Equipment

Cantus Studio houses some of the best analog and digital recording equipment.
Equipment that is in daily use at the best recording studios around the world.

SOLID STATE LOGIC

 1996 Billboard Studio Action Chart reported that 83% of #1 hit singles that year had been produced using an SSL board. In fact, SSL claims that more platinum albums have been recorded on SSL equipment than on all other mixing consoles combined. James Rotondi, Universal Audio

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Unleash Your Creativity

At Cantus Studio we believe that creativity shouldn’t be restricted by the quality and the lack of choice of gear or instruments. We, therefore, equipped our studio with quality audio equipment and a variety of great instruments so you can unfold the creative artist within. Here you’ll find our comprehensive list of gear and instruments.

Mixing Console & Recording

Mixing Consoles

  • 1 SSL (Solid State Logic) AWS 900+ SE

Recording

  • 1 Apple Mac Pro, 6-core 3,33 GHz
  • 2 SSL Alpha-Link SX + MX (32 channels i/o)
  • 1 RME HDSPe MADI
  • 1 Steinberg Cubase 7
  • 1 Apple Logic Pro X
  • 1 Avid ProTools 10

Monitoring

  • 2 Yamaha NS10
  • 2 Genelec M040
  • 1 Focal Professional CMS Subwoofer
  • 2 Avantone MixCubes
  • 3 Beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro Headphones
  • 2 AKG K240 Studio Headphones

Microphones

Condenser

  • 1 Neumann U87 (Vintage)
  • 2 Neumann KM184
  • 2 Microtech Geffel UM70
  • 1 Josephson e22s
  • 1 AKG C451
  • 3 CAD M179
  • 1 Shure Beta 91A
  • 1 Shure SM81
  • 1 Røde M3

Tube Condenser

  • 1 Røde K2

Ribbon

  • 1 Royer R121
  • 1 ShinyBox 48 MCX

Dynamic

  • 1 AKG D12
  • 1 AKG D112
  • 1 Beyerdynamic M201
  • 1 Shure SM7b
  • 5 Shure SM57
  • 3 Shure SM58
  • 1 Shure Beta 52A
  • 1 Sennheiser e906
  • 2 Sennheiser e604

Preamps & EQ

Preamps

  • 2 Heritage Audio JR73 (Neve)
  • 2 Chandler Limited TG2
  • 24 SSL SuperAnalouge
  • 4 API 512C

Equalizers

  • 2 Great River Harrison 32
  • 1 Arsenal Audio EQ-R24
  • 1 Lindell Audio PEX-500
  • 24 SSL Dual Curve (E+G)
  • 1 Moog – The Ladder

Compressors & Effects

Compressor/Dynamics

  • 1 Universal Audio 1176LN
  • 1 Slate Pro Audio Dragon
  • 1 SSL G Series Bus Comp.
  • 2 SSL Dynamics
  • 1 dbx 162
  • 1 Lindell 7x-500
  • 1 Lindell 6x-500

Effects

  • 1 Bricasti Design M7 Reverb
  • 1 TC Electronic Reverb 4000
  • 1 TC Electronic M3000
  • 1 TC Electronic D-Two
  • 1 Roland RE-201 Space Echo
  • 1 Yamaha SPX990
  • 1 Lexicon PCM 70
  • 1 AKG BX 5 Spring Verb Stereo

Instruments

  • Gibson 1956 Les Paul Jr.
  • Fender Stratocaster
  • Fender Jazz Master
  • Fender Standard Percision Bass
  • Martin & Co 000-16GT
  • Oslo Instrumentfabrikk Jazzbass
  • Framus 750
  • Framus Hollowbody Bass
  • Tanglewood Parlor Acoustic
  • Pearl MCX Masters DrumKit
  • Nord Stage 2 Keyboard
  • Korg MS-20 Mini Synth
  • Yamaha DX 7 II FD
  • Edirol PC-50 Midi keyboard
  • Loads of percussion instruments

Amplifiers

  • Bad Cat Panther Amp
  • Bad Cat 2×12 cabinet
  • Marshall JCM800 Amp
  • Marshall JCM900 Amp
  • Marshall JCM900 2×12
  • Fender Hot Rod DeVille 2×12
  • Simms Watts Super 150
  • Palmer Eins
  • Radionette K3 7468
  • Fender Bassman 100T
  • Fender Bassman 2×15 Cab
  • Ampeg SVT-810

Misc & Stompboxes

Misc.

  • Creation Audio Labs MW1
  • SansAmp BRI
  • SansAmp RPM
  • Radial ProD2 DI-box

Guitar Pedals

  • TC Electronic PolyTune
  • TC Electronic Flashback Mini Delay
  • Hudson Electronics Sidecar
  • Mad Professor Blueberry
  • Ibanez Rotary Chorus
  • Boss Tuner TU-3
  • Mooer Hustle Drive
  • Mooer Ana Echo
  • Mooer Soul Shiver
  • Mooer Ultra Drive
  • Mooer The Juicer
  • Boss RC 300 Loopstation
  • EBS Valve Drive
  • Strymont Flint Reverb Tremolo
  • BYOC Delay
  • BYOC Ringmodulator
  • HAO Rust Ride Bass Driver
  • Jimi Hendrix model JH2
  • Dovinia Audio Compressor

Plugins

  • Waves Mercury Bundle
  • Lexicon PCM Native Reverb
  • Abby Road Bundle
  • Slate Digital Trigger 2
  • Slate Digital VCC, VBC, VTM & VMR
  • SoundToys Native
  • iZotope Ozone and Alloy
  • SPL Bundle
  • Softtube Bundle
  • Amplitube
  • Plus a whole lot more!!

Please note this list is an overview of what we usually have access to at our studio, some equipment and instruments are at times, for various reasons, not present in our studio. If there’s something special that you need to have for your session, please let us know.