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City and Colour “The Hurry and the Harm” Producer, Engineer, Mix, String Arrangements
*Platinum Record (Canada)
Dine Alone Records
City and Colour “Little Hell” Producer, Engineer, Mix
*2X Platinum Record (Canada)
Death Cab for Cutie “Long Division / Narrow Stairs” Mix
*Grammy Nomination
*Gold Record (US)
Bloc Party “FOUR” Producer, Engineer, Mix, String Arrangements Frenchkiss
Bloc Party “Four More” E.P. Producer, Engineer, Mix Frenchkiss
Weaves "Weaves" Mix Kanine/Buzz Records
At The Drive-In “Vaya” Producer, Engineer, Mix Fearless
At The Drive-In “In Casino Out” Producer, Engineer, Mix Fearless
At The Drive-In “This Station is Non-Operational” Producer, Engineer, Mix Fearless
The Mars Volta “Tremulant” Producer, Engineer, Mix GSL/Universal
Bleached “Forthcoming EP” Producer/Engineer/Mix Dead Oceans
Tigercub “Forthcoming album" Producer/Engineer/Mix Alcopop Records
No Devotion “Permanence” Producer/Engineer/Mix Collect Records
Seahaven “Find A Way” (single) Producer/Engineer/Mix Seahaven
The Sounds “Weekend” Producer, Engineer, Mix Warner Sweden
Black Peaks “Saviour” Mix Easy Life / Sony
You + Me “Rose Ave” Mix, Musician
*Platinum record (Canada)
*Gold record (Australia)
RCA/Dine Alone
Lieutenant “If I Can Kill This Thing We're All Gonna Eat For A Week” Mix Dine Alone
Does It Offend You, Yeah? “Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn You” Producer, Engineer, Mix Cooking Vinyl
Frank Turner “Poetry of the Deed” Producer, Engineer, Mix Epitaph
Two Gallants “Two Gallants” Producer, Engineer, Mix Saddle Creek
Two Gallants “The Throes” Mix Alive!
Two Gallants “The Scenery of Farewell” Producer, Engineer, Mix Saddle Creek
Team Spirit “Killing Time” Mix Vice/Warner
Knapsack “This Conversation Is Ending Starting Right Now” Producer, Engineer, Mix Alias
Piebald “Accidental Gentlemen” Mix SideOneDummy
Japanese Voyeurs “Yolk” Mix Fiction
Male Bonding “Nothing Hurts” Producer, Engineer Sub Pop
PAPA “You Live In My House” Mix Psychedelic Judaism
The Dead Ships “Citycide” Mix Nevado
Melvins “Stag” – 2 Tracks Producer, Engineer, Mix Atlantic
So Many Dynamos “The Loud Wars” Mix Vagrant
Peggy Sue “Fossils and Other Phantoms” Producer, Engineer, Mix Wichita/Yep Rock
Johnny Foreigner “Grace and the Bigger Picture” Producer, Engineer, Mix Best Before
Meet Me In St Louis “Variations On Swing” Producer, Engineer, Mix Big Scary Monsters
Pissed Jeans “Honeys” Producer, Engineer, Mix Sub Pop
Pissed Jeans “King Of Jeans” Producer, Engineer, Mix Sub Pop
Polysics “Absolute Polysics” Mix Ki-oon/Sony Japan
Polysics “Karate House” Mix i-oon/Sony Japan
Polysics “Now is the Time!” Mix Ki-oon/Sony Japan
Polysics “Polysics or Die!!! Mix Ki-oon/Sony Japan
Polysics “Oh No It’s Heavy Polysick” Engineer, Mix Ki-oon/Sony Japan
The Mountain Goats “All Hail West Texas” Engineer Merge
O'Death “Broken Hymns, Limbs And Skin” Producer, Engineer, Mix Kemado
Samiam “Trips” Mix Hopeless Records
Young Legionnaire “Wreckonomics” Mix Wichita
Omar A. Rodriguez-Lopez “Manual Dexterity Soundtrack Vol. 1” Engineer GSL
Ikara Colt “Modern Apprentice Producer, Engineer, Mix Fantastic Plastic/Epitaph
Panthers “Things Are Strange” Producer, Engineer, Mix Vice
The Icarus Line “Mono” Mix, Additional Production Crank!/Buddyhead

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



[dynamics - EQ]:

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

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

[2] SPL Transient Designer 4 Dynamic processor

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

[1] Empirical Labs "Fatso Jr" Stereo Analog Tape Simulator / Compressor

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

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

[1] SSL 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] BSS DPR402 Stereo Compressor / Peak Limiter

[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] Eventide H910 Harmonizer

[1] Roland SRV-330 Dimensional Space Reverb

[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] Sony C37a tube condenser [1959]

[1] AKG C451-EB with CK1 capsule

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

[1] AKG D112

[1] AKG D224E

[2] Avenson Audio STO-2 Omni condensers

[1] Rode Classic MK 1 tube condenser

[1] Shure SM7A

[1] Beyerdynamic M88 N

[1] Beyerdynamic M201 N

[1] Sennheiser MD 421

[1] Sennheiser E 604

[2] Shure SM57

[1] Aston Spirit condenser

[1] Aston Origin condenser


Fender U.S. Telecaster  [1995]

Fender U.S. Jazz Bass  [2001]

Fender U.S. '62 Jazzmaster  [2006]

Gibson SG Standard  [1973]

Klira Kentucky  60's Jazzmaster copy

Martin DM acoustic

Moog Prodigy analog monophonic synth [1978]

Arp Quartet analog polyphonic string synth [1979]

Akai MPK-49 Midi Keyboard Controller

Fender Twin Reverb Silverface [1973]

Marshall JMP 50w tube head [1978]

Wizard Amplification 2X12 cabinet Vintage 30's

Silvertone 1482 15w Tube Amp [1960s]

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

Zildjian 20" Medium Ride '60s

Zildjian "A" Custom 16" Crash Cymbal

Zildjian "A" Thin Crash 16" Cymbal

Zildjian "New Beat" 14" Hats

Zildjian "A" Custom 20" Ride

Tama Bell Brass 6.5 X 14 Snare

Ludwig "Black Beauty" 6.5 X 14 Brass Snare



EHX Holy Grail Plus Reverb

EHX Poly Chorus Stereo Analog Filter / Chorus / Flanger

EHX Deluxe Memory Man Analog delay / chorus / vibrato

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

EHX Small Stone Analog Chorus

Zvex Fuzz Factory

Zvex Super Duper 2-in-1 Hard On boost/distortion

Zvex Mastotron fuzz

Modtone Harmonic Tremor Tremolo

Copilot Orbit Frequency Modulated Fuzz

Boss PS-5 Super Shifter

Line 6 DL-4 Delay / Looper

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 boxes

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


Red Love is my new band with Matt Tong

our debut album is out now



Producing a new EP for Bleached at my studio and New Monkey Studio



At Brighton Electric producing debut album for Tigercub



The Weaves album I mixed is out this week and it's streaming at I-D

Last month I produced & mixed a track with Seahaven and it's released today:

Seahaven - Find a Way



Produced & mixing the debut album for Joy Opposites

Produced & mixed a new single with Seahaven

Mixed tracks for Apeman Spaceman



Mixing the debut album from Heat

Weaves are premiering "One More" from their new album



Finished mixing the Weaves album. Produced & mixed 3 songs with Howler and gearing up to go in the studio with Moaning to produce their debut album



Just got back from Tokyo recording drums with Eiji from FACT



Currently producing an EP with the amazing Wolf Prize and mixing the Weaves album...



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


For production / mixing booking:

Adam Katz

Next Wave Producer Management