Equipment list (Studio 1)

Desk1 Amek Einstein Super E 40 Channel in-line console
Pro Tools HD with 24 channels simultaneous audio I/O, 64 channels MIDI I/O
up to 192 audio & 256 MIDI total tracks available
MacPro running Pro Tools HD 10 (with a v12 license) & Logic X

Summit Audio TLA 100A Valve Compresso
TL Audio C1 Dual Channel Valve Compressor/Preamp
TL Audio Dual Channel Valve Preamp
TL Audio Ivory Series Dual Channel Compressor
Klark Teknik DN504 Quad Compressor
Rebis CL374 Dual Channel Compressor
Drawmer DS201 Dual Noise GateRack Equipment
Drawmer DL221 Dual Compressor/Limiter
Klark Teknik DN780 Multi-Effects Processor
Yamaha SPX90 II Multi-Effects Processor
Adam S3A Active Midfields
Tannoy ‘Reveal’ Active Nearfields
Yamaha NS10M Nearfields

Blue Room

MacBook Pro running Pro Tools 10 HD and Logic Pro X
Avid / Digidesign 192 configured currently as 2 in 8 out simultaneous audio ideal for mixing and editing. + Focusrite Scarlett with 4 channels simultaneous audio I/O
up to 96 audio & 128 MIDI total tracks available.
Wave Lab 8, HOFA CD Burn & DDP
CD, DAT, DA38, Betamax PCM, Cassette, Vinyl playback for transfers available
Tannoy ‘Reveal’ Active Nearfield Monitors


Waves Diamond Bundle
Waves SSL 4000 BundleBR1
Celemony Melodyne (all versions)
Antares Auto-Tune
Audiobro LA Scoring Strings
VSL Vienna Ensemble Pro
Synthogy Ivory
Superior Drummer

Amplitube 3
Komplete 10
Wavelab Elements
Arturia The One

…and many more. Please note that some plugins may not be available in the Blue Room.


MicsNeumann TLM170
AKG C451 + CK1 capsule x 4
Calrec CM1050 x 2
AKG C414
Electrovoice RE20 x 2
Shure SM57 x 8
Shure SM58 x 6
Shure Beta 57
Sennheiser E901
Sennheiser E906
Sennheiser 935 x 1
Sennheiser E609
Sennheiser E604 x 4
Studio Projects C4 x 2
Behringer C4 x 2
Crown PZM 6D x2
Golden Age Projects RI Ribbon x 2
Selection of active DI boxes


Beyerdynamic DT100 x5 (400 Ohm)
Sennheiser HD25 SP
Sennheiser HD480 x 7


Yamaha S9000 recording custom drum kit (ex-Diamond Head)
8″, 10″, 12″ 14″, 15″ & 22″
Tama Kenny Aronoff Brass snare
Pearl Steel free floating snare
Crocket & Tubbs Maple snare
Selection of top-end cymbals includes:
20″ Earth Ride
22″ Zildjian A Ride
17″ & 18″ Zildjian Rock Crash
18″ Medium thin Zildjian Crash
Paiste 14″ Hi Hats
Stagg 16″ DH China
Marshall JCM 2000 DSL 100W Head
Marshall 4 x 12 1960 16 ohm cab
Laney L5 Lionheart amp and Cab
Gibson Les Paul 1996 standard (available on request)
Guild Acoustic Guitar
Squier Stratocaster set up by Jamie Davey
Westone Bass guitar
Various percussion – (we have 5 tambourines!)
M-Audio Keystation 88 note & Korg 61 note MIDI controllers
Korg Nanopad
Roland JV1080 MIDI module
Proteus 1 MIDI Module

Location Recording (up to 40 Channels).

Behringer X32 Console
Focusrite Saffire Pro 40 interface.
Macbook Pro 2.2Ghz Intel core i7
Logic X
32 Way passive mic split
15m multicore and various looms

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