Funk, Jazz, Blues.

  25. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  26. A: Well trained ears. Interesting effects. Dynamic range.

  27. Q: What's your typical work process?

  28. A: I don't have work process. Each song is different and unique. One thing I always do is listen!

  29. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  30. A: My main monitors are Revel M20, 2-ways speakers set for stereo and surround sound in acoustically treated room. I also use Dahlquist PDQ-1500 Subwoofer, Avanton MixBox and Sennheiser HD600 Headphones.

  31. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  32. A: Musicians: Nick Cave, Miles Davis, Norah Jones, Wolf Alice, Meg Myers, Sam Brown,Tori Amos, France Gall, Marek Bilinski, Vangelis, Marillion, Rush, Iron Maiden, Toto, John Williams, J.S. Buch!!! Music production professionals: Steve Albini, Martin Birch, Bob Clearmountain, Rick Rubin, Daniel Lanois, Brian Eno, George Massenburg.

  33. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  34. A: Listining!

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