Record producer / mixer with top notch analog studio, based in Paris, specialised in electronic & pop, synth-pop. and all the styles of music where solid melodic skills and toplines are requested. I polish your song like a diamond. My goal : achieving a perfect balance between the listening experience and a state-of-art audio quality.
Hi, I'm Lionnel, I'm a record producer / mixer / remixer / music consultant for 25 years with my own company From France With Love (FFWL MUSIC), based in Paris. I'm specialised in electronic pop, synth-pop and all the styles of music where solid melodic skills and toplines are requested. I polish your song like a diamond and do my best to make it shine ! His goal : achieving a perfect balance between the listening experience and a state-of-art audio quality. I'm able to handle your project from A to Z, from demo to the finished product.
I love to talk with artists to give my best for their songs. My own studio comes with an extensive list of analog vintage and modern gear and microphones.
I'm looking forward to hearing about your project and working with you! ✩
If you reach out for mixing please let me know how many tracks/stems are in your project ☼
I can answer to your needs for :
- Remote or in Person Mixing
- Consultation for Production, Mixing, Mastering
- Vocal Production
- Music Production
- Post Production
Advise is free and always will be.
Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.
Interview with Lionnel VASSEUR (FFWL MUSIC)
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: High energy, dynamic, wide, textured with vibe.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: U2, it's a majour influence and inspiration.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: A good mix is a great balance : find the right one is crucial. Fader to zero, search the good point of view only fader and pan.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: All styles of pop music but I have great feelings with electro-pop, synth-pop, dreamy pop, downtempo...
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Beat making, strong mixing skills and textures with synth and fx that adds vibe to your tracks.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring the sound and the flavor of a commercial record to your song, great feeling on your vocals.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Great communication before, during and after the job. If I produce a song, it's very important to listen to carefully the demo/draft, it will be a great start to move over and build a commercial version.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: My setup is hybrid with all my gear inserted in my converters. I own the finest analog gear moder and vintage. I love tubes ;-). Highlight gear if you work with me : ANALOG DESIGN BLACK BOX HG-2 ADS ELIA QUAD (LUNDHAL) ADS ELIA DUAL TUBE EDITION API AUDIO 2500 + API 5500 DUAL 4 BAND EQUALISER DBX 162 ESOTERIC AUDIO RESEARCH 660 x2 JUNGER D01 LEXICON PCM 60 LEXICON PCM 81 MAAG AUDIO EQ4M MAAG AUDIO EQ4M MAGNUM K x2 NEUMANN PE MASTERING EQ x 2 NEUMANN PMV 70 x 2 NEUMANN W491 B x 2 NEVE 1081 x 2 (VINTAGE KING) NEVE 33135 x 2 (LABO K) PULTEC EQP1-A STEPPED x 2 SPL IRON MASTERING COMPRESSOR SPL PQ MASTERING EQUALISER SUMMIT TLA 100 UNIVERSAL AUDIO LA2A
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Artists such as Pink Floyd, Kraftwerk, U2, Neil Young, Daft Punk, Modjo...
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Mixing, Producing, Additionnal Producing, Vocal Production... I am called Mr 10 %. I add to your song the extra 10 % and it shines instantanely ! I can produce, record, sing, do a topline, mix for you.