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We have two state of the art premises in Paignton – with 3 recording booths, 2 workshop spaces, 2 radio studios, and a live performance space. There is somewhere for everyone at Sound Communities no matter what you need. All of our spaces are available to hire and can be used in a variety of ways to suit your needs. Please contact us with any questions about the hiring of these spaces.

Watch the videos about our spaces and check the hire prices below.

Ocean Youth Studios

Our first premises , Ocean Youth Studios, opened nearly 3 years ago in Winner Street and quickly became a hub for creatives, music production and radio. Young people feel safe here and can be themselves, regularly popping in unplanned just for a cup of tea and a chat. This space is making a real difference to the young people in Paignton. Ocean Youth Studios has an open-plan workshop space with current iMacs, a flat screen TV and a DJ Booth. Ocean Youth Studios also has 2 breakout spaces, a broadcast studio, a recording both, and a small kitchen. This premises is fully accessible including disabled toilet facilities.

Hyde Road

Located at 52a Hyde Road in Paignton, Sound Communities newest premises houses our offices, a meeting/workshop space equipped with iMacs and music production equipment, 2 recording studios with iMacs, professional quality microphones, keyboards, radio equipment and an electric drum kit. We also have a large performance space with state- of-the-art audio and lighting and a 6 channel DJ controller. This room can be used as a delivery space and or meeting/conference room with a projector and space for up to 35 people to sit.

On site there is also a small kitchen. We also have a gender neutral toilet available.

Watch the video below for a tour of the space to help you get a better idea of the facilities on offer!

Ocean Youth Studio Hire Prices

Capacity Per hour Half Day Full Day Weekend half/ full day
Workshop Space 10 £25 £65 £125 £90/£150
Broadcast Studio 4 £25
Recording Booth 2 £20

52a Hyde Road

Watch the video below for a tour of the space to help you get a better idea of the facilities on offer!

Hyde Road Hire Prices

Capacity Per hour Full Day
Performance Space 45 £40 £150
Media Suite 4 £30 N/A
Recording Studio 3 £30 £120
Control Room 3 £30 N/A