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The Blue Ribbons – Fooling Around

The Blue Ribbons, with some help from Gipsy Pixel video production, perform their song “Fooling Around” for a live studio audience, recorded and mixed by one of our senior engineers, Matt Beaudoin. With bluesy and sizzling prowess, The Blue Ribbons

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The Blue Ribbons – Magdalena

Here’s a take of The Blue Ribbons performing Magdalena for a live audience in Studio A, no gimmicks necessary thanks to a beautiful real time video production by Gipsy Pixel. With one fluid performance, the Blue Ribbons rip on through

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Lyle Brewer – Live at Q Division (Video)

Lyle Brewer – Wicked Live. Tracked by Adam Taylor, live, in Studio A.

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Ryan Montbleau & Tall Heights – Fast Car (Tracy Chapman)

This trio brings an intimate touch to this popular song by Tracy Chapman. With incredibly tight three-part harmony, this folky arrangement (featuring some breath-taking cello lines) reels the listener in. It was filmed and recorded right here in Studio B,

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Anne Heaton – The Alchemist (Video)

Our pal Anne recorded this song at Q with Mike Denneen.

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Love in Stockholm Live (Video)

Love in Stockholm performs Adele’s “I’ll Be Waiting,” live in studio A at Q Division. Pat DiCenso was at the controls for this one. Love and Stockholm made an EP called Hold Back The Sun that was produced by Ed

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Rose Cousins – If I Should Fall Behind (Video)

Here’s a short film chronicling the recording of the Halifax, NS based singer-songwriter, Rose Cousins’ latest release, We Have Made A Spark, at Q Division. Congratulations to Rose, for winning a Juno Award for the album, in the ‘roots &

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Kingsley Flood- I Don’t Wanna Go Home (Video)

Music video for Kingsley Flood’s “I Don’t Wanna Go Home”

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Dropkick Murphys – Going Out In Style (Video)

Dropkick Murphys’ seventh release “Going Out In Style” recorded at Q Division.

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Buffalo Tom on Spin.com

Buffalo Tom will have a new record out March 8 called Skins- “a solid set of taut guitar pop and earnest wordplay — exactly what made some of their ’90s efforts, like Big Red Letter Day and Let Me Come

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Q Division featured in Tape Op

Tape Op magazine is the only studio magazine that anyone we know ever READS, so we were psyched that they wanted to do a feature on Q Division. I’m afraid the entire interview is only in the magazine itself (available

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Wyclef Jean records at Q

Writer and Producer Wyclef Jean works on strings for the upcoming album The Haitian Experience, along with student musicians, arrangers and producers from Berklee College of Music. Read more about the session in the Berklee Blogs.

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Santa Sessions

We had nothing to do with this, but it’s amazing, so check it out.

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The Rudds

So we’re better at recording audio than photography. So sue us. These are the Rudds, who are awesome.

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The Downbeat 5

Local garage rock heroes The Downbeat 5 recently recorded a live record at Q division called Live (But Not) at Budokan! for the Steelcage label.  photo credit: Joan Hathaway

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