Recording, Mixing & Mastering Studio

About SMP

Showplace Music Productions brings well-rounded creative and skilled industry experience to the table between partners Ben Elliott and Joni Forte.

In addition to our own recordings, films and events, SMP can help you turn your creative visions into reality from the project’s conception through its production and manufacturing.  In our spacious and professional studios we can help guide you with your recordings, documentaries, videos, tutorials, commercials, voice-overs and more.  We handle the details leaving more room for you to be creative.

Services We Offer
  • Consulting – We’ll discuss your project with you and provide a course of action
  • Producing/Directing – We’ll work with you to make your project happen
  • Coordinating – Musicians, celebrities, artwork, photographers, manufacturing
  • Entertainment Booking – From regional to A-list Artists for private and public events, any budget or genre

Our Current Projects

Thank You Les –  A timeless and historic 21-track analog recording and high definition feature length documentary tribute to guitar innovator and inventor, Les Paul. In collaboration with Les’ legendary long-time sideman Lou Pallo, this project’s featured guests include Keith Richards, Steve Miller, José Feliciano, Slash, Billy F. Gibbons (ZZ Top), Bucky Pizzarelli, Nokie Edwards (The Ventures), Eddie Brigati (Young Rascals), Blondie Chaplin (Rolling Stones/Beach Boys), Arlen and Lexie Roth, Melinda Doolittle (American Idol), Jon Paris, Bob Leive and past/present members of Les Paul’s Trio.  Venture inside the sessions and hear interviews with the artists.  Cherish the unique recording.  Click here for further info


Jersey Guitar Mafia – They’ve banded together, strings loaded, to record a tasty assortment of Italian favorites to enjoy for years to come. They’re the crown jewel guitarists of the NY jazz scene.  The Who’s Who of wood and steel. The Italian guys from across Hudson who have worked with Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Elvis Presley, Les Paul, Johnny Mathis and countless giant Stars, in addition to being Stars in their own right.  They are Jersey Guitar Mafia.  Enjoy 15 Italian classics as only they can deliver.  Click here for further info




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