Joromi by Simi : Audio Production Review by T-beiz


Colour: Hint of Prof. Victor Uwaifo’s “Joromi both lyrically and instrumentally giving it a retro feel
Genre:R &B /Soul
Song structure: Normal
Intro->Verse 1-> Hook > Chorus -> Verse 2 -> Hook- >Chorus- interlude-> Chrous -> Outro
Energy: Well Spread and even energy across verses and Choruses
Loudness: -7 LUFs
Tempo: 100 bpm
Bass: Melodious walking bass lines(solid feel of live bass)
Percussion: constant ,sounds of conga,wood variant etc
Drums: Rhythmic controlling 4/4 Kick , cut-through snare well placed rolls , hats, cymbals and crash (solid feel of live drums)
Guitars: Superlative guitar ( very live lead guitar) with interesting solos , chords and vamps
Keys: Piano variant
Strings: soft, backing the song at the right places
Brass: sweet , harmonious quartet feel
Flute : melodic , having a folk texture
Artificial Sounds, Fx: N/A

Main Vocals:
Simi’s voice: audible and clean

Backup Vox
Back up vocals: Call and response style for the Chorus
Harmonious (alto, tenor, treble) spread of back up vocals
Adlibs well placed at needed areas

Compression : Song and individual instruments appear well compressed
EQ: Full spectrum used
0-500 hz : Obvious boost/rise in this area, very tamed bass frequency
500hz- 2khz : Quite a number of mid instruments, normal peaks within this area, domimamt guitar frequencies
2khz -20 Khz : Controlled leveled peaks
Reverb: Smooth with good ambience
Delay: reeling effect ,sweetly heard in parts of the chorus
Stereo/Pan effects : Balanced stage-like stereo image

Mastering dynamics : Solid
Multi-band dynamics : Bass , Mids , Tops well balanced
Clipping and Distortion: Very happy meters and volume levels

T-beiz , @tbeiz on all platforms
Producer for Dakdak studios

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