Alex Newport / Future Shock Studio Equipment List

CONSOLE:

Studer 269

18 channel 1970's console and summing mixer
all mic amps, line amps, subgroups and master section
fully transformer-balanced

RECORDERS:

Avid Pro Tools 10 HD TDM : 32 in/40 out

[4] Digidesign 192

[1] Apogee Big Ben Word Clock

Ableton Live 9

NI Reaktor 5

OUTBOARD:

[mic pre]:

[14] Studer 269 transformer-balanced mic preamps with 3-band inductor EQ

[1] Neve 1084 mic preamp / EQ / DI

[1] Altec 1567A 5-channel tube mixer / preamp [early 1960's]

 

[dynamics - EQ]:

[2] Urei 1176 LN Peak Limiters [Both Rev "F", Black Face, early 70's]

[2] Urei / Teletronix LA-3A Leveling Amplifers, early 70's

[2] DBX 160 "VU" Compressor / Limiters

[1] Chandler TG1 Abbey Road Special Edition Limiter

[2] Empirical Labs EL-8 "Distressor" Compressor / Limiters

[2] Empirical Labs Fatso Jr Stereo Analog Tape Simulator / Compressors

[1] Neve 542 Analog Tape Simulator

[1] SPL Transient Designer TD4 4 Channel Dynamic Shaper

[1] SpectraSonics 610 "CompLimiter" [1969]

[1] GE "Uni-level" BA-9B Vari-Mu Tube Limiter [1955]

[1] SSL FX-G384 Stereo Compressor

[1] Alan Smart C2 Stereo Compressor

[1] Audio & Design Recording F760X-RS "Compex" FET Stereo Compressor/Limiter w/ transformer balanced in/out

[1] Shure Level-Loc Limiter

[1] SSL "E Series" Compressor/Gate

[1] Meyer CP-10 Complementary Phase Stereo Parametric EQ

[3] Lindell Audio 7X-500 FET Compressors

[2] DBX 902 De-Esser

[1] Solid State Logic CF82E33 Stereo TB Limiter : custom racked
from SSL console cards

[2] Drawmer 201 2-Channel Noise gate / ducker

 

[effects]:

[1] Lexicon PCM 70 Digital Reverb

[1] Eventide H3000 Ultra Harmonizer

[1] Roland SRV-330 Dimensional Space Reverb

[1] Roland SDX-330 Dimensional Expander

[1] Yamaha SPX-90 Digital Multi-FX

[1] Yamaha SPX-90 II Digital Multi-FX

[1] Eventide Instant Flanger FL-201

[1] Korg Kaoss KP3 Kaoss Pad Effects Sampler

[1] Roland Space Echo RE-201 Spring Reverb/Analog Tape Echo

[1] Sound Workshop 242a Stereo Spring Reverb

[1] Boss RSD-10 Digital Delay / Sampler

[1] Roland RSS-10 Sound Space Processor

[1] Watkins Copicat Tape Echo [1969]

MONITORS:

Yamaha NS10

PMC TB2S+

Adcom GFA-555 200wpc Power Amplifier

MICROPHONES:

[condenser]

[1] Sony C-38B

[1] AKG C451-EB with CK1 capsule

[2] AKG 460B with CK 61-ULS capsules

 

[dynamic]

[1] Shure SM7A

[1] Beyerdynamic M88

[1] Beyerdynamic M201 N

[1] Electro Voice 635A

[2] Shure SM57

 

[ribbon]

[1] Beyerdynamic M160 N

[1] Beyerdynamic M130 N

INSTRUMENTS:

Fender U.S. Telecaster  '95

Fender U.S. Telecaster Custom  '75

Fender U.S. Stratocaster  '01

Fender U.S. Musicmaster Bass  '76

Fender U.S. Jazz Bass  '01

Fender U.S. '62 Jazzmaster  '06

Fender U.S. Jaguar  '07

Rickenbacker 620  '05

Gibson SG Standard  '73

Martin DM acoustic

Art & Lutherie Wild Cherry Dreadnaught

Harmony Banjo [old as the hills]

Moog Prodigy analog monophonic synth '79

Arp Quartet analog polyphonic string synth '80

Akai MPK-49 Midi Keyboard Controller

Fender Hot Rod Deluxe MK 1 tube amp

Vox AC30 TB Alnico Blue Speakers '93

Hiwatt DR103 Custom 100 100w tube head  '71

Sovtek MIG-60 60w tube head

Wizard Amplification 2X12 cabinet 

Fender Champ 8w Tube Amp  '68

Silvertone 1482 15w Tube Amp  '60s

Pearl 6.5 X 14 Maple Shell "Free-Floating" Snare

Ocheltree "Phantom" 6.5 X 14 Cast Carbon Steel Snare

Ludwig "Black Beauty" 6.5 X 14 Brass Snare

Ludwig LM402 Supraphonic  6.5 X 14 Snare  '82

Zildjian "A" Custom 16" Crash Cymbal

Zildjian "A" Thin Crash 16" Cymbal

Zildjian "New Beat" 14" Hats

Zildjian "A" Custom 20" Ride Cymbal

 

PEDALS = FUN:

EHX Holy Grail Plus Reverb

EHX Micro Synthesizer Analog guitar Microsynth

Modtone Harmonic Tremor Tremolo

Earthquaker Hoof Fuzz

Copilot Orbit Frequency Modulated Fuzz

MXR Carbon Copy Analog Delay

Line 6 DL-4 Delay / Looper

EHX Small Stone Analog Chorus

DOD FX25 Envelope Filter

Fender Blender Octave Fuzz

Devi Ever Shoegazer Fuzz

Honda Soundworks/Far East Electric 1407 Crazy Fuzz

MoogerFooger MF-103 Phaser

Boss DS-1 Distortion

Boss DS-2 Turbo Distortion

Boss Blues Driver distortion

Boss CS-3 compressor

Boss ODB-3 Bass Overdrive

Mooer Blues Mood overdrive

Mooer Blues Crab distortion

Mooer Black Secret distortion

Ibanez TS-9 Tube Screamer

Ibanez TS-9DX Turbo Tube Screamer

Dan Armstrong Green Ringer Octave / Ring Mod Fuzz

Muff Fuzz

Shin-Ei Fuzz

Ampeg Scrambler

Danelectro UniVibe

Danelectro Fab Tone fuzz

Way Huge Swollen Pickle Jumbo Fuzz

Tech 21 Sansamp Classic

Tech 21 Sansamp GT2

Tech 21 Comptortion

Big Jam Distortion

Cry Baby Wah in hideous neon pink

Kojima Custom Boost/Overdrive

Roger Mayer Axis Fuzz

Fuzz Face

Whirlwind A-B Box

OTHER STUFF:

Mogami/Neutrik and Canare/Neutrik Microphone Cables

All tie lines, mic lines, and outboard gear wired with ridiculously expensive Mogami/Canare and Belden cable

JBL, AKG and Audio Technica Headphones

Simon Systems headphone distribution box

Crown D75 Headphone power amplifier

Sans Amp Bass Driver DI Box

Whirlwind Director DI Box

ReAmp

2 Channel DI Box

03.22.14

The Sounds new album "Weekend" is streaming at Spin Magazine

and Rachel Sermanni has a new video for "Two Birds"

12.10.13

Mixing new album for Team Spirit

10.15.13

Produced and mixed "Everything Changes" EP for the immensely talented Rachel Sermanni

09.02.13

Produced some new tracks for Georgia Boys The Silver Palms

08.05.13

Mixed debut album from Brooklyn's Shy Hunters

03.10.13

Producing The Sounds new album at Svenska Gramofon Studio in Gothenburg, Sweden

11.22.12

Producing the new City And Colour album at Blackbird Studio A

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