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“You’ve helped me bring my vision for these songs to fruition. Thank you so so much.”

– Keshi Okwuchi (America’s Got Talent Champions Finalist)

Last updated August 26, 2019

Sound Palace Blog - America’s Got Talent Finalist, Kechi Okwuchi, recording songs at The Sound Palace
America’s Got Talent Finalist, Kechi Okwuchi, recording songs at The Sound Palace

We just started recording some songs for a finalist from America’s Got Talent Champions, Keshi Okwuchi, in our Studio A. Her episode aired on NBC on Feb 11th. Here is a video of her story and performance on America’s Got Talent.              

Last updated February 16, 2019

Sound Palace Blog - 2nd STUDIO LOCATION UNDER CONSTRUCTION
2nd STUDIO LOCATION UNDER CONSTRUCTION

The Sound Palace began construction today on a second location, “Studio B”, which will provide a venue for live performances, rehearsals, and full recording services. The facility, located in Oxnard, CA  will be managed by Bill Davis and should be operational starting April 2, 2018.

Last updated March 5, 2018

Sound Palace Blog - The Sound Palace Expanding to 4000 sq. ft Recording Facility
The Sound Palace Expanding to 4000 sq. ft Recording Facility

The Sound Palace recording studio is in talks to expand its recording facility to include a 4000 sq. ft recording facility in Oxnard, CA. The new facility, designated “Studio B” will be overseen by staff engineer Bill Davis and have an all-analog front end, anchored by a 56 channel Soundcraft Series Five console (pictured here) […]

Last updated December 17, 2018

Sound Palace Blog - The Return of Analog Tape
The Return of Analog Tape

Since it was opened in 2008, The Sound Palace has always offered the best in analog recording equipment. Now, to complete the journey, the studio offers artists the option of recording music on analog tape! Why Tape? Digital Audio Workstations have taken over most music studios with many producing records entirely from computer software.  However, […]

Last updated September 22, 2017

Sound Palace Blog - Tracking Drums for the band Cherry Bomb
Tracking Drums for the band Cherry Bomb

Just finished tracking drums for my friend and super-talented drummer John Perry. We completed 4 songs with Cherry Bomb band members Dave Sirott and Chuck Maiden. Our new favorite microphones are the Sennheiser e602ii for the kick drum and the Beyerdynamic M201 on the snare. And the Pultec-style EQ’s from Warm Audio are the real […]

Last updated August 15, 2017

Sound Palace Blog - Music Video Recorded at Studio
Music Video Recorded at Studio

The band Plenty Heavy was in the studio on February 21, 2017 to record a video for their upcoming release. Pictured are band members Bjorn Englen (bass), Mike Hansen (drums) and Greg Marra (guitar.)

Last updated February 24, 2017

Sound Palace Blog - Radio Airplay for Sound Palace Records Artist
Radio Airplay for Sound Palace Records Artist

The Last Allyance were musical guests on the Tom & Sandy Radio Program (KVTA/1590 AM) this morning for about 45 minutes. They discussed how the band was formed, the writing of the songs, and the process of recording their new album Snake in the Grass. Then the band performed a couple of acoustic versions of […]

Last updated September 12, 2015

Sound Palace Blog - New Album from The Last Allyance Now in Stores
New Album from The Last Allyance Now in Stores

7 months in production, the new album “Snake in the Grass” by The Last Allyance hits stores today. The album was recorded and produced by Pat Murphy under the Sound Palace Records label. The bluesy rock tracks are complimented by a couple of ballads and even a jazz-influenced piece featuring saxophone and piano.  The music […]

Last updated September 12, 2015

Sound Palace Blog - Record Label Launched
Record Label Launched

After years of discussion with various artists and bands, and recognizing the need to develop and distribute the music created by local musicians, we have now launched the independent record label “Sound Palace Records“, which will work in association with the music publishing company Greengrove Music. The first artist signed to Sound Palace Records is […]

Last updated June 17, 2015