Our Control Room A is a professional listening environment. It has the proper corrective acoustic treatment. Treatment in control room A ensures the best listening environment possible. The key is to analyze the room. It will determine where to put acoustic treatment. Do the acoustic measurement again after the treatment. It makes sure that the room performs as it should. Control Room A passes with flying colors and did better than the expert would expect. The room now enables our equipment to sound its best.
The Control Room A has multiple absorbers. They absorb sound. It has bass traps located in the corners. Bass sound builds up in the corners. The room also has diffusion. Diffusion panels do just that They are designed to scatter sound when it is struck. Those treatments are on both the walls and ceiling.
There is an absorption cloud over the mix position in our Control Room A as well. It hangs just below the tiles on the ceiling. The acoustic cloud gives us the widest sweet spot possible. Starsound Studios control room is a 16-foot wide room. The depth of our control room is 15 feet. The ceiling height is 10 feet. The room also has two sofas and two mix position chairs. These creature comforts provide our clients and us with plenty of space to relax. Space also allows the luxury to bring in the extra equipment of your own to record.
LIVE ROOM A
Starsound Studios has a 16 foot by 22 foot live room. It has been treated with acoustic panels in the same manner as the control room. It offers guitar amplifiers and cabinet combinations. We have both a full Marshall and Mesa Boogie matching amplifier and cabinet combinations. The live room also has five high-end keyboard options as well. Achieve a perfect piano sound with the Roland RD 800. The perfect analog sound comes from two of our boards, the Prophet 12 and the Moog Sub Phatty. Last but not least, is our Hammond SK 1. They are the organ Gurus. The last keyboard is the Roland Vocoder which provides that great synth vocal.
One of the unique features we have is the Dynamount. It allows us to automatically move the microphone on the cabinet in real time as a guitarist plays the instrument. What does that mean? We can dial in your exact tone with a press of a button. That button press moves the microphone at the other end of the room. You can now decide in real time what your guitar will sound like on your record. How cool is that!!
Lastly, we have a lighting rig and mounted cameras within the light truss. We can light you properly and capture your recording session on video. You can use it as documentation of the event, or use it as a band video. Finish off a session with a photo shoot in our Green Screen Room! Think about it, at Starsound Studios you have every recording, video, photo, and mastering option in one location. Take advantage today!
Studio A has you covered. We offer a 16 channel mixer right on your microphone stand. It receives a full signal and you can dial in your own mix independently of each other and the actual recording. We offer the Behringer X Air 18. It is controlled by a tablet.
The sound is mixed on the Hear Technologies Hear Back Mixer to split the signal to the X Air. The X-Air receives the kick, snare, stereo toms, stereo cymbals, stereo keys, guitar 1, guitar 2, bass, stereo vocals, Stereo ProTools, and the Click Track.
All 16 channels are at your disposal. Turn them up or down at your whim. On each channel of your individual mixer is a section to add EQ or compression to the sound as well. Also, the X-Air offers effects, compression, EQ, and more on each channel that can be controlled by the tablet. All of that flexibility without harming the original tracks that you are recording. Starsound Studios can dial in a mix you will love tracking with guaranteed!! Come by and check it out. We feel you will be amazed.