Musical tools at your fingertips.

Medicine Whistle is ProTools HD-TDM equipped with a host of boutique pre-amps, outboard gear, high-end microphones and hundreds of plugins. A fine selection of electric and acoustic guitars are available for use, along with a fun assortment of rhythm instruments and several vintage synths. If you need a piano, the main room features a fully-miced Yamaha U7.

AUDIO

Microphones

  • Neumann U-87 (1)
  • Audio Technica 4041 (3)
  • Rode NTK large diaphragm tube condenser (2)
  • Audio Technica 4033 large diaphragm condenser (2)
  • Audio Technica 4041 small diaphragm condenser (2)
  • Audio Technica ATM 31a small diaphragm condenser (4)
  • Audio Technica Pro 25 kick drum mic
  • AKG C1000 small diaphragm condenser (2)
  • AKG D9000 dynamic hand held vocal mic (2)
  • Sennheiser MD441 dynamic mic
  • Sennheiser e602 kick drum mic
  • Shure SM 57 (4)
  • Shure Beta 87 wireless condenser (2)
  • Audix ADX-90 percussion mic (3)

Mic Pre Amps

  • Avalon Vt737sp tube pre amp with opto compressor and EQ (2)
  • Trident S100 8 channel mixer with 8 John Oram designed class A pre amps with classic British EQ
  • TL Audio tube pre amp and D.I. - 2 channels
  • Aphex Tubessence pre amps - 4 channels
  • Mackie VLZ - 4 channels
  • Focusrite class A pre amps in Control/24 - 16 channels

Outboard Dynamics Processors

  • Avalon mic pres w/ opto compressor circuit (see mic pre amps above)
  • FMR Audio RNC 1773 compressor - 4 channels
  • dbx 1066 compressor/limiter/gate - 2 channels
  • dbx 266 compressor/gate - 2 channels

Digital Audio Workstation

  • ProTools HD2 running on Mac G4, 1.4 gigahertz, 1 gig ram
  • Control surface/console: Digidesign-Focusrite Control/24 with 24 automated faders and 16 Focusrite class A microphone pre amps
  • 500+ gigs FireWire hard drive space w/ CD-R and DVD-Rback-up

Other Multitrack Recorders

  • Tascam DA-88
  • Tascam analog 16 track

Mixdown/Mastering Recorders

  • Alesis Masterlink, 24bit, 96khz CD/hard drive recorder
  • Panasonic SV 3700 DAT

INSTRUMENTS

Acoustic

  • Martin D35 6 string guitar, circa 1976
  • Evergreen Mountain custom built 12 string
  • Vintage Harmonium imported from India
  • Miscellaneous percussion: dumbeks, frame drums, shakers, didjeridoos, rain sticks, etc.

Electric Guitars

  • Gibson Les Paul Custom, circa 1970
  • G&L Legacy Stratocaster with midi pickup
  • Peavy Milestone 12 string
  • Aria electric bass

Guitar Amps & Processors

  • Fender Stage Lead
  • Rockman XP100a
  • Vintage Silvertone tube amp, 1965
  • Roland GR-33 guitar synthesizer
  • Line 6 POD guitar pre amp, processor, amp/cabinet emulator

Keyboards, Sound Modules & Drum Machines

  • Roland Fantom 76 key workstation
  • with Complete Orchestra and World Collection expansion boards
  • E-Mu Planet Earth World Sound module
  • E-Mu Performance Plus stereo piano module
  • Korg M1R rackmount workstation
  • Roland MC303 Groovebox
  • Roland TR-707
  • Ensoniq Mirage sampling keyboard
  • Ensoniq ESQ-1 synth/workstation
  • Casio CZ 5000 synth
  • Univox (Korg) Mini-Korg analog synth, circa 1975