Welcome to Mars (Music Art Recording Studios) website!  We would like to show you around the place a bit and tell you about our equipment, prices, policies etc. Mars has been in the recording business since 1975. We are located in the Santa Cruz County Aptos foothills of California, on the beautiful Monterey Bay coastline!!. We specialize in all aspects of professional recording, from commercial productions to private bands to multimedia presentations etc. The pages that follow will provide you with information about the services we offer. If you have any general questions, or would like additional information, please contact us

What’s New

Songwriters Showcase is at the Britannia Arms from February to May every Tuesday!

Sign up form with rules and regulations here. Please also complete the Songwriter Bio here and the Scoresheet here before arriving at the venue.

Telly Award