Equipment List

Monitoring

  • Adam S2A monitors
  • Avantone monitor
  • Audio-Technica ATH-M50 headphones
  • Bose Quiet Comfort 15 headphones

Computer Hardware & Interfaces

  • Apple Mac Pro 2.66GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon 8GB RAM
  • ATI Radeon HD 5870 and NVIDIA GeForce GT 120 running 4 screens, including an Apple 27″ LED Cinema Display
  • three internal drives
  • Universal Audio Apollo Quad
  • PreSonus Faderport

Software

  • Pro Tools 10.3.9 & 11.1.3
  • Mac OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion
  • Complete Production Toolkit
  • Instrument Expansion Pack
  • Plug-ins: all of them, which includes Universal Audio, iZotope RX Post Production Suite (RX5 Advanced Audio Editor, RX Final Mix, RX Loudness Control, Insight), Kush, Slate Digital, Waves, Lexicon, Sound Toys, Zynaptiq, Abbey Road.
  • Sound libraries
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Virtual instruments: numerous including Arturia, SampleMoog, SampleTron, Reason, Ableton Live, UVI, Structure.

Microphones, Pre-Amps, Compressors and other outboard

  • Bees Neez Arabella microphone (modified to Neumann U47 spec)
  • Shure SM57
  • sE Microphone Reflexion Filter
  • Lyrec valve microphone pre-amplifiers (made in 1954 – ex Radio Denmark – the best pre-amps in the world)
  • Empirical Labs EL-7 Fatso compressor (UBK modification)
  • Drawmer 1960 Vacuum Tube Compressor Pre-Amplifier
  • Lexicon LXP-1 reverb, Lexicon LXP-5 chorus and delay
  • Moog Ring Modulator MF-102 (as used by the BBC for Dalek voices)
  • Denon DR-M3 – cassette tape deck
  • Tascam DA-60 – DAT tape deck
  • Sony SLV-E27 – VHS video cassette recorder
  • Rega Planar 3 record player with Ortofon Blue cartridge
  • Mogami Gold cables

Acoustics

  • Acoustica acoustic obsorption panels
  • Advanced Room Correction System – IK Multimedia

Backups

  • Time Machine backup – automatic hourly backup to external drive (two drives, one kept off-site, rotated weekly).
  • Bootable clone of startup drive