Basement Studios

Recording/Mix-Studio, Producer

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Swiss-Army-Knife of organic Musicproduction

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Interview with Basement Studios

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Both. Hybrid delivers most the sonic qualities of analog without decreasing the workflow.

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

  4. A: If they´re not satisfied they´re not charged.

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

  6. A: To work on the most different genres with the most different people on a daily basis

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

  8. A: If this is my day job. - Yes, but i often work at night.

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

  10. A: That you can do this job properly without 10 years of experience at least. or 10000 hours. ;)

  11. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  12. A: What they´re expecting.

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

  14. A: Check their reverences and meet them.

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

  16. A: Neumann U87, UA 6176, Apollo, Macbook with PT on it and a Guitar.

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

  18. A: Musician (Guit.) then live engineering and since 2004 only in the Studio(s)

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

  20. A: Those gifts ones who write their own music and are passionate about it.

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

  22. A: Frontend is what matters at the end

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

  24. A: Pop, Rock, Metal, Funk, Fusion, Jazz, Classical, etc...

  25. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  26. A: Not leaving my mark on a production.

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

  28. A: what´s needed.

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

  30. A: Produce it if needed, put a great sounding instrument in one of the great sounding rooms, put great sounding microphones near the source, run it through great sounding pre´s, and then through the console-conversion-PT./Nuendo/Logic

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

  32. A: Andrew Scheps, Steve Albini, Andy Wallace, etc...

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

  34. A: write and produce music with artists/Bands, record it and then mix it.

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