Production Rates


Paul Bouyear recording for The Harmless Doves
Paul Bouyear recording for The Harmless Doves

Recording Rate: $175/day (+ travel expenses)


Above is Paul’s daily rate as a professional recording engineer, for the use of his recording gear and equipment, as well as his engineering skills. Paul provides a professional recording experience with a rig that he can make mobile for his clients’ convenience.

His studio features:

Focusrite Saffire Pro 40

a low-latency Firewire recording interface, with 8 inputs, providing the ability to record full drum kits, create independent headphone mixes, and more


  • Blue Bluebird Large Diaphragm Condenser (1)
  • Samson CO2 Small Diaphragm Condenser (2)
  • Samson C03 Multi-Pattern Condenser (1)
  • Shure SM57 Dynamic (3)
  • Shure Beta 52A Dynamic (1)

Avid Eleven Rack

which allows any guitarist access to dozens of simulations of classic amps, effect pedals, and cabinets, providing near-endless options for guitar tone

Marshall 45-Watt Amp

Ernie Ball VPJR 250K Volume Pedal


  • Martin DC-16RE Acoustic Guitar
  • Ibanez AW Series Acoustic Guitar
  • Custom Fender Stratocaster, fitted with Seymour Duncan pickups
  • Squier Jazz Bass


Mixing & Mastering



Individual Song (up to 32 instrument tracks – $5 each additional track): $175

The EP Deal (up to 6 songs): $700

The LP Deal (up to 13 songs): $1500

These rates include 2 rounds of mix revisions; additional revisions are $15 each.

Clean/Radio Versions are $20 per song.

Editing of tracks is $30/hour.


Steve Denning of the Harmless Doves

What You Get

– Advanced EQ techniques to allow each instrument have its own space in the mix

– Compression to stabilize uneven tracks and to excite movement in within the song

– Quality effects (reverb, delay, etc.) to add creative character and production quality

– Multiple versions of the mix for various use (i.e. Vocal Up Mix, Karaoke Mix, Instrumental Mix)





Lead Singer George Hartline lays down scratch tracks for the Temporary Fix EP


Individual Song: $35

The EP Deal (up to 6 songs): $135

The LP Deal (up to 13 songs): $300






For any recording, mixing, mastering, or producing inquiries:



(714) 343-4159

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