Gear

I tend to use purpose built studio facilities for recording projects however I have a large array of equipment I use for mixing and mastering as well as a vast selection of musical instruments and other equipment that is available for use on sessions. This list will expand and change over time.

Computer

Apple iMac 2.7ghz Intel Core i5 with 8gb RAM 1TB hard drive

Interface

Universal Audio Apollo Twin Quad
Universal Audio Apollo 8 Duo
Universal Audio Satellite Quad

Software

Pro Tools 12 Native
DSP Quattro for DDP and CD Image creation
Selection of plugins from Waves, Universal Audio and many others

Monitoring

Quested S6R active monitors with integrated SB10R active Sub Woofer

Microphones

2x sE Electronics R1 Ribbon
1x Shure SM7b
1x Sennheiser e901 Boundary Condenser
3x sE Electronics sE1A Pencil Condensers
1x Shure SM57
1x Shure SM58
1x Homemade Sub Kick

Musical Instruments

Guitars
2004 USA Fender Telecaster Highway One in Daphne Blue
2015 Mex Fender Telecaster Classic Player Triple in Black
1987 Japan Fender Jaguar in Candy Apple Red
2014 Kor Squire Vintage Modified Jazzmaster Baritone in Antigua Burst
2005 (ish) Shed/Handmade ‘Brender’ Weirdo Guitar in Forest Green (p90 and coiled tapped PAF)

Drums

Gretsch Catalina Club Mod drum kit in limited ‘Black Widow’ finish 10×8, 14×12, 20×20
Tama Steelworks 14×6.5 Steel Snare Drum
Various hardware and percussion

Cymbals

Istanbul 20″ Radiant Crash
Zildjian 14″ K Custom Dark Hi-Hats
Sabian 16″ AAX Stage Crash
Sabian 17″ Signature Saturation Crash
Stagg 12″ China
Stagg 10″ Splash

Amplifiers

Soldano Astroverb 2×12 20 watt combo
Hayden Speakeasy 50 watt head
Hayden Mofo 100 watt head
G Electronics/Tipton Electronics 50 watt head
Victory Sheriff 44 45 watt head

Cabs

Hayden 4×12 Eminence Loaded Cab
Hayden 2×12 Eminence Loaded Cab
Victory 2×12 Celestion V30 Loaded Cab

Pedals

Drive
Paul Cochrane Tim Transparent Overdrive
Hermida Audio Zendrive (original)
Amp Tweaker Tight Metal
Blackout Effectors Blunderbuss Fuzz
Gojitone Houstboost Treble Boost
Carl Martin Hot Drive N’ Boost

Octave
Digitech Whammy 5
Digitech Whammy 4
EHX Micro Pog
Boss OC2 Octaver

Delay/Reverb/Mod
Strymon Timeline Delay
Strymon Bluesky Reverb
Boss DM2W Delay
Line 6 M5
Boss Chorus

Misc
Korg Pitchblack Tuner
Boss ES8 Effects Switcher
EHX Ring Thing Ring Modulator

Synths

Korg MS-10 Monophonic Analogue Synthesiser