The Gear


(1) Neve 8816 Summing Amp (16ins/2 outs)
(1) Ampex 351 preamp (tube)
(2) Telefunken V676 preamps (solid state)
(2) Ward Beck Systems M470A preamps (solid state)
(8) M-Audio Octane preamps (solid state)
(1) Rane SM82 line mixer
(1) Presonus FaderPort 8


(1) NTI Nightpro EQ3-D Dimensional Equalizer (dual mono)
(4) ADR SCAMP S04 Parametric EQ (Vocal Stressor)
(1) ADR SCAMP S03 Sweep EQ
(2) Ward Beck Systems m472
(1) TL Audio EQ-2011 Valve Equaliser (dual mono)


DAWs: Avid Pro Tools HD 2018.7, Apple Logic Pro 10.4.1 Ableton Live
PLUGINS: Universal Audio, Sonnox, SoundToys, Lexicon, Waves, Slate Digital, McDSP, iZotope, House of Kush, Eventide, IK Multimedia, PSP Audioware, Plugin Alliance, Plug & Mix, Massey, LiquidSonics, Valhalla DSP, Nomad Factory, Metric Halo, Melodyne, Antares, Softube, BlueCat, UVI


(1) Apple Mac Pro Westmere 12-core 3.46 gHz
(1) Avid HD Native PCIe card
(2) UAD-2 Quad Firewire satellite
(1) UAD-2 Solo PCIe card
(1) Apogee DA-16X (16 outs)
(1) Lynx Aurora 16 (16 ins/16 outs)
(1) Benchmark ADC1 (2 ins)
(1) Benchmark DAC1 (2 outs)
(1) M-Audio Profire 2626 (18 ins/outs with Pro Tools)
(1) Ediphone wax cylinder recorder


(1) Coles 4038 (ribbon)
(1) Audio Technica AT 4060 (tube large diaphragm condenser)
(1) Rode NTK (tube large diaphragm condenser; Michael Joly K47 mod)
(1) Placid Audio Copperphone (dynamic)
(1) Shure KSM-32 (large diaphragm)
(1) Rode NT4 stereo (condenser)
(1) Cascade Fathead (ribbon)
(1) ElectroVoice RE-20 (dynamic)
(1) ElectroVoice RE-55 (dynamic)
(3) ElectroVoice 635A (dynamic)
(1) Shure Beta 57A (dynamic)
(2) Shure SM57 (dynamic)
(1) Shure SM58 (dynamic)
(1) Calrad 100C (crystal)
(2) Radio Shack Optimus Boundary PZM
(1) Valvotronics tube direct box
(1) Countryman Associates passive direct box


All Mogami/Neutrik (or equiv.) cabling


(2) ProAc Studio 100s (power amp: Adcom GFA-555, mods)
(2) Auratone 5C Soundcubes (power amp: Crown D-75)
SonarWorks Reference 4 room correction software


(1) AMEK System 9098 Dual Compressor/Limiter (dual mono)
(1) Warm Audio WA76 (1176 Rev D clone)
(1) Empirical Labs Distressor EL8
(2) DBX 160X Compressor/Limiter
(2) ADR SCAMP S01 Compressor (Compex)
(1) UREI 7110 Compressor/Limiter (w. JBL output transformer mod)
(1) ADR SCAMP F300 Expander/Gate


(1) Eventide Harmonizer H3000 D/SE
(1) Dynacord Echocord Mini analog vintage tape delay
(1) ADR SCAMP S23 Pan Module (PanScan)
(1) Ibanez SDR-1000 Delay/Reverb
(1) Korg Kaoss Pad KP-2 Dynamic Effects/Controller
(1) Hughes SRS 1000 Sound Retrieval System
(1) Archer Video Sound Processor


(1) Kawai K-400 Upright Piano
(1) AKAI MPC2000XL drum machine/sampler
(1) Wurlitzer 200 Electronic Piano
(1) Realistic ConcertMate MG-1 analog synthesizer (Moog Rogue)
(1) Korg microKorg synthesizer/vocoder
(1) Roland TR-626 drum machine
(1) Joseph Novatny 1927 Czech carved upright bass
(1) St. Blues Blues King electric bass (tele/p-bass hybrid)
(1) Fender Stratocaster electric guitar
(1) 1940s Laredo parlor acoustic guitar
(1) Technics SLD-303 direct drive turntable
various toy instruments


(1) Line 6 DL4 Modeling Delay Pedal
(1) Dunlop Tremelo pedal
(1) Dunlop Crybaby wah-wah pefal
(1) Electro Harmonix Electric Mistress flanger pedal
(1) Electro Harmonix Soul Food Distortion/Overdrive pedal
(1) HAZ Mutron III+ envelope filter pedal
(1) Digitech Bass Synth Wah pedal
(1) Electro Harmonix Big Muff distortion pedal (w. mix knob mod)
(1) Boss Octaver OC-2 pedal
(1) MXR Dyna Comp compression pedal
(1) DOD Envelope Filter pedal


(1) Ampeg B-15 bass amp (tube)
(1) Fender Champ guitar amp (tube)
(1) Walter Woods 2 channel 1600 watt bass head (solid state)
(1) Ampeg B-100 Rocket bass amp (solid state)
(1) Fender Rumble 25 bass amp (solid state)
(1) Yamaha 15″ cabinet w/JBL speaker
(1) Acme 1×10 custom bass cabinet


  1. Bigment *producer/mixer/engineer* *jazz movie* Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran 4:22
  2. Wicked *performer/co-writer/producer/mixer/engineer* *trip-hop* Mudville 4:27
  3. Businessman of the Heart *producer/bassist/mixer/engineer* *loud rock n roll* LOWER POWER 3:05
  4. Manifest (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *bolly-hop* Karsh Kale 6:09
  5. Someone Else *performer/producer/mixer/engineer* *electronica* Mudville 4:12
  6. Simple Ghilnooorty *producer/mixer/performer/engineer* *jazz meets nine inch nails* Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran 3:20
  7. Deja Vu (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Killah Priest 3:53
  8. My Favorite Waste of Time *producer/performer/mixer/engineer* *dance pop* Marshall Crenshaw feat. Keva Hargrove 3:10
  9. The Hero Of The World *performer/co-writer/producer/mixer/engineer* *trip-hop* Mudville 4:29
  10. "Long Distance" - End Credits *composer/producer/performer/mixer* *film score* Ben Rubin feat. Michael Blake 1:19
  11. Be Free *producer/bassist/mixer/engineer* *punk rock* LOWER POWER 4:04
  12. Beautician's Blues (Live @ New York Botanical Gardens) *bassist/mixer* *blues* Paul Josephs Blues Band 5:27
  13. Today Means More *producer/bassist/mixer/engineer* *country* Stripmall Ballads 3:19
  14. Fantasia *mixer* *electric bossa* Shawn Baltazor 4:29
  15. "Someone Else" - Opening Titles *composer/performerproducer/engineer/mixer* *film score* Ben Rubin 1:39
  16. Pussy (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Brazilian Girls 5:41
  17. Goodbye America *mixer* *light jazz/rock* Dred Scott 6:25
  18. "7x6x2" - End Credits *composer/producer/perfomer/mixer/engineer* *space western rock film score* Ben Rubin 4:33
  19. Doggie and Cookie *bassist/mixer* *jazz* Dred Scott Trio 6:46
  20. When I'm Writing (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Killah Priest 4:30
  21. On the Other Side of Time *mixer* *space jazz* Caleb Wheeler Curtis 2:10
  22. Goodbye Blue Sky (Benny Cha Cha's Hee-House Remix) Luther Wright & The Wrongs 4:03
  23. That Lick I Invented *bassist/co-producer/mixer* *jazz* Dred Scott Trio 6:12