THE WORKSHOP

The Workshop is the latest recording studio in NSW, a retro inspired space designed to support a band from creative beginning to completion. It is an ideal overdub environment when there is no specific need to utilise a whole recording studio.

Using a hands-on approach Murray Burns and Taryn McGregor have acoustically treated this space using recycled materials throughout, creating a relaxed control room designed to accommodate a whole band as they work through and capture their musical ideas. The studio has a single live room great for tracking any instruments including drums, whilst the control room has ample space to chill out, relax and ‘workshop’ music in a unique environment. Just outside the control room there is a covered area overlooking the hinterland which has a kitchen and dining area. our rustic fireplace compliments the relaxed atmosphere that “The Workshop” has to offer.

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Check out the Gear list:

DAW : Pro-Tools

Monitoring: 
KRK VXT 8
Auratone 5C Super Sound Cube

Mic Pre’s:
2 x Neve 1064
API 3124+
6 x MCI channel strips
JLM Pre Amp Combo (99V, 1290, TG)
Euphony Electron Dual Tube Preamp MKII
2 x Focusrite Producer ISA430 Packs

Compressor / Limiters:
AWA Type 1G51501 Valve Compressor
Urei LA-4 Compressor/Limiter
Neve 2254/R Limiter & Compressor
JLM 2 Channel Mac Octocomp
Shadow Audio SA-3A Dual Leveling Amplifier
2 x dbx 160x
Rod Harris Custom Dual Tube Compressor
Urei Model 7110 Limiter/Compressor
TLA Ivory Series C-5021 Dual Valve Compressor
Drawmer Dual Compressor/Limiter DL221
Behringer Composer MDX 2100

Effects:
SPL Transient Designer Model 9842
Lexicon PCM 70 Digital Effects Processor
Lexicon LXP-15 effects unit
Sansamp Tech 21 NYC Model PSA-1
Sony Multi Effect Processor DPS-V55M
Yamaha SPX900
Yamaha SPX90
Alesis Quadraverb
Evans EP-150 Analog Echo Reverb
Roland Digital Delay SDE-3000
dbx 120XP Subharmonic Synthesizer
2 x dbx 118 Dynamic Range Enhancer
Drawmer Dual Gate DS 201
2 x Urei 565 Filter Set
Marshall Time Modulator (Model 5002) “A” System

Microphones:
1 x Neumann U87
1 x Neumann TLM49
2 x AKG C12A
3 x Sennheiser MD421 II
3 x AKG D112
1 x Audix D6
6 x Shure SM57
1 x Shure 520DX
1 x Shure Model 561
2 x AKG C3000
1 x Rode NT1-A
1 x Rode NTG-1 Shotgun
1 x Legacy Axis 70 Ribbon
2 x Behring C2