"You don't find live rooms like this nowadays," Mr. Reinhard says. "It was built, shaped and modeled for voice amplification. You'd take a 100-watt stereo and play a movie through it, and it would sound like 1,000 watts."
"My old studio was a 1,000-square-foot cinder-block box," Mr. Reinhard explains. "It got the job done, but nothing about the space was special. It didn't stand out. The Grotto is different. It was like going into an old museum and turning it into something new."