Please note all equipment supplied will be in good working order, however we recommend having any guitars restrung, drums re-skinned and tuned to ensure the best possible results. Please request prior to your session to ensure availability.

Please contact the Studios Team on (+44) 0208 742 1111 or email us at studios@thisismetropolis.com 

Microphone List

Valve

  • AKG C12 x 1
  • AKG C12 VR x 2
  • Neumann U47 x 2
  • Neumann U67 x 2
  • Neumann M49 x 2
  • Neumann M147 x 4
  • Telefunken AK47 x 2
  • Telefunken CU29 x 2
  • SE Electronics Gemini x1

Large Diaphragm Condenser

  • Neumann U47 FET x 2
  • Neumann U87 x 5
  • Neumann TLM 170 x 4
  • Sanken CU44 x 1
  • Sanken CU41 x 1
  • AKG C414 x 3
  • Sontronics Saturn x 1

Small Diaphragm Condenser

  • Neumann KM 84 x 3
  • Schoeps MK4 (Cardioid) x 2
  • Sennheiser MKH40 (Cardioid) x 2
  • B&K 4011 x 1
  • B&K 4007 x 2
  • Calrec CM1051C x 1
  • AKG 451 x 2
  • PZM x 2
  • Sontronics STC-1S x 2
  • Shure Beta 91a x 1
  • Shure SM81 x 2
  • Shure KSM141 x 2

Dynamics

  • AKG D112 x 4
  • AKG D12 x 2
  • AKG D25 x 1
  • Beyerdynamic M201 x 1
  • Beyerdynamic M88 x 2
  • Electrovoice RE20 x 4
  • Sennheiser 421 x 9
  • Sennheiser 509 x 6
  • Shure SM7 x 5
  • Shure Beta 52 x 4
  • Shure Beta 57 x 1
  • Shure Beta 57a x 3
  • Shure Beta 58 x 2
  • Shure SM57 x 7
  • Shure SM58 x 8
  • Shure Prologue 10L x 2  

Ribbon

  • Coles 4038 x 2
  • Rode NTR x 1
  • Royer R121 x 3
  • Shure KSM353 x 1
  • Shure KSM313 x 1

Wireless

  • Audio Technica ATW200 series x1
  • Electrovoice RE2 x 2
  • Shure QLX-D/SM58 x 2 (inc. transmit/receive equipment) 
  • Shure QLD-D/KSM8 x 2 (inc. transmit/receive equipment) 

DI Boxes / Others

  • BSS AR-116 x 4
  • BSS AR-133 x 3
  • Avalon U5 x 2
  • EMO Passive x 3
  • Radial Studio Re-Amper x 1
  • Radial SGI TX x 1
  • Smart DI Guitar System (Deluxe Version) x 1

Floating Gear List

Mic Pre-Amplifiers

  • AMS Neve 1081 (2-channel) x 1
  • AMS Neve 1073 dpa (2-channel) x1
  • Prism Maselec MMA-4 (4-channel) x 1
  • GML 8304 (4-channel) x 1
  • Avalon VT737 SP x 1
  • Pultec Mavec x 1
  • Tubetech MP1A (2-channel) x 1
  • Chandler Germanium Pre/Di x 2
  • Audient ASP880 (8-Channel) x 1
  • 500 Series 11 slot rack - x 1
  • API 512 x 4
  • Burl BD1 x 4
  • Cartec Pre-Q5 x 2 

Dynamics

  • Urei 1176 x 2
  • Drawmer Dual Gate DS 201 x 1
  • DBX 902 De-Esser Modules x 2

EQ

  • GML 8200 x 1
  • Summit EQF-100 x 3
  • Pultec EQP-1A x1

Effects Units

  • Bricasti M7 x 1
  • Lexicon Prime Time x 1
  • AMS RMX-16 x 1

Conversion

  • Burl B2 Bomber A2D x 1
     

Backline List

Electric Guitars

  • Gibson SG x 2
  • Gibson Explorer “Golden Axe”
  • Gibson Les Paul “Gold Top”
  • Gibson Les Paul “High Performance”
  • Gibson Les Paul “Standard”
  • Gibson “Lucille” Ebony
  • Fender Stratocaster - USA
  • Fender Telecaster - USA
  • Fender Precision Bass - USA

Acoustic Guitars 

  • Gibson - Hummingbird
  • Taylor - Models rotated regularly (enquire for details)

Amplification / Simulation

Guitars
Heads:

  • Epiphone SoCal 50w
  • Marshall Jubilee 2555x
  • Marshall DSL 100w
  • Orange RockerVerb 100H
  • Orange Dual Dark 50w
  • Kemper Amp Profiler

Cabs:

  • Epiphone SoCal 4x12
  • Marshall 1906A 4x12 
  • Marshall MX212 2x12
  • Orange PPC412 4x12
  • Orange PPC212 2x12

Combos:

  • Blackstar HT Stage 60
  • Fender Hotrod Deluxe 3
  • Fender Twin Reverb
  • Marshall DSL40C
  • Orange AD30TC
  • Orange TH30C

Bass Amps

  • Ampeg SVT Cl Head
  • Ampeg SVT 8x10 Cab
  • Markbass MiniMark 802
  • Orange AD200B Head
  • Orange OBC410 4x10 Cab

Drums

    Yamaha Drum Kit - Steve Gadd Recording Custom - Jet Black

    • Kick - 22x18
    • Snare - 14x6 (Sunburst Maple)
    • Rack 1 - 10x6
    • Rack 2 - 12x8
    • Mid Floor - 14x16
    • Low Floor - 16x16

    Tama Drum Kit - Star Bubinga - Natural Finish

    • Kick - 22x18
    • Snare - 14x7
    • Rack 1 - 10x7
    • Rack 2 - 12x8
    • Mid Floor - 14x14
    • Low Floor - 16x16

    Slingerland Drum Kit - Orange Sparkle  

    • Kick - 24x18
    • Snare - 14x6
    • Rack - 12x9
    • Mid Floor - 16x16
    • Low Floor - 18x16

    Various Hand Percussion Available (ask for details)

    Synths/Controllers/Keys

    • Axiom Pro 61 x 2
    • Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 8 x 1
    • Eventide HK940 x 1
    • Roland Juno G x 1
    • Korg Microkorg x 1
    • Korg Triton Taktile x 1
    • M-Audio Keystation 49 x 2
    • M-Audio Keystation 32 x 1
    • Native Instruments - Maschine Studio x 1 
    • Native Instruments - Maschine x 1
    • Native Instruments - Kontrol 61 x 1
    • Novation Keylaunch 25 x 1
    • Oxygen 49 x 2
    • Oxygen 61 x 2
    • Roland RD800 Stage Piano x 1
    • Wurlitzer 630 Organ x 1

    Subject to availability and cost, please reserve with our studios team.

    Please contact the Studios Team on (+44) 0208 742 1111 or email us at studios@thisismetropolis.com

     

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