Make Believe Studios

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Equipment Closet

    • All gear in the Equipment Closet is available for use throughout the entire building. Scheduling can determine certain availability

      All gear in the Equipment Closet is available for use throughout the entire building. Scheduling can determine certain availability

  • Guitar Pedals
    • Fulltone Tube Tape Echo

      Fulltone Tube Tape Echo

    • Univox EC-80A Echo Chamber

      Univox EC-80A Echo Chamber

    • Idiot Box Lazer Fuzz

      Idiot Box Lazer Fuzz

    • Idiot Box Dimension X-Delay

      Idiot Box Dimension X-Delay

    • Zfex Fuzz Factory

      Zfex Fuzz Factory

    • Zfex Analog Loop Pedal

      Zfex Analog Loop Pedal

    • TC Electronics Polytune (x2)

      TC Electronics Polytune

    • Line 6 MM4 Modulation Modeler

      Line 6 MM4 Modulation Modeler

    • Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler (x3)

      Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler

    • Electro Harmonix LPB2

      Electro Harmonix LPB2

    • Electro Harmonix Big Muff Pi Sovtek Black Russian Distortion / Sustainer Pedal

      Electro Harmonix Big Muff Pi Sovtek Black Russian Distortion / Sustainer Pedal

    • Electro Harmonix Big Muff Pi USA (x2)

      Electro Harmonix Big Muff Pi USA

    • Electro Harmonix Octave Multiplexer (x2)

      Electro Harmonix Octave Multiplexer

    • Electro Harmonix Black Finger

      Electro Harmonix Black Finger

    • Electro Harmonix Pulsar

      Electro Harmonix Pulsar

    • Electro Harmonix Memory Man

      Electro Harmonix Memory Man

    • Digitech Whammy (x2)

      Digitech Whammy

    • Boss FV-500H

      Boss FV-500H

    • Boss V-Wah

      Boss V-Wah

    • Boss TU-2 Tuner (x2)

      Boss TU-2 Tuner

    • Boss SG-1 Slow Gear

      Boss SG-1 Slow Gear

    • Boss PH-3 Phase Shifter

      Boss PH-3 Phase Shifter

    • Boss ODB-3 Bass Overdrive

      Boss ODB-3 Bass Overdrive

    • Boss HF-2 Hi Band Flanger

      Boss HF-2 Hi Band Flanger

    • Boss PS-6 Harmonist

      Boss PS-6 Harmonist

    • Boss DD-20 Giga Delay

      Boss DD-20 Giga Delay

    • Boss DM-3 Delay

      Boss DM-3 Delay

    • Boss DS-2 Turbo Distortion (x2)

      Boss DS-2 Turbo Distortion

    • Boss CE-2 Chorus

      Boss CE-2 Chorus

    • Boss OD-1 Distortion

      Boss OD-1 Distortion

    • Boss DD-6 Delay

      Boss DD-6 Delay

    • El Musico Loco Siamese Scream

      El Musico Loco Siamese Scream

    • Dazatronix Tsuchi Fuzz

      Dazatronix Tsuchi Fuzz

    • Barber Electronics Tone Press Compressor

      Barber Electronics Tone Press Compressor

    • 6 Degrees FX Millie Fuzz

      6 Degrees FX Millie Fuzz

    • VFE Choral Reef Chorus

      VFE Choral Reef Chorus

    • Tech 21 SansAmp

      Tech 21 SansAmp

    • Subdecay Octasynth

      Subdecay Octasynth

    • Pro Co Rat Distortion

      Pro Co Rat Distortion

    • Mod Tone Aqua Chorus

      Mod Tone Aqua Chorus

    • Maestro MXZ Fuzz

      Maestro MXZ Fuzz

    • MXR Carbon Copy

      MXR Carbon Copy

    • Visual Sound Jekyll & Hyde Overdrive/Distortion

      Visual Sound Jekyll & Hyde Overdrive/Distortion

    • Ibanez TK999US Tube King

      Ibanez TK999US Tube King

    • Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer

      Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer

    • Fulltone Catalyst

      Fulltone Catalyst

    • Ernie Ball VPJR

      Ernie Ball VPJR

    • Jim Dunlop Cry Baby GCB-95

      Jim Dunlop Cry Baby GCB-95

    • DOD FX75 Stereo Flanger

      DOD FX75 Stereo Flanger

    • DOD FX52 Classic Fuzz

      DOD FX52 Classic Fuzz

    • DOD FX25 Envelope Filter

      DOD FX25 Envelope Filter

  • Guitar Amplifiers
    • Fender Super Reverb 4x10

      Fender Super Reverb 4x10

    • Fender Band Master

      Fender Band Master

    • Fender Band Master TFL5005D

      Fender Band Master TFL5005D

    • Marshall 4 x 12" Speaker Cabinet

      Marshall 4 x 12" Speaker Cabinet

    • Orange AD-30 Valve

      Orange AD-30 Valve

    • Mesa Boogie 1x12" Cabinet Guitar Cab (x2)

      Mesa Boogie 1x12" Cabinet Guitar Cab

    • Silvertone 1884

      Silvertone 1884

    • Vox AC30

      Vox AC30

    • Fender Vibro Champ

      Fender Vibro Champ

    • Fender Bassman Cabinet

      Fender Bassman Cabinet

    • Fender Bassman

      Fender Bassman

    • Fender Bassman Duo Ten

      Fender Bassman Duo Ten

    • Marshall JCM800

      Marshall JCM800

    • Peavey 5150

      Peavey 5150

  • Microphones
    • Sony C-800G

      Sony C-800G

    • Sony F-96 (x2)

      Sony F-96

    • Sony ECM-MS957

      Sony ECM-MS957

    • Shure 545D (x7)

      Shure 545D

    • Shure Unisphere PE 585

      Shure Unisphere PE 585

    • Shure Unidyne 315 Ribbon

      Shure Unidyne 315 Ribbon

    • Shure Unidyne 300 Ribbon

      Shure Unidyne 300 Ribbon

    • Shure SM7

      Shure SM7

    • Shure SM59

      Shure SM59

    • Shure SM81 (x2)

      Shure SM81

    • Shure KSM137 (x2)

      Shure KSM137

    • Shure Beta 91

      Shure Beta 91

    • Shure Beta 52A

      Shure Beta 52A

      Optimized for low-frequency bass punch and high-power SPL handling, the Beta 52A's supercardioid design provides maximum isolation from other onstage sounds.

    • Shure Beta 52

      Shure Beta 52

    • Shure SM57

      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

      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.

    • Sennheiser E 609

      Sennheiser E 609

    • Sennheiser 421 (x4)

      Sennheiser 421

    • 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.

    • Rode Classic II

      Rode Classic II

    • Neumann U 87 (x2)

      Neumann U 87

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

    • Neumann TLM 127 (x2)

      Neumann TLM 127

    • Neumann KM 254

      Neumann KM 254

    • Neumann KM 184 (x2)

      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 67 Tube

      Neumann U 67 Tube

      The Neumann U 67 is a multipattern large-diaphragm condenser microphone with a tube-and-transformer topology. It was introduced by Neumann in 1960 with the intention of replacing the U 47 in Neumann’s product line.

    • Manley Reference Valve Microphone

      Manley Reference Valve Microphone

    • Maestro CM 200

      Maestro CM 200

    • Maestro DM 100

      Maestro DM 100

    • Fisher ST-10

      Fisher ST-10

    • Heil PR 30

      Heil PR 30

      The HEIL PR 30 microphone steps up the professional audio game by adding a hum bucking coil in addition to the shock-mounted large 1.5 low mass diaphragm to virtually run noise-free in most any situation. When working in close proximity to PC monitors in the studio, or near neon lights, or other electrical sources on stage, the PR 30 is the microphone to use for quiet, flawless operation on drums, guitar cabinets and vocals.

    • Electrovoice PL77B

      Electrovoice PL77B

    • Electrovoice 724 Ceramic

      Electrovoice 724 Ceramic

    • Electrovoice 664 (x3)

      Electrovoice 664

    • Electro Voice RE-20

      Electro Voice RE-20

    • Crown PZM

      Crown PZM

    • Crown CM 700 (x3)

      Crown CM 700

    • Coles 4038 (x2)

      Coles 4038

      The Coles 4038 Studio Ribbon Microphone is a British Broadcasting (BBC) design for broadcasting and recording applications. It is used where a clear smooth wide range frequency response, absence of transient distortion and relatively high sensitivity is essential. The 4038 is a proven performer, and is in use around the world by broadcasting networks such as the BBC as well as top engineers and studios on hit recordings.

    • Blue Bluebird

      Blue Bluebird

    • Blue Blueberry Condenser

      Blue Blueberry Condenser

    • Beyerdynamic M 500 N (C)

      Beyerdynamic M 500 N (C)

    • Beyerdynamic M 201 TG

      Beyerdynamic M 201 TG

    • Beyerdynamic M 88

      Beyerdynamic M 88

    • Beyerdynamic 160 DX (x2)

      Beyerdynamic 160 DX

    • AKG D 224 E (x2)

      AKG D 224 E

    • AKG D 20

      AKG D 20

    • AKG D 190 ES (x3)

      AKG D 190 ES

    • AKG D 19 (x5)

      AKG D 19

      The D19 was a cardioid dynamic microphone manufactured by AKG in the 1960s. It is famous today for its use at Abbey Road studios during numerous Beatles recording sessions, most notably as a drum overhead mic for Ringo Starr.

    • AKG D 112

      AKG D 112

    • AKG D 12 E

      AKG D 12 E

      The D 12 E provides full, rich bass and ensures clean, undistorted reproduction at high sound levels. Its unique sound established the D 12 as the world’s standard microphone for bass drum and bass instrument Recording. With a frequency response extending down to 40 Hz, and a slight peak in the 60 to 120 Hz range, the microphone does full justice to instruments ranging from Kick drums to Trombones.

    • AKG C 414 EB (x2)

      AKG C 414 EB

      The second generation of the classic C414 - also armed with the CK-12 capsule; the C414 EB (Brass)

    • AKG C 460

      AKG C 460

    • AKG C430

      AKG C430

    • AKG C 451 EB (x2)

      AKG C 451 EB

      The C451 EB + CK1 capsule, which was a bestseller right from the start in 1969, boasts an airy sound as well as a high overload limit . The roadworthy design around the handcrafted capsule and the low-noise preamp electronics ensure impressive results even under very harsh conditions.

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    • AKG C 28 Valve

      AKG C 28 Valve

      AKG's classic C 28 valve microphone has all of the vintage warm sound you'll ever need. They sound especially great in a pair as overheads.

    • AKG C 12 (x2) These are custom built microphones with vintage parts.

      AKG C 12

    • Neumann U 48 Tube Custom built microphone using only the best vintage parts.

      Neumann U 48 Tube

    • Neumann U 47 FET Custom built microphone using only the best parts

      Neumann U 47 FET

      he U 47 fet is an essential contributor to the 1960s and 1970s. As a secret weapon for recording producers eager to experiment, it was not only a top microphone for soloists, but also decisively affected the spatial dimension of the sound and the tonal depth of countless productions.

    • Telefunken ELA M 251 Custom built microphone using only the best vintage parts.

      Telefunken ELA M 251

    • Studio Project B1

      Studio Project B1

    • Calrad 10-20

      Calrad 10-20

    • Audix i-5 (x2)

      Audix i-5

    • Turner 266h

      Turner 266h

  • Other
    • ProAc Studio 100 Loudspeakers (x2)

      ProAc Studio 100 Loudspeakers

      Few compact loudspeakers offer such a clean uncoloured performance and remarkable transparency. With virtually flat frequency response and negligible distortion, the Studio 100 is one of the most accomplished compact performers on the market today.

    • Bryston 3B Power Amp

      Bryston 3B Power Amp