a glittering display of recording equipment
about our gear
Providing access to top-notch equipment are the essential tools in any audio engineer’s arsenal. Here at the legendary Bay Eight Studios, we offer an exciting amount of rare and relevant equipment from top names like John Hardy, Lyndkraft, Empirical Labs Neve, API, Genelec, and many more.
The beating heart of our magnificent and historic studio is the SSL AWS is located inside of Studio A. The Aws’s modern spin on its classic cousin the SSL 4000 is as culturally significant as American pop music. Our equipment will surely add dazzling quality and immense warmth to the records in our facility.
Other equipment highlights are the revered Sony C800-G Microphone, Augspurger Duo 18″ Main Monitors 8361A “The Ones” Smart Active Monitors™ in white.
Maintaining high-end equipment is a crucial part of its very function. The components in these pieces are often designed to perform at high levels. Without maintenance many of these inner components deteriorate over time resulting in a reverse effect and ultimately reducing sound quality.
We service our gear religiously, providing routine checkups and vigorous stress tests to ensure peek performance. Our rooms are retuned as needed and our monitors are recalibrated to immaculate accuracy, allowing our clients to make crucial mix decisions without second-guessing.