Instruments

Drums
  • 24/12/16 Odery Araucaria custom

  • 22/8/10/12/14 Gretsch Catalina Ash

  • 18/12/14 Gretsch Catalina Jazz (calf skins)

  • 20" 1920s bass drum  (calf)

  • 14x6.5 Ludwig Black Beauty

  • 14x6.5 custom purpleheart (calf)

  • 14x5 Gretsch Catalina Ash

  • 14x8 Natal

Cymbals
  • 14" Zildjian vintage 1920s Hihats

  • 14" Zildjian K Constantinople Hihats

  • 16" Istanbul Turk crash

  • 16" Bosphorous crash (or 16"Hihat)

  • 18" Paiste Signature thin crash

  • 18" Meinl Extra  Dry thin crash

  • 20" Dream Paperthin crash/ride

  • 20" Dream Dark Metal flat ride

  • 22" Zildjian K Custom Dark ride

  • 24" Istanbul Turk Jazz ride (rivets)

  • various trashy effects/stacks

Percussion
  • 3 Ghanaian Bougarabou

  • 2 Ewe drums

  • Palestinian Darabouka

  • Meinl Cajon

  • Various shakers/tambourines/bells

  • Various cowbells/gankogui bells

  • Rosewood/paudauk woodlocks

  • 1920s temple blocks

  • Chinese painted drums 

Other
  • Yamaha baby grand piano

  • LAG Autumn acoustic guitar

  • Tanglewood acoustic guitar

  • 1860s German cello

  • Fender Blues Jr amp

  • SWR bass amp

Microphones

Ribbons
  • 2 x Beyerdynamic m160

  • 2 x Beyerdynamic m260

  • 2 x Golden Age R1Aa mkIII

  • 1 x Alctron HRM8

Condensers
  • 1 x Lauten Atlantis (LDC)

  • 2 x Earthworks M23 (omni)

  • 2 x Alctron/Peluso custom modified C12 (LDC)

  • 2 x Audio Technica 4041 SDC

  • 2 x Golden Age FC4 SDC

  • 1 x SE X1A
    1 x SE 2A

  • 1 x Sontronics DM-S1

Dynamics
  • 1 x Audix D6

  • 1 x Audix D4

  • 3 x Audix D2

  • 1 x Audix i5

  • 1 x Sennheiser e604

  • 1 x Shure SM58

Analogue Preamps
  • 4 x Universal Audio 710 with NOS 1950s Telefunken tubes

  • 2 x Great River ME-1NV (like Neve)

  • 2 x AML ez1073 (Neve)

  • 3 x AML exAM16s (Langevin)

  • 1 x CAPI VP26 (API)

  • 2 x AEA RPQ500 (super clean)

  • 2 x AEA "The Ribbon Pre"

Monitoring
  • ATC SCM20 

  • Munro Egg100

  • Audio Technica and Sennheiser headphones

Space/Capability
  • Main room - 4.5x5.5m acoustically treated sloping ceiling

  • Piano Room - 3.5x4.5m acoustically treated high sloping ceiling, audio link to main room

  • 24 simultaneous input channels

  • 6 headphone mixes (up to 18 headphones)

  • Mac Pro with Logic Pro X and Reaper

  • plugins - Waves, Steven Slate, Soundtoys, Oxford Labs, UAD, Nomad Factory, Eiosis, Soundradix, Lexicon, Valhallaroom, and more