Metropolis Studios

Metropolis Studios

Profile:
Europe's leading independent recording, mixing and mastering studios, based in a disused power station in Chiswick, West London, England, UK. A.k.a. Metropolis Mastering. Founded by Gary Langan in 1985 who also was its director until 1993.

Described as: "A team of world class, award winning Recording and Mastering Engineers supplying stereo & surround recording, mixing and mastering for CD, Vinyl, High Resolution Downloads, Blu-ray, DVD, DSD and beyond. The exclusive Paradigm 1/2 speed process for vinyl. Live Direct-to-Disc cutting for vinyl. Archive restoration of collections and catalogues. Repurposing of Mono and Stereo soundtracks for Surround media including Stereo to Surround "Upmixing".

Also referred to as:
- Metropolis Studios, London.
- Metropolis Mastering, London.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
The Power House
70 Chiswick High Road
Chiswick
London W4 1SY
England
UK

Information & booking:
Nina Jackson / Dan Baldwin

Tel: +44 (0)208 742 1111
[email protected] / [email protected]
Sites:

Label

Releases

Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title ( Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
(*) Lilian Renaud - Dans Un Moment De Bonheur Lilian Renaud Dans Un Moment De Bonheur(CD, Album) LR Music (2) (*) France 2021 Sell This Version
1C 064 0777 7 95752 1 3 Héroes Del Silencio - Senderos De Traición Héroes Del Silencio Senderos De Traición(LP, Album) EMI 1C 064 0777 7 95752 1 3 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1 trax 04 Mark Knight & MTV* Feat. E-Man - A New Reality Mark Knight & MTV* Feat. E-Man Mark Knight & MTV* Feat. E-Man - A New Reality(12") 1trax 1 trax 04 UK 2005 Sell This Version
2C 4633462 Andrew Lloyd Webber And Tim Rice - Evita (The Complete Motion Picture Music Soundtrack) Andrew Lloyd Webber And Tim Rice Andrew Lloyd Webber And Tim Rice - Evita (The Complete Motion Picture Music Soundtrack)(2xCD, Album) Warner Bros. Records 2C 4633462 Mexico 1996 Sell This Version
3E376 Diamond Head (2) - Lightning To The Nations 2020 Diamond Head (2) Lightning To The Nations 2020(CD, Album) Shinigami Records 3E376 Brazil 2021 Sell This Version
4T-0586 Phil Manzanera - Southern Cross Phil Manzanera Southern Cross(LP, Album) Producciones Twins 4T-0586 Spain 1990 Sell This Version
7POWSUG3 Darren Hayes - Me, Myself And (I) Darren Hayes Me, Myself And (I)(7", Single, Red) Powdered Sugar 7POWSUG3 UK 2007 Sell This Version
7POWSUG4 Darren Hayes - Who Would Have Thought? Darren Hayes Who Would Have Thought?(7", Single, Gre) Powdered Sugar 7POWSUG4 UK 2007 Sell This Version
9T-0586-C Phil Manzanera - Southern Cross Phil Manzanera Southern Cross(CD, Album) Producciones Twins 9T-0586-C Spain 1990 Sell This Version
10 MUTE 290 Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds* - He Wants You / Babe, I'm On Fire Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds* He Wants You / Babe, I'm On Fire(10", Single) Mute, Mute 10 MUTE 290 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
12 BRWDJ 256 Don-e - Peace In The World Don-e Peace In The World(12", Promo) 4th & Broadway 12 BRWDJ 256 UK 1992 Sell This Version
12FOOD135 Blur - Music Is My Radar Blur Music Is My Radar(12", Single) Food, Food 12FOOD135 UK 2000 Sell This Version
12 FROU 1 Frou Frou - Breathe In Frou Frou Breathe In(12", Promo) Island Records 12 FROU 1 UK 2002 Sell This Version
12 IS 807 DJ Shadow - Six Days DJ Shadow Six Days (Single) 12 IS 807 UK 2002 Sell This Version
12 IS818 DJ DJ Shadow - GDMFSOB / Walkie Talkie DJ Shadow GDMFSOB / Walkie Talkie(12", Promo) Island Records, Mo Wax, Island Records Group 12 IS818 DJ UK 2003 Sell This Version
12 ISD 818 DJ Shadow - Mashin' On The Motorway DJ Shadow Mashin' On The Motorway (Single) 12 ISD 818 UK 2003 Sell This Version
12MUTE170 Laibach - In The Army Now / War Laibach In The Army Now / War(12") Mute 12MUTE170 UK 1995 Sell This Version
12POWSUG9 Darren Hayes - Secret Codes And Battleships Darren Hayes Secret Codes And Battleships(LP, Album, Vio + 2xCD, Album) Powdered Sugar 12POWSUG9 UK 2011 Sell This Version
12PRDJ 20 Stylophonic - Way Of Life Stylophonic Way Of Life(12", Promo) Prolifica 12PRDJ 20 UK 2003 Sell This Version
13SC0007 Pink Floyd - The Division Bell Pink Floyd The Division Bell(CD, Album, RE, RM, Gat) EMI, La Repubblica, Sorrisi E Canzoni TV 13SC0007 Italy 2013 Sell This Version
14 FLR 19CD Biffy Clyro - Saturday Superhouse Biffy Clyro Saturday Superhouse(CD, Single) 14th Floor Records 14 FLR 19CD UK & Ireland 2007 Sell This Version
14FLR21V1 Biffy Clyro - Living Is A Problem Because Everything Dies Biffy Clyro Living Is A Problem Because Everything Dies(7", Single, Num, Blu) 14th Floor Records 14FLR21V1 UK & Ireland 2007 Sell This Version
14FLR21V2 Biffy Clyro - Living Is A Problem Because Everything Dies Biffy Clyro Living Is A Problem Because Everything Dies(7", Single, Ltd, Num, Red) 14th Floor Records 14FLR21V2 UK & Ireland 2007 Sell This Version
14FLR22V1 The Wombats - Kill The Director The Wombats Kill The Director(7", Single, Ltd, Num, Pur) 14th Floor Records, 14th Floor Records 14FLR22V1 UK 2007 Sell This Version
14FLR22V2 The Wombats - Kill The Director The Wombats Kill The Director(7", Single, Ltd, Num, Red) 14th Floor Records, 14th Floor Records 14FLR22V2 UK 2007 Sell This Version
14FLR26CD The Wombats - Let's Dance To Joy Division The Wombats Let's Dance To Joy Division(CD, Single) 14th Floor Records, 14th Floor Records 14FLR26CD UK & Europe 2007 Sell This Version
14FLR27V2 Biffy Clyro - Machines Biffy Clyro Machines(7", Single, Ltd, Num, 2/2) Beggars Banquet, 14th Floor Records 14FLR27V2 UK 2007 Sell This Version
14FLR33V1 The Wombats - Is This Christmas? The Wombats Is This Christmas?(7", Single, Whi) 14th Floor Records 14FLR33V1 UK 2008 Sell This Version
14FLR33V2 The Wombats - Is This Christmas? The Wombats Is This Christmas?(7", Single, Whi) 14th Floor Records 14FLR33V2 UK 2008 Sell This Version
14FLR51 Biffy Clyro - Opposite Biffy Clyro Opposite(7", Single) 14th Floor Records, Warner Bros. Records 14FLR51 UK & Europe 2013 Sell This Version
14SC0083 Ligabue* - Buon Compleanno Elvis Ligabue* Buon Compleanno Elvis(CD, Album, Dig) Warner Bros. Records, Mescal 14SC0083 Europe 2014 Sell This Version
15SC0108 Amy Winehouse - Back To Black Amy Winehouse Back To Black(CD, Album, RE) Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, Universal Records 15SC0108 Italy 2015 Sell This Version
020 Towa Tei feat. Ayumi Tanabe - Butterfly Towa Tei feat. Ayumi Tanabe Towa Tei feat. Ayumi Tanabe - Butterfly (EP) 020 Japan 1998 Sell This Version
032 Towa Tei - Lost Control Mix Towa Tei Lost Control Mix(CD, Album) Akashic Records, EastWest Japan 032 Japan 1999 Sell This Version
033 Towa Tei - Lost Control Mix Disc:2 Towa Tei Lost Control Mix Disc:2 (Album) 033 Japan 2000 Sell This Version
38T 77801 Sophie B. Hawkins - As I Lay Me Down Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down(Cass, Single) Columbia, Columbia 38T 77801 US 1994 Sell This Version
47S001 47Soul - Shamstep 47Soul Shamstep(LP, Album) Not On Label 47S001 UK 2015 Sell This Version
50 FM 13681 Valentina Gautier - Quasi Un Angelo Valentina Gautier Quasi Un Angelo(Cass, Album) Five 50 FM 13681 Italy 1991 Sell This Version
0079-8 The Rolling Stones - Some Girls Live In Texas '78 The Rolling Stones Some Girls Live In Texas '78(Blu-ray, Album, RM, Multichannel, Dol) Rolling Stones Records, Som Livre, Eagle Rock Entertainment 0079-8 Brazil 2012 Sell This Version
0000098 Tarmac - Ce Sourire Est Pour Moi / Longtemps Tarmac Ce Sourire Est Pour Moi / Longtemps(CD, Single, Promo) Atmosphériques 0000098 France 2001 Sell This Version
100MusicVNT Komo - Vibe N Ting EP Komo Vibe N Ting EP(5xFile, MP3, EP, Promo) 100 Music Records 100MusicVNT UK 2018
(1; 14) Garbage - Anthology Garbage Anthology(2xCD, Comp, RM) Stun Volume (1; 14) Europe 2022 Sell This Version
222TP7BOX Björk - Hunter Björk Hunter(Box + 3xCD, Single + VHS, PAL) One Little Indian 222TP7BOX UK 1999 Sell This Version
222 Tp7BOXUS Björk - Hunter Björk Hunter(Box + 3xCD, Single + VHS, NTSC) One Little Indian 222 Tp7BOXUS US 1999 Sell This Version
222TP7CDX Björk - Hunter Björk Hunter(CD, Single, Dig) One Little Indian 222TP7CDX UK 1998 Sell This Version
278.A032.020 Madness - Oui Oui Si Si Ja Ja Da Da Madness Oui Oui Si Si Ja Ja Da Da(CD, Album) Lucky Seven 278.A032.020 France 2012 Sell This Version
555 Angra - Fireworks Angra Fireworks(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Angel's Of Hell Records 555 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
556.A003.012 I Am Kloot - B I Am Kloot B(2xLP, Comp) [PIAS] Entertainment Group 556.A003.012 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
679L179CD Plan B (4) - Ill Manors Plan B (4) Ill Manors(CD, Single) 679, Atlantic 679L179CD UK 2012 Sell This Version
0849 The Sweet Escape, Tania G - Stupid The Sweet Escape, Tania G The Sweet Escape, Tania G - Stupid(CDr, Album, EP) Metropolis Studios 0849 Spain 2012 Sell This Version
945.A196.122 Editors - You Don't Know Love Editors You Don't Know Love(CD, Single) Kitchenware Records, [PIAS] Recordings 945.A196.122 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
945.a217.322 I Am Kloot - Proof I Am Kloot Proof(CD, Single, Promo) Shepherd Moon, [PIAS] Recordings 945.a217.322 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
1417-9 The Rolling Stones - L.A. Forum (Live In 1975) The Rolling Stones L.A. Forum (Live In 1975)(DVD-V, RM, Multichannel, NTSC, Dol) Som Livre, Rolling Stones Records, Universal Music Group, Eagle Rock Entertainment 1417-9 Brazil 2015 Sell This Version
1514-9 The Rolling Stones - The Marquee Club (Live In 1971) The Rolling Stones The Marquee Club (Live In 1971)(CD, Album + DVD-V, Multichannel, NTSC, Reg) Rolling Stones Records, Eagle Vision, Som Livre 1514-9 Brazil 2015 Sell This Version
1515-9 The Rolling Stones - The Marquee Club (Live In 1971) The Rolling Stones The Marquee Club (Live In 1971)(DVD-V, RM, Multichannel, NTSC, Dol) Som Livre, Eagle Rock Entertainment, Rolling Stones Records 1515-9 Brazil 2015 Sell This Version
1645-9 Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones - Checkerboard Lounge - Live Chicago 1981 Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones - Checkerboard Lounge - Live Chicago 1981(DVD-V, RE, Multichannel, NTSC, Dol) Eagle Rock Entertainment, Som Livre 1645-9 Brazil 2015 Sell This Version
1902 أيمن الأعتر = Ayman Alatar* - حال الاوادم أيمن الأعتر = Ayman Alatar* أيمن الأعتر = Ayman Alatar* - حال الاوادم(CD, Album) Rotana 1902 Middle East 2014 Sell This Version
2360-2 Louise Attaque - Comme On A Dit Louise Attaque Comme On A Dit(CD, Album) Atmosphériques 2360-2 France 2000 Sell This Version
2931 Johnny Hallyday - Allumer Le Feu Johnny Hallyday Allumer Le Feu(12", Maxi, Promo) Philips, Mercury France 2931 France 1998 Sell This Version
6639 Diane Tell - Passé Simple Diane Tell Passé Simple(CD, Comp, Dig) Tuta Music Inc. 6639 Europe 2013 Sell This Version
7020-4 George Michael - Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 George Michael Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1(Cass, Album) Epic 7020-4 Uruguay 1990 Sell This Version
7312 Jan Mulder With The London Symphony Orchestra - The Piano Dreamer Jan Mulder With The London Symphony Orchestra Jan Mulder With The London Symphony Orchestra - The Piano Dreamer(CD, Album) Miller Music 7312 US 2011 Sell This Version
7878 Yuri Buenaventura - Tu Cancion (Danzon-Salsa) Yuri Buenaventura Tu Cancion (Danzon-Salsa)(12", Promo) Mercury 7878 France 2000 Sell This Version
7900-1 Alfa Mist - Two For Mistake Alfa Mist Two For Mistake (EP) 7900-1 Europe 2022 Sell This Version
8256-2 Bruce Dickinson - Balls To Picasso Bruce Dickinson Balls To Picasso(CD, Album, Unofficial) EMI (2), EMI (2) 8256-2 Brazil Unknown Sell This Version
8743-2 TesseracT - One TesseracT One(CD, Album + DVD-V, NTSC + Ltd, Dig) Century Media 8743-2 US 2011 Sell This Version
9148 Eagle-Eye Cherry - Permanent Tears Eagle-Eye Cherry Permanent Tears(CD, Single, Promo) Polydor, Superstudio, Universal 9148 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
9903-1 Tip-Top (3) - Chansons D'Ennui Tip-Top (3) Chansons D'Ennui (Album) 9903-1 US 2021 Sell This Version
9903-2 Tip-Top (3) - Chansons D'Ennui Tip-Top (3) Chansons D'Ennui(CD, Album) ABKCO 9903-2 2021 Sell This Version
10 311 Shazz - You Come And Go Shazz You Come And Go(CD, Single, Promo, Car) Universal Licensing Music (ULM) 10 311 France 2004 Sell This Version
10847 Louise Attaque - Savoir / L'intranquilité / Revolver Louise Attaque Savoir / L'intranquilité / Revolver(CD, Promo, Smplr) Atmosphériques, Télérama 10847 France 2005 Sell This Version
11084 Lucie Silvas & Grégory Lemarchal - Même Si (What You're Made Of) Lucie Silvas & Grégory Lemarchal Lucie Silvas & Grégory Lemarchal - Même Si (What You're Made Of)(CD, Single, Promo) Mercury, Universal Music France 11084 France 2006 Sell This Version
011 930 2 Edyta Górniak - Lustro Edyta Górniak Lustro(CD, Single, Promo) PolyGram Polska, Walt Disney Records 011 930 2 Poland 1998 Sell This Version
013 755-2 Marcel Kanche - Lit De Chaux Marcel Kanche Lit De Chaux (Album) 013 755-2 France 2001 Sell This Version
014 653-2 Alsou - Alsou Alsou Alsou (Album) 014 653-2 Germany 2001 Sell This Version
014 653-4 Alsou - Alsou Alsou Alsou (Album) 014 653-4 Poland 2001 Sell This Version
014 653-9 Alsou - Alsou Alsou Alsou(CD, Album) Mercury, Universal 014 653-9 Russia 2001 Sell This Version
14737-1 Santana - Shaman Santana Shaman(2xLP, Album, 200) Arista 14737-1 US 2002 Sell This Version
016 860-2 Alif Tree - Spaced Alif Tree Spaced(CD, Album) Memory Music 016 860-2 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
016942 Big Youths - Seventh Saga Big Youths Seventh Saga(CD, Album) Innosensei Records 016942 UK 2008 Sell This Version
01 8200 6 Matthijs Koene - Songs For Life Matthijs Koene Songs For Life(CD) Arcade 01 8200 6 Benelux 1994 Sell This Version
2360-2C Louise Attaque - Comme On A Dit Louise Attaque Comme On A Dit(CD, Album) Atmosphériques, Atmosphériques 2360-2C France 2000 Sell This Version
25.198 Geoffrey Williams - Bare Geoffrey Williams Bare(LP, Album) EMI, EMI 25.198 Venezuela 1992 Sell This Version
27008 Gregor Meyle - Meile Für Meyle Gregor Meyle Meile Für Meyle(CD, Album) Tonpool, Meylemusic 27008 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 2012 Sell This Version
27021 Gregor Meyle - Die Leichtigkeit Des Seins Gregor Meyle Die Leichtigkeit Des Seins(CD, Album) Meylemusic 27021 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 2016 Sell This Version
29 360 INXS - Live Baby Live INXS Live Baby Live (Album) 29 360 Argentina 1991 Sell This Version
0030015MIN Raul Paz - Mulata Raul Paz Mulata(CD, Album) Naïve, Ministry Of Sound 0030015MIN Germany 2004 Sell This Version
30 516 9 Andrew Lloyd Webber - Starlight Express - Die Höhepunkte Der Deutschen Aufführung Mit Dem Bochumer Ensemble Andrew Lloyd Webber Starlight Express - Die Höhepunkte Der Deutschen Aufführung Mit Dem Bochumer Ensemble(CD, Album, Club) Polydor 30 516 9 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
30824 Ryuichi Sakamoto - Un Thé Au Sahara Ryuichi Sakamoto Un Thé Au Sahara(CD, Album) Virgin 30824 France 1990 Sell This Version
30845-2 Lay Low - Farewell Good Night's Sleep Lay Low Farewell Good Night's Sleep(CD, Album, Gat) Nettwerk 30845-2 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
35.075-C Andrew Lloyd Webber And Tim Rice - Evita (Music From The Motion Picture) Andrew Lloyd Webber And Tim Rice Andrew Lloyd Webber And Tim Rice - Evita (Music From The Motion Picture)(Cass, Album) Sonografica, Warner Bros. Records 35.075-C Venezuela 1996 Sell This Version
35 242 7 Westernhagen* - Affentheater Westernhagen* Affentheater(CD, Album, Club, RP) Halleluja Communications, Halleluja Communications 35 242 7 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
35 269 0 Pretenders* - Last Of The Independents Pretenders* Last Of The Independents(CD, Album, RP) WEA, WEA 35 269 0 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
37222-0 Nolwenn Leroy - Ô Filles De L'eau Nolwenn Leroy Ô Filles De L'eau(CD, Album, Enh) Mercury 37222-0 France 2012 Sell This Version
038528-2 Simply Red - Home Simply Red Home(CD, Album) simplyred.com 038528-2 Chile 2003 Sell This Version
46082-1 Various - L.A. Noire (Official Soundtrack) Various L.A. Noire (Official Soundtrack)(CD, Album) Rockstar Games 46082-1 US 2011 Sell This Version
48439-2 Madonna - American Life Madonna American Life (Album) 48439-2 Ukraine 2003 Sell This Version
48439-4 Madonna - American Life Madonna American Life(Cass, Album, Exp) Maverick, Warner Bros. Records, Maverick, Warner Bros. Records 48439-4 Thailand 2003 Sell This Version
48476-2 Madonna - American Life Madonna American Life(CD, Album, Enh, Cle) Maverick, Warner Bros. Records 48476-2 US 2003 Sell This Version
50 172-2 Chris de Burgh - Power Of Ten Chris de Burgh Power Of Ten(CD, Album) Popron 50 172-2 Czechoslovakia 1992 Sell This Version