Matt & Kim release new album!

Popular punk/rock duo are back with a new album titled "Grand"; this is a must have for anyone that likes dance-y, infectious, foot stomping tunes. The album was just released today and was mastered right here at The Lodge, by Joe LaPorta.

You can download 5 free songs off the album if you visit their website. Enjoy!


Sylvia Tosun visits The Lodge

International pop singer/songwriter and dance phenom Sylvia Tosun, was recently at The Lodge mastering her new single "5 Reasons" with engineer Joe LaPorta.

Hot on the heels of her chart topping track "Underlying Feeling" which reached #6 on Bilboard dance charts. Sylvia returns with a new single "5 Reasons" which we think is going to be BIG. You can listen to the track on her myspace

Pictured from left to right: (Producer Anton Bass, Mastering Engineer Joe LaPorta & Sylvia Tosun)


The Lodge teams up with The Deli Magazine...

If you're a musician and haven't heard about The Deli Magazine, then you've been living under a rock for too long. And if you love indie music and enjoying fishing for untapped bands to show off to your friends, The Deli is YOUR resource. They also span across 6 different cities covering New York City, San Francisco, Chicago, Nashville, LA, Philadelphia and Burlington (VT).

At the end of each year they bring out the voting cards and ask people to vote for their favorite band in each city. The winning bands are determined by a combination of select music industry jury and the vote tally.
This year, The Lodge has teamed up with The Deli Magazine and is offering the winning bands in NY, Nashville, San Francisco & Chicago 2 FREE mastered tracks!! The winner of each region will also grace the cover of the Spring issue of The Deli.

Even though the poll is now officially closed you can click H E R E to follow the final results..


White Denim are big shakers...

Hailing from Austin, TX, White Denim (RCRD LBL/Full Time Hobby) are an unstoppable 3 piece band that really knows how to rock! They are known for infusing a raw mix of blues, soul, alternative rock and punk with a garage approach.

After releasing their album "Exposion", mastered at The Lodge by Emily Lazar & Joe LaPorta in early 2008, the band received massive praise from online music magazines such as Pitchfork Media and were also featured in Rolling Stone magazine's "Breaking Artist" in 2008.

Check out the video for the single "Shake Shake Shake"

They also have a great Daytrotter session which you can listen to H E R E