Graduated Greenville University where I studied audio engineering, with a minor in Music Business. Since then, I have worked on countless records with artists such as Summer Walker, London On da Track, Boogie, Nard & B, Ayo and Keyz, and labels such as Interscope Records and LVRN Records. Located in Atlanta where I work at LVRN/Interscope Records
I personally mix and master every song in a state of the art acoustically treated control room. I use Pro Tools 12 and along with analog gear and plugins from companies such as Waves Plugins, Universal Audio, Soundtoys, Fabfilter, and many more. My dedication to making my clients 100% happy is truly unique and something you won’t find anywhere else. Contact me now to start your next project!
My goal is to provide an experience that is tailored to your needs. No matter the budget, I pride myself on providing professional customer service. I guarantee you will be satisfied with my work.
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14 Reviews - 3 Repeat ClientsEndorse Michael H.
Michael is very efficient and professional! The turnarounds are quick and the edits are even quicker. He is the man for the job!
Michael is always a pleasure to work with! He’s prompt, and always delivers a crisp sound. Very professional, and looking forward to working with him again!
Was such a pleasure working with Michael again! I entrusted him with a project that's very dear to me and he really brought the vision to life. He's so talented at using small subtleties to bring the best listening experience out of the track itself which was important to me for this specific song. Amazing talent and super easy to work with. Looking forward to working with him on future projects.
My experience working with Michael was so amazingly seamless. He is extremely talented, easily grasps the vision with little explanation, and he works very quickly. Communication with him was superb not only because he kept me in the loop through his process and availability but also because he executed my revision requests with complete accuracy and very promptly. Not once did I feel like a burden! His work is HIGH quality. Period. I will definitely be working with him again. Thanks, Michael!
Was a pleasure to work with. I'm happy with my mix for my single "The Hood Prayer - Seruksessions" (out everywhere as of the 27/01/22 - leaving it here so you can check for reference so you know I'm being honest) - Communication was clear with him and he very much provided what he said he was going to do. Would defo recommend using him, thanks man!
Michael was a complete pleasure to work with. Very understanding of the craft and patient as well! His professionalism is too tiered and unmatched as I’ve never been able to work with such a knowledgeable engineer. Definitely will be working with him again and cannot wait to showcase his work!
Easy to work with. Amazing communication and QUALITY work. You won't be disappointed and I cannot wait to work with him again !!
A1 service right here! He truly saw the vision all the way through.
Michael is really nice to work with, very fast delivery and does the job extremely well! Will def be working more in the future
This is my third time working with Michael and he has outdone himself yet again. Quick turnaround time, premier sound, and amazing creativity.
Very professional and a pleasure to work with! Another excellent job! Another great mixed track! Very quick, timely, and well thought through mix.
Michael did great. He was quick to respond, quickly executed any revisions I requested, and was a pleasure to work with. The mix sounds great. Thanks again. Highly recommend him for any of your projects.
Michael is my go to engineer and has been for years. He knows what he’s doing and is very professional. If you’re looking for a solid, polished mix/master, this is def your guy.
Michael is an absolute professional. He has very quick responses and turn around time. I really love the quality of his mixes and masters. If you've got a record you are wanting to take to the next level, he's the guy to help you get there!
Interview with Michael H.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Analog, Sounds smoother, natural, and better!
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Delivering the end product to clients and knowing they are in love with what I provided for them!
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: A typical question would be certain things they want on the record and I tell them why not!
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: I don't think I have come across that with anyone yet...THAT'S a good thing!
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Why they choose me and how can I fulfil the picture behind their records
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: If you can believe in my skills and talent, I can guarantee you that you won't be disappointed!
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Laptop, Headphone, Microphone, Interface, and XL Cable
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Audio Engineer/Producer. I have been an Audio Engineering for about 7 years but has been 3 years in the industry
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Smooth & Natural with a taste of 3D dimension to the overall record
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I would love to work with Tyla Yahweh because of his melodic elements, Voice, lyrics, and talents put into his songs! I love his genre just in general.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Don't force yourself and always think outside of the box.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Wavy Trap, R&B, Melodic Trap, Trap, Hip-hop, Pop, Singer-Songwriter
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Getting my client's work done on time along with if there are any revisions that need to be done to the record.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring a taste of unique 3D dimension to songs that attach the listener or make them feel they are the song when listened to. That feeling is fulfilling, exciting, and makes you put a smile on your face. Alongside touches of productions that give the song smooth or intense transitions throughout the song.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Getting to know the artist and understanding the story behind the record is very important before moving forward with working on the record.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Apollo Interface JBL Studio Monitors Tube Preamp System MacBook Pro Screen Monitor Waves Plugins, UAD Plugins, 3rd Party plugins Studio Desk by Output
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: It changes over a certain amount of time because music is always evolving, but at the moment for Engineers Andrew Scheps and Chris Lord Alge. For producers Archer, he produced "Girls need Love" by Summer Walker
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: The most common type of work I do for clients mostly consists of Mixing or Mixing & Mastering records
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I'm still yet to accomplish a project that's a big goal of mine to be proud of!
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I'm currently working on putting out a few digital vocal preset templates on my website for artists looking to record songs without having to spend time in Pro Tools to polish up the song, but rather the work is all done for them. All they need to do is record vocal and it already sounds fantastic!
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: I do not!