It's easy to play any musical instrument: all you have to do is touch the right key at the right time and the instrument will play itself ~ Johann Sebastian Bach

Tools of the trade


MIXING CONSOLE

MCI JH-636 analog console with 576-point patch bay.


RECORDING SYSTEMS

2 Control rooms with Pro-Tools HD Accel High Definition multi-track computer based recording systems. Apogee and Digidesign interfaces, Apogee Big Ben master clock.

Logic Pro X

Sony APR24 24-track analog (2" tape) Reel to Reel, 

(2) Alesis HD24 ADAT 24 bit Hard Disc recorders.

Behringer X32 Multi track capture capabilities


OUTBOARD GEAR

Universal Audio 6176, Avalon VT-737, Focusrite RED 1, Focusrite ISA 1 FF, Focusrite Octa Pre, Focusrite Penta, Focusrite Green Voicebox, ART Pro VLA (2), ART Pro MP


MICROPHONE COLLECTION

Condenser Mics:
Neumann U-87 , AKG 414 , AKG C535 EB, AKG SOLIDTUBE, AKG 430 (2), Sennhieser MD402-U 421, BLUE Baby Bottle, Groove Tubes GT-55, Groove Tubes/Alesis AM51 Tube mic,  AT 4081 Ribbon, Octava MK-012 (2) Shure SM81, and more.

Dynamic mics:
Electro Voice RE20, Shure SM57 (8), SM58 (6), Sennheiser E835 (5), Sennheiser e609 (3), Sennheiser e602, Audio Technica AE2500 (dual-element condenser/dynamic), Audix D-6, AKG D-112 and more


RECORDING COMPUTERS

2 X Apple MAC PRO 8-Core, Macbook Pro Laptop, AMD Phenom-equipped PC in Control B/Mastering


MASTERING/EDITING SOFTWARE

Sound Forge 8.0 & 10, SONY Spectral Layers, DC Arts digital audio restoration


Headphone MONITOR SYSTEM

6 X Aviom 16 ethernet system capable of 16 independent mixes for every musician. Q-mix 6 mix headphone system.


MONITOR SPEAKERS

M-Audio EX 66 Main Monitors in both control rooms, B&W Matrix 801 Anniversary Edition (mastering)


INSTRUMENTS

Kohler & Campbell Baby Grand Piano, Old half in tune Upright Grand Piano 

Hammond B200 organ with Leslie 330

1970s - 2 X Wurlitzer A200s, Fender Rhodes

Nord Stage 2, IK Media 49I/O keyboard controller

Yamaha, Fender and Alvarez Studio Acoustic/Electric Guitars, 

72 Gibson Les Paul, Fender Nashville Telecaster, Epiphone Casino, Ibanez Talman, custom Stratocaster, vintage 60's Hagstrom Viking V1 electric guitars

Fender Prosonic Guitar Amp, Mesa Boogie .50 Caliber Combo, GK MB210 bass amp, Fender 1970's 2x12 and 4x12 cabinets, Ampeg B-25b 2x15 bass cabinet

Yamaha Stage Custom Drums 22/10/12/14/16,  Zildjian & Sabian Cymbals

Many other stringed instruments and percussion instruments


We would be glad to help you with any questions you might have about your recording project. Contact us at:
Audio Lab / 3638 Osage St. Garden City, Idaho 83714 Phone: (208)344-9551