Studio News

Beatstreet NYC Takes On Russell Brand’s Podcast with Charlene McCray

Following the release of his new book, “Recovery: Freedom from Our Addictions,” Russell Brand spoke with First Lady of New York City, Chirlane McCray at Beatstreet NYC for his podcast series, Under the Skin. The two spoke about America’s mental health crisis, why our society breeds depression, the importance of mental health reform, and her […]

Coach’s Holiday Film “Rexy”

In early November, director Bryce Wymer of The Mill came to

Morgan Freeman Records Arnold Palmer Tribute for PGA

Directly following his appearance on the Live with Kelly show, distinguished actor Morgan Freeman came to Beatstreet NYC to record his tribute to golf legend Arnold Palmer. The session was recorded in Studio 601 by engineer Bobb Barito, and produced by Ideas United. Millions of viewers were moved by Freeman’s words as the :60 spot […]

Sigourney Weaver Records for James Cameron Short Film, “Not Reality TV”

Beatstreet hosted Sigourney Weaver in mid-September for a VO recording session for “Not Reality TV.” The short film, directed by James Cameron, was brought to the spotlight at the Democratic National Convention, where Weaver spoke on the severity of climate change, and introduced the short. She serves as narrator for the short.

Sound Design in Full-Gear on Nickelodeon’s “Welcome to the Wayne”

Episode 1 of “Welcome to the Wayne” has arrived, and our post-production team is busy churning out the soundscape for the new Nickelodeon TV series. Pictured, Bobb Barito and Demitrio Albano get creative, recording Lego’s for an action-packed episode, filled with sound-driven moments.

‘The Simpsons’ Recording Session, with Neil DeGrasse Tyson & Robert McKee

On August, 16th, Beatstreet recorded VO with astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Robert McKee for an intergalactic episode of ‘The Simpsons’. The episode, “The Caper Chase,” with Tyson and McKee, is set to air this Spring on FOX.

U2’s iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE – Live In Paris Concert Film- Mixed at Beatstreet NYC

Photo by Debbie Hickey/Getty Images Beatstreet NYC spent early 2016 hosting the mix of U2‘s  iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE – Live In Paris. Engineer Carl Glanville took up residence in our surround suite to mix the concert film for DVD, Blu-Ray, and digital download. The film captures the band’s two Paris performances that took place in December. The shows were initially set to […]

Fusion Renews ‘The Chris Gethard Show’ for a 10-Episode Season of Hourlong Episodes

In an announcement to fans on Periscope, Gethard revealed that Fusion has not only renewed the show for another 10-episode season, but each episode will be extended from 30 minutes to an hour. Catch the new season beginning April 2016. For more on TCGS at Fusion, check out the interview with Gethard here.

“Love Lust or Run” Season 2 for TLC

We just wrapped up the 26-episode Season 2 of the TLC Series Love, Lust or Run with Stacy London. Great working with the gang at True Entertainment on this one! Matt Longoria and Bobb Barito handled the Audio Post & Mix chores for Beatstreet. Looking forward to Round 3!

Nickelodeon Greenlights “Welcome To The Wayne”

This Fall, creator Billy Lopez returned to Beatstreet with director/supervisor Jeffrey Lesser to begin working on Nickelodeon’s Welcome to the Wayne TV network debut. Just one year earlier the team came to us for dialog recording, sound design and mixing for their 6 episode web exclusive for Nick.com. Based on the overwhelming response, the Network […]

2 Grammy Wins for Beatstreet Engineer Jared O’Connell

Beatstreet’s Jared O’Connell went 2 for 2 as both of his Grammy nominations won trophies! Congrats to Jared for his work recording Joan Rivers in her narration of the audiobook Diary of a Mad Diva, which won the Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album. He also directed I Am Malala (Young Readers Edition), which won the Grammy for […]

Mixing Chris Gethard’s Network Debut

We had fun mixing Season One of Fusion Network’s “Chris Gethard” Show. Beatstreet’s Matt Longoria manned the controls for both Music and Show mixing.

Smithsonian’s “Good Thinking”

We are proud to have worked with The Smithsonian and our friends at FableVision studios on the Smithsonian web series, “Good Thinking.” We cast and recorded the series and called on our A-Team talent for many fun sessions.

Angelo Rules Season 3

This year, we recorded 52 episodes for Angelo Rules, Season 3 (Cartoon Network). It was great working with Andy & Amy Rheingold, Cake Entertainment and all of the amazing talent for this series.

“Creative Galaxy” Season 2 for Amazon Prime

We’re having a blast doing the star-studded dialog recording for season 2 of “Creative Galaxy” (Out of the Blue Enterprises). The series, animated by 9 Story Entertainment, features Arty, an adorable alien artist, and Epiphany, his inspirational side-kick, on their adventures through the CREATIVE GALAXY solving problems through art. CREATIVE GALAXY features vocal talent from […]

NickJr.Com Alphabuttons

After the success of the “Do Not Touch” buttons in Nickelodeon App and Nick.com, we’re working with Nick Jr on a series of “Alpha” buttons for the Nick Jr App and NickJr.com. Beatstreet’s Bobb Barito and Kerry Pompeo are lending their Sound Design/Voice talents to these.

Two Grammy Wins!

Congrats to Team Beatstreet for the work on two Grammy-Award winning albums, Joan River’s “Diary of a Mad Diva” and “I Am Malala” young readers edition. We’re honored to have worked with Joan, who so sadly passed away soon after. Her “Diary of a Mad Diva” was awarded “Best Spoken Word Album”. It was directed […]

Nickelodeon’s Nick Jr. App

After working with the team at Nick Digital on the Nick App and revamped Nick.com website, we’re proud to see the launch of the Nick Jr. App. This App has kids’ favorite TV shows as well as interactive educational games. Beatstreet’s Bobb Barito & Kerry Pompeo bring the Alpha Buttons to life with fun SFX […]

“Love, Lust or Run” on TLC

After a 10 year run of “What Not To Wear”, Stacy London is back with a new show on TLC. In “Love, Lust or Run” Stacy coaches women on fashion choices and discovers the impact the choices have on their lives. The 12-episode season will premiere Jan. 23, 2015. Stacy has been coming in to […]

“Welcome to The Wayne” on Nick.com

We’re happy to announce the Premier of “Welcome to The Wayne,” Nickelodeon’s first original animated series created exclusively for the web and mobile. Beatstreet recorded VOs, Sound Designed and Mixed the series. The series makes its debut on a redesigned Nick.com site and on the Nickelodeon app on Monday, Aug 4th and a new episode […]

Another Emmy Award-Winning Project!

We’re proud to say that the Nickelodeon IOS App that we’ve been working on for the past year has won an Emmy for “Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media”. This free App features a moveable tile layout that can be swiped in any direction, offering kids instant access to a ton of Nickelodeon content. The […]

Animal Alphabet Singers Launches!

We’re happy to announce the launch of The Animal Alphabet Singers. Thanks to our good friends, Chris Cerf, Jane Aaron and Jen Barnhart who are always a blast to work with! Check it out on the iTunes Store!

Dee Snider and Giuliana Rancic: “Silent Night”

Dee Snider and Giuliana Rancic came in for vocals on “Silent Night”. The song will be part of Dee’s Musical Production “A Rock And Roll Christmas Tale” debuting in Nov ’14. Check it out as proceeds from Digital Downloads will go to Giuliana’s Fab-U-Wish charity. Preview and purchase “Silent Night” on iTunes.

Jim Cramer Marathon

Jim Cramer, the grizzled stock veteran and host of CNBC’s Mad Money camped out for several weekends at Beatstreet, recording his latest book “Get Rich Carefully,” for Penguin Random House Audio. Jim’s stamina was amazing, recording 9 hour sessions – standing! Kevin Thompsen directed the project with Beatstreet’s Jared O’Connell and Ryan Lysy engineering.

Delocated Finale on Adult Swim

It is with a tearful eye that we bid farewell to one of our favorite series, Adult Swim’s Delocated.  Mixer Matt Longoria had a blast working with creator/star Jon Glaser,m and the folks at Runningman Post, on the show’s series finale special.  Check out the teaser below and be sure to tune in to Adult […]

“12 Days of Elves”

Many of you know Beatstreet for our work on wholesome children’s television. This one, not so much… ‘Tis the season! Sound design for the action-comedy cartoon was completed by Bobb Barito, of Beatstreet.

Rachel Maddow’s “Drift” nominated for a Grammy!

Congratulations to Rachel Maddow on her Grammy nomination for “Best Spoken Word Album!”  Rachel’s book Drift: The Unmooring Of American Military was recorded at Beatstreet earlier this year and produced by Scott Sherratt.  Rock on, Rachel!

The Cave wins the “People’s Choice Award” at Nameless Festival

Congratulationss are in order to film-maker, Niclas Gillis, who’s short film, The Cave, won the “People’s Choice Award” at the Nameless Festival this past week.  The film, which is inspired by Plato’s Cave, was sound-designed and mixed by our own Matt Longoria at Beatstreet this month.

Frances McDormand & Cynthia Nixon read Tales Of The City!

Over the past month, we’ve recorded several titles from Armistead Maupin’s classic series Tales Of The City.  Oscar-winner Frances McDormand read the first and third books in the series, Tales Of The City and Further Tales Of The City, and Sex And The City star Cynthia Nixon recorded the second, More Tales Of The City.  Scott Sherratt directed the books […]

More Emmys for The Electric Company!

Big congratulations are in order to our friends at The Electric Company for the two Emmys they added to their collection this June! The PBS series took home its third-consecutive Emmy for “Outstanding Children’s Series”. Beatstreet had the honor of once-again being nominated for our sound editing work for the show’s third season. In July, […]

Team Umizoomi enters Season 4!

We’re about to wrap post-production on season 3 of Nick Jr’s Team Umizoomi while simultaneously beginning production on the show’s fourth season. We couldn’t be happier about the show’s prolonged success and we look forward to another round of shows in season 4!

Marlo Thomas returns to Beatstreet for a new Discovery program!

“That Girl,” Marlo Thomas returned to Beatstreet this past month to record the voiceovers for her new, Investigation Discovery program, “Happily Never After.”  Part wedding show and part police drama, each episode unveils the murder of a newlywed couple amidst flashbacks to their happy romance and the moment marital bliss turned to tragedy.  Marlo’s no […]

John Hodgman brings Paul Rudd, John Hamm, & more to Beatstreet!

Comedian, Author, and “PC” in the famed Apple ads, John Hodgman, brought in a slew of TV and movie personalities last month for the audio recording of his new book, That Is All.  Over the week-long record, engineer Jared O’Connell rubbed shoulders with Jon Hamm, Paul Rudd, Patton Oswalt, and more.  Look for the book, […]

John Glaser films a Delocated promo at Beatstreet

Earlier this year, we had the opportunity to handle post-production on the latest season of comedian, Jon Glaser’s more adult-friendly show, Delocated. We had a blast working with Jon and the folks at Running Man Post on the show’s third season, currently airing during Cartoon Network’s, Adult Swim block. We’ll let John tell you all […]

Mofy – A New Series with Misseri Studios

We began work on a beautiful new animated series from Misseri Studios and Sony Creative Products, called Mofy. The series’ unique look comes from the Misseri’s use of only cotton balls to animate the characters and their surroundings. We’ve been handling all the post of the series’ 26 x 5-minute episodes with composer Doug Katsaros […]

Dee Snider & Cyndi Lauper Duet at Beatstreet

Rock-icon and friend of Beatstreet, Dee Snider, recently enlisted our help in tracking some high-profile, guest vocalists for his new metal-meets-musical-theatre record, Dee Does Broadway. Dee brought in a myriad of talents including Cyndi Lauper, Clay Aiken, Patti Lupone, & Bebe Neuwirth to duet with him on the record, which is out now. Check out […]