Valley Recording Company

"Free Your Mind And Your Tracks Will Follow"

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Equipment

  • Console
    • API 1608

      API 1608

      Building on API's rich heritage of extremely high-quality recording consoles, the 1608 is a full-featured recording console based on the vintage API 1604, which has held its demand and value for over three decades. The 1608 adds new, modern features valuable to today's Engineers, Producers and Musicians to the reliability and sound that API has been known for since its inception

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  • DAW
    • Avid Pro Tools 10

      Avid Pro Tools 10

    • Avid Pro Tools HD3

      Avid Pro Tools HD3

    • Apogee Symphony IO Providing 16 inputs and 16 outputs

      Apogee Symphony IO

    • Apple Mac Pro 2.66GHz Quad-Core

      Apple Mac Pro 2.66GHz Quad-Core

  • Monitoring
    • Focal CMS 40 Active Studio Monitors

      Focal CMS 40 Active Studio Monitors

    • Focal CMS 65 Active Studio Monitors

      Focal CMS 65 Active Studio Monitors

    • KRK V88 Studio Monitors

      KRK V88 Studio Monitors

    • ProAc Studio 100 Loudspeakers

      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.

    • Realistic Minimus 7 Monitors

      Realistic Minimus 7 Monitors

  • Mic Pres and Equalisers
    • The API 1608 is fully loaded with 16 Mic Pres and 16 API 550A EQs

      The API 1608 is fully loaded with 16 Mic Pres and 16 API 550A EQs

  • Dynamics
    • Chandler Limited EMI TG12413 Zener Limiter

      Chandler Limited EMI TG12413 Zener Limiter

      Based on the EMI equipment used to record the Beatles at Abbey Road, the TG limiter boasts many great features including: switchable input impedance for hard or soft driving of the unit, 11-position attack, 21-position release, side chain filtering and Limit settings.

    • Joemeek SC2 Stereo Compressor

      Joemeek SC2 Stereo Compressor

      The Joemeek SC2 - a clean sounding compressor and provides nice coloration to guitars and bass.

    • Lisson Grove R-124 Compressor

      Lisson Grove R-124 Compressor

      The Lisson Grove R-124 is based on EMI’s RS124 compressor, which, alongside the Fairchild 660, provided much of the dynamic control processing at Abbey Road Studios throughout the 1960s and beyond. It is easy to set up and gets on with its job in a fuss-free manner while offering excellent control for precision engineering.

    • Universal Audio 1176 Compressor

      Universal Audio 1176 Compressor

    • Universal Audio LA-3A Compressor

      Universal Audio LA-3A Compressor

    • Valley Audio Dyna-Mite 2 Compressor

      Valley Audio Dyna-Mite 2 Compressor

      Version 2 of the Valley Audio Dyna-Mite is very similar to the original, but with much improved graphics. It also has added threshold controls for the expander and limiter.

    • Valley Recording UA 176 Custom Compressor

      Valley Recording UA 176 Custom Compressor

  • Reverbs
    • Master Room XL-305 Spring Reverb (x2)

      Master Room XL-305 Spring Reverb

    • Yamaha REV7 Digital Reverb

      Yamaha REV7 Digital Reverb

  • Delays and FX Processors
    • Fulltone Tube Tape Echo

      Fulltone Tube Tape Echo

    • Roland RE-201 Space Echo

      Roland RE-201 Space Echo

      Over the years, Roland has created a significant number of products that have gone on to become legendary. One of the earliest examples is the Roland RE-201 Space Echo, a combination tape echo and reverb introduced in 1974. While Roland didn’t invent the tape echo itself, they took a fragile and often unreliable technology and turned it into something robust and roadworthy and the RE-201 immediately became the touring and recording studio standard in portable tape echo.

    • Eventide H3000 Ultra-Harmonizer

      Eventide H3000 Ultra-Harmonizer

      The Eventide H3000 Ultra-Harmonizer is a family of products based around a multi-purpose programmable, digital audio signal processor. The Eventide H3000 is fully MIDI controllable, with click less, real-time MIDI control. This amazing device has all these effects, and more, at your finger tips.

    • Roland SDD-320 Dimension D Vintage Chorus

      Roland SDD-320 Dimension D Vintage Chorus

  • Microphones
    • 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 D 19

      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 190

      AKG D 190

    • Beyerdynamic M 201

      Beyerdynamic M 201

      The specs for the 2001-era M 201 N(C) give a sensitivity rating higher than the currently shipping model — 2 mV/Pa rather than today’s version at 1.2 mV/Pa.
      Useful for snare drum, freak high-SPL situations where you still need good midrange clarity. If the SM57 were a microphone, it would sound like this.

    • Blackspade UM17 Tube (x3)

      Blackspade UM17 Tube

    • 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.

    • Electrovoice RE 15 (x3)

      Electrovoice RE 15

    • Electrovoice RE 18 (x3)

      Electrovoice RE 18

    • 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.

    • 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 SM7

      Shure SM7

    • Sony ECM-22

      Sony ECM-22

  • Guitars and Bass
    • Dan Electro Baritone Classic Baritone Guitar

      Dan Electro Baritone Classic Baritone Guitar

    • Eastwood Sidejack Baritone

      Eastwood Sidejack Baritone

    • Eastwood Tenor Guitar

      Eastwood Tenor Guitar

    • Fender Jaguar

      Fender Jaguar

    • Fender Jazzmaster

      Fender Jazzmaster

    • Fender Telecaster

      Fender Telecaster

    • Gretsch Corvair

      Gretsch Corvair

    • Fender Precision Bass

      Fender Precision Bass

  • Keyboards and Synthesisers
    • Baldwin Studio Piano

      Baldwin Studio Piano

    • Beat Upright Grand Piano

      Beat Upright Grand Piano

    • Hammond M3 Organ

      Hammond M3 Organ

    • Korg SV-1

      Korg SV-1

    • Kurzweil K-250

      Kurzweil K-250

    • Mattel Optigan

      Mattel Optigan

    • Korg MS-20 Monophonic Synth.

      Korg MS-20 Monophonic Synth.

    • Moog Sub Phatty

      Moog Sub Phatty

    • Roland Super JX

      Roland Super JX

    • Rheem Combo Organ

      Rheem Combo Organ

    • Wurlitzer 200A

      Wurlitzer 200A

  • Backline
    • Fender Champ Amp

      Fender Champ Amp

    • Ampeg VT-40

      Ampeg VT-40

    • Fender Bassman

      Fender Bassman

    • Marshall 4 X 12'' Cabinet GT75 speakers

      Marshall 4 X 12'' Cabinet GT75 speakers

    • Marshall JMP

      Marshall JMP

      The 4-input, non-master volume metal panel Marshall's from the 70's are fantastic amps. The model numbers 2204 (50 watt) and 2203 (100 watt) remained the same through the late 70's master volume JMP's and the early vertical input JCM800's. All these amps have more in common than differences and all are fantastic amps for rock!

    • Marshall Plexi

      Marshall Plexi

    • Supro Thunderbolt

      Supro Thunderbolt

    • Ampeg B-15 Portaflex

      Ampeg B-15 Portaflex

    • Ampeg Jet

      Ampeg Jet

    • Ampeg SVT Classic

      Ampeg SVT Classic

    • Ampeg V4

      Ampeg V4

  • Drums
    • Ludwig Blue Sparkle Drum Kit

      Ludwig Blue Sparkle Drum Kit

    • Ludwig Supraphonic Snare Drum

      Ludwig Supraphonic Snare Drum

    • (22" Kick / 16" Floor Tom / 13" Tom)

      (22" Kick / 16" Floor Tom / 13" Tom)

  • Software
    • Apple OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)

      Apple OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)

    • Avid Pro Tools 10

      Avid Pro Tools 10