Word of Mouth: Music in London

From storied concert halls to future-forward dance venues, our sonic survey of the city

There’s a lot to learn from London, a city with perhaps the most storied music history in the past 150 or so years. During a recent visit, we delved into several multi-sensory, sonically-driven experiences—some as simple as a live orchestral concert and others as creative as a five-story flat transformed into a living diorama of a time machine. It’s this kind of evolving energy that …

Converse Rubber Tracks Studio Takeover

84 artists will gain access to Abbey Road Studios, Sunset Sound, Jamaica's Tuff Gong and more

While in Boston for the launch of Converse’s Chuck Taylor IIs, we had an opportunity to step into the brand’s Rubber Tracks recording studio. More than beautiful, the acoustically attune facility sports some of the best equipment around—all available to use for free if one applies. For those who aren’t aware, there are two other Rubber Tracks studios offering the same deal—one in Brooklyn and …

Remote Recording

Look under the hood of this London Taxi and find a mobile recording studio

For outdoor live shows, off-set film shoots and small club gigs, on-site recording isn’t as easy as it sounds. Bringing a solution to locations where facilities aren’t available, Remote Recording puts a fully functioning studio inside a coincidentally practical London Taxi. Designed especially for this, Remote Recording’s U.S.-compatible LT introduces a small-scale option to their fleet of mobile recording trucks to service venues from the …