Much of the gear listed below was custom-built at the studio. Items marked with an asterisk were built to the schematics of the original vintage classics, often using original vintage components.

 

Digital:

Crane Song Solaris mastering quality D/A converter

Prism Sound Lyra2 AD/DA interface

Burl Audio B2 ADC

Apogee Symphony I/O 16-channel AD/DA converter, with Symphony 64 pciE card and Thunderbridge

Weiss Digital DS1-MKIII Mastering Digital Compressor/De-esser

Weiss Digital EQ1-LP 7-band Linear Phase Digital Mastering Equalizer

Bricasti M7 stereo reverb processor

Apple MacPro

 

Monitoring

Crookwood M1-7AI mastering console

Tyler Acoustics Decade D1 full range loudspeakers

Amphion amp500 500-watt monitor amplifier

Rupert Neve Designs RNHP headphone amplifier

Audeze LCD-x headphones

Focal Professional Headphones

 

Equalizers:

Manley Massive Passive stereo tube equalizer

Kush Audio Clariphonic Parallel equalizer

Barry Porter BPEQ stereo mastering equalizer

Drip/Pultec EQP-1A*

AML/Neve 1073 eq/preamps, x3*

Neumann W492 mastering equalizer reproduction*

IJ Research/Sontec stereo four-band parametric EQ*

Helios 69 stereo equalizer, point-to-point build with Jensen 990 op amps and Jensen output transformers*

 

Compressors:

Manley Vari-Mu Mastering Edition stereo tube compressor

Pendulum Audio OCL-2 stereo tube optical compressor

Rupert Neve Designs 535 Diode Bridge Compressor, x2

Universal Audio LA-4, modified, x2

Anthony Demaria Labs ADL1000 tube optical compressor

Drip/Gates Sta-Level tube limiting amplifier*

Hairball/UREI 1176 "blue stripe" compressors, x2*

IJ Research MixBuzz stereo VCA compressor*

IJ Research/Neve 33609 stereo buss compressor*

SB4000 stereo bus compressor (SSL G-series reproduction)*

dbx160XT VCA compressors, x2

 

Other Processing:

Bricasti M7 stereo reverb processor

API-style summing amplifier with API 2520 op amps*

Rupert Neve Designs Portico 5042 analog tape simulator

Rupert Neve Designs 542 analog tape simulator

DIYRE Colour palette with Louder Than Liftoff tube module and tape delay

Little Labs VOG 

 

Preamps:

GML 8034, 4 channel ultra-transparent preamp

Demeter VTMP-3c tube microphone preamp

Drip REDD47 tube preamp*

AML 1073, Neve-style preamp and eq, X3*

Classic API VP26, API style preamps with API 2520 op amps, x4*

 

Microphones:

Large Diaphragm Condensers:

Neumann M149

D-U67 (hand made Neumann U67 reproduction,  fitted with vintage Neumann K67 capsule and vintage Telefunken EF86 tube), matched pair*

D-FET47 (Hand made Neumann 47FET reproduction, fitted with Neumann K47 capsule, and AMI 47FET reproduction transformer)*

Matador C12, matched pair (hand made AKG C12 reproductions, fitted with Tim Campbell CK12 capsules and vintage 1950's GE6072 tubes)*

Peluso 2247 (modified with Neumann K47 capsule)

Royer Mod custom tube microphone*

 

Ribbon Mics:

Royer R122V tube ribbon, matched pair

AEA R84 ribbons, x2

 

Small Diaphragm Condensers:

sE Electronics/ Rupert Neve RN17, matched pair

Miktek C5, matched pair

Mojave Audio MA-100 tube SDC's, matched pair

AKG C451B

 

Dynamics:

Heil PR48 kick drum mic

SM57

 

Instruments/Amplifiers:

1957 Gibson GA-5 guitar amplifier

1949 Gibson GA-5 guitar amplifier

Carter pedal steel

Gibson lap steel

Matchless Chieftain 2-12 guitar amplifier

Warmoth Fender J-bass clone

Fender Stratocaster

1970 Gibson ES-335 guitar

Santa Cruz FS acoustic guitar

Santa Cruz Vintage Artist acoustic guitar

M-Audio Keystation Pro88 keyboard 

 

Software:

Pro Tools 2018

Izotope RX6 Advanced

Melodyne Studio 

Wavelab Pro 9.5

Waves Diamond Bundle

Fab Filter Pro Bundle

Sound Toys 5 bundle