Guy Gray

RETROSPECTIVE: Working with David Bowie

RETROSPECTIVE: Award-winning 301 producer/engineer, Guy Gray, recalls his experiences working with David Bowie in the early 90s. Guy Gray started his audio production career at Studios 301 in 1981 as an assistant, when the studio was located at Castlereagh Street. Since then, he‘s worked throughout famed studios in Asia and North America, including the Hit […]

July 6th 2016   

Andrew Edgson, Newsletter, Uncategorised

ENGINEER FOCUS – ANDREW EDGSON

Andrew Edgson is one of Studios 301’s new generation of mastering engineers. Over the last 10 years he has mastered for Aria Award winning and multi platinum selling projects including Matt Corby, Sarah McKenzie, Vance Joy, and The Griswolds just to name a few. Recently he has been working with a whole swag of tastemaker […]

May 27th 2016   

Antonia Gauci, Competitions, Staff

KICKING WRITER’S BLOCK IN THE A$$

11 Tips For Unblocking the Writer’s Block For many years as a songwriter, it never dawned on me that thousands of other songwriters were in the same predicament. That of being alone in my bedroom with instrument in hand, bent over a piece of paper, toying with phrases and melodies only to quickly abandon them […]

May 27th 2016   

Competitions, Steve Smart

I Am Indie – Winners

The “I Am Indie” music competition has been the biggest competition we have ever run! With a record number of entrants, the team have been overwhelmed listening through the barrage of awesome music you guys have sent through. A big thank you to everyone who entered their music and we wish sometime in the future […]

May 25th 2016   

Antonia Gauci, News

Engineer feature – Antonia Gauci

With mixing skills that have recently been referred to as taking the track to “boss level bad assery”, 301 Assistant Engineer Antonia Gauci has her sights set firmly on making her mark in the music industry. Having already worked with some impressive names including Alison Wonderland, Cold Chisel, DMA’s, Sticky Fingers and Will.i.Am, it’s Antonia’s […]

April 20th 2016   

Jack Prest, News, Newsletter

Tips on How to Deliver Your Track For Mixdown – By Jack Pres

  Whenever I’m working on a mix for a new client a question that frequently gets asked is “What is the best way to deliver the files for mixdown?”. Although there are no hard and fast rules, (always make sure you touch base with your mix engineer as everyone has their own personal preferences) here […]

April 19th 2016   

Jack Prest, News, Newsletter

It’s a producer focus

Meet our resident Electronic Music Producer and Engineer Jack Prest With a background as a DJ, Artist and Sound Designer, Jack’s been working as an engineering and producer at Studios 301 for the past 5 years. Recently He’s been increasingly moving towards the role of a finisher. A producer who enters the artists process at varying […]

April 19th 2016   

Chris Arnott, News, Uncategorised

Is It A Banger? – Winner Announcement

After listening to each and every single song uploaded, we’re excited to reveal the winner of our Is It A Banger? Electronic Music Competition. Let us tell you, it was a very difficult call. The overwhelming number of entrants and the consistently strong production was mind-blowing. We had every type of banger you can think […]

February 8th 2016   

News, Steve Smart, Uncategorised

Triple j Hottest 100

Another Australia day, another triple j Hottest 100 done and dusted. In what has become a national pastime, Studios 301 along with the rest of the worlds J’s listeners tuned in to hear where our favourite tracks would land in the countdown. This marks the third year in a row that an Australian artist has […]

January 30th 2016   

Chris Arnott, News, Uncategorised

Meet Chris Arnott – Is It A Banger?

Meet Chris Arnott. producer, DJ, singer-songwriter, multi-Instrumentalist, wine connoisseur, musical genius, and all round top guy. In the last 3 years alone Chris has had 17 Aria Club Chart Top 10’s, and even more releases locally and worldwide. In addition to this, Chris releases as a producer, a topline vocalist, and features on various releases […]

January 20th 2016