The Pop Machine | Gear


Solid State Logic AWS 924 δelta SuperAnalogue™ console

Digital Audio Workstation

Apple Logic Pro X

Avid Pro Tools Ultimate Version 2019.12

Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt 3 Octo Custom

Converters and Synchronization

Apogee Big Ben 192K Master Digital Clock

Avid HD I/O (8x8x8)

Avid HD I/O (16x16)

Digidesign Pro Tools®|HD Sync I/O

Lavry Engineering AD122-96 MX A/D Converter


Apple Mac Pro (2019)

- 3.3GHz12 Core Xeon W Processor (Turbo Boost up to 4.4GHz)

- 96GB (6x16GB) of DDR4 ECC memory

- 1TB SSD storage 

- Radeon Pro 580X with 8GB of GDDR5 memory 

- PCIE Card 065-C7N6

Apple macOS Catalina 10.15.3

Apple Pro Display XDR 32-inch 6K Retina Display (1M:1 contrast ratio)

Apple Magic Keyboard and Mouse

Humanscale M8.1 Monitor Arm

Kensington Expert Mouse Wireless Trackball

Sound Anchor MOTO-F Stand

Computer II

Apple Mac Pro Quad Core Intel Xeon Desktop Computer
Apple Cinema HD Display 23-inch Widescreen

Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Quad  



Audio Recorders and Playback
Ampex ATR-102 ½” Analog 2-Track (Rental item)

Otari MX-80 2” Analog 24-Track 
Otari CB-124 Remote Control
Tascam MSR16 1⁄2" Analog 16-Track (Offsite)
Tascam RC416 Remote Control (Offsite

Panasonic SV3800 DAT (Rental item)
Tascam 122MKII Cassette Recorder (Rental item
Denon 1015 20-Bit CD Player  


Main Monitors


Nearfield Monitors
KRK V4 (Active)

JBL 4208 
JBL LSR4312 SP Subwoofer (Active)

ProAc Studio SM100

Yamaha NS10M Studio x 2

Sound Anchor ADJ2 Stand x 2


Monitor Amplification 

Bryston 4B (Nearfield)

Carver PM300 

Hafler P1500 Trans-Nova (Mains)  

Hafler TA1100 100w

Marshall Soundrunner Speaker Cable

Cue System
Alesis Micro Cue Amp 

Oz Audio HM6 Private Q 8x6 Headphone Matrix
Sony MDR 7506 Headphones x 8

Altec 436C Tube Compressor x 2   
Aphex Model 612 Logic Assisted Expander Gate 

dbx 160 Compressor/Limiter x 2
Empirical Labs EL8-X Distressor (British Mode & Image Link) x 2
Focusrite Red 3 Dual Compressor Limiter

Neve 33609/J Discrete Stereo Compressor

Smart Research C2 Stereo Compressor
Spectra Sonics Model 610 CompLimiter x 2

SPL Transient Designer 4
Teletronix LA-2A 
Tube-Tech CL 1B
Tube-Tech LCA 2B
UREI 1178 Dual Peak Limiter x 2
UREI LA4 Compressor/Limiter x 2
UREI Universal Audio 1176LN x 2

Amek Rupert Neve Pure Path Channel in a Box (Rental)

API 512b Mic-Pre x 2

API 512c Mic-Pre x 4

API 512v Mic-Pre x 2

API 550b 4-Band EQ x 2

API Lunchbox 4-space 500-series Rack

Avalon AD2055 Dual Mono Parametric EQ 

Brent Averill Enterprises 6-space API 500-Series Rack

Calrec PQ10s Mic-Pre/3-Band EQ x 2

Calrec PQ15s Mic-Pre/3-Band EQ x 2

Focusrite ISA 110 Mic-Pre/4-Band EQ x 2

Neve 1066 Mic-Pre/3-Band EQ x 2

Neve 1073 Mic-Pre/3-Band EQ x 2

Neve 1073 DPA Stereo Mic-Pre x 2

Tube-Tech PE 1C Tube EQ x 2

Universal Audio 2-610 Tube Mic-Pre/EQ

Vintage King 8-space Neve 10-series Rack

Echo, Reverb, and Delay
Lexicon 200
Lexicon LXP-15
Line 6 Echo Pro (Rental)
Yamaha REV7

Yamaha SPX90

Studio Design
Terry L. Monday, Monday Designworks

Control Room: 19x17x12
Studio: 20x16x13.5
Isolation Booth: 6x4x8
Guitar Isolation Loft: 9x7x8
Foyer: 16x10x18
Marshall Sound Runner, Mogami, Monster, & Pro Audio LA cable with Neutrik connectors

AKG C12 VR (Tube) x 2
AKG C414 B/ULS x 2 (Rental Item)
AKG C414 EB (CK12 Capsule) x 3
AKG C451 E x 6
AKG C451 EB 

AKG C452 EB (with A51 Swivel Adapter) x 2
AKG D112 x 2
AKG D224 E x 3
Astatic Blues Breaker (Crystal)
Audio-Technica AT4031 x 2
Audio-Technica ATM25
Beyerdynamic M160 (Ribbon) x 2
B.L.U.E. Bottle (w/B6 Capsule) (Tube)

B.L.U.E. Dragonfly x 2
B.L.U.E. Eightball x 2
B.L.U.E. Mouse
Coles STC BBC 4038 (Ribbon) x 2
Electro-Voice 635
Electro-Voice 664
Electro-Voice 666
Electro-Voice PL20
Neumann U47fet
Neumann U87ai x3

Neumann U87 (Rental Item)
Neumann KM84
Oktava MK 012 x 2
Realistic PZM
Royer R-121 (Ribbon) x 2

Royer SF-12 Stereo (Ribbon)
Sennheiser e609 x 2
Sennheiser MD421 x 3

Shure 520DX “Green Bullet”

Shure Beta 52A

Shure Beta 91A

Shure Beta Green BG4.0 x 2
Shure PE50SP
Shure SM7B x 5
Shure SM57 x 2

Shure SM57 Unidyne III

Shure SM58

Shure SM58 The Who 50th Anniversary Limited Edition x 2 (Offsite)

Shure SM81

Solomon LoFReQ “PopFReQ” Sub Mic
Stedman N90

Unidyne III Model 545 x 2
Yamaha NS-10M (6.5" Speaker)  

Direct Injection
Acme Audio WB-3 Motown D.I.

Avalon Design U5 Pure Class A Direct Box x 2

Kahayan Pro Audio 8x4 Amp/Speaker Selector

Radial BT-Pro Bluetooth Receiver Stereo Direct Box 

Radial ProD2 Stereo Direct Box (Passive) x 2

Radial SGI Studio Guitar Interface

Radial X-Amp

Tech 21 NYC SansAmp Bass Driver DI x 2
Uncle Albert's VTD-1 Vacuum Tube Direct Box x 2

Uncle Albert's VTD-2 Vacuum Tube Direct Box

Uncle Albert's VTD-3 Vacuum Tube Direct Box
Whirlwind HotBox Active Reference Direct Box
Whirlwind Multi-Director 4-Channel DI

Danelectro 59-DC  Black (2007)
Fender Eric Johnson Stratocaster Tobacco Sunburst w/Maple Neck (2006)

Fender American Standard Stratocaster Candy Apple Red (2015) 

Fender 50th Anniversary Jaguar Lake Placid Blue (2012)

Fender American Vintage Reissue Jazzmaster (2011)
Fender 12-String Stratocaster (1988)
Fender 12-String Acoustic (1986)
Fender Strat Plus (1987)

Fender Telecaster (1996)
Gibson Chet Atkins (1989)
Gibson ES-335 (1969)
Gibson ES-335-12 (1967)
Gibson G45 6-string Acoustic (1948)
Gibson Firebird V (Non-Reverse) (1967)
Gibson Les Paul Gold Top (1972)
Gibson Les Paul Lemonburst (VOS 1960)

Gibson Les Paul SG Special (1962)

Gibson Les Paul Signature (1974)
Gibson Les Paul Standard (1989)
Gibson Melody Maker (1961) x 2
Gibson SG (2004)
Gretsch 6120 Nashville (1959)
Gretsch G6129T-1962 Sparkle Jet (2000)

Gretsch G6636T White Falcon Players Edition Guitar (2019)
Guild D4 NTHR 6-string Acoustic (1989)

Kalamazoo KG-14 (1938)
Landola Acoustic with Fishman Transducers (1990)

Palmer Mandolin (1992)
Steinberger XL2 Guitar (1988)
Steinberger XP Guitar (1988)
Rickenbacker 6/12 String convertible (1968)

Rickenbacker 360 (2008)

Rickenbacker 360-12 (2008)

Tacoma Guitars mini guitar
Taylor 6-string Acoustic (Rupert Neve/NAMM ) (2003) 

Taylor 12-string Acoustic

Bass Guitars

Breedlove Passport B350 Blonde Acoustic-Electric Bass

Epiphone El Capitan IV Sunburst Acoustic-Electric Bass (2012)

Fender Musicmaster Olympic White Short Scale Bass (1977)

Fender Mustang Sunburst Short Scale Bass (1976)

Fender Jaguar Hot Rod Red Active/Passive Bass (2006)

Fender Jazz  Bass Olympic White (1962 Reissue w/Stack Knobs)
Fender Jazz Bass Black (2008)
Fender Precision Bass Sunburst (1972)

Fender Precision Bass Sunburst (2001)
Fender Precision bass Orange-Stain  (2004)
Gibson SB-400 Walnut Bass (1971)
Gibson EB2 Cherry Bass (1966)
Gibson EB3 Cherry Bass (1968)
Gibson Les Paul Signature Goldtop Bass (1974)
Gibson L9-S "The Ripper" Black Bass (1976)

Gibson Thunderbird IV Sunburst Bass (1992)
Gretsch G6119b Broadkaster Orange-Stain Bass Guitar (2003)

Gretsch G6136LSB "The White Falcon" Bass (2019) 
Hagstrom Swede Cherry Bass (1970)
Hofner 500/1 Tobacco Sunburst “Beatle” Bass (1965)

Rickenbacker 4003 Jet Glo Bass (2017)

Squier Bullet Bass by Fender Black (1985)
Steinberger XL2 Black Active Bass (1988)

Amplifiers (Guitar)
Ampeg V4 Head

Divided by 13 Amplification RSA 23C (2011)

Fender 2x12 Cabinet (w/ Weber VST Speakers)

Fender Dimension IV Reverb

Fender ’63 Tube Reverb
Fender Bandmaster (1965)

Fender Bassman (1969) Head

Fender Deluxe Reverb (1975)

Fender Princeton Amp (1965)

Fender Princeton Reverb (1968) x 2
Fender Super Reverb (1970)

Fender Twin Reverb (1979)
Fender Vibro Champ (1971)

Fender Vibrolux Reverb (1966)

Gremlin GA10 Combo

HIWATT 4x12 Cabinet with Fane Speakers

HIWATT Custom 50 DR504 Head (Harry Joyce Design)
HIWATT Custom 100 DR103 Head (Harry Joyce Design)

Magnatone Model 401
Marshall 4145 Club & Country Combo 4x10 (1978)
Marshall 1960A 4x12 Slant Cabinet 

Marshall 1960A 4x12 Slant Cabinet (w/Celestion 50w G12 Gold Alnico & 60w G12 Vintage 30)
Marshall JCM800 Model 2210 100w Head
Marshall JCM900 Model 4100 100w Head x 2

Marshall JCM2000 Dual Super Lead 100w Head
Marshall JMP MkII Model 2204 50w Head (1980)

Marshall Power Brake

Marshall Super Lead 100 Head (1973)
Mesa Engineering Dual Rectifier Trem-O-Verb 2x12 Combo

Orange Crush Mini 3w Micro Amp

Orange TH 30 30w Head
Peavey 5150 100w Head

Monday Designworks 2x12 Cabinet
Monday Designworks 2x12 Cabinet (w/Weber VST Speakers)
Roland Jazz Chorus 120

Silvertone 1434 Twin Twelve Head (1964)
Vox AC15 x 2 

Vox AC30 Top Boost w/Vox Speakers

Amplifiers (Bass)

Ampeg B15N Portaflex “Flip-Top” Bass Amp (1965) 
Ampeg B15N “Flip-Top” Bass Amp (1968)

Ampeg Heritage B15N “Portaflex” Flip-Top Bass Amp

Ashdown ABM 500 EVO III 575w Bass Amp

Ashdown USA 115 1050w 1x15 Bass Cabinet 

Ashdown USA 414h 1050w 4x10 Bass Cabinet

Ashly BP41 Bass Preamp 

Gallien-Krueger RB800 300w Bass Head

Hartke 1x15 Bass Cabinet

Hartke 4x10 Bass Cabinet

Phil Jones Bass Suitcase 200w 4x5 Bass Combo


Arion Pedalboard
Arion Stereo Chorus Engineering Work Store (EWS) SCH-Z Boss BF-1 Flanger

Behringer TO800 Vintage Tube Overdrive
Boss CE-2 Chorus x 2
Boss CE-3 Chorus
Boss DS-1 Distortion
Boss DD-3 Digital Delay x 2
Boss GE-7 Equalizer
Boss OC-2 Octave

Boss TR-2 Tremolo

Boss TU-2 Chromatic Tuner x 2

Boss TU-3 Chromatic Tuner x 2 

Boss TU-12H Chromatic Tuner
Danelectro BLT Slapback Delay
DOD FX25 Envelope Filter
DOD FX25B Envelope Filter
Dunlop 535Q Cry Baby Wah-Wah x 2
Dunlop MXR Phase 90

Dunlop MXR Phase 100
Dunlop TS-1 Tremolo Stereo Pan

Dunlop JD-4S Rotovibe
Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pi

Electro-Harmonix Clone Theory 

Electro-Harmonix Small Clone Analog Chorus
Electro-Harmonix Small Stone Phaser
Fulltone Full-Drive II MOSFET
Gig FX Chopper

Korg DT1 Digital Tuner
Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer
Ibanez UE400
Johnson J-Station

KMB Pedalboard x 2
Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler x 2
Line 6 DM4 Distortion Modeler

Line 6 Echo Park
Line 6 FM4 Filter Modeler 

Line 6 MM4 Modulation Modeler x 2

Line 6 M5 Stompbox Modeler

Line 6 M13 Stompbox Modeler
Line 6 POD

Line 6 Verbzilla

Love Pedal Eternity (hand-wired)
Maestro PS1 Phase Shifter
MXR Stereo Chorus

Nobels ODR-1 Overdrive
Pro Analog Dual Drive Sussed by Silva
Radial JX-2 Tonebone Switchbone x 2
Rapco A/B Box
Tom Schultz Rockman Chorus/Delay

Tom Schultz Rockman Sustainer
Trailer Trash Diamond Plate Pedalboard

Vox Wah-Wah

Way Huge Camel Toe

Way Huge Red Llama

Worley Little Alligator Volume Pedal

Xotic Effects EP Booster

Xotic Effects RC Booster
Z. Vex Fuzz Factory
Z. Vex Ooh Wah

Z. Vex Super Hard-On

Z. Vex Super-Duper 2-In-1
Z. Vex Wooly Mammoth
Zoom Driver 5000 Amp Simulator



Alesis Micron
Alesis SR16 Drum Machine
ARP Omni 2 Analog Synthesizer (1980)
Hammond CV Organ with B3 mod (Trek percussion kit) (1969)
Hammond M3 Organ (1948)
Jenn SX100 Analog Synthesizer (1973) x 2
Korg MS2000 Analog Modeling Synthesizer
Leslie 145 Speaker (1966)
Leslie 122 Speaker (1972)
Moog Mini-Moog
Roland JV2080
Roland Midi Controller
Wurlitzer 200A Electric Piano
Wurlitzer 206A Electric Student Piano
Yamaha PSR 225 

Ludwig Green Sparkle Drum Kit with 24" Kick with Evans EQ Pad; 12" and 14" Toms (1970)

Premier Genista Maple with 22x16 Kick; 10x13" and 16x16" Toms (2017)
Slingerland Black Diamond Pearl Drum Kit with 22" Kick with Evans EQ Pad; 13" and 16" Toms (1961)
Sonor Black & White Strata Drum Kit with 20" Kick with Evans EQ Pad; 13" and 14" Toms (1969)

Tama Rockstar Drum Kit with 22” Kick 15” and 16” Toms 

Tama Starclassic Maple Dark Cherry Fade Drum Kit with 22x16” Kick w/Evans EQ Pad & Kelly Shu w/Shure Beta 52A; 12”, 13”, and 14” Toms (2000) 

Snare Drums

Gretsch Catalina 5x14" (2005)

Ludwig 5x14" Acrolite (1974)

Ludwig 5x14" Supraphonic (1968)

Payne Percussion 5x14" (1996)
Rogers 5x14” Tower Snare Drum (1965)

Slingerland 5x14" Hollywood Ace (1961)

Slingerland 5x14 "Niles Badge" (1975)

Sonor 5x14” Black & White Strata (1969)

Tama 5x14” Kenny Aronoff Trackmaster 

Tama 5x14” Starclassic Maple

Drum Hardware & Cymbals

Sabian HHX Cymbals (14” Hats, 16” Crash, 17” Crash, 20” Ride)
Tama Hardware

Tama Drum Throne
DW 7000 Double-Kick Pedal 

Ludwig Speed King Pedal

LP Aspire Congos

Various percussion instruments 

Queensway | Gear

Queensway is the private residential studio of The Pop Machine co-founder, Marc Johnson.

Toft Audio Designs ATB 08M

Digital Audio Workstation
Universal Audio Apollo 2 


Apple 27" iMac with Retina 4K Display

Apple maxOS Mohave

Apple Magic Keyboard and Mouse

Kensington Expert Trackball



Audio Recorders and Playback
Alesis adat Digital 8-Track x 3
Alesis BRC Remote Control 

Tascam DA30 DAT x 2

Yamaha HS-50 Powered Monitors

Cue System

Samson Cue Mixer
Sony 7506 Headphones x 5

Altec 436C Tube Compressor

dbx 160X Compressor/Limiter
dbx 160XT Compressor/Limiter

Emperical Labs EL-8X Distressor

Teletronix LA-2A Tube Compressor/Limiter

UREI 1178 Dual Peak Limiter

UREI Universal Audio LA5 Audio Leveler 

API 6- Space Lunchbox

API 512b Mic-Pre x 4

API 550b EQ x 2

B.L.U.E. Robbie Tube Mic-Pre

Dukane 2A40B 3x1 Tube Mixer
Fairchild 240 Tube Mic-Pre/EQ

Focusrite ISA115 HD Stereo Mic-Pre/4-Band EQ

Focusrite ISA428 4-Channel Mic-Pre w/Digital Clock

Focusrite ISA430 Producer Pack
Langevin (Motown) 5116b Tube Mic-Pre x 2

Neve 1073N
PreSonus BlueMAX Stereo Tube Mic-Pre
RCA 12156 Class-A Tube Mic-Pre

Telefunken/TAB U74 x 2 Mic-Pre/54db Limiter
Uncle Albert's Class-A Tube Mic-Pre

Uncle Albert's Stereo 3-Band Tube EQ


AKG C414 B/ULS x 2

AKG C451 E x 2
AKG D112 

AKG SolidTube x 2
B.L.U.E. Dragonfly x 2
B.L.U.E. Eightball x 2
Electro-Voice RE20

Neumann U87 (Vintage)
Royer R-121 (Ribbon)
Sennheiser MD421 MKII x 2

Shure Beta52A
Shure SM7B
Shure SM57 x 4

Shure SM58 x 5
Yamaha NS-10M (6.5" Speaker) 


Direct Injection

Avalon U5 Pure Class-A DI

Uncle Albert's Passive DI x 2

Radial ProD2 Stereo Direct Box (Passive)

The Pop Machine | Mobile | PA 

Digital Audio Workstation

Beheringer X Air XR18

Apple iPad


JBL PRX612M 1000w 1x12” 2-way Active Loudspeaker x 2

JBL PRX715XLFW 1500w 15" Active Subwoofer x 2


JBL PRX612M 1000w 1x12” 2-way Active Loudspeaker x 5

AKG P170

Sennheiser e604 x 3
Sennheiser e609 x 2
Shure Beta52A

Shure SM58 x 6

Direct Injection

Whirlwind IMP2 Direct Box x2

Analog Console

Allen & Heath MixWizard 16x2 Mixing Console

Analog Outboard

Alesis 3630 Stereo Compressor/Limiter 

Aphex 320A Compellor
Aphex 105 Logic Assisted Gates 

Aphex 612 Logic Assisted Expander Gate x 2

Antares ATR1 Auto-Tune Processor
Ashly CL52 Stereo Compressor/Limiter

BSS Stereo 2-way Crossover 

Klark Teknik DN27 1/3-Octave Graphic EQ

PreSonus ACP88 8-channel Compressor/Limiter/Gate

Roland SDE-100 Digital Delay

White Instruments 4500 1/3-Octave EQ x 2

Echo, Reverb, and Delay
Alesis Quadraverb GT
Alesis Quadraverb Plus
Alesis Midiverb II x 3

Electrix EQKiller

Electrix FilterQueen

Electrix FilterFactory

Electrix MO-FX

Electrix WarpFactory

Eventide Clockworks H910 Harmonizer

Yamaha SPX90II
Yamaha SP900
Zoom 9030 



Whirlwind Medusa 16x4 Snake