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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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Nemes – Live at Q Division

Nemes rolled into Q Division this past winter and tracked a batch of songs live in Studio B (RIP) with James Bridges, and released them for Record Store Day. This stuff sounds immediate and fun – check it out on

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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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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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Jenny Dee, Ruby Rose Fox, The Lights Out, and Sidewalk Driver

All four bands got together to collaborate on a version of Chain of Fools.

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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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The Ballroom Thieves & MYRO – Archers

Live from Studio A, under the meticulously watchful ears of Matt Baudoin, comes this great performance of the song Archers by The Ballroom Thieves and the Maine Youth Rock Orchestra.  Really fun watching this large ensemble fill Studio A, hearing

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Always Was You – Ross Livermore Band

Ross Livermore Band rolled into Studio A a few months ago and recorded a bunch of songs LIVE, to our 2″ tape machine, filming the whole thing. This is how their song Always Was You looked and sounded. Matt Pendergast

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Rich People Food – Run Riot Run

While hosting Converse’s Rubber Tracks sessions bands get a day of studio time in Studio A. Rich People Food filmed themselves playing a bunch of songs live. Matt Beaudoin engineered the session.

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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

The Blue Ribbons, a band familiar to anyone who’s set foot in Toad in Porter Square on a recent Tuesday night, recorded AND shot a completely live album in Studio A, in October of 2013. They spent an afternoon setting up

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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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Charlie Chesterman – Carolina Blue (BC)

The last studio recording by Charlie Chesterman was cut live in Studio A with a band of Charlie’s friends. The result is this lovely tune, Carolina Blue. Rafi and Pete Weiss engineered the recording, and Pete mixed it up in

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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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