Retro City Studios

6120 Greene Street Philadelphia, PA 19144 267-335-4514

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UPDATED: 1/6/18


Neve 8128 (32 Channel)
W/ Direct outs and output trim on each channel
*Recapped and serviced by and Louis Benedetti


Pro Tools HD Native PCIe
Pro Tools HD 12
Logic Pro X
Mac Pro 12 Core 3.33Ghz (Intel Westmere) 32 Gigs Ram

AD/DA Conversion:

Antelope Audio Orion HD
32 Analog In/32 Analog Out (Plus additional 64 Channels of digital I/O via MADI/ADAT)
*Can be fully synced with guest DAW via USB3


MCI JH16 2″ 16 Track with Autolocate III (Maintained by Jeff Chestak)
*Please give advanced notice, call about used vs new tape prices.


Neve 8128 (x28)
API 515 (x10)
API 312c
RCA BA-31c(x4)
RCA BA-31b(x4)
Focusrite ISA (x8)
60′s Quad 8 (Racked with 48v & Phase) (x5)
Universal Audio 710d (x4)


SPL 2381


Hear Technologies Hearback System
Hearback Mixers (x6)


Focal Twin6 Be
Yamaha NS10m (with Adcom 555 amp)
Avantone Mixcube
JBL 4311WX (with Lafayette amp)


Neve 8128 EQ (x32)
Empirical Labs Distressor
UREI 1176
DBX 162 Stereo
DBX 160
API 525
Chameleon Labs 7720 Stereo
CBS Broadcast(x2)
GATES Tube Limiter
DBX 163
API 550b
Amek EQ (x10)


Roland Space Echo-201(x2)
Roland Chorus Echo SRE-555
Sony DSP V55m
Electro Voice EVT54500 Spring Reverb
Revox 8700 Tape Delay
Korg Drv 3000 80′s Echo (x2)


RCA 44
Coles 4038 (Matched Stereo Pair)
Neumann U87
Neumann M147
Gefell MT71 (Matched Stereo Pair)
Gefell M900 (Matched Stereo Pair)
Earthworks TC30 (Matched Stereo Pair)
Electro Voice RE 20
Electro Voice 630
Beyerdynamic M201
Beyerdynamic Soundstar Mk2
Telefunken M82
AKG D12e (original)
AKG C451(x2)
AKG C214
AKG C1000(x2)
AKG D112
Sennheiser MD421 (x4)
Sennheiser MD441 U
Sennheiser E835
Altec 654a (x2)
Unidyne 55 (original)
Shure SM7b (x2)
Shure Beta52
Shure SM57 (x6)
Shure SM58 (X4)
GT55 LDC (x2)


Waves Gold Bundle
Waves Renaissance Bundle
Waves SSL 4000 Bundle
Waves Scheps 73
Waves Vocal Rider
Waves DBX 160
Sound Toys 5 Bundle
Synchro Arts VocALighn 3
Antares Auto Tune
Steven Slate Trigger 2
Celemony Melodyne Editor 4
Avid BF Classic Compressors Bundle
Avid Moogerfooger Bundle
Massey (TD5,CT5,Tape Head,L2007)


Countryman Type 85 DI (x2)
Focusrite ISA (x4)
Jensen Stereo Transformer DI
Jensen Custom Mono Re-amp Box (W/ gain and phase)
Custom Stereo to Mono Summing box
Sans Amp Bass DI


Baldwin Full Upright (Maintained by Cunningham Piano Co.)


Hammond A100 (with Leslie)
Wurlitzer 200A
’73 Fender Rhodes Mark 1 (with Original Speaker)
MicroKORG Synth
Magnus Electric Chord Organ
Yamaha PSR-510 Keyboard


1966 Blackface Fender Bassman (Original Hand Wired)
1978 Silverface Fender Twin Reverb (Original Hand Wired))
1965 Blackface Fender Twin Reverb (Reissue)
1995 Fender Blues Deluxe
1998 Fender Blues Deville
2015 Fender Hot Rod Deluxe III
1981 Music Man HD 150
1983 Marshall JCM 800 2203 (Reissue)
2001 Marshall JCM2000 DSL 100
1979 Roland Jazz Chorus 120
1995 Mesa Dual Rectifier
Avatar Custom Cab with 4 Celestion 12″ Greenbacks
Marshall 1960a 4×10 Cab
Marshall JCM900 4×10 Cab
Ampeg SVT Classic
Ampeg SVT-3
Ampeg SVT-450
Gallien Kruegger 800RB
Ampeg 8×10 Cab
Ampeg Cube “15
Mesa Dual 15 Cab
Kustom Cab with 2 15″ Jensen C15N 50Watts
Avatar B410 NEO Bass Cabinet
70′s Marshall AVT 4×12 Speaker Cab


1983 Fender American Stratocaster Standard
1959 Fender American Stratocaster Standard (Reissue w/ SD Antiquity Humbuckers)
1989 Fender Custom Shop Fender Stratocaster
1992 Fender Stratocaster Standard (w/ 57′ Humbucker)
1999 Fender Mustang CIJ
2004 Fender American Custom Telecaster
2008 Gibson Les Paul Studio (w/ Burstbucker Pros)
2004 Gibson SG Special (w/ SD Invader)
2005 Fender American P-Bass
2011 Fender American 5 String Jazz Bass
Epiphone SG 1966 G400 (w/ EMG ZW Actives)
Fender Telecoustic Acoustic/Electric Guitar
Washburn Banjo


1972 Ludwig Classic Maple Kit (24×16,13×9,16×16)
1999 DW Collectors Maple Kit (22×18,8×7,10×8,12×9,14×12,16×14)
2013 C&C Player Date Big Beat 2 7-ply mpl/mahog/mpl (24×14,16×15,13×8)
1977 Yamaha Recording Custom Birch Kit (22×16,10×8,12×9,14×12,16×16)
1941 Ludwig Kick Drum (26×14)
Ludwig Supraphonic Snare (14×5)
Ludwig Supraphonic Snare (14×6.5)
Ludwig Black Beauty Snare (14×6.5)
Ludwig Acrolite Snare (14×5)
Maryland Drums Maple Snare (14×6)
Gretch Maple Snare (14×8)
Pearl Super Sensitive Snare (13×5.5)
Pearl Chad Smith Signature Snare (14×5)
DW 5000 Single Pedal / DW 5000 Double Pedal
Tama Iron Cobra Single Pedal / Tama Speed King Double
DW 9000 Series Hardware / Yamaha Single and Double Braced Hardware
22′ Zildjian Medium Ride, 19″ & 20″ Zildjian A Customs, 17″ Zildjian Medium Crash,
18″ Sabian Manhattan Ride, 20″ Paiste 2002, 13″ Zildjian A Custom Hats,
14″ Zildjian K Hats, 14″ Zildjian New Beat Hats, 15″ Paiste Giant Beat Hats,
14″ Sabian AAX Hats
Lots of various hand percussion
Hi Hat Mount and Hand Held Tambourines


Electro Harmonix Big Muff
Electro Harmonix Wiggler Tremolo/Vibrato
Ibanez TS-9 Tube Screamer(x2)
Ibanez F27 Fuzz/Distortion
Line 6 DL 4 Delay Guitar Effects Pedal
Boss RV-5 Digital Reverb
Boss DD-2 Digital Delay(x2)
Boss TU-2 Chromatic Tuner(x2)
Voodoo Lab Pedal Power 2-Plus Power Supply
Crybaby Wah Pedal
Boss GE-7 EQ

Note* This List is up to date as of 1/6/18. **The equipment on this list is in good working order and available for use with rental. Some equipment may be unavailable due to repair, service, etc.. please let us know in advance if there is anything specific you would like for you session and we will try to accommodate.

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