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2nd Sense Studio

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Music Technology, Apr 1988

Take an eight-track tape deck and a 128-track MIDI sequencer and you've got the basis of 2nd Sense studio. Nicholas Rowland visits a studio taking full advantage of what modern technology has to offer.

A Day in the Life of a MIDI Studio

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, Dec 1987

Ever wondered what goes on in a commercial 16-track studio once the red light comes on? Roger Jackson of West Coast Music reveals all...

Abbeydale Studios

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, May 1988
Personal Services

It’s a tough world out there in the 16-track studio jungle, but Abbeydale’s owners have made a success out of providing a ‘personal production service’ for songwriters and bands. What's their secret? Read on...

Adding to Advision

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | International Musician & Recording World, May 1975

Advances At Advision

Feature | Topic: Mixing, Recording Studios | International Musician & Recording World, Mar 1975

Alice In Switzerland

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, Nov 1985

Two men, a girl and an electrical appliance meet under strange circumstances in the Swiss Alps. Ted Fletcher reports.

Anatomy Of A Studio - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Home Studio, Recording Studios, Sound Fundamentals | Home & Studio Recording, Aug 1984
Studio Wiring

Studio Wiring - how to interconnect all that equipment you've been buying.

Animal House Studios

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, Jul 1988

You may not find a 24-track recorder in this London studio, but you will find two synchronised Fostex E16s and a veritable Aladdin's cave of hi-tech paraphernalia being put to some very interesting uses. Read on and discover how...

Arch Angel

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | One Two Testing, Jan 1983
Angel Studios

Assault On Battery

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Music Technology, Jan 1989
Battery Studios

Jive Records' own Battery Studio complex has to accommodate acts as diverse as Schooly D, Mark Shreeve and Samantha Fox. David Bradwell raps technology.

Battersea Rock

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | International Musician & Recording World, Apr 1975
Ramport Studios

Battery Studios

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, Mar 1987
The Ever-Ready Studio Complex

Ralph Denyer takes the lid off this top London studio complex to discover how it and the people that work their tick.

Behind the Scenes

Feature | Topic: Maintenance / Repair / Modification, Recording Studios | Home & Studio Recording, May 1987

Although the title 'maintenance engineer' does not have the glamour of 'producer', it is an essential job. Paul Ward tells us why.

Berwick Street Studios

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, Oct 1988
The Dawning Of A New Era?

The impact of new technology has brought many changes to the recording industry. It has equally brought problems. Why, for instance, are some studios failing to attract enough business to survive, whilst others seem to be flourishing? One West London studio that has foreseen the writing on the wall and implemented changes is Berwick Street Studios. So we checked them out.

Classical Sound Engineering - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Recording Musician, Nov 1992
Careers In The Music Industry

Classical sound engineers talk about their hopes and aspirations at the world's best-known studio, Abbey Road.

Dutch Treat

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Micro Music, Jan 1990

Phil Brammer goes Euro with a look at the Recording scene in Amsterdam with some surprising results

Electronic Music Studio

Feature | Topic: Education, Recording Studios | Sound On Sound, Feb 1987
Goldsmiths' College, University of London

Goldsmiths' College in London was the first higher education institute to set up its own electronic music studio and offer a course. That was back in the late 1960s. Today, it has an even wider range of specialist courses and a much better equipped complex of studios to offer prospective students the training facilities necessary for a longterm career.

First Time In The Studio

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Recording Musician, Jan 1993

Whether you run a commercial studio or are planning to use one for the first time, you simply must read this.

Grammy for Gentral Sound

Feature | Topic: Advertisement Feature, Recording Studios | International Musician & Recording World, Jun 1975

How to Choose A Studio

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Home & Studio Recording, Aug 1984

Advice on what to look for in a commercial studio when considering your first recording venture.

In at the Deep End

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Home & Studio Recording, Mar 1989

For all of you that have ever thought, 'If only I could build my own 24-track studio, I'd have it made', we present this cautionary tale.

In The Heart Of The Country

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Music Technology, Apr 1987
The Wool Hall

If you earn a fortune in royalties from record sales and you want your own recording studio, what do you do? If you're Tears For Fears, you build The Wool Hall. Paul Tingen reports.

Industry Profile

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Electronics & Music Maker, Nov 1982
Mobile One

A spotlight on Europe's largest mobile studio and its home base in London.

Inside Abbey Road - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Recording Musician, Oct 1992
Careers In The Music Industry

The first in a series exploring careers and opportunities in the audio industry, starting at the world-famous Abbey Road studios.

MIDI Futures at the BBC

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios, Video / Film / Picture | Sound On Sound, Feb 1989

The unique demands on the BBC Radiophonic Workshop have placed it in the forefront of developments in high technology music. Their latest development- a new style of MIDI suite - is an innovation not only in terms of the technology that's employed, but also in the geography’ of the working environment. Richard Elen takes an exclusive first look at the new studio.

 

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