Vermont Public Radio

Vermont Public Radio

When Vermont Public Radio relocated their primary station to a building at Fort Ethan Allen in Colchester that was previously the veterinary clinic for the fort’s 1800 horses, they turned to RBDG to design the technical spaces. Since that time, broadcasts have... read more…

Univision Radio

Univision Radio

Univision Radio, Miami, the largest Hispanic radio company in the United States, partnered with RBDG to consolidate its Miami stations into the Univision NewsPort facility that had completed construction less than two years earlier (also with acoustical design by... read more…

New Century Media

New Century Media

Looking out from the studios at New Century Media’s radio stations in Seattle, you can often see sailboats cutting through the waters of beautiful Puget Sound. You might overlook, literally, the railroad switching yard that runs right by the building.... read more…

Univision

Univision

Univision’s NewsPort building is a 150,000 square foot operations/production facility that houses the network’s news division Noticias Univision, the local O&O station WLTV, and the Fusion channel – Univision’s groundbreaking joint venture with ABC News to create... read more…

Kirk Franklin Studio

Kirk Franklin Studio

A run-down shell of a building in the arts district of old downtown Arlington, Texas, proved to be a perfect opportunity for Grammy-winning gospel artist Kirk Franklin, who reclaimed and restored the structure as a personal recording studio and creative production... read more…

Red Sky Studio

Red Sky Studio

A control room, tracking room, iso booth and recording lounge area comprise this sophisticated rural studio located in the panhandle of North Texas.  A custom Rupert Neve 5088 console, lots of natural light, accurate monitoring and inspiring acoustical character of a... read more…

Private Theater 692

Private Theater 692

This dual use room is an audio mastering / restoration facility and a 9.1.4 Dolby Atmos screening theater. Created as an addition to his existing residence but with independent access, owner Andy Rogulich and his clients can use the facility at any time without... read more…

Sweetwater

Sweetwater

Sweetwater is one of the largest music instrument and pro audio retailers in the world. Their new company headquarters in Fort Wayne, IN is a destination for customers, manufacturers, industry professionals and the community, as well as an exciting work environment... read more…

Paragon Studios

Paragon Studios

Audio engineer Fred Paragano commissioned RBDG for the architectural and acoustical design of his 22,000 sq. ft.  ground-up multi-tenant building in Franklin, TN, just outside Nashville’s famed Music Row. RBDG’s design goes beyond just providing a facility that... read more…

Belmont University

Belmont University

When Belmont University decided to create new facilities for the Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business – one of the premier programs in the nation for future entertainment industry professionals – they turned to RBDG, who designed the program’s first... read more…

High Fidelity Mastering

High Fidelity Mastering

This dual use room is an audio mastering / restoration facility and a 9.1.4 Dolby Atmos screening theater. Created as an addition to his existing residence but with independent access, owner Andy Rogulich and his clients can use the facility at any time without... read more…

University of Texas Dallas

University of Texas Dallas

The Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building is a 155,000-square-foot facility that houses spaces to teach programs in visual arts, emerging media technology and multimedia communications. The ATEC building features a 1,200-seat hall designed for the University’s... read more…

Central Church of God

Central Church of God

How do you find space for a media production facility in an existing church with little room to grow? Our task was to create an audio control room as well as a separate video control room for Central Church of God. The 650 square feet of space needed to have a number... read more…

Wire Road Studios

Wire Road Studios

Wire Road Studios opened a brand new, 5,000 sq. ft. studio in the historic Heights district of Houston, Texas. RBDG worked with owner Byron Kelley and his son, president and chief engineer James Kelley, to create a recording facility to accommodate the expanding... read more…

Dallas Baptist University

Dallas Baptist University

Completed in 2011, the 12,000 sq.ft. Joan and Andy Horner Hall on the campus of Dallas Baptist University was built to support DBU’s creative degree programs for communications, fine arts, and music and audio engineering. Within Horner Hall, RBDG designed a 2,400... read more…

BiCoastal Music

BiCoastal Music

Hal Winer’s intimate BiCoastal Music in Ossining, NY is an example of RBDG’s ability to create a great sounding space for just about any size room or budget. Winer decided to augment his house (a former inn built in the 1800s) with a spacious private studio, where he... read more…

NFL Films

NFL Films

RBDG was commissioned as design architect and acoustician for NFL Films’ new world headquarters, a ground-up 200,000 sq. ft. complex in Mt. Laurel, NJ. Designed to meet growing production needs of NFL Films and the constantly changing worlds of audio, video, and... read more…

University of the Incarnate Word

University of the Incarnate Word

The new music building on the campus of the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio boasts a recording studio for its Music Industry Studies program designed by Russ Berger Design Group (RBDG). The control room, which accommodates a class of 12 students, can... read more…

Hearby Sound

Hearby Sound

Studio owners John and Nanette Buroker worked with the Russ Berger Design Group to transform a Seattle, WA storefront into this busy facility, where they provide sound design, audio post and custom music services. RBDG’s acoustical design isolates the control room,... read more…

Crossroads Community Church

Crossroads Community Church

The music professionals at Crossroads Community Church in Vancouver, WA, had high expectations for sonic quality and performance in their new facilities, part of a remodel/expansion that included a new sanctuary, a 150-person choir rehearsal room, and a recording... read more…

Carlos Savetman – Sound O Matic Studio

Carlos Savetman – Sound O Matic Studio

After years of working in studios in both New York and Dallas, focusing primarily on local and up-and-coming artists, recording engineer Carlos Savetman decided to build his own recording studio. The RBDG team collaborated with Carlos and his wife Elizabeth, an... read more…

Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

When the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) began planning its relocation from Minneapolis, MN to Charlotte, NC, it was decided that the new facility would include in-house production capabilities. BGEA produces 10 network affiliate prime time specials each... read more…

Studio 1093

Studio 1093

Veteran sound recording engineer Jim Hawkins has been a part of Georgia’s music scene for many years. Starting out as a musician working with Otis Redding and other musical greats, he went on to help build and operate one of the first studios for Capricorn Records in... read more…

Lucky Post

Lucky Post

Located in Uptown Dallas, Lucky Post offers creative editorial, audio mixing, sound design, compositing, graphic design and creative finish services.  RBDG provided acoustical and architectural design for the 7,100 sq. ft. facility, which includes an audio suite with... read more…

George W. Bush Presidential Center

George W. Bush Presidential Center

The George W. Bush Presidential Center houses the 43rd president’s library, museum, and policy institute. Within the 226,000 sq.ft. complex, RBDG provided design of the interior, acoustics, broadcast lighting, and broadcast infrastructure for the television... read more…

Studio B Mastering

Studio B Mastering

Dave Harris opened Studio B Productions in 1990 after graduating from the Berklee College of Music. Located within an existing studio group’s facility in Charlotte, NC, his space was a cramped, 10x20 rectangle with a column in the middle and a separate HVAC unit that... read more…

Silent Sound Studios

Silent Sound Studios

Award-winning producer/writer Daryl Simmons brought on RBDG for acoustical consulting and design for his Atlanta recording facility, Silent Sound Studios. RBDG blended both recording and business functions into the existing 6,000 sq. ft. building, leaving the Silent... read more…

KUOW University of Washington

KUOW University of Washington

When KUOW, the University of Washington’s public radio station, decided to move off-campus, they turned to RBDG for design of their new facility. The University chose a building that is actually three separate structures with shared core spaces and several other... read more…

WPLN – Nashville Public Radio

WPLN – Nashville Public Radio

RBDG was asked to apply its architectural and acoustical talents to design WPLN/Nashville Public Radio’s newest 11,500 sq. ft. broadcast facility. Three times the size of its former location, the $2.6 million facility was built from the ground up to accommodate... read more…

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston

Grammy award-winning Whitney Houston contracted RBDG to provide facility design and acoustical consulting for her private in-home recording studio. RBDG designed a renovation of a section of her guesthouse into a control room and created an addition to accommodate a... read more…

UNLV-TV and KUNV-FM

UNLV-TV and KUNV-FM

Russ Berger Design Group provided acoustical and interior architectural design for the broadcast portion of the new Greenspun College of Urban Affairs (journalism and media studies) at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. The new facility enables journalism and... read more…

Studio Records

Studio Records

Studio Records, owned by John Evans, musician/composer, and his wife Sandy, writer/lyricist, it is the home of their independent label, Studio Records, LLC. The studio was designed by RBDG and incorporated into the construction of the Evans’ new residence in... read more…

Southern California Public Radio

Southern California Public Radio

Southern California Public Radio, including flagship station 89.3 KPCC-FM, is the leading news and information broadcast service in the Los Angeles area, reaching nearly 700,000 listeners every week. SCPR is the most listened-to public radio news service of any kind... read more…

KQED Radio

KQED Radio

Russ Berger Design Group added another public radio project to its client roster with the revitalization of San Francisco’s KQED FM. The NPR member station went all-digital during a facility upgrade in 2005 that included acoustical, aesthetic and technical... read more…

Blade Studios

Blade Studios

Blade Studios opened in Shreveport, Louisiana, as a new full-service production company formed by world-class drummer and producer Brady Blade and music industry veteran Scott Crompt on. The 7,000 sq. ft. facility is equipped with the most advanced technology to... read more…

CEDIA Award Winners

CEDIA Award Winners

by D. Pagan Communications – October 19th, 2009 Russ Berger Design Group’s (RBDG) private theater showroom design for Audiovisions, the nationally renowned electronics systems integrator based in Lake Forest, CA, has won the CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles® Award... read more…

Brigham Young University Broadcast

Brigham Young University Broadcast

BYU Broadcasting (BYUB) is home to Brigham Young University’s broadcast channels. From the Provo facility, four television and five radio entities – among them BYUtv, BYU Television International, KBYU Eleven, BYU Radio, Classical 89 KBYU-FM, and Create TV – are... read more…

Lakewood Church

Lakewood Church

When the nation’s largest church decides to relocate to a new facility, it takes a major construction effort. When the move involves transforming a former sports arena into an intimate worship experience for 16,000 congregants, the challenge is even greater. Led by... read more…

PatchWerk Recordings

PatchWerk Recordings

Former Atlanta Falcons offensive tackle Bob Whitfield selected Russ Berger Design Group (RBDG) for the renovation of a warehouse building adjacent to the existing PatchWerk Recordings in Atlanta, GA. This 3,500 sq. ft. addition houses a new 5.1 mix room, studio with... read more…

NFL Network

NFL Network

Launched in 2003, NFL Network became available to millions of homes on cable and satellite, primarily covering NFL games. As the network’s programming expanded, more production space was needed that could provide better quality output. Following the successful... read more…

Middle Tennessee State University

Middle Tennessee State University

For this 90,000 square foot building, RBDG designed technical facilities which include two audio recording studio complexes, a MIDI lab, a television studio with associated video and audio control rooms, two video post production rooms, eight booths, a digital... read more…

Media Resource Group

Media Resource Group

Media Resource Group (MRG), a Tennessee A/V production company, collaborated with RBDG to create a space that would accommodate its rapid growth and expanding needs. A former shopping mall was transformed into a 17,000 sq. ft. comprehensive facility that maximized... read more…

MasterMix

MasterMix

After spending 21 years mastering albums for many of the most prominent artists in country and gospel music, Hank Williams realized he was outgrowing his Music Row studio, MasterMix. In the late 1990s he purchased land for the first ground-up construction in Nashville... read more…

World Wrestling Entertainment

World Wrestling Entertainment

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) produces hours of original television programming airing each week, plus music recordings released by some of wrestling’s biggest names. Live events like Wrestlemania and Smackdown feature increasingly more elaborate audio and video... read more…

ION Storm

ION Storm

When renegade computer game company ION Storm craved an environmental upgrade, they sought an architectural firm capable of infusing high-end technology with comfort and sophistication. Veteran studio designers RBDG transformed the 22,000 sq.ft. space into a Willy... read more…

Hope for the Heart

Hope for the Heart

In August 2004, Dallas-based Hope For The Heart recorded their first program in newly relocated recording and production facilities designed by RBDG. Founder June Hunt and her staff had been operating since 1986 in less-than-ideal facilities, and needed larger, more... read more…

WBUR Radio – Boston University

WBUR Radio – Boston University

Well known for WBUR programs like “Car Talk,” “The Connection” and “Only a Game,” this Public Radio member and leading syndicated programming producer relocated and expanded its facilities to a new structure totaling over 16,000 square feet. RBDG provided... read more…

Harbor House Studios

Harbor House Studios

Nowhere is the increasing importance of music, media and production to houses of worship more evident than at Harbor House Studios. Situated just north of Dallas/Fort Worth in Keller, TX, the RBDG-designed facility is the recording arm of adjacent Anchor Church. One... read more…

Purdue University – WBAA

Purdue University – WBAA

Russ Berger Design Group provided design services for an expansion of WBAA AM/FM at Purdue University that nearly doubled the size of the station. WBAA is the longest continually operating radio station in Indiana, licensed in 1922. Located directly beneath Purdue’s... read more…

Freddie Records

Freddie Records

Legendary Latino music label Freddie Records hired RBDG to provide acoustical and architectural design for a new complex for the label’s corporate and merchandising offices plus the company’s centerpiece Legends Sound Studios recording and mastering... read more…

Four Seasons Media Productions

Four Seasons Media Productions

Four Seasons Media Productions (Force MP) was established in the heart of St. Louis with the technological advantages of a big-city studio but a more down-to-earth environment. The vision of producer, engineer and musician Steve Richard Mahoney, Force MP initially was... read more…

Fast Cuts

Fast Cuts

Post production house Fast Cuts specializes in editing, finishing and graphics, delivering cutting-edge creative for their clients. In 2003 they decided to add audio capability, and engaged RBDG to transform 1,900 sq.ft. of additional lease space into new audio... read more…

Pro Football Hall of Fame

Pro Football Hall of Fame

In 2009 the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, OH completed a major upgrade of the GameDay Stadium theater. The goals: streamline program content updates, improve the theater’s acoustics, and make the rooms accessible for special events. Working with NFL Films, RBDG... read more…

Saga Recording

Saga Recording

Tucked away in East Vancouver, B.C., Saga Recording gained a reputation for providing a cost-effective haven for singer-songwriters and groups, but a growing client roster made it necessary to build a dedicated studio space. Owner/operator Michael Nowak envisioned a... read more…

Radiobu Studio

Radiobu Studio

Former MTV VJ and current Sirius XM satellite radio on-air personality Martha Quinn and her husband, show producer/engineer, composer, and former Fuzztone lead-guitarist Jordan Tarlow, wanted to create a brand new recording space that could handle production needs for... read more…

Clatter&Din

Clatter&Din

After 14 years in business and working out of two separate studio locations, Seattle-based Clatter&Din wanted to invest in a larger space that could house an expanding set of services under one roof. Originally known as an audio post facility, in 2004 the company... read more…

Circle R Media

Circle R Media

RBDG designed a 48,000 sq. ft. video, film and audio production facility for Circle R Media (CRM), located on the campus of RadioShack’s corporate headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas. The facility incorporates cutting-edge audio and video production, animation and... read more…

National Public Radio

National Public Radio

RBDG provided programming, layout, design, and acoustics for the audio production studios of National Public Radio at 635 Massachusetts Ave. N.W. in Washington, D.C. The 152,000 sq. ft. technical facility includes nine primary control rooms and studios for news and... read more…

New Hampshire Public Radio

New Hampshire Public Radio

Reaching 95 percent of the state’s population, New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) is one of the area’s top resources for news and information. After expanding from 13 employees and a classical music format to about 40 full-time employees focusing primarily on news and... read more…

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