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City and Colour “The Hurry and the Harm” Producer, Engineer, Mix, String Arrangements
*Platinum Record (Canada)
Dine Alone Records
City and Colour “Little Hell” Producer, Engineer, Mix
*2X Platinum Record (Canada)
Death Cab for Cutie “Narrow Stairs” Mix
*Grammy Nomination
*Gold Record (US)
Bloc Party “FOUR” Producer, Engineer, Mix, String Arrangements Frenchkiss
Bloc Party “Four More” E.P. Producer, Engineer, Mix Frenchkiss
Bleached “Can You Deal?” Producer/Engineer/Mix Dead Oceans
At The Drive-In “Vaya” Producer, Engineer, Mix Fearless
At The Drive-In “In Casino Out” Producer, Engineer, Mix Fearless
At The Drive-In “This Station is Non-Operational” Producer, Engineer, Mix Fearless
The Mars Volta “Tremulant” Producer, Engineer, Mix GSL/Universal
Weaves "Weaves" Mix Kanine/Buzz Records
Matt Costa "Make That Change" Producer, Engineer, Mix Dangerbird Records
Criminal Hygiene "Run It Again" Producer/Engineer/Mix Dangerbird Records
Tigercub “Abstract Figures In The Dark" Producer/Engineer/Mix Alcopop Records
Tigercub “Evolve Or Die EP" Producer/Engineer/Mix Alcopop Records
Fizzy Blood "Pink Magic" EP Producer/Engineer/Mix Killing Moon / DMF
Estrons "You Say I'm Too Much, I Say You're Not Enough" Producer/Engineer The Orchard
Moaning "Moaning" Producer, Engineer, Mix Sub Pop
Ramonda Hammer "I Never Wanted Company" Producer/Engineer/Mix New Professor Records
LA Font "Tells" Producer/Engineer/Mix New Professor Records
Racquet Club "Racquet Club" Producer/Engineer/Mix Rise Records
The Sounds “Weekend” Producer, Engineer, Mix Warner Sweden
Drew Thomson Foundation “Stay” Mix Dine Alone Records
Drew Thomson Foundation Forthcoming album Producer, Engineer, Mix Dine Alone Records
Casper Skulls “Mercy Works” Mix Buzz Records
You + Me “Rose Ave” Mix, Musician
*Platinum record (Canada)
*Gold record (Australia)
RCA/Dine Alone
No Devotion “Permanence” Producer/Engineer/Mix Collect Records
Does It Offend You, Yeah? “Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn You” Producer, Engineer, Mix Cooking Vinyl
Frank Turner “Poetry of the Deed” Producer, Engineer, Mix Epitaph
Two Gallants “Two Gallants” Producer, Engineer, Mix Saddle Creek
Two Gallants “The Throes” Mix Alive!
Two Gallants “The Scenery of Farewell” Producer, Engineer, Mix Saddle Creek
Knapsack “This Conversation Is Ending Starting Right Now” Producer, Engineer, Mix Alias
Male Bonding “Nothing Hurts” Producer, Engineer Sub Pop
Piebald “Accidental Gentlemen” Mix SideOneDummy
The Dead Ships “Citycide” Mix Nevado
Melvins “Stag” Producer, Engineer, Mix Atlantic
Peggy Sue “Fossils and Other Phantoms” Producer, Engineer, Mix Wichita/Yep Rock
Meet Me In St Louis “Variations On Swing” Producer, Engineer, Mix Big Scary Monsters
Pissed Jeans “Honeys” Producer, Engineer, Mix Sub Pop
Pissed Jeans “King Of Jeans” Producer, Engineer, Mix Sub Pop
Polysics “Karate House” Mix Ki-oon/Sony Japan
Polysics “Now is the Time!” Mix Ki-oon/Sony Japan
Polysics “Polysics or Die!!! Mix Ki-oon/Sony Japan
The Mountain Goats “All Hail West Texas” Engineer Merge
Omar A. Rodriguez-Lopez “Manual Dexterity Soundtrack Vol. 1” Engineer GSL
Ikara Colt “Modern Apprentice Producer, Engineer, Mix Fantastic Plastic/Epitaph
Panthers “Things Are Strange” Producer, Engineer, Mix Vice
The Icarus Line “Mono” Mix, Additional Production Crank!/Buddyhead

Alex Newport / Future Shock Studio Equipment List


Studer 269

18 channel 1970's console and summing mixer.
All mic amps, line amps, subgroups and master section
fully transformer-balanced.
Fully refurbished in 2014.



Avid Pro Tools 10 HD TDM : 40 in/48 out

[4] Avid 192 I/O

[1] Apogee Big Ben Word Clock

[1] Tascam 424 MKIII 4 track portastudio

[1] Akai 4000DS MKII Analog Tape Deck

Ableton Live 9

NI Reaktor 5

TAL Sampler


[mic pre / EQ]:

[14] Studer 269 transformer-balanced mic preamps with 3-band inductor EQ

[1] Neve 1084 mic preamp / EQ / DI

[1] API 512c mic preamp

[1] API 550B parametric EQ

[2] Louder Than Liftoff Chroma mic preamp/tone amps with Royal Blue modules

[1] Cranborne Audio Camden mic preamp & signal processor

[1] DBX 530 parametric EQ




[1] SSL G384 Stereo Compressor

[1] Alan Smart C2 Stereo Compressor

[1] Urei 1176 LN Peak Limiter [Rev "F", vintage 1970's]

[1] Universal Audio 1176 LN Peak Limiter

[1] Urei LA-3A Leveling Amplifier [vintage 1970's]

[1] Urei LA-4 Leveling Amplifier [vintage 1970's]

[1] SPL Transient Designer 4 Dynamic processor

[1] Empirical Labs EL-8 "Distressor" Compressor / Limiter

[1] Empirical Labs "Fatso Jr" Stereo Analog Tape Simulator / Compressor

[1] Handsome Audio Zulu Stereo Analog Tape Simulator

[2] Colour Palette with 15 IPS Tape Saturation

[1] Bereich Audio Density 2-Channel Analog Tape Saturation Processor

[1] GE BA-9B "UniLevel" Vari-Mu Tube Limiter [vintage 1950's]

[1] Audio & Design Recording F760X-RS "Compex" [vintage 1970's] FET Stereo Compressor/Limiter w/ transformer balanced in/out

[1] Shure Level-Loc Limiter

[2] Lindell Audio 7X-500 FET Compressors

[2] DBX 902 de-essers

[1] Solid State Logic CF82E33 Stereo TB Limiter : custom racked
from SSL console cards




[1] Eventide H3000 D/SE Ultra Harmonizer [upgraded to H3500 DFX/E presets]

[1] Roland SRV-330 Dimensional Space Reverb

[1] Zoom Studio 1201 Digital Multi-FX

[1] Yamaha SPX-90 II Digital Multi-FX

[1] Korg Mini-KP Kaoss Pad Effects Sampler

[1] Roland Space Echo RE-201 Spring Reverb/Analog Tape Echo

[1] Sound Workshop 242a Stereo Spring Reverb

[1] Sansui RA-500 Spring Reverb

[1] DOD R-845 Spring Reverb

[1] Roland RSS-10 Sound Space Processor



Yamaha NS10


KRK 6000

Crown K2 500wpc Power Amplifier


[1] Sony C37a tube condenser [1950's]

[2] Mojave MA-300 multi-pattern tube condensers

[1] AKG C451-EB with CK3 hypercardioid capsule

[1] AKG D112

[2] Avenson Audio STO-2 Omni condensers

[1] Royer R-101 ribbon microphone

[1] Audio-Technica AT4033 condenser microphone

[1] Oktava MC-012 condenser microphone

[1] Shure SM7A

[1] Shure SM48

[2] Shure "Unidyne III" SM57 [1970's]

[1] Shure SM57

[1] Shure SM57 [transformerless mod]

[1] Audix i5

[1] Beyerdynamic M88 N

[1] Sennheiser MD 421

[1] Sennheiser E 906

[1] Sennheiser E 604

[1] Electro-Voice 635A

[1] Aston Spirit condenser


Fender U.S. Telecaster  [1995]

Fender U.S. Jazzmaster  [2001]

Fender '62 RI Stratocaster  [1995]

Fender U.S. Jazz Bass  [2001]

Gibson Les Paul 60's tribute  [2010]

Squier Bronco Bass

Klira Kentucky  60's Jazzmaster copy

Martin DM acoustic

Moog Prodigy analog monophonic synth [1978]

Arp Quartet analog polyphonic string synth [1979]

Roland Juno-1 analog polyphonic synth [1980's]

Kurzweil K1000 wave synth [1980's]

Akai MPC 2000XL Studio Plus sampler-workstation

Akai MPK-49 Midi Keyboard Controller

Fender Twin Reverb Silverface [1973]

Fender '65 Princeton Reverb

Fender '68 Deluxe Reverb

Silvertone 1472 10w tube combo [1962]

Marshall JMP 50w tube head [1978]

Wizard Amplification 2X12 cabinet Vintage 30's

Roland Cube-40 Chorus 40w solid state combo

Ampeg B2R 250w bass head

Ampeg SVT410-HLF 4X10 bass cabinet

Ludwig Classic Maple drum set / blue sparkle
24 X 16 bass drum, 16 X 14 floor tom, 18 X 16 floor tom,
12 X 10 rack tom, 13 X 11 rack tom

Zildjian 20" Medium Ride '60s

Zildjian "A" Custom 16" Crash Cymbal

Zildjian "A" Thin Crash 16" Cymbal

Zildjian "New Beat" 14" Hats

Zildjian "A" Custom 20" Ride

DW 5000 kick pedal

Tama Bell Brass 6.5 X 14 Snare

Ludwig "Black Beauty" 6.5 X 14 Brass Snare

RBI Autoharp

Old Violin



EHX Holy Grail Plus Reverb

EHX Poly Chorus Stereo Analog Filter / Chorus / Flanger

EHX Canyon delay / reverb / looper

EHX Memory Toy analog delay

EHX Big Muff [V3, 1970's - originally from Conny Plank studio]

EHX Small Stone Analog Chorus

EHX Graphic Fuzz EQ/Distortion/Sustainer

EHX MicroSynth Analog Guitar Micro Synth

Zvex Fuzz Factory

Zvex Super Duper 2-in-1 Hard On boost/distortion

Zvex Mastotron fuzz

Fulltone OCD [V1.5] overdrive

Modtone Harmonic Tremor Tremolo

CMC Rangemaster treble booster

Copilot Orbit Frequency Modulated Fuzz

Fender Blender Octave Fuzz

Superglops Foxx Tone Machine Fuzz

Devi Ever Shoegazer Fuzz

Honda Soundworks/Far East Electric 1407 Crazy Fuzz

Boss PS-5 Super Shifter

Boss CH-1 Super Chorus

Boss CE-5 Chorus Ensemble

Boss DS-1 Distortion

Boss DS-2 Turbo Distortion

Boss BD-2 Blues Driver distortion

Boss CS-3 compressor

Boss ODB-3 Bass Overdrive

Rat overdrive

Caroline Shigeharu Fuzz

MXR Blue Box fuzz

Mooer Blues Crab distortion

Ibanez TS-9 Tube Screamer

Ibanez TS-9DX Turbo Tube Screamer

Ibanez TS-9B Bass Tube Screamer

Dan Armstrong Green Ringer Octave / Ring Mod Fuzz

Muff Fuzz

Shin-Ei Fuzz

Ampeg Scrambler

Danelectro Cool Cat Univibe

Danelectro Fab Tone Fuzz

Sans Amp Bass Driver

Tech 21 Sansamp Classic

Tech 21 Sansamp GT2

Tech 21 Comptortion

Big Jam Distortion

Cry Baby Wah in hideous neon pink

Ernie Ball Volume Pedal

Kojima Custom Boost/Overdrive

Roger Mayer Axis Fuzz

Fuzz Face

Whirlwind A-B Box


Mogami/Neutrik and Canare/Neutrik Microphone Cables

All tie lines, mic lines, and outboard gear wired with ridiculously expensive Mogami/Canare and Belden cable

Sony MDR 7506 Headphones

Simon Systems headphone distribution boxes

Crown D75 Headphone power amplifier

Whirlwind Director DI box


Little Labs STD


The Drew Thomson Foundation debut LP I produced & mixed is out now

Mixing an LP for Dublin's Bitch Falcon



Producing and mixing LP2 for Moaning

Matt Costa just released Make That Change and

Ramonda Hammer released their debut I produced "I Never Wanted Company"



Producing tracks for the incredibly talented Matt Costa



Producing Projector and Rhea at Brighton Electric



Mixing tracks for Mastodon and producing Dead Poet Society



Producing the new album from Ramonda Hammer

Criminal Hygiene released the first single from their album

which is out in March on Dangerbird Records



Got a few new goodies in the studio:

-2 Louder Than Liftoff Chroma mic preamp/tone amps with Royal Blue modules

- Bereich Density tape emulation

- Handsome Audio Zulu tape emulation

-a pair of Mojave MA-300 tube condenser mics

Colour Palette with 15 IPS Tape Saturation

-a EHX Microsynth pedal

-a Fulltone OCD pedal

Ibanez TS9B Bass Tube Screamer distortion

MXR Blue Box fuzz

Caroline Effects Shigeharu distortion

-and a Ludwig Classic Maple drum set: 24 X 16 kick, 12, 14, 16, 18 toms, in blue sparkle



Produced albums for Glum and The By Gods

The Estrons album I produced is out now

Fizzy Blood released another single from their forthcoming E.P.



Wow In/Casino/Out was released 20 years ago!



Producing debut album for The Drew Thomson Foundation at 64 Sound and Future Shock Studio



Recording some new songs with Criminal Hygiene
Mixed a new single for Thyla which just came out
Drew Thomson Foundation "Stay" EP just came out
Fizzy Blood released a single from their forthcoming E.P.



Mixed an EP for Drew Thomson and producing the debut album for Estrons



Producing the debut album for Criminal Hygiene



the Moaning record I produced is out next year, but here's their new video at Stereogum



at Brighton Electric producing Fizzy Blood



back at Brighton Electric working with Clever Thing



Mixing Casper Skulls debut album



The Blood Red Shoes single I mixed just came out today



Back at Brighton Electric producing Tigercub



Mixing tracks for Clever Thing, Blood Red Shoes, Apeman Spaceman, and producing tracks with Lydia



Produced albums for LA Font, The By Gods, and Racquet Club, and a single with Criminal Hygiene

Bleached premiered a single from the new record I produced here

Red Love is my new band with Matt Tong and our debut album came out this month


For production / mixing booking:

Adam Katz

Next Wave Producer Management