Full Range Audio Systems

Kensington Audio

Kensington Audio is a full featured multimedia recording and production facility. We provide digital recording services in a variety of formats. We currently offer multitrack recording services, mixing and mastering services, CD recording and mastering, CD duplication, 5.1 encoded mixing, DVD authoring and duplication, and digital transfer services.

We utilize Steinberg Nuendo, the most advanced multimedia recording format, as our DAW platform, streaming digital audio through our in house network via a 64 channel MADI protocol network. All recording is 24 bit word length and 96kHz sampling frequency, using only Apogee digital converters.

We additionally offer 32 tracks of original Alesis ADAT recorders and Alesis ADAT XT-20 recorders for both smaller projects and digital transfers. We offer mixing services to DAT, hard disc at all sample rates, and can provide a typical CD master as well as a high resolution 24 bit 96kHz Super Audio Compact Disc (SACD).

We can mix in 5.1 surround and author DVD masters encoded in Dolby Digital 5.1. We provide short run dulpication services up to 500 units complete with packaging and artwork design services. We can provide website design and hosting services to help promote and sell your finished product.

We have two full mix rooms and a live tracking room available 24 hours a day. We provide the finest equipment including a 56 channel Mackie 8 bus console for track monitoring in our tracking room, a 32 channel AMEK / Tac Scorpion console in our mixing room, and Mackie outboard controllers with flying faders and total recall for DAW mixing. Outboard equipment includes microphone preamps from Neve, API, Joe Meek, Aphex and GML, effects units from Lexicon, tc electronic, Yamaha and Aphex. Microphones include all versions available from Telefunken, Neumann, AKG, Sennheiser, Shure, Rode and Electro Voice.

Our facility includes such amenities as a lounge area with fireplace, large screen HDTV, and a heated in-ground pool and patio. Catering and limosine services are also available.

Musical instruments and equipment includes over 20 vintage guitar and bass amps from Marshall, Fender, Rogue, Music Man, Line 6, Ampeg and Vox. Over 30 vintage guitars in stock from early 1950 and 1960 Fender stratocasters, Gibson Les Pauls, Jackson, Music Man and Peavey electrics, and Gibson, Yamaha and Johnson acoustics and resonators. Keyboard syths and outboard modules from Alesis, Korg, Roland and EMU. A full five piece set of 1970 vintage Ludwig drums with Zyldjian and Paiste cymbals.

Our services can provide everything for the singer / songwriter in need of a full band recording to an entire band, vocal or instrumental ensemble.

Our rates for a variety of services start as low as $40 per hour and special block rates are available. We are located in Old Bridge, New Jersey, 35 minutes from NYC and nearby the New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway, Routes 1 and 18.

Kensington Audio Recording Studios
Old Bridge, New Jersey