Alex Newport / Future Shock Studio Equipment List


Studer 269

18 channel 1970's console and summing mixer
all mic amps, line amps, subgroups and master section
fully transformer-balanced. Fully refurbished in 2014.


Avid Pro Tools 10 HD TDM : 40 in/48 out

[4] Digidesign 192

[1] Apogee Big Ben Word Clock

Ableton Live 9

NI Reaktor 5


[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 preamp / mixer / DI [early 1960's]


[dynamics - EQ]:

[2] Urei 1176 LN Peak Limiters [Both Rev "F", vintage 1970's]

[2] Urei / Teletronix LA-3A Leveling Amplifiers [vintage 1970's]

[1] Chandler TG1 Abbey Road Special Edition Stereo Compressor / Limiter

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

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

[1] API 525c Compressor / Limiter [vintage 1970's]

[1] Neve 542 Analog Tape Simulator

[1] Anamod AM660 Fairchild Limiter

[1] SPL Transient Designer TD4 4 Channel Dynamic Shaper

[1] GE BA-9B "UniLevel" Vari-Mu Tube Limiter [1950's]

[1] SSL FX G384 Stereo Compressor

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

[1] Shure Level-Loc Limiter

[1] DBX 160x Compressor / Limiter

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

[2] Lindell Audio 7X-500 FET Compressors

[2] DBX 902 de-essers

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



[1] Lexicon PCM 70 Digital Reverb

[1] Electrix Filter Factory Stereo Analog Filter

[1] Eventide H3000 Ultra Harmonizer

[1] Roland SRV-330 Dimensional Space Reverb

[1] Roland SDE-1000 Delay

[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] Roland RSS-10 Sound Space Processor


Yamaha NS10


KRK 6000

Adcom GFA-555 200wpc Power Amplifier


[1] Neumann U87 [1969]

[1] Sony C37A tube condenser [1959]

[2] Altec M11 "Coke Bottle" Omni tube condensers [1950's]

[1] Beyerdynamic M160 N ribbon

[1] Coles 4038 ribbon

[1] AKG C451-EB with CK1 capsule

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

[1] AKG D19C

[1] AKG D12E

[1] AKG D224E

[1] Rode Classic MK 1 tube condenser

[1] Shure SM7A

[1] Beyerdynamic M88 N

[1] Beyerdynamic M201 N

[1] Sennheiser MD 421

[1] Electro Voice 635A

[2] Shure SM57

[1] Electro Voice 911


Fender U.S. Telecaster  '95

Fender U.S. Jazz Bass  '01

Fender U.S. '62 Jazzmaster  '06

Gibson SG Standard  '73

Klira Kentucky  60's Jazzmaster copy

Martin DM acoustic

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 Twin Reverb Silverface '73

Vox AC30 TB UK Alnico Blue Speakers '93

Sovtek MIG-60 60w tube head

Wizard Amplification 2X12 cabinet Vintage 30's

Silvertone 1482 15w Tube Amp '60s

Ludwig Super Classic drum set, mid 1960's /
22" kick, 13", 16" toms : champagne sparkle

Zildjian 14" Hats '60's

Zildjian 20" Medium Ride '60s

Zildjian 17" Crash Cymbal '60s

Zildjian "A" Custom 16" Crash Cymbal

Zildjian "A" Thin Crash 16" Cymbal

Zildjian "New Beat" 14" Hats

Zildjian "A" Custom 20" Ride

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



EHX Holy Grail Plus Reverb

EHX Micro Synthesizer Analog guitar Microsynth

EHX Deluxe Memory Man Analog delay / chorus / vibrato [vintage]

EHX Big Muff [V3, 1970's - originally from Conny Plank studio]

Modtone Harmonic Tremor Tremolo

Earthquaker Hoof Fuzz

Copilot Orbit Frequency Modulated Fuzz

Line 6 DL-4 Delay / Looper

EHX Small Stone Analog Chorus

DOD FX25 Envelope Filter

Fender Blender Octave Fuzz

Superglops Foxx Tone Machine 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

Rat overdrive

Mooer Blues Crab 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


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

Whirlwind Director DI box

Custom made DI box with vintage UTC transformer

Radial D2 stereo DI box


Little Labs STD


Currently setting up my new studio in Los Angeles

My new band with Matt Tong Red Love released our debut video


The Lieutenant album I mixed
is streaming at NME


Joined the 21st century and now on
Twitter @AlexNewps

I have a band with Matt Tong
and we're recording an album
right now.
Red Love


Happy Neu! Year

Listen to one of the songs from the Lieutenant album I mixed here

and check out the video for You + Me "Capsized" here


You + Me have a new single "Break The Cycle" from the album I mixed

Team Spirit album is out next week,

listen here

Currently working on albums for

The Dead Ships, Stone Foxes, and Nate Mendel


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

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


Mixing new album for Team Spirit


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


Produced some new tracks for Georgia Boys The Silver Palms


Mixed debut album from Brooklyn's Shy Hunters


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


Producing the new City And Colour album at Blackbird Studio A

René Symonds

Producer Management

Alex Newport