Why Choose the Dare Studios?
Dare studios has provided high quality professional production on Long Island since 1986. Voted Best Recording Studio on Long Island 6 times!
Great microphone selection
High end outboard gear
Full Suite of Plug ins
35 years of experience!
Solo artists / Bands
Singer & Songwriters
Give your face a voice
YOU DO NOT NEED TO SPEND A FORTUNE TO SOUND LIKE YOU DID!
Professional recordings are a must in today’s music environment. Dare studios will provide you with an efficient and affordable recording package based upon your specific needs as an artist.
Dare Studios prides itself in capturing the true essence of the performer. We emphasize on keeping your sound unique. Each session brings a new life, a new creation.
The Recording process at Dare-
- Meet and greet consultation
- We will listen to your music in our control room and discuss what we can improve upon it
- We will discuss the recording process so you know what to expect when you record
- We will offer advice using our extensive production back ground when necessary
- We can offer production advice
- We discuss how best to accomplish and reach your recording goals with in your budget
- We will listen to and answer any questions or concerns about your unique recording project
Dare offers pre-production sessions which begin by reviewing your song catalog and identifying your strengths. Focus then moves toward exploration of song arrangement, key, tempo, and cohesion.
- Studio equipment-
- Pro Tools Hd Ultimate with Platinum Waves bundle
- Full Microphone closet
- Universal Audio LA 610 All tube Mic pre
- Avalon 737 Tube channel strip
- Chandler Limited EMI Abbey Road Mic pre amp
- Full plug in suite featuring many “must have” plug ins (100’s)
- Waves platinum collection of plug ins.
- Huge collection of tube amps- including the following-
- Vintage Marshall jcm 800 (4)
- Marshall jcm-200 (4)
- Mesa Boogie- single and dual rectifier amps (4)
- Mesa Boogie Tremoverb (2)
- Vintage Mesa Boogie mark 2 (2)
- Genz Benz El Diabolo
- Fender prosonic
- Roland JC120-(4)
- Bass rigs-
- Ampeg svt tube (original from the 1970’s)
- Ampeg Svt-3
- Genz Benz
- Trace Elliot -vintage ah 600 sm
- Full array of speaker cabs for Guitar and Bass
- Gretsch Drums- 6 kits
- 25 snare drums
- Wide array of cymbals
Meet Our Team
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Clients we have worked with:
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
The Weather Girls
Saturday Night Special
Toots and the Maytals
Phillipe and Gabe (Amy Winehouse)
Richie Cannata (Billy Joel / Beach boys)
Doug Steggmeyer (Billy Joel)
Liberty Devito (Billy Joel)
Anthony Cumia (Anthony and Opie)
We have worked with members of the following:
The Beach Boys
The Grateful Dead
Stony Brook Union
Suffolk Community College
West Islip Township
Ivy League School
Middle Country Library
Farmingdale Fire Department
Ivy League Day Camp
Guide Dog Foundation
West Hills Camp
White Post Farms
Rock and Roll University
Canadian Health Care