MONUMENTAL
EXPERIENCES HAPPEN

HERE.

[2 locations, 6 studios]

WE’RE EQUIPPED TO HANDLE EVERY PROJECT THAT COMES OUR WAY.

Our Rancho Bernardo location is home to four of our five studios. Studio A has the largest live room in San Diego and houses our vintage 64-channel SSL console. Studios B and C feature comfortable isolation booths and sonically optimized control rooms. Add the Production and Edit Suite to the mix, and you’re sure to have the perfect studio experience.

Our newest addition, Satellite, is a purpose-built full service music production facility located minutes away from Downtown San Diego. Satellite brings together the best of the best in music production to offer an intimate experience tailor-made for artists looking to walk in with an idea and walk out with a finished product of the highest caliber.

With highly functional spaces and stunning visuals, Studio West is also an ideal location for hosting events and producing video. Our in-house staff and extended network of professionals have the creativity and hands-on experience to make your event or video a success.

OUR SERVICES

STUDIO A

Studio A, our flagship studio, is the largest tracking space in San Diego. It has a spacious live room originally designed for recording orchestras, but equally well suited to get massive drums sounds, record full bands live, or shoot video and livestream. Additionally, Studio A houses two iso booths, a full complement of top notch outboard gear, and our prized Vintage 64-channel SSL console.

SSL 4064 E/G (64 channels)

Meyer X10 Mains
Meyer Outboard
EQ and Crossover
Yamaha NS10
Genelec 1031A
Dynaudio BM5a
Aviom Cue System

PREAMPS:
Vintech X81 (pair)
Millennia HV-3D (8 channels)
Neve 33114 (pair)
Chandler GERM500 MkII
BAE 1122
Coil Audio CA70 (2x) and CA286 (2x)

EQUALIZERS:
Pultec EQP-1A (pair)
Manley Massive Passive
API5500 Stereo EQ

COMPRESSORS & LIMITERS: UA LA3A (pair)
UA 1176
Urei 176
LA-2A
Manley Variable Mu
DBX 160 VU
Empirical Labs Distressor EL8-X (pair)
Empirical Labs Distressor EL8 (pair)

EFFECTS PROCESSORS:
Lexicon 480L with LARC
Lexicon PCM80

Apple 2021 M1 Mac Mini
Pro Tools 2021 HD, HDX Card, Sync HD
2 Antelope Orion HD (64 inputs, 64 outputs)

  • UAD
  • Soundtoys
  • iZotope 
  • Eventide
  • McDSP
  • Melodyne (Celemony)
  • Autotune (Antares/UAD)

Yamaha C7 Concert Grand Piano
Hammond A100 with Leslie
Fender Rhodes MkI
Drums available for rental upon request

STUDIO B
Studio B is a versatile studio ideal for mixing, mastering, and recording vocals, instruments, and voiceovers/audiobooks. The iso booth is large enough to record drums, but intimate enough for a comfortable audiobook session. 

Digidesign 8-Channel D-Command Custom Desk

Near/Midfield – Genelec 1031, JBL LSR 28P, Yamaha NS10

PRE AMPS:
Focusrite Red 1 (4 channel)
Focusrite 428 (1 channel)
Vintech 473 (4 channels)

SUMMING:
Dangerous 2-Bus

COMPRESSORS:
SSL XLogic G Series Stereo Compressor
Emperical Labs Distressor EL8-X (pair)
Orban 412A

EFFECTS PROCESSORS:
Eventide UltraHarmonizer DSP 4000
Lexicon 300

EQUALIZERS:
Manley Pultec EQP1AS Tube Stereo EQ

Apple 2012 Mac Pro Tower 2.66 GHz 32 GB Ram, 6-Core, 4-USB 3.0 Slots

Pro Tools 12 HD, HD Native Card, Sync HD
Antelop

Orion HD (32 inputs, 32 outputs)

  • UAD
  • Soundtoys
  • iZotope 
  • Eventide
  • McDSP
  • Waves
  • Melodyne (Celemony)
  • Autotune (Antares/UAD)

Telos 1, Phone Patch Hybrid Interface
Telos Zephyr, vISDN Interface
Tascam CD-401 CD Player
Samsung BDP-3600 Blu-ray DVD player
Studer A807 1/4 inch Tape Machine

STUDIO C

Studio C is ideal for vocals, ADR, Voiceover, audiobooks, podcasts, and solo instrumental recording. The comfortable iso booth and acoustically pristine control room make Studio C a favorite for capturing immaculate sounds. 

Digidesign 8-Channel D-Command
Argosy Custom Desk

Dynaudio BM5A (Surround) with Sub
Genelec 1031A

Apple 2012 Mac Pro Tower 2.66 GHz 32 GB Ram, 6-Core, 4-USB 3.0 Slots
Pro Tools 12 HD, HD Native Card, Sync HD, HD I/O (16 inputs, 16 outputs)

  • UAD
  • Soundtoys
  • iZotope 
  • Eventide
  • McDSP
  • Waves
  • Melodyne (Celemony)
  • Autotune (Antares/UAD)

Focusrite Red 7
Universal Audio 6176
Presonus MP20 (2 channels)
Avalon VT 737-sp (pair)

Telos Zephyr, vISDN Interface
Telos 1, Phone Patch Hybrid Interface

PRODUCTION SUITE
PRODUCTION
SUITE

The Production Suite is perfect for bringing music to life ‘in the box’ using state of the art digital production technology. It’s also an ideal and cost-effective space for creating demos and working on Pre-Production in a professional studio environment. Use our fully stocked Mac workstation, or bring your own system for plug-and-play production capability.

KRK V6 Series 2

UA Apollo Quad Firewire

2010 Mac Pro Tower, 2×3.06 GHz 6-core Intel Xeon, 32GB RAM

  • UAD
  • iZotope 
  • McDSP
  • Melodyne (Celemony)
  • Autotune (Antares/UAD)

Akai MPK88 MIDI Controller

SATELLITE

Located just minutes from Downtown San Diego in Kearny Mesa, Satellite is designed from the ground up to inspire creativity and effortlessly facilitate your production process. The live room, isolation booth, and acoustically pristine control room can be up and running as soon as you walk in the door. And our experienced in-house producers are ready to help bring your ideas to life in the comfort and privacy of this world-class studio.

Satellite features a Neve Custom 75 console, top notch outboard gear, an unbeatable micropohone collection, and the intimate experience of a private studio.

Custom Series 75 | powered by Neve

32 channel – 1073 pre-amps/1081 EQs

Two18 | Amphion

Hear Technologies Hear Back PRO System

Mac mini (2021) – Apple M1 chip – 16GB

Apogee Symphony I/O Mk II – 32×32

2 x Avid HD I/O – 16×16

Universal Audio Apollo – 8×8 – UAD Quad core plug-in processing

PREAMPS:
CAPI Lunchbox

COMPRESSORS:
Teletronix LA2A
AudioScape LA2A
Mohog Fet1176
Urei 1176LN
Blue Stripe 1176 x2
Tube Tech CL1B Compressor
Spectra Sonics 610 Complimiter

MISC:
SansAmp RB1
Transient Designer 9842

GUITARS:
‘72 ES-335 Gibson
‘67 Gretsch Nashville
‘60 Les Paul
‘54 Gibson Les Paul with P90’s
‘66 SG Gibson Jr.
Fender Strat
Baritone Telecaster
Baritone Taylor
‘44 Gibson LG-2 Acoustic
Guild Acoustic – 12 String
Guild D55
‘20s Silvertone High Strung
Eastwood Electric 12 String

BASS AND OTHER STRINGS:
Harmony H-22 Bass
60’s Domino Bass
Deering 6 String Banjo

AMPS:
Ampeg Tube Bass Amp
Fender Bassman Combo
Fender Princeton
Vox Pacemaker
Silvertone Twin 12
Silvertone 1482
Fender Deluxe Reverb

DRUMS:
Yamaha Recording Custom 5 Piece Kit
Astro 5 Piece Kit
Ludwig Jazz 24″ Kick
Ludwig 26″ Kick
WFL 22″ Kick
Ludwig Black Beauty Snare
Standard Supraphonic Snare
Standard Acrolite Snare

MIC LIST

AKG 451 (3x)
AKG C414 B-ULS
AKG C414 TL2
AKG C414 XLS (2x matched)
AKG C61 (2x)
AKG D112 (2x)
Audio Technica AT 4033 (3)
Avalon U5 (DI)
Cascade Fat Head II (2x matched)
EV RE10
Neumann KM184 (2x matched)
Neumann KM83 (2x)
Neumann KM84 (2x)
Neumann KM86
Neumann TLM 170
Neumann TLM 193 (2x)
Neumann U48 (2x)
Neumann U87 (2)
Neumann U87 AI
Neumann USM 69
Rode NT 5 (2x)
Royer 121
Sennheiser 416
Sennheiser 421 (3x)
Sennheiser e604 (2x)
Sennheiser e609
Shure 55s
Shure Beta 52
Shure Beta 57A
Shure Beta 87
Shure KSM 44 (3)
Shure SM57 (4)
Shure SM58 (1)
Shure SM7 (3)
Shure SM81 (3)
Sony C-37a
Electrovoice RE20
Mojave MA300

AKG C12
Chandler Red
AEA R84
Neumann KM185
Earthworks TC25
Beyerdynamic M160
Apex 205
Cascade 731R
Shure SM57
Earthworks SR25
Earthworks SR20
Blue Mouse
Coles 4038
Sennheiser 421
Royer 121
Electrovoice RE20
Shure Beta 52
Cascade Fatheads
AEA R88
Apex 210
Rode K2

READY TO BRING YOUR DREAM TO LIFE? LET’S GET TO WORK.