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SKapade Studios

Unit 3, 80 Castlegreen Street, Dumbarton, Dumbarton, United Kingdom
Music Production Studio



SKapade Studios is an award-winning music studio for music DJs/producers, headed up by the industry's most notable artists. | Music | Media | Education SKapade Studios is your number 1 studio in Scotland for dance music creation. Founded in 2015 by Stephen Kirkwood, Stephen is joined by 'in house' producers Stuart Mclellan (2nd Phase) James Slaven, Jacque Saravante, Craig Hughes and Nico Mendez. As well as management and studio team Steven Galloni, Jack Dyer, Claire Hart, Reiss Armstrong and Iain Montgomery. Combined the team at SKapade Studios have the knowledge to deliver. No matter your skill level we can help you turn your musical ideas into reality.

We have worked with some of the worlds biggest record labels such as Spinnin Records, Ministry of Sound, Black Hole Records, UM Records, Erase Recordings and many more. When you come to SKapade Studios you won't leave disappointed.

One 2 One Tuition
Mixing & Mastering
Writing & Arrangement
Skype call learning
Podcast Production
Acoustic & Band Recording
Radio Jingles & Soundbites


Previous guests of the SKapade Livestream; Somnus have just released their first ever vinyl EP on their label Modula Records! Featuring some solid minimal grooves from the likes of Maksy, Steve Butcher, Mehlor & Ross McCormack The EP is now on Pre-sale on Decks Records! Grab it while you still can 💃💃💃 #SKapade #Modula #Label

The BASSment lads have booked a very special guest in the form of James Zabiela for their next showcase event at the legendary Sub Club! We recently went to see the boys when they had SKapade resident Jacque Saravanté support them in January 🙌 Tickets are still available but are going fast, be sure to grab them or you may miss out on a special night! #SKapade #BASSment #Clubnight

We speak to SolvdMag owner and House DJ/Producer Alex Ranerro about his creative process, his latest Solvd event and how he got his start in the music scene... #SKapade #Exclusive #Interview

"I think that if you are just uploading random videos of your dogs then I don't think you are really a "Youtuber" 😂😂😂 Marleythirteen talks to us about the true meaning of being a "Youtuber" in the latest instalment of the SKapade podcast Link to full episode in the comments! #SKapade #MarleyThirteen #Podcast

🎹🎵🎶ATTENTION MUSIC PRODUCERS! 🎹🎵🎶 2nd Phase's new Tech Trance template for Ableton & Cubase is available now via the SKapade Studios website. They have put together a full track showing tips and techniques that help them build tracks that get signed to the likes of Armada Music, Damaged Records & Black Hole Recordings. So if you have been wondering what goes on behind our studio doors then check this out! Link > #skapadestudios

Glasgow Live caught up with our very own "Big Gal" aka Steven Galloni to talk about all things SKapade and everything in between :D #SKapade #Glasgow #Live #Interview

A massive thank you to the Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter for covering our story with Chris! Today is World Down Syndrome Day, so get on your odd socks and have a fantastic day everyone! 😁 Thanks to Craig Hughes for providing a photo of his lovely socks also 🧦 #WDSD18 #SKapade #DJ

This week we had our first ever podcast guest back for a 2nd time on the SKapade show! Milla has been making waves since his last visit and we can't wait to show you all what he has been up to! Stay tuned! 😎 #SKapade #Podcast #Milla

Last week we sat down with YouTube sensation Marleythirteen and chatted about what makes a "Youtuber", how to build a successful Youtube channel and how his pals eventually found out about his videos... Watch the full podcast below! #SKapade #Podcast #MarleyThirteen


Past guests of the SKapade Livestream and dons of the House music scene Matt McLarrie & Jonathan David have just teased their first ever release on their brand new label Cueca Recordings! They kick off the start of their label with an absolutely solid Tribal groover in the form of "Flamingo Hotel" with an equally as solid remix from man of the moment Hauswerks! Check out the preview of the EP below! #SKapade #Livestream #LabelSpotlight