The History of Studios 301
Established as a subsidiary of the Columbia Graphophone Company in 1926 to later become EMI Records then Studios 301, we have the largest recording space in the Southern Hemisphere and the only Tier One recording studio in Australia. An industry leader in professional audio rivaling the sounds from heritage studios abroad, the new Studios 301 facility boasts music recording studios, production suites, mastering rooms and digitisation facilities, showcasing some of the best acoustic spaces and cutting edge technologies in the world.
In its previous and current iterations, Studios 301 has played host to numerous internationally acclaimed artists such as Coldplay, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Lady Gaga, U2, David Bowie, INXS, Elton John, Prince, Bob Dylan, Snoop Dogg, The Black Eyed Peas, Flume, Lana Del Rey, Katy Perry, Lizzo, Charli XCX, A$AP Rocky, Migos, The Weeknd,Delta Goodrem, Cold Chisel, Matt Corby and Amy Shark to name a few. With the opening of a new multimillion-dollar facility in February of 2018, this monolithic studio has reaffirmed its place in the heritage of global top tier recording facilities, designed to take this historic facility forward into the 21st century and consolidate its reputation as a large-format studio capable of servicing the world’s biggest artists, and foster the next generation of musical talent.