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Fine Tuning

You get in a situation where the myth of success in America is so powerful that that story overwhelms the story that you may think you’re telling.

Bruce Springsteen, Q Magazine, 1992/08


A Tanglewood guitar hanging on a black and white regional road sign labelled Ruisín (Gaeilge) and Rusheen (English) near Macroom, County Cork, Republic of Ireland.

You are on the verge of recording excellence when you see this sign — or possibly you are just lost. Photograph by Rana Mullan

We are located about two miles from Macroom, in the Cork countryside, approximately 25 minutes from Cork City. We have a range of accomodation options available, please contact us for details.


Tribarac Studio,
The Creamery,
County Cork,
P12 AE61

Telephone: +353 (0)26 49254
Mobile: +353 (0)86 173 2813

Alternatively, contact us by email.

Motor City Music …

Iconic ‘60s record label, Motown, inherited its name from its original hometown of Detroit, Michigan, famously known as Motor City when it was still the world’s most important centre of automotive industry.