Sunset Sound Recorders – Where Van Halen recorded their debut album
Sunset Sound Recorders, 6650 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
Over 200 Gold records have been recorded at this legendary studio including the Rolling Stones’ Exile On Main St, Van Halen’s first two albums, The Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds, The Doors’ debut album and Strange Days. Janis Joplin was scheduled to record here on the day she was found dead in her hotel room at the Landmark Motor Hotel. Other artists who have recorded here include Paul McCartney, Elton John, Led Zeppelin and hundreds more. The studio is still open and churning out hits today.
- Running With The Devil – Van Halen
- Wouldn’t It Be Nice – The Beach Boys
- Love Me Two Times – The Doors
- Tumbling Dice – The Rolling Stones
- Happy – The Rolling Stones