The Studio

The studio is equiped to handle the most demanding of sessions. Any equipment not on the list can usually be hired in at the standard rates, please enquire for more information before booking.

Otari-Radar II - 24 track (Random Access Digital Audio Recorder).
Otari MX 80 - 24 track 2 inch tape machine 15/30ips with varispeed and full remote control.
QUAD CORE DESKTOP PC 9.32GHZ 1TB 16GB WINDOWS 7 Pro running Cubase 9.5 Pro, Sony Soundforge 10 and CD Architect along with host of stunning plug ins from Waves, Izotope and many others.
Otari MX5050 and Revox B77 available with prior notice.
Mixing Desk

Soundcraft 2400 Series Analogue Mixing Console.
28 classic 80's Mic pre-amps & Line inputs.
24 channel monitor section.
6 x Auxiliary sends.
Fully integrated Bantam patchbay
Can be used as a summing mixer if required.
Mic Preamps

SSL 4000G Series Channel Strips x 2.
Neve 1073n Mic pre with Neve EQ x 4.
Earthworks 1022 ZDT two channel preamplifier.
TL Audio 2 channel valve mic pre and EQ.
Focusrite Green mic pre and EQ.
Golden Age Pre 73 mic preamp.
Warm Audio WA 12 mic pre.
Studiospares Valve mic preamp.
Focusrite ISA Two dual mic preamp.

2 x JBL 4350 monitor speakers bi-amped with two monogram 260 watt power amps.
2 x Genelec 1031A nearfield monitors, 2 x Auratones.
Outboard Effects

AMS-DMX 15-80S Two channel delay & harmoniser. Fully loaded and with stereo de-glitch cards and Chorus Controller.
Effectron ADM 1024 Delay Lines x 2.
Marshall Time Modulator (mod.5002).
Lexicon LPX1 Reverb & Lexicon Midi Remote Control.
Roland SDE-330.
Drawmer Multi-tracker DMT1080.
Watkins Copicat Tape Echo Unit modified for studio use.
Outboard Compression and EQ

SSL 4000G Series Channel Strips with Dynamics and EQ x 2.
Urei 1176 - Classic Compressor.
Universal Audio 2-1176 Stereo Compressor.
Focusrite Red 3 - Stereo Compressor.
Focusrite Green 4 - Stereo Compressor.
Audio Developments Mono Compressor/ Limiters x 4.
Audio & Design F769 Vocal Stressor.
Drawmer 241 -  Stereo Compressor.
Drawmer LX 20 - Stereo Compressor.
DBX 266XL Stereo Compressor.
Drawmer 201 Dual Noise Gates x 3.
DBX 263x De-esser x 2.

Orban 622B. Two channel parametric EQ from 1972.
Rebis RA 402 Two Channel Parametric EQ x 2.
1967 Vintage Siemens Telefunken Sitral W295b Equalizer and U273b Limiter.

Neumann u47 fet.
Neumann u87 x 3.
Neumann KM184s matched pair.
AKG D112E.
Sennheiser MD441...Classic 70s Dynamic.
Sennheiser MD421 x 4.
Calrec CM 1050C x 2.
AEA R84 Ribbon Mic.
Golden Age R1 Ribbon Mic Mk2.
Audix D6 Dynamic.
Sennheiser E609.
Heil PR20 Dynamic.
ADK TT Valve Condenser.
Audio Technica 4047.
Neumann KN84.
Lewitt LCT 640 Large diaphragm
multi pattern condenser x 2.
AKG D30 Vintage Omni Dynamic x 2.
AKG C414 x 2.
AKG D12...1960s vintage model with captive lead.
AKG D1200 x 5.
Shure SM57 x 3.
Shure SM58.
Shure SM7B Classic Dynamic.
Shure SM81 x 5.
AKG D190 x 2.
Royer R121 Ribbon mic.
Coles 4038 Classic Ribbon mic.
Yamaha SKRM-100 Sub Kick Microphone.

Beye DT100 x 9.

BSS AR116 Mono Active DI Boxes x2.
Fairview Custom Stereo Active DI Box.
Ludwig Acrolyte 14 x 5 Snare drum.
Behringer CT100 Cable Tester.
Vox AC 30 (1960s).
Trace Elliot G300 Bass amplifier with Marshall 1 x 15 and Laney 4 x 10 cabinets.
Line 6 Pod II.
Palmer Reamplification Box.
Sabine Guitar Tuner.
“The Box” (Led Spectrum Display Unit).
Fender Blues Deluxe Combo...Classic Fender Amp.
Tanglewood 12 string acoustic guitar.
Eko Ranger 6 string acoustic guitar.

Collard & Collard Upright acoustic piano. *
Hammond C3 Organ (Original) with Sharma Leslie.
Yamaha PF 85 Electric Piano.
Akai Mother Keyboard.
Akai S3000 Sampler.

*Please note the cost of piano tuning is £80 and payable by the client.
John Spence - Engineer
/ 01405741773
Fairview Studio Office