EQUIPMENT

SATELLITE

CONSOLE

  • Studer Series 900 console 32:8:2 (30 mono channels each with EQ, LP, HP and compressor, 2 stereo A channels, 8 groups, 4 built in limiters) the console was originally used in the Berlin Opera House

DAW

  • Apple Mac Intel Core 2.8GHz 8-core 14GB, Mountain Lion, Logic 9 and X, ProTools 9 and 11
  • Lynx Aurora 16 x2 (analogue / digital conversion 32 analogue I/O)
  • Emagic Unitor 8 midi timepiece
  • Focusrite Liquidmix
  • Midiman Digipatch
  • TC Powercore System 6000

MULTITRACK

  • Fostex Model 80 (8-track tape machine)
  • Tascam MSR-16 (16-track tape machine)

STEREO

  • Sony CDP-2700 CD player
  • Studer A810 1/4″ 2-track tape machine
  • Tascam 322 cassette deck
  • Tascam DA-302 DAT

MONITORING

  • Quested VH3208 + Quested 15” subwoofer 4 way main monitoring system
  • Yamaha NS-10m + Bryston 4B amp
  • Auratones 5c
  • KEF Model 103 (biamped)

FOLDBACK

  • Extreme Isolation EX29 headphones x2
  • Beyerdynamic HD250 headphones x3
  • Lake People 2/6 headphone amp
  • Samson S-phone headphone amps x2

EQUALIZERS

  • Klein + Hummel UE400 Equalizer
  • Manley Massive Passive
  • Multitrack Vari Band (the original ‘70’s RCA mastering parametric EQs) x2
  • Siemens ELA 75-06b x2
  • SPL Vitalizer XLR

DYNAMICS

  • Analogue Addicts Custom Compressor (optical / valve)
  • ART Dual Levelar
  • Barth Dynaset
  • Behringer SNR 2000 Multibanddenoiser
  • Behringer MDX 4000 Mastercom
  • Behringer MDX 8000 Combinator
  • Dateq Dymand DNA compressor
  • Elysia Mpressor
  • G-SSL G-4000 type black
  • G-SSL G-4000 type green
  • Klark Teknik DN 510 Advanced Gate
  • SPL De-Esser
  • SPL Transient Designer 4
  • UA 1176 blackface

EFFECTS

  • A&H stereo double tracker (ex EMI)
  • Bell BD-80 Delay grey
  • Bell BF-20 Stereo Flanger
  • Great British Spring (stereo)
  • Roland RE 501 Space echo (tapedelay)
  • Roland SDE 3000
  • Roland SRV 2000
  • Paice Automatic Double Tracker
  • TC Electronics M3000

Other Outboard

  • Nomad Axxeman guitar pre
  • Russian Dragon timing monitor

MICROPHONE PREAMPS

  • Analogue Addicts Custom Pre (valve)
  • Siemens / Telefunken V72 (valve)
  • TL Audio C1 pre-amp / compressor

MICROPHONES

CONDENSER

  • ADK C-LOL-251
  • AKG C 391B x2
  • Fox Audio Research 47 Gold (U47 Type Valve mic)
  • Realistic PZM x2

DYNAMIC

  • AKG 222 x2
  • AKG 224
  • AKG 3600 x3
  • Sennheiser MD-441
  • Shure SM57 x4
  • Shure SM57 Beta x2
  • Shure SM58 x4

OTHER

  • SE Reflexion Filter

INSTRUMENTS

DRUMS + PERCUSSION

  • Sonor Phonic drumkit (22″, 13″, 15″ Fl, 16″ Fl)
  • Tambourine, Shakers, Bongos

VINTAGE DRUM MACHINES

  • Eko Rythm Box
  • Keynote Auto Rythm Mark XX
  • Korg Minipops Junior
  • Rhythm Ace FR-8L
  • Rhythm Ace FR-2L
  • Roland CR 1000 (modded)
  • Vermona ER9

KEYBOARDS

  • Alesis A6 Andromeda
  • Moog Little Phatty
  • Nord Lead V2
  • Philips Philicorda organ

GUITARS

  • Fender Stratocaster
  • Ibanez Custom ‘Les Paul’ (lawsuit)

AMPS + CABS

  • Fender Suprasonic
  • Marshall 1936 2×12 cab

PEDALS + TUNERS

  • Korg DT-100

LITTLE BRITAIN

CONSOLE

  • 16 channel Toft ATB ” Trident Series 80 ” type fully balanced console

DAW

  • Apple Mac Pro 2 x 2.26 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon, 6 GB 1066 MHz DDR3
  • Emagic Unitor 8 midi timepiece
  • Pro Tools 10, Logic Pro 9, Steinberg Nuendo 4, Cubase 6
  • SSL XLogic Alpha-Link MADI AX 24 I/O
  • UAD Processing (plugins)

MULTITRACK

  • Otari MX-80 24-track analogue tape machine incl. remote

MONITORING

  • Barefoot Sound Micromain 27
  • Yamaha NS10’s + Quad amp

FOLDBACK

  • Aviom A-16 headphone system (main plus 4 satellites)

EQUALIZERS

  • BSS FSC-916 Preamp / Equalizer x2
  • Klark Teknik DN 22 Equalizer
  • TubeTech PE-1A valve Equalizer

DYNAMICS

  • Alan Smart C2 Stereo Comp/Limiter
  • DBX 160X Compressor x2
  • DBX 263A De-esser
  • Urei LA-4 Silver Face Comp/Limiter

EFFECTS

  • Evans AE-205R Analog Echo
  • Bell BD-80 Delay blue
  • Korg DRV 3000
  • Korg SDD 2000 delay

Other Outboard

  • Russian Dragon timing monitor

MICROPHONE PREAMPS

  • Altec 1567A (valve)
  • Ampex 351 (valve)
  • API 3114
  • Chandler Ltd. Germanium mic-pre DI
  • Quiet Industries custom mic pre’s (valve) x2
  • Telefunken V676a x2
  • TL Audio C1 mic-pre / compressor (valve)
  • Yamaha PM-1000 custom racked channel strip / pre-amp x8

MICROPHONES

CONDENSER

  • AKG C451B x2
  • Beyerdynamic Opus L drum kit set
  • Neumann TLM49
  • Realistic PZM x2
  • Røde NT1A

DYNAMIC

  • AKG D112
  • Electrovoice RE-20
  • Sennheiser MD-421 x3
  • Sennheiser MD-521 x2
  • Sennheiser MD-441
  • Shure SM57 x2
  • Shure SM57 Beta x2
  • Shure SM58 x3
  • Shure SM58 Beta x2
  • Shure SM87A Beta x2

INSTRUMENTS

DRUMS

  • Ludwig vintage kit from 1964 (22″, 13″, 16″, 18″)
  • Sonor Performer Snare drum
  • Yamaha Recording Custom kit, assorted cymbals

BASSES

  • Fender Jazz Bass
  • Ibanez ATK active bass
  • Washburn Jazz Bass

AMPS + CABS

  • Hughes & Kettner Quantum QT-600 bass amp
  • Ashdown bass amp
  • Fender 80’s Da Twin Red knobs guitar amp
  • 4×12″ Hiwatt cab
  • Ampeg SVT 610 HLF bass cab

PEDALS + TUNERS

  • Peterson Strobe Tuner ST-490

MISCELLANEUS

  • Quiet Industries custom made valve DI
  • Little Labs STD x2

SHARED (OPTIONAL)

DAW

  • Rosendahl Nanosync word clock

MONITORING

  • Auratones 5c and Klein + Hummel SB280 amp

EFFECTS

  • WEM Copycat IC300 (tape delay)
  • Roland / Boss RE 1000

MICROPHONE PREAMPS

  • Electro Harmonix 12AY7 (with vintage GE tubes) x2

MICROPHONES

CONDENSER

  • ADK C-LOL-12 x2
  • ADK S-7
  • AKG C414 comb x2
  • AKG C451EB and AKG C452EB (plus 2x -10db pads)
  • AKG C1000 x2
  • Audio-Technica Pro 44 x2
  • Blue Kickball
  • BPM CR-73
  • Cascade M20
  • C-Ducer CP8 stereo
  • Flea 49 Next (M49 type valve) x2
  • Grove Tubes AM-40 (valve)
  • Neumann Gefell CMV 563 (valve) with M55K, M7, M8, M9 capsules
  • Neumann M149 (valve)
  • Neumann KM 64 (with Decca FET mod) x2
  • Neumann KM 84i x2
  • Neumann KM 86i
  • Neumann U87i
  • Peavey PVR-1
  • Rode NTK (valve) x2
  • Schoeps CMC5 x2
  • Schoeps CM64 (valve)
  • Studio Electronics SE2a
  • Studio Electronics SE3 x2

DYNAMIC

  • Acos Mic 22
  • AKG D19 C
  • AKG D190C
  • AKG D112
  • AKG D224 x2
  • Beyer M69
  • Beyer M88 N
  • Beyer M88 TG
  • Beyer M100
  • Beyer M119
  • Beyer M-201
  • Beyer M610
  • ElectroVoice DS35
  • Fostex M77RP
  • Peiker dynamic
  • Pearl Type RD-34
  • Pearl LD-7
  • RFT DM622 x2
  • Sennheiser MD 413 U x2
  • Shure SM7B

RIBBON

  • GA R1 active ribbon
  • Reslo Studio Ribbon (BBC issue)

DRUMS

KITS

  • Pearl MPL maple (20”, 12”, 14″, 15″, 16″)
  • Percussion (various)
  • Premier Jazz kit (20″, 12″, 14″)
  • Premier Concert Glockenspiel
  • Sonor Metallophone

SNARE DRUMS

  • Besson (wooden shell)
  • Ludwig Acrolite
  • Ludwig Black Beauty
  • Ludwig Super Sensitive
  • Premier (wooden shell)
  • Sonor Lite piccolo (wooden shell)

INSTRUMENTS

  • Fender Jazz bass
  • Fender Jaguar with Curtis Novak custom pickups
  • Korg Micro synth
  • Switch E-guitar

AMPS

  • Ampeg SVT B15 flip-top bass combo
  • Fender Bandmaster
  • Fender Deluxe Reverb II combo
  • Sovtec Midget 50H
  • Tom Scholz Power Soak

PEDALS + TUNERS

  • Boss AD-5 Acoustic Instrument Processor
  • Boss DS1 Distortion
  • Boss GE-10 Equalizer
  • Coloursound Trem-tone
  • Electro-Harmonix Octave Multiplexer
  • H + K Tubeman
  • Ibanez PhaserTone
  • Maxon bass compressor
  • Philosophers Tone compressor
  • ProCo RAT (vodka modded)
  • Roger Mayer splitter A/B or A+B
  • Ross compressor
  • Sovtec Big Muff distortion

MISCELLANEUS

  • Little Labs IBP x3
  • Little Labs Redeye Di Re-Amp
  • ProSound wireless guitar system x2
  • Radial JS2 and EMO microphone splitters