Recording Studio

We have a proven track record for producing recordings of a superior quality and our studio has been used to record artists such as "Eumeria" (International Progressive Metal Band and nominees for best prog metal release of 2011 with their album Rebel Mind), British based Alternative Rockers: People Are Things, British Singer Songwriter Kevin Bayliss, UK Instrumental Guitarist and Guitar Idol Lucky Singh, Full Circle Supergroup (formed out of auditionees from BBC's The Voice) and many, many more.

 

Mastering Samples

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Mixing Samples

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RECORDING STUDIO PRICES:

 

Though we pride ourselves in the quality of our mixes we have alway kept our prices competitive, and we are therefore able to offer top quality studio recordings at budget / mid range prices.

 

The studio is available for hire from £30.00 per hour (including Engineers). Mixing time is charged separately at a base rate of £80.00 per track for 8 hours* with tweaks and Mastering included. 

*any additional hours required will be charged at £20.00 per hour.

 

We offer this service so that you can be safe in the knowlege that your songs will still sound exactly the way that you want them to after the mix has been approved. This also means that you can avoid a lengthy process of explaning what you want to another set of engineers and save yourselves around £50.00 and £100.00 extra per song! 

Please check out our audio player to hear examples of our work.

 

We also have the following artist packages available:

 

Solo Recording Special:

 

Song packages for solo singers*:

  • 1 Song: £75.00
  • 3 Songs: £160.00

Includes:

  • 1-3 Hours recording time (depending on package)
  • 1 / 3  backing tracks of your choice (depending on package)
  • Professional producer to help guide you during performance (if required)
  • Up to 5 hours mixing / mastering time (additional time is chargeable at £15.00 per hour)

 

NOTE: Singers must pre-book recording session and advise of tracks no less than 2 weeks prior to the booked date.

*vocal tracks only 

 

 

3 Song EP Smash Mix Special: £540.00

3 Song package for bands/recording artists looking for a top quality recording at an affordable price - NOTE all mixes are done to the HIGHEST standard.

 

Includes:

  • 10 Hours recording time (1 Day) / inclusive of engineering / editing (NOTE - a great deal of attention is spent to getting the best sound at source in order to obtain the highest professional standard of recording. From the tuning of the drums right through to amp tones - yes we have a host of great amps to choose from here at Smash including Mesa Boogie / Fender / Marshall / Ashdown ....we could go on).
  • Professional producers / engineers with 12 years recording / mixing experience and over 45 years of combined playing experience at the highest level. Our producers will always make sure that they get the best out of your band and thus the recording.
  • Up to 8 hours mixing / mastering time PER SONG! We believe in putting the time in at The Smash Room to get a fantastic result with your tracks....it means as much to us that your tracks sound great as it does to you. 

 

6 Song EP Smash Mix Special: £1,080.00

6 Song package for bands/recording artists looking for a top quality recording at an affordable price - NOTE all mixes are done to the HIGHEST standard.

 

Includes:

  • 20 Hours recording time (2 Days) / inclusive of engineering / editing (NOTE - a great deal of attention is spent to getting the best sound at source in order to obtain the highest professional standard of recording. From the tuning of the drums right through to amp tones - yes we have a host of great amps to choose from here at Smash including Mesa Boogie / Fender / Marshall / Ashdown ....we could go on).
  • Professional producers / engineers with 12 years recording / mixing experience and over 45 years of combined playing experience at the highest level. Our producers will always make sure that they get the best out of your band and thus the recording.
  • Up to 8 hours mixing / mastering time PER SONG! We believe in putting the time in at The Smash Room to get a fantastic result with your tracks....it means as much to us that your tracks sound great as it does to you.

 

If you would like to discuss coming in to record an album or any other package that you don't already see here, then please give us a call and we will be happy to sort something out for you. SMASH ROOM - Where quality counts in BPM!

 

The Gear:

Kemper Profiling Amp
Focusrite ISA 430 Pre amps
API PreAmps
Neve Pre Amps
Lynx Aurora 16 channel Digital Converter 
2x Tannoy Active Studio Monitors
LTO 6 - channel Headphone Amplifier
6x R Patch Bays
UBK Fatso Compressor
UBK Stereo EQ
2 x WARM Audio Compressor 



Microphones:

2x AKG C 451 B Condenser
4x Shure SM57A
1x AEA R84 Ribbon mic
1 x AEA R92 Ribbon Mic
1 x WARM AUDIO WA47
3x Sennheiser MD 421-11 Dynamic Microphones
2x Audio-Technica AT4050
1x LEWITT 940 Valve / Tube /FETT
1 x Nueman U87
1 x Audix D6

The Studio Runs a Pro Tools HD system

Industry standard software plugins including Soundtoys, Waves, Slate Digital and many more

 

NOT ALL EQUIPMENT LISTED.