CONTACT/ABOUT

CONTACT

510-763-2201

swsfrontdesk@gmail.com

Backlot stage booking and Inquiries: submit Contact Form on Backlot Stage page

HOURS:

Monday through Friday : 2pm to 11pm

Saturday and Sunday : 12 noon to 11pm

 

ADDRESS

2200 Wood Street, Oakland CA 94607

 

The Soundwave Studios facility on Wood Street in West Oakland opened in 1993 and currently offers over 30 spaces for music rehearsal and recording.

The facility also serves as a location for video and film production.

 

 

HISTORY

Since 1983 Alan Lucchesi has developed and operated music studio facilities throughout Oakland, CA.

1983 - 2002 : LPC Studios / 43rd Street Studios, Oakland Temescal district, 17 Studios

1989 - 2002 : Jackson Street Studios, Oakland Chinatown, 23 Studios

2002 - 2009 : Soundwave Studios, 1255 21st Street, West Oakland, 165 Studios

1993 - Current : 2200 Wood Street, West Oakland, 33 Studios

East Bay Express 2009 cover story

Soundwave is known for it’s long history of providing studios and music services for bands and musicians from a wide variety of musical styles. We are honored to have worked with the below list of musicians and groups :

The Cure

Metallica

Testament

High on Fire

Forbidden

Impaled

Third Eye Blind

Tesla

Primus

Faith No More

Green Day

Rancid

AFI

Social Distortion

Fungo Mungo

Limbomaniacs

MIRV

Newsted

Machine Head

Exodus

Death Angel

Laaz Rockit

Heathen

Counting Crows

Train

Forrest Day

Greg Kihn

Jefferson Starship

Larry Graham

The Mother Hips

Timex Social Club

The Uptones

Y& T

Tommy Castro

Tea Leaf Green

Big Light

Greg Allman

Boots Riley

The Coup

Tony Toni Tone

The Whispers

Bobby Womack

Frankie Beverly and Maze

Too Short

E40

Tupac Shakur

Digital Underground

Andre Nickatina

B Legit

En Vogue

Sheila E.

Pete Escovedo

Con Funk Shun

Donovan

Doobie Brothers

Quicksilver Messenger 

Cold Blood

Flipper 

Dead Kennedys

Alkaline Trio

Greg Allmän

Blackalicious

The Call

Peter Tork

Milli Vanilli

Rogue Wave

Lyrics Born

Jazz Mafia

Flipsyde

Tower of Power

Lenny Williams

Zigaboo Modeliste

The Heavenly States

Mac Dre

Brendan Benson

Zion I

Goapele

Stroke 9

Jerry Cantrell

Toro y Moi

T Bone Burnett

John Mellencamp

The Punch Brothers

Nic Turner’s Hawkwind

Sly and Robbie

Black Uhuru

Peter Tosh

Hot Buttered Rum

Fantastic Negrito

 

and many more ...