Main Floor Studios

The Main Floor Studios include three control rooms and three sound rooms, interlinked via audio and video to allow for complete flexibility with recording, editing, and mixing. Designed and built by Mike Crehore, the sleek architectural design and contemporary original art throughout make it a bright and engaging place to work.

  • 3 control rooms, 3 sound rooms, interconnected by audio & video tielines.

  • ProTools HD3

  • Abundant state-of-the-art and vintage gear.

  • Source Connect/ISDN

Equipment List

[Download PDF of Equipment List]

Microphones & D.I.s

AKG 452
AKG 460
AKG 414 (6)
AKG Pro 37R (small diaphragm condenser) (2)
AKG 330 BT
AKG C12 VR (2)
AKG D112 (2)
Audio-Technica ATM41a
Audio-Technica AT 8035 (shotgun)
Beyer MKII
Beyer M160 (2)
Beyer M260
Cascade Fathead 2 Ribbon Mics (4)
Coles 4038 Ribbon (2)
Countryman DI (2)
EV ND868
Jensen Transformer Custom DI (2)
Manley Cardioid Reference
Microtech Geffel Tube UM92
Neumann U87 (2)
Neumann U47 FET (2)
Neumann KM 140 (2)
Neumann KMS105 super cardioid condenser
Neumann TLM 103
Neumann TLM 149
Oktava Cardioid Condensers (w/Mods) (4)
PZM (3)
Rode NTV Tube (2)
Royer 121 Ribbon Mics (3)
Schoeps CMC5 w/ MK4 capsules (4)
Sennheiser 421′s (7)
Sennheiser 441 (2)
Shure KSM42/SG (large diaphragm condenser)
Shure SM7 (2)
Shure SM57 (4)
Shure SM58 (3)
Shure Beta 58a
Shure Beta 57a
Shure Beta 56
Shure Beta 58 (2)
Shure 520 DX “Green Bullet”
Telefunken Elam 251

Outboard Mic Preamps

Avalon 737 (3)
Chandler LTD-1 mic pre/EQ
Chandler Limited Geranium (2 channel)
Neve 1272 (8 channels)
Summit Audio Dual Tube mic pre
Daking 52270 (2)
Khan 2242 (boutique Class A discrete, stereo)
Telefunken V72
Altec V1567 tube mic pre mixer
Universal Audio 2-610 (stereo) (2)
Vintech Audio X73 mic pre/EQ
PreSonus M80 (8 channel)
Pro VLA Stereo (2)
Art Dual MP (Stereo)
Sans Amp PSA-1 pre amp

Console / Recorders

SSL 4064 G+ Console with Total Recall and Ultimation
Dangerous 2 Buss summing amplifier (3)

Pro Tools HD3
Logic Pro
Apogee converters

Tascam DA-88 with sync card
Alesis ADAT XT-20 & BRC
Panasonic 3800 DAT
Alesis Masterlink ML-9600 Stereo mixing deck

Studer 2″ 24 trk (A80, Mk IV)
Otari 1/2″ 8 trk (MX5050/dbxNR)
Teac 1/4″ 4trk (A-3440/dbxNR)
Otari 1/4″ 2trk
Otari 2″ 24 trk (slaved to digital with a lynx)
dbx 150X Type I Noise Reduction

Audio Software

Pro Tools 9 HD
Video Satellite LE
Logic 9
Pre-Master CD
Source-Connect Pro
Soundminer LE
Most major plug-ins

Video Software

Final Cut Pro 7


Chandler LTD-2
Manley Vari-MU Stereo Tube Compressor/Limiter (2)
Manley Electro-Optical Levelling Amp (stereo)
Urei 1176 Blackface
Urei LA-3A Compressor/Limiter (2)
Urei LA-4A Compressor
Urei 7110 Limiter/Compressor
Universal Audio 1176N (2)
Avalon 737 (3)
EL8 Distressor (4)
dbx 165A (3)
dbx 160 VU Compressor/limiter (2)
dbx 160XT (2)
dbx 163X Compressor (2)
dbx 166 (stereo)
Drawmer Dual Noise Gate
Ashly SC33 Noise Gate
Valley People Quad Noise Gate
Valley People 415 de-esser


API 550A (4)
API 560B (2)
Groove Tube “Vari-X” Tube EQ1 (2 channel)
Chandler LTD-1 mic pre/EQ
Daking 52270 mic pre / EQ (2)
Avalon 737 (3)
Vintech Audio X73 mic pre/EQ


EMT 140 Plate Reverbs (2)
TC Electronics System 6000
Lexicon PCM 80
Lexicon PrimeTime Delay
Lexicon PCM-41 Digital Delay
Lexicon PCM-42 Digital Delay
Roland Space Echo Tape Delay
Orban/Parasound Dual Reverberation (spring reverb)
Yamaha SPX90
Aphex Aural Exciter – Type C2 with Big Bottom
Alesis Quadraverb2
Alesis Midiverb II
Korg SDD2000 Digital Delay

Monitors — Main Floor

Genelec 1029A with subwoofer
Genelec 1030
Genelec 8020 (Surround) with subwoofer
Legacy Studio Monitors
Yamaha NS-10 Near Field

Monitors — Mezzanine

Dynaudio M4 Main Monitors with Custom
Bag End Stero Subwoofer System
Genelec 1032A Near Field Monitors
Yamaha NS-10 Near Field Monitors

Piano / Keyboards

Yamaha C-5 Grand Piano (6′ 7″) (Mezzanine)
Yamaha C-3 Piano (6’1″) (Main Floor)
Hammond B3
Leslie 122 rotary speaker
Various Keyboards/Synths including:
Muse Research Receptor
Juno 106
Yamaha DX7


Vintage Tama Maple Shell Kit (22″, 10″, 12″, 13″, 16″)
Yamaha Cherry Shell Kit (22″, 10″, 12″, 16″)
1970′s Pearl Prestige Kit (24″, 14″, 14″, 18″)
Sabian Cymbals


Vintage Fender Champ
Fender Twin Reverb
Fender Deluxe Reverb II
Reverend Hellhound
Dan Electro Nifty 50
Marshall JMP Combo (Circa 70′s)
Mesa Boogie Mark I (1977)
Mesa Boogie Mark II (1980)
Marshall JCM 800 head
Mesa Dual Rectifier head
Marshall 1960A cabinet
Roland JC 77
Roland 100
SWR Bass head and cabinet
Ampeg B-15 bass amp