Dub Narcotic Studio is located in the sanctuary of a former synagogue and features vaulted ceilings and ample natural light through our stained glass windows. Recording at the studio can be done in both digital and analog formats or a hybrid of the two.
Schedule a recording session
To book a recording session, please send an email to:
In your email, provide your contact phone number, desired recording dates, and a brief description of what types of instruments will be recorded. Thanks!
Dub Narcotic Studio
802 Jefferson St. SE
Olympia, WA 98501
PO Box 7154
Olympia, WA 98507
Daily Rate: $450
1/2 Day: $300
Ask about our local discount.
Independent engineers welcome!
We have a slew of strange and amazing equipment. See the full list.
The daily rate for tracking and mixing at Dub Narcotic Studio is $450. It can also be be booked for 1/2 days. This cost covers a work day (typically 10am-7pm) in our lovely space, an engineer, and the use of our extensive collection of vintage and modern equipment. We offer rental of gently used reels of 2" tape at $75/reel, 1/2" at $40/reel, and 1/4" at $25/reel, for those uninterested in purchasing their own. Dub Narcotic Studio is also available for mastering.
We require a 50% deposit in advance at the time of booking, with full payment due at the end of a session. Deposits will not be refunded for sessions canceled with less than a months notice. All mixes, CD-Rs, hard drives, master tapes, etc. remain the property of Dub Narcotic Studio until all invoices are paid in full. We accept payment via cash, check, Visa, Mastercard, and Paypal.
Dub Narcotic welcomes independent engineers. Please use the form above if you would like to inquire about renting the studio without an in-house engineer.