A History In Music

Hobin Studios is the most experienced recording studio in Central New York. Located near Baldwinsville, this space has seen over 4 decades of music and produced countless records.

Why Hobin?

The Team

We pride ourselves in being passionate about every project, and making every decision with both technical and artistic factors in mind.

The Room

This live room has recorded some of the biggest names in the area for nearly 40 years. You will find history and vibe in this room unlike any other location.


Need to record an audio book with 3 voice actors while on a skype call with a producer, record a 7 piece jazz band live, or make a punk rock record? We can do it all!


Brett Hobin

Brett is the owner and manager of the studio. Since taking over management of Hobin Studios over 15 years ago, Brett has worked with an impressive array of top-tier musicians.

Todd Hobin

Todd Hobin is available to produce, write, or play on projects as needed. He has been in the music business for over 50 years. He still performs regularly, is an Adjunct Professor in Performing Arts at Le Moyne College, and is a contributing writer for Making Music Magazine and International Musician. toddhobin.com
He designed and built the studio from the ground up with Doug Moncrief and their crew in 1988.

Andrew Sudol

Andrew graduated SUNY Oneonta in 2012. In his career, he has engineered over 50 artists from all across New York State. A Syracuse local with over 6 years of recording experience.

Shane Patterson

Shane a producer and engineer who mainly works on pop and singer songwriter genres. However, his engineering and playing can be heard on projects over a broad range of musical styles. View his work here.


You will find a selection of
preamps, microphones, and amps
to suit any project.


Bock Audio 195
Avantone CV-12
4 Rode NT1A
2 Sure KSM141
2 AKG 451E
2 Royer R101
2 Heil PR40
2 MD421 II
EV 408B
Blue Bluebird
AT M25
AT 825 Stereo
3 SM57s
2 Beta57s


Samplitude Pro X3 Suite and Pro 11
2x Apogee Rosetta 800 with X-Firewire (sample rates up to 192k/32 bit float)
Presonus Studio 192 Mobile
Near- JBL 4208, Amphion One15
Far- Altec Model Nineteen
Hafler Power Amps
Live End/Dead End control room
Sountracs MR Series 32 channel console

Rack Gear

TLA Dual Valve pre/comp
TLA Ivory Mono valve pre/comp
3 dbx 386 2 channel tube pre
2 ART tube pre
Several Lexicon and Helicon effect units.

Amps and Instruments

Roland RD700GX,
Korg Triton
1965 Fender Bassman,
1965 Fender Deluxe,
1970 Fender Twin
Mesa Boogie Head and Cabinet
Custom Wired Marshall-Style Head and Marshall Cabinet
Fender Strat,
Fender P Bass, Fender American Deuluxe J Bass,
Taylor Acoustic,
G&L Electric,
Custom-built Schecter 5 string fretless, Schecter Studio 8 String Bass
Sonor Drums with Aquarian heads, Zildjian and Sabian cymbals.

Contact Us

The Studio can be reached anytime at 315.622.0201
[email protected]