the gear


The Core:

• 1978 MCI 428B – 24 channel console – 24 preamps w/ 3 band EQ

• 1978 MCI JH16 2' 24 track tape machine

• Focal Twin 6BE monitors

• Avantone Mixcube

• Antelope Orion 32+ AD/DA converters

 

• Pro Tools 12

• 2x UAD2 Quad Satellites  (incl. Studer, Fatso, EMT140, Manley, Pultec Pro, Ocean Way Sounds, Fairchild etc.)

• Hear Technologies “Hearback System” (digital monitoring system where each player is able to create their own mix on their own hub)

 

Microphones:

 Soyuz 017 (Russian Handmade Valve LDC)

AEA 44CE (RCA 44 replica)

 RCA 74B Jnr

 2 x Beyer M160 (w/ Steven Sank Mods)

Nuemann M149

• 2 x Coles 4038

• 2 x Gefell UM70 w/ MV 692 bodies

• STAM Fet 47

• Berliner U77 (Valve LDC)

• 2 x Beezneez Lulu Fet SDC

• 2 x Sure SM7b

• 2 x EV Re20

• EV Re320

• Beyerdynamic M88

• Peluso Ribbon

 

AEA R84

• Sony C38B

• Bock 195

• AKG D112

• 3 x Sennheiser MD421

• Sennheiser 902 kick mic

• 2 x Sennheiser 441

• 3 x SM57’s and 1 x SM58

• Beyerdynamic M201

 2 x AGK 451

• EV 635A

• SE Z300 (LDC)

• 2 x Clarion Axis 70 ribbons

• 2 x CAD M179’s

• 4 x PZMs

Outboard and DIs:

• Aurora Audio GTP8 (8 x Neve 1073 pre amps)

• 4 x JLM Baby Animal mic pre’s

• Sebatron 4000e (4 x valve mic pre’s)

• Fredenstien 10 Slot 500 series Lunchbox

• API 8 Slot 500 series Lunchbox

• 6 x Heritage Audio Jnr 73 500 series Preamps (Neve 1073 clone)

• Inward Connections “Brute” Opto compressor 500 series

• 2 x JLM 500 PEQ (Pultec Style EQ)

• 2 x CAPI VP25 preamp (vintage API copy)

• Serpent Audio SB4001 stereo VCA bus Compressor (SSL style)

• 2 x Retro Instruments Doublewide Vari-mu Compressors

• Neve 1073 LB 500 pre amp

• Neve 1073 500 EQ

• Hairball Bluestripe 1176

• 4 channel EMI (Aus) preamps

•2 x Distressors EL8-X 

 

•2 x Warm Audio EQP-WA (Pultec EQ)

• 2 x custom made Pultec clones

• Audio Valley Dynamite stereo compressor

• Roland Chorus Echo RE-301

• Roland Chorus Echo RE-501

• DBX 160A

• Rolad DEP 5 digital FX

2 x Warm Audio WA76 compressor (1176)

 Orban 622B Stereo EQ

• 2x Broadcast “Passive Link” Reamp

• Broadcast “Missing Link” active DI and reamp

• A Designs Reddi tube DI

• Aguilar Tube DI

• 2 x Behringer active DI’s

• GlennSound (BBC) 6 pre amp 6:2 mixer with 6 channel EQ and 2 Channel compressor additional unit

Instruments:

• 1970 Yamaha U1 upright piano

• Rhodes MKII 88

• Wurlitzer 207A

• Leslie amplifier (solid state)

• Fender Deville amplifier (2 x 12)

• Fender Princeton reissue

• 1968 Hoffner Bass

• Vintage 60’s Moody Valve amplifier w/tremolo

• Ashdown 550 Spyder valve bass head

• Fender 4x10 bass cab

• Fender Stratocaster (U.S.A)

• 2 x Fender Telecaster (U.S.A)

• 50’s Vintage Gibson ES 125

• 60’s Vintage Gibson B25 Acoustic Guitar

• Maton BG808

• Maxey’s Cigar Box Guitar

• 70's Epiphone 12 string acoustic

• 50s Magnatone valve amp

 

• Fender P-Bass (moded MIJ)

• Fender P-Bass (U.S.A)

• Guild Startfire III

• 68’ Hofner Bass

• Epiphone Dot

• 60’s Ludwig Keystone badge (Maple) Dum Kit

• 50’s Premier (Beech w/ calf skin heads)

• 60’s Ludwig Supraphonic 14/5.5” snare

• Ludwig Supraphonic 14/6.5” snare

• Ludwig Black Beauty 14/6.5” snare

• Ludwig Acrolyte 14/5.5” snare

• 50’s Premier 14/5” snare (Beech)

• 90’s Sleishman 13/3” Piccolo Snare (maple)

• 90’s Pearl Masters Custom 14/5.5” snare (Maple)

• Farfisa Combo Organ

• assorted pedals including: the Electroharmonix POG and Micro Synth, Boss DualOverdrive, Wah-wah, Boss Tremolo…

• Many other assorted guitars, amplifiers, and things to hit generally reside at the studio that may not be on this list…