Original Music Production & Edinburgh Recording Studio

World Class Sound & Production

Welcome to Offbeat.  We have been recording and producing audio for Multi Media and Audio Visual projects and  Singers, Songwriters and Solo artists with recognition worldwide since we started our Music Production Company and Recording Studio in Edinburgh’s Royal Mile back in 1992.

Sound Matters

Offbeat producer Iain McKinna’s audio and musical journey – from Analogue in the 70’s – to Midi in the 80’s – to Digital in the 90’s and up to the present day, offers a wealth of experience when working together with you on your audio and music projects. Albums he has produced have achieved World Music chart success. He received 2 Gold records and a Classical Brit award for recording the Spirit Of The Glen series of albums for Universal/Decca Records.

Offbeat also offers a unique musical accompaniment services on a range of instruments if required. Ideal for Singers/Songwriters and Solo Artists. We work with companies and artists locally in our fully equipped recording studio – as well as remotely… anywhere!

We also compose music, You Inspire Me by our studio band Harmonic Overdrive was recently featured on BBC Introducing on the Tom Robinson Mix tape on BBC Radio 6.

Award Winning Voice Over Studio for Film & TV

Offbeat also provides Voice Over and Audio Visual facilities, including Sound To Picture, and we can work remotely with companies Worldwide usng ISDN, IPDTL & SOURCE CONNECT NOW.

We currently work with BBC The One Show, BBC Radio 1 & Radio 4, BBC Byte Size, Sky TV, Time/Warner, Film 4, Al-Jazeera, The New Yorker, Turner Classic Movies, Glenmorangie and many other leading companies.

Offbeat welcomes author Kirsty Logan back to the studio this month to record her second audio book The Gloaming, for Bolinda Audio.

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Awards include The Stanley Kubrick Prize for Best Documentary for The Story Of Film, an Odyssey and The New York Film Festival Gold Medal for best Documentary for Earthrise’s amazing programme about The Ice Stupas in 2018.

The Eyes Of Orson Welles was featured at the Cannes Film festival 2018 . We recorded the voices of Mark Cousins and Jack Claff for the movie.

We also provide expert sound and audio production services with film dubbing – and create original music for TV, Radio, Film & Animation Companies & Theatre.
Watch our 2 minute Voice-Audio Visual Showreel.

If you need a music production company and pro recording studio that stands up across every medium for any musical or multi-media project … Contact us.