The Music Room
is dedicated to helping local performers create
professional sounding recordings at an affordable price.
Our staff is comprised of cash strapped musicians like
you. We know the price tag associated with large studios
is prohibitive for most amateur artists. Our Recording
Studio was created so independent artists could have
greater access to a studio environment.
Everybody Has a Song in Them
We believe that every person has a good song in them
(although some don't know it). Haven't you dreamed about
hearing what your song would sound like recorded in a
Like to sing but can't play an instrument? No problem -
we can use a karaoke music track to back up your vocals.
Alternatively, we have relationships with a collection
of local musicians that can support your studio effort.
Also, if you play but don't have enough instruments (or
good enough instruments), you can use some of ours.
Do you perform live music? Come play at one The Music
Room's performance nights and we can make a multitrack
recording of your live performance. We mix this in the
studio at a later date, then provide you with individual
MP3's for each song in your performance. Visit our
SoundCloud Page to hear a sampling of our live
goal is to make using our studio affordable for
everyone. With that in mind, we've setup a simple
studio pricing structure of $30 per hour (typical
songs take 3-8 hours, depending on the number of
tracks, overdubs, edits, etc).
are the steps in our studio process:
time to record all the tracks needed for your song
under the direction of a Recording Engineer. We
typically record 2 or more takes for each key
instrument and vocal.
simple edits and cross-fades to clean up errors in
- Mix your
tracks, including Relative Volume, Pan,
Equalization, Compression, Delay/Reverb, etc.
tracks to a Stereo Master. Master (final editing)
of this version of the song. Email an MP3 version
of the song to you.
review the song and send us back comments and
changes you'd like, if any.
then Master based on your comments.
- A final
MP3 version of the song is emailed to you. We can
provide a CD version of the song if requested.
- The steps with an * you are involved with. We
independently perform all the other steps. The entire
process typically takes 1-2 weeks.
you are not familiar with a typical studio recording
process, here are a couple of nice overviews:
If you perform
at The Music Room, we can make a multitrack recording of
your performance. We mix this in the studio at a later
date, then provide you MP3's (and a CD if requested) of
your songs. Pricing for this service is $150 per 45 minute
our SoundCloud Page to hear a sampling of our
If you do your own recording, we can supplement what you
do in several ways, such as:
your mixed tracks
- Final Mix
your tracks, or assist you with your final mix
instruments, such as drums, where you don't have
education and a sounding board through our Recording
education and tools through our Studio Resources webpage