El Mirador residential recording studio is located in Andalucia. In this part of southern Spain recording studios can be as exclusive and luxurious as the towns and locations they are found in. El Mirador, situated by the stunning hills and valleys of the Sierra Nevada, is ranked amongst the finest residential recording studios Spain and Europe has to offer. Here, clients experience total peace and privacy in 5-star living standards, which has attracted high-profile artists and producers from around the world for many years.
El Mirador is owned by legendary producer Youth (Killing Joke, The Verve, The Orb, Paul McCartney). This beautiful Moorish villa has been designed, built, furnished and decorated to create a unique, spiritual and hugely inspiring creative atmosphere.
"After many years in dark basement studios in the city, my dream was to build a studio immersed in vast, epic and sublime natural surroundings and filled with natural light. The floor to ceiling windows in the studios and house, 30 mile views right across the beautiful Sierra Nevada mountains and Lecrin Valley, and a state-of-the-art recording studio, this dream has come true." Youth (producer and El Mirador recording Studio owner).
The El Mirador recording studio sits on the lower level of the house. In keeping with the relaxed, Zen-like atmosphere throughout the villa, the studio is light, spacious and has breathtaking views of its surroundings. It comprises a large live area which is split between a main live room and three isolation booths filled with guitars and amplifiers. There is also a Pearl DLX drum kit on the equipment spec.
The rest of the villa is to be simply enjoyed. Seven individually styled double bedrooms plus 2 in a separate guesthouse two minutes up the hill, each have with their own stunning views of the mountains and valleys. You'll have beautiful living areas to relax in, a kitchen that serves delicious local cuisine, beautiful outdoor gardens designed around the spirituality of a Daoist Pentagram, and which also contain a swimming pool, sauna and artist's studio.
Away from the house, you can explore this beautiful Spanish region. Besides the breathtaking terrains of the Sierra Nevada park, where you can ski until April and enjoy other activieties such as paragliding and hiking, the tropical Mediterranean coast is nearby as is the major Andalucian city of Granada, famed for its rich culture, beautiful buildings and vibrant night life. Click on the photo below to find out everything you need to know about El Mirador, one of the greatest Spanish recording studios.
Music Lan Studios is a high end residential recording studio in Catalonia, northeastern Spain. The studio is near the city of Girona and overlooks the breathtaking Pyrenees mountains. This is another incredible Spain recording studio where musicians love to escape to - it is creative, inspiring and of the highest quality.
The recording studio comprises three recording rooms, a large size recording room with variable acoustics, a medium size live space and a recording booth. Music Lan's control rooms is centred around a SSL 4000 E console, and a Neve 8036 2 channel desk, meaning you can get the best of both SSL and Neve worlds for both tracking and mixing.
A private, detached house offers great musician accommodation for clients at Music Lan Studios. The residential provides accommodation for upto 9 people, with 2 bathrooms, a dining room and kitchen. Guests can make use of the beautiful Catalonian countryside by going on walks and cycle rides. There are countless historical attractions nearby, such as the Dali Museum, numerous castles and coastal delights, as well as many restaurants, bars and cafes. The major Catalonian city of Girona is nearby, with the incredible Barcelona not out of reach.
Sonic Vista Studios is based in a stunning villa on the hills of Ibiza, 'the White Island'. It boasts breathtaking views of the Mediterranean allowing clients to absorb all of the island's natural beauty into their creative stream. Sonic Vista offers a range of services: recording, mixing, mastering and remote/location work. Their client roster includes up-and-coming acts combined with come of the world's most established artists, including Lady Gaga, 50 Cent, Ne-Yo, David Guetta, Akon and more.
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