ABOUT

Derek Machin, also known as Birdriot, is an audio engineer from Victoria, Canada, specializing in electronic music production and composition. He discovered his passion for music at a young age and has cultivated his skill-set through experimenting with his own songs.

In 2012, Derek studied modern recording and production techniques at Langara College, where he decided to pursue a career in music production. Collaborating with artists such as Angela Way and Em Spiller, along with his own project Birdriot; Derek continues to pursue his dream and is eager to share his passion with an ever-growing fanbase worldwide.

ABOUT

Derek Machin, also known as Birdriot, is an audio engineer from Victoria, Canada, specializing in electronic music production and composition. He discovered his passion for music at a young age and has cultivated his skill-set through experimenting with his own songs.

In 2012, Derek studied modern recording and production techniques at Langara College, where he decided to pursue a career in music production. Collaborating with artists such as Angela Way and Em Spiller, along with his own project Birdriot; Derek continues to pursue his dream and is eager to share his passion with an ever-growing fanbase worldwide.

SERVICES

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Source

  • Research
    • Reference relevant genres
    • Production styles
    • Artist references
  • Synthesis, Instrumentation, and Sample Choice
    • High fidelity waves
    • Virtual synths
  • Development
    • Develop artist’s style and sound
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Create

  • Write
    • Melodies
    • Harmonies
    • Lyrics
  • Record
    • Vocals and instrument tracking
  • Arrange
    • Full construction of custom produced audio and music
  • Embellish
    • Industry standard processing, saturation, and EQ
    • Cosmetic control of dynamics
    • Sound design and synthesis
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Play

  • Mixing
    • Translates on all systems
    • Dynamically balanced
    • Commercially competitive sound
  • Mastering
    • High fidelity studio mastered audio
    • Gloss and polish
    • Stereo enhancement, EQ, and compression

MUSIC

ELECTRONIC | EDM | SOUNDSCAPES

Check out some of my recent projects on Soundcloud below!

Birdriot

CONTACT

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