HippoSonic Recording Studio
Hipposonic

Gear

 
 

Recording gear

 

 
 
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ssl 4048 g+

Legendary SSL 4048G+

with custom "E" EQ

 
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Sontec GML Pultec

 
 
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Studer A-800 Mk3 rebuilt by Studio Legend John Vrtacic

 
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yamaha c-7 grand piano

Yamaha C-7 Grand Piano

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Neve 1081's and 1064's

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Microphones

AKG C-12A  

AKG C-24  

AKG D-12

AKG D-112 (4) 

AKG 414 (2)  

AKG 460B

AKG 480B

Beyer Dynamic M160 N

Coles 4038 Ribbon (2)

EV RE-20

EV 308 (2)

EV 408 (4)

Neumann U-47 Tube  

Neumann U47 Fet (2)

Neumann km-253 Tube condenser

Neumann km-84 Condenser (2)

Neumann km-100 Condenser (2)

Neumann M-149

Neumann U-87 Condenser (6)

PZM

RCA 77-DX Ribbon

RCA BK-5B

Sennheiser 421 (8)

Shure SM 57 (10)

Shure SM 57 beta (4)

Shure SM 58 (4)

Shure SM7 (2) 

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Guitars

Les Paul 1969 Gold Top “ Golden Boy”

Les Paul 1971 Deluxe

Les Paul 1976*

Fender “Custom Shop” Stratocaster

Fender Sunburst Stratocaster

Fender Telecaster 1953 “Custom Shop”

Fender Telecaster with lase sensor

Guild 12 String

Guild six string

Taylor Six String

Fender Precision Bass

Fender Jazz Bass

1957 Guild X-50*

1968 Firebird*

1965 Jaguar*

1961 Gretsch*

1958 Les Paul SG*

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instruments

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amps

Marshall JMP 45 Plexi

Marshall JMC 900

Hiwatt 50 Watt

MesaBoogie Maverik Combo

Vox AC-30

Fender Dual Professional

TEX “Colin Crips” custom

1965 Fender Bassman

1971 Fender Super Reverb

Viberaking

Flototone Classic combo

SWR BASS Combo amp

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Title: Silence Artist: Delerium Vocal Artist: Sarah Mclachlan Album: Karma Year: 1997

Our Neumann 149 used for lead vocal in this  track.

 

 

Example of a recording using a SINGLE AKG -C-24