Gear List

Preamps/Consoles

(1) Neve 8816 Summing Amp (16ins/2 outs)
(1) Ampex 351 tube preamp
(2) Telefunken V676 solid state preamps
(2) Ward Beck Systems M470A solid state preamps
(8) M-Audio Octane preamps (ProFire 2626)
(1) Allen and Heath Mix Wizard WZ3 16 Channel Mic/Line Mixer

Dynamics

(1) AMEK System 9098 Dual Compressor/Limiter (dual mono)
(1) Empirical Labs Distressor EL8
(2) DBX 160X Compressor/Limiter
(2) ADR SCAMP S01 Compressor
(1) UREI 7110 Compressor/Limiter (with JBL output transformer mod)
(2) DBX 163X Over Easy Compressor/Limiter
(1) FMR Audio Really Nice Compressor RNC 1773 (stereo)
(1) ADR SCAMP F300 Expander/Gate

Equalizers

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

Reverbs/Delays/Spacial

(1) Eventide Harmonizer H3000 D/SE
(2) Ibanez SDR 1000 Digital Reverb
(1) Hughes SRS 1000 Sound Retrieval System
(1) Korg Kaoss Pad KP-2 Dynamic Effects/Controller

Software/Plugins

Avid Pro Tools HD Native 11.2.1/10.3.9
Sonnox: GML EQ, Dynamics, Reverb, Limiter, Inflator, Transmod, Supresser
Soundtoys: EchoBoy, Radiator, Decapitator, Crystalizer, PanMan, Devil-Loc Deluxe, FilterFreak, PhaseMistress, Tremolator, Microshift, Little PrimalTap
Waves: Gold Bundle, API Collection, Neve V-Series, JJP Analog Legends, CLA Classic Compressors, Kramer HLS Channel, Kramer Master Tape, C6, Q10, Sound Shifter, InPhase, Vocal Rider, CLA Vocal, MaxxBass, Q-Clone, Aphex Vintage Exciter, RBass, LoAir, Center, Abbey Road Reel ADT
Slate Digital: Virtual Mix Rack, Virtual Bus Compressors, Virtual Console Collection, Virtual Tape Machine, FG-X, Trigger 2.0
McDSP: 6030 Ultimate Compressor, CompressorBank, FilterBank, Revolver, ML 4000 Limiter, Analog Channel, 6020 Ultimate EQ, Channel G, AE400 Active EQ
IK Multimedia: Total Bundle (SampleTank 3, Miroslav Orch., SampleMoog, SampleTron, SonikSynth, Amplitube, T-Racks Deluxe, CSR Reverb), British Channel, White Channel, Neve 1073, Neve 1081, Master EQ 432 (Sontec), Precision Comp Limiter (Neve 33609), Quad Stereo Imager
Bomb Factory: Moogerfooger, Classic Compressors, Pultec, Fairchild, Tel-Ray Delay, Voce
iZotope: RX 3, Iris 1
House of Kush: Clariphonic, UBK-1, Pusher
Eventide: Harmonizer H-3000 Factory, Omnipressor, UltraChannel
PSP Audioware: Stereo Bundle, SpringBox, PianoVerb 2
Plugin Alliance: Maag EQ, SPL Transient Designer, Bx_Boom
Plug and Mix VIP Bundle
Massey: L2007, TapeHead
Space
LiquidSonics: Reverberate
Valhalla DSP: VintageVerb, Room, FreqEcho
Nomad Factory: Magnetic II
Metric Halo: Channel Strip
Melodyne: Editor
Softube: Abbey Road Brilliance Pack
GRM Tools Classic 2.0
Blue Cat: MB-7 Mixer
Garritan Personal Orchestra & World Instruments sound libraries
UVI Mello, BeatBox Anthology, Grand D piano
Ableton Live 5.22

Converters/Interfaces/Computers

(1) Apple Mac Pro Westmere 6-core 3.33 gHz
(1) Avid HD Native PCIe card
(1) Apogee DA-16X (with X-HD card) (16 outs)
(1) Lynx Aurora 8 (8 ins/8 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

Monitoring

(2) Genelec 8030A powered studio monitors
(2) Auratone 5C Soundcube (powered by (1) Crown D-75 Power Amplifier)
IK Multimedia ARC 2 Room Correction software

Microphones/DIs

(1) Coles 4038 ribbon microphone
(1) Rode NTK tube large diaphragm condenser microphone
(1) Shure KSM-32 large diaphragm condenser microphone
(1) Audio Technica AT 4060 tube large diaphragm condenser microphone
(1) Rode NT4 stereo condenser microphone
(1) Cascade Fathead ribbon microphone
(1) ElectroVoice RE-20 dynamic microphone
(1) ElectroVoice RE-55 dynamic omni microphone
(3) ElectroVoice 635A dynamic omni microphone
(1) Shure Beta 57A dynamic microphone
(2) Shure SM57 dynamic microphone
(1) Shure SM58 dynamic microphone
(2) Radio Shack Optimus Boundary PZM microphones
(1) Valvotronics tube direct box
(1) ProCo DB-1 passive direct box
(1) Countryman Associates passive direct box

Instruments

(1) AKAI MPC2000XL drum machine/sampler
(1) Wurlitzer 200 Electronic Piano
(1) Realistic ConcertMate MG-1 analog synthesizer by Moog Music (Moog Rogue)
(1) Korg microKorg synthesizer/vocoder
(1) Joseph Novatny 1927 Czech carved upright bass
(1) St. Blues Blues King electric bass (tele/p-bass hybrid)
(1) Roland JV-1010 sound module w/ Session and Keyboards of the 60s and 70s expansion cards
(1) Fender Stratocaster electric guitar
(1) Laredo parlor acoustic guitar
(1) Technics SLD-303 direct drive turntable
(1) Remco Electronic Sound FX Machine
(1) Photo-Theremin

Amplifiers

(1) Ampeg B-15 bass tube amp
(1) Fender Champ guitar tube amp
(1) Walter Woods 2 channel 1200 watt bass head (solid state)
(1) Acme 1×10 custom bass cabinet
(1) Ampeg B-100 Rocket solid state bass amp

Pedals/Effects

(1) Line 6 DL4 Modeling Delay Pedal
(1) Dunlop Tremelo pedal
(1) Electro Harmonix Electric Mistress flanger 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
(1) MXR Dyna Comp compression pedal
(1) DOD Envelope Filter pedal

Other

All Mogami/Neutrik (or equiv.) cabling
(1) CM Labs Motormix Digital Mixer Worksurface

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  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