Microphones:

Available for use at Cosher Recording Studios, Cape Town, are a selection of microphones each with different capabilities and purposes. The AKG rhythm pack professional drum microphone set contains everything you need to professionally pick up a complete drum set. More than this, the microphones can be used for milking percussion, bass and guitar amps, brass, woodwinds and other instruments. Included in this set is the D112 with the well deserved reputation of the best kick drum microphone ever made.
Other microphones include a pair of AKG C1000S’s, Shure SM57’s and SM 58, a Rode NT2000 and the Avantone CV12

Microphone stands:

There are a large number and variety of stands for the microphones. These include 4 Samson MB1 short boom stands, 4 Hercules 335B Boom stands, a Gator Desktop stand, and a Gator Boom stand. Not to forget the upside down stand that suspends the vocal mic from the ceiling of the vocal booth.

Mixing Desk:

The Allen and Heath QU-24 desk at Cosher Recording Studios, Cape Town, is a 24 channel digital mixing desk which has all the control any project might need. With a responsive touch screen, 25 motor faders and acc plainer AnalogiQ recallable preamps, this desk combines exceptional ease of use with class-leading audio performance.

Monitors:

KRK VXT 6 inch active monitoring speakers are regarded as the leaders in near-field flat response monitoring.

Software:

Protools 11 is used by our Producer in the studio along with Native instruments Komplete 10, all on a Mac. Cuebase 5 is also available for use if needed and is used by our band sound engineer and producer at Cosher Recording Studios, Cape Town.

Midi Controller:

Roland Edirol PCR-500 midi controller.

Headphones:

There is a 6 channel HeadAmp Pro, which sends 6 different headphone mixes to respective headphone outputs on the patch bays in the vocal booth and live rooms. There are 6 KRK 6400 professional studio headphones along with a number of extension cables. All 6 headphone mixes can also be listened to in the control room. The AKG K612 headphones are used for mixing.

DJ:

The 4 channel DJ Controller called the Numark Mixtrack Quad is the perfect tool for DJ lessons or seamless DJ mixing. It can be mapped to be used with any DJ software, but in the studio it is used with Virtual DJ.

DI Box:

A Radial pro D2 Stereo Passive DI Box is used in the studio to balance any signal that needs it.