Original Music Production & Edinburgh Recording Studio

Recording Studio Equipment

DM2000 mixing desk on Offbeat Studios Equipment pageTop-of-the-range kit for state of the art sound

The studio is run on a MAC Pro using Logic Pro X, Reason 9 We also have Logic 7 and Logic 9 for backward compatibility.

We have a Yamaha DM2000 mixing board which runs up to 96 channels of Audio at a max of 96k bandwidth with the facilities for Sound Surround and HD recordings. The pre-amps in this desk are warm, rich and world-class. Each of the available 96 channels on the desk have a Class A Compressor and Noise Gate and the 8 internal effects will include Class A Reverbs and an array of multi-effects.

Focal Solo6 BE Monitors (40hz to 40khz) with built in matched Class A Maps
Genelec 1029a Monitors with Sub
Neumann KH120 Full Range Monitors with built in matched Class A Maps
JBL Laptop Monitors

Our main digital to analogue convertors are the World Class “Metric Halo”.

Three independent headphone mixes using Beyer DT100 Headphones.

We use Rupert Neve pre-amps,  Focusrite & Jensen Transformers.

Microphones include: Neumann U87, Stereo pair Neumann KM 841’s, Rode NTK, AKG Solid Tube, Coles 4050 Stereo Ribbon Mic, Stereo pair AKG 3000s, Shure SM57s and 58s, & Baby Bottle.

Plug-ins include: The full set of the renowned Waves Platinum + full set SSL + full set Chris Lord + full set Kramers + Full set Maserati + full set JJP + full set L3 Signal processors + full set of One Knob processors, Metric HaloVerb, MH Dirty Delay, MH De-Esser, MH Character, MH Multi Processor.

Software Instruments – Native Instruments Komplete 9, Spitfire Audio – Albion Orchestra, hans Zimmer Percussion, Omnisphere Synth,  Arturia Mini Moog, Addictive Drums, Oxford Suite, Audio damage, Nomad Factory, Sonnox collection, Fabfilter, Antares Auto-tune and Evo, PSP Audioware, Logic Pro X instruments & more!!

T-Rax Mastering Software

Outboard Gear : JV 20/80, Neve Pre-amps, Focusrite Compressor, Analogue and Digital Delays.

Instruments and Amps include: Takamine Acoustic Guitar, Fender Telecaster and Strat, Fender Jazz Bass, Taylor Acoustic Guitar and Line 6 Variax Guitar featuring simulation of Rickenbacker, Gretsch, Les Paul, Gibson Firebird, Gibson Semi and more

Roland RS9 Mother Keyboard, Trace Acoustic amp; Electronic Kit, Bridge Electric Violin, Fender Bassman Amp, Trace Acoustic Amp, Tech 21 Flyrig 5 Guitar Amp with FX

Selection of Boss, Roland pedals & Wawa pedal. Wem copycat.

We also have a huge music sample library which has been built up over years of unique original samples.