Anne Heaton – The Alchemist (Video)

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 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 V and engineered by Pat.

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The Okay Win – “Please” (Video)

The Okay Win – “Please” (Video)

The Okay Win’s guitar drenched indie-rock noise is joyful and looks great in black and white. Recorded and mixed by Joe Tooley in Studio B, the Okay Win feature a former Q intern, Ryan Ward!

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Rose Cousins – If I Should Fall Behind (Video)

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 & traditional album of the year’ category this past April.

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Collide by Airport (Video)

Airport – Collide – Video

Here’s a video for Airport’s Collide – including footage shot in Studio B.

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Airport’s Go Up Out Now!

Airport, Go Up. 2012.

Airport is the brain child of Craig Small, formerly of Waltham. Craig arrived at Q to produce the band Boone. This is his solo effort. Almost all the instruments were performed by Craig at home. After the record was done, drums were tracked in Studio B, and the entire thing was mixed by Rafi. Go […]

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Adam Ezra Group – Ragtop Angel (BC)

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The Adam Ezra Group hunkered down in Studio A for a week in 2011 to work on three songs for their album Ragtop Angel. The band wrote a great blog entry about the experience here. Producer Aaron Johnson (The Fray) and engineer Warren Huart flew into town and worked on the album with the band.  […]

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

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

New song "Guilty Girls" by 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 Over, into college radio staples.” (Spin) Download their new song “Guilty Girls” on Spin.com.

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Corin Ashley – Badfinger Bridge (Video)

Corin Ashley – Badfinger Bridge (Video)

Corin Ashley’s Badfinger Bridge is off his 2013 release New Lion Terraces. It was recorded all over the place, INCLUDING a studio called Abbey Road (as this video makes clear)!  Not sure anything on this song was tracked at Q; BUT, Corin did drag his 1″ MCI 8 track tape deck to Q for the […]

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Q Division featured in Tape Op

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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 for free, in both print AND digital formats!), but you can read some and see […]

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Wyclef Jean records at Q

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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

Santa Sessions

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

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The Rudds

rudds

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

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