• Artists, Bands, Film Directors and Voice-Over Artists come to Oakwood Recording Studios to capture and mix their tracks through our 72-channel recording console, partake from our collection of new and vintage microphones supported by an incredible selection of outboard gear, and work with experienced professionals who care deeply about their craft and the quality of their work. With multiple rooms and our ground-breaking customizable acoustics design, we can accommodate nearly any type of music or audio project. Paying close attention to our clients' needs, we place an emphasis on comfort, creativity, and hospitality.

  • Studio Equipment

    Recording Console
    - 72 channels, built into production desk
    - Full dynamic and snapshot automation w/ motorized faders
    - 12 channels of internal effects by TC Electronic and Acuma Labs
    - Compressor, Gate, and 4-band EQ on 48 channels
    - Apogee sync and UV22 digital word reduction processing throughout

    Outboard Analog Hardware
    - Millennia Media STT-1 Origin (2):  preamp, equalizer, and compressor in each unit w/ your choice of vintage Telefunken tubes or solid state electronics
    - Empirical Labs EL8-X Distressor w/ Brit mod (2)
    - API 3124+
    - Neve 517
    - Vintech 573 [Neve 1073 clone] (4)
    - Universal Audio 2-610 tube preamp
    - Chandler Limited Germanium (2)
    - Shadow Hills MonoGAMA
    - Avalon AD2022
    - Radial Engineering J48 Active Direct Box
    - Radial Engineering JCR Studio Reamper

    Effects Units & Plugins
    - TC Electronic System 6000 multichannel effects processor
    - TC Electronic Powercore Firewire
    - iZotope RX Advanced, Ozone, Stutter Edit, Alloy, Trash, and Nectar
    - Waves Platinum Bundle & Bass Rider
    - Soundtoys (all)
    - Audioease Altiverb & Speakerphone
    - Celemony Melodyne Editor
    - IK Multimedia Amplitube
    - PSP Audioware Vintage Warmer
    - Camel Audio Camel Crusher, Camel Phat, and Camel Space
    - Prosoniq Orange Vocoder
    - TAL Chorus 60, Chorus LX, Vocoder, Flanger, Reverb
    - Antares Filter, Tube, and AutoTune
    - Blue Cat Audio bundle
    - DrMS Mid-Side Processor
    - Apogee UV-22HR dithering

    Universal Audio UAD-2 10-core DSP hardware/plugin combo processing platform
    - Compressors: 
    Tube-Tech CL1B, Fairchild 670, Teletronix LA-2A, Teletronix LA-3A, Universal Audio 1176LN, Dbx 160, Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor
    - Equalizers:
    Pultec, Pultec Pro, Manley Massive Passive, Millennia Media NSEQ-2, API 550, API 560, Neve 1073, Cambridge
    - Console Channels:
    Neve 88RS, API Vision, SSL E Series
    - Other Outboard Gear:
    Studer A800 Tape Recorder, Ampex ATR-102, SPL Transient Designer, SPL TwinTube, Little Labs Voice of God Bass Processor
    - Effects:
    Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb, EMT 140 Plate Reverb, RealVerb Pro, DreamVerb, Roland Dimension D Chorus, Boss CE-1 Chorus pedal, Ibanez Tube Screamer TS808

    Standalone Software Applications
    - Steinberg Nuendo
    - Steinberg Cubase
    - Avid ProTools HD
    - Sony SoundForge
    - Sony CD Architect
    - iZotope RX Advanced audio restoration software

  • Microphones
    - Neumann U87
    - Neumann M147 Tube
    - Neumann TLM-49
    - Royer R-121
    - Mojave Audio MA-300
    - Mojave Audio MA-100
    - Schoeps CMC64 (2)
    - AKG C414B-ULS (2)
    - AKG SolidTube
    - AKG D112
    - AKG D3700 (3)
    - Sennheiser MD421 (3)
    - Sennheiser e609
    - Earthworks Z30X (2)
    - Shure SM7b
    - Shure SM57 (several)
    - Shure SM57 right-angle

    Additional Outboard Gear
    - Apogee Rosetta A/D Converter
    - M-Audio DigiPatch digital patchbay
    - DBX PB-48 TRS patchbay (2)
    - Switchcraft XLR patchbay (2)
    - Tascam 3-head master cassette recorder
    - Gemini turntable
    - Akai X800 reel to reel & 8-track tape decks
    - Gibson GA-5 Skylark 1960’s tube combo amp with tube tremolo
    - Marshall 1960A Lead 4x12 guitar cabinet
    - Misc. world instruments
    - Mogami and Canare cabling with Neutrik and Switchcraft connectors throughout
    - Furman power conditioners connected to isolated “star” grounded supply

    MIDI and Virtual Instruments
    - Kurzweil PC3k8 master controller, synth, & sampler
    - Korg Triton synth & sampler
    - Roland Juno DI synth
    - AKAI MPD18 drum pad controller
    - Spectrasonics Omnisphere & Trilian
    - Camel Audio Alchemy
    - Propellerheads Reason
    - Arturia ARP2600V
    - Synthony Ivory II
    - Modartt Pianoteq
    - Native Instruments Alicia’s Keys
    - Toontrack EZkeys Upright Piano
    - Native Instruments Vintage Organs
    - EastWest Hollywood Strings Diamond
    - EastWest Hollywood Brass Diamond
    - Bolder Sounds (various libraries)
    - Toontrack EZdrummer and Superior Drummer (20+ drum kits)
    - Steinberg Groove Agent
    - Heavyocity Damage
    - many others

    Audio Monitors
    - Klein+Hummel O300 (2) Full-range 3-way Powered Studio Monitors
    - Klein+Hummel O800 Powered Studio Subwoofer
    - Yamaha MSP5 (2)
    - JBL LSR4326P (2)
    - Audio-Technica ATH-M50 (2) studio headphones
    - Audio-Technica ATH-M50x (2) studio headphones
    - AKG K301 studio headphones
    - Sony MDR-7506 tracking headphones (4)
    - Furman headphone distribution system
    - Cars, boombox, etc. (We always listen on a variety systems when creating a final master to make sure your mix sounds great in the real world too!)

    Video Monitors
    - 50" Panasonic Kuro Plasma TV
    - 32" Samsung LED TV
    - 22" ASUS widescreen LED display (2)