Studio A Gear

Board

  • Soundcraft 8000 40-channel, 8-buss console

Monitors

  • KRK ROKIT 8
  • Yamaha NS10
  • Altec 604-E “Big Red”

Digital Recording

  • Cockos Reaper DAW with RME Hammerfall DSP linked to Alesis HD24 Converters
  • Pro Tools HD8 with 96i 16-channel interface

Analog Recording

  • Tascam ATR-80 (2″ 24-track)
  • MCI JH-24 (2″ 24-track)
  • 3M M-56 (This machine can run 2″ 16-track or 1″ 8-track tapes)
  • Studer A810 (1/4″ 2-track)

Microphones

  • (4) Neumann U67 Tube Condenser
  • (3) Neumann U87 Condenser
  • Neumann U47 FET Condenser
  • Neumann SM-69 Stereo Tube Condenser
  • Neumann KM53 Small Diaphragm Tube Condenser
  • Neumann KM85i Small Diaphragm Condenser
  • Neumann KM86i Small Diaphragm Condenser
  • Neumann KM88i Small Diaphragm Condenser
  • (4) RCA 44-BX Ribbon
  • (4) RCA 77-DX Ribbon
  • (2) AKG C-414 Condensor (Vintage with C12 capsules)
  • AKG C-414-EB Condenser
  • AKG D112 Dynamic
  • Bees Neez Jade Tube Condenser
  • Sennheiser MD441 Dynamic
  • (2) Sennheiser MD421 Dynamic
  • Sennheiser e609 Dynamic
  • (2) Shure SM81 Small Diaphragm Condenser
  • (2) Shure SM57 Dynamic
  • (3) Shure Beta 58 Dynamic
  • (2) Shure Unidyne 545S Dynamic
  • Electro Voice RE20 Dynamic
  • (4) Electro Voice RE15 Dynamic
  • Electro Voice RE10 Dynamic
  • Electro Voice M-43-U Dynamic
  • Beyerdymanic M500 Ribbon
  • (2) Altec 639A Ribbon
  • Turner Dynamic U93

Outboard Preamps

  • (8) Universal Audio 1008A Tube Preamps
  • (2) Ampex MX10 Tube Preamps
  • (2) Ampex Solid State Preamps
  • (4) Musicol In-House Tube Preamps, made by engineer Adam Smith
  • (3) Musicol In-House Tube Preamps, made by engineer/owner John Hull (and used on the first Musicol console in 1966)

Outboard Dynamics

  • (3) Urei 1176N Compressor Limiter
  • Urei Teletronix LA-3A Compressor Limiter
  • Gates SA-39B Tube Compressor
  • Altec 438A Compressor
  • (2) dbx 160A Compressor
  • (2) FMR Audio RNC Compressor
  • Drawmer M500 Compressor
  • Audimax 4440A Broadcast Limiter
  • Stereo SSL-style Compressor
  • Aphex Studio Dominator
  • Focusrite Platinum Mix Master (Stereo Multiband Compressor, EQ, Expander and Limiter)

Outboard Reverb and Delay

  • Studio Tech EcoPlate Plate Reverb
  • Lexicon Model 200 Digital Reverberator
  • Klark-Teknik DN780 Digital Reverberator
  • Alesis Quadraverb

Outboard EQ

  • (2) Pultec EQP-1A3 Tube Equalizer
  • Cinema Engineering 4031B Passive Program Equalizer
  • (2) UTC 3A Passive Equalizer

Computer Plugins

  • Valhalla DSP (Plate, Room, Vintage Verb, UberMod Echo)
  • Fabfilter Pro-Q2 (EQ)
  • Stillwell Rocket (Compressor)
  • Tokyo Dawn Labs (Compressors, Limiters, EQ)

Instruments (Please call ahead to notify the studio that you will be using any of these instruments, rental fee may apply)

  • 1963 Baldwin Model F grand piano (piano tuning fee may apply)
  • Hammond Organ and Leslie 31H Tallboy Speaker Cabinet
  • Gretsch Catalina Club Drum Set (22×20 kick drum, 12×8 rack tom, 16×14 floor tom plus hardware; Drummers need to bring snare drum, kick pedal, cymbals, sticks, etc. – Rental fee may apply)