Packages and Rates

This page describes our live recording packages.

For more information, package prices, or to book a date, contact Michael Connolly at michael@emptysea.com.

Basic Packages

Venue Rental + Multitrack Masters

This basic package includes:

  • Rental of our 40-seat acoustic music venue (from 6PM loadin/soundcheck to close at 10.30 PM)
  • A live sound engineer to run live sound for your show and oversee the recording process.
  • A show host to sell your merch and take tickets.
  • You receive full multitrack masters in Digital Performer, Logic, Pro Tools, or .WAV format to mix and master yourself.
  • You keep 100% of your aftertax ticket and merchandise sales to defray your costs.

Venue Rental + Mixing + Mastering

Ideal for those who have experience with the CD duplication process and have access to a graphic designer, this package includes all of the above services, plus:

  • We mix up to 14 songs from your live concert into album-ready material using our SSL AWS900+SE console, high-end analog outboard gear, and quality digital plugins.
  • We master your CD, optimizing for clarity and quality first, not just “loudness.”
  • We deliver a mastered, ready-to-duplicate CD-R or DDP file set.
  • You keep 100% of your aftertax ticket and merchandise sales to defray your costs.

Graphic Design

Graphic design and complete CD duplication packages are also available on request.