Sound design for theater and film
24/96 digital and analog recording
5.1 surround production
Chief seamonster Hoagie Hill has several decades of experience in music
composition, performance and audio production, in genres including rock,
jazz, folk, avant-pop, techno, punk, world, experimental, and neo-classical.
recording spaces and a variety of digital and analog gear and instruments,
Seamonster Sounds meets the needs of many artists. (We can even record
in the empty swimming pool, if it suits your fancy.)
are low, tailored to your budget, and typically set on a per-project basis
so you don't have to watch the clock. For
details, see "Rates
the art of music and money."
place is different in addition
to having creative skills, keen ears and some cool gear, we offer a laid-back,
rustic environment that feels light-years away from the rush of the City
(though it's actually quite close). Think "Topanga-by-the Sea."
For one client's take on the process, see "What
to expect an
x 14 main room (also see "Gear" page at bottom).
In addition, there's a small isolation room and
a large living room with excellent live acoustics.
pics give a sense of the living room's vibe;
they don't convey its full 1,000 sq.ft. size. We push
the furniture aside, draw the curtains (or not),
set mics, and roll. You get everything you see here!
(Rock stars not included.)