Gowanus Recording studios

REHEARSE, RECORD, DJ, PODCAST. 24/7 IN NEW YORK. FROM $12 PER HOUR.
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Inside your recording studios

The process of creation is different for everyone, yet the need for a quiet, productive space is universal. With self-service access, professional equipment provided free, and affordable day rates, our recording studios help you capture your creativity the moment it sparks.

Pop in for an hour, settle in for a day session, record, mix, edit — the space is yours for whatever purpose you need, and available 24/7 to work around your daily routine.


Capture your creativity in our multi-purpose recording studios — the perfect spot to produce, edit and record


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Recording Standard

Writing studios for producers equipped with an audio interface, MIDI keyboard, condenser microphone, headphones, monitors and extras.

Recording studio - setup overview - piano, desk, chair, laptop, monitor, mixer and speakers

Recording Pro

This has the same equipment specs as our specialist production writing studios, but with a curtained vocal booth and some extra space for high-quality vocal capture.

Recording studio - setup overview - piano, desk, chair, laptop, monitor, mixer and speakers

Why Pirate?

PIRATE.COM is the world’s largest creative studio and artist community network with close to 50 locations across the UK, DE, US and IE. Our acoustically-treated recording studios are a private environment to create, write and produce music, offering professional equipment and flexible day rates. For anyone with an interest in music production, regardless of your ethnicity, sexuality, gender or social status — this space is yours.

Close up shot of a guitar and pedal board in a Pirate rehearsal studio. Book a 24/7 rehearsal room for band practice today.

Your space to create

We think everyone should be able to make music, DJ, MC and podcast. We don't care if you're rehearsing for a show or starting out. If you're in it for the love, the money or the hell of it.

Book and pay online, let yourself in, then make as much noise as you like.

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HOW PIRATE WORKS

  1. FIND YOUR SPACE

    Explore our West Adams and Silver Lake studios, or one of our other PIRATE.COM sites around the USA, UK and Europe.

  2. BOOK ONLINE
    Book by the hour. Pay online. You don’t need to bring a credit card with you.
  3. LET YOURSELF IN

    Our spaces are self-service and contact-free. You’ll receive a unique code with your booking that gives you access to our building and to your studio.
  4. MAKE SOME NOISE

    Alongside the diverse community of artists who already call your local PIRATE.COM studio home.

Equipment Available

  • Monitors - Monitors: 2x KRK V6 or Yamaha HS8 or Focal Alpha 80
  • Microphone - SE Electronics SE2200II Condenser or SE Electronics SE 2300
  • Interface - Focusrite Scarlett 18i8 / Clarett 4pre / 2 pre
  • Keyboard/Midi Controller - Novation Impulse 61 or NI Komplete Kontrol A61
  • Headphones - Pioneer HRM or Pioneer HDJ-X5 or KRK 6400
  • Other - External Screen, Keyboard & Mouse, Mic Stand, Keyboard Stand, XLR-XLR

Find Us

Getting Here

156, 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA

Gowanus' main entrance and ground floor studios / amenities are WC accessible from the sidewalk of 156 6th St. The only studios that are WC inaccessible are the podcast studios on the first floor.

Driving? Whilst the site itself doesn't have any parking available, there are plenty of options on 6th and in the surrounding area.

Cycling? Store your ride in our dedicated bike storage unit.

Local subway trains D, N, R, W and F service the area regularly.

From the Community

"I love Pirate and everything they do to support new artists!"

Jamz Supernova

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