ROCK BAND? our speciality - you've come to the right place, we're set up and ready to record drums, bass, guitars, vocals and everything inbetween.

RAPPER? we've got experience & skills recording raps, verses, choruses, hooks - plus we produce modern trap/r&b/grime style beats too.

KARAOKE SINGER? whether you're doing a few covers or are a full time professional tribute act, we can make sure you sound your best on record.

VOICE OVERS? need a voice reel or portfolio for radio, film, drama or advertising voice overs? we can do that too!

CHOIR? worship choirs, community choirs or just for fun choirs - our big live room, expertise and experience recording large vocal groups makes us the smart choice.


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Recording Studio Equipment

Unique, hand-wired MIDAS recording console with 18 channels of class A pre-amps, featuring a gorgeous British EQ. The 005 and 003 MIDAS channel strips that both feature on our console, are as sought after as the high-end vintage Neve and SSL channel strips. Together with our premium outboard pre-amps we are able to offer up to 24 tracks of simultaneous class-A recording. Watch studio owner Martin, talking to MIDAS about our desk in more depth here

- Monitoring by Genelec
- Conversion by Antelope Audio.

Full Gear List Here


VIBE's Recording Heritage

Formerly owned by New Order (See The Perfect Kiss video directed by Jonathan Demme), VIBE has welcomed much of Manchester’s musical elite over the years; The Stone Roses, The Happy Mondays, Inspiral Carpets, Doves, Badly Drawn Boy and most recently James. After a re-fit and full furbishment by former lead singer of The Mock Turtles, Martin Coogan, it has continued to be a popular and important facility for bands, artists and music minded people across the city and beyond.


Rates, Prices & Deals

Whether you're recording a full album, getting new demos together, tracking some drums or just laying down a vocal... we can offer affordable deals to suit your project and deadlines. From rock bands, orchestral bands, choirs, audio for gaming, voice over recording, radio workshops & jingles, karaoke singers, rapping/beatmaking and even hen parties and recording studio experience days - you won't get better sounding results for the price anywhere else.

Full Rates Breakdown Here.


Find Us

VIBE Recording Studios
Sandy Bank Road
(just off Bury Old Road, A665)
M8 5BW

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Contact Martin on +44 (0) 7772266521

If we don't answer, we might be in the studio working on a session, please feel free to send us a text message if you don't get through - if not we'll always try and call you back :)

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2 Woodlea Bank
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