2016 ARIA Nominations

It’s that time of year again with the 2016 ARIA Awards just around the corner! Studios 301 would like to extend a huge congratulation to all of this year’s nominees, and give a shout out to the amazing artists we have worked with who’ve made the list. We’d also like to give acknowledge the extraordinary efforts of our Studios 301 […]

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September Mastering Highlights

Tom Stephens ‘What Lies In The Difference’ –  Album mastered by Andrew Edgson Shannon Noll ‘Who I Am’ – Single mastered by Steve Smart Jack River ‘Palo Alto’ – Single mastered by Steve Smart Gretta Ray ‘Unwind’ – Single mastered by Steve Smart The Bobby Darin Musical (Australian Cast Recording) [feat. David Campbell] ‘Dream Lover’ – Album mastered by Leon […]

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September 2016 in the Studios

Here are some highlights from what’s been happening in the studios.  Nicole Millar in Studio 9 with Simon Cohen engineering Illy in Studio 9 with Simon Cohen engineering Horrorshow in Studio 9 with Simon Cohen engineering Japanese Wallpaper in Studio 1 with Antonia Gauci engineering Chong Lim in Studio 1 with Guy Gray with engineering and Owen Butcher assisting Middle […]

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Five Ways To Get Weird–by Jack Prest

  If your working on electronic music production or mixing there will come a point in every track that you need to send things a little left of centre. Here’s some tips on how to get a little freak into your beats. 1. Crystalizer – Sound Toys This plugin is epic and throws out all sorts of weird pitch modulations […]

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Malaysian superstar Anuar Zain works on his first album in five years

  Malaysian superstar Anuar Zain works on his first album in five years at Studios 301. After a five year-long wait, fans of award-winning Malaysian singer and multi-award winner Anuar Zain are finally being gifted with a brand new album. Released on Oct 1st this is the crooners 5th studio self-titled album, mixed by 301’s very own Guy Gray in […]

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Women In Electronic Music Masterclasses

Socials-151  On Saturday 13th August Studios 301 hosted Music NSW for Women In Electronic Music Masterclasses, with our very own Antonia Gauci leading the Engineering Basics masterclass in Studio 1. Also on the bill we had Looping and Pedals with Rainbow Chan and Songwriting Basics with Buoy. The day was a great success with inspiring and talented students and teacher […]

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July Recording & Release Highlights

July – Who’s been in the studios? Matt Damon – ADR recording in Studio 1, assisted by Owen Butcher Nicole Millar – Vocal recording in Studio 6 with Simon Cohen ASTA – Vocal recording in Studio 6 with Simon Cohen Coda Conduct – Mixing in Studio 6 with Simon Cohen Daily Holla – Co-production & mixing in Studio 6 with […]

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Music Oz – 301

Studios 301 are excited to announce that we have teamed up with the MusicOz Foundation to be an official partner of this year’s Australian Independent Music Awards. The AIMA’s are an amazing platform which help recognise and highlight Australia’s most talented independent musicians and artists. We are proud to be a part of this platform for independent artists which in […]

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My top 5 free VST Plugins

By Harvey O’Sullivan Plugins have come a long way, so much so that many people are now working purely ‘in-the-box’. While some of the big name developers are selling plugins for hundreds if not thousands of dollars, there are a tonne of great indie developers releasing plugs for free. The following is by no means a comprehensive list, just a […]

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Phantastic Ferniture Article

We managed to get a quick interview in with the winners of our I AM INDIE competition, Phantastic Ferniture, after a weekend recording in Studio 2 with Tim Carr and working on their forthcoming EP. Speaking to Holly our Studios Coordinator, here’s what they had to say. Studios 301: How was it recording at 301? Ryan: It was nice not […]

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