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Covid Secure

COVID-19 UPDATE

THIS PAGE IS UPDATED REGULARLY: Update: 22nd September 17:13: Crown Lane is open and we would love to safely welcome you. As the situation changes, this page will be updated. These status buttons give you a quick insight into which services are available and any limitations. We have multiple isolated zones; alternate entrances and a …

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Great Value Rehearsal in Morden

The right environment for rehearsal is crucial – Crown Lane ensures just that, with soundproofed rooms that are acoustically and aesthetically perfect. Each room has its own character and each will meet your needs slightly differently. All have fresh air circulation and air conditioning. Working backwards from our brand new Room 3: Room 3 Room …

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Creative Sessions

Into Music Production? Lockdown got you so far but now need a few pointers using Music Production Software? Hone your skills, learn new techniques and discover shortcuts to production success with our new Creative Sessions Two hours with producer and mix master Pedro De Sousa One to one sessions, or up to three people max £70 …

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Release the Lockdown!

A silver lining to lockdown is that plenty of us have had time to write and create new songs.  We’ve put together a fabulous recording package to get your favourite lockdown song recorded and released…and so much more, in our best value package ever: Consultation with our Executive Producer 1 day recording session 1 day …

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COVID-19 Risk Assessment

Covid Secure Re-Opening We are committed to ensuring Crown Lane Studio exceeds all government recommendations to ensure safe rehearsing, recording, mastering, visiting and working. Here is our full risk-assessment and team documentation. This is a constantly evolving document as the situation develops, so if you are concerned, please check back nearer the time of your …

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What’s Behind a Successful Release?

When you’re contemplating recording, often the thoughts are on the immediate – the micro-construction of the songs and the details of the recording process definitely fill most people’s minds.  Here, we look beyond recording, beyond mastering, beyond publishing and copyright, all the way to the release. How you release something will very much depend on …

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Sustainable Music – Giving Your Music More Value

We take very seriously the environmental impact of making music. Crown Lane Studio director John Merriman has been on the journey a long time. PSNEurope (a European trade journal that sadly had to close as a result of Covid-19) asked him to share his top tips for creating a fully sustainable recording. Here is a …

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Award Winning Studio

We love it when the music created here succeeds; it’s what we’re all about. However, we know people come to Crown Lane for so many reasons, and receiving local and national recognition helps us know we’re still headed in the right direction. Over the years, we’ve won many small business awards (locally, the best business …

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Your Audio Book Comes Alive Here

The Perfect Environoment The prerequisites of recording an industry recognised audiobook are a minefield, and as such a studio with impeccable sounding soundproofed rooms and knowledgeable staff is the best place to start. With only a limited number of hours each day that a voice actor can work before becoming tired, we work very flexibly …

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A Smashing Idea

As part of our ever expanding Sustainable Studio experience we have added the opportunity to recycle your drummer’s old cymbals here at the studio. We are an official drop off point for Dream Cymbals Recycling Programme and your old metal (B8-B20 quality) will be made into Limited Edition “Forge Reserve” Cymbals or Crotales from the …

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