Studio

The Albany St Studios is centrally located in Dunedin and fitted with the following equipment

Console

Solid State Logic C200 HD/64

2010 – built to order 128 channel console – 64 channel frame.

Centuri Core

  • Freelance friendly, ‘analogue style’ control
  • Dual faders (large and small) per channel strip
  • Flexible in-line channel configurations
  • 12 Main busses for Stereo/5.1 Audio Sub Groups
  • 2 Programme outputs (5.1 and Stereo)
  • 48 Multitrack busses with individual gain trim
  • Independent pre and post fader direct outputs
  • 12 Aux busses with odd/even stereo linking
  • 12 stereo FX returns
  • Sample-independent processing with options for 48kHz or 96kHz operation
  • Dedicated processing per channel strip
  • EQ and Dynamics DSP emulations: C, E or G series EQ algorithms assignable track by track or globally
  • Comprehensive dynamic automation and integrated 4-port machine control system

Recording system

  • Pro Tools HD 3
  • Mutec iClock Master clock
  • XLogic Delta Link MADI HD; MADI to Pro Tools HD¨ converters x 2
  • XLogic Alpha-Link MADI AX; MADI to ADAT & AD DA converter
  • 64 channels of digital MADI I/O at 48kHz (or 32 channels at 96kHz), 24 ADAT Lightpipe digital inputs and outputs at up to 48kHz (12 ADAT Lightpipe digital inputs and outputs at up to 96kHz), 24 analogue I/O
  • C-SB Remote Mic Stagebox 48 channel Mic Amplifiers x 2 on Fibre link

Monitors

  • Dynaudio Acoustic Air 25s
  • Dynaudio Acoustic BM6A
  • Furman Headphone System

Floating Monitors

  • JBL LSR 4328P
  • Genelec 1032A
  • Tannoy Reveal Active
  • Tannoy Reveal Passive/Perreaux amplification
  • Yamaha NS 10M

Outboard/Dynamics/Effects

  • Buzz Audio SSA-1.1 Stereo Source Amplifier
  • Buzz Audio MA-2.2 Class A Microphone Amplifier
  • Solid Sate Logic XR621 G series Mic Pre x 2
  • Solid Sate Logic XR627 VHD Mic Pre x 2
  • Toft ATC-2 Two channel Mic Pre /Compressor/Equilizer x 2
  • Art Dual MP Tube pre
  • Tube-Tech CM 1-A Compressor x 2
  • DBX 166XL Compressor/Limiter/Gate x 2
  • Art Dual Levelar
  • Tube-Tech EM 1-A Equalizer x 2
  • Klark-Teknik DN 27 Graphic Equilizer
  • TC Electronic Reverb 4000
  • TC Electrinic D-Two Delay
  • Yamaha SPX 2000

Microphones

  • Neumann U87ai
  • Neumann TLM 49
  • Neumann KM184 factory matched pair
  • Milab VIP 50
  • DPA 4006 TL omni factory matched pair
  • DPA 4011 TL cardiod factory matched pair
  • AKG 414B XLS x 2
  • sE 4400 factory matched pair x2
  • sE Z3300A
  • sE 2200T x2
  • sE RT1 Ribbon Tube
  • Rode NT3 x2
  • Rode NT1a
  • Sennheiser 421 II x 3
  • AKG D112 x1
  • Shure SM 57 x 9
  • Shure SM 58 x 4
  • Shure SM 52 x 2

Instruments/Amplifiers

  • 1979 Fender Rhodes Seventy Three Mark 1 Stage Piano
  • 2008 Bechstein 190 CM EBY Grand Piano
  • Fender 65 Twin Reverb ÔBlack FaceÕ reissue
  • Vox AC30 Heritage Handwired
  • Orange Tiny Terror
  • Ashdown Klystron Bass Head and 4 x 8 cabinet
  • Gallien Krueger 400RB III
  • Trace Elliott AH30012
  • Trace Elliott V series (factory prototype)
  • Bass Cabinets:
  • Gallien Krueger 4×12, Gallien Krueger 1×15
  • Trace Elliott 2×10
  • Trace Elliott 4×12 (x2)
  • Trace Elliott 1 x18