Gear List & Specs

If there are specific items you need for your session, please check beforehand to confirm it’s in the studio you are booking.

Microphones

Tube Condenser:

  • Vox-o-rama typ 47 (original U47 components reconstructed by the late Andreas Grosser, the world’s most renowned microphone builder)
  • Neumann M147
  • Chandler Limited REDD
  • Mojave MA200
  • Lewitt 1040
  • Altes EF12 Röhrenmikrofon, ca.1950er Jahre

Solid State Condenser:

  • Neumann TLM 67
  • Shure KSM 44a (2)
  • Aston Spirit (2)
  • Blue Bluebird
  • Neumann 184 (4)
  • Shure SM81 (2)
  • Beyerdynamic MC930 (2)
  • Oktava Mk012 (4)
  • Shure 181 (4)
  • Shure Beta 98D/S (2)
  • Shure Beta 91a
  • Shure Beta 87c

Ribbon:

  • Royer 121
  • Coles 4038 (2)
  • Beyerdynamic M160 (2)
  • Shure KSM353 (4)
  • Shure KSM313

Dynamic:

  • Beyerdynamic M69 Strasse
  • Beyerdynamic M201 (2)
  • Electrovoice RE20
  • Schumann MDS 5N
  • Sennheiser 441
  • Sennheiser 421 (2)
  • Shure Beta 52a
  • Shure Beta 58a (2)
  • Shure Beta 57a
  • Shure Beta 56a
  • Shure SM57 (3)
  • Shure SM7b (2)
  • Telefunken D11/B Mikrofon aus den 1950er
  • Custom Made Zeta Creations Pepper Pot microphone
  • Custom made Zeta Creations Telephone microphone

various odds and ends …

 

Preamps:

Studio A: 24 channels can be simultaneously recorded

  • API 3124V (8 channels)
  • Neve 1073DPA (2 channels)
  • Manley Force Tube Preamps (4 channels)
  • Vintech X73i (preamp and eq)
  • Phoenix DRS8 (8 channels)
  • Focusrite ISA430 (channel strip)

Studio B:

  • Universal Audio LA610
  • Universal Audio 4-710d

Studio C: 22 channels can be simultaneously recorded

  • Neve 1073LB (2 channels)
  • Cranborne Audio Camden 500 (2 channels)
  • TLA VP-5051 (channel strip)
  • Universal Audio Apollo x4 (4 channels)
  • RME Fireface (4 mic, 8 line channels)
  • MOTU 8pre (8 channels)

Outboard:

  • Roland RE201 Space Echo 
  • Universal Audio LA-3A compressor
  • IGS ONE LA 500 compressor
  • Revox Stereo B77 MkII Tape Machine
  • Mackie HM800 8 channel headphone amp

Electric Guitars:

  • Vintage Fender Telecaster with Amber Pickups
  • Framus Strato
  • Reverend Buckshot

Bass Guitars:

  • Fender Squier Precision Bass
  • Venson (flat-wound strings)
  • Hagstrom HB2 bass – short scale bass
  • Yamaha TRBX 174

Acoustic Guitars:

  • Yamaha FG 411 Acoustic Guitar (circa 1990)
  • Gibson J45
  • Vintage Hohner classical guitar

various guitars and basses from engineers personal collections …

 

Keyboards:

  • Upright Pianos (4)
  • Baby grand – Blüthner Aliquot
  • Wurlitzer Omni 6500 Organ
  • Hohner Organa 30
  • ACE electric organ
  • Hohner Symphonic 909 Organ
  • Hohner string performer Organ
  • Orcana electric accordion
  • Casiotone 403
  • Dr. Bröhm Top sound DS organ
  • Harmonium Harmona Orchestrale super
  • Roth & Juniu 380 organ
  • Yamaha Electone ME-50

Drums:

  • Kick: Gretsch Catalina 22”
  • Toms: 12″ and 14″ C&C
  • Ride: Zildjian K 22” custom high definition
  • Hi Hat: Masterwork 14” custom series
  • Crash: Bosphorus 17” Traditional series
  • Snare: Vintage Olympic from the 70’s 14×5.5
  • Snare: Peace hand hammered phosphor bronze 14×5.5
  • Full kit: Gretsch Catalina Club

various percussion instruments …

 

Monitors:

  • APS Aeons (Studio A)
  • Mackie MR5 (Studio A)
  • Hedd Type 20 (Studio B)
  • Dynaudio BM6a (Studio B)
  • Amphion Amp100 (Studio B)
  • Focal Shape 65 (Studio C)

Amplifiers:

Guitar:

  • Vox AC30 purple edition (combo)
  • Acoustic Control Corp Model 160 (head); Model 469 (cab) – rare, hand-made in California
  • Hi-Watt DR103 (head); Hiwatt custom 2×12” (cab)
  • Fender Blues Deluxe (combo)
  • Fender Vibrolux (combo)
  • Orange Tiny Terror (head)
  • custom 2×12” Celestion VC30; Greenback (cab)

Bass:

  • Galleon Krueger bass head with Ampeg VST 4×10” (cab)
  • Kustom Bass Amp tube/fett blendable head and cab

General:

  • Custom made Zeta Creations French Radio amplifier
  • Custom made Zeta Creations 1950s General Electric speakerbox amplifier.
  • Custom made Zeta Creations Telephone amplifier


Rooms:

  • Studio A: 25sqm control room, 40sqm live room, 14sqm second live room
  • Studio B: 25sqm post production suite
  • Studio C: (The Rabbit Hole) 28sqm
  • The Lounge: 30sqm
  • The Office: 30sqm
  • Kitchen, Toilet