Black Rock

"If God was a Rock Star..."

Black Rock Floorplan

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Equipment

    • Live room: 25m sq height 56m - Booth 1: 3.7m x 2.5m (9.25m sq)

      Live room: 25m sq height 56m - Booth 1: 3.7m x 2.5m (9.25m sq)

  • Console
    • SSL 9080J with Ultimation and Total Recall

      SSL 9080J

  • Multitracks / Hard Disk Recording / Synchronisation
    • Apple Mac Pro 2x 2.0GHz Dual-Core 8GB RAM

      Apple Mac Pro 2x 2.0GHz Dual-Core

    • Avid Pro Tools HD2

      Avid Pro Tools HD2

    • Avid 192 I/O (x4)

      Avid 192 I/O

    • Avid Sync HD I/O Interface

      Avid Sync HD I/O Interface

      This Pro Tools Sync HD system is a must have for large scale media productions. With the ability to run projects up to 192 kHZ and a low jitter master clock.

  • Monitoring
    • Yamaha NS10M Monitors

      Yamaha NS10M Monitors

      The legendary NS-10Ms are a centrepiece of any studio. With their prominent mid range and incredibly focused sound, these are the staple monitors for any engineer working in a new room.

    • Genelec 1035B Studio Monitors

      Genelec 1035B Studio Monitors

    • KRK VXT6 Studio Monitors

      KRK VXT6 Studio Monitors

    • Genelec 8050A Studio Monitors (x3)

      Genelec 8050A Studio Monitors

    • Genelec 8040A Studio Monitors (x3)

      Genelec 8040A Studio Monitors

  • Headphones
    • Sony MDR-7509 Headphones (x3)

      Sony MDR-7509 Headphones

    • Sony MDR-7506 Headphones (x2)

      Sony MDR-7506 Headphones

    • Furman HDS-16 Personal Mixer

      Furman HDS-16 Personal Mixer

    • AKG K271 Closed-Back Over-Ear Studio Headphones (x6)

      AKG K271 Closed-Back Over-Ear Studio Headphones

  • Compressors/Limiters
    • Chandler Limited TG1 Stereo Compressor Abbey Road Special Edition

      Chandler Limited TG1 Stereo Compressor Abbey Road Special Edition

    • Anthony DeMaria Labs CL1500 Stereo Valve Compressor

      Anthony DeMaria Labs CL1500 Stereo Valve Compressor

    • Empirical Labs EL8 Distressor Compressor/Limiter (x2) with 'Brit Mod'

      Empirical Labs EL8 Distressor Compressor/Limiter

      The EL-8 compressor can emulate the warm vintage sound we all love. It also adds excitement and life to any mix with it's digitally controlled analogue circuitry.

    • Focusrite Red 3 Dual Compressor

      Focusrite Red 3 Dual Compressor

      A dual compressor/limiter including a stereo link function with single control set operation and a sidechain function, all of which utilise the high quality VCA circuit design.

    • Manley ELOP Stereo Electro-Optical Limiter

      Manley ELOP Stereo Electro-Optical Limiter

  • Mic Pre's & Equalisation
    • GML 8200 Parametric EQ

      GML 8200 Parametric EQ

    • Amek System 9098 Dual Mic Preamp/EQ

      Amek System 9098 Dual Mic Preamp/EQ

    • Chandler Limited TG2 EMI Special Edition Mic Preamp

      Chandler Limited TG2 EMI Special Edition Mic Preamp

      The Chandler Limited TG2 is a recreation of the rare EMI TG12428 pre amp used in EMI/Abbey Road recording and mastering consoles used in the late 60's and early 70's. The sound was used on many famous recordings done at Abbey Road including The Beatles "Abbey Road" and Pink Floyd "Dark Side of the Moon." The amplifiers were also used in many EMI circuits of the time. This version was remade from original design notes and circuit board drawings, provided by Abbey Road and EMI to ensure extreme authenticty!

    • Neve 1081 Mic Preamp/EQ (x4)

      Neve 1081 Mic Preamp/EQ

  • Reverberation & Processors
    • Eventide H8000 FW Ultra-Harmonizer

      Eventide H8000 FW Ultra-Harmonizer

    • Lexicon 960L 8 Channel Reverb

      Lexicon 960L 8 Channel Reverb

  • Microphone List
    • AKG D 112

      AKG D 112

    • DPA 4006 (x2)

      DPA 4006

    • AKG C 12 VR Tube

      AKG C 12 VR Tube

    • AKG C 451 (x3)

      AKG C 451

      The AKG C451 is a small diaphragm condenser with a bright airy sound.

    • Cascade Fat Head II Ribbon (x2) with Lundhal Transformers - matched stereo pair

      Cascade Fat Head II Ribbon

    • Electrovoice RE 20

      Electrovoice RE 20

      The RE20 dynamic cardioid microphone is truly an industry standard, a firm favorite among broadcasters and sound engineers worldwide. Its popularity also extends into music production as a premium grade instrument microphone. Its Variable-D design and heavy-duty internal pop filter excel for close-in voice work, while an internal element shock-mount reduces vibration-induced noise.

    • Microtech Gefell MT 711 S Cardioid Microphone (x2)

      Microtech Gefell MT 711 S Cardioid Microphone

    • Neumann KM 184 (x3)

      Neumann KM 184

      The KM 184 has a gentle rise at about 9 kHz, a characteristic that was introduced very successfully with the KM 140. The result is a tonal balance that is fresher and livelier when compared to the KM 84 with its flat frequency response in that band.

    • Neumann U 87 (x2)

      Neumann U 87

      The Neumann U87 features 3 switchable polar patterns and has a -10dB pad. A very popular microphone.

    • Oktava MK-012 (x2) Matched stereo pair

      Oktava MK-012

    • Royer R-121 Ribbon

      Royer R-121 Ribbon

      Like many of the best classic ribbon mics, the R-121 has a figure-8 pattern, output level comparable to a dynamic mic, and a warm, realistic tone and flat frequency response. But that's where the similarities end. By using advanced materials and a blend of cutting edge and old-school, hand-build construction techniques, the R-121 is an extremely versatile and user-friendly ribbon mic that can stand up to the most demanding tasks. Cranked up electric guitars, close up brass, drums - you name it, the R-121 will help you record it with realism you have to hear to believe.

    • Sennheiser MD 421 (x2)

      Sennheiser MD 421

    • Shure SM57 (x3)

      Shure SM57

      The legendary SM57 is an industry-standard, highly versatile cardioid dynamic microphone tuned for the clean reproduction of amplified and acoustic instruments. The SM57 is ideal for sound reinforcement and recording applications.

    • Shure SM58 (x4)

      Shure SM58

      The legendary SM58 is an industry-standard, highly versatile cardioid dynamic vocal microphone, tailored to deliver warm and clear vocal reproduction. The SM58 is consistently the first choice for vocal performances around the globe.

  • Plugins
    • AAS Lounge Lizard EP-3 Piano Synth

      AAS Lounge Lizard EP-3 Piano Synth

    • AAS Strum Acoustic GS-1 Guitar Synth

      AAS Strum Acoustic GS-1 Guitar Synth

    • AAS Tassman 4 Modular Synth

      AAS Tassman 4 Modular Synth

    • AAS Ultra Analog VA-1 Virtual Analog Synth

      AAS Ultra Analog VA-1 Virtual Analog Synth

    • Antares Auto-Tune 4

      Antares Auto-Tune 4

    • Audio Damage 914 Fixed Filter Bank

      Audio Damage 914 Fixed Filter Bank

    • Audio Damage Discord Pitch-Shifting Delay

      Audio Damage Discord Pitch-Shifting Delay

    • Audio Damage Dr. Device filter/delay

      Audio Damage Dr. Device filter/delay

    • Audio Damage DubStation Delay

      Audio Damage DubStation Delay

    • Audio Damage Fluid Chorus

      Audio Damage Fluid Chorus

    • Audio Damage Kombinat Distortion

      Audio Damage Kombinat Distortion

    • Audio Damage Liquid Flanger

      Audio Damage Liquid Flanger

    • Audio Damage Replicant Buffer Effects

      Audio Damage Replicant Buffer Effects

    • Audio Damage Reverence Reverb

      Audio Damage Reverence Reverb

    • Audio Damage Ricochet Delay

      Audio Damage Ricochet Delay

    • Audio Damage Vapor Chorus

      Audio Damage Vapor Chorus

    • Avid Bomb Factory BF-3A Classic Compressor

      Avid Bomb Factory BF-3A Classic Compressor

    • Avid Cosmonaut Voice

      Avid Cosmonaut Voice

    • Avid JOEMEEK Bundle
      • Avid Bomb Factory JOEMEEK SC2 Optical Compressor
      • Avid Bomb Factory JOEMEEK VC5 Meequalizer

      Avid JOEMEEK Bundle

    • Avid Moogerfooger Lowpass Filter

      Avid Moogerfooger Lowpass Filter

    • Avid Tel-Ray Variable Delay

      Avid Tel-Ray Variable Delay

    • Avid Voce Bundle
      • Avid Voce Chorus/Vibrato
      • Avid Voce Spin

      Avid Voce Bundle

    • Avid D-Fi Bundle
      • Avid Lo-Fi
      • Avid Recti-Fi
      • Avid Sci-Fi
      • Avid Vari-Fi

      Avid D-Fi Bundle

    • Avid Focusrite d2

      Avid Focusrite d2

    • Avid Focusrite d3

      Avid Focusrite d3

    • Avid Maxim

      Avid Maxim

    • Avid SansAmp PSA-1

      Avid SansAmp PSA-1

    • Avid Virus Indigo

      Avid Virus Indigo

    • Cakewalk Dimension Pro

      Cakewalk Dimension Pro

    • Cakewalk Rapture

      Cakewalk Rapture

    • Celemony Melodyne Plugin

      Celemony Melodyne Plugin

    • D16 Devastor Multiband Distortion

      D16 Devastor Multiband Distortion

    • D16 Fazortan Space Phaser

      D16 Fazortan Space Phaser

    • D16 Redoptor Tube Distortion

      D16 Redoptor Tube Distortion

    • FAW Circle

      FAW Circle

    • Gforce impOSCar

      Gforce impOSCar

    • Gforce Minimonsta

      Gforce Minimonsta

    • IK Multimedia Ampeg SVX

      IK Multimedia Ampeg SVX

    • IK Multimedia AmpliTube 2

      IK Multimedia AmpliTube 2

    • IK Multimedia AmpliTube X-Gear

      IK Multimedia AmpliTube X-Gear

    • IK Multimedia CSR Classik Studio Reverb

      IK Multimedia CSR Classik Studio Reverb

    • IK Multimedia CSR Classik Studio Reverb

      IK Multimedia CSR Classik Studio Reverb

    • IK Multimedia SampleTank

      IK Multimedia SampleTank

    • IK Multimedia T-RackS 3

      IK Multimedia T-RackS 3

    • iZotope Ozone 4

      iZotope Ozone 4

    • iZotope Spectron

      iZotope Spectron

    • iZotope Trash

      iZotope Trash

    • Koblo Vibra2000

      Koblo Vibra2000

    • Koblo Vibra3000

      Koblo Vibra3000

    • Lennar Digital Sylenth 1

      Lennar Digital Sylenth 1

    • Line 6 Amp Farm

      Line 6 Amp Farm

    • Luxonix Purity

      Luxonix Purity

    • McDSP Emerald Pack
      • McDSP 6030 Ultimate Compressor
      • McDSP Analog Channel
      • McDSP Channel G
      • McDSP Channel G Compact
      • McDSP CompressorBank
      • McDSP DE555
      • McDSP FilterBank
      • McDSP FutzBox
      • McDSP MC2000
      • McDSP ML4000
      • McDSP NF575
      • McDSP Revolver

      McDSP Emerald Pack

    • MusicLab RealGuitar

      MusicLab RealGuitar

    • Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3

      Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3

    • Native Instruments Kontakt 3

      Native Instruments Kontakt 3

    • Native Instruments Reaktor 5

      Native Instruments Reaktor 5

    • Novation Bass Station

      Novation Bass Station

    • Novation V-Station

      Novation V-Station

    • Ohm force Hematohm

      Ohm force Hematohm

    • Ohm force Mobilohm

      Ohm force Mobilohm

    • Ohm force OhmBoyz

      Ohm force OhmBoyz

    • Ohm force Ohmicide

      Ohm force Ohmicide

    • Ohm force Predatohm

      Ohm force Predatohm

    • Ohm force QuadFrohmage

      Ohm force QuadFrohmage

    • Ohm force Symptohm

      Ohm force Symptohm

    • PSP TotalPack
      • PSP Audioware Lexicon PSP 42
      • PSP Audioware PSP 608 MultiDelay
      • PSP Audioware PSP 85 Delay Effects
      • PSP Audioware PSP ClassicQ
      • PSP Audioware PSP ClassicQex
      • PSP Audioware PSP ConsoleQ
      • PSP Audioware PSP EasyVerb
      • PSP Audioware PSP MasterComp
      • PSP Audioware PSP MasterQ
      • PSP Audioware PSP McQ
      • PSP Audioware PSP MixBass2
      • PSP Audioware PSP MixGate2
      • PSP Audioware PSP MixPressor2
      • PSP Audioware PSP MixSaturator2
      • PSP Audioware PSP MixSync2
      • PSP Audioware PSP MixTreble2
      • PSP Audioware PSP N20
      • PSP Audioware PSP Neon HR
      • PSP Audioware PSP Nitro
      • PSP Audioware PSP PianoVerb
      • PSP Audioware PSP PseudoStereo
      • PSP Audioware PSP RetroQ
      • PSP Audioware PSP Stereo Analyser
      • PSP Audioware PSP Stereo Controller
      • PSP Audioware PSP Stereo Enhancer
      • PSP Audioware PSP VintageMeter
      • PSP Audioware PSP VintageWarmer2
      • PSP Audioware PSP Xenon
      • PSP Audioware PSP oldTimerME
      • PSP Audioware PSP preQursor
      • PSP Audioware PSP sQuad

      PSP TotalPack

    • reFX Nexus

      reFX Nexus

    • reFX Vanguard

      reFX Vanguard

    • Rob Papen Albino

      Rob Papen Albino

    • Rob Papen Blue

      Rob Papen Blue

    • Rob Papen Predator

      Rob Papen Predator

    • Sonalksis Studio One
      • Sonalksis CQ1 Multiband Compander
      • Sonalksis DQ1 Dynamic EQ
      • Sonalksis FreeG Master Fader
      • Sonalksis MaxLimit Mastering Limiter
      • Sonalksis MultiLimit Multiband Mastering Limiter
      • Sonalksis SV-315 Mk2 Compressor
      • Sonalksis SV-517 Mk2 EQ
      • Sonalksis SV-719 Mk2 Gate
      • Sonalksis StereoTools Stereo Imaging Processor
      • Sonalksis TBK1 Creative Filter
      • Sonalksis TBK2 Digital Grimebox
      • Sonalksis TBK3 Uber Compressor
      • Sonalksis Ultimate-D Dither

      Sonalksis Studio One

    • Spectrasonics Omnisphere

      Spectrasonics Omnisphere

    • Spectrasonics Stylus RMX

      Spectrasonics Stylus RMX

    • Sugar Bytes Artillery2

      Sugar Bytes Artillery2

    • Sugar Bytes Effectrix

      Sugar Bytes Effectrix

    • Sugar Bytes Robotronic

      Sugar Bytes Robotronic

    • Sugar Bytes Unique

      Sugar Bytes Unique

    • Sugar Bytes Vogue

      Sugar Bytes Vogue

    • Sugar Bytes WOW

      Sugar Bytes WOW

    • Synchro Arts VocALign

      Synchro Arts VocALign

    • Toontrack Superior Drummer

      Toontrack Superior Drummer

    • U-HE Zebra 2 Synthesizer Workhorse

      U-HE Zebra 2 Synthesizer Workhorse

    • U-HE Zebralette Oscillators

      U-HE Zebralette Oscillators

    • U-HE Zrev Digital Reverb

      U-HE Zrev Digital Reverb

    • WaveArts FinalPlug 5

      WaveArts FinalPlug 5

    • WaveArts MR Click

      WaveArts MR Click

    • WaveArts MR Gate

      WaveArts MR Gate

    • WaveArts MR Hum

      WaveArts MR Hum

    • WaveArts MR Noise

      WaveArts MR Noise

    • WaveArts Master Restoration

      WaveArts Master Restoration

    • WaveArts MasterVerb 5

      WaveArts MasterVerb 5

    • WaveArts Multi Dynamics 5

      WaveArts Multi Dynamics 5

    • WaveArts Panorama 5

      WaveArts Panorama 5

    • WaveArts TrackPlug

      WaveArts TrackPlug

    • Waves Gold
      • Waves AudioTrack Software Audio Processor
      • Waves C1 Parametric Compander
      • Waves C4 MultiBand Compressor
      • Waves DeEsser
      • Waves Doppler
      • Waves Doubler
      • Waves Enigma Modulation Effects
      • Waves H-Comp Hybrid Compressor
      • Waves H-Delay Hybrid Delay
      • Waves IR-L Parametric Convolution Reverb
      • Waves L1 Ultramaximizer
      • Waves MV2 Dynamics Processor
      • Waves MaxxBass
      • Waves MetaFlanger
      • Waves PAZ Psychoacoustic Analyzer
      • Waves PS22 Stereo Maker
      • Waves Q10 Paragraphic EQ
      • Waves Renaissance Axx
      • Waves Renaissance Compressor
      • Waves Renaissance Equalizer
      • Waves S1 Stereo Imager
      • Waves SuperTap 2-Tap
      • Waves SuperTap 6-Tap
      • Waves Tune LT Vocal Pitch Correction
      • Waves UltraPitch
      • Waves V-Comp
      • Waves V-EQ4

      Waves Gold

    • Waves Renaissance Maxx
      • Waves IR-L Parametric Convolution Reverb
      • Waves Renaissance Axx
      • Waves Renaissance Bass
      • Waves Renaissance Channel
      • Waves Renaissance Compressor
      • Waves Renaissance DeEsser
      • Waves Renaissance Equalizer
      • Waves Renaissance Reverb
      • Waves Renaissance Vox
      • Waves Tune LT Vocal Pitch Correction

      Waves Renaissance Maxx

    • Waves V-EQ4

      Waves V-EQ4

    • XLN Audio Addictive Drums

      XLN Audio Addictive Drums

  • Soft Synths
    • Arturia ARP2600 V2

      Arturia ARP2600 V2

    • Arturia CS-80

      Arturia CS-80

    • Arturia Minimoog

      Arturia Minimoog

    • Arturia Moog Modular V2

      Arturia Moog Modular V2

    • D16 Nepheton Drum Machine Emulator

      D16 Nepheton Drum Machine Emulator

    • D16 Drumazon Drum Machine Emulator

      D16 Drumazon Drum Machine Emulator

    • IK Multimedia SampleTank 2 XL

      IK Multimedia SampleTank 2 XL

    • iZotope iDrum

      iZotope iDrum

    • Native Instruments Absynth 4

      Native Instruments Absynth 4

    • Native Instruments B4 II Tonewheel Organ

      Native Instruments B4 II Tonewheel Organ

    • Native Instruments Battery 3

      Native Instruments Battery 3

    • Native Instruments FM8

      Native Instruments FM8

    • Spectrasonics Omnisphere

      Spectrasonics Omnisphere

    • Spectrasonics Stylus RMX

      Spectrasonics Stylus RMX

    • Toontrack EZdrummer

      Toontrack EZdrummer

  • Guitars
    • Taylor Acoustic 100 Series

      Taylor Acoustic 100 Series