Recording, Editing, Production, and Post Rates for Services at Bad Racket 2022


Bad Racket: Cleveland Recording Studio offers a wide variety of audio recording services including music recording, mixing, & mastering, commercial voiceover, and video production. Displayed is our current 2022 Rates Card.


Prices reflect what we can afford to offer the community for different services.

Different services require different levels of gear, work, expertise and personnel.

We encourage you to text or email us and we can give you a free quote for your project and answer any questions you might have.

Music Recording

Including Rock, Pop. R&B/Soul, Rap,  Hip-Hop, Country Alternative, Metal, Punk, Classical Music and Instrumentalists, Vocalists, or any other type of music recording.

  • Hourly Rate: $60 per hour
  • Half Day: 4 Hours $200Henri Rapp Recording Engineer Mixing
  • Day Rate: $400 (8 hours of recording time & 1 hour break)

Music Mixing and Editing Rates

including Rock, Hip Hop, or any other type of audio mixing and post production

  • $60/hr or
  • $160 per song (~5 min) (~3 hours of work)
  • 5+ songs $120 per song
  • 10+ Songs $100 per song

This is a rough estimate. If want to take 100 hours to mixing every song, we won’t be able to mix it at the $160/song rate. This includes a few revisions, and we don’t have a problem making a few final adjustments to make the mix perfect!

Audio Book / Podcast Recording and Production Rates

$70/Hr or $500/day rate This includes engineer and file delivery.

Phone patch, Skype, Zoom or  Source Connect ISDN alternative for remote producers.


Mastering Rates:

  • Mastering Services in ClevleandOne Song: $50
  • Two to Five Songs: $45 per song
  • Six to Nine Songs: $40 per song
  • Ten or More Songs: $35 per song
  • Contact for pricing for Vinyl Mastering, or multiple deliverables, etc]


Commercial, Advertising, Video Game, ADR , Television, and Radio Audio Rates:

Recording and Sound for Video and Film

  • Voiceover Recording: $100 per hour (2 hour minimum, includes Phone Patch)
  • ADR Recording: $100 per hour (2 hour minimum)
  • Video Game, TV, Radio Rates: $100 per hour (2 hour minimum, includes Phone Patch)
  • Location Recording Rate: $750 for 10 hours & $350 for basic gear package (Rates subject to Change) (Sound Devices 664, Boom, Several Lectrosonic Wireless Kits w/ Sanken, Neumann, DPA, and Shoeps Mics, & all the location accessories you need). Additional cost up for add on gear such as additional Wireless Lavalier Mics, Wireless Camera Hops, Time Code Slate, Timecode Lockit Boxes, IFB, etc (Please Contact Henri Rapp for Location Inquiries) 


Audio Post Production for Video: 

  • Audio Post Production Editing and Mixing: $75 per hour (3 Hour minimum)


Video Production Rates:

Canon EOS CameraVideo productions can range on what equipment you use, but generally start at least $1000. The best way to get a price is to  contact Black Valve Media and we will make a custom quote for you that includes Pre Production, Labor, Gear, and Post Production.

Most projects require a deposit to get started and may have hourly minimums depending on scheduling availability. We can do a credit card over the phone or schedule a pre production meeting and consultation to set up services at the studio for your project. We offer free estimates Email Us! or #contact via text or voicemail


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