AL 'DR ALIEN' SMITH

Recording, Mixing and Mastering Engineer

Since the mid 90's Al Smith has worked with over 400 bands from all genres of music including punk, indi pop, metal, doom, post rock and everything in between. Based in Perth, Western Australia, Al combines technical skills with creative input to help musicians realize their musical visions. Whether that's from the very start of the project during the recording phase or later on with professional mixing and mastering. He has also worked extensively on audio editing, compiling and restoration projects for film makers, archivists, multimedia companies and performance artists. While he is not working on music, Al also makes the DrAlienSmith line of creative studio tools which you can find at www.draliensmith.com

Selected Releases of Various Genres

Punk Rock from AUS. Album recorded and mixed by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Power Pop from AUS. Album recorded, mixed + mastered by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Post Punk from AUS. Album mixed

by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Powerviolence from AUS Album recorded + mixed by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Weirdo Rock from USA. Album mixed and mastered by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Punk Rock from AUS. Album mastered

by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Weirdo Metal from AUS. Album

recorded, mixed + mastered 

by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

Hardcore from AUS. Album recorded + mixed by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Dream Pop from AUS. Album mixed + mastered by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Hardcore Punk from AUS. Album mixed + mastered by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Electro Pop from AUS. Album

mixed by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

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Stoner Sludge from AUS + NL. Album

recorded, mixed + mastered

by Al 'DrAlien' Smith.

 
 

EXPLORE MY SERVICES

What I Can Do For Your Music Project

Headphones
Sound Mixing
Stereo Speaker

MOBILE RECORDING

For tracking I use our Mobile Recording Rig .Whether you want to record demo's in your rehearsal room, an EP in your lounge room or even take advantage of strange acoustics in some weirdo abandoned building, the mobile rig can be wheeled in and set up fast.  Price is $270 AUD per 8 hour day. Get in contact for dates.

STUDIO MIXING

The art of mixing is to bring all of the individual elements of a song together with cohesion and balance.  I mix with digital processing techniques as well as creative vision and a good set of experienced ears. Pricing varies depending on how many songs and how long + complex they are. Expect between $100 and $200 AUD per song. Get in touch for a detailed quote for your project.

MUSIC MASTERING

 The final stage to fine tune the tone and compression of the mixes so they sound great on all playback systems/speakers and online platforms. I specialize in mastering for vinyl + digital, providing you with all file formats needed. Prices will vary depending on the length of the project and formats required but expect between $40 and $80 AUD per song. Get in touch for a  detailed quote.

 

CONTACT

PO Box 209 Mount Helena WA Australia 6082

+61 402740792

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