Recording

Sound Lounge Grows

NEW SITE IN SOHO 8/01/2006 8:00 AM Eastern

Sound Lounge's second location, Sound Lounge Hudson (SoHo, www.soundlounge.com), features two 5.1 mixing suites and will serve as home base for the New York City's company new music and sound-design division, featuring a full complement of mixing for television (SD and HD), radio production and voice casting, as well as original music production. Physically, the addition boasts a music recording studio, a live room, a writer's studio, a casting room and a client lounge.

The SoHo studio's mixing staff includes Scott Persson, who joins Sound Lounge from McHale Barone, and Peter Buccellato, who has more than 20 years of experience as a mixer. Brad Stratton as executive producer will head the new division. Stratton previously served as a music producer at the New York post house Fluid. The creative staff of music and sound design division includes Marshall Grupp, a co-founder of Sound Lounge, and composer Kevin Ferguson, co-founder of London's Boiler Room; composer Harry Frost has also joined Sound Lounge. Heading a new sales effort to support the expansion is Jack Fahey.