The studio is in its own building at the rear of a residential property and comprises a live room which can accommodate a six piece band, and a separate, acoustically isolated and treated control room. Acoustic screens and gobos are available, and a 'dry' vocal or instrument booth is easily created. The total area is 315 square feet, equipped with:
WORKSTATION: Apple iMac 27 inch retina, 4 Ghz Intel Core i7 Quad Core processor with Logic Pro X and DSP Quattro authoring software.
MONITORS: Yamaha MSP-10's, Mission Hi-fi speakers (for 'real world' checking), Rehearsal PA system, numerous headphones.
MICROPHONES: Brauner Phantom Classic LDC, GAP R1 mk 3 ribbon mic, Rode NT5 x2, AKG C4000B, AKG D112, Sennheiser E604 x3, Shure SM57 x2, Shure SM58.
PRE-AMPS AND ADC/DAC CONVERTERS: Universal Audio Apollo with Unison Pre-amps that faithfully model Neve 1073, UA 610A & 610B. Audient ASP800 (pristine pre-amps & converters), Audient Mico pre-amps, Mackie VLZ 1202 mixer, Headphone mixer.
INSTRUMENTS & BACKLINE: Yamaha U1 upright piano with Disklavier system for recording and playing back MIDI data, Nord Stage EX keyboard, Novation MiniNova synth, Roland JV-1080 sound module, Roland A-500 controller keyboard, Pearl drum kit, Hartke 210c bass combo, Line 6 guitar amp, Fender practice amp, various percussion etc.
SOFTWARE INSTRUMENTS AND SAMPLE LIBRARIES: Garritan CFX Concert Grand, Spitfire Audio Mural Strings, Native Instruments Kontakt, Reaktor, FM8, Massive, Absynth, Battery, The Giant, Vintage Keys, Session Strings, Retro Machines, Vintage Organs, Addictive Keys, Addictive Drums, EZ Drummer 2, Stylus RMX, Cakewalk Z3TA ...and many more!
SOFTWARE PROCESSORS: Plugins from Universal Audio (including meticulous models of 1176, LA-2A & Fairchild 670 compressors, Pultec and Neve EQ's etc), Slate Digital, Waves, Soundtoys, Sonnox, Native Instruments, Eventide, PSP Audioware, Valhalla DSP ...and many more!
REPAIR TOOLS: Melodyne pitch/time correction software, Izotope RX 6 audio restoration software