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Studio

Zion Train's studio is run by perch in Cologne, Germany. Zion Train have always used a Macintosh sequencer system and currently use a Macintosh G4 dual processor machine and apple's logicpro sequencer and recording software alongside Ableton Live and Bias Peak software.

The studio runs two MOTU 896 and one 828 AD/DA converters, there is a Mackie 32:8:2 mixer. Monitoring is supplied by PMC monitors with Genelec sub woofers linked and Zion Train have an extensive collection of vintage analogue effects units that perch uses in full effect to live mix material written in the Macintosh through the Mackie desk.

Equipment List

Vermona resonant filter
Hand made stereo valve unit
Apple Mac G4 Titanium Laptop
MOTU 828
Boss Flanger
Aphex Dominator Peak Limiter 720
SPL Channel One Tube Preamplifier 9945
Great British Spring Reverb
Boss Delay
Yamaha Digital Reverberation R1000
PMC LB1 Monitors
Hafler Amplifier P3000 Transnova
Genelec Subwoofer 7050A
Mackie 32:8:2 Mixing Console
Boss Flanger RBF10
Boss Digital Delay
Echoman Analogue Echo EM150
Chaser Echo Unit
Teac Dual Cassette Recorder W415
Technics SL1210 Turntable
Tascam DA30 MKII DAT
MOTU 896 Firewire Interfaces
Apple Mac Dual Processor G4 Desktop Computer
2 Flatscreen 19" monitors
2 x 400gb 7200rpm Firewire Hard Disc
MAxtor 200 gB Firewire Hard Disc
Roland SDE 330
JHS Digital Delay S1024
MXR Pitch Transposer
Alesis Quadraverb
Lexicon Alex
Roland PC300 USB Keyboard
Korg SDD1000 Digital Delay
Alesis Midiverb
Symmetrix Expander
Evans Analogue Echo AE205R
Logic Pro 8
Reason 3
Recycle
Bias Peak
Ableton Live
battery
cameleon
FM8
G rig 2
kontackt2
B4 II
Pro5
reaktor 5
junglist
minimoog V
concrete FX
virsynth
kore
SSL plug
sprak xl
waves diamond
ampeg
autotune
soundsoap
elemental audios
lexicon pc-91
orange vocoder
pHAT matik
PSP nitro
URS - pultecs etc SSL, neve
VST to AU adapter
v station
absynth
kore
NI Massive
traktor dj
philharmonic
psp 84 (lexicon)
trilogy