JBJ recording studio, Portobello Road, is a high end recording studio in London. Situated in the heart of Portobello Road, Notting hill, JBJ is based around an SSL AWS 924 console and boasts the very best in analogue and digital equipment.
The rooms were designed and built by Ethos acoustics and are fitted with Atc monitoring.
Artists looking to relax and really sink into projects can take advantage of the bespoke chill out and residency areas the studio offers.
We offer a full range of services including recording, mixing and mastering. Get in touch today
Recording high quality audio is our passion and we have not cut corners in achieving the highest possible sonics for your sound. From our factory new SSL console through to Atc monitoring we have considered every element of our recording chain. It simply doesn’t come any better.
We boast one of the best microphone collections in London from the likes of Neumann, AKG, Brauner and Royer.
Our outboard consists of gml and pultec eq’s, fearn pre amps, thermionic culture and retro compressors and many more..
We record all of our analogue mixes to DSD or our Studer a80 tape machine for ultra HD masters.
Our spacious live room is amazing for drum sounds and also features a brand new Yamaha grand piano.
The live room boasts substantial natural daylight but can also be closed off to create a more vibey and intimate space. We have guitars from Martin, Gibson, Fender, stacks of high end amps and drums from Tama, mapex and pearl. We also have a full Zildgian K cymbal pack.
Artists looking to take an inspirational break or have a drink after a days recording can take full advantage of our private pool bar.
The private bar is hidden in the basement of the studio and takes chill out to a new level. It is exclusively for use of artists and features bespoke booths, a full PA system, a high end playback system and a pro pool table.
This space is particularly useful for relaxing during a recording session or inviting labels in for playback.
Why not slide out of bed and straight into creativity by taking advantage of our residential facilities.
Our residential suites are housed within the studio and are 5 star rated. They boast wonderful views of London’s famous Portobello Road with a private roof terrace and are all en-suites.
Also included is a large kitchen / living room area and our famous slide.
Our record label office is headed up by Philip Jones/Catapult media and is based out of Rainbow House on Portobello Road, London. We’re interested in new and exciting projects and enjoy listening to all kinds of music please get in touch here. Due the amount of submissions we receive we can’t guarantee a response.
Professional voiceover has never been more important. Audiences demand high quality from digital media such as e-learning videos, apps and audio books. JBJ has one of the best equipped Voice over studios in London. Our acoustically dry room is very comfortable and ensures incredibly detailed, accurate recording.
Recent voice-over clients include Apple UK, NHS and Vodafone
Jamie has achieved multiple national radio playlists for artists as a producer and mixer. Including BBC radio 1, 2 and 6 music. He has worked with artists such as Will Heard, Two door cinema club, Lucy Rose, Razorlight and Scouting for girls. Jamie has recently received critical acclaim as Bloxx record producer and mixer. He can pretty much play every instrument in the world, enabling him to encourage great performances out of artists.
Alistair is in the final stages of his degree at the SAE institute, London. He started as an assistant at JBJ and has been working closely with the team ever since. As well as assisting at JBJ, Alistair has enginered at RAK, Maltbarn and Foel for bands such as Coax, Bloxx and Slowlights. His calm, methodical approach to engineering make him a favourite with clients and artists. Perhaps best of all, he makes an incredible cuppa.
JBJ Studio, Portobello Road, Notting Hill is very easily accessible by the A40 or central line underground stations.
JBJ is easily accessible by plane, tube, bus, car or our own shuttle bus and is located on a private plot meaning clients will benefit from free parking.