top of page


.in Hackney 

Established in 2001,  Famous Times is an affordable recording studio in Hackney, London, based at the home of Musician and Producer Sean Read. 

The idea behind Famous Times is to provide a well equipped, comfortable studio in a relaxed and creative environment which is both high spec and reasonably priced. 

The studio is designed to record live musicians and has a fantastic mic collection as well as a full range of Analogue and Digital recording, mixing and mastering equipment, outboard gear, and instruments. Recent clients include Kevin Rowland & Dexys, Mark Lanegan, Dave Gahan, Iggy Pop, Gabriels, Soulsavers, The Charlatans, Edwyn Collins, Manic Street Preachers, Beth Orton, His Lordship and Chrissie Hynde



Kevin Rowland Vocal Session today


Recording a Demo for Iggy Pop for the Mark Lanegan LP


Recording Gabriels live at Somerset House


We are recording with Roscoe Roscoe, launch of their new album soon


We’ve just been commissioned to mix September Management Artist Sarah Meth Latest E.P.


Famous Times recording artists Hanging Stars pick up the UK Americana Awards most promising newcomer gong


I Can't Help MyselfRichard Olson and the Familiars
00:00 / 04:19
Brain Retrieve EditRoscoe Roscoe
00:00 / 03:30
Radio OnThe Hanging Stars
00:00 / 03:43
bottom of page