#264: This week's guest is TDE's in house mix engineer, Derek "MixedByAli" Ali. Derek is best known for his work with rapper Kendrick Lamar on "Good Kid, M.A.A.D City" and his Grammy award winning album " To Pimp a Butterfly". Derek has also worked with artists such as Snoop Dogg, Dr Dre, Robin Thicke, Drake, and more. On today's episode, MixedByAli sits down with Dave and Herb to share how got his musical start and found his own workflow. He speaks on the importance of educating yourself, shares knowledge, and tells the Pensado's Place audience what he foresees in the future of music making. Also, we are joined by the co-founder of Landr to describe the incredible capabilities of the Landr tech. Landr is on the cutting edge of mastering technology. Check out our ITL with Landr to find out how you get top notch mastering from the comfort of your own studio!