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“The HQ GLASGOW” Recording Studio 

The Best prices your likely to find, please enquire ! 

- All sessions include recording, mixing, mastering and CD at end of session


A custom built studio in Glasgow’s East End, The HQ covers 2 floors with scenic views over Glasgow and is well known for it’s welcoming, relaxed atmosphere but most importantly, it’s ‘high-end’ sound quality at the most competitive rates around. Whether your looking to record a full band demo, a solo vocal performance, acoustic performance, electronic music in any style, DJ demo, radio advert, track editing or the mastering of previous recordings – from one track to an album the HQ can do it all and probably has already  :)


The HQ’s award winning engineer/ professional musician ‘Gregor “G-man” James’ has over 17 years production experience, producing albums that have sold over 300,000 units and has experience in recording all styles of music for which he had Gold, Platinum and Triple Platinum discs awarded.  G-man also has a great deal of experience in programming computer music, fully composing and arranging backing tracks, as a musician Gregor can also ‘build’ tracks around solo performers by adding drums, bass, guitar, keys, percussion and backing vocals to productions (check out the ‘Virtual Band’ package HERE). Where appropriate Gregor is very much a ‘hands on’ producer, full of helpful points, career advice and the best ways to get your music ‘out there’ having a great deal of experience in this area.

Many of G-man’s productions at the HQ have been released by record companies and receive regular airplay (including Radio 1), Bags of Rock’s debut album ‘The Next Level’ (fully recorded and mixed at the HQ) won “Rock Recording of the Year” at 2012 Scottish New Music Awards. Despite his CV “G-man” welcomes acts at ALL levels and styles and approaches every project with the same enthusiasm and creativity –  as a session musician himself, he has a great both deal of experience on both sides of the mixing desk and is well aware of how to get the best ‘takes’ from performers. Since opening in 2010, 95% of all HQ clients have become repeat customers after completing their initial projects, a testament to the service and sound quality on offer at the HQ !

We also have the facility to record live gigs – recorded, mixed and mastered from £250, online mixing and mastering now available too, please enquire

G-man has previously played with and produced Celtic rockers ‘The Red Hot Chilli Pipers’ and Scottish dance act ‘The Rhythmic State’ and now plays guitar and fronts ‘Bags of Rock’ (www.bagsofrock.com) where he is also the songwriter, arranger and producer. G-man also presents a rock show on Sunny Govan 103.5fm showcasing up and coming Glasgow bands.

Gift vouchers now available, please enquire.