Sophie Sands, solo artist
On Friday, guitar teacher Mark Caira brought along one of his many promising students to the studio! Singer and guitarist Sophie Sands, aged 16, was joined by Mark for a recording session in CMP’s bespoke Live Room. The purpose behind their recording session was to record 5 great covers to go […]

Sophie Sands to bring out new promo CD!

John Vincent, singer, charity
Last Friday, singer John Vincent arrived at the studio for another quality recording session. And this time, the Race For Life performer didn’t come empty handed, as he had talented multi-instrumentalist and companion Jamie Wood with him! The last time Jamie was here he brought all his custom-made gear with him, […]

John teams up with Jamie for special one-off recording!

James Asher, John Vincent
Singer John Vincent had a very interesting session at CMP yesterday, that involved teaming up with someone new to record a new song of his! The ‘Memorandum‘ singer is currently working on a new album called ‘Further Up The Road’. He’s already recorded many of the songs that will make it onto […]

John Vincent goes global!

Roger Yu, opera singer
For the past week, the CMP team have had the pleasure of welcoming opera singer Guo Yao Yu (aka Roger) into the CMP fold! Eastbourne-resident Roger grew up in Shanghai and studied at the prestigious Shanghai Opera House, under the tutelage of renowned vocalist Professor Liao Yi-Ming. Whilst there, he built […]

Glyndebourne star records songs for Shanghai documentary!

Tyler Smart, Live Room, CMP Studios
Last Saturday, folk pop artist Tyler Smart came to CMP to work on his upcoming EP, this time featuring four fresh tracks! The Hailsham-based solo artist focussed on two tracks in particular during his recording session, and he’ll be in again to work on the other two sometime soon. So […]

Tyler – the Smart Choice!

Video Set Up
The studio moved into definite celluloid territory last week, with our filming of John Vincent’s new music video for ‘Make You Feel My Love’ (the Adele song he recorded here just a few weeks ago). The song will form part of a 4-track album (‘Reflective Memories’) that John will soon be releasing […]

John Vincent returns to CMP to make charity vid!

Korg SV-1
Actor, singer and director Paul Bentinck has been rather busy of late, directing his latest play ‘Penny Black’ (a romantic musical comedy written by John Collings and composed by Ed Weston). So it was within the capacity of “Musical Director” that Paul visited the studio last week, to record arrangements for five […]

Paul Bentinck directs ‘Penny Black’

John Vincent’s performances at the two Race For Life Brighton concerts went down a storm last weekend! His first performance took place around 1pm on Saturday, just before the charity race kicked into action! During his performance at Saturday’s concert, which was hosted by Lynsey Bartlett (of Heart Breakfast fame), […]

John Vincent wows crowd at Brighton’s Race For Life concert!

CMP’s Tom is having the pleasure of recording local singer John Vincent this afternoon! John is currently working on his upcoming CD ‘Memorandum’ and has already recorded his version of Cliff Richard’s ‘Constantly’ for it. And he has now returned to CMP once again, to record his unique rendition of Adele’s ‘Make You […]

John Vincent records ‘Make You Feel My Love’

Tom Fitzpatrick
Tom Fitzpatrick’s new album is nearing lift-off status, with its launch date merely a couple of weeks away! The singer (aka The Crooner) is very excited about how things are developing and has been into the studio today to accompany CMP’s Tom through final parts of the process! The 9-track […]

Tom Fitzpatrick’s album close to launch date!

John Vincent being interviewed by ITV News!
CMP Studios regular John Vincent was interviewed by ITV News on Sunday (3rd March) about his Cancer Research charity CD, which features John’s rendition of the two classic Cliff Richard songs ‘Miss You Nights’ and ‘The Next Time’. During the interview, John talked about his (scary yet ultimately thrilling) first […]

John Vincent chats to ITV News

John Vincent 'Cancer Research UK'
John Vincent is back in today rehearsing for his upcoming gig at the Herstmonceux village hall. The gig is in aid of Cancer Research UK and is on the 2nd March at the local village hall in Herstmonceux. There is a Tonbridge rock band called ‘Coupe De Ville’ playing, followed by […]

John’s back for a ‘Vibes in the Vines’ rehearsal

Stan Tomlinson plays the metallophone
Our long-standing customer Stan Tomlinson has paid a visit to CMP Studios, as he wants our resident sound engineers to work their magic on his hit song ‘Cars, Cars, Cars!’. He has asked them to do a remix of his automobile tune, to make it into something more fitting for the 21st century […]

‘Cars, Cars, Cars!’ (Beep Beep!) (Honk Honk!)

John Vincent’s two-track CD single has now been fully Mixed & Mastered by our resident sound engineers! Both tracks are soulful renditions of classic Cliff Richard singles. The first track is ‘Miss You Nights’ and the second is ‘The Next Time’. John is releasing this CD in order to raise […]

John Vincent’s CD now fully Mixed & Mastered!

Today, Head Sound Engineer Tom (aka CMP Studios’ Co-owner!) is hard at work Mixing & Mastering Zoe Hedderwick’s stunning One Take Demo ‘Green Eyes’. Once he’s completed that task, he shall be moving onto John Vincent’s special track ‘Judy’ – moving it into its final phase of production!

More Mixing in the Mix!

Bexhill crooner Andy Burton’s 4 songs are now Mixed & Mastered! He chose to cover 4 classics: Frank Sinatra’s ‘My Way’; ‘Try a Little Tenderness’ written by Jimmy Campbell, Reg Connelly and Harry M. Woods and performed by the likes of Bing Crosby and Otis Redding; Elton John’s ‘Don’t Let the […]

Andy Burton in the Mix!

Vocalist John Vincent paid a visit to the studio this morning, to record two tracks! The first track is an original love song to someone special called ‘Judy’. The second track is John’s rendition of ‘Miss You Nights’, the 1975 single by Cliff Richard (which was written by Dave Townsend). […]

John Vincent’s ‘Judy’

Last night, newcomer Andy Burton came in to record four tracks at the Studio! With his excellent vocals and stunning melodies, we’re sure this Sussex crooner will go far – we’re certainly looking forward to him coming here to record again!

Bexhill’s answer to Michael Bublé

Today at CMP Studios, we had the pleasure of listening to a budding Brighton-based talent! We were treated to an up-close-and-personal performance by local roots reggae and ska musician Claude, who selected a number of his original tracks to play to us. After his rendition, the studio is positively humming with good vibes!

Let’s get together and feel alright!

Olivia Sykes had a great first recording session the other day! And what was the mystery Miley Cyrus song she chose to sing? I hear you ask! She sang a powerful rendition of ‘When I Look At You’. We’re now busy mixing and mastering her track, getting it ready for CD duplication […]

What’s the mystery song?