Gear List

Recorders

 

-1977 Ampex MM-1200 2" Analog Multitrack Tape Machine. 

Two-Inch 24-Track Headstack & Two-Inch 16-Track Headstack available. 

Operates at 30 ips or 15 ips. 

Provenance: Wally Heider Recording and Filmways Hollywood.

-1956 Ampex 350, 2-Track, Quarter Inch, analog master tape recorder.  Operates at 15 ips or 7.5 ips.

 

- 1977 Ampex ATR-102, 2-Track, Quarter Inch, analog master tape recorder.  Operates at 30 ips, 15 ips, 7.5 ips & 3.75 ips.  (NOTE: This machine is currently unavailable.  It has been  rented by a record lable for an archieval project.)

- Tascam 246 Portastudio, 4-track cassette.  Circa 1985.

- Pro Tools Ultimate HDX rig, in a Mac Pro 5,1 with 96GB of RAM,  Solid State Drives, and 2x UAD-Octo cards.

- Burl Audio converters: Mothership B80 with BAD8 & BDA8 converters, plus the Orca B22 Monitor Output card.  24 inputs and 24 outputs, plus Orca.   Up to 24-bit / 192kHz of the nicest sounding digital audio Planet Earth has to offer.

 

- Antelope Isochrone OCX High Resolution Master Word Clock Generator.

 

- Tascam DA-3000.  2-Track High Definition Master Recorder.  Direct Stream Digital (DSD) 2.8 MHz & DSF-5.6 MHz, and PCM, up to 24 bit / 192 kHz.

- Endless Analog CLASP.  Seamlessly record to 2" Analog Tape and digitize into Pro Tools in the same pass.

- Adams Smith Zeta III,  with remote control unit.  (for synchronizing 2 transports).

 

Microphones

- RCA 77 DX (Vintage: Circa 1954).

- RCA PB-90 (Vintage: Circa 1932).

- 2x Neumann U87 (Vintage: Circa 1969,  Sequential pair).

 

- Neumann U47-Fet.

- 2x STC/Coles 4038.

- 3x Chameleon Labs TS-2  (large diaphragm Tube mics).

- 2x Violet Wedge.

- 2x Violet Black Knight.

 

- 2x AKG D12E (Vintage Circa 1970).

 

- 2x Electro Voice RE-20.

- Electro Voice N/D 767a.

 

- Shure Beta 52.

 

- 4x Senneiser MD421-U5 (Vintage Circa 1970).

- Sennheiser E609.

- Beyerdynamic M-88.

 

- Shure Green Bullet.

 

- 5x Shure SM57 Standard.

- Shure SM57  with Tab-T58 transformer upgrade.

- Shure SM57 with Tab-T58 Transformer upgrade and Granelli 90º mod.

- Shure SM-7B.

 

- 2x Josephson E22s.

- 2x Josephson C42 (a matched pair, C42MP).

- 2x PPA Ribbon One R-1.

- 2x Apex 201 Ribbon Mics.

 

- Binaural Bowie, aka "Ziggy".  Hand built Binaural microphone.

Analog Recording & Mixing Console

- Otari / Sound Workshop, Series-54 console, Built in 1994. 

     Complete with 36  dual-path inline channel strips.

     Dual-path channels provide 76 line inputs on mixdown.

     Sound Workshop Series-54 preamp on every channel.

     4 band parametric EQ on every channel.

     Low & High pass filters on every channel.

     Diskmix Moving Fader Automation. 

Preamps

- Dan Alexander Dual Class A Mic Preamp. (2-Channel, original Vintage Neve 1272).

 

- Focusrite ISA-Two.  (2-Channel, design by R.Neve).

 

- 2x Golden Age Pre-573.  (Clones of Neve 1073 preamps).

- 2x Siemens V72 Preamps.  (German tube preamp.  Vintage Circa 1954).

 

- 36 Channels of Sound Workship Series-54 FET preamps.

 

- Anthony DeMaria Labs, ADL-200 Stereo Tube Direct Box.

 

- Anthony DeMaria Labs, ADL-300G Stereo Tube Direct Box.

Compression

- Anthony DeMaria Labs ADL-1500 (2 channel LA-2A circuit).

 

-Chameleon Labs 7720 (SSL 4000-G buss compressor clone).

 

- ART Pro VLA-II, 2-Channel Tube Opto compressor.

 

- 2x ART Dual Levelar, 4 Channels of VLA Tube compression and limiting.

 

- 2x FMR-RNC compressors, 2 stereo pairs of Really Nice Compressors.

 

- 2x Symetrix CL-150, Fast RMS Compressor/Limiters.

- DBX 160 XT.

- Big plug-ins list for many more flavors of compression and limiting.

 

Effects

- 4 distinct & natural reverent spaces.  2 hallways, 1 wide stairwell, and 2 different sized bathrooms.

 

- Roland RE-201 Space Echo.

 

- Moog MoogerFooger Low Pass MF-101 (Original Bob Moog Signature edition).

- Moog MoogerFooger Ring Modulator MF-102 (Original Bob Moog Signature edition).

- Moog MoogerFooger 12-Stage Phazer MF-103 (Original Bob Moog Signature edition).

 

- Moog MoogerFooger Analog Delay MF-104 (Original Bob Moog Signature edition).

- Moog MoogerFooger MuRF MF-105 (Original Bob Moog Signature edition).

- Moog MoogerFooger Analog Delay MF-104M (Newer edition with MIDI).

 

- Echoplex EP-2, tube tape delay.

- Eventide H3000B.

 

- 2x Gibson Echoplex Digital Pro+.

 

- Electro Harmonix Big Muff Pi.

 

- Ernie Ball Wah Wah.

 

Instruments

- Rhodes 73 MK2 with matching 4 speaker Janus amp.

- Alesis QS8.1 synthesizer, 88 weighted, plus expansion cards.

- MPC 1000 Drum Machine and Sequencer, fully upgraded.

- Fender Torranado electric guitar.

- La Patrie classical guitar.

- Vantage acoustic guitar.

- Washburn semi-hallow body 4 string bass guitar.

- Warwick Fortress R&B 4 string bass guitar.

- Novation 25 SL MIDI Controller.

Amplifiers

- Ampeg B15 w/JBL K-140 speaker.

 

- Ampeg SVT 1540 Bass Cab, 4x10" + 1x15".

 

- Ampeg micro SVT + 2x10".

- Roland Jazz Chorus JC-77.

- Fender Super Champ X2.

- Fodera Private Practice Amp.

Plug-ins

- 2x Universal Audio UAD-2 Octo Cards on PCIe in the Mac Pro. 

   UAD-2 Ultimate 8 collection.  (More than 100+ licensed UAD plug-ins.)

- Fab Filter - Total Bundle.

- iZotope - Everything Bundle.

- ADR Editor & Video Sync, by Non-Lethal Applications.

- And of course, all of the standard AVID plug-ins that comes with Pro Tools.