|Mick Hargreaves in the first floor control room at the LSRR.|
|The main live / drum room at the Lantern Sound Recording Rig.|
Rogers Holiday Drum Kit, early 60's "Dayton" era.
|Front Parlour, Baby Grand Piano & Vocal/Acoustic Alcove|
LSRR Analog/Digital Suite & Live Room - 1st FloorTwelve input channels from anywhere in the house feed into the analog front-end in the first floor control room: A selection of modern/vintage solid state and tube microphone preamps with a monitoring/control environment and a dedicated MIDI workstation. Three separate headphone monitor mixes go back out to the floor, another in the control room.
Live drum/band room with wood floor and ceiling (hanging cloud baffle over drum position). Adjacent front parlor with baby grand piano and vocal/acoustic booth can be isolated by closing French pocket doors. Three guitar/bass amplifier isolation booths, plus basement. Microphones are often placed in the three-story stairwell to capture ambient sound & reverb.
FMR RNP 2 channel mic pre
OTHER MICROPHONE EQUIPMENT
(Recently serviced and tuned by Serge Amar of Metz, France)
Fender Telecaster Thinline 1991 MIJ
Vox AC50 2-channel combo
Guild M80 1974 (Sheryl Crow Bass) loaner
Kustom 200 (amp head) 1969
Carvin 2x10 cabinet (Eminence SVT drivers)
1x15 Custom "Fender" cabinet
DI / EFFECTS
George Howard's 3rd Floor
Analog Mix/Tracking Room
at the LSRR