MC Frodo - Manuel Cardoso

"Music Producer","Mastering"

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Sensibility, Experience and Musicality for the best sound for all platforms !

Many years of experience in production, recording & mastering.
I´ve produced from "Street Kids" to "Carlos Maria Trindade", from "Xutos" (Cerco) to "Tantra" (Terra) and many other artists and works.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

Interview with MC Frodo - Manuel Cardoso

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

  2. A: Honest work and opinions.

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

  4. A: To make music sound great and make people happy.

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

  6. A: Prog Rock, Hip hop, Rap, Rock and Pop

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

  8. A: I always try to bring audio or/and production quality and if possible a bit of Magic...without disturbing the original feel of the material I am working with.

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

  10. A: First of all I try to know and understand my client and his expectancies. Then I listen to what he /she has and after that I set up my line of work on his project.

  11. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  12. A: I have several monitors sets (B&W, M-Audio) but my main use is JBL (LSR). I also use Audeze LCD X headphones as reference. I normally work with Nuendo 12 for production and mixing and Wavelab Pro 11 for Mastering. I also have Harrison Mixbus 32C. As Plugins I use several companies as Apogee, Acustica, Plugin Alliance, Izotope, IK, Waves, TDR, Melda, Sonible etc...

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

  14. A: Well, I mainly do Mastering and Production.

Sea_maiden by MC Frodo

I was the Producer, Mixer & Mastering engeneer in this production

Gear Highlights
  • Wavelab
  • Nuendo 11
  • Cubase 11
  • Harrison MixBus 32C
  • Waves
  • Plugin Alliance
  • All IK Software
  • JBL
  • B&W
  • Presonus Faderport 8
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