AJ Sorensen | Music Producer, Musician, Actor
How did you get into recording?
I’ll have to blame my friends for this, I’d come across some really basic recording software at a young age, my friend and I figured out how to add voiceovers to animations we made in 5th grade and when it came time to record demos for my bands I was the one who made it happen. My early recordings were the same as every amateur, I hated how they sounded and I didn’t want to just settle with a mediocre sound even for a demo to get a gig at a bar, I wanted to get the sound of the band’s I listened to, those Chris Lord Alge mixes! and so began the ultimate quest to achieve that real “record” sound.
What is your favorite album?
This is a tough question but I have say one of my favorite albums is Green Day’s “Dookie”, I remember the first time I heard it when it came out on cassette tape and thinking “what the heck is this? hmm this is actually pretty good!”. I remember more than a decade ago working at a summer job with my dad and hearing this guy who didn’t know a single word of english humming along to Green Day, that was an inspiring moment. A melody so powerful that someone who couldn’t