Recording studio

A near professional environment for recording, editing and mixing sound.

In order to book and use the Recording Studio you must be a member and have undergone a Recording Studio induction.

To register for a Recording Studio induction head over to our What's On page to find upcoming sessions.

The Edge Recording Studio is available to be booked one 4 hour session per day and a maximum of twice per week once you have completed the necessary induction. 


Reserve the Recording Studio

Record, edit and mix sound like a professional. 

Mon-Fri 12-3pm & 4-7pm

Inductions required:  Recording Studio Induction


Equipment and software

  • 2020 Apple Macpro
  • 2x Samsung 27in VA 2K 144Hz Monitors
  • Avid HD-Native interface
  • Avid HD IO 8/8
  • Avid 96 IO
  • Ableton Push
  • Native Instruments Maschine
  • Rode Rodecaster
  • Korg Triton Taktile Keyboard
  • JLM Audio Eleven 500 series rack

Audio Monitoring

  • Audient Nero Monitor controller
  • Adam AC7 Nearfield Monitors
  • KRK 10s active subwoofer
  • Sennheiser HD 280 pro headphones
  • Heritage Audio BT-500 bluetooth audio receiver

Microphone Pre-amplifiers

  • JLM Audio 99v
  • JLM Audo NV500
  • Focusrite Octa Pre II Microphone Preamplifer (8 Channel)
  • Shure SM7b cardioid dynamic (x2)
  • Nuemann TLM193 cardioid condensor
  • Nuemann TLM107 multi-pattern condensor
  • AKG C414 XLII Matched Pair multi-pattern condensor
  • RODE Broadcaster end-address broadcast condenser (x2)
  • RODE Podcaster USB Broadcast condensor (USB connection with headphone output)
  • RODE NT 5 compact 1/2“ cardioid condenser (pair) x 2
  • RODE K2 - variable pattern dual 1” valve condenser
  • RODE NT-SF1 soundfield ambisonic
  • RODE NTR active ribbon

DAW Software

  • Pro Tools 2020
  • Ableton Live Suite 10
  • Logic Pro X
  • FL-Studio Producer Edition
  • Reaper
  • Izotope RX 7 Standard

Virtual Instruments and Plug-ins

  • Native Instruments Komplete 12 Ultimate
  • Slate Digital All Access pass (subscription)
  • Plugin Alliance Mega Bundle (subscription)
  • MCDSP Everything pack (subscription)
  • Izotope Music Production Suite 3

Find out more on SLQ wiki.

What's on

Never recorded audio before? That's okay.

We offer regular inductions and skill development opportunities for the resources available in the Recording Studio.

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