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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

New Year, New Gear!

After installing some new gear late in 2017, Christmas is still coming at the studio, with delivery of some more toys just received:

  • Sony C800G microphone (yes, that mic!)
  • Vox AC30 HW2x guitar amp
  • Shadow Hills Vandergraph Stereo Compressor in Studio 1
  • Yamaha NS10M Studio speakers in Studio 2
  • Grover Notting CR1 & CR2 speakers, bookable for all studios.

Contact us for more info, or a tour of the facilities.

 

Monday, January 1, 2018

2017 Wrap-Up

We’ve survived – and thrived – our first full year in operation! Thank you to everyone who has helped us wear-in the studio over the past twelve months.

Here’s a round-up of our highlights:

  • Earlier in the year we revised our rates – contact us for a quote!
  • We achieved  3x ARIA nominations, plus accommodated sessions for Alison Wonderland, Angus & Julia Stone, Dean Lewis, Julia Michaels, Mansionair, Ocean Alley, Sean Paul, Spit Syndicate, Vallis Alps, Vera Blue and The Voice.
  • Billie EiIish, Lorde, Netflix, Niall Horan and PMC Speakers all did showcases or filming sessions in the studio.
  • There’s over $50,000 of new gear in the studio – including mics, outboard, guitar amps and monitoring.
  • We have improved Podcasting and Interview capabilities.
  • In partnership with Universal Music Australia and The Industry Observer, we undertook the Inaugural Forbes Street Studio Grant, achieving over 400 entries, and offering recording + marketing support to wining band PLTS.

Interested in doing a project with us? Contact us for info or a tour.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

New Gear!

Engineers and producers LOVE gear… and so do we!! So here’s some extra kit that we now have floating around the studio:

  • Fender 68 Custom Deluxe Reverb guitar amp
  • A pair of Coles 4038 microphones
  • A vintage Neumann U47 FET microphone
  • Adam A77x speakers and an SPL MTC monitor controller in Studio Two
  • And Studio One and Studio Two are now fully kitted out with Autotune, Vocalign and Melodyne Essentials
  • + Watch this space for more in early 2018

Interested in knowing more? Contact:

anthony.garvin@forbesstreetstudios.com

Thursday, November 23, 2017

FSS Grant announced!

Congrats to PLTS, who have just received the inaugural Forbes Street Studio grant, including a Single recording and mixing package, Universal A&R review and $5000 worth of Seventh Street Media marketing services!

Read more about the band, and the grant, here… otherwise watch this space for some new PLTS music soon.

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