Gear List

Preamps/Consoles

(1) AMS-Neve 8816 Summing Amp (16ins/2 outs)
(1) Ampex 351 preamp (tube)
(1) Ampex 600 preamp (tube)
(2) Telefunken V676 preamps (in custom rack) (solid state)
(2) Ward Beck Systems M470A preamps (in custom rack) (solid state)
(8) M-Audio Octane preamps (ProFire 2626)
(1) Rane SM82 line mixer
(1) Presonus FaderPort 8  

Monitoring

(2) ProAc Studio 100s (Adcom GFA-555 power amp w audioupgrades.com mod)
(2) Auratone 5C Soundcubes (Crown D-75 power amp)
Sonarworks Reference 4 room correction software

Dynamics

(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 

Equalizers

(1) NTI Nightpro EQ3-D Dimensional Equalizer (dual mono) 

(5) ADR SCAMP S04 Parametric EQ (Vocal Stressor) 

(2) Ward Beck Systems m472 

(1) TL Audio EQ-2011 Valve Equaliser (dual mono)  

Reverbs/Delays/Spacial

(1) Eventide Harmonizer H3000 D/SE
(1) Dynacord Echocord Mini analog vintage tape delay (German)
(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 

Software/Plugins

DAWs: Avid Pro Tools Ultimate 2021.3, Apple Logic 10.6, Ableton Live
Plugins: Universal Audio, Sonnox, Soundtoys, Waves, Slate Digital McDSP, IK Multimedia, iZotope, House of Kush, Eventide, PSP Audioware, Plugin Alliance, Massey, LiquidSonics, Valhalla DSP Celemony, Softube, Blue Cat, UVI, Boz Digital, Melda Productions

Converters/Interfaces/Computers

(1) Apple MacBookPro 2019 8-core i9, 32 gb RAM
(1) Avid HD Native PCIe card in Avid/Sonnet chassis
(2) UAD-2 Quad Firewire satellite
(1) UAD-2 Apollo Twin Duo
(1) Apogee DA-16X w/X-HD card(16 outs)
(1) Lynx Aurora 16 w/HD card (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) IK Multimedia iRig Keys IO 25 converter/controller

Other

All Mogami/Neutrik (or equiv.) cabling

Microphones/DIs

(1) Coles 4038 (ribbon)
(1) Audio Technica AT 4060 (tube large diaphragm condenser)
(1) Rode NTK (tube large diaphragm condenser; Michael Joly K47 capsule mod)
(1) Placid Audio Copperphone (dynamic)
(1) Shure KSM-32 (large diaphragm)
(1) Rode NT4 stereo (condenser)
(1) Cascade Fathead (ribbon)
(2) ElectroVoice PL-5 (dynamic)
(1) ElectroVoice RE-20 (dynamic)
(1) ElectroVoice RE-55 (dynamic)
(1) 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 mics
(1) Valvotronics tube DI box
(1) Countryman Associates passive DI box
(1) Waves PRS guitar interface (DI) 
(1) Cloudlifter CL-Z
(1) Radial JCR Studio Reamper
(1) Radial EXTC-Stereo Guitar Effects Reamper

Instruments

(1) Kawai K-400 Upright Piano
(1) AKAI MPC2000XL drum machine/sampler
(1) Wurlitzer 200 Electronic Piano (restored by Doc Wurly)
(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) Roland U-20 keyboard controller

(1) Stylophone
(1) Simmons SD-100 Electronic Drum Kit
(1) Schoenhut Toy Piano
(1) Remco Electronic Sound FX Machine
(1) Photo-Theremin

Amplifiers

(1) Ampeg B-15N bass amp (tube)
(1) Fender Champ Silver Face guitar amp (tube)
(1) Walter Woods 2 channel 1600 watt bass head (solid state)
(1) Ampeg B-100 Rocket bass amp (solid state)
(1) Tech 21 SansAmp PSA-1 rackmount
(1) Fender Rumble 25 bass amp (solid state)
(1) Yamaha 15″ cabinet w/JBL speaker
(1) Acme 1×10 custom bass cabinet 

Pedals/Effects

(1) Line 6 DL4 Modeling Delay Pedal
(1) Dunlop Tremelo pedal
(1) Dunlop Crybaby wah-wah pedal
(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

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  1. Home In America *producer/mixer* *hip-hop* Analog Players Society x Masta Ace 4:23
  2. Reckoning *producer/mixer/engineer* *jazz meets boom bap* Donny McCaslin 3:15
  3. Wicked *performer/co-writer/producer/mixer/engineer* *trip-hop* Mudville 4:27
  4. All That We Are *producer/mixer/performer* *black americana pop* Queen Esther 4:07
  5. Bigment *producer/mixer/engineer* *jazz movie* Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran 4:22
  6. I Believe *co-producer/mixer* *funk/soul* Shine and the Moonbeams 3:12
  7. All About Me *bassist/producer/mixer/engineer* *political rock* Lower Power 2:13
  8. Rock The Block (feat. Ben Rubin) *producer/mixer* *hip-hop* Analog Players Society (feat. Donny McCaslin & Orrin Evans) 2:28
  9. Manifest (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *bolly-hop* Karsh Kale 6:09
  10. Williamsburg Bridge *upright bass* *folk rock* James Maddock 4:14
  11. Ain't No Storm *co-producer/mixer* *avant-vocal-jazz* Caleb Wheeler Curtis ft. Sarah Elizabeth Charles 4:39
  12. Ghost Town *producer/mixer/performer* *space music* Buzzed Armstrong feat. Josh Lawrence & Anwar Marshall 4:19
  13. Simple Ghilnooorty *producer/mixer/performer/engineer* *jazz meets nine inch nails* Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran 3:20
  14. Deja Vu (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Killah Priest 3:53
  15. We Know *co-producer/mixer* *pop* Shine and the Moonbeams 3:24
  16. Someone Else *performer/producer/mixer/engineer* *trip-hop* Mudville 4:12
  17. The Hero Of The World *performer/co-writer/producer/mixer/engineer* *trip-hop* Mudville 4:29
  18. "Long Distance" - End Credits *composer/producer/performer/mixer* *film score* Ben Rubin feat. Michael Blake 1:19
  19. My Favorite Waste of Time *producer/performer/mixer/engineer* *dance pop* Marshall Crenshaw feat. Keva Hargrove 3:10
  20. Businessman Of The Heart *bassist/producer/mixer/engineer* *political rock* Lower Power 3:07
  21. Today Means More *producer/bassist/mixer/engineer* *country* Stripmall Ballads feat. Jolie Holland & Sam Parton 3:19
  22. "Someone Else" - Opening Titles *composer/performerproducer/engineer/mixer* *film score* Ben Rubin 1:39
  23. Pussy (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Brazilian Girls 5:41
  24. "7x6x2" - End Credits *composer/producer/perfomer/mixer/engineer* *space western rock film score* Ben Rubin 4:33
  25. Doggie and Cookie *bassist/mixer* *jazz* Dred Scott Trio 6:46
  26. When I'm Writing (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Killah Priest 4:30
  27. Goodbye Blue Sky (Benny Cha Cha's Hee-House Remix) Luther Wright & The Wrongs 4:03
  28. That Lick I Invented *bassist/co-producer/mixer* *jazz* Dred Scott Trio 6:12