A brief look into the equipment that helps Naughty Dog Studio shape the music in the studio.

Gear


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Hardware

  • Apple iMac computer
  • Yamaha NS-10s and Kenleigh studio monitors powered by Alesis Audio amps

Preamps

  • Universal Audio Apollo
  • Universal Audio Apollo 8p
  • Universal Audio 6176 hardware unit
  • (includes UA 610B preamp and 1176 LN compressor)

Software

  • Logic Pro X
  • Pro Tools 12
  • Universal Audio console and plug ins
  • Slate Digital plug ins
  • Melodyne
  • Omnisphere and Trillian synths

Microphones/Accessories

  • Shure SM7B, SM57
  • Audix D2, D4, D6, I5
  • AKG Perception 220, Perception 170 (pair), D112, C1000, C3000
  • Neumann U-87 clone
  • Cloudlifter CL-1, Radial DI box, Radial JS-3, RNC compressor

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Amps/Instruments

  • Fender Strat (Mexican)
  • Gretsch Electromatic w/ Bigsby
  • Epiphone Les Paul Standard
  • Breedlove Acoustic Bass
  • Schecter Tempest (Seymour Duncan SN-2/SH-5 coil tapped)
  • Schecter C-1 Hellraiser (EMG 89/81)
  • Fender P Bass
  • Fender Jazz fretless bass
  • Ernie Ball Sterling 4 and 5 string basses
  • G&L Tribute Bass
  • Great Divide acoustic guitar
  • Orange TH-30
  • Fender Vibrochamp
  • Fender Blues Jr.
  • Zildjian A and A Custom cymbals
  • Gibson Skylark
  • Vox AC4
  • Mesa Triple Rectifier
  • Mark Bass 800
  • PDP Drums
  • SWR SM900
  • SWR Headlight
  • SWR 2×10 cab
  • SWR 4×10 cab
  • Mesa 4×12 cab
  • Whitebox Custom 2×12 cab

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