Control Room B

The Sonic Boiler

 

Chris’ main workspace, the Control Room B features a solid ProTools HD rig with myriads of plug-ins, tried and true analog outboard, various real-life monitoring options and extensive guitar equipment.
Composition, arrangement, recording, production, mixing can all happen in this flexible DAW-oriented dungeon.

Equipment

Monitoring
2 PSI A17-M
2 PSI A21.M
1 KRK 12sHO Subwoofer

2 Boom Box Sony Hi-Fi CMT-CP300
1 Sound Bar Sony

Converters
2 Digidesign 192i/o (24 in/out)
1 Digidesign 96 i/o

Audio Interfaces (Editing Stations)
1 Avid M-Box Pro 3
2 Presonus FireStudio Project

Midi Interface
2 Motu Midi Express 128
1 Motu Fastlane

Clocks
1 Black Lion Audio

Computer
1 Avid ProTools HD 10
1 Avid ProTools 12
2 MacPro
1 MacBookPro
2 Magma Chassis
4 LCD Monitors 24 inches

Plug-ins
AAS, Accusonus, Antares, Audio Assault, Audio Ease, Audio Modern, Audiofile Engineering, Aurchitect, Avid, Bias, Box Digital, Celemony, D16 Group, DDMF, Drumagog, DrumForge, East West / Quantum Leap, Empirical Labs, Eventide, Exponential Audio, FabFilter, GForce, Glitch Machines, Hornet, IK Multimedia, iZotope, JST, Kazrog, Kush Audio, Lennar Digital, Line6, Massey, McDsp, Meterplugs, NativeIns Instruments, Nauty Seal Audio, reFx, Nomad Factory, NuGen Audio, Ohmforce, Output, Overloud, Polyverse, PlugAndMix, PluginAlliance, PSP, ReLab, SlateDigital, Sonnox, SoundRadix, SoundToys, Spectrasonics, SPL, T.C Electronic, Tone2, Toontrack, UVI, Valhalla, Vengeance Sound, VSL, Waves, XLN Audio, ZPlane, Zynaptiq, …

Misc.
2 Boom Box Sony Hi-Fi CMT-CP300
1 Sound Bar Sony

Preamps
2 API 3124+ (8 preamps in total)
1 AMS Neve 1073 DPA (2 preamps in total)
2 Brent Averill Engineering 1084
1 SPL Channel One
1 Mackie Console 24.8.2 (24 preamps in total)

Dynamics
2 Empirical Labs Distressor EL8-X
1 Purple Audio MC-77
1 SPL Transient Designer (4 processors)
1 SPL Channel One

EQs
2 Brent Averill Engineering 1084
1 SPL Channel One
1 Mackie Console 24.8.2 (24 EQs in total)

FX
1 Fractal Audio Axe-Fx II XL+
1 T.C Electronic G-Force
1 Digitach IPS-33B
2 Line 6 X3 Pro Rack
1 Line 6 Pod Pro Rack
2 Digitech  Studio 400
1 Digitech Studio 100
1 Alesis Quadraverb 2

Pedals / Pedalboards
1 Floorboard Controller Lexicon Pro MPX-R1
1 Mesa Boogie V-Twin
1 Radial Tonebone JX-2
2 Dunlop Crybaby WahWah
1 Dunlop Jimi Hendrix WahWah
2 Guyatone Wah Rocker
1 Digitech Talker
1 Digitech Whammy
1 Maxon OD-9
1 MXR Blue Box M-103
1 Boss NS-2 NoiseGate
1 Boss TU-2 Tuner
1 Boss TU-3 Tuner

DIs / Reamp Box / A/B Switch
1 Reamp Box
1 Countryman Type 85
1 Radial JD-48
1 Radial JDI Duplex
2 Brent Averill Engineering 1084
1 Radial Tonebone JX-2
1 Radial JS3

Keys / Expanders
1 Keyboard Controller ESI KeyControl 49
1 Master Keyboard Fatar SL-880
1 JV-2018

Expansion Cards :
1 SR-JV80-01 Pop
1 SR-JV80-02 Orchestral SR-JV80-05 World
1 SR-JV80-09 Session
1 SR-JV80-10 Bass And Drums SR-JV80-11 Techno
1 SR-JV80-12 Hip Hop
1 SR-JV80-15 Special FX

Guitar

Guitars

7 Schecter 6 and 7 strings (misc tunings) Electric
1 Fender Stratocaster Electric
3 Ibanez Electric
1 Washburn Electric
1 Charvel Electric
1 Fernandes Electric
1 Jackson Electric
1 Takamine Acoustic
1 12 Strings Acoustic
1 Yamaha Nylon Electro-Acoustic
1 Yamaha Bass Guitar
1 Mandolin

Guitar Preamps

1 Fractal Audio Axe-Fx II XL+
1 Mesa Boogie Rectifier Recording Preamp
1 Marshall JMP-1
1 Sans Amp PSA-1
1 Mesa Boogie V-Twin
2 Line 6 X3 Pro Rack
1 Line 6 Pod Pro Rack

Guitar Power Amps

1 Marshall MR-9200
1 Marshall 8008
1 Rocktron 300

Guitar Amps

1 Mesa Boogie Dual Rectifier (Head)
1 Peavey 5150 (Head)
1 Krank Revolution1 (Head)
1 Fender Twin Amp
1 Marshall JTM-60

Guitar Cabinets

1 Hiwatt (4x Celestion G12) Straight
1 Mesa Boogie Recto Oversized Slant
1 Marshall MR-1960A
1 Marshall MR-1922

Guitar LoadBox / hardware CabSimulator

1 Two Notes Torpedo Studio

Tuners

1 Peterson VS-II
1 Boss TU-2
1 Boss TU-3