STUDIO A

THE NUCLEUS OF SIGNATURE SOUND​

The heart of Signature Sound lies within “Studio A”. For over 25 years, the room has housed a venerable “who’s who” of recording artists. With a vast selection of modern and vintage gear, Studio A caters to artists and musicians who only strive for the best. Equipped with a “loaded” 32-channel API 1608 console with a selection of outboard and microphones the control room is one of the largest in Southern California, and the live room is big enough to house just about any creative project.

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EQUIPMENT​

Flexible recording solutions.

Signature Sound’s “Studio A” offers a variety of recording options, both digital and analog. 32 Input API 1608 Console with API 550A, 550B, and 560 EQ modules 2014 Mac Pro 12 core 2.7GHZ Pro Tools HD Logic Pro Avid D-Command Apogee Symphony I/O 32 in 32 out Otari MTR 1/2″ 2-track (1/4″ available) Extensive plugin collection Some gear is subject to change and availability. If a specific item is required for your session, please let us know so we can have it reserved.  

Mics, mics, and more mics.

Signature Sound’s unrivaled mic collection offers pristine examples of both vintage and modern designs.
  • (2) Bock 251 Matched Pair (ELAM 251)
  • (1) Wunder CM7 (U47)
  • (1) Wunder CM7 FET (U47 FET)
  • (1) Neumann U87
  • (2) Soundelux U95
  • (2) AKG 414
  • (2) Neumann KM84 (matched)
  • (1) Neumann KM100
  • (2) Shure SM 81
  • (2) Coles 4038
  • Electro-Voice RE20
  • (1) Electro-Voice PL20
  • (1) AKG D112
  • (1) Shure Beta 52
  • (4) Sennheiser 421
  • (8) Shure SM 57
Some gear is subject to change and availability. If a specific item is required for your session, please let us know so we can have it reserved.

Compressors, EQs, and Mic Preamps.

The standards. Everything you need to make a great production.
(8) API 512c (1) API 3124+ (2) API 550A (2) Neve 1073 Vintage (rental fee applies)*
(1) Manley Variable Mu (1) UREI 1176 Black Face (1) Trident S20 (1) Neve Portico 5012
* Some gear is subject to change and availability. If a specific item is required for your session, please let us know so we can have it reserved.
Monitoring and speakers. The following list of monitoring options are available. Often additional requests can be accommodated. Tannoy SRM-10B Tannoy PBM 6.5 Yamaha NS10 Bryston and Hafler Amps * Some gear is subject to change and availability. If a specific item is required for your session, please let us know so we can have it reserved.

Amps & more.

Classic amps and gear. AMPS: Diezel Herbert Marshall JCM 800 Super Lead Mesa/Boogie Single Rectifier * We can often accommodate additional instrument and gear requests.  * Additional rental fees may apply. * Some gear is subject to change and availability. If a specific item is required for your session, please let us know so we can have it reserved.

Big enough for an orchestra, and maybe even a rock band.

The large and spacious control room is rivaled only by the recording room. Large enough for a 20-piece string section, yet it can be modified to be as intimate as desired. Control Room – 30′ x 24′ x 14′ Live Room – 31′ x 27′ x 17′ Iso Booth – 5′ x 4.5′ x 8′ * Some gear is subject to change and availability. If a specific item is required for your session, please let us know so we can have it reserved.