The Summerhouse

"A Writer's Paradise"

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Equipment

  • Console
    • Audient ASP4816

      Audient ASP4816

      The Audient ASP4816 24 channel analogue mixing desk - everything you need in a compact console.

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  • Multitrack / Hard Disc Recording
    • Pro Tools HD Native running Pro Tools 10 on an Intel Mac Pro 2 x 2.4 ghz 4 Core with 20 gig of RAM

      Pro Tools HD Native running Pro Tools 10 on an Intel Mac Pro 2 x 2.4 ghz 4 Core with 20 gig of RAM

  • 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.

    • ADAM Audio S3A Active Studio Monitors

      ADAM Audio S3A Active Studio Monitors

      An excellent reference monitor in almost any space. If your work sounds good on these, it'll sound great on anything else.

  • Mic Pre's / Equalisation / Dynamics
    • DBX 160 VU Mono Compressor (x2)

      DBX 160 VU Mono Compressor

    • DBX 165 Compressor/Limiter

      DBX 165 Compressor/Limiter

    • API 512C Mic Preamp

      API 512C Mic Preamp

    • Neve 1073 LB Mic Preamp

      Neve 1073 LB Mic Preamp

    • Urei 545 4 Band Parametric EQ (x2)

      Urei 545 4 Band Parametric EQ

    • API 550B Discrete 4 Band EQ

      API 550B Discrete 4 Band EQ

      Based on API's original 550 from the late '60s, the API 550b is a continuation of the EQ that played a major role in the history of music recording, but with an additional filter band and several new frequencies. Incorporating API's exclusive circuitry and proprietary components (such as the legendary API 2520 Op Amp), the 550b artfully blends the past with the present.

    • API 550A Discrete 3 Band EQ

      API 550A Discrete 3 Band EQ

      Few equalizers enjoy the respect and admiration of the coveted API 550A. Designed by the now-legendary Saul Walker in the late '60s, the discrete 550A was first used as a modular OEM equalizer. As the industry rapidly embraced the sonic quality of the 550A, it quickly found its way into many custom console designs by Frank DeMedio and other leading engineers. Many of these consoles are still in use today.

    • Neve 1073 LBEQ Mono EQ

      Neve 1073 LBEQ Mono EQ

    • Universal Audio 6176 Vintage Channel Strip (x2)

      Universal Audio 6176 Vintage Channel Strip

    • Urei 545 4 Band Parametric EQ

      Urei 545 4 Band Parametric EQ

    • Urei 1176 Blackface (x2)

      Urei 1176 Blackface

  • Processing
    • AMS RMX16 Digital Reverb (currently unavailable)

      AMS RMX16 Digital Reverb

      The AMS RMX16 was the world's first microprocessor-controlled, full-bandwidth, digital reverberator. Heard on hundreds — if not thousands — of seminal recordings from the 1980s onward, the RMX16 is still found in nearly every major recording studio the world over.

    • AMS DMX 15-80S Digital Delay

      AMS DMX 15-80S Digital Delay

  • Microphones
    • AKG C 12A Tube (x3)

      AKG C 12A Tube

    • AKG D 12

      AKG D 12

      AKG's classic mic. It brings the full solid thud sound which was very popular with drummers in the 50's.

    • 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.

    • Neumann KM 84 (x2)

      Neumann KM 84

    • Neumann U 87

      Neumann U 87

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

    • Neumann U 47 FET

      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.

    • Sony C-38

      Sony C-38

    • Sennheiser MD 441

      Sennheiser MD 441

      The MD 441 U is a microphone of exceptional quality: its acoustic properties come as close as possible to those of a condenser microphone. Accurate signal response and low distortion are ensured, even with the highest sound pressure levels.

    • Sennheiser MD 421 (x3)

      Sennheiser MD 421

    • SE Electronics Gemini Dual-Valve

      SE Electronics Gemini Dual-Valve

    • Shure SM57 (x2)

      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.

    • Shure PG52

      Shure PG52

    • Shure PG56

      Shure PG56

  • Backline
    • Fender Blues Deluxe Reissue Valve Reverb Combo

      Fender Blues Deluxe Reissue

    • Fender Mustang 2 Reverb Combo with FX

      Fender Mustang 2

    • Fender Vibro Champ XD Valve Reverb Combo with FX

      Fender Vibro Champ XD

    • Vox Cambridge 30 Valve Reverb Combo

      Vox Cambridge 30 Valve Reverb Combo

    • Fender Super Amp 1960's 4 x 10" Reverb Combo

      Fender Super Amp

    • Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus

      Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus

    • Schmidt Fleur Upright Piano

      Schmidt Fleur Upright Piano

    • Pearl Export Series Drum Kit

      Pearl Export Series Drum Kit

    • 14" Snare / 23" Kick Drum / 10" Rack Tom / 12" Rack Tom / 16" Floor Tom

      14" Snare / 23" Kick Drum / 10" Rack Tom / 12" Rack Tom / 16" Floor Tom

    • Pearl 16" Crash

      Pearl 16" Crash

    • Pearl 14" HiHats

      Pearl 14" HiHats

    • Pearl 20" Ride

      Pearl 20" Ride

  • DAW
    • Apple Logic Pro 9

      Apple Logic Pro 9

      The industry-leading application for music creation and audio production dramatically broadens the capabilities of computer-based studio environments with Logic Pro 9. The first choice of many prominent musicians and producers, Logic Pro 9 provides the most comprehensive collection of music creation tools

    • Avid Pro Tools 10

      Avid Pro Tools 10

    • Avid Pro Tools HD Native

      Avid Pro Tools HD Native

    • Avid HD I/O 16x16 Analog

      Avid HD I/O 16x16 Analog

      Experience significantly better audio fidelity, wider dynamic range, and super-low jitter thanks to sophisticated A/D and D/A conversion and get the lowest possible latency when recording even the largest sessions. Connect your digital gear hassle-free with sample rate conversion in HD I/O’s digital configurations. Plus, you'll be able to track hotter signals and smooth out inconsistent levels from incoming sources. Whats not to like?

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    • Apple Mac Pro 2x 2.4GHz Quad-Core

      Apple Mac Pro 2x 2.4GHz Quad-Core

  • Plug-Ins
    • Antares Auto-Tune Native

      Antares Auto-Tune Native

    • Native Instruments Komplete 8
      • Native Instruments Abbey Road 60s Drums
      • Native Instruments Absynth 5
      • Native Instruments Battery 3
      • Native Instruments Berlin Concert Grand
      • Native Instruments FM8
      • Native Instruments Guitar Rig 5 Pro
      • Native Instruments Kontakt 5
      • Native Instruments Massive
      • Native Instruments New York Concert Grand
      • Native Instruments Rammfire
      • Native Instruments Reaktor 5
      • Native Instruments Reaktor Prism
      • Native Instruments Reaktor Spark
      • Native Instruments Reflektor
      • Native Instruments Retro Machines Mk2
      • Native Instruments Scarbee A-200
      • Native Instruments Scarbee Clavinet/Pianet
      • Native Instruments Scarbee MM-Bass
      • Native Instruments Scarbee Mark 1
      • Native Instruments Studio Drummer
      • Native Instruments The Finger
      • Native Instruments Traktor's 12
      • Native Instruments Transient Master
      • Native Instruments Upright Piano
      • Native Instruments Vienna Concert Grand
      • Native Instruments Vintage Organs
      • Native Instruments West Africa

      Native Instruments Komplete 8

    • Soundtoys Native Effects V4
      • Soundtoys Crystallizer
      • Soundtoys Decapitator
      • Soundtoys EchoBoy
      • Soundtoys FilterFreak
      • Soundtoys PanMan
      • Soundtoys PhaseMistress
      • Soundtoys Speed
      • Soundtoys Tremolator

      Soundtoys Native Effects V4

    • Waves Platinum Native
      • Waves AudioTrack Software Audio Processor
      • Waves C1 Comp & Sidechain
      • Waves C1 Comp-Gate
      • Waves C1 Parametric Compander
      • Waves C4 MultiBand Compressor
      • Waves DeEsser
      • Waves Doppler
      • Waves Doubler
      • Waves Enigma Modulation Effects
      • Waves GTR3 Bass Amps Activator
      • Waves GTR3 Bass Amps Directube
      • Waves GTR3 Bass Amps Mo’Town
      • Waves GTR3 Bass Amps OverBass
      • Waves GTR3 Bass Amps Thunder
      • Waves GTR3 Clean Amps Direct
      • Waves GTR3 Clean Amps Punchy
      • Waves GTR3 Clean Amps Sweet
      • Waves GTR3 Clean Amps Warm
      • Waves GTR3 Drive Amps Drive
      • Waves GTR3 Drive Amps Overdrive
      • Waves GTR3 Drive Amps Scream
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Crunch
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Crush
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Modern
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Supernatural
      • Waves GTR3 Neil Citron Amps Thermitron Clean
      • Waves GTR3 Neil Citron Amps Thermitron Crunch
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Axx Press
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Bass Pitcher
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Compressor
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Lay-D
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps OverDrive
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Panner
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Phaser
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Pitcher
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Reverb
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Spring
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Tone
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Vibrolo
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Volume Pedal
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps WahWah
      • Waves GTR3 high Gain Amps Monster
      • Waves GTR3 Amps: Cream
      • Waves GTR3 Bass Amps SolidState
      • Waves GTR3 Bass Amps SuperTube
      • Waves GTR3 Clean Amps Clean
      • Waves GTR3 Drive Amps Cream
      • Waves GTR3 Drive Amps Edgy
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Hot
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Inferno
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Scorch
      • Waves GTR3 High Gain Amps Shredder
      • Waves GTR3 Neil Citron Amps Legatron Clean
      • Waves GTR3 Neil Citron Amps Plexitron Crunch
      • Waves GTR3 Neil Citron Amps Plexitron Lite
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Buzz
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Chorus
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Delay
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Distortion
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Doubler
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps EQ
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Flanger
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Fuzz
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Gate
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Gate/Comp
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Metal
      • Waves GTR3 Stomps Octaver
      • Waves GTR3 ToolRack
      • Waves GTR3 Tuner
      • Waves H-Comp Hybrid Compressor
      • Waves H-Delay Hybrid Delay
      • Waves IR-L Parametric Convolution Reverb
      • Waves L1 Ultramaximizer
      • Waves L2 Ultramaximizer
      • Waves L3 Ultramaximizer
      • Waves L3LL Ultramaximizer
      • Waves Linear Phase Equalizer Broadband
      • Waves Linear Phase Equalizer Lowband
      • Waves Linear Phase MultiBand
      • Waves MV2 Dynamics Processor
      • Waves MaxxBass
      • Waves MaxxVolume
      • Waves MetaFlanger
      • Waves MondoMod
      • Waves OneKnob Brighter
      • Waves OneKnob Driver
      • Waves OneKnob Filter
      • Waves OneKnob Louder
      • Waves OneKnob Phatter
      • Waves OneKnob Pressure
      • Waves OneKnob Wetter
      • Waves PAZ Psychoacoustic Analyzer
      • Waves PuigTec EQP-1A Program EQ
      • Waves PuigTec MEQ-5 Midrange EQ
      • Waves Q10 Paragraphic EQ
      • 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 S1 Stereo Imager
      • Waves S1 Stereo Matrix
      • Waves S1 Stereo Shuffler
      • Waves SuperTap 2-Tap
      • Waves SuperTap 6-Tap
      • Waves TrueVerb
      • Waves Tune LT Vocal Pitch Correction
      • Waves UltraPitch
      • Waves V-Comp
      • Waves V-EQ3
      • Waves V-EQ4

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