Studio Gear:

At White Noise Studio, we have acces to a healthy amount of microphones, instruments and supplemental gear.
If needed, we can arrange other gear easily.
Here’s an overview of all the gear White Noise Studio has:

The White Noise Studio has the following microphones:

  • Sennheiser MD421 (2)
  • Sennheiser MD21 (2)
  • Sennheiser MD402
  • Sennheiser MD409
  • Sennheiser e602
  • Neumann TLM103
  • Shure SM57 (2)
  • Shure SM58 transformerless mod (2)
  • AKG D1000C
  • AKG D190 (2)
  • AKG D200C
  • AKG D12 clone
  • Audio Technica 3525 (2)
  • Grundig GDM313
  • Pearl DM 9500
  • RØDE  NT5 x2
  • RØDE  NT1 kit
  • Yamaha Subkick
  • BPM CR76 ( excellent Neumann U67 clone)

Monitors are soffit mounted Adam S2A’s, Munro Sonic Egg 150 and Auratone 5c.

Recordings are done in Steinberg’s Cubase 9 Pro, mastering in Cubase 9 and  Wavelab Elements 9.

Used AD-DA’s and pre amps:

  • D&R Stylyx mixer
  • RME multiface
  • RME HDSP 9652
  • RME Octamic
  • RME ADI-1
  • Yamaha ML7a ( heavily modded)
  • Presonus Digitube
  • Mindprint DI port

A Presonus Faderport is used for transport control and whenever a motorized fader is needed.

The Plugins used are made by Waves, Native Instruments ( f.i Massive), Elysia, SPL, Ohmforce, PSP, DDMF, Eareckon, Delamancha en Brainworkx, Sonnox, Audio Damage and Wavemachine Labs ( Drumagog).

Outboard :

DBX160a compressor
AKAI GX 260-d Tapedeck
Lexicon LXP5
Accutronics Spring Reverb

I tend to use a lot of natural ambience and room reverb  in the music. Sounds better then almost any digital reverb. My recording room is my tool.

Studio instruments:

Drums:

Pearl Masterworks Maple Drumkit:

Bassdrum: 22″ x 18″.
Toms: 10″ x 8″, 12″ x 9″, 14″ x 12″, 15″ x 14″.

Pearl BLXall birch drumkit

Bassdrum : 22″ x 16″
Toms: 10″ x 10″, 12″x 10″, 13″ x 11″, 14″x12″, 16″x16″ Floortom

Customized Pearl drumkit:

22″ x 14″‘ Bassdrum
Single headed toms – 10″x 4″ – 12 x 6″ – 13 x 8″ – ”that” 70s single headed sound.
16″ x 14″ Floortom

Pearl CZX maple bassdrum 24” x 18”

Tama Rockstar 22″x16″ Single Headed.

Snaredrums:

Mapex Black Panther Brass Master Snaredrum : 14″ x 5,5″
Pearl Masterworks Maple Snare drums : 14″ x 5″
Pearl Free Floating Steel 14” x 6,5”
Pearl Steel 14″ x 6,5”
Purecussion Headset Snare

If you mix this all up, which we tend to do, you can choose from 5 bassdrums, 13 toms and 5 snaredrums if you don’t your to use own drums or want a different flavour.

DW 9000 chain Twinpedal
DW5000 chain single bassdrum pedal
Pearl belt drive pedal
DW 5000 Hihat pedal
DW 5000 Remote Hihat
Pearl H950 Hihat pedal

Cymbals:

Rides:

  • Zildjian A Custom 20″ Ping Ride
  • Zildjian 18″ Breakbeat Ride
  • Ufip 19″ Ping Ride

Crashes:

  • Zildjian A Custom 18″
  • Zildjian A Custom 16″
  • Ufip 16″
  • Paiste 400 Series 18”
  • Zyn Super 16”

Hihats:

  • Tosco 14″ ( Old italian handhamered, think of pre-ufip, zildjian K etc.)
  • Zildjian / ufip 16” combo
  • 10” noname fx hihat.
  • Zildjian ZBT hihat

Other:

  • 18″ Wuhan China
  • 18″ Wuhan China + 12″ Wuhan flat crash stack
  • 18” Stagg China

Several drumstands, snare stands and toms stands

Percussion includes beatrings, shakers, cowbells, triangle.

Guitar amps:

  • Fender Champ 25 combo – 1×12″ Speaker Tube amp
  • Marshall Modefour MF350 Amplifier head

Bassamps:

  • Sound City Mark 2
  • Ampeg Micro VR head
  • SWR Black – 15” Speaker  – Tube preamp.
  • Laney Linebacker L50B – 15” Speaker

Speaker Cabinet:

  • Oversized ( Orange cabinet size)  2 x 12” WNS cabinet with Celestion seventy 80 and Celestion g12t -100

Synthesizers:

Roland Synthplus 60 ( juno 106 with a different paintjob)

Tuners:

  • Korg Pitchblack Pro
  • Behringer BTR2000

Mooer DI pedal, Palmer Re-Amp
Headphone monitoring during tracking with small samson and behringer mixers and headphone amps , AKG K172 and samson headphones.

White Noise:
a sound that contains
every frequency within
the range of human hearing
in equal amounts.

Adress:
Koningsweg 52a
The Netherlands
tel: +31681941374
mail: marlon@whitenoisestudio.com

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White Noise Studio
https://www.whitenoisestudio.com