"In my opinion, the difference is a product that can stand up with what’s out there. Something that has a high sonic quality but also a unique character across the board, from the songwriting and musicianship, to the mix, and the master.
Anyone can bring a beat or instrumental track or guitar or keyboard and record a few takes. The mixer will then polish a turd and get the best he can out your your tracks. My suggestion: learn to make a 'record, emote emotion, take pride and make a killer song,
Thanks for reading,
Quotation Courtesy of Soundbetter Blog
Derek Mosley (D.Mo)audio/recording engineer/music producer/drummer.