Jimmy Douglass and the Presonus ADL 600

Jimmy Douglass and the Presonus ADL 600

  We love the ADL 600 here at Red Door Recording and so does Jimmy Douglass… Jimmy Douglass has mixed or produced artists such as Jay-Z, Missy Elliot, Justin Timberlake, Linkin Park and The Rolling Stones. He is currently working with Atlantic Records as...
Hip Hop Artists and the BLUE KIWI Microphone

Hip Hop Artists and the BLUE KIWI Microphone

Stereotypes are an R&B/pop/hip hop production team created in 2003, composed of, Jonathan Yip, Ray Romulus and Jeremy Reeves. They were recently listed as Top 10 Songwriters and Producers to Watch in Billboard Magazine. Here is their take on the Blue Kiwi mic,...

Recording the Fletcher Academy Choir

Last week I had the pleasure of recording 11th Hour, the Fletcher Academy Select Choir at the Fletcher Seventh-day Adventist Church led by Choir Director Denise Pettit.  Here are some images from the session.  I’ll be posting one of the songs here...

Kurzweil SP4-8 88 key Digital Keyboard!

Red Door Recording now has Kurzweil SP4-8 88 key Digital Keyboard! “Featuring 128 hand-picked programs taken directly from our acclaimed PC3 line, the SP4-8 delivers the best of the best in every category of sound, with our famous Triple Strike Grand Piano,...

Presonus ADL 600 Preamp

“With tons of headroom, a big, open sound, and great control ergonomics, the ADL 600 scored high praise for everything we threw at it. It doesn’t hurt that some Grammy-winning engineers and producers we’ve been working with recently loved the sound of our...

Pro Lynx Aurora 16 A/D D/A Converter

Red Door Recording can put its Big Boy Pants on now! With the addition of the Lynx Aurora 16 A/D  D/A Converter, our sound quality moves into the realm of the best professional studios! What does the Converter do, you may ask?  It turns the analog signal coming from...

IK Multimedia Plugins

After demoing the Black 76 and White 2A Leveling Amplifiers from IK Multimedia which emulate the Universal Audio 1176  and Teletronix® LA-2A respectively,  I had to pick up the whole IKMultimedia CS Grand T-Racks Bundle!   To my ears, they are much superior to similar...

Shure SM7B Mic & Warm Audio WA12 Preamp

 …and the gear keeps rolling in! The Shure SM7B will be the new de facto Kick Drum mic after hearing it tested in the Recording Hacks Kick Drum Mic Shootout.  To me it sounded the best out of the 20 or so mics tested.  The great thing is that this is a wonderful...

New Ribbon Microphone

We just got some great new gear!  The Shinybox 46MXC Ribbon Mic is especially good for powerful voices. Check out one of the rave reviews –  ”The 46  sounded fantastic over and over again on whatever I put it on.”  http://shinybox.com/tape_op_review.html. And my...