April 26, 2016

Studio A

Studio A offers a spacious 32’ x 45’ recording space with 20’ ceilings and three separate isolation booths (including our famous drum room and our new “fiddle room” pictured below). Our live room features a B-3 Organ with an isolated Leslie cabinet, a Yamaha C-7 grand piano, a Wurlitzer, and a Rhodes keyboard. The control room measures 20’ by 22’ and includes a 48 channel 2019 API Legacy AXS console with equipped with Final Touch automation. Studio A also hosts two unique live reverb chambers with 20’ foot high ceilings as well as an EMT reverb plate, with 16 input channels for personal outboard gear. Other amenities include a newly renovated private bathroom and a 13’ x 15’ lounge with a separate mini-refrigerator. We can do analog tape, in fact, we welcome tape sessions.

PHOTOS

All photos taken by Readylight Media.

GEAR LIST

Console:

  • 2019 48 Channel API Legacy AXS equipped with Final Touch Automation

Headphones Cue System:

  • Mytek Private Q 2-12 Channel Cue Boxes

Multi-Track Machines:

  • Apple Mac Pro (late 2013) Computers in Sonnet xPro Mac Servers (3.0GHz 8-Core Intel Xeon E5)
  • Avid Pro Tools 12 – HDX – 48 in / 48 out
  • Studer A827 – 24 Track

2-Track Machines:

  • Alesis Masterlink ML-9600
  • Studer A-80
  • Sony DVD/CD Player

Monitors:

  • *NEW* ATC 110 Mains – Soffit mounted above the API AXS console
  • Yamaha NS-10
  • JBL JRX 2185 18″ Subwoofer with Bryston 7B Power Amplifier
  • ProAc Studio 100 Monitors
  • Mackie HR824

Dynamics Processors:

  • Teletronix LA-2A (2)
  • DBX 165A Comp/Lim (2)
  • EL-8 Distressor (2)
  • Neve 33609 Stereo Comp/Lim
  • Urei 1176 Comp/Lim
  • Urei 1178 Stereo Comp/Lim
  • Alan Smart C1 Stereo Bus Compressor

Reverbs and Delays:

  • Lexicon PCM 70
  • EMT 140 Stereo Plate
  • Live Chamber (2)
  • AMS RMX-16 Digital Reverb

Other Outboard Equipment:

  • Burl B1D Mic Preamp (2)
  • Pultec EQP-1A Program EQ (2)
  • API 550b EQ (2)
  • Neve 1066 Mic Pre/Channel Strip (2)
  • Neve 1073LB Mic Pre (2)
  • Boulder Mic Preamps (4)

Plug-Ins:

  • Waves Gold Bundle + Renaissance Maxx
  • Waves Studio Classics Collection (SSL & API)
  • AutoTune 8
  • Melodyne Editor
  • Source Connect Pro

Microphones:

  • ADK ELA M-251 Clone
  • AEA R88 Stereo Ribbon Microphone (floats between rooms, please ask assistant about availability)
  • AKG C414 EB (2)
  • AKG D109
  • AKG D112
  • Audio Technica AE5100 (2)
  • Audio Technica AT4033
  • Audio Technica AT4051 (2)
  • Audio Technica AT4060 (2)
  • Audio Technica ATM650
  • Coles 4038 Ribbons (2) (matched)
  • Electro-Voice N/D 408B (3)
  • Electro-Voice RE20
  • Neumann FET U47
  • Neumann Fred Cameron U87 (2)
  • Neumann KM84 (2)
  • Neumann KM86 (2)
  • Neumann M49
  • Neumann U67
  • Neumann U87
  • Oktava MC102 (3)
  • RCA 44 (NEW)
  • RCA R77DX
  • RCA Varicoustic
  • Royer R121(2)
  • Sanken CU-41 (2)
  • Sennheiser MD-421 II (2)
  • Sennheiser MD-421 (2)
  • Shure Beta 52
  • Shure Green Bullet 520dx
  • Shure SM57 (8)
  • Shure SM81
  • Shure Unidyne 545 III
  • Studer SKM5 (2)
  • Shure SM7B
  • Shure VP88
  • Sony ECM50P (2)
  • Telefunken M260 Small Diaphram Tube Condensor

Instruments and More:

  • Late 19th Century Pump Organ
  • Yamaha C7 Grand Piano
  • Hammond B-3 w/Leslie 122
  • Wurlitzer 200 Electric Piano
  • Rhodes Electric Piano
  • Thomas Goggan & Brother Upright Piano
  • Jenco Celeste
  • 2 Congas
  • Fender Twin Reverb*
  • Vintage Slingerland Drum Kit*
  • Vintage 26″ Slingerland Timpani
  • Vintage Tito Puente Timbales (pair)

*Available for rent, inquire with studio for rates.