Studio B Equipment

Studio B is a pre-production, writing and editing suite built around a ProTools HD2 Accel system 8 channels of A/D/A via one Digidesign 192 I/O box. This studio also features a PC system with Gigastudio and numerous other pieces of audio software and a wide array of sample libraries. Tracking of overdubs can be done in the adjacent iso-booth.

Computers, Recording & Playback

Mac G5, dual 2.7 GHz processors, 2GB RAM, dual-channel SCSI
ProTools 7.4 software
Mac G4 PowerBook Titanium, dual-processor 1 GHz, 1 GB RAM
Pentium IV PC, 3GHz, 2GB RAM
ProTools LE software
ProTools MBox hardware (w/ dual Focusrite MicPre’s and 24-bit A/D/A)

Other Recording & Playback:

CD Burner (SCSI) w/ MasterList CD, Toast, and Jam software

ProTools Plugins:

D-Verb
SoundReplacer
Focusrite D2/D3
D-Fx
Bomb Factory Pultec Bundle
Bomb Factory Slightly Rude Compressor
Revibe
Smack!
TL Aggro
TL Drum Rehab
Antares Autotune
GRM Tools Classic
AmpFarm
D-Fi (Sci-Fi, Recti-Fi, Lo-Fi)
Bruno
Reso
DPP-1
Opcode Vocoder
Waves Platinum Bundle

Synths, Samplers, Keyboards, MIDI

Fatar MIDI controller keyboard
E-Mu E64 sampler, 64 MB RAM
Korg T3EX
MOTU Midi Timepiece AV (serial)

Mixers, Amplification & Signal Distribution

Mackie 1604 VLZ PRO (16x4x2)
Yamaha P2350 amplifier

Monitors

KRK V88’s

Headphones

AKG K240 phones (semi-open design)
AKG K270 phones (closed design)

Software

ProTools 7.4 for HD2 Accel system
ProTools LE for Mbox system
TONS of ProTools Plugins (see ProTools section)
Supercollider (programmable synthesis language)
Logic Audio
StudioVision Pro
Recycle
Rebirth
Adaptec Toast Titanium & Jam
Digidesign MasterList CD
Metasynth

Media Storage & Backup

Tons of storage!
SCSI CD Burner

Sample Libraries

Vienna Symphonic Performance Set (Giga)
Vienna Solo Strings (Giga)
Garritan Stradivarius solo violin
Garritan Gofriller solo cello
Garritan Orchestral (Giga)

Bosendorfer Piano (Giga)
Ivory
GigaPiano (Giga)

GigaHarp (Giga)
Rhodes (Giga)
Scarbee Bass (Giga)
APR Solina (Giga)
X-Sample3 (Giga)
Quantum Leap Brass (Giga)
Dan Dean Solo Woodwinds (Giga)
Dan Dean Solo Brass (Giga)
Virtuoso Strings (Giga)
Miroslav Full Orchestra
Best Service Advanced Orchestra + Upgrade 97
Heart of Asia
Heart of Africa
Phantom Horns
Chronic Horns
B.T. Breakz From the Nu Skool
Planet of the Breaks
BreakBeat 2
Twisted City
Gota Yashiki Groove Activator
HipHop Master
LA Riot 3
Ill Jointz
BlackButta 1 & 2
Electroshock
Big Fish Audio Loops 3
Xstatic Goldmine 2
Funky Ass Loops
LoopZilla
Old School Rare Groovin’ & Vintage Soul
AKAI Laidback, Brushed, Popped 1 drums
Bob Clearmountain Drums 1 & 2
Tens of thousands of individual hits, loops, etc.