As a vocalist, reliable gear is the safety-net of every performance.
Sennheiser Freeport HH Combo Wireless Mic System
The workhorse of our performance microphones.
Every vocalist has one. It’s not a question. You just do. As soon as you decide to be a vocalist, you find out you’ve always had one.
It’s the first Shure microphone you decide to buy when you start recording as a vocalist. The 58 is inherited, the 7b is chosen.
Protect your ears and hear what you’re puttin’ down? I call that a win.
TC Helicon Voicelive 2
You know all those vocal effects you use on the recording? Do it live.
Shure Beta 58a
Variety is nice.
Again, variety. We don’t use this on every song, but when we do… there’s a reason for it.
This is the guitar rig that helps me to put into the world exactly what I hear in my head.
My mains fiddle. Seriously one of the best guitars you can buy.
Ibanez RGD7UCS Prestige
Another Ibanez RG. I have a type.
DiMarzio Titan Pickups
Gotta have pickups in your electric guitar, and these ones are pretty damn good.
Fractal Audio Axe FX Ultra
Tones for days, man. You have no idea. You’ll spend years learning this thing, more years tweaking and improving your sound.
Gruv Gear Fretwraps – White
When you get technical, you gotta control that string noise. No options.
Elixir Nanoweb 7-String
These things lost a long time, sound great, and don’t destroy my delicately supple fingertips.
Affordable and reliable. What more do you need in cables?
DiMarzio Strap Lock
With these strap-locks, your guitar ain’t goin’ nowhere.
Wireless. In-Ear. Monitors. Just stop what you’re doing and get them.
It’s like cables for your guitar without the cables!
SKB 19-8U Rack Case
Rack all the things and keep them protected. I move my stuff around a lot and have had no issues.
M-Audio MidiSport 2x2
For quickly tracking guitar ideas.
It doesn’t really have to get complex with bass gear. All that matters is playing with soul.
Warwick THumb 5-String Bass
It’s a fantastic bass. Couldn’t speak more highly of it.
Aphex 2-Channel Aural Exciter
It adds that “something” that gets lost in a digital processor.
These make it simple to hear the tempo so we can play to absolute perfection.
I like to throw my bass around live, cables got in the way.
Doing pre-production on our own has required a high investment, but the quality control it supplies is worth the cost.
Yamaha HS8 Powered Studio Monitors
We do a lot of our own pre-production in-house, as well as A/B different mixes. These monitors are great reference tools.
Focusrite Scarlett 18i20
Enough inputs and the best quality for what we need.
Propellerhead Reason 9
It’s the only DAW I’d use for recording.
This DAW is for when we stream live.
Toontrack EZ Drummer 2
Performing drummers are not easy to come by, especially for metal. This let’s use get high-quality drums into our music.
On Stage WS7500 Audio Desk
Gotta have a good desk, am I right?
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