Helikopter Studio

The studio is situated in the penthouse of Musikens Hus, one of Gothenburg's most beautiful buildings. We have a 24-channel studio with 100 square metres of session rooms. The Helikopter studio is very well known for its acoustic quality and ambience. Through the years the studio has been an important resource for the independent music in Gothenburg. Artists, record companies and culture associations have record hundreds of CD's and LP's here in the most different styles and genres:

Blues Nightcats, Sue´s Blues, Al's Bluesband ....
Ethno Råmantik, Guds Orkester, Jive Connection, Sunday Tea Ensemble ...
Rock / Pop Wish, Pinko Pinko, Red Shift, Anywhen, Yoni, Electric Eskimoes, Bazooka, Oro, Bussiga Klubben, Charta 77, De lyckliga kompisarna, Nymphet Noodlers, William ....
Hardcore NME Within, Full Metal Jacketz, Lucky Stiff, Mary Beats Jane ....
Dance / Funk Punk Funk Union, H. Korpi, Mr Brain, EGO ...
Folklore / Acoustic Christina Kjellsson, Henrik Wallgren, Andersson & Kruse ...
Theater Hjältar (Folkteatern), Undulatexpressen (Teater Trixter) ...

The studio is equipped with:

Tape Recorders MCI JH24 (multi-track recorder.), MCI JH-110 (2-track master), Panasonic 3700 DAT Master, SONY DTCS-55 DAT slave, REVOX A-77 (analogue slave)
Mixer D & R 1600 (32-channels In-Line mixer console)
Microphones ASC CR-3A & Langevine CR-3A ( large diaphragm condenser microphones), AKG C-414B-ULS & C-451E, Shure SM-57, Sennheizer MD-421 & MD-21, Primo UD-324, Audio Technica ATM-25
Processors Compressors: Manley Stereo Variable "Mu" ( handmade tube compressor), DBX 160 (original), Behringer Composer, D&R , Fostex
Gates: Drawmer, D&R, Psionic EQ: JVC Laboratory Graphic Eq, BBE Maximizer
FX's Lexicon PCM 60, Alesis Midiverb II, Lexicon LXP-1, Yamaha SPX-990.


Last updated 1999-08-11.
helikopter@helikopterrecords.com