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AURORA, CO - JUNE 20: A close up of the soundboard in Seacrest Studios at Children's Hospital Colorado on June 20, 2014 in Aurora, Colorado.

Legendary New York recording studio The Power Station was sold recently to Berklee College of Music with the deal to be finalized on September 1.

Per Variety, the studio is closed for now and is expected to receive a number of upgrades.  While most expect the famed studio to reopen in some form in the near future, nothing has yet to be confirmed.

From a sheer historical standpoint, we sure hope The Power Stations reopens.  Many artists have recorded/mixed albums there.  In fact, you likely own an album that was made at The Power Station.  Check out our list of 13 classic rock albums, and let us know in the comments which albums you own!


Bruce Springsteen – The River (1980), Born In The USA (1984), Working On A Dream (2009)

Bruce Springsteen - Born in the U.S.A.

Bruce Springsteen's official music video for 'Born In The U.S.A.'. Click to listen to Bruce Springsteen on Spotify: As featured on The Album Collection, Vol. 1 (1973-1984).


Rolling Stones – Tattoo You (1981)

The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up - Official Promo

The official promo video for the Rolling Stones' 'Start Me Up', directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg. Released in 1981, the song was a number one hit and the lead single from Tattoo You. The song was written by Jagger/ Richards, produced by the Glimmer Twins and features Mick Jagger on lead vocals, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood on guitars, Charlie Watts on drums and Bill Wyman on bass.


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