Interview withTony Jaxx

Cumbia combined with modern pop music. We listen to Tony Jaxx’s music production.

Interview with the artist

You made a dancefloor banger. Do you want to keep it as an instrumental, or find a great vocalist to sing on it?

Well its an unreleased material , ill find a really great vocalist to work with.

What combination of genres did you use for this track?

At the first part you can hear some tropical marimbas then the track increases power with reggaeton drums and finally the secret its the cumbia part that identify me !!

Please tell us about your creative process for the song: how did you get it started?

Well I was traveling while I was djing and I went to the jungle for a gig and I saw a trible screaming hewoo and I record it and I play the main melody so I started with the vocal chops and the main melody

There’s a beautiful simplicity in this track. How do you stop yourself from “overdoing it” and know when to finish working? What’s your test for when to say “I am done!”

I say im done when my project sounds really good with a few elemental things. The simplicity with catchy things are the secret. I usualy take few hours before I reopen the project.

What are your favorite tools and sounds to use in your productions?

I really love to make my own sounds and sometimes I record from ambient sounds.

What part of music-making do you love the most?

I really love the breakdowns I start from there. And I really love the studio session with the singer.

Who are your biggest heroes in music production, and how do they inspire you?

About my heros one of my biggest influences in the music industry is hardwell its style but he inspires me to make sick changes at the songs.

When you make a track like this, what would be your next step in releasing it?

Ill record the vocals next week and im planning a videoclip. Before that ill make a marketing plan so the song can be a hit.

Will you continue making tracks like this one – is this a style that’s true to your artistic vision, or a happy surprise that you made it? We’d love to know what you think about this track.

Ill continue making this style I already have an album upcoming with really good singers.

What would be a dream goal for you as a musician?

A grammy!!!!!!!!!

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