Young Artist Contest Winner
We would like to congratulate to the winner of the Young Artist Contest, Joanna Mohammed! Thank you to everyone else who sent in a submission.
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There are so many great musicians who drop by our studio on a daily basis. Not to mention the cool things that happen at BBS.
In our efforts to keeping you up to date, We are adding a mobile section that will be updated regularly for you to stay in the loop on whats
going on at BBS, and what we are working on and with who at all times.
We are back and looking amazing
We are proud to announce our freshly renovated live room.
Cedar walls, Acoustic quoting (Acoustical paint), sound proofing baffles, capped corners, diffusers and reflectors
are just a few of the new treatment we’ve added to our live room.
We are working on new pictures and we will update our gallery shortly.
Merry Christmas and happy holidays
From the 22nd-26th of December we will be closed for construction.
We are renovating our live room. New walls and new acoustic design.
Please stay tuned and visit us for new pictures and updates on our build.
BBS is proud to present a new young artist under our development plan.
Chris Ricci is a fresh face on the scene and will be presented by mid 2013.
Expect an RnB record that will feature Chris at his very best.
Vijay’s Christmas record
At BBS we always enjoy and take pride in being able to take an artist’s vision and taking it to the next level.
Vijay approached us with a great project in mind. A Christmas Record packed with all the greatest hits that has its own twist with a modern feel and great musicianship. Vijay will be touring his Christmas record next year ( Christmas of 2013 ) and will be ready for booking as early as September 2013.
Sexy little thing
For the past few months, we have been very busy working on a truly amazing project with a new business partner.
“SLT” is a soul/RnB record that will feature Toronto’s finest soul/RnB singer ( we will release her name after the new year ) We will also release a few clips for your preview by March of 2013 with a video and new photos of our chosen singer.
Selena Evangeline is truly one of a kind and has to be one of the most powerful singers we have ever worked with. We hired Selena as a guest artist on VJ’s record, and we asked if she would be interested in singing on “Music for life” it took her two takes after listening to the song and the melody ideas to make it her own.
With such a soulful sound we are looking forward to future collaborations with this amazing artist.
Here is Music For Life “Can’t give up on life”
Back in April we received word of a new singer by the name of VJ.
Little did we know about his vocal abilities at the time.
VJ showed up at our front doors and asked if he could sing something for us.
It took about four barres for us to say “WOW, we need to work with this guy”.
Now after a month of working out final ideas, we are proud to say we are on to something great with VJ.
VJ made a contribution to “Music For Life” with a real touching message to the world.
Click the link to preview the track Music For Life “You’ll get another chance”.
Music for life has officially started
We have celebrated the first song of Music for life Sat March 16
with the amazing Armando Scala of Back alley ringers.
“Hold on” is a groove oriented blues song which is sure to make you
shake your leg.
We are looking forward to mixing and sharing this tune with all of you.
The guitar sounds we achieved on this track are truly something else.
Stay posted for the preview of
Clip here to listen to a sample of Music for life Hold on
MUSIC FOR LIFE
This project is from deep down and from the bottom of our hearts.
The story of Chiara is available through her website http://chiaradavide.com/
What is Music For Life? Toronto’s elite musicians getting together and recording
an album and donating all profits to help Chiara in the fight for life.
Fran (Chiara’s mother) and Doron Zor have spent weeks figuring out how to bring
joy into Chiara’s life once again. As Fran mentioned that Chiara loves music and played
three different instruments, it was a no doubt that a full record had to be made for her.
BBS contacted all of Toronto’s elite musicians and told Chiara’s story.
It is our pleasure to announce the following musicians that are already on board.
Aaron Spink – drums
Paul DeLong – drums
Calvin Beale – Bass
Andrew Stewart – bass
Jordan John – vocals, guitar and drums
Howie Silverman – keyboards and drums
Michael Shand – keyboards
S.Davis – vocals
Bruce Skerritt – keyboards
Armando Scala – vocals and guitar
We will list the rest of the names as we move further into the project.
If you have any questions about Chiara’a project feel free to contact us.
S.Davis returns to BBS.
With less than one week due for his latest release. S.Davis chose BBS to re-produce his 2008 hit “I do”.
We wanted to give this tune a 2012 sound but with an old school sound as far as live instrumentation.
A preview will be posted by the 14th of the month.
Sunny Choi is one of the most incredible stories of the year. Female instrumental pianist with more
views on YouTube than Celine Dion!
We had the pleasure of recording drum tracks for her first release which will be released by October 2012.
With a great team of producers, managers and agents behind her, this was an extremely fun session.
Happy new year to all of you and may all your wishes come true.
We look forward to working with you soon.
Thank you for all of your support.
Reza Arya is a Persian artist that Doron has worked with in the past, guitar sessions and mixing.
Reza is a long time friend of ours and after over eight years talking about making a recording together
we finally came together and we are in the process of creating a lounge/dance album.
We are in full attempt to make this an all live and analog experience.
Previews will be posted soon.
We have been very busy working with many different rappers during this year.
One artist that we really had a great time working with has been SK.
This artist made us all look at each other every take he took. We couldn’t believe how easy it was
for him to spit his verses. Nothing was written down or rehearsed, just give him the track and watch him go!
Over the past few weeks we’ve finished many different projects and we are working our way onto posting samples. Please check in with us real soon.
Howie Silverman is a name we are all familiar with in the music industry.
Howie was the drummer for Dizzy Gillespie, Moe Koffman, Joe Williams, Lenny Bru and many many more. Being the “monster” musician that he is,
Howie is not just a drummer but an arranger/composer and an amazing piano player. Recording and playing all the instruments on his own and creating his dream record,
the legendary Howie Silverman turned to us when it came time to mix and master his incredible musical creation titled ” Solo Explorations ”
Doron also had the pleasure of playing rhythm and lead guitar on
” No more Moe ” a tribute to the legendary Moe Koffman written by MR Silverman
BBS are proud to announce the development of BTM.
This one of a kind nu-hip hop group is like no other music you have heard before.
The BTM have teamed up with us over the past few month and we are in the process of completing their first record.
With high intense lyrics but yet as deep and meaningful as it gets. This group has already created such a buzz around them that other
musicians are calling asking to be apart of this.
We are doing our very best to get a few samples out for everyone to check it out but in the meantime enjoy the single titled “Let me show you what i got”
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BBS would like to thank all our artists for the great support and loyalty.
We have been open for business for our first six months and we have had the pleasure of working on some great music with great musicians.
Unlike many other studios we are more of a production studio. Meaning. We develop the artist, help write the music and in most cases, we do all the writing or sell the songs to the artists.
We have put together an artist development plan to make things easier on you and show you how you can save money and still work with some of the finest musicians Toronto has to offer in a high end recording studio.
Back Alley Ringers. What a treat it was to work with these great group of guys. This band plays the meanest blues we have heard in a longtime!
Armando’s vocals are such a power house and his guitar work
was just a pleasure to listen to. We are working on the final mix and should have a link for you to listen to within the next few days.
Tina Hung, A local singer/songwriter that came to BBS to work on her tunes and develop her sound.Tina is a very unique kind of singer that was really open for new ideas and allowed us to mould her into a great singer that has something new to offer.We had the pleasure of working with Tina on her song writing and got to put our own twist and add our touch to her already great tunes.As always we used great players that brought a lot to the table and helped pump the energy into the tunes. Stay tuned as we are working on new tunes and a music video for Tina in the following weeks
At BBS we are always looking to work on great music with amazing musicians. We waited two months for Breanne Arrigo’s arrival from San Diego.We have calibrated with many great musicians to write Breanne’s next record.The focus of this record will be a funky soul record.
Whats happening at Big Bang Studio? BBS is currently working with Khadijah Lopez an amazing 15 year old singer based out of Toronto.Khadijah has an extremely unique sounding RnB voice. From her huge vibratos to silky smooth dynamics, expect huge things from this young lady.