Luc Gabriel

Mixing & Mastering

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I do my job well. That's all.

On souncloud link I have some posts from contests, old posts but I will update it with recent works, mix, master, etc.. Here too :
What can be downloaded, is downloadable as wav.

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

Interview with Luc Gabriel

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: Sebastian Spanache Trio - "Humanized" and "A Pasha's Abstinence" - mastering. They needed different approach than mainstream music. Not specially better sounding than anything else around me, but different than usual work. Another world, other concepts, other philosophy.

  3. Q: How would you describe your style?

  4. A: Efficient.

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

  6. A: "You are the last in chain, so You must be doing something wrong".

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

  8. A: Life.

  9. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  10. A: Both. Because me and my clients like the results.

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

  12. A: "Everything will be fine" :)

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

  14. A: Logic.

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

  16. A: "How many revisions ?" "How many revisions you need, is like an open bar. How many drinks can You drink ?"

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

  18. A: Why me ?

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

  20. A: Try me.

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

  22. A: Computer, Monitors+Cables, RME, TC 6000, Slate Plugins.

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

  24. A: 1996 - now. I have a regular job and this.

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

  26. A: Be rested and relaxed when You work.

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

  28. A: Metal, Jazz, EDM, House, Hip-Hop.

  29. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  30. A: Getting things done.

  31. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  32. A: Well, acoustics are good,main equipment is good, nothing to complain. Auxiliary equipment is also carefully selected.

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

  34. A: Mixing and mastering. Very rare only mixing. Usually when I mix I do the master too. Also very often i do mastering alone.Editing and vocal tuning when is needed.

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

  36. A: Whatever sounds good to my ears from a lot of genres. There is a bag full of very good sounding materials. If I like a sound engineer's work a little more than others (but splitting hair seriously) it would be Serban Ghenea.

Gear Highlights
  • Adam Audio SX line
  • Lynx L22
  • TL Audio
  • Focusrite
  • Tc Electronic
  • Massey
  • Slate Digital
  • Inakustik
  • Vovox
  • etc.
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