Black Box
Recording Studio

phone :+33(0)241615866

Equipement

 

Consoles :


FLICKINGER N24 from 1969, 24 channel

8 Buss, with direct out for each channel discrete class A circuitry


MCI JH 428 (16x16 )circa 1974.

upgraded with Sage discrete opamps

fully integrated with the Flickinger

ie solos/mutes etc.

Tape Machines :


24 track MCI/SONY JH 24, 38 & 76 cm/s

2 inch with AL III


16 track Studer A820 MCH 2 inch with remote/autolocator


2 track MCI/SONY JH 110  19, 38 & 76 cm/s 1/4 or 1/2 inch


TIMELINE Microlynx synchronizer locks 24Trk and/or 16Trk tape machine with Protools DAW


Digital Recording :


AVID Protools HDX2

APOGEE Rosetta 800

40 Channels A-D/D-A

Protools HD 12

LAVRY Blue Stereo A-D/D-A

ROSENDAHL Nanosync Clock

AVID Sync HD

EUPHONIX MC Mix Controller

TASCAM DA 40 DAT.



Outboard Equipment :


Micpre‘s and EQ‘s :


1 NEVE 1081 pre with EQ

2 NEVE 1066 pre’s with EQ

2 HELIOS  mic pre’s with EQ

1 TAB V76 tube preamp

2 LANGEVIN 5117 tube mic pres

  (a bit modified from 1952)

2 Tube mic pres built by P.Deimel

4 FOCUSRITE ISA 115 mic pres with EQ

2 UNIVERSAL AUDIO 2-610 tube mic pre’s

4 RCA EQ‘s from 1960

1 4-Band Pultec style parametric

  tube EQ built by Peter


Compressors :


2 UREI 1176 blackface

1 UREI 1176 rev F clone built by Peter

1 UNIVERSAL AUDIO 1176LN reissue

1 UREI LA-22

2 LA-4 type compressors built by Peter

2 LA-2 tube compressors built by Peter

1 LA-2 clone

2 QUAD EIGHT Auto Mix 3-B

2 DBX 161

2 DBX 160X

4 FAIRCHILD 663 optos

1 CHANDLER TG1 limiter

2 EMPIRICAL LABS Distressor

1 SSL type stereo compressor built by Peter

1 RETRO Sta Level

1 RETRO 176




Noise gates:


4 DBX 172 Supergates

4 SYMETRIX 564 E



Reverbs, Delays and Modulation :


1 EMT 140 Stereo Plate Reverb

  with tube electronics

1 EMT 240 Gold Plate Reverb

1 AKG BX 20 Spring Reverb

1 MASTER ROOM Spring Reverb

1 QUAD EIGHT RV-10 Spring Reverb

1 BRICASTI M7

1 LEXICON PCM 60

1 LEXICON PCM 70

1 KLARK TEKNIK DN 780

1 AMS DMS15-80 Stereo Delay

1 LEXICON PCM 41 delay

1 ROLAND 501 Chorus Echo

1 DYNACHORD Echochord tube tape delay

1 URSA MAJOR Space Station

1 EVENTIDE Instant Phaser

1 EVENTIDE Instant Flanger

1 EVENTIDE H3000 ULTRA Harmonizer



Miscellaneous :


1 Drawmer 3-sum multiband interface

1 BOGEN  5 in 1 tube mixer

1 LITTLE LABS ibp junior

1 SPL Transient Designer

1 BBE  442 maximizer

1 MAM Vocoder


MONITOR SYSTEMS:


TANNOY DREADNOUGHTS ,suffit-mounted

3-way  active , 2x15" woofers

coaxial MF/ HF driver

X-over: TANNOY

Amps : TANNOY and HAFLER

total of 2600 watts


ATC SCM 25A PRO, 3-way active


YAMAHA NS10M

Amp : CROWN D150  , 2x 75 watts


Headphones:


SENNHEISER HD 25 and AKG 240

FURMAN HR-6 6 way mix system 

modified for more headroom

Microphones :


1 AKG D12 (with Drefahl capsule)

2 AKG D112

2 AKG 414

2 AKG 451 with pads and swivel mount

2 AKG 451E

1 ALTEC 29B

1 ALTEC 639B

2 ALTEC 689A dynamics

1 AMPERITE ribbon

1 BEYER M380

2 BEYER M201

2 BEYER M 160 ribbons

1 BEYER M 130 ribbon

1 BEYER M 500 ribbon

4 COLES 4038 ribbons

1 CROWN GLM-100

1 DEIMEL M49b clone

2 EV RE 20

2 EV 654 dynamics

2 MICROTECH GEFELL UM70

1 NEUMANN U47

1 NEUMANN U47fet

2 NEUMANN U67

2 NEUMANN KM84 + 1 KM85 capsule

2 NEUMANN M582 with M62 capsules

2 NEUMANN M582 with M58 + M93 capsules

1 NEUMANN SM-2 stereo

1 NEUMANN CMV 563 (the lollipop)

  with M7 and  M9 capsule

1 RCA 44BX ribbon

2 ROYER 121 ribbons

2 SCHOEPS M221

2 SCHOEPS CM51

1 SE-2200A

4 SENNHEISER e609s

1 SENNHEISER 441

4 SENNHEISER 421

1 SENNHEISER MKH 40

1 SHURE SM 81

4 SHURE SM57

1 SHURE SM-7

2 SONY C37A tube

1 STC 4033

1 YAMAHA NS10 woofer


Instruments :


Drums :

  1. Drum Kit 1:

  2. custom made by VINCE GUTMAN,Chicago

  3. Bass drum 22x16, Hi Tom13x9.5

  4. Mid Tom 14x12, Floor Tom 16x16


  5. Drumkit 2 :

  6. SLINGERLAND

  7. Bass Drum 18x14,Hi Tom 12x7.5,

  8. Mid Tom 14x9.5,Floor Tom 16x15.5


  9. Snare Drums :

  10. ROGERS 14x5.5 , metal

  11. TAMA Artstar 14x6.5 , wood

  12. REMO piccolo  14x4 , metal


  13. Remark : we do not provide any cymbals !



Bass :

  1. 1 Bass ’Black Box’ by DEIMEL GUITARWORKS

  2. 1 Bass FENDER Precision from´71

  3. 1 AMPEG SVT head

  4. 1 AMPEG 8x10 cabinet

  5. 1 AMPEG Portaflex B-15N ('66)

  6. 1 MUSICMAN HD 150 head




  7. Keys :

  8. 1 Piano droit STEINWAY V-125

  9. 1 Orgue HAMMOND A100

  10. 1 Leslie HAMMOND Cabinet model 147 plus preamp

  11. 1 CRUMAR Multiman

  1. Guitars :

  2. 1 FENDER Jaguar from ´67

  3. 1 GIBSON custom shop

  4.   Les Paul TV Special

  5. 1 DEIMEL GUITARWORKS Jazzmaster

  6.   with Bigsby Tremolo

  7. 1 DEIMEL GUITARWORKS Les Paul Gold Top

  8. 1 DEIMEL GUITARWORKS Telecaster

  9. 1 DEIMEL GUITARWORKS Firestar



  10. Amps :

  11. 1 HIWATT 50W head with 4x12 cabinet

  12. 1 ORANGE 120W head

  13. 1 FENDER Bandmaster head 50W blackface

  14. 1 FENDER  Bassman 50W head (’67, creme)

  15. 1 MARSHALL JMP super tremolo head 100W

  16. 1 SOUND CITY 120R head with

  17.   4x12 cabinet

  18. 1 SOVTEC Mig 50  50W head

  19. 1 1950s FENDER DELUXE combo

  20. 1 SEARS Silvertone model 1483 head

  21. 1 AMPEG Gemini combo

  22. 1 JMI VOX AC 30 ('64)combo

  23. 1 VOX AC30 TB ( ’73)combo

  24. 1 VOX practice amp

  25. 1 GIBSON EPIPHONE COMET combo

  26. 1 DYNACHORD Rex head

  27. 1 HOHNER Orgaphon 60MH combo

  28. 1 MARSHALL JCM800 4x12 cab

  29. 1 custom made 4x12 cab



  30. lots of pedals !


  31. and a Fender Reverb Unit built

  32. by Peter