Elusive Creative

Type of space: Sound Recording Studio

    Are you a producer, engineer or artist looking for a low-cost place to produce, record and mix music? Then we got chu!. $60 for a 12Hr session including both Control Room and Recording Booth on a weekday and $90 for a limitless Saturday or Sunday. The minimum contract term is 8 weeks with a permanent 1-day per week session. All members can freely trade and sell sessions amongst themselves and will often benefit from discounted last-minute sessions. We currently have 7 members who have all signed on beyond their first 8-week contract. Get in touch to either lock in some sessions or drop your name on the waiting list for a prefered day.


    Overview: Low-cost music production suites with recording booth for rent on York street in South Melbourne

    Price: $60 for 12 Hr weekday sessions & $90 for weekend sessions.

    Size: CR 3x3mtr Recording Booth 3x3mtr

    Sound: The rooms are relatively soundproof and treated with double thick doors and a room-in-room build. Drums can’t be tracked due to the excessive volume however the booth is perfect to record vocals, electric guitar and anything else of similar volume. No volume restriction on mixing in the Contro Room (Just don’t break the monitors :))

    Contract: 1 day per week on an 8-week minimum contract

    Prerequisite: Proficient enough at the tech stuff to not need an assistant.

    Amenities: Communal toilet, kitchen & lounge area

    Session Times: Sessions times are listed below. The Control rooms alternate between day and night session so the recording booth is always included. 



    Control Room Suite One - Mon-Fri (18:00-06:00) & Weekends (10:00-4:00)

    Genelec 1030A Pair

    Yamaha NS10M Pair (New Drivers)

    Focusrite ISA Two (Stereo Pre)

    Universal Audio Apollo 8 Mk 2 QUAD

    Beyer Dynamic DT990 Headphones


    Control Room Suite Two - Mon-Fri (06:00-18:00)

    TBA - Similar to above



    iMac 27"

    Plug Ins: Protools 12, Steven Slate everything, Softube, Soundtoys, Universal Audio (Legacy, 1176 Classic Limiter Collection, LL VOG, Studer A800, EMT250), Native Instruments Komplete 11, some waves, Fabfilter Mastering Bundle and a few more bits and pieces


    Recording Booth

    Matamp 1224Mk2 amp

    Freedman - Speaker Cabinet Quad Box

    Fender Telecaster Jap

    Fender Rhodes Dyno-My-Piano

    AKGC414 Microphone

    Sennheiser MD421 Microphone (Vintage)

    Shure SM57 Microphone

    Shure SM57 Beta Microphone

    Extreeme Isolation Headphones x 2

    Random guitar pedals and cables



    Pricing Terms

    1 Day Per Week over 8 Weeks minimum contract duration

    $60 Per Day Monday to Friday

    $90 Per Day Saturday or Sunday

    Price includes Control Room and Recording Booth. All equipment listed is included.

    Lease Conditions

    1 Day per week, 8 Week contract minimum.

    Parking Notes

    Parking available from 6pm Weekdays and Weekends. Parking is often available Mon-Fri 9-6, however, no guarantees. Plenty of street parking and parking lots in the area. There are also loading zones at the front of the driveway.

    This space is suitable for Music / Sound


    • Floor Dimensions 18.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Standard (up to 3m)
    • Max. Capacity 4
    • Floorplan Download