Equipment

The Mix Shop Recording Studio is a fun, happening place, and professional recording studio located in Medford, MA, 10 minutes from Boston on I-93 and 1 mile from Malden Station on the Orange Line featuring the best of both vintage analog and modern digital tools. We serve the entire Boston MA area.  The Studio has a fully enclosed vocal recording room.  Music is our passion, and we focus on making a big sound in an intimate setting for half the price of our competitors!
 
Happy Music, Happy Wallet!
  • Mac Pro - 3Ghz 8 core - 32 GB RAM

  • HP Pavilion running 64-Bit Windows 7

  • Pro Tools HD 10 (24 inputs, 36 outputs)

  • Reaper x64

  • SSL Alpha Link MX 4:16 ADC/DAC (x2)

  • SSL Alpha Link MX 16:4 ADC/DAC

  • SSL Delta Link (PTHD - MADI)

 

  • AMEK Tac Matchless Console (44 inputs at mixdown)

  • Tascam FW-1082 DAW Control Surface

  • Vintage Neuman U-87

  • Tube Peluso P-12 (AKG C-12 clone)

  • Royer R-121 Ribbon

  • Cascade Fat Head

  • Tube Apex 460

  • Sure KSM32 Condenser

  • MXL 200

  • Sure SM-57 (x5)

  • Oktava MK-012 (x2)

  • Sennheiser e609

  • Fender American Standard Stratocaster guitar

  • Epiphone Les Paul Standard guitar

  • Fender Jazz Bass guitar

  • Ibanez SR706 6 string Bass guitar

  • Korg Triton Key board

  • Roland V-Drums

  • Fender Blues Junior III tube guitar amp

  • Getzen 700 Special Bb Trumpet

  • Conn 22H Trombone

  • Tama Superstar custom (maple shells) 5 piece Drum Set

  • Sabian Cymbals

  • Adam Audio A7 active studio monitors

  • Yamaha NS-10M driven by Perreaux PMF 1850 amp

  • Audio Technica ATH-M40fs Precision Studio phones

  • Sterling 8 channel headphone amplifier

  • Assortment of several other headphones

  • API 512c Mic Pre amp

  • Neve 8803 Stereo EQ

  • Avedis Ma5 Mic Preamp (Neve 1073 clone)

  • Classic API VP25 Mic Pre amp

  • 36 Amek Console Mic Pre amps (Langley mod x2)

  • API 550a EQ

  • DBX 905 EQ

  • IGS Audio Tube Stereo Vari-Mu Mastering compressor

  • 1176 LN Compressor (Clone)

  • Lindell Audio 7x500 compressor  (1176 clone)

  • ART PRO VLA Stereo tube compressor

  • DBX 903 Compressors (x4)

  • Aphex 9301 compressor (x2)

  • DBX 160X compressor

  • Symetrix 525 stereo compressor

  • Chameleon labs 7720 (SSL 4000G clone) stereo compressor

  • Yamaha SPX 90II digital effects unit

  • SPL Stereo De-esser

  • DBX 902 mono De-esser

Front End
MIXERS
MICROPHONES
OUTBOARD GEAR
MONITORING
INSTRUMENTS

Acoustic Treatment

  • 10 large absorbers

  • 4 Bass Traps

  • 3D Diffuser

  • 2D QRD Diffuser

Computer Plugins

 

  • Waves Platinum TDM Bundle

    • audiotrack    C1    C4    DeEsser    Doppler    Doubler    Enigma    H-Comp    H-Delay    IR-L Convolution reverb    L1 Ultramaximizer

    • L2 Ultramaximizer    L3 Ultramaximizer    L3-LL Ultramaximizer    LinEQ    LinMB    MaxxBass    MaxVolume    MetaFlanger    MondoMod

    • MV2    PAZ    PS22    PuigTec    Q10    Renaissance Axx    Renaissance Channel    Renaissance Bass    Renaissance Compressor

    • Renaissance DeEsser    Renaissance EQ    Renaissance Reverb    Renaissance Vox    S1    SuperTap    TrueVerb    Tune LT    Ultrapitch

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  • Lexicon PCM Native Reverb Bundle

 

  • Antares Autotune

 

  • PSP Master Comp

 

  • Many more

Wiring

  • Mogami

Virtual instruments

  • Eastwest symphonic orchestra

  • Steven Slate Drums