Check out Jack Endino's excellent comphrensive northwest studio guide at:

Avast Recording Co.
1325 N 46th St.
Seattle WA 98103

ph: (206) 633-392

ownership: Stuart Hallerman
personnel: Hallerman, Kevin Suggs, Sanjay Sharma
date opened: 1990
albums recorded: Shame by Brad, Ten Minute Warning (self-titled), Just Beautiful by Gas Huffer, Share the Fantasy by godheadSilo, Satisfied Mind and Nighttown (p) by Walkabouts

Bad Animals (formerly Steve Lawson)
2212 4th Seattle Ave.
Seattle WA 98121-2025

ph: (206) 443-1500

ownership: Dave Howe, Mike McAuliffe, Tom McGurk, and Charlie Nordstrom
personnel: same
date opened: 1979, as Steve Lawson Studios
albums recorded: Superunknown by Soundgarden, Alice in Chains (self-titled), Above by Mad Season, The Full Sentence by Pigeonhed, New West Motel (p) by Walkabouts

Bear Creek Studio

6313 Maltby Road
Woodinville WA 98072

ph: (425) 481-4100
fax: (425) 486-2718

personnel: Joe Hadlock, Ryan Hadlock, Manny Hadlock (sales/commercial production), Daisy
date opened:
albums recorded: Straight Freak Ticket by Love Battery, Weak by Seaweed, Nighttown by Walkabouts, Badmotorfinger by Soundgarden, Ancient Melodies of the Future by Built to Spill, Colour and the Shape by Foo Fighters

Egg Studios
PO Box 95364
Seattle WA 98145

ph: (206) 523-5473
fax: (206) 527-0316

ownership: Conrad Uno
personnel: Uno and Johnny Sangster
albums recorded: Success by The Posies, Piece of Cake and Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge by Mudhoney, Dayglo by Love Battery, Fab Sounds, Topsy Turvy, The Men Who Loved Music, and This One's For The Ladies by Young Fresh Fellows, Zucker, ...And His Orchestra and Very Powerful Motor by the Fastbacks, self-titled by The Presidents of the USA, Little Ship by Red Dress, One Inch Masters and Inhuman Ordeal By Special Agent Gas Huffer by Gas Huffer, My Chartreuse Opinion by Scott McCaughey, Stop Dragging Me Down and Sin And Tonic by Mono Men, Don't Wanna Live by Derelicts, Paper Doll and Wicked Pickett Rounder by the Picketts, La Mano Cornuda by the Supersuckers, Dirt Tracker by Zeke, Old Liquidator by Minus 5, Revolution by Flop, Thrillsphere by Girl Trouble, and Sleep and self-titled by the Fall-Outs

Hanzsek Studios

: (206) 784-4909

personnel: Chris Hanzsek (owner), Dave Rodgers, Scott Ross, Mell Dettmer, Jack Endino
albums recorded: Answer the Phone Dummy by Fastbacks, New Mansions in Sound (p) by Fastbacks, Setting the Woods on Fire (p) by Walkabouts

Ironwood Studios
601 NW 80th St.
Seattle WA 98117

ph: (206) 789-7569
fax: (206) 784-2880

albums recorded: Breaking the Ethers and Trading With the Enemy by Tuatara, New Mansions in Sound (p) by Fastbacks, Setting the Woods on Fire (p) by Walkabouts, Deep Six compilation

Jupiter Studios
4000 Wallingford Ave N
Seattle WA 98103

ph: (206) 633-1363

albums recorded: Ruston Mire, Subset, Queens of the Stone Age, Modest Mouse, Duff McKagen, The Dark Fantastic, Alta May, The Nevada Bachelors, The Presidents of the United States of America, The Pinups, Alien Crime Syndicate, Mothman, The Screaming Trees, Some Few Oracles, The Briefs, The Cinematics, Cornershop, The Dead Letters, June Detector, Mark Lanegan, John Wesley Harding, The Minus 5, Lead Pipe Cinch, Manray, Octant, The Parc Boys, Quickie, Smokelahoma, Woodard, Dodi, Cherry Hill High, Soda Jerk, Cowboy Coffee, Softy, Girl With 100 Heads, Micro Mini, Praying Mantis, Ruby Doe, Anodyne, Valis, Gruntruck, Mudhoney, Tad, Sunnyday Realestate, Zeke, The Murder City Devils, Prince Chubby, Alejandro Escavedos, Systems Failure, Men From Mars, The Hulabees, The Uptights, Ninespy, The Giraffes

Studio Litho
348 NW 54th St.
Seattle, WA 98117

ph: (206) 632-8157
fax: (206) 632-3491

date opened: 1995?
personnel: Gossard, Ed Brooks (studio manager), Jim Haviland, Floyd Reitsma,
(producer), Dave Fisher (producer/engineer)
albums recorded: No Code, Yield, and Binaural by Pearl Jam, Down on the Upside by Soundgarden, Tomorrow Hits Today by Mudhoney, Interiors by Brad, Family by Satchel, Rock Collection by Pond, II by Presidents of the United States of America, Monkeypot Merganser and Bumpa by Critter's Buggin, The Lonesome Death of Buck McCoy by Scott McCaughey, Actions And Indications by Seaweed, The Evil Powers of Rock 'N' Roll by Supersuckers, The Day I Didn't Exist by Fastbacks, also the upcoming release by Young Fresh Fellows.

London Bridge Studios

ph: (206) 364-1525

personnel: Rick Parashar, Kip Beelman, Geoff Ott, Jon Plum, Scott Olson
albums recorded: Ten by Pearl Jam, Temple of the Dog (self-titled), Sap and Jar of Flies by Alice in Chains, Shine and Apple by Mother Love Bone, Louder Than Love by Soundgarden, Uncle Anesthesia by Screaming Trees

Private Radio
125 N. 36th St.
Seattle WA 98103

ph: (206) 632-4820

Robert Lang Studios
19351 23rd Av NW
Shoreline WA 98177

ph: (206) 542-1041
fax: (206) 542-5238

personnel: Chip Butters, engineer; Corey Richardson, intern
albums recorded: In Name and Blood by Murder City Devils, self-titled by Pond

John And Stu's Place (Reciprocal Recording)

Now closed.

ownership: John Goodmanson, Stuart Hallerman

albums recorded: Reciprocal: Sub Pop 200 compilation, Dry as a Bone by Green River, Superfuzz Bigmuff and self-titled by Mudhoney, God's Balls by TAD, Primal Rock Therapy by Blood Circus, Sourpuss and self-titled by Swallow, Screaming Life by Soundgarden, Between The Eyes by Love Battery, Bleach by Nirvana, Winding Sheet by Mark Lanegan, Despised by Seaweed, Return to Olympus by Malfunkshun, Hallowed Ground, Fist Sized Chunks, and 1000 Smiling Knuckles by Skin Yard, self-titled by Solomon Grundy, Buzz Fact
ory by Screaming Trees, Janitors of Tomorrow by Gas Huffer, Inside Yours by Gruntruck, Love Machine by the Derelicts, Rapture/Psychosis, No Sleep 'Til the Stardust Motel, and Thirteen by Coffin Break, Time Whore by Treepeople, self-titled by Icky Joey, all Thrown-Ups records, Grinning like an Undertaker and Hymns of the Deranged by the Accused, and Angle of Attack by Jack Endino. (Whew!- A VERY special thanks to Jack Endino for this info.) John and Stu's Place: There's Nothing Wrong With Love by Built to Spill.