Equipment

Equipment

Recording suite:

  • Tascam DM 4800 fully automated console.
  • Apple Mac Pro 8 core with 16gb ram and solid state system drive
  • 8TB hard drive storage
  • Avid Protools 10 & 12
  • Apple Logic Pro
  • Huge plugin library
  • Huge sample library

Monitors:

  • Genelec 1031A
  • Yamaha NS10

Outboard:

  • Avalon 737sp valve channel
  • Focusrite ISA 430 producer pack
  • SPL Gold Mike valve preamp
  • Drawmer 1960 valve preamp and compressor
  • Joe Meek SC2.2 opto compressor
  • Joe Meek mic matching preamp
  • Focusrite Red 2 equaliser
  • Fostex Pro CD recorder
  • Primera Bravo Pro CD publisher
  • ACARD 5 x CD duplicator tower

Microphones:

  • Neumann TLM 103 condenser mic
  • Neumann KM184 condenser mics X 2
  • AKG 414 condenser mics X 2
  • AKG Blueline condenser mic
  • AKG D112 bass drum mic
  • Rode Classic valve mic
  • Rode NT2 condenser mic
  • Rode NT3 condenser mics X 2
  • Beyerdynamic Opus drum mics X 5
  • Shure SM58 dynamic mics X 4
  • Shure SM57 dynamic mics X 2
  • Shure Beta 58 dynamic mics X 2
  • Shure Beta 57 dynamic mic
  • Various stereo and ribbon mics

Headphones:

  • Beyerdynamic DT150 headphones X 6
  • Beyerdynamic DT100 headphones X 4

Backline:

  • Fender Princeton Recording Amp
  • Laney VC15 valve combo
  • Mesa Boogie Express 5:25 valve combo
  • Line 6 AxSys 212 modeling combo
  • Line 6 Pod XT
  • Markbass CMD 121P bass combo
  • Bogner Duende 1×10 boutique valve combo

Guitars:

  • Fender Jag bass guitar
  • Fender Eric Clapton Stratocaster
  • Ibanez 1978 Artist
  • Italia Mondial semi acoustic
  • Italia Maranello 61 semi acoustic
  • Line 6 Variax modelling guitar
  • Gretsch Duo Jet
  • Gretsch Jet Firebird
  • Lowden custom acoustic
  • Rob Armstrong custom acoustics X 3
  • Rob Armstrong custom 12 string acoustic
  • Maton Mini Maton acoustic
  • Vintage Gordon Giltrap acoustic
  • Nylon string electro acoustic
  • Jazz box semi acoustic

Drums:

  • Sonor 3005 maple drum kit
  • Gretsch COB vintage brass snare
  • Turkish, Paiste & Zildjian hand made cymbals

Keyboards:

  • 88 key semi weighted master keyboard
  • 3 octave midi controller keyboard
  • Extensive virtual instrument and sample libraries
  • Zender upright acoustic piano
  • Vox Continental 300 vintage organ
  • Hohner Pianet T vintage electric piano
  • Hammond M102 valve organ with Leslie 145 valve rotary speaker (the Whiter Shade Of Pale organ!)

Misc:

  • Various percussion including bongos, cajon and djembe