Equipment

Analog / Digital Editing:

  • OSX Custom Workstations: Intel 4GHz Core 2 Quad CPU, massive fast drives, internet sharing
  • RME FireFace 800: 56 channel 24 bit / 192 kHz high-end, high performance and high speed FireWire audio interface
  • Focusrite Liquid Saffire Pro 56: 56 channel 24 bit / 192 kHz high-end, high performance and high speed FireWire audio interface
  • MOTU 2408 mk1: 24 channel 20 bit / 44.1 kHz high performance and high speed FireWire audio interface
  • Behringer UltraCurve 24/96: Real-Time Analyer, digital bridge, speaker management.
  • Behringer Feedback Destroyer Pro: Precision EQ, feedback destroyer, stage monitor management.
  • Roland VSR-880: 8-track hard drive, rack mount 24-bit digital recorder
  • Mackie Onyx 24.4 mixer
  • Soundcraft Spirit Folio SX mixer
  • Alesis Studio 12R mixer
  • Tascam TSR-8 reel-to-reel recorder

Studio Microphones:

  • Audio-Technica AT-4047: large diaphragm vocal F.E.T. condensor microphone
  • Audio-Technica AT-4041: pencil condensor microphones
  • Nady TCM-1050: vintage style tube vocal condenser microphones
  • Apex 205 microphones: custom upgraded ribbon mics from OktavaMod
  • Autio-Technica ATM25/LE
  • Behringer ECM 8000 Measurement Microphone
  • Others: Røde NT-1, Audio-Technica 815b, Shure 57, Shure 58, Sennheiser 602/604…

Microphone Preamps & Processors:

  • Atlas Pro Audio Juggernaut Twin: two-channel class-A transformer-based preamp
  • FiveFish Studios SC-1: two-channel hand-built transformerless preamp
  • Behringer Tube Ultragain: two-channel upgraded tube preamp
  • ART Tube Channel: single-channel tube preamp
  • dbx DDP: 24-bit digital I/O with compressor/EQ
  • Behringer DEQ2496: digital 24-bit/96kHz EQ/RTA mastering processor
  • ART Pro VLA
  • ART SGX 2000 Extreme
  • ART MDC-2001
  • BBE 462 Sonic Maximizer
  • Alesis VSR

Monitors / Headphones:

  • Dynaudio BM6A: 6.9″ active studio monitors
  • Alesis M1 Active: 6.5″ active studio monitors
  • Auratone 5C Mix Cubes: 5″ lo-fi studio monitors
  • Furman HDS & HR-6: Headphone distribution mixers
  • AKG K701: reference studio headphones
  • AKG K141: recording studio headphones

Instruments:

  • Ovation Celebrity: 6-string acoustic guitar
  • Rickenbacker: 1974 330 6-string electric
  • Fender Jazz Bass
  • Fender Precision Bass
  • Fender Stratocaster
  • Fender Telecaster
  • Fender Acoustic: 1975 12-string acoustic guitar
  • Ibanez AE Acoustic
  • Kay / Silvertone: 1950’s archtop acoustic guitars
  • Pearl Export Drum Kit: permanently installed, tuned and configured for recording
  • Other: Johnson Mandolin, Trinity College Bouzouki, Corelli Accordion, hand built electric and acoustic guitars…

Guitar Amplification:

  • Peavey 5150: 120 watt tube head with Marshall 4×12 & vintage Fender 2×12 cabinets
  • Fender Blues Junior: 10″ speaker / 30 watt tube combo
  • Epiphone Valve Jr.: 5 watt tube head with upgrades
  • Seymour Duncan 84-40: 12″ speaker / 40 watt tube combo

Software:

  • MOTU Digital Performer: premium multitrack recording software
  • Nuendo, Cubase, T-RackS 24, etc.: various extra software tools for audio processing
  • Software Plug-Ins: URS, Antares, Waves, Nautilus, Native Instruments, IK Multimedia…
  • Propellerhead Reason
  • Final Cut Studio w/Cinema Tools (video sync/editing)