Equipment

Blending the best of analog and digital equipments, our system can record up to 64 tracks. Vintage and modern outboards, tube condenser or ribbon microphones, not forgetting the imperial Bösendorfer 280, all our gear is listed here:

 

Jérôme Cousin, in charge of the maintenance, checks our equipment regularly..

I – Microphones

Tube

Pearlman TM1
Lomo 19a19 (K67 type)
RDR 01 Custom Tube
Advanced Audio CM28 (x2)

Large-Diaphragm Condenser

Microtech Gefell UM70S MV 692 P48 (x2)
Audio Technica 4033a/SM
Oktava mk220 (x2)
Studio Project C1

Small-Diaphragm Condenser

MBHO MBP 648 (x2)
MBHO KA200 (x2)
Avenson Audio STO-2 (x2)
Lomo UM53 FET
Sennheiser MH 125 Pre + MK 12 (x2)
AKG C535 EB (x2)
Audio technica ATM33 (x2)
Audio technica AT pro 35 + AT8538
Schoeps/Strässer CM060 + 640T
Sennheiser MKH435T (cardio) (x2)
Sennheiser MKH406T (cardio) (x2)
Sennheiser MKH 416T (Shotgun)
Sony C74 (Shotgun)

Ribbon

Melodium 42b
Melodium RM6 (x2)
Beyerdynamic m160 (x3)
Beyerdynamic m500
Reslo “The Beeb” by Xaudia (x2)
Cascade Lundahl Fathead (x2)
T.bone RB 500 (x2)

Dynamic

Sennheiser MD441-2
AKG D20 B 200
Echolette ED12/200 (AKG D12)
Echolette ES14 (Sennheiser MD409)
Beyerdynamic m380
Electrovoice RE-27
Electrovoice PL-20 (RE-20)
Sennheiser MD421HL
Sennheiser MD421 N
Shure SM7b
Beyerdynamic m600 Soundstar
Audio Technica ATM25
Sennheiser MD431
AKG D222 EB
Beyerdynamic M201N(C)
Revox M3500 (Beyerdynamic M201) (x2)
AKG D112 M
AKG D190 (x3)
Shure 545 (SM57 vintage)
Shure SM57 (x4)
Shure SM58 (x3)
Beyerdynamic m61
Sennheiser MD427
Shure B52A
Audix D2
Audix D1
Audix I5 (x2)
Behringer XM1800 (x3)

Melodium 42b Ribbon Microphone - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Les rubans RM6 - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Microphones à ruban - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
MD421 Sennheiser - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Beep Ribbon Microphones - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Advanced Audio Tube CM28 - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon

II – Outboards

Preamplifier

Ampex 601 Tube Custom (x2)
Neumann V476b (x2)
Sound Skulptor MP512
Sound Skulptor MP573
SSL SuperAnalogue (x2)
DAV Electronics BG8 (x8)
Lindell 6×500 (x2)
ADM 780
FMR Audio RNP (X2)
Audient ASP008 (x16)
Alice Mic Amp Pak 1 (x2)
Digitec High End Broadcast (x5)

Dynamics

Tornade MS ES-Series
Lindel 7×500 (x2)
Estec Twin Comp
Estec Megafour
FMR Audio RNC

DI / Reamp

Avalon U5`

Little Lab Extender (x2)
Radial Pro DI
Klark Teknik DN 100 (x2)
Samson S-Direct Plus

Fxs

Roland Chorus Echo RE-301
Alesis Midiverb II
Sony DPS V77
TC Electronic D2
FX pedals (see Backline)

Space Echo RE301 - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Rack Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Pedals FX, Diamond, Boss, Electro Harmonix - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Amplis Marshall, Fender, Calsbro, WEM, Ampeg, Bouyer... - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Ampex Preamp - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon

III – Monitoring

Speakers

Quested V2108
Equator Audio Research D5 (x2)
Yamaha HS50
Sound Skulptor MC624
SPL MTC

Headphones & Amps

Sennheiser HD-25-1 II (x2)
Sony MDR7506
Sony MDR V6
Audio Technica ATH-M30x
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 X (x5)
AKG K240 Mk2
Headphones Amplifiers
Hear Technologies Hear Back (x6)
Millenium


IV – Digital Audio

Converters AD / DA

Apogee AD-16X
SSL Xlogic Alpha Link Madi SX
SSL Xlogic Alpha Link Madi AX
SSL Xlogic Delta Link Madi HD
Anteloppe Orion

Control Surface

SSL Nucleus

DAW / Plugins

Avid Pro Tools HDn 12
Avid Pro Tools 11
Avid Pro Tools 10
Reaper
Waves
FabFilter
Soundtoys 5
Celemony
PSP Audioware
Flux
Plugin Alliance
Valhalladsp
Izotope
UVI
Klanghelm
Melda Production
Native Instrument

MIDI

Motu Midi Express 128
M-Audio USB M-61
Korg SP-250 Piano
Akaï MPK Mini

Conputer

Apple Imac 4.0GgHz
Apple Mac Book Pro

SSL Nucleus - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
La Régie, Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Convertisseurs SSL Alpha-Link Delta Link Apogee Motu - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon

V – Desk

Trident TSM

VI – Backline

Keys

Bösendorfer 280 “Imperial” 92 keys 1973
Clavia Nord Stage on demand
Concorde Marimba
Concorde Xylophone
Leslie italienne vintage

Amplifiers

Fender Blues Deluxe Reissue (combo)
Fender The Twin (combo) on demand
Marshall JCM 800 4010 (combo)
Bouyer ST-20 1959 (x2)
Acoustic Corp 150b
SWR Workingman’s 15 (combo) on demand
WEM ER-15

Speakers

Fender Bandmaster [Eminence HPs] 2×12
Marshall 1965B Lead 4×10
AMPEG SVT15E
Carlsbro CS215 Greenback 2×15
WEM Power Bass 2×12
GAREN Open Back (8×6)

Bass

G&L L-2000 Bass [Asia]

FX pedals

Diamond Vibrato Chorus
MXR Analog Chorus
Electro-Harmonix Pulsar
Electro-Harmonix Small Stone
Diamond Quantum Leap
Hardwire Supernatural Reverb
Electro-Harmonix Holygrail
Boss DD6
ProCo RAT
Zvex Distorsion
Zvex Mastotron
Boss SD-1
Boss Blues Driver
Digitech Wammy

Drums

Olympic Premier 1970 : BD 20×14, 12×8, 13×8, 16×15
Yamaha SC Advantage : 20”, 14”, 12”, 10”

Snares

Tromsa picollo Poplar 14×3
Yamaha Classic 14×4,5

Cymbals

13” HH Zildjian K/Z
22” Ride Zildjian ACustom Ping Ride
15” Crash Zildjian ACustom Fast Crash
17” Crash Zildjian ACustom Projection Crash
20″ Crash Zildjian Oriental Crash Of Doom
Hand Percussions

Rehearsal

Behringer X32
Mackie 1642-VLZ3
Yamaha 01V
Crest console
HK Audio PA

Orgue B3 - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Drums - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Amplis Marshall, Fender, Calsbro, WEM, Ampeg, Bouyer - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Bösendorfer Impérial - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon
Carlsbro Bass Amp - Purple Sheep Studio Lyon