Producer

Producer Name

Asterix

Location

California-Los Angeles

Website

http://www.Firehousesoundlabs.com http://soundcloud.com/asterix216

Biography

Asterix is a Los Angeles based record producer and performer. He produces for and operates Firehouse Sound labs in Carson CA. Asterix has contributed to many projects including tracks feat Lil Scrappy, MC Eiht, Tash, Planet Asia, Mistah Fab, Tristate and Styliztik Jones. Asterix was the 2002 Beat Olympics Champion. His first record appearances came as a member of hip hop group Western Union. In 2000 Asterix produced a 12″ maxi single titled “Lookout” for the Dojo Pros, In 2009 Asterix contributed to the Fresh Boyz “Jerk or Die compilation” producing the single “All I need is bass” for Yung Japan and co-releasing the project under the Firehouse label, the project has since been re-released under The “Shot Records” stamp. Asterix is best known for his energetic beats and monstrous drum sequences as well as his use of obscure samples and sound effects. His versatility and unmatched work ethic has made him a hot commodity in the re-emerging Los Ageles hip hop scene. His influences are quoted as being The late Issac Hayes, Quincy Jones, Barry White, and Hip Hop Producers The Beatnuts, Ant Banks, D.I.T.C and Dr. Dre. Aside from performing, mixing, mastering and production. In his spare time Asterix also customizes and repairs studio equipment and electronics, his custom designs can be found in recording studios around the globe. You can contact Asterix by visiting http://www.Firehousesoundlabs.com or by direct email FirehouseStudios@ymail.com

Credits

2002 “Beat Olympics” Champ, 4 time “Beat Down” Champ, 2010 “Beat Knock” Champ.
Production Credits: Tash of the Alkaholiks, Lil Scrappy, M.C Eiht, Mistah Fab, Planet Asia, Tristate and Styliztik Jones.