2010 - The long
established brand SRT now operates under
Chapel Kensington Ltd. The business
is based on creativity and technical
excellence; CEO David Richardson has a long
pedigree as a producer/engineer. He founded
the studios, with 70’s rock band Jethro Tull
that evolved to become Sound Recording
Technology. Read more
Dancing Dancing On Ice On Tour 2009 - SRT has mastered all the music for
this spectacular live show to ensure outstanding audio quality and
consistency (March '09)
MOJO Magazine reviewed Terry Emm's "White Butterflies" giving it 4/5 stars: "An outstanding debut from a teenage troubadour... The cult starts here." (February '09)
Classic FM Magazine has awarded Richard Durrant's
new album "Recuerdos" a 5-star
review - "A simply un-missable treat" Both stereo and surround versions were mastered at SRT (January '08)
Paul Weller "Live at the BBC" box set receives 4-star reviews from
both Record Collector and Mojo Magazine (December '08)
SRT would like to congratulate local band Hamfatter for their achievement
on BBC2's Dragon's Den, and news of their single,"The
Girl I Love" reaching No.1 - SRT have enjoyed working with Hamfatter in
recent years mastering and manufacturing their
albums and wish them great success in the future (30th July '08)
We have been busy over the last few months authoring and manufacturing
several DVDs for Seventh Art Productions. These include history
documentaries; "The Terry Jones Collection" and
"The Great Commanders" and also the recently broadcasted
and highly acclaimed film, "Escape From Luanda".
(10th April '08)
Science Fiction fans were thrilled in 2007 with the highly
anticipated release of the new "Blake's 7 Audio Adventures".
We enjoyed working on this special 4 disc set which also
involved creating enhanced interactive content. www.b7media.com.
(3rd April '08)
We have just completed the first three discs in a series of
music-based Interactive Whiteboard CDROMs for educational
publisher A & C Black. The
first of their kind in the Primary classroom, they allow teachers
to project fun musical activities for classroom participation,
all closely tied to the National Curriculum.
(18th March '08)
We have recently had the exciting opportunity to work on a
multimedia art installation. We undertook the Surround Sound mastering
for artist Pete Thornley's "Absence: Floating
Light, which will be exhibited soon at the Hackney
Round Chapel in London. (12th March'08)
Our mastering work for Universal Music continues for their
"Live At The BBC" series. Recent work includes artists,
Marc Bolan and T Rex, Sandy Denny, Teardrop Explodes and The
Stereo M.Cs. www.universalmusic.com
(10th March '08)
We had the pleasure of a recent visit from renowned jazz musician
Kenny Ball. It is always a treat to work with Kenny and this
project involved mixing, mastering and manufacturing his new
album, "The Golden Collection". For more information
please visit: www.kennyball.co.uk.
(7th January '08)
We have just completed mastering an E.P. for Flamboyant
Bella. This exciting band won a mastering session
at SRT in this year's Red Stripe Band Competition held at
The Junction in Cambridge. We wish them great
success for the future! Check out their 'crazy cool' music
Continuing our mastering for Universal Music, "Fairport
Convention - Live At The BBC" was released on
the 9th of April. The stunning double album in special "book"
packaging has been celebrated by fans and has caused quite
a buzz of media interest. www.fairportconvention.com
Continuing their fantastic success with the popular "Guitar
Maestros" DVDs, Sound Techniques are now releasing a
"Piano Maestros" series. SRT have
just completed authoring work on two DVD-10s featuring Angela
Brownridge and Peter Bradley-Fulgoni,
which we are also manufacturing. For more information on both
Maestros series log on to: www.soundtechniques.co.uk
SRT have just finished authoring Katatonia's
new DVD, "Live Consternation". We have completed
a number of projects for Snapper's Swedish metal giants,
including Enhanced CDs and a Special Edition surround
mix DVD-Audio of their top selling album, "The Great
Cold Distance". For more information check out: www.snappermusic.com.
“Absolutely astonishing” - ROCKSOUND (UK)
Congratulations to Dominic Kirwan whose album,
"A little Bit More" entered the HMV Easy Listening
chart at Number 1. SRT enjoyed mastering the album and we
wish him continued success in the future. For more information
please visit: www.dominickirwan.com
. (30th Apr'07)
In March SRT enjoyed authoring and manufacturing Seventh
Art's fantastic "Great Artists" and "The
Impressionists" DVDs. In particular the fascinating documentary
on Gilbert & George with Tim Marlow.
For more information on their wonderful art series log on
Anthrax - Caught In A Mosh
is released on January 29th and is already getting great reviews
in the music press. SRT recently mastered the double album
for the "Live At The BBC" series for Universal music.
"Heavy as hell, irresistibly entertaining...sounds as
fresh now as they did at the time" - Kerrang Magazine.
have just mastered a Sportsday Megaphone EP
for Sunday Best Records. Described as a "one-man electro
noise machine" his highly anticipated "Less &
Less" EP is available on the 25th of February. For more
details check out, www.sundaybest.net
Pulp - The John Peel Sessions
- The Times (4/5) - The House Of Love - The John Peel Sessions
"This double set reveals a band of blinding intensity
and power.. There is plenty to admire on disc two, but it's
companion will make your jaw drop." - The Guardian (4/5)
Garden Premiere of Greg Hall's "The Plague".
SRT re-mastered both the audio and visuals for the Digital
Cinema release of this critically acclaimed cult
success, providing a new 5.1 surround soundtrack and enhanced
visuals. The film has been championed by Mike Leigh, who calls
it "Serious, funny, surreal and totally anarchic".
reviews for Universal Music's BBC Series.
"The La's - the way God intended"
- Q Magazine (4/5) "briskly recorded Radio 1 sessions
peel away the mystique: every snatch of a riff and seemingly
backwards drum motif is revealed in stunning clarity... pure
pop magic" - The Guardian (5/5) (5thOct'06)
to Scott Matthews who has just signed to
Island Records. After working on and manufacturing his Enhanced
CD hit single "Elusive". (15th Sept'06)
over ten years now since SRT's award-winning series of audiobook
productions for Faber/Penguin of Roald Dahl's
famous children's books first hit the shops, and this week
some of them are available for free with the Daily Telegraph.
These fully-dramatised versions also feature original music
recorded and mixed at SRT. (6th Sept'06)
month sees a major release for long-time SRT customers Tadlow
SRT mixed and mastered all the music on the three-disc set
"The Symphonic Jean Michel Jarre", plus designing
and authoring the third disc, a DVD containing surround-sound
versions of all the tracks. (31st Aug '06)
and August are proving to be busy months for our audio engineers.
SRT Mastered "Live At The BBC"
albums for Universal Music. (2nd Aug '06)
are authoring and manufacturing 4 Tennis training DVDs featuring
the "Father of modern Tennis" Oscar Wegner.
The programmes required standard conversion from NTSC to PAL
as well as full authoring. For more information on these impressive
titles please visit: www.moderntennis.co.uk.
(3rd Aug '06)
have just completed work on the British independent film,
"The Xlitherman" for Xlither Films.
Shot entirely in High Definition (H.D.) video, SRT employed
cutting edge technology to produce a simply outstanding quality
for a Standard Definition release. See www.xlitherfilms.com
for further information.(13st Jul '06)
a growing popularity and backing from fans such as Zane Lowe
and Jo Whiley, Scott Matthews looks set to
becoming one of the best newcomers of 2006. SRT are currently
working on his Enhanced CD single "Elusive" which
we will soon be manufacturing ready for it's eagerly awaited
release. For more information on Scott Matthews check out;
. (8th Jul '06)
SRT have just completed manufacturing
the Chris Difford's "South East Side
Story" two-disc CD/DVD set for Luna Records. We also
authored the DVD featuring Difford's impressive live show
at the Albany Theatre. This included converting the DVD's
standard from PAL to NTSC. For more information on Chris Difford
(31st May '06)
have just authored and manufactured the 7th title in the "Guitar
Maestro" dvd series for Sound Techniques
- both in PAL and NTSC. The series have recently been featured
in Guitarist magazine's "Greatest Guitar DVDs Ever"
poll! For more information check out: www.soundtechniques.co.uk.
(26th May '06)
has begun for the 2006 BBC Jazz Awards, and
SRT have excelled themselves this year after mastering not
just one but two of the nominated albums. Tim Garland's Lighthouse
Project has been nominated for the Jazz on 3 Innovation Award,
and the Partisan's album, Max has been nominated for Album
of the Year! (4th April '06)
to Nizlopi for their number one single "JCB Song".
Lets hope that it stays there for Christmas! SRT mastered
the single's tracks and we also authored the Enhanced CD.
We had the pleasure of marrying the brilliant animated video
with the single's tracks. As well as this hit single SRT also
mastered and manufactured Nizlopi’s album. Website: