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Stay Sharp

I can’t sell myself. And I don’t even want to. That’s something that’s not going to change.

Van Morrison, Musician Magazine, 1987


We are a twenty–five minute drive from Cork City, five minutes from Macroom and eleven hours and forty minutes from Detroit, Michigan.
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The final few minutes drive into rural Cork can be something of a trial if you are not generally used to anything less than an eight–lane highway — do remember to keep to the left and watch out for sight–seeing cows.

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.

Separate Recording rooms let you see with no audio spill. A dead sound Vocal Booth, Drum Room with a little Air, both visible from the Live Room. We've even been asked to turn the drums up on occasions!

Bomb the Bass!

Leo Fender developed the first mass–produced electric bass — the Fender Precision Bass — with the help of employee, George Fullerton in the 1950s.