Staff Producer / Engineer – Robert Strauss
Globally acclaimed Producer / WAX studio founder
Two decades of passion, craft & creative exploration, have found me my niche & voice (or shall I say methodology / approach) to life, and music making in general. Professionally speaking, I have been blessed to have had much of my work revered by DJ’s, radio presenters & diehard music fans across the planet. I work in all styles…for me it’s all about energy.
If you would like to share in the creative space, drop me a line via contact form below with a link to your music. I would love to hear what you have in mind…For more info see a detailed history on my background via Wikipedia. More info on my work as artist Robert Strauss here composer for Film & Television here.
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Past clients include: Omar Lye-Fook MBE, Andrew Roachford (Epic), Kwabs (Atlantic), Jordan Rakei (Ninja Tune), Sugar Hill Gang, Blue Lab Beats (All Points), Rejjie Snow (Ninja Tune), Barns Courtney (Universal), Too Many T’s, Eneeks (Toyko Dawn),Rumours, Google, Good Foot, Xantone Blacq, Max Grunhard (Prince, Ibibio Sound Machine), James Sayer (BBC / Ruen Brothers), Paul Jackson (Herbie Hancock / Head Hunters), Antonio Sanchez (Pat Metheny Trio), Ian Thomas (Michael Jackson), Swing Out Sister (Sony), Kelli Leigh (Adelle), Jimmy Norden (Alice Russell, Beth Rowley), Max Cliverd (Tom Odell), Thomas Jules (Rudimental, Prof. Green), plus hundreds of talented independent artists...
Scroll through the sound cloud playlist below to see a diverse range of new and classic artists who have recorded with WAX producer / engineer Robert Strauss at WAX
RATES & SERVICES
Please contact us for a quotation. We are affordably priced for independent musicians.
RECORDING / Live band Recording, Mixing & Mastering,
CREATIVE SERVICES / Music Production, Arrangements, Co-writing, Talent Sourcing
MEDIA SERVICES / Podcast & Commercial Voice-over (V.O) Recording
TUITION & CONSULTATION / Pro Tools Lessons, Artist Development & Career guidance
CHECK OUT OUR 5- STAR CLIENT REVIEWS ON GOOGLE HERE
VIDEO SHOOTS & EVENT HOSTING
WAX is home to all sorts of creative energy… Private music listening events // Music video & live performance video shoots // Podcast and corporate and (high-end) commercial voice over recording. Contact us today for a quote – we have an affordable solution for you!
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION & DIMENSIONS
DAW / MONITORING:
DAW: Protools 12 / Ableton 10
Plugins: Slate Digital, Softube, Sound Toys, Arturia and many more…
Monitoring: Focal Twin Be’s + Subs, Avantone mix cubes, PA for live rehearsal
MICS & OUTBOARD
Vintage Class-A Mic Pre’s:
- (4x) Classic API / 500 Series (warm and fat sounding)
- (16x) late 70’s Telefunken / LAWO Pre’s (punchy & wide)
- GA 1073 (Neve Clone)
- Summit Audio (Valve DI)
- 8 x RME (utility mic pres)
Microphones: We have a large selection of high-end, classic and quality boutique (valve & solid state) condenser, ribbon, and dynamic microphones to cover the range of recording applications. Additionally Neumann u47, U67 and AKG C12 is available at additional hire rate.
Digital Converters: 36 channels of i/o (RME and Ferrofish Converters)
Headphone Mixer: Ferrofish Digital headphone mixer (8 unique mixes)
Headphones: Beyer DT-770’s (x2) Sony RP-DH 1200 (x 4)
INSTRUMENTS AND AMPS
Keyboards: 70’s Danemann upright piano, ’74 Fender Rhodes MKI 73 , Korg Minilogue (analogue 4-voice polyphonic synth) + semi-weighted midi controller 61 keys.
Drumkits: Classic late 70’s Premier 4 pcs + Snare (kit sound amazing)
Bass Amps: Valve 800W Eden Metro / World Tour Bass bass amp w 4 x 10 / 2 horn cab.) / Summit Audio Tube DI
Guitar Amps: , Fender Stereo Princeton Reverb (2×10′ solid state)
PA: Large Stereo PA (2 x Powered Wedges)
Odds and sods: Various percussion, bells & whistles etc…
Please note: *Available by special request. We can hire backline to spec: Amps, Mics or outboard.
Our tracking room is an acoustically treated large solid brick space with two-iso booths. Recording in this room sounds unbelievable for drums and vocals alike
DRY HIRE / JOBS / WORK EXPERIENCE
PROFESSIONAL / ASPIRING ENGINEER? WAX IS CURRENTLY NOT HIRING ENGINEERS – HOWEVER IF YOU WISH TO DRY-HIRE WAX STUDIO,PLEASE MESSAGE US VIA CONTACT FORM HERE AND TELL US MORE ABOUT YOUR SELF AND HOW WE CAN ASSIST. WE CURRENTLY ARE HOME TO SIX PRODUCERS WORKING HERE WEEKLY.
WORK EXPERIENCE? UNFORTUNATELY WAX DOES NOT CURRENTLY OFFER WORK EXPERIENCE SCHEME. RESOURCE LINK ON SUBJECT HERE
PARENT OR TEACHER? SEEKING RECORDING INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE / INTERNSHIP FOR STUDENTS / CHILDREN AGE 11-25 SEE HERE
LOCATION / GETTING TO WAX
STUDIO ADDRESS: The Arches, Cranberry Lane, E16 4BJ (google maps link)
PARKING: Plenty of FREE street parking out front from 2pm (metered 10am-2pm)
TUBE / DLR: Westham (Hammersmith & City / District / Piccadilly) – 5 min walk from station)
DLR: Starlane (2 minute walk)
Please drop us a line with some information on yourself, and how we might be able to help, we look forward to hearing from you…
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