Gear

The Cave offers a wide selection of microphones, outboard gear, and Pro Tools HD 10 as recording format. We offer 32 inputs and 32 outputs, allowing us to serve the most demanding tracking and mixing sessions. Our gear includes top names, such as, API, Neve, Neumann, Tube-Tech, Universal Audio, AKG, Manley, and many more. A huge selection of outboard gear and acoustically treated live rooms, allow us to track and mix any genre of music. 

Don't see a microphone you need? With close proximity to Nashville, we have access to nearly any piece of gear, new or vintage, available as daily rentals.

Inquire for details!

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Pro Tools

Console

  • Digidesign focusirte control 24

Format

  • Pro Tools HD 3

  • 1 Core Card and 2 Accel Cards

  • 32 ins and 32 outs

Converters

  • Apogee AD 16

  • Apogee DA 16

  • Apogee AD 16x

  • Apogee DA 16x

  • Digidesign 192 digital

Computer

  • Mac Pro 12 Core - 3.46hgz, 64 gb ram

  • Mac OSX 10.8.5

  • Glyph External Hard Drives

Software and Plug-ins

  • Avid Pro Tools 10.3.10

  • Bomb Factory Bundle

  • Waves SSL Bundle

  • Waves CLA Compressor Bundle

  • Waves Platinum Bundle

  • IK Sampletron - mellotron virtual instrument

Monitors

  • Mackie HR 824

  • Yamaha NS 10m - powered by Hafler amp

Cue System

  • Hear Back Hub

  • 9 Hear Back personal mixers (more me)

  • Sennheiser HD 280 Pro Headphones

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Microphones

Tube

  • Neumann M147

  • Charter Oak SA 538

Condenser

  • (2) AKG 414 B XL II ST - matched pair

  • (2) Audio Technica 4041 - matched pair

  • Audio Technica 4050 CM5

Dynamic

  • AKG D112

  • Audio Technica ATM 25

  • (4) Sennheiser 421

  • (6) Shure SM 57

  • (2) Shure SM 58

  • Yamaha SKRM 100 Subkick

Ribbon

  • (2) Beyerdynamic M160

DI Boxes

  • Avalon U5

  • Groove Tube Brick

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Outboard-Gear

Mic Preamps 

  • Avalon 737

  • (4) api 512 C

  • Crane Song Flamingo-stereo

  • (2) Neve 1084

  • Manley Dual Tube Mic Pre

  • Tube Tech mp1A - stereo

  • Vintech 473 - 4ch

  • Vintech 1272 Dual Channel

  • Universal Audio M610 Tube

  • (2) Summit 2BA 221

EQs

  • (4) api 550A EQ - vintage

  • Manley Stereo Pultec EQ

  • Tube Tech ME1B Mid EQ

  • Tube Tech PE1C EQ

Compressors 

  • Avalon 747 - stereo

  • (2) dbx 160 A

  • (2) Empirical Labs Distressor

  • Pendulum ES8 Tube Limiter - stereo

  • Teletronix LA2A

  • Tube Tech LCA2B - stereo

  • Universal Audio 1176 LN

  • (2) Urei LA3A - vintage

Effect Processors

  • Eventide H8000 Ultra Harmonizer

  • Rupert Neve 5042 Stereo Tape Simulator

  • TC Electronics Reverb 4000

 

Guitars

2013 Martin D35
Gibson 1973 ES 335
Gibson 1982 Les Paul Standard
Matt Artinger 2008 Custom
Tonemaster Lap Steel (6 string)
Lots of guitar pedals........

Guitar Amps

1965 Fender Super Reverb (all original)
2015 Supro Dual Tone 24 watt combo

Drums

5 Piece Pacific drum-set by DW Drums
Zildjian Custom A and K cymbals

Keyboards

Kawai Baby Grand Piano
Hammond A 100 Organ
(same guts as a B3 in a different enclosure)
Leslie 147