What does being Approved by SAG Mean?

TravSonic Studios is currently an approved SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild) Audio House in St. Louis which is in compliance with safety protocols for audio recording and production. Our facility is Approved to host SAG members for in-studio recording sessions.

During the pandemic, many production studios for audio and film closed temporarily or had to implement strict restrictions for COVID procedures. TravSonic was the first and only few audio studios in Missouri to pass SAG’s approved audio house procedures.

TravSonic Studios has passed SAG’s health and safety standards which are thorough. We are proud to have met the high safety standards and to serve the St. Louis chapter of SAG for audio recording.

About SAG

SAG-AFTRA represents approximately 160,000 actors, announcers, broadcast journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stunt performers, voiceover artists, and other media professionals.

To learn more about our COVID-19 procedures and protocols visit


 Note: This free promotion has ended and this article serves as an archive of the event.

It’s time for the free audio plugin giveaway in April. For a limited time, the iZotope Ozone 9 Elements plugin is free through April 30, courtesy of Sweetwater. We saw the promotion and thought it was too good to be true. But, upon filling out the name and email form on the Sweetwater website, the activation code was automatically sent. This is a great gift at a time when almost all artists and audio engineers are at home for the COVID-19 lockdown. Enjoy this free plugin and get to mastering your tracks!

About iZotope Ozone 9 Elements

iZotope’s Ozone 9 Elements is a mastering plugin that will transform your unfinished mix into a polished sounding master. How does it work? The suite of essential mastering tools is equipped with intelligent AI processing and hand full of new features.


It was a jam-packed and collaborative evening at the Medici MediaSpace open house on March 12th in St. Louis, MO. All the studios, offices, and business professionals opened their doors to showcase the vast services the facility has to offer with abundant talent. 

The open house did not only showcase the staff and members, but it also contributed to showcasing great local businesses that catered to the event such as restaurants, beverage service, and much more. Bobbo’s Tocos offered a great fusion taste-bud treat for the event to launch the brand taste test.

A business card raffle was held to give away a one-month membership allowing individuals to experience all services and amenities.

Medici MediaSpace is a co-working space that provides a consistent, viable, and collaborative environment for business opportunities. Members share resources and ultimately thrive by collaborative networking. It is a community of professionals that brings something to the table with unlimited potential. The facility houses every aspect of production, business, and artistry with a creative open environment.

With over 200 members utilizing the facility to operate their local businesses, many of the members are drawn to the collaborative expertise and talent within the community. Members have access to strategy meetings, business consulting services such as marketing, law, accounting, coaching, to creative fields such as fine arts, book writing, podcasting, and media makers.

Aaron Reppert, the founder of TravSonic Studios which is housed in Medici, showcased its vast projects for film, TV, and broadcast. The studio has facilitated projects for TV, independent films, and top-grossing Hollywood motion pictures for leading entertainment companies.

The media studio space was remodeled recently which features an audio post-production suite, recording studio, green screen cyc, photo studio and staff offices.

If you couldn’t attend the open house, Medici is always available for tours and to meet with you. Visit for more information.

Open House Gallery

TravSonic had the pleasure to record the Retrospective II concert featuring songs from Coryell’s career, and performed at Yoshi’s in Oakland on June 23, 2012.

This concert will be included as a bonus feature to the Larry Coryell Retrospective Redux documentary produced by Daniel E. Meza.

TravSonic is pleased to have mixed the audio for the Google’s “Christmas Search Tips” music video. This fun video was made and stars Google employees.

Lyrics by: Matt Kane, Google Content and User Education Specialist and hip hop enthusiast.
Music by: Ranidu, Google Business Systems Integrator and musician.
Video produced with the help of our friends at Seedwell.
Audio Mixed and Mastered by: Aaron Reppert of TravSonic Studios.

TravSonic recorded the finals of the 2010 “Walk the Plank” competition. 95 comedians entered the year contest and 1st place tied close with Kevin Munroe & Tim Dufrisne, 2nd Place Sam Davidoff and 3rd Place Jules Posner.

Hosted by the Godfather of Bay Area Comedy Tony Sparks, this night was filled with great comics, laughs and food.

TravSonic recorded Robert Duchaine at the Punchline in San Francisco December 7th and 8th for his upcoming live CD ‘Offensive…And Not In A Good Way’.


Robert Duchaine is a surly misanthrope. His sarcastic social commentary pokes fun at a myriad of topics including race, religion, and relationships.

He’s been kicked out of every organization he was ever forced to join, from the Cub Scouts to the U.S. Army, and fired from every job he ever finagled. Robert finally found a refuge where he can make his own rules – the stand-up comedy stage.

Now an established national touring headliner, Robert performs regularly in Las Vegas show rooms, colleges, comedy clubs and concert venues. Duchaine is also involved in avant-garde theater and independent film. Robert’s unique perspective fuels an act that pushes the envelope. Duchaine is candid, entertaining, and always hilarious!

TravSonic recorded stand up comic Kevin Shea at the San Francisco Punchline Comedy Club August 30, 2010 for his new comedy CD.  It was a full house and laughs just kept coming.  Reggie Steele also opened the night for Kevin.

The CD is now out titled “I Like to Cuddle” which is now on itunes.  Click Here

Visit Kevin Shea’s website

Past Event Recording Details:

Location: San Francisco Punchline
When: August 30, 2010
Show Start Time: 8pm


Today the SSL 9064J mixing console arrived for Freq Lab Recording and we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to lend a hand in the big move. Shipped from Nashville, this will be just a handful of J series SSL mixing consoles in San Francisco & the Bay Area. This console features 62 channels with automated faders.

We will help out installing the console for the next week. For more information on studio bookings for the console go to

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Hosted by McKay Garner, this BARMMAP event featured Matt Boudreau from Broken Radio who gave drum mixing and fixing techniques.

Held at the SAE Institute in San Francisco 7-20-10, this event was compiled of students and professionals alike.

Streamed live on the web, BARMMAP was open to the public outside of the event which gave others opportunity to join in.

Matt Boudreau giving Q&A - Photo by McKay Garner