Kick Ass Studio. Multi-Talented People. Great Gear.
In addition to our services listed above, Red Amp Audio offers video production, editing and motion graphics services via our collaborative partner, MadBox. We have created countless television commercials, films, documentaries, interactive projects and more inside the 9WG studios building.
Not all budgets are equal, but the quality of the audio can be.
If you’re someone who is creating great videos on an economical budget, often directly for your client, we know you’re doing it all! But, you don’t want your end product to scream “cheap”…and the audio is often a dead giveaway. It’s assumed that to get audio done right it’s going to break the bank. So you mix the audio yourself but the sound quality probably isn't as good as it could be.
Red Amp can help. We can elevate your storytelling with great audio. We have the tools and the expertise to make your videos stand apart from the rest. And the best part? We make it easy and affordable.
SNACKS! Audio packages you choose, based on the audio focus needed for your project. You can mix and match as you see fit. Pick the amount of time you want us to work based on your budget and/or on the total running time of your project.
($100/hr - introductory rate)
Unsupervised Audio Mixing may include: EQ, Leveling, Audio Clean Up, Audio Editing, Compression, Noise Reduction, Panning, Mixing & Export of audio file
We do all the fun stuff that goes along with mixing and make sure your audio levels are right. Basically, everything that we can get done in the time allotted to provide you with a professional sounding audio track.
($100/hr - introductory rate)
Unsupervised Sound Design & Export of Audio file
Need sounds for your animated visuals or graphics? Want to hear that muscle car’s engine as it races down the street? Our team will add all of the sound effects, background noises, ambient tones, and anything else you need to add realism and excitement to your project.
Sound Effects – $10/ea
Royalty Free Music Track – starting at $50
Voice Talent – quote available upon request
Custom Music – quote available upon request
Click here to book your SNACKS session.
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Red Amp Audio is a state-of-the-art recording studio located in the heart of historic downtown Richmond, VA. Founded in 2001, Red Amp features three audio recording suites, a two-story tracking room, an isolation booth, and some of the finest vintage, analog and modern gear around. Whether you are a podcaster, a band or recording artist looking to lay down tracks, an indie film in need of sound design or mixing, or if you want to create TV or radio commercials, this is the place for you.
Our cutting-edge facility was designed by award-winning architect Peter Grueneisen, FAIA, whose projects have included studios for DreamWorks Animation, Sony Music Entertainment Japan, the Dave Matthews Band, and film composer Hans Zimmer. Grueneisen's innovative design for Red Amp Audio, incorporating environmentally friendly cotton insulation and wood, was nominated for a prestigious TEC (Technical Excellence & Creativity) Award for outstanding creative achievement in acoustics/facility design and was featured on the cover of Mix Magazine's Studio Design Class of 2010 as one of the year's hottest new studios.
A gear hoarder, professional musician for three decades, and multi-instrumentalist, Jody composes music, creates award-winning sound design, and provides audio post for clients including Walmart, Capital One, Cato Fashion, CarMax, and the Virginia Lottery. He completed his bachelor of music at VCU, attended the Eastman School of Music as a graduate student, and has produced recordings for artists including Carbon Leaf, Natalie Stovall & The Drive, The Church Sisters, and The Shack Band. Jody is also a tomato soup connoisseur and classic car enthusiast.
Queen Bee Marna oversees Red Amp’s hive of talent and is the go-to person for all vendor and client relations. She is a songwriter (NSAI Member), an accomplished recording artist (CMA Member), and a professional voice talent featured in local, regional, and national ad campaigns. Marna is a VCU alum with a degree in mass communications and public relations whose wide-ranging experience includes broadcast production management at the Martin Agency and project management at Genworth Financial.
Born and raised in Riga, Latvia, Andrew is Red Amp's resident sound doctor and brainiac. A classical guitarist from age 9, he specializes in post-production as well as location and studio sound recording with extensive experience in sound editing, mixing, and sound design for commercials, corporate videos, television, and feature films. Andrew’s recent credits include films Tri, Big Stone Gap, Field of Lost Shoes, and The Last Punch and various projects for the Walmart Smart Network.
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9 West Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23220
info [at] redampaudio.com
Red Amp Audio located in the 9WG Studios building is in the heart of the historic Monroe Ward district – an architectural gem located just east of Virginia Commonwealth University.