Studio A

MegaSound Studios is a professional recording studio located in Mid-Town Ventura, CA.  featuring the best of both vintage analog and modern digital tools. Music is our passion, and we focus on your project producing the warmth and big sound from the Neve 8108.

Control Room

Live Tracking Room

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  • Our main tracking room is equipped with the "Monster"  Multi-Platinum Neve 8108 48-Channel Inline Analog Recording Console that brought you many of the 80's Mega-Hit's. Famously from Music Grinder Studios & Conway Studios.

MIXERS
RECORDERS
  • Antelope Orion32 HD 192khz A-D convertor  

  • Neve 8108 48 channel

  • Neve 8108 32 channel

  • Trident 65 sidecar 8 channel

  • Otari MTR90 2" tape machine 24 channel

  • Tascam 42 B mixdown tape machine 2 channel

  • Mac based Studios

  • Sony PCM 800 DAT 8 channel

  • Tascam DA-20 MK II 

  • 32 channel Recording Snake

  • Protools equiped and more than all of the essential plugins; Waves Mercury Bundle, SoundToys, Softube Audio, Oxford, Izotope, and onboard plugins with the Antelope.

MICROPHONES
  • Stereo pair Neumann TLM102

  • Neumann U87 AI

  • Neumann TLM 103

  • EV RE-20 

  • EV Vintage 664

  • Groove Tube 1B tube mic

  • EV 658 L

  • Rode NT-1A Pair

  • Rode NT 2-A

  • Shure Super 55

  • KSM 27

  • SM 7 B

  • SM 57 Unidyne 3

  • SM 57 & 58 many

  • Shure Beta 52

  • Sennheiser MKH 416 Boom/Shotgun

  • AKG D 112

  • MXL 860 Ribbon Pair

  • CAD 24 Pair

  • Additional Mics Upon Request

MONITORING
  • Yamaha NS-10m  Nearfield Monitors 

  • Yamaha HS-50m Powered Nearfield Monitors

  • Urei 809 Stero Monitors

  • JBL 3 Series MK II Powered Monitors

INSTRUMENTS
  • PDP DW  Concept Maple 7 pc

  • DW Custom 805  6 pc

  • TAMA Vintage 80's Rockstar 5 pc

  • PDP Platinum Series 14"

  • 1972 Slingerland Steel Shell 14"

  • Pork Pie ported 13"

  • DDrum 13"

  • TAMA Rockstar 14"

  • DW Concept Maple 14"

  • Cable Baby Grand Piano 1905

  • 1959 Hammond M3/ Leslie #122 model speaker

  • 1965 Fender Rhodes sparkle top 73 Series

  • Marshall Amplifiers

  • 150 H Valvestate 

  • VS 265 Combo

  • JCM 2000 Duel Super Lead

  • Laney Amplifiers

  • GH 120 Half Stack

  • GC 30 Combo Amp

  • Fender Deluxe 85 Combo

  • Vintage Gibson Combo Amp

  • CRATE Amplifiers

  • Stealth all tube 50 Watt head

  • GX900 H Solid StateHead

  • 2channel GTD 120 combo amp

  • Base amp SWR Working Mans 2004 base Head

  • Gk Backline 210 with 410 cabinet

  • Multiple 4-12 speaker cabinets

OUTBOARD GEAR
  • DBX 160 Compressor

  • Alesis 3630 Compressor

  • 2x 1176 Universal Audio (Stereo Limiter/Compressor)

  • DBX 266 A Stereo Compressor

  • Drawmer Quad Gate 404

  • Rocktron Hush II C

  • Antares AVPI Vocal Processer (autotune)

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(Our NS-10m's at the Famous Sound City Studio.)