Quiethouse is a private studio located just outside of Boston.
We have a professionally designed room
and an experienced engineer.
Oh, theres a lot of wonderful gear to use too.
Quiethouse is a comfortable place to record.
Quiethouse is part of a new recording studio paradigm.
We are located in a very special modern residence, where the entire house is available to capture your sound. Our focus is high quality front end recording and monitoring, supported by a great collection of microphones and an engineer who has dedicated his life to the art of recording and mixing audio. We can accommodate a range of clientele from full bands, string ensembles, to singer-songwriters or recordings for audiobooks and podcasts. Our room was masterfully designed and constructed by Lou Clark.
AES Executive Committee
Audio Builders Workshop
Music Expo Boston 2017 : Speaker
MWTM Albini '14
Runs on Coffee
Drums and Guitar
Dereck Blackburn (thats me) has been a musician and recording engineer since the early 90s. My fascination with audio began with a dual cassette deck for super lo-fi recordings in high school to a 4-track cassette recorder and 4 beat-up SM57s I would use to record hardcore shows in my home town, to a truly hybrid analog/digital studio that I am fortunate to provide to you today. I've written and produced songs for film and TV (The World Underground, Human, Gravity Falls) and I have had a great time recording and mixing artists who are truly dedicated to their craft: Windmills, Imogen Heap, Carsick Cars, Husbands, and Twin Sister to name a few.
I have spent the last 7 years focused on recording and learning from the best engineers in the music industry. I've participated in Mix With The Masters sessions with Steve Albini, Andrew Scheps, and Sylvia Massey. I am also a member of the Audio Engineering Society and Audio Builders Workshop. Making records is my absolute passion - but I am here to serve you and your artistic vision. I am always open to any conversation about the creative process.