Testimonials

“Dan is an amazing engineer with a very good ear for detail. We’ve worked with him on a number of occasions over the last couple of years and would never consider recording with anyone else. Univibe Audio provides a nice clean and comfortable atmosphere. This, coupled with Dan’s friendly and laid back personality, made it… Continue reading Secrets of Mariana

Secrets of Mariana

“We have spent the best part of a year recording new material with Dan at Univibe Audio. Over this period he has proven himself a patient, understanding producer with great musical contribution. He is a highly skilled and experienced engineer who is open and keen to try new recording techniques. As a mixing engineer Dan… Continue reading Joel Tudor-Owen, Dharma Sunset

Joel Tudor-Owen, Dharma Sunset

“Dan managed to take all our outrageous, harebrained ideas and craft a great sounding album. He did a top job creating some monstrous sounds with some of the ace gear at Univibe, as well as teasing some awesome tones out of our own decrepit equipment. The end result was both slick and original and perfectly… Continue reading Rob Stimpson, “Cower, Hounds!”

Rob Stimpson, “Cower, Hounds!”

“Working with Dan at Univibe has been a fantastic experience. His knowledge of Pro Tools, music genres and the way he gets involved in our recordings shows how serious he is about his profession . I would recommend Dan to any act, both established and new to the industry. We look forward to some great… Continue reading Adam Rowley, Demons of Ruby Mae

Adam Rowley, Demons of Ruby Mae

“Patience pays for productivity and I have never met a man who is noticeably unaffected by difficult and artistic people wanting to get it right and often changing their mind! Not only do you get the services of a recording engineer, Dan is a competent musician and producer, often stepping up to the mic to offer… Continue reading Jonny Gavin, Demons of Ruby Mae

Jonny Gavin, Demons of Ruby Mae

“As a songwriter composing songs from the bare bones of an acoustic guitar, I need my songs to ‘come alive’ in the studio. Songs are my babies, and just like any baby you have to trust someone to hold them in safe hands. Dan Willett did exactly that. A Pro attitude, and conscientious to the… Continue reading Kaid Hussain

Kaid Hussain

“Dan had already come highly recommended to us and exceeded his reputation after our first session with him. Great guy with a professional attitude and constantly committed to getting the best sound for your music. Behind every good band there’s a great sound engineer, and Dan is definitely that!”

SevenDaze

“Working with Dan was an absolute blast. He was willing to let us do our own thing with the EP, but also had some quality ideas on how to better the product, acting as passionate for the music as we were. This is a guy that has definitely honed his craft over the years and… Continue reading Jamie Smith, Kaizen

Jamie Smith, Kaizen

“Dan impressed the hell out of us with the quality of his work. He was and is an all-around fun-man who has an extensive knowledge of creative practice and audio bad-assery. He made us sound better than we sound. We will definitely record with him again! A true professional and all around great guy! His beard… Continue reading Joe Green, The Arkhamists

Joe Green, The Arkhamists

“A very friendly and helpful guy! Got great results in the small amount of time we had.”

Joe Lever, Young Kato

“Working with Dan Willett is a real pleasure, not only does he give us the freedom and space to mould our own vision but he actively encourages and develops the sound. His personal and involved approach brings out all the colour, vibrancy and depth we seek in our finished, superbly mixed recordings.”

Kyle Parsons, Bigger Than Seattle

“Dan is a great guy to work with, even though I’ve never actually met the man! The Internet has given me many awesome things, and one of those things is undoubtedly, Dan. Since my first forays into studio recording, he’s been there to guide my crappy mixes into something actually listenable, instead of an ear-rotting… Continue reading Sondre Skollevoll, Moron Police/Sky Bear

Sondre Skollevoll, Moron Police/Sky Bear

“We’ve recorded 3 songs with Dan so far and are definitely looking forward to the next! He’s right on when it comes to engineering and gets the sound you’re looking for in no time. He creates a relaxed but hard working atmosphere in the studio and always gets the best out of every session. The… Continue reading Louis Morgan, Camulus/Tomb Hazard

Louis Morgan, Camulus/Tomb Hazard

“Recording with Dan at Univibe was a fantastic and professional experience. Some of the best recording gear around and an engineer who certainly knows how to use it. Personally, it was the best drum sound I’ve ever had, and Dan captured the sound in my head to a tee. Dan definitely suited our style of… Continue reading Damon Cox, Bovine

Damon Cox, Bovine

“I’ve worked with Dan three times now in the last 12 months, and I must say that he doesn’t have the ‘that will do’ attitude that sound engineers I’ve worked with in the past have. His attention to detail is impressive and his drive to get the most out of a session is second to… Continue reading John Maycroft, End Credit

John Maycroft, End Credit

“The Rock Dogs visited Univibe Audio in Birmingham to record three songs as a CD demo to give out to clubs, pubs and prospective clients for corporate functions. Dan Willett engineered, produced, made the brews, set up and generally made the whole two day experience fantastic! We came away with an album quality CD and… Continue reading The Rock Dogs

The Rock Dogs

“KillTimers have had the pleasure of working with Dan Willett on multiple occasions. He has helped us to achieve the sounds we were looking for on all the tracks we have recorded with him. He instantly knows exactly what you’re looking for! Dan’s friendly nature would build a great connection with any artist, making working… Continue reading Jon Moore, KillTimers

Jon Moore, KillTimers

“Dan is evidently one of the best producers you can find in Birmingham and West-Midlands. Not only does he have high standards and a very developed set of skills, but he is also a very diverse worker. He can do anything from a choir group to an acoustic set to a metal band and he… Continue reading Shayan S, Trivax

Shayan S, Trivax

“As a set of 60 somethings who had never used a recording studio before, we were unsure of what to expect! What we found was a well equipped studio operated by Dan, who turned out to be a very accomplished sound engineer with the patience of a saint. We hired the studio for a day… Continue reading Roger Cowling

Roger Cowling

“Recorded 2 drum covers with Dan on Sunday, after recording with my band twice at Univibe. Incredible setup and knowledgeable about all things musical! Very patient and critical approach, so you’re always getting the best out of your experience. Recommend to anyone after a phat drum sound! Cheers Dan 🤘🏼”

Jack Foster

“We wanted a producer who would really nail every aspect of our sound. Univibe / Dan knew when to push us for something better and when to see where things developed. We talked through every detail and stayed with our agreed budget. We are delighted with the sound of our album and looking forward to… Continue reading John Hoey, Angry Itch

John Hoey, Angry Itch

“Univibe is such a great place to record. We recorded with Dan who made us sound like a million quid! His experience is invaluable in getting projects over the line and I can’t reccomend him and this studio enough! Book in, you will be ecstatic over what you hear.”

Steven Roberts, Fear Without Reason

“I recorded an EP and a single over at Univibe with my band. The experience was thoroughly enjoyable and chilled out from start to finish. Dan is an absolute diamond and offers great constructive feedback as well as bringing out the best in the material you’re recording. Couldn’t be happier with the end result we… Continue reading Liam Jeffrey, Underground Empire

Liam Jeffrey, Underground Empire

“An amazing recording experience with Dan Willett. He is very patient, hardworking and has a great musical insight. He will get the best performances out of you and provide his professional musical opinion to help fine tune your compositions. I would recommend Univibe studios to any band looking for a top notch, radio worthy recording.”

Richard Worsey, Seventh Syndicate

“One of the best studios I’ve ever recorded in. Very friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Dan definitely knows what he’s doing when it comes to recording your band/instrument/solo act so you will always come away with a great sounding record. Highly recommended!“

Tom Murray, MUTT

“Great Studio and equipment! Dan the engineer is a top guy and a great recording engineer/producer. The finished songs always sound badass and professional. Would definitely recommend Univibe to any band out there looking to get some really good and professional sounding songs. My Band is currently recording our EP/album there and we are stoked… Continue reading Paul McCameron, Gruel

Paul McCameron, Gruel

“Been using Univibe since 2009. Excellent rates and end product has always impressed me. Dan is excellent engineer and provides an encouraging environment!”

Craig Smith

“Univibe is relaxed, professional & flexible. Dan Willett is one of the best engineers/producers/musicians I’ve worked with. We had fun seeing and hearing the ideas come to life.”

Nix Dadry

“Superb place. Superb recordings and Dan is a superb engineer. Always worked with him when recording and always been happy with the end result.“

Paul Beaumont, Wood & Nails

“I have recorded at Univibe studios with Dan for nearly 3 years on several occasions. Very high quality recordings with amazing producing skills, really relaxed environment to make the whole process more comfortable and easy. Wouldn’t go anywhere else!”

Matt Stephenson, MythCity

“Univibe and the guys there are awesome! I would recommend this place everytime, the facilities are superb. I’d also recommend Dan Willett, he’s a top guy who really really knows his stuff when it comes to music and recording, plus he always considers your needs and puts in his own input and ideas. Like I… Continue reading Stephen Calt, Underground Empire

Stephen Calt, Underground Empire

“Great recording experience. Dan is very creative and full of good ideas. We would highly recommend!”

Karpet Kickers

“We recorded our debut EP at Univibe, with Dan Willett. Absolutely amazing experience and result. Dan is as much behind (possibly even more!) our sound as we are. His attention to detail, his technical know-how, and the sheer brilliance of his suggestions brought our songs to a whole new level. Everything is crisp and fat… Continue reading Electric Tuxedo

Electric Tuxedo

“Great studio with a fantastic engineer Dan who will take care of your recording, mixing needs and generally very helpful on projects from start to finish.”

Ed Barnfield

“Top quality recordings by a top quality guy. That is all. Many Thanks Dan!“

Ollie Schaunig

“I am currently mid-way through recording an EP with my band “Gruel” With Sound Engineer Dan Willett. Not only is Dan an incredibly competent and knowledgeable Sound Engineer. . . . He is an out-and-out Dude!! Who has made the recording process fun and relaxing, whilst remaining professional. Dan has also helped our band achieve… Continue reading Steven Gilligan, Gruel

Steven Gilligan, Gruel

“My band recorded a couple of tracks with Dan at Univibe in Dec 2015, I’ve recorded stuff at loads of different studios over the years but Dan is head and shoulders above the rest! Looking forward to getting back in the studio in the near future.”

Ollie Bennett, MUTT