Paul Merlin

Music Producer/Mixer/Magician

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Born in France, based in Stockholm. A broad-minded composer, producer, arranger, mixer and multi-instrumentalist. I collaborate with the singers from New York to Paris, create all types of music: pop, hip hop, soul, reggae, trap, funk, jazz... My mission is to deliver love into music.

I am currently based in Stockholm, Sweden but regulary work in Marseille, France. Through the years I have collaborated with hundreds of arstists who represent different styles and directions (Corneille, Laza Morgan, Laurent Garnier, Nor).
Graduated from SAE Institute with a degree in Sound Engineering & Audio Production I had a chance to learn from the best.
Let me take your music and spice it up! I can guarantee you the the following result: unique sound, consistency, highest quality. Text me and share your ideas!

Music production,
Sound design,
Vocal tuning / editing.

Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.

Interview with Paul Merlin

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Both. It's great to warm the signal with the vintage analog .

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: 4 projects as music producer and mixer: pop, hip hop, trap, funk.

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

  6. A: I will deliver the product based on client's preferences, inspiration, wishes.

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

  8. A: It's my passion and meaning of life. I like everything connected with sound.

  9. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  10. A: People often ask me why do I live in Sweden, not in France. I always answer: Stockholm is the European capital of music and I'm glad to bring a French touch there. Well, I regularly go to Marseille for some recordings and collaborations.

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

  12. A: I am a composer who understands customer's needs and creates a *made-to-measure* project / song.

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

  14. A: Macbook Pro, sound card, yamaha ns10, guitar, microphone.

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

  16. A: 14 years: 2 music universities, few music bands (played as a musician) and hundreds of songs composed for different artists.

  17. Q: How would you describe your style?

  18. A: Polyvalence, open-mindness and hard-working.

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

  20. A: The right volume at your studio should let you talk to people.

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

  22. A: Pop and Urban music.

  23. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  24. A: I listen to various types of music every single day. Therefore I know how to "cook" every style (how should it sound like.. how it could be combined) I used to play on stage myself so I know how to create a song that would be played LIVE too.

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

  26. A: My touch and color. Otherwise I follow customer's request.

  27. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  28. A: OSX Logic PRO X, Fireface, plugins and analog like Universal Audio LA610, Space Echo RE-201, WAH VOX 250.414, acoustic, bass, electric guitars, Neumann Focal 60 80, NS 10 Yamaha.

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

  30. A: I create the universe based on their artists' preferences, ideas, wishes, dreams.


I was the Composer,Producer & Mixer in this production

Terms Of Service

I allow a reasonable amount of revisions, The goal is to make it sound great.

GenresSounds Like
  • Lana Del Rey
  • Drake
  • Bruno Mars
Gear Highlights
  • Neumann
  • LA-610 Universal Audio
  • Space Echo Re-201
  • Logicprox
  • Fender Telecaster
  • Wah Vox 250.414
  • Focal80
  • Ns 10 Yamaha
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