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The Studio

Situated in a beautiful and relaxing rural environment, Dragonfly Studios overlooks a small farm and fields offering a unique atmospheric backdrop to inspire creativity. We are fully equipped to ensure that you have a relaxed but productive recording experience.

No professional recording studio would be complete without top-tier recording equipment and the know-how to operate it. The following equipment is available for recording:

  • Two fully sound proofed control/live rooms with acoustic panelling throughout
  • A host of Neumann, AKG, SE Electronics, Sennheiser, Audio Technica, Rode, Shure & Audix microphones
  • Neumann KH120A, Yamaha NS10s & Funktion One F1201 monitoring
  • Presonus Studio Live 16.4.2 AI digital mixer
  • Mac Pro always running the latest Logic Pro X
  • Audient ASP008 8 channel microphone pre-amp
  • RME Fireface 802 Audio Interface
  • Universal Audio UAD-2 Quad DSP
  • Numerous audio plugins including Universal Audio (1176s & LA-2As), Ampex ATR-102, Studer A800, Harrison EQ, Neve (33609 Compressor/88Rs Channel Strip), API (Vision Channel Strip), Sonnox Oxford Limiter, Helios EQ, SSL (EQ/Channel Strip/Bus Compressor), Waves (Mercury Bundle), Native Instruments, & Plugin Alliance (Elysia Mastering/MaagEQ4)
  • Audioease Altiverb 7 with Lexicon, TC and Bricasti M7 Impulse Responses
  • Ashdown MAG300 Bass amplifier
  • Mesa Boogie Dual Rectifier 100W amplification (with Blackstar 4×12 cabinet)
  • Tama Starclassic birch/bubinga drum kit with four sonically matched Sabian AAX X-Plosion cymbals & hi-hats
  • Washburn, Yamaha, Taylor, Ozark & Peterson¬†instruments
  • All digital recording equipment synchronized through external clocking (Black Lion Audio Micro Clock MKII)

N.B Equipment list correct as of April 2018