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.

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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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