Fastback Microphones
Fastback Studios is Located in North Seattle, Washington just a few blocks from I-5. This 3,000 sq. ft. facility is made up of a large "live room" (main recording room 32'x22', with vaulted ceiling), acoustically balanced control room, three isolation booths, and a dedicated Mastering Lab. We also have a spacious lounge with all the basic amenities.

We here at Fastback are committed to providing quality recording, mixing, and mastering services. The studio offers a well balanced blend of analog outboard gear, and up to date digital recording technology. Take a look around and when you're done, contact us to set up a tour. Also, check back often as our blog is updated regularly.

"Extensive vintage equipment collection, reaffirming the musical community."
- Grammy Association, PNW Chapter


 
Seattle Recording Studio
Seattle Recording Studio ~ Fastback Studios in North Seattle is offering a 3 song recording special for $899.00 This includes 20 hours of studio time, engineer, set up, recording, mixing and studio instruments. info@fastbackstudios.net
December 7, 2012

Seattle Recording Studio
Seattle Recording Studio ~ Fastback Studios located in North Seattle offers Recording, Mixing, Mixing, Production and Accredited Audio Course. You can also follow us: facebook.com/fastbackstudios and youtube.com/mrfastbackstudios
November 19, 2012

Learn How To Record!
Seattle Recording Studio, Fastback Studios in North Seattle, is offering a hands on Pro Tools audio course. Want to learn how to record in a working studio. Call or email: learn@fastbackstudios.com 206-367-4667
September 22, 2012

Fastback Seattle Guitar Events!
Meet a few of the guys from Fastback this month at these events: Saturday Sept. 15th at the Feedback Lounge in West Seattle from 6pm-9pm and Sunday Sept. 16th at the Kent Commons in Kent from 9am-4pm. For more details with links, please visit fastbackguitars.com
September 4, 2012

Studer A820 Tape Machine
Looking for a Seattle Recording Studio with a Studer A820 1/4 inch 15IPS Tape Machine. Well Fastback Studio in Seattle just received one and we will have in service soon.
June 28, 2012

Seattle Recording Studio Upgrades.
Fastback Studios in Seattle is now 100% Pro Tools 10 in Studios A&B! 32Bit, new HDX cards, New HD I/O's, sounding better than ever! Bring us your tracks to Mix and/or Master! Ask about the "Analog Sandwich"
June 26, 2012

100K Youtube views!
Thanks for checking out this Seattle recording studio Youtube channel. You keep watching and we will keep recording. Check us out at youtube.com/mrfastbackstudios
May 14, 2012

Charted on Billboard!
It's A good day when you help get an album on the Billboard charts.. the new Jeff Loomis record hit #2 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. Great Job Jeff, Aaron & Jason!
May 2, 2012

Seattle Recording Studios Big Drum Room
A majority of bands are looking for a big drum room with the correct amount of natural reverb. FBS a Seattle recording studio has what you are looking for. Our drum room is 22x33x12 Call us for a tour
April 18, 2012

Fall From Grace Album Release
Jon Rook latest national release out of FBS, The Romance Years by Fall From Grace. FFG on tour in May with Eve 6 and The Audition.
April 9, 2012

Seattle Recording Studio with 2inch Tape Machine.
Looking for a recording studio in Seattle that has a 2" Tape Machine MCI JH24, analog front end, Pro Tools 10 and new AVID HD I/O's. Well Fastback Studios has what you are looking for, contact us for a tour.
April 2, 2012

Aury Moore Band
The Aury Moore Band was in the studio this week recording their version of the Beatles classic, Dear Prudence. Fastback Studios is a recording studio in Seattle that offers recording, mixing, mastering and music production.
March 27, 2012

Voice over for film documentary
Jon is engineering a documentary on the 1946 movie The Strange Love of Martha Ivers. Starring Kirk Douglas and Lizabeth Scott, Love the classic movies. Need a voice over studio in Seattle, this Seattle recording studio does voice over recordings for production houses.
March 23, 2012

Recording Studio In Seattle
Looking for a Recording Studio in Seattle. Call Us for a tour, we record, mix and have a separate mastering lab. Large recording rooms and a grand piano. We also build custom guitars & amplifiers in Seattle. Check that website out: fastbackguitars.com
February 28, 2012

Producer Pete Stewart
Grammy Award Winner Producer and friend Pete Stewart is at this Seattle recording studio this week. you can check out Pete's work at fourthwallmusic.com
February 25, 2012

The Red House ~ 1947 Movie
Jon Rook is engineering a movie commentary with narrator William Hare. The 1947 movie "The Red House" was Directed by Delmer Daves, Starring Edward G. Robinson and Lon McMallister. Yes, this Seattle Recording Studios does movie voice overs.
February 16, 2012

Jeff Loomis Album Release
‎Century Media Records artist Jeff Loomis - Plains of Oblivion to be released April 2012. Drums engineered and tracked by Aaron Smith & Jason Lackie at this Seattle recording studio.
February 3, 2012

Kristen Ward with Mike Mcready
Kristen Ward is working on her latest release here at FBS with guest appearance by Mike McCready of Pearl Jam. Thanks Kristen and Mike for the great music.
January 27, 2012

Christian Wargo New Album
Christian Wargo (Fleet Foxes, Crystal Skulls) Casey Wescott (Fleet Foxes, Crystal Skulls) and brothers Ian and Peter Murray (The Christmas Cards). With the new release Illusion from the band Poor Moon. A majority of this album was tracked at Fastback Studios in Seattle
January 26, 2012

Looking for that analog sound?
FBS is a Seattle recording studio with the front end tone of vintage analog pre's, EQ's and compressors. Neve, Pultec, Manley Labs, Vintech and this list goes on. Check our site for more info about Fastback Studios.
January 13, 2012

Jeff Loomis Acoustic Session
Jeff Loomis was at FBS this last week finishing up the tracking of his latest release. This session was an acoustic night. This session was engineered by Jason Lackie & Aaron Smith. Fastback Studios is a Seattle Recording Studio.
January 1, 2012

KNDD Playing the Music FBS Records
Thanks to 107.7 The End for playing Whitney Ballen's song "Flour". The vinyl release is the Sunday.
December 6, 2011

QmP tracking at FBS
QmP is at FBS this week tracking drums & bass for their latest full-length album. Produced by Jon Auer of the Posies, Engineered by Jason Lackie and Drum Tech by Gregg Keplinger. It's a full week for this Seattle recording studio
December 3, 2011

Fastback Studios ~ The First Ten Years
Check out the Fastback Studios video, The First Ten Years: youtube.com/mrfastbackstudios
November 17, 2011

Fastback Guitars & Amplifiers
Fastback Guitars and Amplifiers has a new website.. We endorse touring artist. check us out at fastbackguitars.com
November 8, 2011

KEXP Radio
Once again we have any release out of FBS on KEXP Radio.. Thank you for playing what this Seattle studio is recording.
November 4, 2011

Phillip Peterson
Phillip Peterson string composer for Gym Class Heroes and many of artist was recording at FBS this last week for a Mycle Wastman song.. Little known fact: Where the studio is located use to be a school, Phillip Peterson went to the old school... Believe it or not!
November 3, 2011

Conan O'Brien Show
Our friend and fellow producer Allen Stone made his singing debut appearance on the Conan show supporting his new album release. Congrats Allen, it sounded great.
October 27, 2011

Recording Studio Seattle
Want to look behind the scene at Fastback Studios? What is it that we do?... We offer recording mixing mastering services, accredited audio classes, build custom guitars and amplifiers. Check our weekly updated photos and videos out at facebook.com/fastbackstudios - youtube.com/mrfastbackstudios - fastbackguitars.com
October 5, 2011

Fastback Recording, Mixing & Mastering Studios in Seattle
Tired of going to a studio that is that is behind the times in the digital realm and low quality selection in the analog world. Check out Fastback Recording Studios in Seattle. We record, mix have a separate mastering lab and teach an accredited audio course. From voice overs, artist EP's, to full length albums we record all musical styles.
September 28, 2011

Producer Pete Stewart
Grammy award winning producer Pete Stewart was at Fastback Recording Studios in Seattle this last week. To see more about Pete Stewart visit: www.fourthwallmusic.com
September 28, 2011

Aaron Mlasko at FBS
Aaron Mlasko was at Fastback recording studio in Seattle this last week working on a clients drum set up.. I love these drums. check his site out mlaskodrums.com
September 26, 2011

Engineer John Nazario at FBS
Engineer John Nazario who's past clients consist of Nelly Furtado, Jack Johnson and Sum 41 will be recording at Fastback recording studios in Seattle this week.
September 15, 2011

Accredited Audio Course at Fastback
Looking to become an accredited audio engineer.. Learn at Fastback recording studios in Seattle. FBS is the exclusive NW recording studio for Recording Connection Audio Institute. for more info please visit: recordingconnection.com
September 7, 2011

Windowpane Tour
Fastback Amplifier's in Seattle endorsed band Windowpane is now on the 30th Anniversary Queensryche Tour. Congrats guys!
August 31, 2011

Voice Over Recording Studio
Thank you to the Hollywood Movie Industry for making Fastback Recording Studios in Seattle your voice-over studio of choice in the Northwest. When you need voice over work and music for commercials, T.V. or movies and are looking for a Seattle Recording Studio, call Fastback Studios.
August 23, 2011

Jeff Loomis
Jeff Loomis of Nevermore is at Fastback recording studios in Seattle this next week recording his latest release, This week will be loud!
August 22, 2011

Shorty Rossi
TV Show Pit Boss's Shorty Rossi will be at Fastback recording studios in Seattle this weekend recording a voice over for an upcoming "Pit Boss" Movie.
August 17, 2011

Fastback YOUTUBE Channel
Want to know more about Fastback Studios, Guitars & Amps, well we now have a Youtube channel for that: youtube.com/MrFastbackstudios
August 11, 2011

Need to create Hip-Hop & Rap beats
Hip Hop & Rap artist looking for a Producer to create beats... Fastback recording studios in Seattle has what you are looking for. Contact Jon Rook and record your next single or record at Fastback. Email Jon at: signalaudio@gmail.com
August 2, 2011

Rebecca Grennan voice over session
Jon Rook engineering Rebecca Grennan voice over session. One of the most sought after triple threat talents in Australia (Acting/Singing/Dancing), Rebecca's screen credits include Happy Feet and alongside Jamie Kennedy in Son of The Mask!
July 30, 2011

American Music
Our Fastback 18 watt amplifier is in stock this week at American Music Seattle.. What does Fastback Studios do? Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Audio Classes, Building Electric Guitars and Amplifiers.. Great things coming from from this Seattle Recording Studio. Check out fastbackguitars.com
July 25, 2011

Fall From Grace
Engineer Jon Rook mixing Fall from Grace latest project at Fastback Studios in Seattle
July 7, 2011

Getting Social
Keep up with this Seattle Recording Studio for daily updates - facebook.com/fastbackstudios and twitter @fastbackstudios
May 21, 2011

The Fastback 18 Guitar Amp
The Fastback 18 Amp.. AWESOME! tried it out for the first time last night. You can go from 18 watts to 6 watts ~ Tweed & Plexi channels ~ 4, 8 or 16 Ohms options. High end components.. Working very hard to get it ready by the May 22nd Guitar show.
May 11, 2011

Recording Studios Seattle
From Voice Overs, Hip-Hop, Americana to Rock & Roll, we have the equipment and live rooms to accommodate your next project. Some of our past clients include: Sony Records, MTV, WB Network FBS is a Seattle recording studio. Call us for a tour.
May 10, 2011

Glenn Lorbecki tracking at FBS
Glenn Lorbecki of Glenn Sound is at FBS this week recording a fantastic Jazz trio release. working with such diverse artists as the Violent Femmes, John Mellencamp, Stanley Clarke and the Rolling Stones. He went on to Platinum and Grammy nominated projects with the likes of Dizzy Gillespie and Kenny G, as well as screen projects like the Emmy-winning Northern Exposure, Cliffhanger, and an HBO channel Golden Globe-winning John Adams.
May 5, 2011

FBS part of the Grammy Association.
Fastback Studios staff once again members of the Grammy Association.. Come meet all the studio talking heads at the EMP this Saturday.
May 3, 2011

North Seattle Recording Studio
Seattle Recording Studio, Large Live Rooms, Class-A Analog Gear - Recording - Mixing - Mastering Lab - Audio Classes - Grand Piano - Large Tracking Rooms. Call Us for a studio tour.
May 2, 2011

Seattle -Tacoma Guitar Show May 22nd
Come drop by the Fastback Custom Guitars booth at the May Seattle-Tacoma Guitar Show. We will be showcasing our guitar's the recording studio and maybe our new 18 watt amps, they are a blend of tweed & plexi in one handwired Class -A box. designed by Dave Kracke. - May 22nd at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Wash.
May 2, 2011

FBS in the May edition of Spin Magazine
The Fleet Foxes latest album released is featured in the May edition of Spin Magazine. Fastback Studios is mentioned in this interview.
April 27, 2011

FBS has the Adams S4X-H Monitors
The S4X monitors are not just an improved versions of the famous and highly acclaimed S4A but an evolutionary development. Like their predecessors, they have been designed for medium size control rooms. Given their excessive power, the S4X are also capable of working in larger environments. Because both S4X models have identical tweeters and midrange drivers handling frequencies above 350 Hz, any combination of either model will integrate perfectly in a 5.1 or 7.1 installation.
April 21, 2011

Fastback Custom Guitars
We have an official site for our guitars: www.fastbackguitars.com You will like this site!
April 5, 2011

Fastback Custom Guitars In Stock Now!
Yes as a recording studio in Seattle we offer Recording, Mixing, Mastering and Audio Courses... We also make retro custom guitars and they are now in stock at Emerald City Guitars in Seattle. More Guitars coming very soon!
March 8, 2011

The sounds of the 90s at FBS
Remember the beginning of Grunge.. Well members of the Band, Bam Bam are back in the studio tracking there next release.
February 17, 2011

Americas Got Talent
FBS has partnered with Sony Records / Americas Got Talent for the 2011 Sea-Tac. Auditions Feb 19th & 20th. If you believe you have what it takes. here is the sign up link below. Seattle is the last stop on the AGT tryouts....http://americasgottalentauditions.com/new/seattle
February 16, 2011

Social Distortion
The crew at FBS was lending a helpful hand to the guitar techs at the Social Distortion show this weekend. We might have saved the day.
February 14, 2011

Burning Building Records
The latest release by Burning Building Records, Mastered by Jason Lackie at Fastback Studios.
February 4, 2011

Learn How To Record
Learn how to record with our in house apprenticeship program. This is a one on one program that teaches the basics on studio recording and mixing.. For more info contact info@fastbackstudios.net.
February 1, 2011

John Lee Hooker Jr.
Mike Rogers drummer for John Lee Hooker Jr. is in the studio recording drums on Ron Hendee latest release.
January 20, 2011

Christian Wargo of Fleet Foxes
Christian Wargo of Fleet Foxes in recording his latest project at FBS this month.
January 19, 2011

3-Song Recording Special
New Years Recording & Mastering discount offers good through Jan. 31st 2011. Use these coupon Links when booking studio time. http://maps.google.com/coupons/page?oi=lbc&did=0_11323679710861971100&cid=KHNRF3HPU9U5TNF8&hl=en-US&gl=US
December 30, 2010

Need Radio Airplay?
Sound Check With Brad fredrickson at KGY 96.9 The Sound In Olympia. Half hour live show of your band with interviews on Saturday evenings. Send cd demos to Mark Crosby 2704 26th Ave. Se Puyallup Wa 98374 ~ 253-380-2240
December 13, 2010

NBC T.V. Show, Sing-Off
Sony Records Accapella group Groove For Thought is in the studio this month recording their latest release. You can see Groove For Thought perform on the NBC show Sing-Off..... www.nbc.com/sing-off/
December 11, 2010

The Conan O'Brien Show
On The Nov. 16th Conan O'Brien show. Conan is promoting the album that we recorded here at FBS of Reggie Watts. This album was recorded & engineered by Jason Lackie & Bryce Francis. After the promo Reggie does his act....www.tbs.com/video/conan/
November 17, 2010

The Strokes
The Strokes producer Gordon Raphael with long time friend Dave Hillis whose past clients consist of Pearl Jam & The Afghan Whigs stopped by FBS for a night of studio shop talk.
November 12, 2010

The Lost Fingers
Early morning session with Platinum selling artist, Gypsy Jazz trio "The Lost Fingers" hailing from Quebec.
November 12, 2010

Don Dodge at FBS
Engineer Don Dodge whose clients consist of Bad Company and Foreigner is producing The Red Hot Blues Sisters latest release at FBS.
October 22, 2010

Recording Studio Seattle
Looking for a recording studio in Seattle that has a Grand Piano, Large Recording Rooms, Isolation Booths, separate Mastering Lab, Analog recording gear..Call us for a studio tour.
October 10, 2010

New Grand Piano at FBS
Grand Piano to be delivered to FBS in the very near future... Book time now!
October 3, 2010

Rolling Stone Magazine Interview
Reggie Watts who recorded his latest album at Fastback and just finished touring with Conan O'Brien has a great write up in the October issue of Rolling Stone Magazine. Go buy it!
September 29, 2010

Tower of Power
Roger Smith the keyboard player and vocals for the band Tower of Power came by the studio this weekend to say Hello. Hopefully our Hammond B3 will see a lot more of him in the near future. Thanks for coming in Roger! Recording studio seattle
September 27, 2010

Don Gunn at FBS
Don Gunn who's past clients consist of Peter Frampton and Death Cab for Cutie will be recording at FBS in Oct. Recording studios Seattle
September 24, 2010

Jason Shavey at FBS
Jason Shavey who's past clients consist of Alice In Chains, Heart, Queensryche, Candlebox & Lovemongers was working at FBS Studio-B this week. Recording Studios Seattle
September 18, 2010

Dave Hillis at FBS
David Hillis who past clients consist of Pearl Jam, Alice In Chains, Blind Melon and many others with be at FBS this next week working with Jason Lackie on a new project. Recording Studio Seattle.
September 16, 2010

Top 5 on SIRIUS radio
Becki Sue & her Big Rockin' Daddies! hits #3 on SIRIUS/FM's BB King's Bluesville "Pick To Click" BLUES chart! Very proud of all the people that worked & recorded this album at Fastback.
September 14, 2010

Seattle Recording Studios
We are a commercial Seattle Recording Studio, what that means is. We record, mix and master your music on a regular basis be it; Rock, Hip-Hop, Gospel, R&B, Country, Metal, Rap or Folk. So if you are looking for a Seattle Recording Studio, call us. We know your music.
September 7, 2010

Add FBS on Facebook
Go to facebook.com/fastbackstudios and add us! you get More Stories, More Photos, More Updates, More studio specials, More of what you need to know about FBS....More is always good!
September 2, 2010

Hail, Hail Rock & Roll
Chuck Berry's autograph is now hanging on our studio wall...I just think that is cool!
August 31, 2010

Pro Tools Class starts Sept 7th
FBS Audio Course Starts Sept 7th. This is a 10 week course every Tuesday night from 4pm-8pm. For more details contact info@fastbackstudios.net
August 6, 2010

3 Song Recording Special
FBS has a 3 song recording special: $900.00 gets you 20 hours of studio time. This includes; engineers, set-up, recording, mixing and studio instruments if needed. Call us for a studio tour located in North Seattle. 206.367.4667 - studio line.
July 14, 2010

Tony Award
Levi Kreis, pianist on West Valley Highways latest release just won a Tony Award for Best Performance Actor in the Musical....Million Dollar Quartet
June 15, 2010

Magazine Review
FBS has a nice shout-out in www.bigfunmagcurrentissue.com Go check it out is on Page 21
June 3, 2010

Follow FBS on Twitter
Follow us, twitter.com/fastbackstudios
May 22, 2010

2010 Best of the Blues
The Washington Blues Society is having their 2010 Best of the Blues Awards at the Triple Door, May 16th. The Mary McPage Band is up for Best Recorded Album recorded here at FBS.
April 30, 2010

Apprenticeship Program at Fastback Studios
See our blog or visit facebook.com/fastbackstudios for more details
April 21, 2010

Producer Eddie Kramer
Producer Eddie Kramer was in town this last week and our very own Trevor Boone spent the day learning a few tricks of the trade.
April 20, 2010

Seattle Guitar Show - gsvgs.org
Come meet the Fastback Studios gang at the Emerald City Guitars booth we will be showcasing the studio while Jay Boone and his crew will be selling out of this world vintage equipment. This Sunday April 11th 10am-5pm @ Seattle Center NW Rooms, The 19th annual Seattle Vintage Guitar Show
April 9, 2010

Mastering.
Looking to Master your Demo, EP or Full-Length project, give us a call. FBS has a separate Mastering lab with great analog mastering outboard gear.
April 7, 2010

Reviewing Gear for Tape-Op Magazine.
Doing a outboard gear review for Tape Op Magazine this week, testing out the Digidesign Eleven Rack.. We will be A/B'ing it against our Hiwatt 50 watt & 30 watt, Marshall JCM 800, Mesa Rectifier and a handful of low wattage amps.
March 31, 2010

Mary McPage Band Nominated for Best Album!
FBS would like to congratulate the Mary McPage Band nomination for Best Recorded Album presented by The Washington Blues Society. Mary is up against several other bands for this 2010 award. Marys album Drink with the band was recorded at Fastback Studios, This is Fastback Studios 3rd nomination for Best Recorded Album. Best of luck Mary.
February 20, 2010

Jason Shavey working at FBS
Producer, Jason Shavey who's clients consist of Alice In Chains, Heart, Queensryche, Candlebox, Lovemongers will be working this week at FBS.
February 18, 2010

A Fastback Client Quote
This has been The Best recording experience of my life. I highly recommend Fastback Studios, they deliver recording excellence.... Stephen Giuttari, radio broadcasting entertainer & host.
February 15, 2010

Upcoming Releases
Becki Sue & Her Big Rockin Daddies! are mixing their 2nd album at FBS. Their first release recorded at FBS won Best Blues Album 2008 - West Valley Highway just finished Mixing and will be off to mastering soon. - Tons of other music being recording and mixed this fall. To keep up will all that is going on with us join our fan page: facebook.com/fastbackstudios
January 30, 2010

Reggie Watts recording at FBS
Reggie Watts of Maktub is in the studio all week. Reggie is recording the music for his upcoming DVD released by, Comedy Central. You can see what's next for Reggie at reggiewatts.com - Quote: Recording at Fastback Studios in Seattle. Sweet joint for registering soundwaves:):):):) - Reggie Watts
January 19, 2010

Pro-Tools Classes start Jan. 26th 2010. Sign Up Now
Fastback Studios is offering professional recording classes that will teach and involve you on how to record. You will have hands on training in a commercial recording studio that will help you become an experienced and knowledgeable engineer and producer. The recording classes are once a week for 10 weeks Tuesday Jan.26th 2010. Classes will consist of 5 students with text book and 2 teachers. Program of study will include: Pro-Tools usage, how to record, edit & mix, monitor placement, room acoustics, analog mic-pre's, compressors, EQ's, interfaces, plug-ins, MIDI, microphones and mic-placement, knowledge of instrument's, business of recording, actual recording of class project.. And much more! Classes start Jan.26th 2010, for more info please contact: Mark, 206.367.4667 info@fastbackstudios.net
December 14, 2009

Christmas Recording Special
CHRISTMAS SPECIAL: Book Fastback Studio time before Dec 25th and receive a 15% discount off our regular studio rate. Offer applies to a minimum of one full day rate of studio time Call & book today!. Mark-206.367.4667 studio line or info@fastbackstudios.net This Christmas Special also includes: 2 engineers, set-up, record, mixing and studio instruments. Seattle Recording Studio
December 8, 2009

3-Song Recording Special
FBS is offering a 3-song recording special. $900.00 gets you 20 hours of studio time, 2 engineers, set-up, recording, mixing and use of studio instruments if needed. Call us to book time. Mark - 206.367.4667 - studio line. FBS is a Seattle Recording Studio
November 4, 2009

FBS Wins 2009 Best Blues Recorded Album
FBS would like to congratulate Polly O Keary & the Rhythm Method for winning, 2009 Best Blues Recording from the Washington Blues Society. The album Who Needs the Blues was recorded & mixed by Jason Lackie at FBS. This is our 2nd award from the WBS for Best Recorded Album.
April 20, 2009

Dave Hillis - Producer / Engineer
Great studio, great gear, great people, cool atmosphere. A ton of killer amp's and microphones. The new update's to the studio makes a great place even better. ~ Dave Hillis, Producer/Engineer: Pearl Jam, Alice In Chains, Loaded, featuring Duff McKagan (Guns & Roses and Velvet Revolver)
April 15, 2009

A quote From The Grammy Association
Extensive vintage equipment collection, reaffirming the musical community. ~ Grammy Association, PNW Chapter
April 14, 2009

Polly O Keary Nominated for Best Blues Album!
FBS would like to congratulate Polly O Keary & the Rhythm Method for being nominated, 2009 Best Blues Recording from the Washington Blues Society. The album Who Needs the Blues was recorded at FBS and this will be our 2nd nomination from the WBS for recorded works.
March 11, 2009

2009 studio upgrade!
FBS has upgraded to Pro-Tools 8-HD3 rig with the new ICON D-Command ES control surface. FBS combines both classic analog outboard gear with today's finest DAW system to help bring the best recordings from your band to your audience.
December 31, 2008

Tom Hall mixing Andy Werth.
Andy Werth is recording his 3rd release at FBS. Tracked and edited by Jason Lackie, mixed by Tom Hall, his work consist of in-house artist at KEXP and mixing credit on Queensryche past releases.
November 17, 2008

Jeff Loomis
Jeff Loomis from the band, Nevermore stop by the studio a few weeks ago to hang-out with some of his buddies. We were tracking drums for a hard rock session engineered by Jason Lackie & Aaron Smith.
November 17, 2008

Jon Auer Producing The Broadcast Debut
Jon Auer of the Posies will be producing The Broadcast Debut next release at FBS in earlier December.
October 29, 2008

Seattle Sound Magazine
FBS has a in studio review in the November issue of Seattle Sound Magazine. SSM is a great resource for Northwest musicians. Go buy an issue and read what Seattle Sound Magazine says about FBS.
October 29, 2008

Independent engineers use FBS
If you are looking for a larger studio to bring your clients to, call us for a tour. We work with independent engineers on a regular basis. Large rooms, great rates, classic gear. Studio Features: * Professional Recording, Editing, Mixing & Mastering * Full Music Production * 3,000 Sq/Ft Facility * 19' x 18' Control Room * 32' x 22' Large Live Room * 3x ISO rooms * Mastering Lab * Comfortable Lounge with Kitchenette * Easy access from I-5
August 27, 2008

Dave Hillis producing Black Nite Crash
Dave Hillis, producer / engineer of Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains and many other icon Seattle bands is at FBS this week producing regional favorites Black Nite Crash with Jason Lackie engineering the project.
August 5, 2008

Jason Carmer producing Illusion 33
Jason Carmer producer of The Donnas and Third Eye Blind is at FBS working with the rising star band, Illusion 33. Look for Illusion 33 latest release later this year.
July 25, 2008

FBS Wins Best Recorded album of the year!
The album, "Big City Blues", was produced by Tom Boyle of Becki Sue & her Big Rockin' Daddies! to ...Blues Album Of The Year Fastback Studios has received Best Recorded Blues Album of year for 2008. This album was performed by Becki Sue & her Big Rockin' Daddies! The award was provided by the Washington Blues Society.
July 13, 2008

Women in audio seminar
FBS is hosting WIA (Women in Audio), these seminars will help teach and advance Women who are in the audio engineering industry. These seminars are supported by Sue Ennis, music director at S.C.C
June 12, 2008

Thank You commercial radio
FBS would like to thank KEXP, KISW, KNDD and other commercial and college radio stations for promoting and supporting regional artist that have recorded with FBS. It is a benefit to know that the music we record and the artist we support are in regular radio rotation.
May 28, 2008

Performer Magazine
FBS has a spotlight feature in the May west coast edition of Performer Magazine.
May 25, 2008

Winner of Best Musical Score in film
Fastback Studios would like to congratulate our very own assistant engineer Bryce Francis for composing and winning Best Score in the film "shaken like a rug" at the Salt Lake City 48 hour Film Festival.
May 22, 2008

Fastback sponsored summer concert series!
Fastback Studios along with Emerald City Outlaws Records will be sponsoring a summer concert series at Roy's place in Lynnwood, Wash. and Magnuson Park in Seattle. For regular event details please visit myspace.com/fastbackstudios
May 13, 2008

Grammy U
Fastback Studios is a proud member and Supporter of The Grammy Association. We will be hosting a Grammy U seminar Tuesday May 20th. For all Grammy U member's we will see you at the studio on May 20th at 7pm
May 9, 2008

Welcome to the New FastbackStudios.net
Welcome to the new Fastback Studios website. We are exited to show you around the new site and point out a few key items. First, if you go to the Studio Spec page, you can get a list of our gear as well as a tour of the studio. Hope you enjoy the site.
April 21, 2008