Home Studio Registry: David DeGroat

Future plans/projects

Someday finish a complete album.


1978 gibson ES-175, 2005 Ayers Acs Acoustic guitar, 1985 Fender Broadcaster, 1982 Ibanez AM-50, 1979 Doc Froc. OLP E-Bass


I'm a guitar player.

Sound modules

Roland GR-30


Steinberg Groove Agent


I sold them all, I only have floor pedals for live gigs, otherwise I use plug-ins.


Neumann TLM 103, Rode NT-1, Rode NT-3, Rode NT-5 stereo pair, Groove Tubes GT55, Fame Bass drum Mike, Shure SM-57, Generic SB-57


Fostex VF-16

Hard disk recorders

Fostex VF-16


Event Tuned Reference 8, Headphones AKG K240 DF, AKG K141,


AMD Athlon 2400+, 1x 160 GB 7200, 1x 80 GB 7200, 1500 MB ram

Music software

Cubase SX, Hypersonic 1, Band in a box, Guitar Pro 5.1, Finale Guitar

Additional equipment

RME Digi 96 Audio Card, RME Octamic D Mic Preamp and ADAT converter, FMR Really nice Preamp,FMR Really nice Compressor, TL Audio 5050 Valve Pre-amp and compressor Ivory Series, Xotic RC-Booster,Xotic AC Booster, Boss RV-3 Delay Reverb,Digitech Jam Man Looper,Line 6 DL-4 Delay Modeler, Pro Co Rat, Boss Chorus Ensemble,Boss Dynamic Wah,Ernie Ball Stereo Volume Pedal,Guitar amps: 1974 Fender Deluxe Reverb, 1950's Gibson Hawk, Fender Pro Junior Tweed amp, AER Compact 60 Acoustic amp etc.

Additional notes

My studio is used generally for my demos, teaching purposes, but I also do live recordings. In Jazz, Classical. Rock, etc.

Primary use Secondary use
Demos Recording
Recording level MIDI level
Above average Average
Commonly work (with) Completed songs/demos/jingles
Other musicians 21-40