Home Studio Registry: Dan Crabtree

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CSUPERNOVA4@AOL.COM
Primary use Secondary use Recording knowledge level MIDI knowledge level
Recording Recording High Average
Commonly work (with) Completed songs/demos/jingles
Co-writer More than 100

Future plans/projects

CURRENTLY HAVE 3 FULL LENGTH CD PROJECTS GOING. ALSO RECORD 5 SONG DEMO CD'S FOR BANDS SEEKING GIGS ABOUT TWICE A MONTH.

Guitars

Guitars: 
1958 ES 335, 1956 LES PAUL JR.,1987 LES PAUL STD, 1995 TELE THINLINE, 1999 SG SPECIAL, 1979 STRAT, 2000 JIMMIE VAUGHN STRAT, 1996 EPIPHONE CASINO, 1998 EPIPHONE SUPERNOVA, GRETCH SPARKLE JET REISSUE, RICKENBACKER 330 12 STRING, ALVAREZ KOA WOOD ACOUSTIC, MARTIN DC16, CUSTOM BUILT DAPHNE BLUE P-BASS, 2 1966 HUMMINGBIRDS--NATURAL AND CHERRY SUNBURST, SCHECTER C1 ELITE, 1999 LES PAUL 1960 CLASSIC, 1998 SUPER STRAT,2001 LES PAUL STD, 86 WINE RED LP CUSTOM, REISSUE 52 TELE,51 GIBSON SJ-200,

Keyboards

ALESIS QS6.1 ENSONIC ZR76.

Sound modules

NONE

Percussion

PEARL 5 PC. W/ 15 IN. ZILDJIAN HI HATS, 50'S ZILJIAN 20 IN. RIDE, SABIAN 18 AND 16 IN. CRASHES. ALESIS SR16 DRUM MACHINE.

Effects

YAMAHA REV500,MIDIVERB 2, DIGITECH 256XL, LEXICON MPX110,COMPRESSORS BY FOCUSRITE, CAD, BERINGHER, ALESIS,AND DBX. ALTEC LIMITER, CBS LIMITER,DBX DRUM VOLUMAX 4300 LIMITER,GATES,ALTEC VINTAGE EQ'S,UREI EQ'S

Microphones

CAD EQUITEK 200, NEUMANN TLM103,GROOVE TUBES AM51, APEX, AKG C1000 X2,SHURE BETA52,SM57'S BY THE DOZEN, AUDIO TECH. MINI CONDENSER. OCTAVA 012 AND 319, SENNHIESER E602, GRUNDIG STEREO MIC EV RE-20.

Mixing

CARVIN S/L40 INLINE CONSOLE USING PAIR OF FOCUSRITE PREAMPS.

Tape decks

ALESIS HDR24 HARD DISK. CD RECORDERS BY SONY,(RW33) AND PHILLPS 870, TEAC A-7030 HALFTRACK.

Hard disk recorders

ALESIS HDR24

Monitoring

EVENT ELECTRONICS 20/20 8IN. POWERED MONITORS, JBL CONTROL MONITORS,MID 70'S VINTAGE,POWERED BY PHASE LINEAR 400, CARVER 250 WATT AMP. KOSS, SONY, AND AKG PHONES.BOSE PLAYBACK SPKRS IN ALL ROOMS.

Additional equipment

HEATHKIT OSCILLOSCOPE, EBTECH HUM CANCELLER, KORG RACK TUNER, DIGITECH NOISE GATES.

Comments

I PLAN ON GOING TO A DIFFERENENT RECORDING MEDIA IN THE NOT TO DISTANT FUTURE BUT IM WAITING FOR THINGS TO SETTLE DOWN IN THAT RESPECT.FEEL FREE TO EMAIL ME ANYTIME WITH ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT GOOD OLD CONVENTIONAL RECORDING! MAYBE I CAN GET A FEW TIPS FROM YOU.