Alex Newport

Producer / Mixer / Engineer / Composer


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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 “Yellow Coat” Producer, Engineer, Mix Dangerbird Records
Lady Bird "We" Mix Alcopop
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
Cheekface "Too Much To Ask" Mix New Professor Records
Moaning "Uneasy Laughter" Producer, Engineer, Mix Sub Pop
Moaning "Moaning" Producer, Engineer, Mix Sub Pop
Ramonda Hammer "I Never Wanted Company" Producer/Engineer/Mix New Professor Records
The Sounds “Weekend” Producer, Engineer, Mix Warner Sweden
Drew Thomson Foundation “Drew Thomson Foundation” 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
Projector “Superstar” Producer/Engineer/Mix Roadkill Records
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
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
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


Future Shock Equipment List

Future Shock Studio is Alex Newport's fully equipped, state of the art studio based in Yucca Valley, CA.

Below is a comprehensive list of the studio's gear. [Click the "+" or headings below to reveal more].

Trident Trimix

28 channel 1970's console

All mic amps, subgroups and master section fully transformer-balanced.

Fully refurbished in 2019.


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

[4] Avid 192 I/O

[1] Apogee Big Ben Word Clock

[1] Tacam 488 MK II 8 track cassette portastudio

[1] Akai S1000 stereo sampler

Ableton Live 9

NI Komplete

TAL Sampler

[mic pre / EQ]:

[18] Trident Trimix transformer-balanced mic preamps with 4-band EQ and HPF

[1] Neve 1073 mic preamp / EQ / DI

[1] Universal Audio 6176 610 tube mic preamp/EQ/1176 compressor

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

[1] DBX 530 parametric EQ




[1] Alan Smart C2 Stereo Compressor

[1] Urei 1178 FET Stereo Peak Limiter [vintage 1970's]

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

[1] Universal Audio 6176 1176/610 channel strip

[1] Audioscape Opto LA2A tube compressor

[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] Shure Level-Loc Limiter

[1] Field Electric stereo "Level-Loc" Limiter

[2] Alesis Microlimiter Limiter

[2] Lindell Audio 7X-500 FET Compressors

[1] Drawmer LX20 stereo Compressor

[2] DBX 902 de-essers

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




[1] Eventide H3000 SE Multi-FX/Harmonizer [upgraded to H3000 D/FX specs]

[1] Roland Space Echo RE-201 Spring Reverb/Analog Tape Echo [1970's]

[1] Simms-Watts Echo Dek Tape Echo [1970's]

[1] Sound Workshop 242a Stereo Spring Reverb

[1] Fostex 3180 Stereo Spring Reverb

[1] Fisher SpaceXpander Spring Reverb [1950s]

[1] Hughes AK-100 Sound Space Processor

[1] Rodec Restyler stereo analog filter

[1] Roland SRV-330 Dimensional Space Reverb

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

[1] Korg KP-3 Kaoss Pad Effects Sampler


[1] Neumann U67 tube condenser

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

[1] AKG D112

[1] AKG D1000E

[2] Avenson Audio STO-2 Omni condensers

[1] Coles 4038 ribbon microphone

[1] Audio-Technica AT4033 condenser microphone

[2] Oktava MK-012 condenser microphone

[1] Shure Beta 56A

[1] Shure SM7A

[1] Shure SM48

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

[1] Shure SM57

[1] Shure SM57 [transformerless mod]

[1] Beyerdynamic M88 N

[1] Sennheiser E 604

[1] Electro-Voice 635A

[1] Electro-Voice RE-18


Fender U.S. Telecaster  [1995]

Fender '62 RI Stratocaster  [1995]

Fender U.S. Jazz Bass  [2001]

Squier Bronco Bass

Klira SM-8  60's Jazzmaster copy

Martin DM acoustic guitar

Moog Prodigy analog monophonic synth [1978]

Arp Quartet analog polyphonic string synth [1979]

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

Korg M-500 analog monophonic synth [1970's]

Yamaha CS-5 analog monophonic synth [1970's]

Korg Trinity Pro 76 synthesizer-workstation

[1] Akai S1000 stereo sampler

Kurzweil K1000 wave synth [1980's]

U-he Zebra 2 synthesizer

Akai MPC 2000XL Studio Plus sampler-workstation

Akai MPK-49 Midi Keyboard Controller

Mattel Synsonics analog drum synthesizer

Fender Twin Reverb Silverface [1973]

Fender '68 Deluxe Reverb

Silvertone 1472 10w tube combo [1962]

Orange OR15H 15w tube head

Wizard Amplification 2X12 cabinet Vintage 30's

Roland Cube-40 Chorus 40w solid state combo

Blackstar Stereo 10 10w stereo guitar amp

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

Pork Pie "Big Black" 6.5 X 14 Brass Snare

Old Violin

EHX Holy Grail Plus Reverb

EHX Poly Chorus Stereo Analog Filter / Chorus / Flanger

EHX Canyon delay / reverb / looper

EHX Pog polyphonic octave generator

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

Hologram Electronics Infinite Jets guitar resynthesizer

Pigtronix Infinity looper

Old Blood Noise Endeavors Minim Ambient Machine

Zvex Fuzz Factory

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

Zvex Mastotron fuzz

UMI Buzz Tone Volume Expander fuzz [1960's]

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 CE-5 Chorus Ensemble

Boss DS-1 Distortion

Boss DS-2 Turbo Distortion

Boss BD-2 Blues Driver distortion

Boss BD-2 Blues Driver with "phat" mod

Boss CS-3 compressor

Boss ODB-3 Bass Overdrive

Rat overdrive

Mooer Blues Crab distortion

Ibanez TS-9 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

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


Radial SGI studio guitar interface

For Production / Mixing Booking:

Adam Katz

Next Wave Producer Management

Email Alex:

Alex Newport