What is shmu?

Station House Media Unit (shmu), established as a charity in 2003, is one of the core cultural organisations in Aberdeen, and is at the forefront of Community Media development in Scotland, supporting residents in the seven regeneration areas of the city in radio and video production, traditional and on-line publications, music production and digital inclusion. The organisation also supports other disadvantaged communities, both geographic and communities of interest, with an employability and training arm and a programme for offenders, both pre and post release.

Latest news

The BIG Move

Work to extend the existing shmuHQ building is well underway and staff and volunteers are all settled in at our temporary home.

Date added: 14/11/2017

57 North Presents: Before Stories

This week on 57° North Presents, we're delighted to feature Before Stories! They will appear live on the show on Monday the 30th of October from 8-10pm, playing tracks from their across their latest EP To Fill These Lungs, and filling us in on all things Before Stories.

Date added: 30/10/2017

Support shmu

There are many opportunities for individuals, organisations and other partners to support our work. Whether you are interested in sponsoring an individual to undertake a life changing course or you want to invest in our broader community based development we are always delighted to talk through the many options available at shmu. shmuTRADE is the commercial arm of shmu, offering ‘ethical’ services with a tiered pricing structure. Services include video production, graphic design, sound recording and Internet based services.