At IHMV Studios we care about capturing your voice and artistry at the highest level. We're here to guide you through the process of finding your authentic sound and creating quality recordings you'll fall in love with.
Our nurturing, modern studio will uplevel your sound and build your confidence!
You'll gain invaluable recording experience so that you can let your creativity loose and sound extraordinary in every song.
Recording and Creative Services
World-Class Studio Musicians
Pro Demo Singers
Music Video Production
Get The Support You Need To Step Up To The Mic
Hi, I'm Lucas Francis, a producer, mixing engineer and songwriting coach who helps singers make recordings they love. I have 15+ industry experience working with artists like Stevie Wonder, John Legend, Sara Bareilles, and John Williams. I have a Master's in Music from USC and a Diploma in Music Production from Point Blank University.
Hi, I'm Roxie Francis, a vocal coach and artist development mentor who has dedicated 15+ years to empowering singers to love their voice, build confidence, and live their dream to sing, record and perform! I've worked with Billboard chart-topping artists, Grammy winners, and artists who I've helped go viral on YouTube.
Listen To Songs We've Created With Singers Like You
We've created broadcast-ready studio recordings that have led to major record contracts, starring roles on major TV singing shows and viral YouTube videos.
IHMV Studio Amenities
IHMV is a sanctuary for your creativity to come to life! We know you have BIG dreams and understand that comfort and care are essential parts of the recording experience. That's why we're dedicated to creating a streamlined, peaceful and modern recording environment to new and up-and-coming artists and producers.
Booking time at our studio gives you access to our 2-story private courtyard and artist lounge nested among 50 palm trees south of Ventura Blvd.
For artists seeking VIP treatment, our indoor lounge is available with flat-screen TV, complimentary WiFi, and organic refreshments and beverages.
Our Studio Gear + Equipment
Logic Pro X
Melodyne 4 Editor Tuning Software
Universal Audio Plug-Ins
Slate Digital Complete Plug-in Suite
Waves Platinum Mixing Bundle
Native Instruments Komplete 10
Universal Audio Apollo x6 Interface
Focusrite TrakMaster Pro Channel Strip Preamp
Focusrite Scarlett 18i8 24-bit/192kHz Interface
Apple Mac Pro 2.8GHz Quad-Core 32GB RAM
27" Apple LED Cinema Display (2560 x 1440)
Yamaha HS8 Studio Monitors
Apple 27” Cinema Display
Samsung 42” LCD Television Monitor
Neumann TLM 103 Microphone
Shure SM58 Microphone
Shure SM57 Microphones
AKG Perception 200 Microphone
White Kawai 5’1” Baby Grand
Arturia Keylab 88 Keyboard
AKAI MPK 25 Keyboard Controller
M-Audio Keystation 49 Keyboard Controller
Yamaha NTX700 Nylon-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar
Fender Fretless Jazz Electric Bass
Alvarez Electric Bass
Polytone Mini Brute II Guitar Combo Amp
JBL EON 515 600W Speakers
SWR SM500 500W Bass Amplifier Head
SWR Goliath IV 4X10 Bass Speaker Cabinet
Sony MDR-7506 Pro Headphones
Mogami Gold-plated Cables
SE Electronics Reflexion Filter X
Ultimate Support MC-125 Pro Studio Boom Stand
TC-Helicon VoiceLive Touch 2
Furman SPB-8C Stereo Pedal Board
15 Effect Pedals
Book a block of time or individual hours as you go. Record with our certified engineer Lucas, or you can also have Roxie join you to vocal coach during your session and create a dream recording you will love!
or contact us here.
Recording or Vocal Coaching: $125/hr
Recording + In-Studio Vocal Coaching: $250/hr
Record, edit and mix 1 song to perfection! Receive vocal and recording coaching with Roxie and Lucas to guide you step-by-step through the process of capturing your best vocal performance.
Many singers spend thousands of dollars on studio time and countless hours taking singing lessons, yet never make recordings of themselves that they really love, leaving them with no results to show for their hard work. You deserve to get 1:1 personalized attention from master coaches who can help you honor your voice and let your talent shine!
Here is your chance to finally bring on the next chapter of your singing dream in just one day! Book your VIP Song Recording today and create songs that will last a lifetime, but won't take a lifetime to make!
HOW IT WORKS
Get coaching, guidance and recording techniques during your recording session. If needed, you'll also receive vocal coaching to warm up your voice and practice your song with Roxie to dive deep into your specific challenges and drill the peak moments that bring out your strengths! After we record your song, we'll pick your best takes and create an extraordinary vocal recording you love!
3 hours of recording + editing with Roxie and Lucas (6 hours total)
Then we use industry-standard Melodyne software to hand-tune your vocals to flawless, yet totally authentic pitch! Rhythm and vibrato can also be adjusted so you love your sound on every single note! We will add effects to your voice, then mix and master your song to professional quality! You are welcome to stay for this process, or we can do it for you!
4-6 hours of fine-tuning + mixing
Recording time may vary depending on your skill level and desire for perfection. Additional coaching, fine-tuning and mixing is billed at $125/hour. Depending on the song and the type of licensing permissions for release on social platforms that you desire; there are additional fees you pay directly to third parties, which we'll refer you to.
Now that you've recorded your song, wanna make a crush-worthy music video too? This is how do we it:
Our beautiful, one-of-a-kind space south of Ventura Blvd makes for a stunning yet flexible location for a variety of filming needs both indoors and outdoors. We film in 4K video quality using our trusty Sony A7RII camera and our Fovitec StudioPRO lighting system and Diva Ring Light Nova.
Together we set the date to film, discuss branding, outfits, accessories, lighting and setup. Plus we practice your moves and facial expressions to capture a raw, organic performance. We direct you during your 2-3 hour video shoot and coordinate every step of the filming and editing process to completion.
You deserve to make music and share it. It doesn't matter how old or how sold you are on the idea, if you desire to be a star, then here's your chance to stand in the spotlight and shine!
Editing time may vary depending on your desire for perfection. Additional post-production is billed at $125/hour.
VIP SONG RECORDING
Includes session prep, in-studio vocal coaching, song selection,
editing, tuning (Melodyne), mixing and mastering
VIP MUSIC VIDEO
Includes coaching + concept prep, set up, directing,
filming, editing and post-production
VIP SONG RECORDING & MUSIC VIDEO
Travel To Los Angeles + IHMV Studios To Record and Film
Join us for an VIP Song Recording + Music Video Filming in Los Angeles! IHMV Studios is located within walking distance from the Woodland Hills Marriott Courtyard Hotel in Los Angeles. We're also walking distance from Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and some of the best hip nightlife, restaurants and live music on Ventura Blvd, like HQ, El Tejano, Gasolina Cafe, Paoli's and more!
Make your travel plans today and head on over to spend the day or weekend with us! We can't wait to meet you! Just click here to arrange your stay.
Want To Know More?
If you have questions about booking a recording and/or music video, working with us and even help picking the right song, call us at 818-687-8990 or contact us here!
More Recordings We've Created
Disclaimer: Recordings made at IHMV are for educational purposes. Client is responsible for obtaining copyright and/or other permission(s) for social media posting, streaming and/or selling.