3 Studios, 3 Budgets: What Would You Buy?

Mar 1, 2013 9:00 AM, Mix, By Markkus Rovito, Kevin Becka, and Wes Maebe


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API 525: $1,100

API 1608: $52,400


Avid Artist Control: $1,500


Cranesong Falcon: $1,125


DAV 501: $400


Glyph GPT 150: $170.49


Lexicon PCM92: $1,800


Mac Pro: $3,799


Massenburg 2020 (+9015 PSU): $7,000


Moog Analog Delay: $899


Radial X Amp: $250


Teenage Engineering OP-1: $849


UAD Apollo: $2,499



Cranesong Phoenix: $450

Metric Halo Production Bundle: $699


Pro Tools 10 Native: $699

Sonnox Elite Bundle: $1,174


UAD plug-ins

ATR: $349

EMT 140: $199

EP-34: $199

Fairchild: $149

Little Labs Phase: $99

Neve 33609: $249

Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor: $299


AEA KU4: $4,500


AKG 451: $500


Audix D6: $200


BeesNeez Jade: $2,100


Lauten Audio Torch ST221: $1,600


Neumann KM184: $850


Royer 121: $1,295


Sennheiser 609: $110

Sennheiser 421 x 3: $1,230


Shure Beta 91: $240

Shure SM57 x 2: $198

Shure SM58: $99

ShureSM7B: $350



AE Pro 22: $1,299


beyerdynamic DT 250 x 2: $400


Focal Twin 6BE: $3,700


Iso Acoustics ISO LE 8E200: $150


Rane HC6S: $419


Sterling Custom 1608 monitor bridge: $630



K&M boom stands x 7: $560

K&M short stands x 2: $170


sE Reflection Filter: $300


Odds and Sods

Lava Lamp: $30


Saeco Odea coffee machine: $600


Grand total: $99,886.49

*I donate the remaining $113.51 to Kevin Becka, as he ran over a little.

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