Buy a Singer experience at Gift Daze recording studios

The Singer Silver Plus experience

RRP £74.99 £60

Save! 20% Off

Record 2 songs
1½ hour session
For 1 singer
Backing tracks
Music Web Page
1 Souvenir CD
Voucher valid to 1st March 2019

The Singer Silver Plus recording experience is an extended session based on our Singer Silver, but allows the recording of two songs. 

We'll record a number of takes and any drop-ins required to reach those high notes. The producer will then mix the track, comping (chopping together) all the various vocal takes to produce an excellent quality sounding track. We'll utilise our arsenal of top notch signal processors to adjust how the vocal sits with the music, before mastering it ready for making the end product.

Once both tracks have been recorded and mixed, we'll produce a souvenir CD complete with your tracks mastered on to it. Your CD will have the singers photograph on, complete with your stage/act name. A brilliant keep-sake,  and you can purchase more on the day as a perfect gift for friends and family!

An exclusive Music Web Page will be created where you can stream and download your music as MP3s, as well as downloading the high resolution picture we took for your CD print. Perfect for sharing with friends and family - wherever they are!

Gift Daze recording experiences in our Tunbridge Wells Kent studios

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General info

Personalised gift voucher 

Add an experience to the basket, and use the personalisation panel to write your own greeting. The 'Save' button appears when you add or amend text in the fields provided. Once saved you can 'View and check' to see your gift voucher in full. You can make any amount of adjustments to get the message just right. You can also choose your postage and instant download/print options in the shopping basket before purchasing through the checkout.

Souvenir CD 

We start each experience with a photo shoot so that manufacturing of your unique, personalised CD artwork can begin. You'll take home your CD(s) at the end of your session.

Your exclusive Music Web Page 

Every experience and party purchase now includes a Music Web Page. At the end of the session, recordings from our artist for the day are uploaded and  can be securely accessed for streaming playback, or as downloadable MP3s - instantly. The perfect way to share with friends and family - wherever they may be! We'll also upload the high resolution picture we took in our photo studio - perfect for taking prints from. There's a hit counter too that shows how many visits your Music Web Page has had over it's indefinite time online!

Video DVD 

An optional real-time DVD of the recording studio session is available under the options tab in the shopping basket whilst making your purchase. The video is unedited capturing every moment of the performance including out-takes and the producers comments.

Purchase extras on the day

You can order more Souvenir CDs and Video DVDs whilst at the studios. Just let the engineer know what you'd like in addition to what you'll already receive as part of your experience with us.  

The Green Room
The Green Room

The Green Room is provided for your comfort. You can watch the experience via our TV and monitor camera, fed directly from the recording studios. An adjoining kitchen is provided with complimentary tea, coffee and squashes.

Spectators

We allow up to four spectators to come and watch from the comfort of the Green Room. Please enquire if you want to bring more.

Photography

You are welcome to bring a camera to our studios and take some snaps in the live room  with our expensive microphones as props! Just ask your recording engineer when the best time is to do so. Don't forget we take a high resolution picture in our photographic studio for printing on  the souvenir CD(s) that are taken home.

Videography

You are welcome to video your session from our studio control room, or Green Room. A video from inside the live room whilst the recording artist is performing can be purchased on the day, or ordered in advance after adding an experience to the shopping basket.

Age

The minimum age for any of our experiences is 6, and for parties it's 6 turning 7. Their is no maximum age - 97 is the record set to date! Under 14s must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.

Studio opening times 

We are open 7 days a week. Monday to Fridays between 9am and 7pm, Saturday 9am to 6pm and Sunday 10am to 6pm.

Upgrade an experience

Use the gift voucher to log in or click Redeem on our home page, and just pay the difference to upgrade to another experience.

Backing tracks

Backing tracks

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We supply professional quality backing tracks for your singing experience or party session.

Whether it's a charting topping hit from the past, or a fresh tune currently being played on the Radio 1 playlist, we're sure to have the track. You can find karaoke versions of tracks (include the term 'karaoke') to rehearse with on iTunes, Spotify or YouTube.

 

 

FAQ

 

Where do I find the lyrics?

A good source for finding your chosen songs lyrics is azlyrics.com.

It's important to come to our studio armed with all the lyrics of your chosen songs printed on sheet paper ( include a copy of the lyrics for each singer participating). They'll be placed on a music stand in front of the singer and cannot be turned so only print on 1 side of the paper.

 

Can I bring my own karaoke tracks to the studio?

You are more than welcome to bring your own backing tracks on CD, iPod or memory stick. You can also buy your own tracks at various vendors, including Sunfly Karaoke & Ameritz.

 

Can we remove the vocals off an original recording?

Removing vocals from the artists original song can sometimes be done but the process badly effects the music and the quality ends up being sub-standard. We do not use or recommend this process in our recording experiences nor does it comply with copyright laws and other regulations set by MCPS.

Reviews

Len

Singer Platinum - 5th December 2017

"I think it was a fantastic experience, friendly and professionally done. I would have no hesitation in recommending GIFT DAZE (Recording Experience Gifts) to my friends."

Taya

Singer Silver Plus - 2nd December 2017

"I have returned after an experience I did last year and enjoyed it so much again this time. Rob is brilliant and helped me relax and do the best I could. Thank you! "

Linda

Singer Diamond - 29th November 2017

"I had a very memorable birthday treat - enjoyed it very much. Joe was absolutely friendly and encouraging and amusing!!! : )"

The Barratt Tones

Singer Platinum - 25th November 2017

"Had a fabulous time! Sung our hearts out and laughed a lot. "

Ian & Mel

Singer Gold - 19th November 2017

"A fun experience. The gift was well received and requested again for next Christmas! "

Sophie

Singer Gold Plus - 10th November 2017

"That the experience was incredible and the man I had was very polite to all that came with me to this visit. Also the studio was welcoming to all, I love it so much!"

Anna & Brooke

Singer Gold - 4th November 2017

"Coming to Gift Daze was a really great experience. We got to use amazing tech. A really nice man named Joe guided us. It was really fun! I would definitely recommend this experience!"

Olivia

Singer Platinum - 2nd November 2017

"Fantastic!"

Ian

Singer Diamond - 1st November 2017

"Absolutely loved the experience. Joe was fantastic, really helpful, put me at ease very quickly - Will definitely return, soon."

Tom

Singer Gold - 28th October 2017

"Great experience, really patient with me and really enjoyed the few hours. Would recommend. Huge thank you to Rob who made my day."

See hundreds more reviews on our testimonials page

Demo listen

Indi Brown sings 'Iris'
Tori sings 'Make You Feel My Love'
Laura sings 'Unbreak My Heart'
Chris sings 'The A Team'
Brittany sings 'Part Of That World'
Amy sings 'Hurt'

Videos

Delivery & booking

Download your Gift Card immediately 

Every delivery option includes a downloadable version of your customised Gift Card.

Gift Card delivery 

Select one of the Royal Mail delivery options in the shopping basket or in the price tab above, ranging from free standard delivery (1 to 3 days) to Special Delivery™ next day sign for guaranteed. You will receive your Gift Card inside a metallic gold envelope.

Gift Card from Recording Experience Gifts

Studio opening times for experiences and parties 

Monday to Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 6pm
Sunday 10am to 6pm

We are open over school holidays and on bank holidays, except Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New years Day.

Weekend bookings activation

The prices displayed on this website include a weekend booking surcharge of 20% for weekend bookings as Saturdays and Sundays are 'peek time' popular booking days.

Please remove the weekend booking surcharge if you do not require your booking on a weekend. To do so, simply de-activate under options in the shopping basket. This will save you money, and should you wish to activate weekend bookings at a later date, you can do so by logging in with your gift voucher.

Please note we cannot refund the weekend bookings surcharge should you choose to book your experience session on a weekday. 

Valid for 1 year

Our gift vouchers are valid for one year from the purchase date, and can be booked online. Just follow the simple instructions on the gift voucher and enter them in to the log in panel below.

Special Offer Every recording experience gift voucher card purchased is now valid for booking through to 1st March 2019
Offer ends 24/12/17 at Midnight

Book a session date

Using the details provided on the gift voucher, enter them below and book a session time and date to suit in our online diary system. Bookings can be made at any point whilst the voucher is valid, and a further one months grace is given providing you make the booking before the expiry date.

Purchase and book simultaneously

Add your experience choice to the basket, and under the options tab click Pre-book your experience session date now. You'll be taken to our diary where you can choose a session time and date of your choice.

 
 

Preparation

Lyrics

Singers should always bring printed lyrics for their chosen songs, even if they can remember them off the top of their head - it may be that we start recording at certain points throughout the song and not just from the beginning making a hard copy invaluable. Find lyrics with our 'backing tracks' search tab above. If you've decided to record a duet then two copies of the lyric sheets will be required as we normally use one mic per singer - and on different sides of the live room!

Marking your lyrics

It's a good idea to mark your lyrics against the original singer and track. Mark notes such as how many beats before the singing starts, and where abouts is the instrumental sections are when you should not be singing. If you have quite lengthy lyrics then you could also mark points where the original singer breathes between words and lines.

Rehearsing

Backing tracks do not have any lead vocals to guide you through the song. Make sure that you are well rehearsed so as not to waste your allotted time on practicing or too many re-takes. YouTube is a great source of karaoke tracks to practice too. Also take a look at our Backing track page for more song information. Take a listen to the 'Vocal tips and exercises' tracks in the tab below.

Vocal exercises

Vocal Tips original audio CD

Get the best out of your recording experience. Below are 8 tracks recorded especially for Gift Daze by Jake Boyle of Vocalwise. 

Jake takes your through some simple processes including making the right song choices, breathing at the right places through the song, and some simple but effective vocal exercises.

Originally available on a free CD with every experience purchase from Gift Daze, you can now listen and practice with Jake right here on this web page.

01: Introduction
02: Learning a song
03: Learning from the singer
04: Even more useful tips
05: Breathing exercise
06: Simple warm up routine
07: Repeat warm up routine
08: Outro