ABOUT RED PLANET STUDIOS

Red Planet Studios, in Staten Island, NY, was co-founded by Jaybee (Jordan Barone) and Stefan Barone. It serves as the headquarters for all Red Planet Records’ artists and affiliates, methodically constructed to deliver quality content.

The studio’s chief engineer, Jaybee, earned his Audio Technology diploma from SAE Institute NY, and has completed internships with Premier Studios and Blastoff Productions, both in the heart of Times Square, NYC. While earning his degree, Jaybee was selected to attend the prestigious Mix With The Masters seminars at Studio La Fabrique (Avignon, France) to study with the legendary Young Guru. Besides serving as the Chief Engineer at Red Planet Studios, he currently holds a full time position engineering position at Blastoff Productions.


BOOKING

Red Planet Studios offers professional recording, mixing, and mastering services. Although most projects are completed at Red Planet Studios or Blastoff Productions (depending on budget, preference, location feasibility, etc), Red Planet Records is affiliated with additional studios throughout New York City. Please contact us to discuss your upcoming project, as we look forward to exploring all options available in accommodating your needs.


EQUIPMENT LIST

*As Per Request

HARDWARE


Interfaces & Processing
- Universal Audio Apollo 8P Quad UAD-2
- Universal Audio UAD-2 QUAD Satellite DSP Processor
- Avid MBox Pro (3rd generation
Avid Fast Track Duo

Microphones
- Mojave Audio MA-1000 Tube condenser microphone
- OktavaMod U87 (Rode NT-1A conversion) large diaphragm condenser microphone
- (2) AKG C414 XL II condenser microphone (Stereo Pair)
- Telefunken D77 Stereo dynamic microphone*
- (6) Shure SM57 dynamic microphone
- (5) Shure SM58 dynamic (2 wireless GLX-D) microphone

- Shure Beta-52a
- Sennheiser SX wireless dynamic microphone*
- Sony F-VG10 dynamic microphone
- Electro-Voice RE10 dynamic cardioid*
- ION dynamic microphone*
- Rode NT-1A condenser microphone
- Technica AT4033a condenser microphone
- AKG C2000b condenser microphone*

Preamps
- BAE 1073 MPL Pre-Amp
- UAD unison technology plugins
- dbx 286a Mic Pre-Amp/Processor
- ART Pro MPA Pre-Amp
- Tube MP Studio Pre-ampsART(2)

Dynamics
- WARM Audio WA76 Limiting Amplifier Compressor
- (2-Stereo Pair) dbx 560a Compressor

 


Effects
- Yamaha SPX90 Effects Processor
- Effects Pedals (see Accessories)

Other
- Workhorse 500 Series Chassis with Summing
- AmpRadial
- RNDI  Rupert Neve Designs
- Radial ProRMP Re-Amping Device

Studio Monitors & Headphones
-(2) Mackie HR824 monitors
- (2) Yamaha NS10M Studio monitors
- (2) KRK Rokit 5 g3 monitors
- (2) M-Audio BX5 d2 monitors
- Mackie Big Knob
- AKG K240 Studio Headphones
- AKG K-110M Stereo Headphones

Keyboards/Controller & Synths
- (2) Akai Professional MPK88 (fully weighted) keyboard/MIDI controller
Korg MS-20 mini Semi-modular Analog Synthesizer
Akai Professional APC20 Ableton Controller
Casio WK-500
Yamaha PSR-292 (61 keys) keyboard station
M-Audio Radium (61 keys) MIDI controller
Akai Professional LPK25 Laptop Performance Mini Keyboard*
- Akai Professional MPK Mini Laptop Production Keyboard*
Korg nanoKONTROL 2
Korg MicroKey 25 Key USB Keyboard Controller
Kawai K1 II Synthesizer and MIDI Controller

 


Sound Modules, Samplers & Drum Machines
- (3) Ensoniq ASR-10 Rack Mount sampler
Roland R-8 Drum Machine
Korg TR-Rack
Novation Supernova II Rack Mount synthesizer
Yamaha Motif-Rack
Roland XV-3080
E-mu Xtreme Lead
E-mu Mo Phatt
E-mu Proteus

DJ Mixers, Turntable, Controllers & CDJ’s
Numark NS7III controller
Numark NS6 Controller
Gemini PT-2100
Numark TTUSB Turntable
Crosley CR2405C Director Turntable and CD Recorder
ION USB Turntble
Memorex USB Turntable
Hercules DJ Control MP3 e2
- (2) Numark Axis 4 CDJ’s
Gemini PMX-1400 Stereo Mixer
 

External Recorders & Tape Machines
- Pioneer RT-1020L (¼ in tape machine)
- HHB CD-R 850
- (3) Alesis ADAT type ii with control

Live Mixers
Phonic MM 1002a

SOFTWARE


3rd Party Plugins
- Native Instruments Komplete Ultimate 10 Bundle
- UAD Plug-Ins
- Analog Classics Plus Bundle
- Universal Audio 1176
- Universal Audio LA-2A
- Studer A800 Tape Machine
- Manley VOXBOX Channel Strip
- Neve 1073 Preamp and EQ Collection
- Neve 88RS Channel Strip Collection
- API Vision Channel Strip Collection
- Ocean Way Studios
Waves Complete V9 Bundle
- Antares Complete Bundle
- iZotope omplete Bundle
- Synchro Arts Vocalign Pro
- McDSP Complete Bundle
- FabFilter Total Bundle
- Arturia V Collection 4
- Soundtoys Native Effects Bundle
- Melodyne Editor
- & Much More

DAW’s/Applications
- Pro Tools 10.3.8
- Pro Tools 11
- Ableton Live 9.7 Suite
- Logic Pro X
- Max/MSP 7
- Mixed In Key
- Serato DJ and Itch 2.1*
- Virtual DJ 8 and 7 Full*

iOS Applications
- Fruity Loops Studio Mobile HD
- Native Instruments iMaschine 2 with all 36 Expansion Packs

INSTRUMENTS


Amps
- Estey Electronics Inc., Model 211 Lyric amp
- Fender Frontman 25R
- Crate GT15

Percussion
- Ghanaian Atumpan Ashanti Tribe Talking Drum (from Kumasi, Ghana)
- Ecuadorian Wood Shaker (from Otavalo, Ecuador)
- Ecuadorian Wood Rain Stick (from Otavalo, Ecuador)
- Latin Percussions CP Bongo/Conga

Woodwinds
- Peruvian Pan Flute (13 tube)

Speakers
- (2) JBL PRX715*

Piano
- Story & Clark Upright Piano (1966 model)

String
- Early 1970’s Kimberly Electric Guitar (6 String)
- Epiphone Model DOT VS Electric Guitar (6 String)
Epiphone Hummingbird Pro/FC Acoustic Guitar (6 String)
- Early 1970’s Yamaha FG-110 Acoustic Guitar (6 String)
- ION Discover electric USB/MIDI Guitar (6 String)
- (2) SBCA Electric Mandolin (8 String)

Pedals
- BOSS GE-7 Graphic EQ
- iSP Decimator II Noise Reduction Pedal
- MXR M222 Talkbox must supply own voice tubing
- Akai Professional Headrush E2 looping Pedal
- Cry Baby Model GCB95 Wah-Wah Pedal
- Digitech cRP50 Modeling Guitar Processor

ACOUSTICS


Wall & Door Treatment
- Roxul Safe'n Sound Insulation on all walls and ceiling
- Green Glue Noiseproofing Clips and metal furring hat channel on ceiling and external wall
- Two layers of 5/8 inch Sheetrock with one layer of Green Glue compound between each layer on all walls and ceiling
- Green Glue Acoustic Sealant on all joints, and acoustically vulnerable areas
- Custom door kits for each door (includes door jams, surface mounting bottom, and threshold)

Acoustic Panels
- Primacoustic London 12 Room Kit
- (8) Primacoustic Broadband Panels 24x48x3
- (3) Primacoustic Stratus Ceiling Cloud

Monitor Stabilization
- (2) Primacoustic RX5-DF Recoil Stabilizer
- (4) Primacoustic RX7-DF Recoil Stabilizer

Microphone Isolation
- SE Reflexion Filter Pro