berkeley 2




Air Conditioned Rooms


Days per Year


Years Experience

Berkeley 2 Studios is the UK’s largest rehearsal studio facility based in Glasgow, Scotland. Established 40 years ago, with 14 professionally equipped and air conditioned rehearsal rooms available. We can provide equipment for hire for rehearsals and have a range of accessories for sale. There is also full fibre wireless broadband available throughout the building.


Berkeley 2 was founded in 1983, and has consistently played an important role in nurturing Scottish artists, and providing touring artists from around the globe access to a spacious, comfortable, and reliable rehearsal facility, in the heart of Glasgow.

All 14 rooms, come fully equipped as standard with top of the line equipment, that is well maintained, and effortless to use. Our rooms also contain individual temperature controls, ventilation, and adjustable lighting to create the perfect ambience.

We sell a range of accessories including drum sticks, strings, plectrums and straps. We also hire cymbals, keyboards, amplifiers, guitars and cables for every session. See our equipment list for full details.

We are covertly located near Scotland’s largest indoor arena, the SSE Hydro, with our own private car park and secure access to and from the building. Throughout our numerous years, we have welcomed many famous faces, from Beyonce, Robert Plant, Slash, to The 1975. Check out our clients section to see more.


Each of our rooms is ventilated and air conditioned. The lighting is adjustable, allowing you to create the atmosphere you are looking for.


  • PA

    NEXO PS15 Vocal PA, powered by CROWN 3600VZ / 2400 AMPS. - NEXO PS15 or GAE Monitors, powered by CROWN 3600VZ / 2400 AMPS. - MIDAS Venice 24 Channel Desk. - 3x Shure SM58 Vocal Microphones. - Vocal Effects - TC Electronic M.One, Yamaha REV500, Alesis Midiverb III

  • Drumkit

    Pearl Master Series, 5 Piece Drum Kit - 10", 12", 14" Rack and Floor Toms, 22". - Kick Drum, Power Driver Kick Pedal and 14" Snare - 4x Cymbal Stands with felts and wing nuts, High Hat stand with clutch

  • Guitar Amps

    2x Marshall JCM 900 or 2000 with 4x12" Cabinet and Footswitch Also available - Roland Jazz Chorus, Boss Katana, Fender DeVille and Marshall Origin 50

  • Bass Amps

    Aguilar, Ashdown, EBS, or Ampeg SVT - II / CL with 8x10" Cabinet

  • Keyboard Amp

    Roland KC550, Peavy KB300 - Keyboard Stands & Conductor Stands

  • Ambiant Lighting

    Master lighting and dimmer lights

  • Air Conditioning

    Remote controlled Air Conditioning and individual room ventilation


Rehearsal Rates

Prices start from: £30 

Opening Hours

• Monday – Friday – 10am – 12am
• Saturday –  10am – 9:30pm
• Sunday – 11:30am – 9:30pm


4 full days (96 hours) notice is required for cancellations. Cancellations after this time must be paid in full.

For Hire

(rehearsals only, book in advance to guarantee, prices per 3hrs)

• Sabian/Zildjian Cymbals – £10
• Fender USA Strat/Telec – £10
• Vintage bass guitar – £10
• Korg D1 – Electronic Piano with     Sustain Pedal – £10
• Roland RD700 electric piano with sustain pedal – £10

Free Parking

Limited availability – 

On street parking available, subject to Glasgow City Council rates.  

Food & Drink

A selection of snacks, soft drinks, tea and coffee is available in the studio vending machines.



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