New York

Big Blue Meenie Studios

  • 512 Paterson Plank Road
  • Jersey City NJ 07307
  • Website

The Scoop

Big Blue Meenie is one of the oldest, largest, and most prolific "Open for Hire" private production houses for rock music on the east coast. Big Blue Meenie is a production collective + 8,500 square foot, 2 floor facility which houses 4 control rooms, 2 live performance spaces, 4 iso rooms and 3 editing/support DAW suites.

ROOM RATES with ENGINEER (hourly): Contact for Rates
Clients/Credits: Taking Back Sunday, Thursday, S.O.D., The Toadies, The Tea Club, Agnostic Front, The Dead Tricks, Nova, Ghosts of Eden, Catch 22, Breaking Pangaea, Family Jewels
Special Features: Parking Lot, large collection of analog outboard gear, extensive mic locker


Consoles, DAWs, Tape Machines: Amek Neve 9098i, Amek Mozart RN, Amek "Big" console, Logic Pro, Yamaha O2R, MCI JH24 2" tape machine
Microphones: AEA R84, AKG D112 (4), AKG D12E, AKG 414EB, AKG SE391 (2), AKG 451, AKG 451E, AKG 414B ULS, AKG D1000, AKG 460 (2), Altec Birdcage, Audio Technica 4050, Audio Technica AT 33R (2), Audio Technica 4041 (2), Audio Technica 4033 (2), Beyerdynamic 740CM, Beyerdynamic M160, Beyerdynamic M81, CAD BL64, Crown PZM (2), EV RE-20 3 EV 666, EV ND-408 (4), EV PL-76/1776 (2), EV PL-20, Josephson C42 (2), MAY EA 57 (2), Microtech Gefell M295, Microtech Gefell M300, Microtech Gefell UM-70S, Neumann U47, Neumann U67, Neumann U87 (2), RCA 44, Royer R-122, Sennheiser 441, Sennheiser 421 (4), Sennheiser 409, Sennheiser 504 (8), Schoeps CMC-8U (3 Capsules) (2), Shure SM57 (6), Shure SM7, Shure SM81 (2), Shure SM57 Beta, Shure SM58, Sony C48, THE KA-04 (3 Capsules)
Monitoring: Adam SA3, Mackie HR824, Yamaha NS10, Urei 831A (Soffit Mounted), Urei 813B (Soffit Mounted)
Software: Logic Pro