Music and entertainment are a big part of Las Vegas, so much so that for the past 10 years, music production studios have been moving into Las Vegas. The close proximity to Los Angeles combined with the lower taxes and cost of living have made it a natural fit for music producers. The music industry has become a global business where artists can create an album from anywhere in the world. Las Vegas locals looking to produce an album or just a demo have a host of talented professionals to choose from.
Studio 1212 Las Vegas
300 W. Utah Ave., Suite 1212
Las Vegas, Nevada 89102
Lorenzo Davis has 10 years of recording and music production experience, specializing in hip hop and R&B music. Davis works on getting the best performance out of the artist in order to get the best finished product possible. Studio 1212 Las Vegas can work with all budgets starting at $700. The studio recommends clients make an appointment with the staff before booking an appointment. They’ll work with you to plan out your session and get the best outcomes based on your needs and expectations. To hear work by Davis, visit studio1212LasVegas.com.
Sound Masters Multi Media Productions
Las Vegas, NV
Talbot Snow has been in Las Vegas since 1986. Snow takes his talents as a producer, engineer, musician, song-writer and arranger to create anything from a demo a full-length album. Sound Masters has a studio that includes top notch analog and digital equipment, preamps, compressors, effects units, keyboards and microphones. Sound Masters specializes in rock/pop but also does voice-overs, soundtracks, video and photography.
24 Seven Productions
3120 W. Post Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89118
Jarrid Mendelson is a founding member of the local 80s tribute band Loveshack. He uses his skills in music to compose and produce all kinds of music including video game tracks and theme music for the Ultimate Fighting Championships. He is available for custom compositions, sound editing, vocals, sound manipulation and CD preparation and duplication. To hear samples of Mendelson’s work, visit the 24 Seven Productions website.
Las Vegas, NV
Roy Rendahl and production partner Alex Oliver are longtime fixtures on the Las Vegas music scene. The duo can help with writing, creating and recording music in the studio or anywhere in the world. Trimordial Studio specializes in indie, singer-songwriter, folk, pop, pop rock, rock, vocal, and instrumental music. Trimordial doesn’t use MIDI programing, loops, beats, or pre-recorded music, playing all instruments live, by hand. They offer a variety of services including pre-production, recording, mixing, mastering, music lessons, coaching and co-writing.
10170 W. Tropicana Ave., Suite 156-106
Las Vegas, NV 89147
Tommy Marolda is a 30-year veteran of the music industry, working with artists like The Killers, Rod Stewart, Richie Sambora and Cher. Marolda has also composed songs for TV shows and feature films. At his studio MySongGram, artists can utilize his Grammy nominated music producers to bring a song to life. MySongGram has experience in every type of music and also arranges songwriting, recording and duplication. The studio can also assist the artist in branding, song placement and selling music through iTunes. For information on pricing and booking studio time, visit the website.
Christa Emmer is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in broadcast journalism. She has experience as a news writer, editor and producer in television news. Christa has been a Las Vegas resident for more than 20 years. Follow her on twitter @ChristaEmmer. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.