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It is currently located in a three-storey building at 20 Ringsend Road in DublinIreland. It was originally opened in by recording engineer, Brian Masterson on 22 Windmill Lane and subsequently relocated to its current location at 20 Ringsend Road, Dublin 4 where it still operates as one of Ireland's largest recording studios. Over the Exit - U2 - Graffiti Trouble of its history, it has been used by many notable artists.
It was originally used to record traditional Irish music, notably by Planxty. However, no Irish rock band recorded in the studios until U2. Clannad 's hit " Theme from Harry's Game Exit - U2 - Graffiti Trouble was recorded at the studios; this song propelled the band and their singer Moya Brennan into international territories. In contrast, other bands, such as Thin Lizzy or The Boomtown Ratswent to London or further afield to record their albums.
The studios were expanded in the s under the supervision of Andy Munro of Munro Acoustics. Much of the work was done specifically for U2's album The Joshua Tree. In the main studio moved to a new location on Ringsend Road, also in the Docklands. Following the move, the Windmill Survive!
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The post-production studios at Windmill Lane became the first building in Ireland to buy a Baselight colour grading system on 2 April Plans to construct a six-storey office block on the old site led to criticism from local resident groups in early September A plan was made to develop it into offices, retail spaces and residential units. The firm announced plans to retain a metre stretch of the studio wall famous for its fan graffiti.
Options for the future of the wall include recreating the wall in the atrium of the new Windmill Lane building, giving the wall to Dublin City Council, U2 or any other interested party for reconstruction or reuse in an alternative setting. Another possibility is donating the wall to a charity so that Exit - U2 - Graffiti Trouble can auction pieces of it to U2 fans around the world.
InWindmill Lane Studios relocated from its original base on Windmill Lane to its current location, about a kilometre further east on Ringsend Road, Dublin 4. Studio Two is known for being responsible for a high number of number-one albums, recorded by artists such as GabrielleKylie Minogue and The Spice Girls.
The studio remained empty from onwards, although reports circulated which linked Van Morrison with purchasing the studio for his own personal use that August. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A major contributor to this section appears to have a close connection with its subject. It may require cleanup to comply with Wikipedia's content policies, particularly neutral point of view. Please discuss further on the talk page.
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