Coolin' Out


Freedom Over Fear (Feat. Mike Ortiz)

Jarel, Kev, and Sal welcome artist, engineer, and co founder of Freedom Over Fear Records, Mike Ortiz (@mikeortizmusic). They start by discussing the music Mike's been working on (3:30), how he got introduced to music (9:30), origins of Freedom Over Fear Records (13:00), Pepsi controversy (16:00), and his initial goals for the label (19:30). Then, Mike explains his creative process (23:00) work-life balance (31:00), early struggles starting his company (37:30), upcoming projects (48:30), ghostwriting in music (57:00), his three biggest inspirations (1:04:00) and leaves the listeners with a sample of his talents.