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The young British Hip-Hop lads from Brighton popped into the studio for a few days to write with SMV for some song and production ideas.

Old Synths, classic samples, live drums , honky tonk pianos, guitars , lyrics , beats and ps3 controllers have all been flying around the room leading to some pretty exciting sounds.

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The Wonderful Jeff Beck came to the Sanctuary for a few days to Write with SMV .

Along with guest Vocalist and friend of SMV, Sophie Delilah, some great new material with an exciting modern sound have been recorded.




MPG 2011 Single of the Year

The Music Producers Guild of UK awarded Ben Drew (Plan B),Eric Appapoulay and David McEwan the UK Single of the Year for Plan Bs “She Said”.

The single from the album “The Defamation of Strickland Banks “was recorded and mixed here at the Sanctuary recording studio and Produced by Ben Drew,Eric Appapoulay and David McEwan.

The Sanctuary Recording studio would like to thank the Music Producers Guild for the award and also the sponsor PMC monitors.

“She Said”: Written, Produced and Recorded by Ben Drew and SMV at The Sanctuary.