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AUDIO ENGINEERING

Equipment & Musical Instruments



HARDWARE - Analog

    ADC/Whirlwind

    • ProPatch 1/4"Longframe (2x) - MIL-P-642 / BPO316 Patchbay

    Alesis

    • RA-100 - Amplifier. Modified - Customized toroidal-transformer-based power supply designed by Michael Lane.

    Ashly

    • VCX-80 - Limiter. With RD-8 Remote Level Control

    ATI

    • DP100 - Transformer-Coupled Buffer-Amplifier
    • MM100 - Transformer-Coupled Buffer-Amplifier
    • MX100 - Microphone Pre-amplifier & Mixer. Modified - Pre-amplifier & op-amp: Analog Devices SSM2019.
    • MX100c - Microphone Pre-amplifier & Mixer w/ Limiter. Modified - Pre-amplifier & op-amp: Analog Devices SSM2017.
    • MX200 (2x) - Microphone Pre-amplifier & Mixer. Modified - Pre-amplifier & op-amp: Texas Instruments Burr Brown INA217.

    Coleman Audio

    • M3PH MKII - Monitor Switcher/Router/Passive-Attenuator

    Dangerous Music

    • BAX EQ - Equalzier/Filter

    DBX

    • 200 - Input/Output-Switcher/Router
    • 223 - Crossover/Filter

    Event

    • PS-8 (2x) - Monitor
    • PS-5 - Monitor

    Electro-Voice/EV

    • ELX-1A - Microphone Pre-amplifier & Mixer w/ Limiter

    Fender

    • Mini Twin Amp - Guitar Amplifier

    Galaxy Audio

    • Hot Spot (G1, fully-pasive) - Monitor

    HME

    • MX10 - Line Mixer

    JL Audio

    • 10-W1 (G1) - Subwoofer. Note - Housed in a custom sealed MDF enclosure.

    Kurt Campbell Audio

    • Model 44 (Pair) - Monitor
    • Model 64P (Pair) - Monitor

    Lane-Campbell Designs

    • Three Way - Active Buffered Line Level Input Switcher/Router/Multiplexer. Prototype unit - Designed by Michael Lane & Ian Campbell; custom built by Michael Lane.

    Logitek

    • PRE-10 - Input/Output-Router/Switcher/Multiplexer
    • Bright-VU (BVD-6A) - VU Meter

    Manley

    • Stereo Vairable Mu Limiter Compressor Modified - Manufacturer-installed selectible high-pass side-chain.

    Mammoth Cave Audio

    • Wooly Mammoth Deluxe (WMD-3) - Passive Transformer and Germanium Diode Saturation/Distortion Processor. Modified - manufacturer-installed stepped controls, transformer-coupled XLR inputs/outputs, and additional non-stock custom controls/settings designed by Tim Gerak & Ian Campbell.

    Onkyo

    • Integra TA-2056 - Three-Head Cassette Tape Deck

    Oram

    • Octamix - Summing/Line Mixer. Note - Based on the summing bus from the Trident A-Range Console, designed by John Oram.

    Ortofon

    • Pro S (2x) - Turntable Headshell & Stylus

    ProCo

    • MS-83 - Passive Transformer-Coupled DI and Mic/Line Splitter

    Rapco / Horizon

    • DB 101-SL - Passive Transformer-Coupled DI
    • MS-4 (2x) - Passive Transformer-Coupled DI and Mic/Line Splitter

    Roland

    • CM-30 - Monitor/Amplifier

    Rolls

    • RA-53b - Headphone Amplifier
    • RM65 - Microphone/Line Pre-amplifier & Mixer

    RTS Systems

    • 465 - Microphone Pre-Amplifier/Limiter
    • 444 (2x) - Transformer-Coupled Buffer-Amplifier

    Stewart Audio (Stewart Electronics)

    • PA-100B - Class AB Amplifier
    • PA-50B - Class AB Amplifier

    Sony

    • TC-366 - Reel-To-Reel Tape Deck
    • TC-RX311 - Cassette Tape Deck

    Summit Audio

    • TLA-50 (2x) - Tube Leveling Amplifier. Modified - Tubes: Groove Tubes (JJ Electronic) ECC83-S (Slovak Republic).

    Symetrix

    • SX202 - Microphone Pre-amplifier. Modified - Stepped Gain control: Grayhill rotary switches & 0.1% FMR resistors as a replacement for OEM preamp-gain-control potentiometers.
    • SX208 - Compressor/Limiter.
    • 506E - Headphone Amplifier.

    TEAC

    • A-1250S - Reel-To-Reel Tape Deck

    TK Audio

    • BC1-S - VCA Compressor/Limiter. Note - Based on the SSL 4000 G-Series Master-Bus Compressor.
    • S-Blender - Mastering Console & Paralell-Processing Insert-Mixer
    • TK-lizer - Stereo/Mid-Side Equalizer

    Universal Audio

    • 4-710d - Tube/Transformer-Blending Microphone/Instrument/Line Pre-Amplifier/Compressor/Limiter & AD Converter
    • Apollo 8 MKII Quad (Thunderbolt, Black) - Microphone/Instrument/Line Pre-Amplifier, AD/DA Converter, and Computer Audio PlugIn Processor.
    • Apollo Rack Duo (Thunderbolt, Silver) - Microphone/Instrument/Line Pre-Amplifier, AD/DA Converter, and Computer Audio PlugIn Processor.
    • Satellite Quad (2x units, Thunderbolt, Black) - Computer Audio PlugIn Processor.

    Vestax

    • PDX-a1S (2x) - Direct-Drive Variable Speed Quartz Locked Turntable
    • PMC-270A - Mixer

    Yamaha

    • M406 - Microphone/Line Pre-amplifier & Mixer

HARDWARE - Virtual

    API

    • Vision Channel Strip *
      • 212L Mic Pre *
      • 215L Sweep Filter *
      • 225L Compressor/Limiter *
      • 235L Gate/Expander *
      • 550L Equalizer / Filter *

    Apogee

    • UV22HR **

    Cakewalk

    • RE-2A Leveling Amplifier ***

    Chandler Limited

    • Curve Bender Equalizer (EMI TG12345 / Abbey Road Studios) *

    Elysia

    • Alpha Compressor *
    • Mpressor Compressor *
    • Niveau Filter **

    EMT

    • 140 Plate Reverberator *

    Fairchild

    • 660 Tube Limiter *
    • 670 Tube Limiter *
    • 670 Tube Limiter [Legacy] *

    Galaxy

    • Tape Echo Delay & Reverb *

    Helios

    • Type 69 EQ *

    iZotope

    • Mbit+ Dithering **
    • Vinyl Distortion **
    • Ozone Maxamizer ***

    Lexicon

    • 224 Digital Reverb *

    Little Labs

    • IBP Phase Alignment Tool *

    Manley

    • Voxbox Channel Strip - Preamp, Compressor, Equalizer, De-Esser, Limiter *

    McDSP

    • C670 Compressor***
    • Moo Tube Compressor ***
    • FRG-4RE Compressor ***

    Neve

    • 1073 Channel Strip - Preamp & Equalizer *
    • 1073 Equalizer [Legacy] *
    • 1073SE Equalizer [Legacy] *
    • 88RS Channel Strip - Preamp, Filter, Equalizer, Gate, Compressor [Legacy] *

    Propellerhead

    • Drum Machines
      • Kong ***
      • Redrum ***
    • Effects
      • Alligator Filter Gate ***
      • Audiomatic Retor Transformer Distortion ***
      • BV512 Digital Vocoder ***
      • MClass
        • Compressor ***
        • Equalizer ***
        • Maximizer ***
        • Stereo Imager ***
      • Neptune Pitch Adjuster ***
      • Pulverizer Demolition Distortion & Compressor w/ Tremelo ***
      • Rotor Rotary Speaker ***
      • RV7000 MKII Reverb ***
      • Scream 4 Distrotion ***
      • Synchronous Effect Modulator ***
      • The Echo Delay ***
    • Samplers
      • Dr. Octo Rex ***
      • NN-19 ***
      • NN-XT ***
    • Synthesizers
      • ID8 ***
      • Little LFO ***
      • Malstrom ***
      • Radical Keys ***
      • SubTractor ***
      • Thor ***

    Pultec

    • EQP-1A Equalizer *
    • HLF-3C Filter *
    • MEQ-5 Equalizer *
    • EQP-1A Equalizer [Legacy] *
    • MEQ-5 Equalizer [Legacy] *

    Raw (Pro Co / Universal Audio)

    • Raw Distortion Modeled after the "Pro Co - Rat" distortion pedal. [Legacy] *

    RealVerb

    • RealVerb Pro Reverb [Legacy] *

    Steinberg

    • Drum Machines
      • Groove Agent **
    • Effects
      • AmpSimulator **
      • AutoPan **
      • BitCrusher **
      • Brickwall Limiter **
      • Chopper Gate **
      • Chorus **
      • Cloner **
      • Compressor **
      • DaTube Distortion **
      • De-Esser **
      • Distortion **
      • DJ-EQ **
      • DualFilter **
      • EnvelopeShaper **
      • Expander **
      • Flanger **
      • FrEQuency Equalizer**
      • Gate **
      • GEQ-10 Equalizer **
      • GEQ-30 Equalizer **
      • Grungleizer Distortion **
      • Limiter **
      • LoopMash FX **
      • Maximizer **
      • Magneto II Distortion **
      • Metalizer Distortion/Chorus/Flanger **
      • MidiGate **
      • MixConvert v6 **
      • ModMachine Delay**
      • MonoDelay **
      • MonoToStereo **
      • MorphFilter **
      • MultiBandCompressor **
      • MultiBandEnvelopeShaper **
      • MultiBandExpander **
      • Octaver **
      • Phaser **
      • PingPongDelay **
      • PitchCorrect **
      • QuadraFuzz v2 **
      • REVelation Reverb **
      • REVerence Reverb **
      • RoomWorks Reverb **
      • RingModulator **
      • Rotary Speaker Simulator **
      • SoftClipper Distoriton **
      • StereoDelay **
      • StepFilter **
      • StereoEnhancer **
      • StudioChorus **
      • StudioEQ Equalzier **
      • ToneBooster Distortion **
      • Tranceformer Ring Modulator**
      • Tremelo **
      • TubeCompressor **
      • Vibrato **
      • VintageCompressor mkII **
      • VSTDynamics Compressor **
      • VST Amp Rack Guitar Amplifier Simulator **
      • VST Bass Amp Bass Amplifier Simulator **
      • WahWah **
    • Synthesizers / Samplers / Virtual Instruments
      • Accoustic Agent **
      • Caleidoscope **
      • HALion Sonic **
      • LoopMash **
      • Mystic **
      • Padshop **
      • Prologue **
      • Retrologue **
      • Spector **
      • Sequel **

    Softube

    • Amp Guitar Amplifier Simulator ***
    • Bass Amp Bass Amplifier Simulator ***
    • Amp Room Half-Stack Guitar Amplifier Simulator [Legacy] *
    • Bass Amp Room 8x10 Bass Amplifier Simulator [Legacy] *
    • FET Compressor ***
    • Saturation Distortion ***

    Teletronix

    • LA-2 Leveling Amplifier *
    • LA-2A Leveling Amplifier (Gray/Toupe/Tan) *
    • LA-2A Leveling Amplifier (Silver) *
    • LA-2A Leveling Amplifier [Legacy] *

    Voxengo

    • Curve EQ **

    Universal Audio

    • 1176 Rev A Limiting Amplifier (Silver/Blue) *
    • 1176 Rev E Limiting Amplifier (Black) *
    • 1176 Rev AE Limiting Amplifier (Black/Blue) *
    • 1176LN Limiting Amplifier [Legacy] (Black) *
    • 1176SE Limiting Amplifier [Legacy] (Silver)*
    • 610-A Channel Strip - Preamp & EQ *
    • 610-B Channel Strip - Preamp & EQ *
    • Precision *
      • Enhancer Hz *
      • Limiter *
      • Mix Rack Colection Channel Strip - Filter, Equalizer, Compressor, Limiter, Delay, Modulation, Reverb *

NOTES

    * Universal Audio / UAD-2
    ** VST / VST3
    *** Rack Extension

MICROPHONES

    AKG

    • C214
    • C430

    Audix

    • i5

    Electro-Voice/EV

    • N/D308B
    • N/D468 (Pair)
    • RE20
    • RE320

    Shure

    • 515SDX

    Sennheiser

    • E609

MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

    Snare Drums

    • Ludwig: Acrolite 14"x5", aluminum, 1969. Modified to include PureSound Pro Snares, Remo Coated Ambassador batter, and a Remo Renissance Ambassador snare-side.
    • Pearl: Free-Floating 14"x8", maple, 2000's; or chrome over steel beaded shell, 2015. Modified to include machined chrome-plated aluminum hoops, PureSound Pro snares, a Remo Coated Ambassador batter, and a RemoRenissance Ambassador snare-side. (Note: chrome-over-steel shell has also been modified to include a custom adjustable internal batter-head felt muffler and custom shell-dampening hardware).
    • Pearl: Free-Floating 14"x5.5" maple, 1999. Modified to include PureSound Pro Snares, a Remo Coated Ambassador batter, and a Remo Renissance Ambassador snare-side.
    • Pearl: [Steel Shell Snare Drum]14"x6.5", chrome over steel, multi-beaded. 1989. Modified to include die-cast chrome-plated steel hoops, PureSound Pro snares, a Remo Coated Ambassador batter, and a Remo Renissance Ambassador snare-side.
    • Pearl: FFX Marching 14"x10", maple, 2011. Modified to include an adjustable batter-head felt muffler, a Remo Coated Emperor batter, and a Remo Reniassance Ambassador snare-side.

    Bass Drums

    • Pearl: Masters Custom 20"x16", maple, 1990's. Modified & custom refinished - origional laquer removed and a light-weight matte stain applied to improve shell resonance, response, & tone production. Further modifications include a Remo Powerstroke P3 Clear batter and a Powerstroke P3 Smooth White resonant with 5"-diameter off-center port.
    • Gretsch: Energy 16"x14", poplar, 2016. Modified to include a custom adjustible internal felt muffler, customized mounting hardware to accomodate "jungle-kick" bass-drum spurs & a standard bass drum pedal mount, a Remo P3 Coated batter, and a Remo Ambassador Ebony resonant with a 2.5"-diameter off-center port.

    Tom Drums

    • Yamaha: Stage Custom 14"x11", birch, 2015. Modified to include a Remo Ambassador Coated batter and a Remo Ambassador Clear resonant.
    • Yamaha: Stage Custom 16"x15", birch, 2015. Modified to include a Remo Ambassador Coated batter and a Remo Ambassador Clear resonant.

    Cymbals

    • Zildjian: A 20", 1960's.
    • Zildjian: K - Constantinople Medium Thin Low 22", 2011.
    • Zildjian: K - Thin Ride 22", 2012.
    • Zildjian: K - Thin Dark Crash 19", 2012.

    Hi Hats

    • Zildjian: A - New Beat Hi Hats 15", 1960's bottom, 1970's top.
    • Zildjian: Kerope - Hi-Hats 14", 2016.
    • Zildjian: A - New Beat Hi Hat Bottom - 14", 2000's.
    • [Mini Hi Hats]: 2x Wuhan Splash 10", 2013/

    Percussion

    • LP: Black Beauty Cowbell
    • Meinl: THH1BK Steel Tambourine Hi Hat mounted
    • Meinl: SH5R Luis Conte Red Studio Shaker
    • LP: Session 5" Shaker
    • LP: Egg Shaker
    • Rhythm Tech: DST11 Drum Set Tambourine Brass Jingles
    • [Ian Campbell Custom]: Claves

    Analog Synthesizers

    • Korg Minilogue

    Bass

    • Washburn: XB500 Bantam 5-string, 34", alder/ash top, maple neck, rosewood fretboard, WB 950 Series pickups, 1994. Strung with DR Legend Flatwound.

    Guitar

    • Fender/Squire: Telecaster Custom 6-string, 25-1/2", agathis body, maple neck, maple fretboard, 2x FenderĀ®-designed Wide Range humbucking pickups, 2006. Strung with DR Pure-Blues. (Shares many features between the "[Vintage Modified] Telecaster Deluxe" and the "'72 Telecaster Custom".)

    MIDI Interfaces

    • Korg: Minilogue

    Typewriters

    • Remmington: Model 17 full-size desktop model, black, 1940's.

SOFTWARE

    Ableton

    • Live

    Avid

    • Sibelius

    Native Instruments

    • Traktor Scratch Pro Includes vinyl control v2

    Propellerhead

    • Reason
    • Rebirth
    • Recycle

    Steinberg

    • Cubase Pro
    • WaveLab Pro