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Made In the Shade Studio Equipment
At Made In The Shade, we have a first rate gear for recording and performing. We are happy to offer a great selection of amps and instruments to supplement yours during the recording process. We are constantly upgrading, investing and adding to our capability as we are driven by the desire to be the best "home-based" recording studio in Northern Virginia. Keep your eyes on this page and you will see our capabilities growing as we reinvest into our passion!

Recording Setup:
• Mac Pro 3.7 Ghz Quad-Core with 64GB RAM - running on High Sierra
• Pro Tools  HD 
• Universal Audio Apollo 16 Interface running Thunderbolt

• Audix OM7 x3

• Ultragain Pro 8 Microphones

• Neumann M149 Tube Mic
• Neumann U-87 x1
• Neumann KM-184 Stereo Matched Pair
• AKG D-114 x1
• Audio Technica ATM33a x1
• Audio Technica AT4030 x1
• Audio Technica AT4050 Stereo Matched Pair
• Audio Technica AT3035 x1
• Sennheiser MD735
• Suzuki SMD-138
• AKG D790
• Oktava MK012 x2
• Shure SM-58 x2
• Shure SM-57 x5
• AKG D790
• AKG C414B
• Royer 121 Ribbon Mic
• AKG C214
• Also : Antares Microphone Modeler to replicate the sounds of many other classic mics

• Yamaha NS 10 Near Field Monitors
• Avantone Mixcube Passive Mini reference Monitors
• A Wide selection of Studio Headphones

• Fender Twin Reverb
• Fender Delux [Image result for m149]
• SWR California Blonde Acoustic Guitar Amp
• Ampeg SVT-3 Pro Bass Amp Outboard
• Laney LA30C
• Roland Mico Cube
• Trace Elliot Acoustic Guitar Amp

Outboard and Preamps:
• Lexicon MPX500 Effects
• Presonus ADL600 Pre-Amp
• API 3124+ Pre-Amp
• Avalon VT-737SP Pre-Amp
• Focusrite MH441 ISA428 Pre Pack 4-Channel Mic Preamp
• Universal Audio LA610M2 Tube Preamp
• Vintech X81 Preamp
• MP2NV - Great River Dual Channel Vint Preamp
• Digidesign Eleven Rack Simulator
• Mackie Pro Mixer Control Surface
• Dr Groove DR-202
• Helicon Harmonizer
• M-Audio Axiom 49 Midi Controller
• Roland RT series drum triggers with MIDI converter
• A Variety of Effects Pedals
• Gobos and drum shield for Physical Separation

• UPS backup power to ensure no lost takes


Universal Audio:


1176 Classic Limiter Collection    
1176LN Legacy Classic Limiting Amplifier     
1176SE Legacy Classic Limiting Amplifier    
Fairchild Plug-In for UAD-2      
Fairchild Tube Limiter Collection    
FATSO™ Jr./Sr. Tape Sim. & Compressor      
Manley Variable Mu® Limiter Compressor     
Teletronix® LA-2A Legacy Classic Leveling Amplifier       
Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor  

EMT® 140 Classic Plate Reverberator
EMT® 250 Classic Electronic Reverb 
Lexicon® 224 Digital
Ocean Way Studios     
RealVerb-Pro Plug-In for UAD-2 

Helios™ Type 69 EQ   
Manley® Massive Passive
Neve 1073 / 1073SE Classic Console
Pultec EQP-1A Legacy 
Pultec Pro EQ Legacy
UA 610 Tube Preamp & EQ Collection     
Neve 1073 Preamp & EQ Collection  Ch. Strip   
Pultec Passive EQ Collection  EQ   
UA 610-B Tube Preamp and EQ Plug-In for UAD-2    

Brigade Chorus Pedal  Chorus & Delay   
EP-34 Tape Echo  
Galaxy Tape Echo 
Roland CE-1 Plug-In for UAD-2 
Roland RE-201 Space Echo Plug-In for UAD-2 
Tape Recorders
Studer® A800 Multichannel Tape Recorder      
Ampex® ATR-102 Mastering Tape Recorder       

Guitar Amps
Raw Plug-In for UAD-2  Guitar   
Softube Amp Room Half-Stack Plug-In for UAD-2      
Softube Bass Amp Room 8x10 Plug-In for UAD-2 


Neve® 88RS Channel Strip  Ch. Strip 
Precision Enhancer Hz   Special 
Precision K-Stereo Ambience Recovery   Special
Precision Mix Rack Collection  Ch. Strip
Brainworx bx_tuner   Guitar 

• Celemony Melodyne 4
• AVOX 4
• Antares Autotune 8.0
• Antares Harmony Engine
• Tel-Ray Variable Delay
• Bomb Factory BF-3A
• Moogerfooger Analog Delay
• Voice Chorus/Vibrato
• JOEMEEK SC2 Compressor
• BF Voce Bundle v4
• Cosmonaut Voice
• SansAmp PSA-1
• JOEMEEK VC5 Meequalizer
• Moogerfooger Ring Modulator
• Trillium Lane LabsTL EveryPhase
• Trillium Lane LabsTL Metro
• Synchronic
• Trillium Lane LabsTL MasterMeter
• Trillium Lane LabsTL InTune
• D-Fi
• Maxim Drums
• EZDrummer 2
• Drumagog Platinum
• BFD 2.0
• Antares Microphone Modeler

• Yamaha C3 Grand Piano
• Kurzweil PC88 keyboard
• Paul Reed Smith Electric Guitar
• Fender Telecaster Deluxe Electric Guitar (American)
• 1976 Gibson Les Paul Delux
• Taylor 614-CE
• Taylor 355 12 String
• Wechter Pathfinder
• 1981 Ovation Glen Cambell
• Stenzler Trinity River  Mile-D3C
• Gretsch Electric 12 String
• Ibanez RDGR Bass
• Fender Kingman SCE-Acoustic Bass
• Dean ResonatorThin Body Buegrass Guitar
• Fender Electric Mandolin
• Inspire Sonic Electric guitar
• Ernie Ball Musicman Electric guitar
• 1957 Les Paul Jr. Frankenstein
• Hagrstrom HJ500
• LBarrow Telecaster
• Fender Jazz Bass

• Jameson 6 String Banjo

• ESP LTD- EC1000 Delux Guitar

•Variety of percussion instruments to include:
Pearl Import Drum Set with Ziljian and Sabian Cymbals, 
Congas, Tamborine, Djembe, Chimes, Maracas, Various 
Shakers, Wood Claves, Kalimba - also... Roland triggers for interfacing with BFD and other great plug-ins

Made In The Shade Studio

Professional Home Based Recording