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Recording Studio Types *




You and your crew

Audio Interface

Focusrite Clarett 4Pre USB


2x Pioneer XPRS 10


Audio Techinica AT2020 or SE Electronics SE2300

Monitor Speakers

Yamaha HS8 or KRK V6S4

Midi Keyboard

Novation Impulse 61

* Some studios may have different but equivalent equipment

This Space is Yours

Private Recording Studios

The creative process is different for every artist, yet the need for a quiet, productive space to work and learn is universal. 

Stop by for a quick hour during your lunch break or dedicate a full day, lock in for a solo session or invite the crew, the space is yours to experiment, make mistakes, and find your sound — at full volume. 

Home to artists of all disciplines and genres, check out our recording studios in action; get inspired for your next studio session, or your first.

What You Get

Why Make Pirate Your LA Music Space

All Genres, All Levels

The Artists Using Our LA Recording Studios

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price for a recording studio in Los Angeles?

At Pirate, we aim to provide affordable rates, ensuring accessibility for musicians at all levels to high-quality music studios. Our rates for recording studio spaces in Los Angeles start at $15 per hour for Lite and $16 per hour for Pro. Discounts are available for longer bookings.

How do you choose the best music studio for your project?

Pirate offers two types of recording studios in Los Angeles, with and without a vocal booth.

The Lite recording studio does not have a vocal booth and is perfect for budget-conscious producers working solo or collaborating with one or two other artists.

If your focus is on recording vocals and collaborations, the Pro studio is tailored for you, accommodating up to five artists comfortably and featuring a curtained vocal booth.

How many recording studios does Pirate have in Los Angeles?

Pirate operates 24 recording studios across two Los Angeles locations in Silver Lake and West Adams.

Do you have a sound engineer or mastering engineer available onsite?

Pirate does not provide on-site sound engineers or mastering services with our 24-hour self-service recording studios. However, you are welcome to bring your own engineer. 

For basic DIY mastering, follow our step-by-step guide on how to master a song.

How do you start as a music producer in LA?

Prepare for your first session using our guide on how to produce music. Private music production lessons are also available in Los Angeles or online.

Can a beginner music producer use the studios?

Our studios are designed for plug-and-play simplicity. Anyone with a laptop can use our recording studios to start exploring music production.

What studio is best for voice-over?

For voice-over recording in Los Angeles, choose our Pro recording studios with vocal booths. Alternatively, consider one of our LA podcast studios.

What studio is best for mixing?

Our Lite recording studio is a cost-effective option for producers seeking a mixing studio in Los Angeles. Check our guide on how to mix music for help getting started. For a studio with more advanced music production equipment, opt for a Pro recording studio at your local Pirate.

What studio is best for recording vocals?

For voice recording in Los Angeles, our Pro recording studio is ideal, equipped with dedicated vocal booths to capture clean vocals.

Do you have a recording studio in Hollywood?

While we don't have a studio directly in Hollywood, our Silver Lake recording studios are just an 10-minute drive away, super easy to get to for anyone coming from Hollywood.


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ADA-Compliant DJ Booths

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Studio 24 at West Adams and Studio 28 at Silver Lake have been specifically designed for accessible use. Book now and enjoy first-class DJ practice equipment with additional features, including:

  • Wide access to the DJ desk
  • 15-degree angled equipment
  • Flat surfaces on either side
  • Knee clearance for comfortable chair positioning
  • Power sockets at front of desk

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