Chris Baseford is a Canadian producer, engineer, and mixer who has worked with artists such as Nickelback, Rob Zombie, Avril Lavigne, and many more.
ON THIS EPISODE:
5:44 – Knowing when to move on
13:44 – Do people skills come naturally?
20:47 – Defending Nickelback
28:58 – Do what is best for the song
38:11 – How the music industry has changed through recessions
53:46 – Virtual writing sessions and getting a clean recording
1:18:48 – Develop your ears and understand decision making
1:26:25 – 10% planning and 90% execution
1:41:12 – Knowing how to use gear while adapting for the new times
1:52:08 – What DAW and gear you use doesn’t matter, as long as it works for YOU
2:05:23 – Get inspired by plugins and gear, but don’t buy what you don’t need
2:14:49 – Support companies if you like their product and don’t pirate
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