• Conveniently located within the Leeds City Region and under an hour drive from Sheffield and Manchester
• Equipped with a classic 48 channels SSL 4000G+ series mixing desk and vintage high-end outboard gear
• Impressive selection of microphones and instruments
• Inspiring and homely atmosphere in a spacious 50m2 live room with 50m2 of extra booth area
• Affordable rates with options for dry-hire and bulk discounts for added flexibility and value
• On-site accommodation sleeping comfortably up to 9 people

Buffalo Studio offers a versatile range of services, including professional mixing, recording, production work, writing, and even photoshoots, all within its inspiring and creative environment.


Welcome to Buffalo Studio, your premier destination for music recording, production, and creativity nestled conveniently within the vibrant Leeds City Region. Our studio is strategically located, making it easily accessible for artists and musicians from Sheffield and Manchester, both just a short drive away. With an eclectic blend of cutting-edge technology and vintage equipment, Buffalo Studio stands as a haven for artists seeking the perfect balance between classic and contemporary audio production.

At the heart of our studio is a timeless 48-channel SSL 4000G+ series mixing desk, renowned for its warm and rich sound. Complemented by a curated selection of high-end vintage outboard gear, we provide a sonic palette that allows your music to come to life in ways you’ve never imagined. Our commitment to quality extends to our impressive collection of microphones and instruments, ensuring that you have the tools you need to achieve your desired sound.

Immerse yourself in the creative process within our expansive 50m2 live room, offering a spacious and inspiring atmosphere. An additional 50m2 booth area provides versatility, allowing for various recording setups and accommodating different artistic visions. Whether you’re looking to capture the energy of a live performance or create intimate, intricate sounds, our studio layout is designed to meet your every need.

Beyond our state-of-the-art facilities, Buffalo Studio prides itself on fostering a homely and comfortable environment. We believe that the right ambiance is crucial for unlocking creativity, and our studio’s welcoming atmosphere reflects this philosophy. The combination of cutting-edge technology and a cozy setting sets the stage for an unforgettable recording experience.

Affordability is at the core of our ethos. We understand the financial constraints that independent artists often face, and thus, we offer competitive rates that ensure accessibility without compromising on quality. Buffalo Studio provides flexible options, including dry-hire packages and bulk discounts, allowing you to tailor your experience to your specific requirements while maximizing value.

For those looking to fully immerse themselves in the creative process, Buffalo Studio offers on-site accommodation that comfortably sleeps up to 9 people. Eliminate the stress of commuting, allowing you to focus solely on your art. Our accommodation is designed to complement the studio experience, creating a seamless and uninterrupted workflow for artists and bands alike.

In addition to our core recording and production services, Buffalo Studio provides a versatile range of offerings. Our professional mixing services are tailored to elevate your tracks to industry standards, ensuring a polished and cohesive sound. If you’re seeking a collaborative environment to enhance your songwriting or production work, our studio provides the perfect backdrop for bringing your musical visions to fruition.

But Buffalo Studio goes beyond just audio production. We understand the importance of a visual presence in today’s music industry. That’s why we offer a unique opportunity for artists to engage in photoshoots within our creative space. Capture the essence of your music in stunning visuals, creating a cohesive brand identity that resonates with your audience.

In conclusion, Buffalo Studio is not just a recording space; it’s a creative sanctuary where artists can unleash their full potential. Our commitment to excellence, combined with our welcoming environment and affordable rates, sets us apart as a top choice for musicians and bands in the Leeds City Region, Sheffield, and Manchester. Explore the possibilities, elevate your sound, and make Buffalo Studio the birthplace of your next musical masterpiece.




• 48 channels SSL 4000G+ series mixing desk
• SSL 4000G+ bus compressor
• THD Labs Tangerine Automation Interface


• 4x Prism Sound ADA-8XR


• ATC SCM25A speakers
• Yamaha NS10
• Heddphone®
• Hear Technologies Hearback monitoring system x8


• ProTools Ultimate 2023
• Plugins : Waves, Softube, Soundtoys, Brainworx, Oeksound, Magic Death Eye, Shadow Hills, Vertigo, Lindell Audio, Neold, SPL, Arturia, etc…

External preamps

• Universal Audio 610 x2
• Neve 1081 x2
• Neve 33115 x2
• Telefunken v672 x4
• Neve Portico 5012 dual preamp
• Altec 1566A valve preamp
• Shure M67 4 channel mixer/preamp


• Urei 1176 Black Original
• Groove Tubes Valve Comp
• Neve 2254/R
• DBX 162 stereo
• DBX 160 x3
• API 2500
• ADR Compex F760X RS
• Empirical Labs Distressor
• Empirical Labs Fatso Jr EL7
• Hermit Circuits Level-Loc stereo


• Pultec EQH-2
• Pultec MEQ-5
• Summit Audio EQF-100 x2
• Urei 545 x2
• Neve 1081 x2
• Neve 33115 x2


• Echofix EFX3R
• Urei Cooper Time Cube
• Evan Super Echo SE810 tape delay
• Hawk Echo Unit HR40 spring echo
• Pioneer SR101 valve spring reverb
• Bell BD80
• Yamaha SPX2000
• Bricasti M7
• TC Electronic M5000


• Neumann U87 P48 (1971)
• Neumann U87 Vintage Purple Badge x2
• Neumann U87 Black Vintage
• Neumann KM184 x2
• Neumann KM100

• Sony C38-B x2
• Calrec CM652 x2
• Calrec CM1000 x2

• Audio Technica AT5047
• Bruel and Kjaar 4011
• AKG C414 x4
• AKG C451E x3
• AKG SE300 B x2

• Scope Labs Periscope x2
• Sontronics DM1B
• Sound Deluxe IFet 7
• JZ Vintage 67
• Earthworks PM40 stereo piano bar
• Audix ADX51 x2
• Soundfield SPS422 stereo mic


• Coles 4038 x2
• AEA R84 x2
• Extinct Audio BM9 custom x2
• Royer R-122 x2
• Reslo RB BBC specs x2
• Beyerdynamic M160 x2
• Beyerdynamic M260
• SE Tube Ribbon
• Sontronics Sigma x2
Sontronics Delta


• Shure 545SD Unidyne III
• Shure SM57 x2
• Shure SM58
• Shure SM7B
• Sennheiser MD421 x4
• Beyerdynamic M88
• Beyerdynamic M101
• Beyerdynamic M201
• AKG D12 x2
• AKG D190
• AKG D130
• ElectroVoice RE20
• Audix D6
• Reslo UD1
• Mélodium 75A
• Wasaphone MMXIV
• Oddball lofi microphones


• Premier 202 Transition drumkit 20/16/12 (1969)
• Premier PD101 Resonator snare (1976)
• Rogers Dynasonic snare (1971)
• Ludwig Acrolite snare (1967)
• Junk Snare 70s boomer (1991)
• Pearl Export drumkit 20/16/12
• Gretsch Blackbird bass drum
• Selection of vintage cymbals and hihats (Paiste, Zildjian, Zyn, Ajax, Dream)
• Selection of percussions (congas, tambourines, shakers, claves, cowbell, etc…)

Amplifiers & Guitars

• Selection of nice electric guitars (Fender, Höfner, Welson, Gibson etc…) and acoustic guitars (Yamaha, Gretsch)
• Selection of pedals (Catalinbread, MXR, Vox, Strymon, Fender, Electro Harmonix, etc…)


• Fender Bassman w/ 4×10″ cab
• Fender Super Sonic 22
• WEM Dominator Mk III (1960s)
• WEM Dominator 35
• Fender Hot Rod Deville 4×10″
• Zilla cab 2×12″ Celestion Creamback
• Marshall JCM2000 w/ 4×10″ cab
• Marshall Class 5, RadValve mod
• Vox AC4TV
• Carlsbro TC60
• Cornford Hurricane


• Ampeg SVT-CL + 810E cabinet
• Ampeg B-100 (1970s)
• Selmer Treble’n’bass guitar/bass head
• Vampower cab 2×15″
• Acoustic Control Corp 125 combo (1970s)

Pianos & Keyboards

• Yamaha C7 conservatory grand piano
• Rogers of London 1920’s upright piano
• Hammond C3 organ & cabinet
• Hammond L122 organ
• 716 Leslie + preamp
• Fender Rhodes suitcase
• Mellotron MKV1
• Hohner Clavinet Pianet Duo
• Hohner Pianet T
• Roland RS202 string machine
• Roland SH09
• Roland Juno 6 synthesizer
• Yamaha DX7 synthesizer
• Suzuki Omnichord
• Dubreq Stylophone
• Marimba
• Sonor Bass Metalphone
• Sitar
• Oddities


production / mixing / mastering room

Buffalo Studio's B Room is perfectly equipped for overdubbing and mixing, with a booth and seamless connectivity to the main room for versatile recording setups.


• Amphion One15

• Adam Sub7


• UA Apollo x8p

• Apogee Rosetta 800


• ProTools 2020
• Plugins Waves, Softube, Soundtoys, Brainworx, Magic Death Eye, Shadow Hills, Vertigo, Lindell Audio, Neold, SPL, Arturia, etc…


• Siemens W295a x2
• IGS Rubber Band 500 series
• 500 series MIDAS chassis
• 500 series API chassis
• SSL Fusion
• Phoenix Audio DSRQ4 MkII
• DBX 560a 500 series
• General Audio Neve pre 500 series
• Altec 1567a valve mixer
• UA LA610mkII
• Telefunken v372
• Orban 111b reverb
• Orban 672a EQ
• DBX 263x de ess
• DBX 118


• Philipps Philicorda
• Farfisa VIP 500
• RD808 Drum machine

• Selection of nice electric guitars (Fender, Höfner, Gretsch, Gibson etc…) and acoustic guitars (Yamaha, Epiphone)
• Selection of pedals (Catalinbread, MXR, Vox, Strymon, Fender, Electro Harmonix, etc…)


• Maestro Echoplex EE3 tape delay
• AKG BX-20 spring reverb


• Otari MX-55
• Fostex A80

+ Floating equipment from the main room


recording mixing producing arranging composition


    Get In touch




    Morrison Street
    WF10 4BE


    BY TRAIN ►

    Buffalo Studio is only 10 minutes walk from Castleford train station. With trains running every 30 minutes it’s also only 25 min away from Leeds and 3 hours from London.

    BY CAR ►

    We are literally minutes away from two of UK’s best motorways, the M62 and the M1 ! Leeds is 30 mins away / Sheffield 45 mins / Manchester 1 hour / Liverpool 1 hour 45 / London 3 hours 30

    BY TAXI ►

    We can arranged for you to get picked up from anywhere. Ask us about it.


    We also offer remote sessions via HD audio streams.