How to Find Your Signature Sound with Anki

In this episode, I sit down with Anki, a fantastic producer based out of Bristol. Anki just released his second full length album titled “Bloom” on Enhanced Recordings. In this interview, we talk about the creative process behind his recent album, infusing his rock and indie influences, and his analytical approach to developing a unique sound.

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Show notes:

  • Why write an album? (5:02)
  • Treating your “artist side” with an album (7:58)
  • The creative vision for “Bloom” (13:01)
  • How to tell a story with your music (15:14)
  • The most challenging part of writing an album (24:42)
  • Separating your creative and analytical brains with production (26:50)
  • The concept of complexing with a purpose (30:06)
  • Dealing with short attention spans (32:02)
  • Staying productive in the studio (34:22)
  • Why chasing new ideas isn’t necessarily a bad thing (38:35)
  • Finding your musical identity (45:10)
  • Turning ideas into full tracks (47:35)
  • Infusing his rock influences (51:13)
  • Moving from bands into production (54:30)
  • An analytical approach to finding your sound (58:50)

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