Openroom productions was started in 1999 by Darryl Torr, now recognized as One of South Africa’s most acclaimed producers, he has worked with a variety of artists, national and international in an assortment of genres.
Openroom productions has a diverse mixture of clientele within the audio industry ranging from television into radio broadcast reaching the public in every possible way as well as offering artists a creative space where they feel inspired to make music the way they want to, in an environment that allows for it.
With Darryl’s extensive knowledge and love of all things audio, he has created a team within Openroom that believes in quality and not quantity.
This team is dedicated to providing artists with a total production solution.
Openrooms main objective is bringing the music to the people.
Previously based inside the SABC, where the heart of analogue gear lives, Openroom has since then grown in experience, getting ‘the right sound’. Darryl took all the knowledge he gained from all his previous experiences combining that with his ideas and vision and created a studio that involves the public by giving them the opportunity to be more informed and involved in the creative process within music.
Openroom Productions now located on the streets of greenside
Offering state of the art gear and instruments as well as the required expertise in getting what the artist desires from his recordings.
Openroom Productions provides the following services:
- Live band mixing for television broadcasting
- Live mixing for radio broadcast
- Full album Production and recording
- Mix packages
- On location recording
- Album launches
- Live tracking in studio with an audience (with or without video)
- Special musical events
MK Studio1 – live TV broadcast audio mixing broadcasts every Thursday on MK , DSTV channel 324 from the MNet studios as well as pre-recorded once a month from Openroom productions. Featuring performance by Shadow Club, Tasha Baxter, Civil Twilight, Band of Skulls, Jax Panik , Van Coke Kartel, Crash Car Burn and Farryl Purkiss amongst many others.
Live at 5 – radio broadcast on 5fm, featuring a live band and DJ
Live mixing and technical setup, Live at 5 CD recorded and mixed
International radio mixes include:
Joss Stone, Civil Twilight, Imogen Heap, Razorlight, Dear Reader,Stained, Ok Go and Seether amongst others…
Album produced and engineered include:
Ashtray electric, Zebra and Giraffe, Dear reader, Wonderboom, Soweto Gospel Choir, Freshly Ground, HHP / Idols track 2011, Louise carver and many more.
For more information visit http://www.openroom.co.za/