Gorbals Sound Studio visit

NCL HND Sound Production students ended the year in style with a comprehensive studio tour and recording masterclass at Glasgow’s premier recording facility, Gorbals Sound Studios. Resident studio engineers Kevin Burleigh and Darryll McFadyen took time out of their busy schedules working with artists (including Biffy Clyro, Belle and Sebastian and Simple Minds and many more) to tour students through Gorbals Sound’s two world class Neve mixing console …

St Andrew’s Primary choir are studio stars for a day!

In preparation for their Christmas Nativity, the pupils of St Andrew's Primary in Cumbernauld were recorded by three of NCL's HND Sound Production students this week. Shaun Cassidy, Carla Robertson and Andrew McTague gave the superstar treatment to the twenty strong choir, who were all in fine voice as they performed hits from their upcoming …

January Start courses in Sound Production & Music Performance at NCL

New College Lanarkshire are currently taking applications for two January Start courses for those considering studying either Sound Production or Music Performance. Covering a range of skills and disciplines via a host of practical activities, these 18 week access courses are designed to introduce and prepare learners for progression onto the full-time NQ programmes. Further …

The Sound Of The Underground

https://youtu.be/moonTbdplJA A team of students from the HND Sound Production course managed to secure access to a rather special environment for their ambient recording project. Tasked with capturing a sound source in an acoustically interesting environment, Erin McHugh, Andrew Napier, Joseph Welsh & Shaun Cassidy contacted the key holders for the Inchindown oil tanks in …

Creative Industries students get VIP access to Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters World Tour Glasgow show

At the end of last term, six lucky students from across New College Lanarkshire’s Music and Sound Production department accompanied lecturer Bertie Fritsch to see Roger Waters (Pink Floyd) for his Us & Them world tour at the SSE Hydro Friday 29th June. Students got exclusive VIP access to witness the band's afternoon rehearsal, sound …