New York

Dubway Studios

  • 42 Broadway
  • 22nd Floor
  • New York NY 10004
  • Website
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The Scoop

Dubway Studios is a state-of-the-art audio facility, specializing in music production, audio post, and remote recording. An integral part of the New York recording scene since the 1980’s, Dubway has expanded into one of the finest full-service facilities in NYC.

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Clients/Credits: Antony & the Johnsons, Devendra Banhart, Patti Smith, Sophie Ellis Bextor, Leona Naess, They Might Be Giants, David Byrne, Cyndi Lauper, Dar Williams, Alicia Keys, Joseph Arthur, Dan Bern, Chip Taylor, Jules Shear, Richard Barone, Odetta, Olu Dara, Penny Arcade, Joey MacIntyre, Cat Power, Nick Jr., Bubble Guppies, Backyardigans, Oswald, Whoopi's Littleburg, PBS, Live from the Artists Den, Showtime, The L Word, • iTunes, NPR, World Cafe (with Bryan Ferry), VH1 (, McDonald's, • Jive Records, Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, American Chopper, The Deadliest Catch, Dirty Jobs, MTV, V-Me Media (Spanish), Blues Rooms, NFL Films, Aquavision TV, Fisher-Price,,Fuse, Nick Records (SpongeBob SquarePants), Russ Titleman (Walking Liberty Records), iTunes, Theater Works USA, Christine Ebersol, Audra MacDonald, True Love Productions, The New York City Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Billy Stritch, Jonathan Gealt, Shotgun Productions, Shoshana Bean, Lilias White, William Hicks, David Zipple, Lewis Cleale, Kelli O'Hara, Lauren Kennedy, Jeffrey Lesser, MTV, VH1, iTunes, PBS (Live from the Artists Den), Interview (Steve Buscemi/Evan Lurie - IFC), Lonesome Jim (Steve Busdemi/Evan Lurie - IFC), The Living Wake, So Close, Knock Knock, Gigantic (Plexi Film), Undefeated (HBO),,5 Films About Christo & Jeanne-Claude (Plexi Film), Be Kind Rewind (Michael Gondry, with Jack Black/Mos Def), Drunk Boat (John Malkovich / Marc Ribot for Archlight Films), 20th Century Fox, IFC, Indigent, Penguin Books, Source Book Publishing (Ethan Hawke), The Viking Books Flights of Fiction Series, Håkan Nesser En Helt Annan Historia
Special Features: four networked control rooms, audio tielines, video tielines, lounge, great staff, amazing clients!


Consoles, DAWs, Tape Machines: SSL 4064 G+ Console with Total Recall and Ultimation, Dangerous 2 Buss summing amplifier (3), Pro Tools HD3, Logic Pro, Apogee converters, Tascam DA-88 with sync card, Alesis ADAT XT-20 & BRC, Panasonic 3800 DAT, Alesis Masterlink ML-9600 Stereo mixing deck, Studer 2" 24 trk (A80, Mk IV), Otari 1/2" 8 trk (MX5050/dbxNR), Teac 1/4" 4trk (A-3440/dbxNR), Otari 1/4" 2trk, Otari 2" 24 trk (slaved to digital with a lynx), dbx 150X Type I Noise Reduction
Live Room Dimensions: Large: 751 – 1,200 sq ft,
Outboard Gear: Avalon 737 (3), Chandler LTD-1 mic pre/EQ, Chandler Limited Geranium (2 channel) Neve 1272 (8 channels), Summit Audio Dual Tube mic pre, Daking 52270 (2) Khan 2242 (boutique Class A discrete, stereo), Telefunken V72, Altec V1567 tube mic pre mixer, Universal Audio 2-610 (stereo) (2), Vintech Audio X73 mic pre/EQ PreSonus M80 (8 channel), Pro VLA Stereo (2), Art Dual MP (Stereo), Sans Amp PSA-1 pre amp, Chandler LTD-2, Manley Vari-MU Stereo Tube Compressor/Limiter (2), Manley Electro-Optical Levelling Amp (stereo), Urei 1176 Blackface, Urei LA-3A Compressor/Limiter (2), Urei LA-4A Compressor, Urei 7110 Limiter/Compressor Universal Audio 1176N (2), Avalon 737 (3), EL8 Distressor (4), dbx 165A (3), dbx 160 VU Compressor/limiter (2), dbx 160XT (2), dbx 163X Compressor (2), dbx 166 (stereo), Drawmer Dual Noise Gate, Ashly SC33 Noise Gate, Valley People Quad Noise Gate, Valley People 415 de-esser, API 550A (4), API 560B (2), Groove Tube "Vari-X" Tube EQ1 (2 channel), Chandler LTD-1 mic pre/EQ, Daking 52270 mic pre / EQ (2), Avalon 737 (3), Vintech Audio X73 mic pre/EQ, EMT 140 Plate Reverbs (2), TC Electronics System 6000, Lexicon PCM 80, Lexicon PrimeTime Delay, Lexicon PCM-41 Digital Delay, Lexicon PCM-42 Digital Delay, Roland Space Echo Tape Delay, Orban/Parasound Dual Reverberation (spring reverb), Yamaha SPX90, Aphex Aural Exciter - Type C2 with Big Bottom, Alesis Quadraverb2, Alesis Midiverb II, Korg SDD2000 Digital Delay
Microphones: AKG 452, AKG 460, AKG 414 (6), AKG Pro 37R (small diaphragm condenser) (2), AKG 330 BT, AKG D112 (2), Audio-Technica ATM41a, Audio-Technica AT 8035 (shotgun), Beyer MKII, Beyer M160 (2), Beyer M260, Cascade Fathead 2 Ribbon Mics (4), Coles 4038 Ribbon (2), Countryman DI (2), EV ND868, EV RE20, Jensen Transformer Custom DI (2), Manley Cardioid Reference, Microtech Geffel Tube UM92, Neumann U87 (2), Neumann U47 FET (2), Neumann KM 140 (2), Neumann KMS105 super cardioid condenser, Neumann TLM 103, Oktava Cardioid Condensers (w/Mods) (4), PZM (3), Rode NTV Tube (2), Royer 121 Ribbon Mics (3), Schoeps CMC5 w/ MK4 capsules (4), Sennheiser 421's (7), Sennheiser 441 (2), Shure KSM42/SG (large diaphragm, condenser), Shure SM7 (2), Shure SM57 (4), Shure SM58 (3), Shure Beta 58a, Shure Beta 57a, Shure Beta 56, Shure Beta 58 (2), Shure 520 DX "Green Bullet", Telefunken Elam 251
Monitoring: Genelec 1029A with subwoofer, Genelec 1030, Genelec 8020 (Surround) with subwoofer Legacy Studio Monitors, Yamaha NS-10 Near Field, Dynaudio M4 Main Monitors with Custom, Bag End Stero Subwoofer System, Dynaudio BM15 Near Field Monitors, Yamaha NS-10 Near Field Monitors
Software: Pro Tools 9 HD, Video Satellite LE, Logic 9, Pre-Master CD, Source-Connect Pro , Soundminer LE, Final Cut Pro 7
Instruments & Amps: Yamaha C-5 Grand Piano (6' 7"), Yamaha C-3 Piano (6'1"), Hammond B3, Leslie 122 rotary speaker, Wurlitzer, Muse Research Receptor, Juno 106, Yamaha DX7, Vintage Tama Maple Shell Kit, Yamaha Cherry Shell Kit, 1970's Pearl Prestige Kit, Sabian Cymbals, Vintage Fender Champ, Fender Twin Reverb, Fender Deluxe Reverb II, Reverend Hellhound, Dan Electro Nifty 50, Marshall JMP Combo (Circa 70's) Mesa Boogie Mark I (1977), Mesa Boogie Mark II (1980), Marshall JCM 800 head Mesa Dual Rectifier head, Marshall 1960A cabinet, Roland JC 77, Roland 100, SWR Bass head and cabinet, Ampeg B-15 bass amp