Our rates always include studio time, equipment hire, and the engineers's fee. Contact us for quote specific to your project.

+ Recording

2 hour session   - R  650+
additional hours - R  250 per hour+
8 hour day       - R 1800++

  • Includes
    • Recording engineer
    • Equipment and studio hire
      • Selection of contemporary instruments available
    • All recordings, delivered in a Pro Tools session
    • Rough mix of recordings, delivered in digital wave file format
    • Offsite session backup
  • Excludes
    • Editing
    • Mixing
    • Assistant engineer and/or session musicians, (if required)

 + Note
     - Rates are for Engineer and studio; the studio cannot be booked independently
     - Short notice sessions will incur additional charges
     - A 50% deposit required up front for all recording sessions
          - The deposit may be waved for repeat work
     - Discounts available for longer and/or repeat sessions

 ++ Split into two 4-hour sessions, with an hour’s break for lunch

+ Mixing

per track - R 1250+

  • Includes
    • Final mix, delivered in digital wave file format
    • Two revisions/reverts
    • Basic editing, (if required++)
    • File or session intake
    • Mix session preparation
    • Offsite session backup
  • Excludes
    • Mastering
    • Comprehensive editing
    • Tuning
    • Comping
    • Delivery in physical formats
    • Distribution
    • Licensing

 + Note
     - Additional charges will be levied for
          - Rush jobs
          - Listening sessions
          - Additional revisions/reverts
          - Artist and/or producer sitting in on mixing session
          - Overly complex sessions
     - Discounts available for repeat work, album and/or EP projects
     - At the engineer's discrection, final delivery may be witheld until payment has been arranged

 ++ Editing is at the discretion of the mixing engineer, in consultation with the artist and/or producer

+ Mastering

per track - R 500+

  • Includes
    • Mastered track, delivered in digital wave file format
    • Offsite session backup

 + Note
     - Additional charges levied for DDP delivery or delivery in other formats
     - Discounts available for multiple tracks and/or repeat work
     - Full payment will be required before delivery of mastered material

+ Beats / Backtracks

We can source beats or backtracks for a fee, but do not produce them in-house.

+ Voice-Over (VO) and Overdubs

per hour - R 650+

  • Includes
    • Recording Engineer
    • Equipment and studio hire
    • Basic editing during session, (if time permits)
    • All recordings, delivered in a Pro Tools session
    • Comped VO recording, delivered in digital wave file format
    • Offsite session backup
  • Excludes
    • Comprehensive editing
    • Mixing
    • VO talent and/or Session Musicians (if required)

 + Note
     - Rate is per hour or part thereof
     - Rate is for engineer and studio; the studio cannot be booked independently
     - Short notice sessions will incur additional charges
     - Full payment will be required before delivery of recorded material
     - Discounts available for longer and/or repeat sessions

+ Editing

per hour - R 250+

  • All types of editing, including
    • Vocal tuning and comping
    • Instrument comping
    • Time alignment, editing and quantisation
    • Noise removal
    • Audio restoration
    • Sound design
    • Dialogue editing
    • DAW session conversion
    • Arrangement

 + Note
     - Rate is per hour or part thereof

+ Remixing

starting at - R 1500

Remixing jobs are difficult to quote, as the nature of the remix may demand vastly differing amounts of work.

+ Pre-Production

rates are project dependant

  • Services include
    • Song writing
    • Co-writing
    • Pre-production planning

All rates are estimates based on the average project. Contact us for quote specific to your project.