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Current equipment at Bushwood Studios includes:

Computer
Carillon AC1 PC: 80 Gb HD, 1 Gb RAM, Intel P4 3Ghz processor, Windows XP
Delta 4/10 sound card, TC Powercore Element PCI card
Mackie Logic Controller, Creative Storage Blaster, Midisport 8x8 + SMPTE USB Hub
Network link to 2nd PC for broadband/virus scan

Software
Includes: Emagic Logic Gold 5.51, Emagic EXS24 sampler, Re Cycle 2.1
Wavelab 5, T.C. Master X5, PSP Vintage Warmer, Har-Bal Intuit E.Q.
Orange Prosonic Vocoder, Antares Autotune, and assorted VST plug ins

Recording
Soundcraft ES mixer, Focusrite Platinum Trackmaster
Line 6 Pod 2 Gtr pre-amp. Alesis Picoverb

Microphones
2 x Rode NT1, 2 x AKG C1000S, 2 x Sure SM57, Sennheiser 421 & 441, 2 x Tandy P.Z.M.
AKG C420B (head-worn vocal mic) + Digitech Vocalist Performer (harmoniser)

Monitoring
Samson Servo 260 amplifier, Soundcraft Compact 10 mixer, B & W 602 monitors
Ross RE 450 (cheap) speakers, Rane HC6 headphone mixer, Samson Monitor S
2 x AKG K66, Sennheiser HP 25 SD & HD 450 & Beyer DT 100 headphones

Samples
Include: Creative Essentials Rhythm Gtr, Lead Gtr, Brass Elements
EMU Modules: Pop/Rock, Hip Hop, Vintage Keys, Orchestral Instruments, World Instruments
General Midi & Hollywood SFX Soundfont Banks, Emagic software instruments

Synths
Studiologic SL990 (88 hammer-action keys) Midi keyboard, Yamaha Motif Rack Synth.
Software instruments include: Steinberg Virtual Guitarist and Native Instruments Hammond B4

Location Recording
Yamaha MD8 Workstation (8-track mixer + recorder), Audio Buddy 2 Chnl. Mic. Pre & D.I.

Percussion
Soundproof “live” room for percussion, vocals, horns etc.
Pearl World Series drum kit c/w Sabian & Zildjian cymbals.
Natal congas & bongos, Tama timbales, Batucada percussion
Large range of hand-held percussion and effects. Paiste 22’’ symphony gong

Schematic Drawing of Bushwood Studios Hardware

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