Rob Lackie

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Jay Harmony

Dynamic singer/songwriter, Jay Harmony, is an artist to watch over the coming years. Jay Harmony has a unique and powerful voice describe by audiences across Canada, as soulful & sweet. Raspy, yet delicate, sassy yet classy, a versatile singer/songwriter, her performances will take your breath away!”

Jay has been in the studio working on a […]

Hammer Antics

The Hamilton-based rock outfit is currently in the studio recording a LP.
Michelle Owen, lead singer from rising rock band The Hammer Antics.

Ryerson Assignment Comes to River 16

Baillie Vickers dropped by the studio today for a quick write up on River 16 for her journalism program at Ryerson. While stopping by, she played a few tunes!

Ginger St. James having fun at River 16!

The Canadian Tenors

Anthony Mancini, musical director, and the band for the Canadian Tenors stopped by the studio for pre-production over a couple of days.

They were sounding great! Check out a clip of them rehearsing:

RK Media Production’s Ron Kuipers and CBC’s Diana Swain team up for project Smilezone

Ron Kuipers is the owner of RK Media (, a freelance producer and writer, ex-Winnipeg Jets sportscaster who has worked with CTV and CBC.
Ron was in recently with his wife  Diana Swain from CBC recording a voiceover for Smilezone (, a non-profit organization that specializes in creating “a place, space or case that can put a smile on […]

In A Song 2011 wins Cogeco Star Award in ‘Best Entertainment’ category

From TVCogeco’s In A Song website:

Studio In A Song 2011 was honoured in the TVCogeco 2012 province-wide Star Awards as the winner of the Entertainment category! Producer James Spalding would like to give thanks to all of our crew (Michelle & Michelle, Michael & Michael, Alex, Matt, William, Souren) the folks at River 16 Recording Studio (Rob, Steve, […]

Cinema 16 in the studio today!

Cinema 16 meets River 16 for upcoming documentary Oil to Water. Bill Anderson from Classical 96.3fm was the excellent talent (pictured right) with Cinema 16 owner Sandy Thomson (middle) and Melissa (left) from Pacific West.

In 1970, G.A. (Sandy) Thomson launched a small film production company, using a 16 mm Bolex camera. Cinema 16 write, direct and […]

New Album ‘Diesel & Peas’ from Ginger St. James

River 16 had the pleasure of hosting rockabilly sensation Ginger St James. The sassy songstress has been working on Diesel & Peas, her second full-length album here at the studio. Her band, including Snow-Heel Slim on guitar, Greg Brisco on keys, Darrel Lascelles on bass and Andre Tellier on drums, backed her up live in the room […]

Oakville Drummer Josh Fieldhouse Videos

New Video’s by Session Drummer Josh Fieldhouse recorded at River 16 are now up on youtube. Check them out and be sure to comment on them and share with your friends.

Video by Dave McWilliams

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