Planet Studios is Montreal’s Premier Neve/SSL Recording and Mixing facility. For over 15 years it has been the choice to world-renowned Producers, Engineers and Artists. A full-service, state of the art facility offering audio services from pre-production to recording, mixing & mastering. The 14 room studio facility consists of 3 main studios, a mastering room and 10 production suites.

Our studios offer a massive assortment of vintage and cutting edge equipment and a 80+ world class collection of microphones. The studios come complete with Grand pianos, Upright Pianos, an assortment of amplifiers and instruments. An award winning friendly staff of engineers, assistants, technicians and runners are always available. Planet provides its artists with beautiful, creative, private spaces that can accommodate both small and large groups, from writing teams to orchestras.

Our Team

Daniel Cinelli

E-mail Dan

Daniel Cinelli is an award winning Mixer/Engineer/Producer with over 20 years experience. He has mixed and engineered over 25 Platinum and Gold albums. Far beyond one genre, his work includes albums or songs featuring Prince, Lauryn Hill, Justin Bieber, One Republic, MIKA, Colbie Callait, Elton John, Wyclef Jean, The Fugees, David Usher, Peter Murphy, Nikki Yanofsky, Bruno Pelletier, Sylvain Cossette, Corneille, Roch Voisine, Eric Lapointe, Shy’m, K’maro and The Cirque du Soleil, among many others.

Daniel has recorded and mixed albums with various producers and engineers including Quincy Jones, Phil Ramone, Ryan Tedder, Wyclef Jean, Lawrence Manchester, Tony Maserati, Rob Kleiner, Phil Tan, Harmony Samuels, Luc Plamondon, and Elliot Scheiner.

Daniel was awarded a Juno Award in 2007 for his mixing of The McDade’s album Bloom (Roots and Traditional Album of the Year (Group).
He was also twice nominated for ADISQ Awards for Sound Recording and Mix of the Year.

In addition, Daniel has contributed his Producing and Engineering/Mixing skills to several popular films and television shows such as Cheaper by the Dozen (20th Century Fox), The Prince of Persia (Walt Disney Pictures), Dawson’s Creek, Party of Five, Summerland, Felicty and She Drives Me Crazy. He is a 2-time Canadian Songwriting Competition winner.

In 2001, Daniel opened Planet Studios, an award winning, world-class recording studio located in the heart of Montreal. Some of the artists that have recorded at Planet Studios include Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Simple Plan, Win Butler, MIKA, Sam Roberts, David Usher and Youssou N’Dour as well as world class engineers such as Paul Northfield (Rush, Dream Theater), Tony Platt (AC/DC, Cheap Trick, Bob Marley), Ross Hogarth (The Doobie Brothers, Jewel), Godfrey Diamond (Lou Reed, Luther Vandross) and Brian Howes (Hedley, Avril Lavigne, Simple Plan)

Pierre Girard (Recording Engineer)

Homage à Richard Desjardins, Enregistrement et mixage
Chances, Enregistrement et mixage
Dear Criminals, Live à l’église St-Jean Baptiste, Mixage
Le cirque du soleil, Tout écartillé, Enregistrement et mixage
Andréa Lindsay, Entre le Jazz et la java, Enregistrement et mixage
Steve Hill, Solo recordings vol. 3, Enregistrement et mixage
Jordan Officer, Blue Skies, Enregistrement et mixage
Philippe Brach, Portrait de famine, Enregistrement et mixage
Fred Fortin, Ultramar, Enregistrement et mixage
Yannick Rieu, Da li, Enregistrement et mixage
Thus Owls, Black Matter, Enregistrement et mixage
Josef and Erika, Mixage
Anique Granger, Aimer comme une émeute, Enregistrement et mixage 2014
Louis-Jean Cormier, Les grandes artères, Enregistrement et mixage 2014

Ghislain Brind’amour (Recording Engineer)

Maya Kodes – New Kode Vol1 (EP) – Mixer
Adam Dahan – Loose my Love (Single) – Mixer
Raphael Dirrado – Take My Hand (Single) – Mixer
David Thibault – Self titled (Album) – Engineer
Wesli – Immigrand (Album) – Mixer
Ricky J – Whatta night (Single) – Mixer
Ginette Reno – Fait moi de la tendresse (Album) – Engineer

Nicholas Roberge (Recording Engineer)

Trace & Miley Cyrus – Record/Mix
Jean Marc Couture – Record/Mix
Anik Jean – Record/Mix
Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 – Record/Mix
Robi Botos – Record
Matt Joly (mobile) – Record/Mix

Jacob Lacroix Cardinal (Assistant Engineer)

E-mail Jacob

Joel Massinon (Assistant Engineer)

E-mail Joel