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Equipment

Oscillate Recordings offers professional recordings using world class equipment including Neve, Avid, SSL, API, Fairchild, 1176, LA-2A and many more

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Oscillate Studio has 2 studios, one in Knutsford Cheshire, the other studio in the Northern Quarter part of Manchester city centre.

Cheshire Knutsford Studio

Studio Desk: Neve Gensys Black with full DAW control and motorized faders. Pro Tools HDX MADI with 3 x Pro Tools I/O giving any additional 64 I/O

Monitors: ATC 300, Yamaha NS-10 with Bryston amps, Auratones 5C Sound Cubes, Avantones Mono Blok active, Roger Darcy acoustically designed rooms.

Pre Amps: 12 x 1073 Neve Preamps, 4 x API 512c, 1 x LA 610

Hardware: Fairchild 670 mark II, 2 x Bricasti M7, Eventide H8000FW, UA Teletronix LA2A, UA 1176 LN, UA 1176 Bluestrip, Tube Tech CL- 1B, Tube Tech PE1C, API 2500, GML 8200, 4 x Harrison 32C eq, 4 x SSL 661 EQ, 2 x SSL 611 Dynamics, Shadow Hills Dual Vandergraph Shadow Hills Optograph, SSL G Bus Compressor, 2 x Anamod 660, Charter Oak EQ, Empirical Labs EL7X Fatso, Emperical Labs Distressor, 2 x Maag Eq, 2 x Derresser, Drawer MX50,

Computer: MAC PRO 3.5GHZ 6-CORE INTEL XEON E5 64GB MEMORY DAWs: Pro Tools 11, Logic X, Logic Pro 9, Ableton 9.5,

Software: UAD Octo running over 70% of the UAD plug ins including EMT and Lexicon reverbs, Fatso Tape Sim and Compressor, Studer, SSL Channel strips, Ocean Way, Cooper delay, MXR Flanger, Vitalizer, Shadow Hills and Manley Massive Passive. Waves Diamond Collection, Native Instruments Komplete 9, Izotope, Addictive Drums, Toontrack Superior Drummer, Spectrasonics, East West, Melodyne, Antares Autotune, Synthology Ivory, ReFx Nexus, Softtube Tube Tech range, Soundtoys

Mics: AKG C24, Royer Ribbon R-121, Neumann U87, 2 x Neumann KM184, 2 AKG 414, Sennheiser E602, 3 x Sennheiser MD441, 3 x Sennheiser 421, 2 x Shure SM57

Manchester Studio

Computer: MAC PRO 3.5GHZ 6-CORE INTEL XEON E5 32GB MEMORY Desk: Mcu Pro DAW controller Monitors: Adam 8x, Studio Mods acoustically designed room.

Hardware: – UAD Apollo 8p Thunderbolt with Neve and API pre-amp emulations

DAWs: Pro Tools 11, Logic X, Ableton 9.5,

Software: UAD Apollo 8p running over 70% of the UAD plug ins including EMT and Lexicon reverbs, Fatso Tape Sim and Compressor, Studer, SSL Channel strips, Ocean Way, Cooper delay, MXR Flanger, Vitalizer, Shadow Hills and Manley Massive Passive Waves Gold, Izotope Ozone 7 Advanced, Rob Papen Sub Boom, Soundtoys, Native Instruments Komplete 9, Toontrack Superior Drummer, Spectrasonics, East West, Melodyne

Mics: Neumann U87, SE Gemini Valve Mic, SE 2200a, AKG C3000, SE X1, Beyer Dynamic TGV70