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EQUIPMENT LIST

Soundbox is a professional rehearsal/recording studio located in Sutton, London, UK, featuring modern facilities (yes, tea and coffee too) to carve out your career. Music is our passion, and we focus on making a big sound in an intimate setting. Oh and there's some half decent bits of kit too!

Apogee Symphony I/O is a modular multi-channel audio interface featuring premium AD/DA conversion and world-class microphone preamps. Designed to deliver professional sound quality for audio recording, mixing and mastering on a Mac, Symphony I/O is the ultimate music production centerpiece for any modern studio. Connect Symphony I/O to any Mac based Thunderbolt, Pro Tools HD or USB audio workstation.

 

The Apogee Symphony features include:

 

  • Best sounding Apogee interface ever

  • Up to 16 channels of simultaneous analog and digital I/O per unit

  • Ultra-low latency performance

  • Future-proof modular architecture

  • Symphony I/O works with any Core Audio compatible application including: Logic, Pro Tools 9 and 10, Final Cut. Ableton Live

APOGEE SYMPHONY
FOCUSRITE RED 3

The Red 3 is a unique two-channel Compressor and Limiter which offers both dual independent mono operation and true stereo operation from a single set of controls. The channel inputs and outputs feature top-grade transformers that provide superb DC isolation while maintaining an ultra-wide signal bandwidth and high headroom. Each channel has separate controls for the compression and limiting functions with a VU type meter providing clear visual indication of either signal level or gain change.

 

The Focusrite Red 3 features include:

 

  • Fully discrete and balanced classic VCA-based dynamics offer superb low noise and distortion, and excellent common-mode rejection.

  • Stereo switch for true stereo operation from a single set of controls.

  • An easily-read illuminated porthole window VU shows signal level or gain change (switched).

  • Key inputs available independently on each channel via firm-response illuminated push-button switches.

ADAM A7X MONITORS

A 50W A/B amp drives the X-ART tweeter, while a leading edge 100W Pulse Width Modulation amp drives the mid/woofer. The front panel includes a power switch and a control for the volume that retains the volume setting independently from the on/off switch. The 'X' stands for 'eXtended frequency response', drastically improving the Accelerating Ribbon Technology. It now extends all the way up to 50kHz. In addition, the X-ART tweeter has a higher efficiency and higher maximum sound pressure levels.

 

The ADAM A7X features include:

 

  • Main Feature: Nearfield monitor

  • Construction: 2-Way active

  • Components: 7" Bass, ART tweeter

  • Amplifier output per channel: 50 + 100 watts

  • Frequency Response (+/-3 dB): 42 Hz - 50 kHz

The C414 XLII multi-pattern condenser microphone offers a choice of nine polar patterns for the perfect sonic capture for every application. A peak hold LED displays even the shortest overload peaks. For live-sound applications and permanent installations, all controls can easily be disabled for trouble-free use.

 

The AKG XLii features include:

 

  • Audio Frequency bandwidth 20 to 20000 Hz

  • Equivalent Noise Level 6 dB-A

  • Signal to Noise 88 dB-A

  • Preattenuation Pad-6

  • Bass Cut Filter

  • Electrical Impedance 200 Ohms

  • Recommended Load Impedance 2200 Ohm

AKG C414 XLii 
AVID ARTIST MIX x2

Artist Mix is an 8-fader control surface that offers greater speed and control than a mouse when mixing audio in any EUCON-enabled audio or video application. Get fast access to a variety of software functions right from the surface to adjust audio levels, plug-in parameters, panning, automation modes, and much more—with excellent visual feedback—all in a compact footprint that fits perfectly between your keyboard and screen

 

The Avid Artist Mix features include:

 

  • 8 touch-sensitive 100 mm long throw motorized faders

  • 8 touch-sensitive rotary encoders

  • 8 high-resolution OLED displays

  • Ethernet connectivity for high-speed, high-resolution control

  • Slim, compact design for easy studio integration and portability

MACKIE BIG KNOB

The Big Knob is a simple yet powerful desktop audio control center that lets musicians and engineers get right to the business of making music in four major ways: Level Control, Studio Monitor Selection, Input Source Selection and Talkback & Headphone Control.

 

The Mackie Big Knob features include:

 

  • Tabletop level control / monitor switcher / source selector & talkback box

  • Big, convenient volume knob for precise level adjustments

  • Switch amongst 3 sets of studio monitors

  • Built-in Talkback microphone for easy communication with musicians

  • Monitor 4 independent Stereo inputs including one for your DAW Mix

  • Dual Headphone outputs with independent volume controls and headphone mix bus

  • Phono preamp for direct turntable connection

  • High-end studio sound quality and robust construction

  • Humorous product name ensures years of off-color studio humor

Apple iMac 27 inch

The new iMac 27-inch display with edge-to-edge glass covers nearly the entire front of the enclosure. When all you see is the display, nothing gets between you and what's on-screen. With added Fusion Drive that combines a high-capacity hard drive with high-performance flash storage, so disk-intensive tasks — recording and production — are faster and more efficient.

 

The Apple iMac features include:

 

  • 27" display

  • 32GB of RAM

  • 3TB Fusion Drive 7200rpm

  • 3.5 Ghz intel core i7 processor

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 775M with 2GB video memory

  • Logic Pro 9 and X installed