Music label focused on jazz, folk and classical music
Indies Happy Trails
Rustical Records is a Czech record label that has developed a fusion of alternative, new and rich traditional music from across the world. We are a fully equipped professional recording studio based in Brno and provide live and studio recording, mixing, mastering, and release of World Music.
Rustical Records was formed in 2016 by musician (producer) performer Pavel Smid and the devoted audiophile Martin Piro. Its primary purpose is to create a melting point for musicians across the world and to give an opportunity to make unthinkable real.
In summer 2019 was released King’N’Doom project feat. Cheikh Lô including many guests from west Africa (Hawa ‘Kassé Mady’ Diabaté, Thomas Guei, Mamadou and Moustafa Kouyate, etc.) and Czech Republic.
fully equipped professional recording studio
live & studio recording, mixing, mastering, releasing... of World Music
SONO Records studio
SONO Records studio is quite simply one of the best recording studios in Europe, located in the beautiful countryside, only 20 minutes from Prague, and the airport is only 15 minutes away by car. The residential studio complex provides 3000 square meters for musicians, writers and producers to work in and create recordings of the highest quality last 30 years.The studio complex includes pre-production suites, a cozy hotel, restaurant, bar, day rooms and a garden to relax in.
SONO Records studio works closely with the publishing house Glitterbeat and the albums they created together won the Womex Award several times. Clients who worked on their albums in SONO studio are: Tamikrest, Noura Mint Seymali, Aziza Brahim, Samba Touré, Bassekou Kouyate, Fofoulah and others.
Satisfied customers over the years have also included David Bowie, Joss Stone, Nazareth, Gypsy Kings, Julian Lennon, Living Colour, Glen Hansard, The Levellers, Mike Stern, Limp Bizkit and G Love and Special Sauce. SONO has also catered for many different genres, as diverse as film and classical music, rock bands , jazz and dance music artists and world music artists.
The studio has also been popular with the most successful Czech bands and musicians -Lucie, Kabát, Marta Topferová, Invisible Word, Iva Bittová, David Dorůžka, Organic Quartet, Tomáš Liška, Radek Baborák, Vertigo and many others.