John Kilgore Sound & Recording

Phone
1(212) 245-4623
Email
john@johnkilgore.com
Website
Notes
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130 W 29th St., New York, NY 10001

Engineer(s)
John Kilgore
Production Head(s)
N/A
# of Studio Locations
1
Rooms
2

About This Studio

John is a two-time Grammy-winning and Emmy-nominated recording engineer

Services

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Gallery

Features

Mics Include

Tube Condenser Microphones:
1 AKG C12a (nuvistor)
1 Altec “Lipstick” with omni capsule
1 Neumann U 47
2 Neumann M 49 (matched pair)
2 Neumann U 67
1 Neumann UM 57
2 Neumann KM 54
2 Schoeps M 221b
1 Sony C37a
2 Telefunken USA ELA M260 (matched pair)

Dynamic Microphones:
1 AKG D 112
1 AKG D 202 E
2 AKG D 1000 E
2 Beyer M 88 (special edition matched pair)
2 Electrovoice RE 20
1 Electrovoice RE 15
3 Electrovoice PL 6
5 Sennheiser MD 421
2 Sennheiser MD 441
2 Sennheiser MD 409 (matched pair)
6 Shure SM 57
2 Shure SM 58
1 Shure SM7b
1 Western Electric 633A “saltshaker”

Solid State Condenser Microphones:
2 AKG 414B-ULS
2 AKG 451/CK1 (2 CK8 shotgun capsules available)
2 AKG 460/CK61
4 Neumann U 87Ai
1 Neumann U 87 (1984)
1 Neumann KM 86
2 Neumann KM 84i (83 omni capsules available)
1 Neumann KMS 105
1 Neumann U 89
1 Neumann TLM 170
1 Neumann U 47fet
4 Oktava MK-012 with omni, cardioid, hypercardioid capsules
4 Sennheiser MKH 80
4 Sennheiser MKH 40
4 Sennheiser MKH 20
2 Sennheiser MKE 2 / K3 U

Ribbon Microphones:
3 Beyer M 160
2 Coles 4038
1 RCA 44BX
2 RCA 77D
1 RCA 77DX

Other Equipment

Pro Tools
Mac Pro 2019 7,13.3GHz 12‑core Intel
Catalina and Pro Tools 202.12
C | 24 control surface
1 Avid 8×8 HD I/O,
1 Avid 16×16 HD I/O
24 analog inputs
24 analog outputs
(Additional HD I/Os available as rental)
1 Sync HD
1 HDX Card

Microphone Preamplifiers
8 BAE 1066D (preamps and EQ)
4 Heritage HA73X2 ELITE (preamps only)
1 UA 8110 – 8 channels
1 AEA RPQ2 – 2 channels
1 Neve Portico – 2 channels
1 Valvotronics custom stereo tube mic preamp
6 Valvotronics D-19 tube mic preamp/direct box
1 Grace model 801 (8 preamps)

Outboard Gear
1 CBS Audimax compressor
2 dbx 165A compressors
1 Altec 436C tube compressors, EMI mods
1 UREI 1176 LN rev F compressor/limiter
2 Urei LA3a compressor/limiters
1 Stamm Audio SA2A compressor/limiter
2 Valvotronics Gain Ryder 3 Tube compressor/limiters

Miscellaneous
Hearback 8 channel cue system
Sennheiser HD280 headphones
Custom TT Patchbay by Audio Accessories
Mogami wire throughout
Facility designed by Francis Manzella of FM Designs
Construction by Technical Structures.
Construction completed 7/1/2002

Other Features

Source Connect
N/A
SAG/AFTRA Approved
YES
Accessible by mass transit (less than 3 blocks from nearest transit stop)
N/A
Other accommodations and notes
N/A

Accessibility

Studio is wheelchair accessible?
N/A
Booth is wheelchair accessible?
N/A
Able to accommodate talent with visual disabilities?
N/A
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