Shiny Things Studio is my 750-square foot recording studio bordering Bed Stuy and South Williamsburg, with a generously sized live room, amp isolation room, and a vintage Neotek Elite console as the centerpiece. Below is a list of equipment at Shiny Things Studios. I’m constantly adding more gear, so if you don’t see something, just ask!

Interfacing/Monitoring

32-channel Neotek Elite console
Mac Pro “trash can”
Antelope Orion 32
Mackie HR824 (original)
Little Labs Monotor
(4) Hear Back Pro 16-channel personal mixers

Microphones

(2) AEA N22
AEA R88
AKG D12e (vintage)
AKG D58
(2) AKG 414 XLS
Audix i5
(2) Audix SCX25A
Beyerdynamic M88
(2) Coles 4038
Custom C12
(2) Earthworks QTC1
(2) EV 635A (vintage)
EV RE20
Heil PR31BW
(2) Oktava 012 (With cardioid, omni, and hypercardioid capsules)
Revox 3500 (Beyerdynamic M201) (vintage)
Sennheiser 421
Sennheiser 441N (vintage)
(2) Shure SM57
Sony C37A (vintage)
Singing Machine Karaoke mic

Preamps

(30) Neotek Elite preamps
(2 channels) AEA TRP2
(4 channels) API 3124
(4 channels) Universal Audio 4-710D

Dynamics

(2) API 525
(2) dbx 160x
Elysia Nvelope 500
(2) ELI Distressor w Brit mod
(2) Inward Connections The Brute
(2) Pete’s Place BAC
Schmidlin FED+ (Federal AM864 Vari Mu Compressor)
Serpent Audio SB4001 Buss Compressor
Shure Level Loc
(8) SSL X-rack dynamics units
Undertone Audio Unfairchild 670M II

EQ

(30) Neotek Elite 4-band fully parametric channel EQs
(2) Avedis E27
(2) Chandler Little Devil EQ
(2) DBX 215
(2) Wunder Audio Allotrope

Effects and Special Processing

Allison Labs HP & LP Filters 2-B
Avenson mid/side
(2) DIYRE 70s Character Color Modules
Lexicon Reflex
Little Labs Redcloud
(2) Moog Ladder Filters

Guitars and Basses

PRS Custom 24
Silvertone Bobcat (1960s)
Vox Starstream 12 (1960s)

Gibson J-50 Acoustic (1964)
Guild Dreadnought (1982)
Martin J-1

Fender P Bass Mexican Standard
Warwick FNA Jazzman

Keyboards and Synths

Dave Smith Instruments/Oberheim OB-6
Harmonium
Knabe Upright Piano with Mute Rail
Korg Mono/Poly
Magnus Chord Organ
Moog Grandmother
Moog DFAM
Omnichord OM-84
Stylophone
Schoenhut Toy Grand Piano
Teenage Engineering OP-1
Wurlitzer 200A
Yamaha PS-20

Drums and Percussion

1968 Ludwig Standard 3-ply maple drum kit – 22″ kick, 14×5 snare, 12, 13, 16 toms
Ludwig Supraphonic 6.5″
Tama trash snare
Various vintage and new cymbals and hi hats

Misc Other Instruments

Glockenspiel
Otamatone
Lanikai Ukulele
Kalimba (D Maj)
Customizable Music Box

Amps

Fender Princeton Reverb blackface reissue, modded (12″ Celestion speaker, more wattage)
Fender Bassman 1968 Silverface with original cabinet (Vintage)
Magnasync Moviola
Orange Microcrush
Supro Comet
Vox AC30CC (head/cab)

Pedals, Effects, DIs

Black Arts Toneworks Pharaoh
Boss DD7
Boss CS3 Compressor (modded)
Boss RC-30 Loop Station
Dunlop Bass Wah
EHX Big Muff
EHX Cathedral
EHX Harmonic Octave Generator 2
EHX Small Clone
Fairfield Circuitry Shallow Water
Hotone Soul Press
Ibanez TS9 (Modded)
Klon KTR
Korg tuner
Malekko 616 Dark
Malekko 616
Meris Ottobit Jr
Morley ABY
MXR Dynacomp
Noisekick FX Laser Cat Fuzz
ProCo Rat
Smiletone Audio Disco Brick Phaser
Strymon El Capistan

Ebow

Cloud Cloudlifter CL-2
Little Labs Redeye
Radial SGI
Rupert Neve Designs RNDI
Whirlwind passive di

 

Shiny Things Ctrl Room

(More pictures to come!)