The Playpen - Bristol

The tools..

Mixers

  • Trident TSM console. 40 inputs. 32 groups, 6 Auxs with Fadermate Automation.

  • Neve 542, 8 channel mixer, with direct outs.

Recorders

  • Pro Tools HDX 12 - 56 i/o

  • Otari MTR 90 MK III 24 track - 2" recorder

  • Studer A810 – 2 track 1/4"

  • Mac Pro 12 core 2.66GHZ 32GB ram

  • Lynx Aurora 16 x 2

  • Avid HD i/o 16

  • Apogee Duet 2

  • Rosendahl Nanosync master clock

  • Tascam 424 - 4 Track

  • Yamaha MT4X 4 track

Monitoring

  • Klein & Hummel 0300D

  • Unity Audio Rock II

  • Yamaha NS10

  • Avantone Mixcubes

Headphones

  • Hear Back monitoring system x 6 mixers

  • Audeze LCD X

  • Audeze LCD 2 Closed back

  • Bowers & Wilkins P7 x4

  • Beyerdynamic DT100’s (400ohm) x4

  • Extreme Isolation EX29

  • Sony MDRV700DJ x3

  • Sonifex RB HD6 headphone amp

Mic Pres/EQ

  • Neve 1091 mic pre Eq channel (x6)

  • Neve 34128 mic pre Eq channel (x8)

  • Chandler Abbey Rd TG Channel MK2 (x2)

  • Chandler LTD 1 mic pre Eq

  • Chandler Germanium Pre

  • Shadow Hills Gama preamp

  • API 3124+

  • API 512c mic pre (x6)

  • Tonelux MP5a (x2)

  • Tonelux EQ5P (x2)

  • Manley Massive Passive tube EQ

  • Tubetech PE1c

  • API 550b EQ (x2)

  • Great River ‘Harrison’ EQ32 (x2)

  • Bugbrand Co-filter

Dynamics

  • Teletronix LA-2A

  • Thermionic Culture, Phoenix SB

  • Manley Vari-Mu

  • Retro Instruments - STA level

  • UREI 1176 LN compressor (x2)

  • DBX 160 VU (x2)

  • Anthony Demaria ADL 1000 tube limiter

  • UREI LA-4 customised with Neve I/O cards

  • Empirical Labs Distressor (x2)

  • Empirical Labs Fatso

  • Tonelux tx5c (x2)

  • Standard Audio Level-Or

  • SPL transient designer 2

  • Bugbrand Stereo compressor

  • Alan Smart C2 series stereo bus compressor

  • DBX 160A Compressor/ limiter (x2)

  • FMR-‘Really Nice’ Compressor Stereo

Reverb/Effects

  • EMT 140 TS stereo plate reverb

  • AKG BX20 spring reverb

  • AMS RMX16 reverb

  • Thermionic Culture Vulture

  • Sherman Filterbank MK II

  • Mutronics Mutator

  • Eventide H3000s Ultra-Harmonizer

  • Lexicon PCM 70

  • Lexicon Vortex Morphing Effects

  • DBX 510 Subharmonic Synth

  • Korg Kaoss pad Quad

  • Sansamp RPM preamp

  • Sansamp PSA 1

  • Radial Phazerbank phase alignment tool

  • TK Audio Stereo Mini Blender

  • TC Electronics M-One XL dual reverb

  • Vestafire Dual Spring Reverb

  • Furman RV 1 Spring Reverb

  • Roland SPV 355 Guitar Synth

Echoes/Delays

  • Roland Space Echo – RE 201

  • Roland DC50 Chorus

  • Maestro Echoplex EP3

  • Ursa Major Space Station

  • WEM ‘Copicat’ Tape Delay (x2)

  • Evans Echopet EP100 Analogue Delay

  • Bel BD80 delay

Microphones

  • Neumann U47 valve

  • Neumann U87 (x2)

  • Neumann CMV 563 (M7/M55)

  • Neumann KM184 (x2)

  • RCA 44BX

  • RCA 74 Jnr

  • Royer R122 (x2)

  • Extinct Audio BM9 (x2)

  • Josephson e22s (x2)

  • Coles 4038’s (x2)

  • Lomo 19a19 (x2)

  • Line Audio CM3 (x2)

  • STC 4021 Ball & Biscuit

  • Placid Audio Copperphone

  • Wasaphone

  • Audix D6

  • AKG D12

  • AKG D112e

  • AKG D99c ‘Harry’ Binaural Head

  • AKG 414 B-ULS (x2)

  • AKG D224e

  • AKG D190e

  • Electro Voice RE20

  • Electro Voice 635A

  • Beyerdynamic M380 n

  • Beyerdynamic M160

  • Beyerdynamic M260 (x2)

  • Beyerdynamic M201

  • Beyerdynamic M88n

  • Beyerdynamic M810

  • Groove Tubes GT33 (x2)

  • DPA 4099

  • Sennheiser MD421 mk2 (x3)

  • Sennheiser MD421 mk1 (x2)

  • Sennheiser e604 (x2)

  • Sennheiser e906 (x2)

  • Crown MC-70

  • Telefunken D11C

  • Shure SM7b

  • Shure SM57 (x3)

  • Shure SM58 (x2)

  • Shure Beta 57

  • Yamaha NS10 sub

  • Phillips N840s

  • C-Ducer preamp

  • C-Ducer CPS8 x3

  • C-Ducer CPS3 x4

  • 1940’s American cabbie’s mic

Keyboards

  • Yamaha U3 upright Piano

  • Hammond T100 Organ w. Leslie 145

  • Wurlitzer EP 206 Electric Piano

  • Fender Rhodes 66

  • Sequential Circuits Prophet 5 - rev 2

  • Minimoog Model D with ribbon controller

  • Oberheim Two Voice

  • ARP Solina String Ensemble

  • Roland Juno 6

  • Yamaha DX7

  • Korg Polyphonic Ensemble

  • Korg iMS-20

  • Moog Theramini

  • Casio MT 65

  • Phillips Phillicorda

  • Nord Electro 3 (61 keys)

  • Roland RS 09 Organ & String Synth

  • Roland SPV 355 PV synthesizer

  • Roland SPDSX Drum pads

  • Realton Variophon

  • Korg KR55 drum machine

  • Bentley Rhythm Ace

  • Melodica

  • Suzuki Omnichord

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Drums/Percussion

  • Ludwig Super Classic 1969 3pc kit 22,16,13

  • Slingerland 1971 4pc kit 24,18,14,13

  • Yamaha 9000 80's Recording Custom 4pc kit 22,16,13,12

  • Premier Royale 1960's 4pc kit 20,16,12

  • Ludwig WFL cherry custom Snare 5.5×14

  • Ludwig Pioneer Mahogany Snare 5×14

  • Slingerland Radio King Snare 5.5×14

  • Premier ‘37’ 14" Snare

  • Premier brass Snare

  • Bristol Drum Co. Mahogany Snare 5.5 x14

  • Premier Academy Timpani Drum

  • Collingwood Crash

  • Collingwood 24' Crash Ride

  • Collingwood 26' Crash Ride

  • Paiste 2002 ride

  • Sabian Hi Hats

  • Tosco Hi Hats

  • Istanbul Agop Gong

  • Ajax Vibraphone

  • Waterphone

  • Meinl Marathon Congas

  • Mirage Bongos

  • Hohner CN4 Chromatic Glockenspiel

  • Chromatic Boomwhackers

  • Miscellaneous percussion and noise toys

Guitars

  • Fender Jaguar

  • Fender Jazzmaster

  • Fender Telecaster

  • Fender Precision Bass 75

  • Fender VI Bass Guitar

  • Fender xii 12 string electric

  • Gibson 1971 Les Paul Deluxe Goldtop

  • Guild S100 (SG) electric guitar

  • Guild M20 Acoustic Guitar

  • Hofner President Electric

  • Hagstrom Concord C1 Bass

  • Italia Electric Sitar

  • Ibanez Blazer P-Bass 1970’s

  • Arbiter Short Scale Bass 1970’s (x2)

  • Musima Deluxe 25 Bass

  • Art and Luthrie electro Acoustic

  • Yamaha FG 180 Acoustic Guitar

  • Giannini MPB Nylon String

  • Kimbara 12 String Acoustic

  • Electro Acoustic Mandolin

  • Ashbury 5 string Banjo

  • Mahalo Ukelele

  • Autoharp

  • Schute Marke Zither

  • Eminent Santoor

  • Oscar Schmidt Marxophone

  • Dunhuang Guzheng

Amps

  • 1968 Vox AC30 ‘piggy back’

  • 1967 Fender Princeton Reverb drip edge

  • 1970 Ampeg B15N Portaflex

  • 1974 Marshall JMP 50 lead & bass head

  • 1965 Fender Champ Blackface

  • 1974 Fender Musicmaster 

  • Traynor TS25B combo

  • Fender ‘Hotrod’ Deluxe

  • Hiwatt Custom 100 head

  • Peavey VT Classic Valve combo

  • Marshall 1960 4×12 guitar cabinet

  • Marshall MS2 1 watt amp

  • Pignose amp

Pedals

  • Way Huge - Supa Puss Delay

  • Earthquaker - Pyramids

  • Earthquaker - Rainbow Machine

  • Hologram Electronics - Infinite Jets

  • Hologram Electronics - Dream Sequence

  • Tronographic Rusty Box Bass Preamp

  • Homebrew Electronics- Mimic II Delay

  • Homebrew Electronics- ‘Tramp’ Trem

  • Prescription Electronics-Experience Fuzz

  • Bugbrand Bugcrusher

  • Strymon El Capistan

  • Zvex Fuzz Factory

  • Sweet Sound Mojo Vibe

  • Moogerfooger Low Pass Filter

  • Moogerfooger Ring Mod

  • MXR Distortion +

  • MXR Phase 90

  • MXR Micro Amp

  • MXR Dyna comp

  • Artec RSV3 Resovibe

  • DOD FX25 Envelope Filter

  • DOD FX40B Equaliser

  • Digitech Whammy

  • Ibanez Compressor II

  • Dunlop Crybaby Wah

  • Electro Harmonix Cathedral Reverb

  • Electro Harmonix – Big Muff

  • Electro Harmonix - Clone Theory

  • Electro Harmonix - Worm

  • Electro Harmonix - Freeze

  • Boss BD2 BluesDriver

  • Boss CH1 Chorus

  • Boss DD3 Digital Delay

  • Boss TR2 Tremelo

  • Boss OC2 Octave

  • Boss BF2B Bass Flanger

  • Boss FV200 Volume Pedal

  • Boss TU2 Tuner

  • Korg GT120 Tuner

  • Rapco AB100 A+B box

  • Sansamp GT2

DI’s

  • Radial JDI passive DI (x3)

  • DAV reamp x 2

  • Little Labs PCP intrument Distro/DI

  • Palmer stereo passive DI (x2)

  • Palmer ProPan 8 channel DI

MIDI

  • MOTU MTP-AV Midi interface

  • Kenton Pro 2000

  • Maschine Mikro

  • Kontakt 5 with various sample librarys

  • Korg Kaossilator

  • Korg Kaoss Pad Quad

  • Korg Volca Beats

  • Korg Volca FM

  • Korg Volca Drum

  • Korg SQ1 Step Sequencer

Plugins

  • Pro Tools Ultimate 2018

  • Ableton live 9 Suite

  • Logic 9

  • UAD Quad

  • Soundtoys

  • Fab Filter suite

  • Celemony Melodyne

  • Waves 8

  • Native Instuments KOMPLETE 10

  • Arturia suite

  • M-Tron Pro

  • Superior Drummer

  • Blah blah blah