About Substance Studios.

The essence of music and sound design at Substance weaves narratives, stirs feelings, hints at upcoming developments, and intensifies a story's purpose, atmosphere, and mood.

Substance, Inc. is an American company specializing in sound design, sound effects, sound editing, sound mixing, musical composition, recording and production.  Substance Studios is a division of DesignedByUs.org. Founded in 2011 in New York, New York, the Substance's main facilities are located at Aurora21, in Newburgh, NY.

Substance specializes in music, sound design, mixing, and audio post-production across multiple mediums and platforms. From the gathering of real-life, organic sounds to developing new techniques in sound presentation, to composing original music scores, Substance strives to be one of the world’s most innovative sound raconteurs — always eager to explore, create, learn and venture into the unknown.

At its heart, Substance at Aurora21 is a co-operative of audiophiles, musicians and artists who come together to collaborate in a unique environment dedicated to innovative storytelling.

Greenlit Productions & Projects

The Substance Library
The Substance Library is a full-service research department providing reference for radio, podcasts, film, television, video game and theater productions.

We Produce Podcasts & Streaming Media
We are producers of American Tempo, Designed By podcasts and JelloNonay on Twitch.

We Create Original Music
Currently, we're collaborating with Rachel Bickley on the creation of the groundbreaking album, seismic.


Interested in working together? Get in touch!

Substance at Aurora21

Hudson Valley Location
578 River Road
Newburgh, NY 12550
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