NESTLED ON A QUIET ACREAGE ON KIELS MOUNTAIN OUR 4 ROOM AND 90m2 STUDIO IS CUSTOM BUILT AROUND A LIFELONG COLLECTION OF WORLD CLASS RECORDING EQUIPMENT, MICROPHONES & INSTRUMENTS.
Only 15 mins from the beach with picturesque views to the trees from both our control room and live rooms, Yama-Nui is full of refreshing and nourishing creative options. The studio offers a stunning visual and acoustic environment featuring a hybrid setup of both true analog and digital technologies. With 32 analog inputs, excellent sight lines and full patching flexibility between rooms, the studio is fully equipped to handle any project from soloists to full live band recordings.
The Control Room
3.5 x 4.5m
Built to a golden ratio for the ultimate mixing and playback experience and acoustically treated with Bass Traps, Low Mid Traps, Mid High Absorbers and diffusion to balance the frequencies and offer a neutral sound with monitoring options from Yamaha NS-10M’s (with sub) or ADAM A7X nearfields.
The Large Room
6.5 x 4.5m
Room treatment is split into 2 ends with a ‘dead’ end and a ‘live’ end which features 2 floor to ceiling custom made book shelves that double as a modular acoustic treatment system for personalised recording options. Also features large Bass Traps, plenty of Low Mid Absorbers, portable Gobos, ceiling mounted poly diffusers and clouds throughout.
The small Room
2.5 x 4.0m
Lounge Recording Room / Kitchen
3.5 x 5.0m
Live sounding room with tiles on the floor and minimal treatment. Great for horns and guitar amps and our upright piano.
Kitchen has tea and coffee facilities, a fridge (no freezer) and microwave.
NB: Tie lines also run to the bathroom and kitchen from the control room so either of these spaces can be set up as a realtime reverb chamber for tracking or mixing options
Yama-Nui Studios is the current incarnation of PaulieB’s former recording studio ‘The Tanuki Lounge’ based in West End, QLD, from 2002 to 2017. Formerly the undisputed home of Australia’s roots, reggae, soul and world music scene, The Tanuki Lounge and PaulieB offered many of Australia’s most cherished roots, soul and jazz recordings.