SECRET GENIUS ABOUT

LOS ANGELES

Secret Genius Studio Los Angeles is located in West Hollywood; minutes away from the Sunset Strip at the infamous NightBird Studios in the basement of Sunset Marquis. Both NightBird Studio and Sunset Marquis alike have become a haven for songwriters, producers, musicians and actors.

The studio production room includes full Pro-tools and Logic recording capability and the live room features the latest guitars and amplification from Fender.

FAQ

How do I book time to use Secret Genius Studios LA?
Complete the Application form, here. There is no fee for the studio time.

How do I know if my booking request has been successful?
Booking is not confirmed until you receive an email with the studio address and arrival instructions.

Do I need to pay for an engineer, or is this included?
There will be an engineer on-site for your session. Please make sure to specify the type of assistance needed from the engineer on the application form.

Will I have full ownership of my final recordings?
Yes, Secret Genius Studios is simply providing the space and equipment for you to create. We will provide you with an MP3 bounce of your final recording. Please bring a drive if you wish to save your session files. Secret Genius Studios will not be responsible for session files after the studio session is finished.

What are the hours of Secret Genius Studios LA?
12pm to 8pm, Monday to Friday.

Can I smoke in the Studio?
Smoking and alcohol consumption are not permitted.

How many people can I invite to the studio?
The studio allows 3 guests or collaborators total.

Is there parking at Secret Genius Studios LA?
The studio will provide two parking validations for valet.

What equipment does the studio have?
Consoles/Outboard Gear:

  • SSL Matrix
  • Quested Monitors w/ Subs
  • Acoustic Guitar
  • Upright Piano
  • M-Audio Midi Controller
  • Protools HD
  • Outboard Gear
  • Avalon 737 Pream/EQ/Compressor
  • 2 Epirical Labs 8L8-X Distressor
  • Universal Audio 6176 Tube Preamp/Limiter
  • 2 Vingtec VA573 Mic Pre
  • 2 Sunset Sound Mic Pre

Microphones:

  • Manley Gold Reference
  • Neumann u87
  • Shure SM7
  • Multiple Sets of SM57’s
  • Other mic may be available upon request

Will Spotify support extra equipment rentals?
No, Spotify will not cover the cost of additional equipment rentals.

For any comments or questions, please contact us via email.