Our Studio

Our high end studios were designed by Thomas Joanjean from Northward Acoustics who’s provided us with the perfect studio acoustics needed for recording outstanding sound. We have a great lounge area where you can catch up and relax, and we also provide lodgings free of charge. Split Second Sound are located close to Amsterdam centre, with its many great pubs, restaurants and well known nightlife.

  • All
  • Studio 1
  • Live Room
  • Studio 2
  • Lounge

Gear List

Studio 1:

  • Acoustics by Thomas Jouanjean of northward acoustics, using the front-to-back principle
  • 52 channel analog amek media 51 desk fitted with 44 channels of neve preamps & neve eq plus 5.1 surround capability

ProTools:
  • 48 channels of SSL alphalink madi converters to/from ProTools via SSL deltalink madi
  • Protools 8 HD3 (with plugins like TC system6000 md3/McDSP/digidesign revibe/eventide/sonnox inflator/line6 pod farm II etc..)
  • Digidesign command 8

Monitoring:
  • ATC SCM200 ASL Pro main monitors
  • Genelec 1031 nearfields (5.1 set)
  • Genelec 7070a sub
  • Yamaha NS10 nearfields

Outboard:

Studio 2:

  • ProTools HD2
  • Genelec 1031 nearfields
  • Focusrite ISA 430 producers pack
  • Trident S20 preamp
  • Focusrite Twintrack Pro
  • Vocal Booth
  • Daylight
  • Airco

Liveroom:


Backline:
  • Marshall JCM 800 2203
  • Peavey 5150 mk1
  • Marshall JCM2000 DSL
  • Fender bandmaster 1970 (blackfaced)
  • Marshall JMP 1 preamp
  • ADA mp-1 preamp
  • Bogner 4 x 12 with 2 greenbacks & 2 vintage 30's
  • Marshall 4 x 12 with 2 greenbacks & 2 vintage 30's
  • Marshall 1960 AV 4 x 12 with celestion g12 vintage 70's
  • Marshall se-100 speaker sim
  • Sansamp bassdriver DI
  • Tama superstar hyperdrive custom
  • Tama Iron Cobra
  • Fender Rhodes MKII 73
  • Hagspiel baby grand piano
  • Lots of other amps & pedals (tubescreamer/muff/chorus/phaser etc)
  • Gaggia GD compact espresso machine

Mic's/DI's:
  • 2 x akg 414
  • 2 x akg 451
  • 1 x akg d112
  • 1 x neumann u87
  • 2 x rode ntk
  • 1 x rode nt-1
  • 4 x rode nt-5
  • 1 x beyer m88
  • 5 x beyer m201
  • 1 x shure beta 52
  • 5 x shure sm 57
  • 2 x shure sm 58
  • 1 x shure sm7
  • 3 x sennheiser md421
  • 3 x sennheiser e604
  • 1 x sennheiser e606
  • 1 x ev pl-6
  • 1 x audix d6
  • 1 x ADK A51s
  • 1 x behringer ECM8000
  • 2 x superlux CMH8A
  • 2 x secret ambience  mic's
  • 4 x BSS ar-133 DI
  • 9 x Ddrum triggers (2 x kick, 2 x snare, 5 x toms)
  • 2 x Large boomstands
  • Quiet ducted aircosystem with fresh air supply.