THE REC ROOM

A SPACE FOR CREATORS

The REC Room is a 10,000 square foot creative space located in Philadelphia, designed to give you access to all the tools you need – all in one place.

COVID GUIDANCE

Handwashing: Members must wash their hands upon arriving at REC and after each session in a private studio. We have hand sanitizing stations available throughout the space and anti-bacterial soap in the bathrooms.

Masks: Masks are required to enter REC, and must remain on at all times except when in a private studio. Please ensure you properly wear the mask (over the nose & chin) when walking around the space, going to the bathroom, or leaving. If you need a mask, REC has them for sale in the retail store.

Room Capacity: Room Capacity is strictly enforced at a max of 4 individuals per studio. Please do not crowd into studios and practice social distancing when possible.

Coworking: Coworking is available in a limited capacity. Seating will be spaced out and we ask Members to respect each other’s personal space.

Guest Policies: Guests must follow protocol by sanitizing their hands before entry. Guests must also wear masks and follow our social distancing guidelines.

COVID GUIDANCE

Handwashing: Members must wash their hands upon arriving at REC and after each session in a private studio. We have hand sanitizing stations available throughout the space and anti-bacterial soap in the bathrooms.

Masks: Masks are required to enter REC, and must remain on at all times except when in a private studio. Please ensure you properly wear the mask (over the nose & chin) when walking around the space, going to the bathroom, or leaving. If you need a mask, REC has them for sale in the retail store.

Room Capacity: Room Capacity is strictly enforced at a max of 4 individuals per studio. Please do not crowd into studios and practice social distancing when possible.

Coworking: Coworking is available in a limited capacity. Seating will be spaced out and we ask Members to respect each other’s personal space.

Guest Policies: Guests must follow protocol by sanitizing their hands before entry. Guests must also wear masks and follow our social distancing guidelines.

COWORKING

By day, our main space serves as coworking space for our community of creators. Complete with space for up to 50, the space comes fully loaded with a printer and copier station, as well as a kitchenette with all the fixings.

By night, the space turns into an event venue with room for 250 people standing, or 100 people seated. The space also comes with our Live Nation stage.

STUDIO A

Our premium recording and mixing environment. Centered around the SSL XL Desk, Studio A is the ideal studio for experienced engineers or those looking to learn about analog gear. This space is connected to our live room for recording full bands.

Features:

  • SSL XL Desk with 8 mic preamps, 16 premium channel eqs, and the legendary SSL bus compressor 
  • i9 iMac loaded with Pro Tools, Logic Pro and Ableton
  • Neumann TLM103 and access to our mic locker
  • ADAM A77x Monitor Pair

STUDIO B

Equipped with Vocal Booth, Engineers Desk, Microphones, Computer & Software, and more. Seating & working space for 6 people in a sound proof environment.

Features:

  • iMac loaded with Pro Tools, Logic Pro and Ableton
  • Apollo x8p preamps and A/D conversion
  • Warm Audio WA73 EQ and WA76 Compressor
  • Neumann TLM103 and access to our mic locker
  • Focal Shape 6.5” Monitor Pair

STUDIO C

Built for DIY recording/audio sessions. Bring your computer & software – plug into the system. Large Screen. Speakers. Microphones. Headphones, and more. Room for 5.

Features:

  • Neumann TLM103 and access to our mic locker
  • Roland Rubix44 audio interface
  • Yamaha HS8 Monitor Pair

STUDIO D

Built for solo or intimate recording/audio sessions.
Large Screen. Speakers. Microphones. Headphones, and more. Room for 4. Bring your computer & software – plug into the system.

Features:

  • Neumann TLM103 and access to our mic locker
  • Roland Rubix44 audio interface
  • Yamaha HS5 Monitor Pair
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LIVE ROOM

A bookable space for bands to record or rehearse. This flexible space can also double as an event space or visual lab. 

Features

  • 16 channel output to Studio A
  • Full acoustic treatment
  • Example use cases: Tracking bands, rehearsals, intimate art shows, photoshoots, workshops/classes

VISUAL LAB

Green Screen, Colored Backdrops, Lights, Cameras, and more. Here is a space for your visual needs. Go ahead and create that content. Room for 8.

Features

  • 9’ seamless backdrop system in a variety of colors
  • Access to camera, lighting, and modifier kits from our equipment center

DESIGN STUDIO

Room to Paint, Create, and Design. Get a little messy in here – cut, paste, repeat. Get busy. Room for 6.

Features

  • Private design studio with cutting boards, light boards, product backdrops, and light boxes
  • Spray paint, easels, acrylic paint and other accessories provided by Blick Art Supplies

PODCAST STUDIO

This studio provides you with the all tools you need to produce your own podcast. It has the ability to broadcast live to the airwaves. This room also has windows that look into the mall & the retail store, for maximum visibility. Room for 6.

Features

  • Private podcast studio with acoustic treatment
  • 4 Shure SM7B microphones and Arrakis broadcast-style mixer.
  • Ability to record Stereo .wav or .mp3 files to SD card or personal computer
  • Access to video equipment (camcorders, cameras, lights, etc.)

MOVEMENT STUDIO

Here is a room for our dancers, yogis, or performers who need to practice their movement. This room is also equipped with a photo backdrop for our content creators. Room for 8.

Features

  • Mirror wall
  • Soft floors
  • Ability to be used as a photo/video studio or a small rehearsal space 

EDITING STATION

Our fully decked out editing suite with 3 different bookable desks.

Features

  • Editing suite with i9 27″ iMac, i9 Dell PC, and plug-and-play monitor.
  • Full software setup including Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, and Davinci Resolve 16.

COLLAB ROOMS

Your own private break-out room for the team. 

  • Large display. Whiteboards. 
  • Conference table & chairs
expressway equipment center

Check out our full list of rentable equipment.