Studio 1's Control Room is a spacious, acoustically designed and comfortable room to create and work in.
At the centre of operations we have a Calrec Q1, 48 input console (recently recapped) with excellent headroom. We reference through Quested, PMC and Yamaha monitors.
Please take the time to browse our equipment list (including our microphones and outboard) further down this page.
Once the Map Room for the Royal Observer Corps, since rebuilt and repurposed as a high-end production and mix down studio.
For recording, Studio 1's control room has tie-lines to Filter Room, Isolation Booths and Echo Chamber.
6.4m x 5.3m
Acoustically treated Live-Room, with a grand piano in situ.
Tie-lines to Studio 1 and to Isolation Booths.
Our Project and VoiceOver Studio, with tie-lines and HDMI feeds to our Isolation Booth and Photographic Studio.
Studio 2 offers potential to video sessions, using Infinity Cove or Green Screen as a backdrop.
At ROC2 we operate a combination of analogue and digital, vintage & modern.
Converters / Clock
Studio 1: Antelope Orion 32+ (Gen 3) / Mytek Brooklyn ADC
Studio 2: Metric Halo
Quested HQ210 + Quested amplifiers x 4 with BSS Crossover
Yamaha NS10M Studio
Universal Audio 1176LN Limiting Amplifier / Compressor
Thermionic Culture Phoenix Dual Valve Compressor (Mastering Plus)
Audio & Design Compex F760X-RS Dual Limiter / Compressor / Expander
Rupert Neve Designs 5042 Two Channel “True Tape” Emulation and Line Driver
Shep SNDC6 Dual Compressor / Limiter (Neve 32264A)
Calrec DL2934-2 Stereo Compressor / Limiter x 12
Calrec DF-2935-2 Stereo Expander / Gate x 4
Valley People PR10 stocked with Gain Brain II Variable Ratio Limiters x 10
DBX 160X compressor
SPL Transient Designer
UREI 565T (Little Dipper) filters x 2
Aurora Audio GTQ2 MKIII Dual Class A Mic Preamp / EQ / DI (Neve 1073)
Bricasti Design Model 7 Reverb Processor
TC Electronics 2290 Digital Delay,
TC Electronics M5000 Reverb, F/X
Roland RE-201 Space Echo
S.V.A Germanium & Transformer Coupled Spring Reverb (Grampian 636)
Lexicon PCM70 Digital Reverb
Yamaha SPX 990 Multi F/X
Klark Tecknik 3rd Dimension BBD-320 Chorus
Klark Technik DN500 Dual Comp/Lim/Exp
TL Audio 5041 Valve channel strip with EQ & Dynamics
AKG D25 x 2
AKG 451EB x 4 with CK1, CK3, CK22 capsules
Audio Technica ATM-25
Audio Technica ATM-450 x 2
Audio Technica ATM 710
Coles 4038 x 3 (Ribbon)
DPA 4061 x 2
Earthworks QTC40 x 2 (Matched Pair)
Reslo RBT (Ribbon)
Shure SM57 x 2
Neumann U87i x 2 (Matched Pair)
Neumann KM184 x 2 (Matched Pair)
Sennheiser MD421u x 3
Senhheiser MKH405 x 4
Sennheiser MKH416 x 3
STC 4021 x 2
Sontronics Aria (Valve)
Sontronics Apollo 2 (Stereo Ribbon)
Pro Tools 12
Ableton Live Suite 11
Logic Pro X
Studio One 5
MOTU – Digital Performer
Native Instruments – Komplete Ultimate
Soundtoys – Native Effects Bundle
Fab Filter – Total Bundle
Leapwing Audio – CentreOne, RootOne, StageOne, DynOne
Waves – SSL bundle, CLA compressors, Abbey Road collection
Exponential Audio Reverb
Neural DSP Bass Amp Sims
STL Tonality Guitar Amp Sims
Metric Halo – Dynamics/EQ/Reverb
Metric Halo – Spectrafoo analysis software
Blackmagic 6K and Panasonic Video Cameras
Atem Mini Pro Iso (for Livestreaming)
Location Recording Kit
Rates are competitive, can be booked by the hour and when you book for longer projects, the rates can be negotiated.
The advantage of being recorded within an acoustically designed, high-end facility is not lost on our clients. But don't take our word for it,....Contact us.