Home Studio Registry: Ari Antila


1958 Gibson Les Paul VOS, Schecter Standard Strat Custom Shop, Fender Strat American Std with Lindy Fralin Blues Special pickups, Gibson SG std -72, Taylor 414CE acoustic steel str, K.Yairi acoustic nylon str, JV Squier Telecaster, one highstring acoustic, Ibanez GT bass, Reno Strat:-) with EMG Vintages for slides, Bouzouki, Russian Domra, Russian Mandolin, Ovation MCS148-H Mandolin


Korg M1

Sound modules

Proteus FX, Proteus VintageKeys+, Ketron SD2


Alesis D4, Roland Octapad II


Digitech StudioQuad, ART DPS DI/O tube micpreamp, Ibanez DDL Digital Delay, Marshall Gov'nor "MK1", Ethos Overdrive TLE, Vox 847 wah, 70's vintage Colorsound wah-swell, Electro-Harmonix Hot Tubes, Boss CS-3 compressor/sustainer, Line6 Delay Modeler, Boss FV-5 volume, Ernie Ball Jr volume, Ibanez FL9 flanger, Barber Tonepress compressor, Crowther Audio Hotcake od., Schaller TR tremolo, Wampler Faux spring reverb, Wampler Paisley Drive, Korg Pitchblack tuner


Shure, AKG, Behringer, Sennhiser, Samson


Behringer DDX 3216 and Samson 2242 (for monitoring)

Tape decks

Tascam TSR-8 8-track (1/2 inch),Kenwood KX-660HX, Sony MD (MDS-S37)

Hard disk recorders

RME Fireface 800, 56-Channel, 24-Bit 192 kHz FireWire Audio Interface + Behringer ADA8000 Ultragain Pro-8 digital


Genelec 1030A, Kenwood KA-57 amp. Marantz spkr.,AKG K240 / Sennheiser HD430 headph., some Sony consumer speakers for reference, Shure PSM 400 Wireless Personal Monitor System


Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 3 GHz, 4Gb RAM, 1TB+1TB+500Gb HD + 500GB + 1TB + 1,5TB USB, LG GSA 4167B DVD +RW/-RW/DVD-RAM burner, 17" Viewsonic 171b TFT + LG L2000CN 20" LCD monitors

Music software

Cakewalk Sonar x1 Producer, Presonus Studio One 2 Artist, Sonic Foundry SoundForge 10.0, +plugins, Sonic Foundry CD-Architect, Izotope Ozone 5, Celemony Melodyne for pitch shifting and time stretching, XLN Audio Addictive Drums Drum Production Studio, Toontracks EZDrummer and Superior Drummer, Cakewalk Dimension Pro, Maz Sound Vsampler, IK Multimedia Miroslav Philharmonic, IK Multimedia Sonik Synth, Native Instruments Guitar Rig 4 Pro,

Additional equipment

RedPlate CosmicDust combo, Koch Twintone 50W combo, Fender Super Reverb -65, Vox Tonelab SE pedal, Marshall JMP1 midi tube preamp, Ampeg B25-B bass head, VOX Escort miniamp (from early 70's), Marshall JCM 800 cab.,Marshall JCM 1960 cab, Walter Special accordeon, Hohner harps, trumpet etc.
Primary use Secondary use
Commercial work Demos
Recording level MIDI level
Above average Above average
Commonly work (with) Completed songs/demos/jingles
Other musicians More than 100