Recording and Rehearsal Studios in Manchester

Manchester has a great range of recording and rehearsal studios to deal with the demand from the local music scene.

Let Singing Lessons Manchester introduce you to the exciting world of Recording Studios! If you fancy becoming the next best thing is music, from pop star to country queen/king, this is the best way to dip your toe in the reverbial waters...

We know the first time recording your own voice can be pretty scary but we hope you'll find it exciting as well! This historic city houses numerous of these sound spaces, but here is our pick from the great range available.

80 Hertz

80 Hertz Manchester is unique, polished and professional. If you want to be looked after and have the very best equpiment in the business at your fingetips, this is certainly a great option for you. Founded in 2005 by George Atkins, the studio has been built to fulfill the needs of George himself, who has clocked up thousands of hours in these venues, and therefore knows exactly what is required by the recording artist, from the budding musician to the seasoned veteran. The studio mixes characterful technology with top-quality equipment, so you will not be disappointed! It is located on Thorpe Road, M40 5BJ.

Banter Media

Banter Media Manchester are on a mission to save music from 'bad media'. They offer sound recording, film production (so you can make your own music video!), photography (for your EP cover) and design. They provide very competitive rates, with prices for hourly, daily, or weekly sessions, or simply per song. They sell gift-vouchers, so anyone with friends or family starting out on the music scene - this is the perfect gift! Additionally, they offer the 'Star Experience', which is an all-inclusive package that gives you 2 hours in the studio, a choice of thousands of backing tracks and you leave with two mastered CDs. At Singing Lessons Manchester we think this is a brilliant starter package for budding musicians, such as yourselves. The relaxing vibe will bring out the best in your voice, and you'll know you're in good hands, since all their equipment is brand new and state-of-the-art. They also offer a 20% student discount. Find them at Hop Pole Studios, 128 Oldham Road, Ashton Under Lyne, OL7 9AN.

Blueprint Studios

Blue Print Studios have helped with the recording of the likes of Elbow, Snoop Dogg, Gorillaz, Mark Ronson, Lady Gaga, Duran Duran, The Noisettes, Rihanna, and many, many more! So, fancy becoming part of that list? Blue Print Studios opened in Manchester in 2003, after 18 months of renovation to render it truly tip-top. The website offers a handy guide of info for first time recorders, which shows their dedication to up-and-coming artists as well as the big names aforementioned. The gear is mix between classic analogue and modern digital equipment, and their two 'world-class' studios are linked to their many live rooms, lounges, and attic live space, 'The Big Room'. There is even a viewing gallery in the lounge to overlook all of the different studios. Sound good? Check them out at Elizabeth House, 39 Queen Street, M3 7DQ.

Blue Room Studios

You see that subtle promo-banner on their homepage? Singing Lessons Manchester say GO FOR IT! With super-cheap rates and a profusion of gear, this studio is ideal for creating your own sound, for your debut EP or eleventh album! The rooms studio includes control, live, vocal and drum rooms, all with state-of-the-art equipment and a laid-back vibe.They cater for a plethora of music tastes, and can even accomodate a full orchestra. They also offer the full megastar experience with their 'Pop Star Party', which is a fabulous gift for a loved one, great for a celebratory day out, or as a treat for yourself to get you started on the way to super-stardom! They are situated at Albion Street, Bury, BL8 2AD.

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