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Tabari Lake – Locked Away (R. City)

Saint Thomas native Tabari Lake performs a beautiful rendition of Locked Away by R. City in Studio A, with stunning three part vocal harmony and tight instrumental support.

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Mother Ton – Earthbound

Mother Ton sheds some light on their atmospheric, spacey, and extremely groovy sound in their song “Earthbound.” With their super smooth horn arrangements and colorful vocal production, it’s a “no-holds-barred” sound thanks to seamless sectional transitions and some of Studio

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Adora Makokha – Yellow Submarine

Berklee comes back to Q Division for a different and sunny take on “Yellow Submarine.” With some help from one of our engineers, James Bridges (and accompanied by an adorable animation by Nicholas Bertholet), it features Berklee student Adora Makokha

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Berklee Indian Ensemble ft. Armeen Musa – Jaago Piya

Berklee dips into Q Division studio A to accommodate all the different sounds and personalities of the Berklee Indian Ensemble to release “Jaago Piya” on the auspicious occasion of Bangla Noboborsha, the first day of the Bengali Calendar year 1423.  

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Abbie Barrett – Take it in Stride

It’s what happens when you take the burning talent of Abbie Barrett and the production (and bass) skills of Q Division’s studio manager, Ed Valauskas – Take it in Stride is a whiplash of a record, and tight doesn’t even

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Berklee Sessions – Hal Crook – Behind These Eyes

We host recording/filming sessions for Berklee that result in wild performances. Check out as Hal Crook brings some tight, uplifting grooves into Studio A as he and his band perform his original composition “Behind These Eyes” – featuring some soulful

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John Stiles feat. Rachel Siegel – Under the Bridge (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

Filmed and recorded in Studio A, this production features a modern version of Under the Bridge by the Red Hot Chili Peppers. With a vibrant and colorful fusion atmosphere mixed in, this song highlights the songwriting of RHCP by giving

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Karmin – Didn’t Know You

Karmin brings a sassy and incredibly dynamic live arrangement of her song “Didn’t Know You” into Q Division’s very own Studio A. Also, looks like she brought her pooch; who’s a good dog? 

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David Duchovny – Hell or Highwater

Singer/Songwriter and actor David Duchovny dips into Q Division for the recording of one of his lyric videos, “Hell or Highwater.” With production assistance by Colin Lee, David combines elements of folk rock and country to blend together a polished

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Yankee & The Foreigners – Not Negotiable

Not your typical band of warriors, Yankee & The Foreigners arrive in Q Division’s old Studio B to lay down some burning tracks and some strange footage. Blending small areas of folk, bluegrass, and rock together, the 5-piece band brings

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Berklee Grammy Album of the Year Mashup

Berklee students explode into a smooth and grandiose mashup arrangement of the 2015 Grammy Album of the Year nominees, including songs from Ed Sheeran, Beck, Beyoncé, and Pharrell Williams. Recorded with help from our very own James Bridges in Q

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Soft Fangs – Point of View

Soft Fangs’ light and airy vocals pierce through this laid-back acoustic recording, bringing a cool perspective in his track and live video, “Point of View” – engineered by Q’s veteran producer Matt Beaudoin, filmed and edited by Michael Chew as

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Ross Livermore Band – To Life

The Ross Livermore Band perform one of their slower, downbeat ballads, featuring Studio A’s Hammond C2 organ. This arrangement unwinds with a blended and passionate four-part harmony. The band camped in Studio A for a few days and tracked a

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The New Highway Hymnal (Converse Rubber Tracks)

The New Highway Hymnal talk about the change between playing and recording in basements and the gear, environment, and overall atmosphere Q Division had to offer when recording their first album.  

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Ross Livermore Band – Q Division Session Behind the Scenes

The Ross Livermore Band bring their eccentric and long-winding video series to an end here at Q Division Studios, talking about the ups and downs of recording a record and what it’s like to get the rare experience to record

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