Focusrite ISA828
Focusrite ISA430 MKll
Empirical Labs Distressor
Avalon Vt 737 sp
Drawmer Gate
Yamaha SPX 990 Effects


Neumann U87
Neumann TLM 103
Rode K2
sE 4400a large diaphragm
sE ribbon R-1
sE 1a pair Small diaphragm condenser
Sennheiser MKH 416 Video / Film mic
DPA 4071 lapel mic
ADK A5-1
T-bone BD-300 Bass drum mic
T-Bone CD-65 Tom mics
T-Bone EM-500 mics
Shure SM57 mics
Shure SM58 mics


Genelec 8250a
Quested F-11
Sennheiser HD-600 Headphones
Sennheiser HD280 Pro Headphones x3
Sony MDR 750 6 Headphones
Soundtracs IL3632 desk

Computer / Software

Mac Pro (late 2013)
Apollo 8
Logic X
Pro Tools
Native Instruments Komplete
Altiverb 7
UAD plugins
Arturia Analog Factory
Arturia Jupiter 8v
Korg M1
Korg Wavestation
Lennar Digital Sylenth
Spectrasonics Stylus
Tonntracks Superior Drummer
Izotope Stutter Edit
Ohm Boyz Ohm Force

Synths and Pianos

Sequential Circuits Prophet 5 Rev 2
Roland Juno 60
Roland SH101
Roland JDXA
Yamaha DX7
Crumar Performer string synth
Korg DS8
Korg Poly 800
Yamaha TX81z Module
Roland JV1080 Module
Roland FP-50 piano
Oberheim OBXa
Boyd London upright piano


Pearl Masters Kit
Roland TD-25 V drums
Roland TR-8 Rhythm Composer
Oberheim DMX Drum machine

Amps and Guitars

Roland JC-40 Guitar amp
2 X4 Orange cab
Laney Lead Pre amp
Gibson ES – 335 Guitar
Roland Cube 60xl Bass amp

Rehearsal area

DB Technologies PA system with subs
Hill Audio Desk
SM58 Mics
Fame Wedge active Monitors


Revox B77 MKll Reel to reel tape
Presonus Headphone amp
Emagic AMT-8
Roland TB-3 Touch Bassline


Music Recording / Mixing / Mastering
Including a fully qualified engineer who knows the studio set up.



Live sessions

Contact Fiction Studios for a quote.


Fiction Studios is the boutique recording studio located right in the heart of Central London.

Set up by brothers Dominic and Nathan Cooper in 2016, the studio comprises of an 81 sq m fully sound proofed, air conditioned space.

The recording area is based around a 36 track Soundtracs IL 3632 desk, coupled to a Protools HD native and Logic Pro X system, on a quad core dual GPU Mac Pro with 18 x 24 Apollo interface and UAD plugins.

There is a selection of classic, out of the box, pre amps and DI’s including Focusrite, Distressor, and Avalon.

The monitoring comes courtesy of the world class Genelec 8250a’s.

The studio also features an array of classic analogue gear including a Sequential Circuits Prophet 5, Roland Juno 60, Roland SH101, Crumar Performer and Oberheim DMX drum machine to name a few.

There is also a dedicated drum area, which can be used to mic up an acoustic kit with an array of high quality microphones. Alternatively a Roland TD25V running Superior Drummer is also available.

The library area provides a relaxing writing space, which can also be used as a rehearsal/live area with a 2K Active PA system and monitoring wedges.

There is also an adjacent ambient room which doubles as a photography studio.

Combining Dominic’s experience in the acting field and Nathan’s background in music production, the studio caters for bands, musicians and voiceover artists. Specialising in ADR and over dubbing for film and TV.

Thanks to:
Roland, Hinako Omori at Focusrite, Lee Caulfield, Ben Todd, Liam T Hansell, Paul Lavigne, Tim Shoben, Gabriel Prokofiev, James Gallimore.
Website by Dan Edgar, and Photos by Sean Myers.


Visiting by Car / Uber use the Back Entrance:

Basement floor
High Holborn House
49 – 51 Bedford Row

If you are coming by Public transport use the
Front Entrance

Basement Floor
High Holborn House
52 - 54 High Holborn

+44(0) 207 404 7111
+44(0) 7909 691 765