is a shot of the new control room we are building. Directly
through the windows is the drum room and beyond that another
iso booth for amps. The vocal booth is to the right of the
The hallways between the booths are also wired for isolation.
The heart of the studio is Cubase SX and Nuendo but we are
also ProTools Equipped. We use a Mackie control and extenders,
and have 24 focusright digital mic pres.
The studio has Cerwin-Vega Mains, Genelec nearfields, Sony
subs, with Crest power.
As well we have a set of Auratonesand PS6s kicking about.
Under the mix position is a loaded K-2500- the mixer slides
up and out of the way so editing/sequencing can be done SIP.
To the right of the mix position is a Korg Triton whose sounds
are selected right from the SX interface.
We have a POD Pro (controlled from SX), with the pro pedal
board. A Zinky amp, tonnes of guitars and outboard gear, and
a Yamaha Recording Custom Kit with lots of Brass and few snares
as well as a full set of Yamaha, and roland pads and triggers.
Our DAW is a custom box (3.4) with a RAID controller getting
us 400 MPS and over a terabyte of HD space. Soundcard is two
Mark of the Unicorn 2408s with 24 I/Os each.
Mics are Rhode NTK and NT2, CADs, c1000, Aphex, Shures, Sennheiser
Each tracking room has a flat screen and keyboard and mouse
for viewing/editing SX as you are tracking.
The studio is 5.1 compliant and more if needed.
|This is the unfinished drum room (just needs some
paint). We have a Yamaha recording custom kit and
Yamaha brain with Roland pads mixed with Yamaha
We use triggered BFD sounds which include some of
the greatest kits ever recorded.