Working with a wide array of materials means an equally wide array of tools.

Equipment :

Mixing :

Solid State Logic SiX 2 SuperAnalogue™ Mic Pre-Amps, 12 Line Level Inputs with Channel & Master Bus inserts. 

Recording :

Apple iMac Retina 5K, 27″(Late 2015), 4.0GHz QC i7, TB up to 4.2GHz, 24GB PC3-14900 DDR3 1867MHz SO-DIMM.
Harrison MixBus 32C DAW.
HHB MDP500 Portadisc Professional Minidisc Recorder, Adaptive Transform Acoustic Coding (ATRAC) 4.5.
Nagra Mezzo Linear PCM Handheld Stereo Recorder.
Nakamichi 682 ZX Discrete 3 Head Cassette Deck, Asymmetrical Dual Capstans, Automatic Azimuth & Level Calibration.
RME Fireface UCX 8 In & Out Channels Audio Interface.
RME ADI-2 Pro FS Black Edition 2 Ch. Analog In – 4 Ch. Analog Out AD/DA converter.
Schiit Bifrost 2, Stereo True Multibit™ Autonomy™ Digital-Analog Converter with Unison USB™
Sony MDS-JA50 ES, Minidisc Recorder, Adaptive Transform Acoustic Coding (ATRAC) 4.5 with 16, 18 & 20-bit Capabilities (Out ; 24-bit In), “No-Clip” Option to Avoid Clipped-Samples, Support for CD Pre-Emphasis & Subsequent Decoding, Separate R-Core Transformers for The ADC & DAC Sections.
2- Sony Walkman WM-D6C Professional Portable Cassette Recorder, with Amorphous Head, Quartz Speed Lock & Disc Drive Transport System.
Solid State Logic 2+ 2-Channel USB Audio Interface with Legacy 4K analogue enhancement effect.
Various Plug-Ins available on request including Waves Ltd.

Monitoring :

2- Dorrough Model 40-B Relative Loudness To Peak Modulation Meter
McIntosh MA 5100
 (Original 60’s 2 x 45W Integrated Amp).
McIntosh MA 6200 (Original late 70’s 2 x 100W Integrated Amp).
Tivoli Model One Mono System designed by Henry Kloss, with 2.5” Speaker.
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory (PAL)
 Portable Mono System designed by Henry Kloss, with 2.5” Speaker.
2- Yamaha NS-10M Loudspeakers.
2- Avantone MixCube Active Loudspeakers.
2- Bowers & Wilkins 705 Loudspeakers, 120W, 8Ω.
2- Tannoy Arden Cabinet with 15’’ Tannoy HPD-385A Alnico Driver, « , 85W, 8Ω.
Neco Soundlab V3 MOSFET class A Dual Mono Headphone Amplifier, with AD8610 Op-Amps.
Grado PS100e Headphones.
Sharkk Bravo Hybrid Electrostatic Headphones.
Sony MDR-7520 Headphones.
Sony MDR-Z1000
 Headphones.

Cassette Tape Decks, Compact Disc Player, Record Players & Radio Tuners :

Denon DN-600F CD player with LAMBDA Super Linear Converter & Pitch Control.
Denon DP-75 Direct Drive Turntable with Double Construction Platter.
McIntosh MR 500 Digital FM Tuner, Signal Locked Loop (SLL) system tuning circuitry with quartz-crystal oscillator & MOSFET R.F. Amplifier.
SME Series IIIS 
Pick-Up Arm.
Shure V15 VxMR Audiophile Cartridge.
Shure  VN5MR Audiophile Stereo Dynetic Stylus.
Sony CDP-XB920 QS, CD player with with Fixed Head Mechanism (KSS-213B) & pulse DAC Digital Filter with Variable Coefficients (CXD8735N Converter).
Sony Walkman WM-DD9.
Stanton D50E MkII Cartridge.
Tivoli Model One Mono System designed by Henry Kloss, with 2.5” Speaker.
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory (PAL)
 Portable Mono System designed by Henry Kloss, with 2.5” Speaker.

Pre-Amplifiers :

Chandler Limited TG2 Abbey Road Special Edition Stereo Mic / Line Pre-Amp with Switchable Impedance mod. (recreation of the original Abbey Road’s EMI TG12428 Pre-Amp).
DSM & Humboldt Simplifier DLX Analogue 0 Watt Stereo 2-Channel Amplifier with 2 Studio Grade Preamps Capable of Modeling Iconic Amplifiers Tones & Full Stereo Digital Reverb.
JHS Pedals Colour Box Di-Box/Microphone Pre-Amp with Baxandall Stack & High-Pass Filter.
2- Solid State Logic 2+ Legacy 4K Mic / Line Pre-Amp.
2- Solid State Logic Six SSL SuperAnalogue™ Mic / Line Pre-Amp.
Tech 21 NYC SansAmp Classic, preamp with three-position Input switch : Lead (Marshall®-style), Normal (Mesa Boogie®-style), & Bass (Fender®-style).

Dynamics :

Manley Stereo Variable Mu Limiter Compressor, Version 4.
Solid State Logic SiX G Series Bus Compressor.

Equalizers :

JHS Pedals Colour Box Di-Box/Microphone Preamp with Baxandall Stack & High-Pass Filter.
Manley Massive Passive Stereo Equalizer.
Solid State Logic SiX Two-Band SSL EQ.

Reverb, Delay, Processing & Rack System Effects :

Boss DC-2w Dimension C Stereo Chorus Pedal.
Erica Synths Zen Delay, designed with the English independent record label Ninja Tune. Ugraded with a Mazda 12AX7 NOS tube, Combining a tempo-synced stereo delay line with a multimode 24dB/Oct synth filter, plus a tube circuit for analog overdrive, the Zen Delay is optimized to be used as a send/return effect.
Eventide H949 Harmonizer.
Gibson / Oberheim Echoplex Digital Pro.
Lexicon Reflex Dynamic Midi Reverberator.
Møffenzeef Mødular [INTENSIFIES], Dual Light Controlled Oscillators, Distortion, Sample Rate Reduction with Amplitude Modulation, 100% Analog Signal Path. Independent Effect & Synth Output.
Moog MF-102 Ring Modulator
Moogerfooger with a Voltage-Controlled Carrier Oscillator, a Voltage-Controlled Dual-Waveform LFO, Multiple CV/Expression Pedal Inputs & Outputs.
Moog MF-103 12-Stage Phaser Moogerfooger with LFO, Multiple CV/Expression Pedal Inputs & Outputs & Stereo Audio Outputs.
Moog MF-104M Analog Delay White Edition (4x) “Bucket Brigade” Moogerfooger 800ms Delay with 6 6 wave shapes (Sine, Triangle, Square, Ramp, Reverse Ramp, Sample & Hold) LFO, Multiple CV/Expression Pedal Inputs, MIDI input & Tapo Tempo.
Moog MF-104MSD Super Delay 560 piece limited production Analog Delay based on the MF-104M. Over 1.2 seconds of Delay Time provided by 6 NOS Panasonic “Bucket Brigade” with 6 wave shapes (Sine, Triangle, Square, Ramp, Reverse Ramp, Sample & Hold) LFO, Multiple CV/Expression Pedal Inputs, MIDI input & Tapo Tempo. Short/Long Delay Switch for Bright, Articulate 50ms-600ms Trails & Dark, Mysterious 100ms-1200ms Trails. Power Supply, Bias, and Rail Generating Circuitry have all been improved for Greater Sound Quality & Reduced Microphonics, and an Emphasis/De-Emphasis Circuit has been added for Reduced Noise. Additionally, the Delay-Loop Level Matching Circuitry from the 500 Series Analog Delay has been included for Maximized Feedback & Mix Stability.
Moog MF-105M MIDI MuRF Multiple Resonance Filter Array (MuRF) with 8 Band Array of Resonant Filters Controlled by 8 Sliders & Pre-Programmed Animation Section. Full Range of Control Voltage Inputs & Extensive MIDI Implementation.
Moog MF-107 FreqBox Analogue Oscillator with FM, Integral Envelope Follower, Hard Sync, Multiple CV/Expression Pedal Inputs & Outputs & Stereo Audio Outputs.
Moog MF-108M Cluster Flux “Bucket Brigade” Chorus/Flange Moogerfooger with 6 wave shapes (Sine, Triangle, Square, Ramp, Reverse Ramp, Sample & Hold) LFO, Multiple CV/Expression Pedal Inputs, MIDI input, Positive & Negative Feedback, Tapo Tempo & Stereo Audio Outputs.
OTO Machines Biscuit 8-bit effects & Analog Filter.
Space Cat Audio Technologies (S-CAT) Filter-Phase Stereo Analogue Filter-Phase with 6–12–24–48dB/oct Filter Range, External CV Control (Cutoff & Resonance), LFO Modulation.
Supro Chorus (Stereo Chorus using a pair of MN3007 BBS).
Vongon Ultrasheer Stereo Reverb (based on the Plate Reverb sounds of the classic Lexicon 224 from 1978) & Vibrato (Smooth & Transparent Digital Pitch Shifter that preserves the Full Bandwidth of the Signal) unit.

Miscellanous :

Little Labs ibp junior Analog Phase Alignement Tool.
Little Labs redeye Re-Amp / DI tool.
Rupert Neve Designs Portico 5042 Stereo Tape Emulator & Transformer-Coupled Line Amplifier. 

Misc. Mixing / Recorders :

HHB MDP500 Portadisc Portable Minidisc Recorder.
Kudelski Nagra E Mono Recorder, 1/4” Analog Tape.
Kudelski Nagra Mezzo Handheld Stereo Recorder with Built-In Microphone.
Nakamichi 682 ZX Discrete 3 Head Cassette Deck, Asymmetrical Dual Capstans, Automatic Azimuth & Level Calibration.
Plextor PX-712UF Firewire CD / DVD Recorder with Vari-Rec & Power-Rec Mode.
Sony Walkman WM-D6C Professional Portable Cassette Recorder, with Amorphous Head, Quartz Speed Lock & Disc Drive Transport System.

Microphones :

Beyerdynamic Soundstar X1N Cardioid Dynamic Microphone.
Lomo Model 19A19 “Flashlight” Large Diaphragm Cardioid Condenser Microphone.
2-Michael Joly MJE-384 Matched Pair Small Diaphragm Cardioid Condenser Microphones.
Oktava ML-52 Prototype Figure-8 Dual Ribbon Microphone with RCA 44BX Mod. by Stephen Sank (Talking Dog Transducer Company).
Russian Transducer Technology RTT/AEG MKL-100 Large Diaphragm Cardioid Condenser Tube Microphone Made by Alexey Chkhaidze.
Shure SM57 Cardioid Dynamic Microphone.

Synthesis :

Arturia KeyStep portable Portable USB-MIDI-CV Controller with Velocity & Aftertouch.
Blokas Midihub Standalone MIDI Processor & Router.
Dave Smith Instruments / Roger Linn Design Tempest 6-Voice Analog/Digital Synth & Drum Machine.
Elektron TurboMIDI TM-1 USB-MIDI Interface.
Empress Effects ZOIA, Modular Digital Synthesizer in Pedal Form : Custom Effects, Synthesizers, Midi & CV Controllers, and Virtual Pedal Boards.
Future Retro Zillion 
Single Track Algorithmic MIDI Sequencer based on the Triadex Muse.
Møffenzeef Mødular [INTENSIFIES], Dual Light Controlled Oscillators, Distortion, Sample Rate Reduction with Amplitude Modulation, 100% Analog Signal Path. Independent Effect & Synth Output.
Møffenzeef Mødular Stargazer, Drone Machine with Dual Wavetable Oscillator, Ninety Arbitrary Waveforms, Two Resonant Lowpass Filters, Three Wavetable LFO’s, Sample Rate Reduction, Bit Rate Reduction, Amplitude Modulation, & CMOS Distortion.
Møffenzeef X Bøy Harcher The Runner, made in collaboration with the band Boy Harcher, desktop drone synth with five PWM oscillators, internal modulation, and lowpass filter. Coinciding with the release of Boy Harsher’s horror film of the same title, The Runner is a dark, heavy sounding synth with highly musical options.
Moog CP-251 Moogerfooger Control Processor.
Moog Minitaur Compact Subharmonic 2-Oscillator Analog Bass Synth with 24dB “Ladder” Low-Pass filter.
Moog Slim Phatty with 24dB “Ladder” Low-Pass filter & White Edition Wood Kit.
OTO Machines Biscuit “Der Oto” 8-bit Monophonic 2-Oscillator Synth.
Rare Waves Grendel Drone Commander Hand built Analog Drone Synth with two manually-tuned oscillators, Two LFOs, plus an unusually colorful & nasty filter.
Roland D-550 Linear Arithmetic Synth.
Roland Juno 60 with Tubbutec Juno-66 Upgrade Kit, MIDI In & Out.
SOMA Laboratory Lyra-8 Organismic Drone Synth, based on eight generators, which will be referred to as voices. Their design is not like a traditional subtractive synthesis VCO. Instead of having a linear or logarithmic dependency on control voltage, they resemble the tone generators in old electric organs.
Tenage Engineering OP-1.
Teenage Engineering oplab USB-MIDI-CV Sync Interface.
Tenage Engineering PO-32 tonic Portable Drum Machine.
Tenage Engineering PO-33 K.O! Micro Sampler with 40 Seconds Sample Memory & Built-In Recording Microphone.
Waldorf Streichfett String Synthesizers.

Guitars :

Fender Custom Shop 1960 FMT Stratocaster with Dan Armstrong Wiring & Bare Knuckle Pickups PAT Pend Strat® Series – ’63 Veneer Board Pickups, 1996.
Fender Custom Shop 1955 George Fullerton Prototype Stratocaster LTD (30 made) with Memphis Wiring & Abigail Ybarra Handwound 50’s Pickups, 2011.
Fender Custom Shop ‘63 NOS Bass VI with Staytrem Wide Bridge, 2006.
Gibson BR-6 Lapsteel Guitar, 1949.
Gibson BU-1 Baritone Uke, 1966.
Gibson Les Paul Recording Heavily Modified, 1971.
Gibson Custom Shop SG Brian Ray ’63 with Skatterbrane Woodbrane Alnico IV Pickup Set, Crazyparts Prewired Assembly SG 1960-1970, Bumblebee « WOMENTONE » Luxe Caps, Callaham ABR-1 Bridge, 2015.
Martin Style 3M Soprano Uke, 2011.
Martin 5-18 Marty Robbins #44, 2011.
Martin 0-15, 1960.
Martin 0-18 Longhorn Custom Shop, 2014.
Martin CS OM 9-17 Custom, 2011.
Martin 00-16 DBR #389, 1998.
Martin T-28 “10-String Rajão Décacorde Mod”, 1973.
Tim Laughlin 5K Uke, 2014.
Mosrite Mark I, 1968.

Instrument Amplifiers :

Blackstar Fly 3 3 Watt Compact Mini Guitar Amp.
Blackstar Fly 3 Bass 3 Watt Compact Mini Bass Amp.
DSM & Humboldt Simplifier DLX Analogue 0 Watt Stereo 2-Channel Amplifier with 2 Studio Grade Preamps Capable of Modeling Iconic Amplifiers Tones & Full Stereo Digital Reverb.
Fender Pro Reverb Original 60’s Blackface, with Celestion Vintage ’30 Speakers.
Marshall MS-2  Mini Guitar Amp.
Swart Space Tone • ST-6V6se  Black Tolex, 2008.
ZVex Nano Head One-Half Watt World’s Smallest Production Tube Amp.

Stompboxes :

Blackstone Appliances Mosfet Overdrive 2Sv3.3.
Boss DC-2w Dimension C Stereo Chorus Pedal.
Boss DD3 Digital Delay.
Boss NF-1 Noise Gate.
Boss MZ-2 Digital Metalizer.
Boss PS3 Pitch Shifter/Delay.
Classic Amplification Classic Vibe CV-2 Lamp+Photocell, True-Bypass + Cancel mod.
Custom Tones, LLC Ethos Clean-Fusion FX Loop & Fusion-only HRM EQ mod.
Dazatronyx Tsuchi Fuzz Hybrid GE/SI or Germanium [Mullard OC42] mod.
Dawner Prince Electronics Boonar Binson Echorec Multi-Head Drum Echo.
Death By Audio Total Sonic Annihilation Custom Version with Fine Tuning, Volume Limiter & Normal/Bypass Loop Switch.
Digitech Obscura Altered Delay, up to 2 second of stereo delay with 4 algorithms & tap tempo.
Erica Synths Zen Delay, designed with the English independent record label Ninja Tune.  Combining a tempo-synced stereo delay line with a multimode 24dB synth filter, plus a tube circuit for analog overdrive, the Zen Delay is optimized to be used as a send/return effect.
Ernie Ball Volume Pedal.
Gamechanger Audio Plus Sustain Pedal.
Hudson Electronics, UK Broadcast Transformer Coupled, Discrete Class-A Germanium Pre-Amplifier based on the Classic Broadcast Consoles of the 1960s, featuring a Specially Selected Triad Steel-Core Transformer.
Jim Dunlop CBM95 Cry Baby Mini Wah [Red Fasel Inductor ; Mid setting (M)].
JHS Pedals Colour Box Di-Box/Microphone Preamp with Baxandall Stack &High-Pass Filter.
Lovepedal Custom Effects TremElo.
Lovepedal Custom Effects Vibronaut Photocell, Raw SNS Version.
Lovetone Big Cheese, a loving homage to the nasty, buzzy yet gorgeous & harmonically rich early fuzz. Its innovative & interactive controls can take it from almost “gated” break-up to overkill of shred proportions.
Malekko Heavy Industry Spring Chicken.
Montreal Assembly (mtl.asm) Count to 5 Granular Delay/Sampler with Three Modes & Sped-Up and Slowed-Down — As Well As Forward & Backward — Tape Effects, Audio Slicing, Looping & Overdubbing
MXR Anlaog Delay M-118 Block Logo Version (1x Reticon R5101 BBD), 1980.
MXR Dyna Comp Script Logo Version, 1977.
MXR Dyna Comp Block Logo Version, 1979-80.
MXR Limiter Block Logo Version, 1980.
MXR Micro Flanger (1x Reticon SAD512D BBD), Block Logo Version, 1980.
MXR Phase 100 Six Stage Phaser, ScriptLogo Version, 1975.
Retro-Sonic Chorus (with MN3002 BBD ; 1st 12V AC version), 2006.
Supro Chorus (stereo chorus using a pair of MN3007 BBS).
Tapestry Audio Bloomery Passive Volume Pedal.
Tech 21 NYC SansAmp Classic, preamp with three-position Input switch : Lead (Marshall®-style), Normal (Mesa Boogie®-style), & Bass (Fender®-style).
Xotic Effects RC Booster.
Z Vex Super Duper 2-In-1 “Vexter Series”.
Z Vex Fuzz Factory “Vexter Series”.
Vex Wooly Mammoth Custom Raw Case, Silicon Fuzz Designed by Chuck Zwicky.