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You’re a Star!

We’re only here for a minute, just little people, small cogs in a big wheel. You’re no big deal so you get up and do your very best. You play to the people — not down to the people.

Art Blakey, Jazz Professional, Tomkins, 1963


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.

Wired for Sound …

Although the device of recording cylinders pioneered by Édouard–Léon Scott de Martinville in 1857, and later developed by Thomas Edison, continued in use for some time into the twentieth century, Émile Berliner is credited with the invention of the disc phonograph in 1887.