Gear

Monitors

  • Dynaudio BM15A
  • Dynaudio BM-9 sub
  • Mackie HR824
  • PMC – GB-1i w/ Cerwin-Vega sub
  • JBL 4311
  • Yamaha NS10M Studio Monitors
  • Auratone 5C Super Sound Cubes
  • Realistic Minimus 7
  • Sennheiser HD-600, HD-25
  • Presonus Central Station
  • (5) Extreme Isolation 29
  • (4) Fostex T-50
  • (1) Fostex T-20

Microphones


  • Neumann U87 (vintage ’75)
  • Neumann U87 ai
  • Groove Tubes Model 3a Variable Pattern Vacuum Tube Mic
  • RCA Model 77A (vintage ’32) “The Granddaddy of all ribbon mics”
  • RCA Model 74B Junior Velocity ribbon
  • (2) Altec (Western Electric) 639A and 639B ribbon/dynamic
  • Royer R-121 ribbon, SF-12 stereo ribbon
  • AEA R-84 large ribbon
  • (3) Oktava MK-012 with OktavaMods by Michael Jolly, (2) RED lollypop capsules 
  • Beyer Dynamics M-160 and M-130 ribbon, M-930
  • Cascade Fathead II ribbon
  • Crown PCC 160
  • AKG D12e, (2) C414 B-ULS, C460 B-ULS, C451-EB, C535-EB, D112, (2) D460 w/ CK61, D707E
  • Sennheiser MD-441, (3) MD-421 II, (2) MD-421 , MD-409
  • Shure SM7B, (2) SM81, (2) KSM44, KSM32, KSM27, KSM313/NE Dual voiced ribbon, (3) Beta 98, Beta 87, (6) SM57, (2) SM57 Unidyne III, (4) SM58, (2) Beta 58A, 315 Ribbon, PE515, PE54D, 520DX Green Bullet, 527B
  • AT 825 stereo
  • Rode NTG4 shotgun mic + blimp
  • SONY ECM-22P
  • (4) Countryman FET85 DI 
  • (2) DOD passive DI

Recording Platforms

  • SONAR Platinum
  • SONAR 8.5.2
  • Studio One and Capture
  • Logic Pro
  • Apogee AD16X converters
  • Alesis AI-3 (FX and monitor sends)
  • Presonus StudioLive AI 16.4.2
  • Presonus Firestudio Tube
  • Mackie Control and Expander
  • Zoom R-16, H6 w/ multiple mic heads
  • Otari MX 5050-III 8 Track 1/2″
  • Otari MTR-10 4 Track 1/2″
  • Akai GX-230D quarter track
  • Fostex G-16 w/ SMPTE sync
  • Fostex Model 80
  • Fostex A-2 half track
  • Fostex D-5 DAT
  • Panasonic SV-4100 DAT

Hardware Processing

  • Teletronix LA-2A tube compressor
  • Universal Audio 6176 
  • (2) Universal Audio Blackface LA-4A with Jim Williams mods
  • Klark-Teknik 1176-KT
  • MXR Model 126 Flanger/Doubler
  • Marshall Time Modulator 5402
  • AKG BX-10 spring reverb
  • Eventide H3000S
  • Eventide SP2016
  • EMT 245 Reverb
  • Empirical Labs Distressor EL8-X with British Mod
  • Bi-Amp MR/140 spring reverb
  • 6′ custom plate reverb
  • AEA TRP (ribbon mic pre)
  • Vintech X81 pre/eq
  • (2) AEA RPQ 500 pre
  • (2) A-Designs P-1 pre
  • (2) Neve 1073LB pre
  • (3) Avedis MA5 pre
  • (2) Shadow Hills Gama pre
  • (4) API 512C pre 
  • (2) API 525 compressor
  • (2) API 550B EQ
  • (5) API 560 EQ
  • (2) Speck  ASC-V EQ
  • (3) MTE Type 29 B R Equalizers

Software Processing

  • Universal Audio UAD-2 QUAD and DUO with: Studer A800, Fatso Jr., Cooper Time Cube, LA-2A, 1176, LA-3A, EMT 140 Plate, EMT 250, Manley Vari-Mu, Manley Massive Passive, Neve 1073, UA Percision De-Esser, UA Precision Bus Compressor, Pultec Pro EQ collection, Fairchild 660/670, Hilos 69 EQ, SPL Transient Designer, SSL 4000 G Buss Comp, Lexicon 224, Galaxy Tape Echo, Little Labs IBP, RealVerb Pro, Roland Dimensions D, Roland RE-201, UAD 4K Buss Compressor, SoftTube Vocoder
  • iZotope Ozone 9 Advanced mastering suite and RX restoration suite
  • Waves Gold 9, API 2500, Abbey Road Chambers, Aphex Aural Exciter, Vocal Rider
  • Voxengo Elephant
  • PSP Vintage Warmer
  • Lexicon Pantheon Reverb
  • Celemony Melodyne 4
  • Antares Auto-Tune 3.0
  • Timeworks Comp./EQ

Guitars

  • 1886 Fairbanks and Cole Guitar Banjo
  • ’59 Les Paul Junior
  • ’62 Gretsch 6120
  • ’63 Fender Jaguar
  • ’67 Gretsch Country Gent
  • ’68 Custom Kraft Bone Buzzer Bass
  • ’69 Les Paul Goldtop
  • ’70 Martin D-18
  • Early 70’s Takamine F395S 12-string (law-suit era)
  • Early ’70’s Les Paul Goldtop w/ Bixby
  • ’72 Les Paul Goldtop Deluxe
  • ’74 Fender Telecaster Deluxe
  • ’75 Les Paul Custom w/ Bixby
  • ’77 Fender Precision Bass
  • ’78 Fender Telecaster
  • ’88 Fender Strat Plus Deluxe
  • ’89 Taylor 810 Acoustic
  • ’91 Gretsch White Falcon
  • ’92 Gibson J-30 Acoustic
  • Orpheum Steel Body Resonator
  • Nocaster with Bixby

Amplifiers

  • ’57 Fender Tweed Champ (11/57)
  • ’56 Fender Tweed Deluxe (6/56)
  • ’57 Fender Tweed Deluxe (3/57)
  • ’60 Fender Tweed Deluxe (5/60)
  • ’62 Fender Brown Princeton(8/62)
  • ’65 Fender Reverb Tank (6/65)
  • ’63 Fender Cream Bassman(10/63)
  • ’64 Fender Deluxe Reverb (3/64)
  • ’66 Fender Vibrolux Reverb (10/66)
  • ’66 Fender Vibro-Champ (12/66)
  • ’77 Fender Twin Reverb
  • ’77 Marshall JMP Mk.2 (2204)
  • ’82 Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus
  • ’60 Ampeg B15 Portaflex (11/60)
  • ’62 Ampeg M15 “Big M”
  • ’68 Kustom (Black) 200B-4 w/ 2×15 cabinet Jensen speakers
  • ’69 Kustom (Red) 200B-2 w/ 2×15 cabinet JBL F-130 speakers
  • ’60’s Premier 50 (1×10″)
  • ’66 Kalamazoo Model Two
  • ’67 Supro Corsica model S6622
  • ’67 Hilgen Challenger
  • 70’s Pig Nose
  • 60’s Takt GA-10
  • Ampeg Porta-Flex 800 bass amp
  • David Eden D210 XLT bass cabinet

Keyboards

  • 1982 MemoryMoog Plus
  • Roland Juno 106
  • 1937 Bradbury Studio Upright with mandolin attachment
  • ’62 Hammond A-100 Organ with Model 145 Leslie
  • ’61 Hammond M-101 Organ with Model 110 Leslie
  • ’76 Wurlitzer 200A
  • ’77 Rhodes Mark I Stage 73
  • Leslie Model 145/147 w/ preamp, Model 25 Orpheus
  • ’62 Slivertone chord organ
  • Farfisa Compact Deluxe
  • Farfisa Professional Duo with bass pedals
  • 1972 Optigan 35002 (20+ discs)
  • Ensoniq EPS sampler/keyboard
  • Suzuki Omnichord OM-84
  • Various toy pianos

Pedals

  • Mutron Phasor II
  • Mutron Octave Divider
  • Chandler Tube Driver Pedal (ala Eric Johnson)
  • Chandler Tube Driver Rack
  • DigiTech T3 (3) ch. preamp
  • Ibanez TS-9 Tube Screamer
  • MXR Green Analog Delay
  • MXR Phase 90 “Script”
  • Boss Flanger BF-1 
  • Boss Octave Divider

Drums

  • 1962-3 Vintage Slingerland Kit Mahogany/Maple (20″/12″/14″)
  • Yamaha Recording Custom Kit Birch w/ DW May mic’ing system: AKG D-112 (Kick), AT-25 (Floor), SM-57 (Rack Toms) (10″/12″/14″/18″/20″)
  • Remo Roto-Toms (6″/8″/10″)
  • 1962 Ludwig WMP snare (14″ x 6″)
  • 1963/4 Ludwig WMP 20 kick/13 tom/15 tom
  • 1970’s Ludwig Acra-lite snare (14″ x 5.25″)
  • Tama Birds-eye Maple snare (14″ x 5.25″)
  • Gretsch Round Badge snare (14″ x 5.25″)
  • Zildjian/Paiste/Sabian Cymbals
  • Remo Djembe
  • Peruvian Cajon
  • Linn Drum LM-2 Vintage Drum Machine with retro-MIDI
  • Korg KR-55B vintage analog drum machine
  • Roland TR-66 vintage analog drum machine (circa ’73)
  • Yamaha MR10 analog drum machine (circa ’82)
  • Mattel Synsonics vintage analog drum machine
  • Large box of shakers etc.