Music Recording Studio in Wilmington, NC | Hourglass Studios

Hourglass Studios

Hourglass Studios is an industry standard, Pro Tools recording facility. 

Located in Wilmington, NC

All Real. All the Time. No Sound Replacement.

Relax. Record.

The Good Stuff. 

Mics

1X Neumann TLM 102
1X Neumann TLM 103
2X Neumann KM 184
1X Royer R121
1X Manley Reference Cardioid Micophone
6X Shure SM57
1X Shure Beta57
1X Shure SM58
1X Shure Beta58
1X Shure Beta52
2X Shure SM81
2X Shure KSM44
2X Shure SM7B
1X Kam 2Face
1X Blue Bluebird
2X Audix D6
3X Audix OM2
1X Audix OM6
2X Audix D2
1X Audix D4
2X Audix i5
2X Audix ADX-51
1X AKG C 414 B-XLS
2X AKG C 414 XLS
2X Sennheiser MD421
6X Sennheiser e904
1X Sennheiser e609
1X Electro-Voice RE320

 

DAW

Mac Pro 12-Core
Waves SoundGrid Server One - MGO
2X Avid Arist Mix
JBL LSR4328P Speakers
JBL LSR4312SP Subwoofer
Avantone Audio Mixcubes
Sony MDR-7506 Headphones
Grace m905
Pro-Co Switch Witch
Hear Back Pro Headphone System
6X Personal Hear Back Mixers
Fulltone Custom Shop True-Path ABY-ST
3X Radial ProD2
Radial X-Amp
Radial DJX Reactor
Radial Phazer
Cloudlifter CL-2 Mic Activator
2X Rapco Horizon db-1 DI
Whirlwind Director DI
LR Baggs Venue DI
Sans Amp Bass Driver
Rupert Neve Design RNDI

 

Preamps & Outboard Equipment

2X API 3124+
Solid State Logic Alpha VHD
Radial Workhorse 500 Series
-2X Rupert Neve Design 511
-Grace Design 501
-Chandler Limited TG2-500
-Maag Audio PREQ4
-2X Radial PhazeQ
Focusrite ISA Two
Empirical Labs EL-9 Mike-E Channel Strip
2X Little Labs Lmnopre (Limited Edition)
dbx 286s
Solid State Logic Alpha-Link MAX
dbx 160A
Neutrik NYS-SPP-L Patch Bay
Switchcraft Studio Patch 6425
BBE Sonic Maximizer 362
BBE Sonic Maximizer 882i - Mastering
BBE MaxCom

 

Software

Protools 11 & 10
Waves - Platinum Bundle
Waves - Tony Maserati Collection
Waves - Eddie Kramer Collection
Waves - API Collection
Waves - CLA Signature Series
Waves - CLA-2A Comp./Limiter
Waves - CLA Effects
Waves - CLA Mixdown
Waves - Kramer Master Tape
Waves - Vocal Rider
Waves - H-Comp
Waves - H-Reverb
Waves - Abbey Road Studios J37 Tape
Waves - Renaissance Reverb
Waves - SuperTap Delay
Waves - Center
Waves - NLS Non-Linear Summer
Waves - Abbey Road Reel ADT
Waves - JJP Vocals
Waves - Infected Mushroom Pusher
Waves - Abbey Road Reverb Plates
Waves - Manny Marroquin Reverb
Waves - OneKnob Wetter
Waves - GEQ
Waves - F6 Dynamic EQ
Perception - Loudness Normalizer
Antares - Auto-Tune Vocal Bundle
Celemony Melodyne
Sound Radix Auto-Align
Sound Radix Pi
Reason 5.0
Drumagog Platinum
AmpliTube 2
Oxford Limiter
Oxford EQ
Oxford Dynamics
Oxford Fraunhofer Pro-Codec
iZotope Ozone 7 Advanced - Mastering Bundle
iZotope Alloy 2 - Mixing Bundle
iZotope nectar elements
iZotope Vinyl
iZotope RX Plug-in Pack
iZotope DDLY Dynamic Delay
iZotope Stutter Edit
iZotope Mobius Filter
iZotope Elements
BBE Sonic Maximizer
BBE Harmonic Maximizer
BBE Loudness Maximizer
BBE Mach 3 Bass Maximizer
Goodhertz Vulf Compressor
Goodhertz Lossy
Goodhertz Midside

Pedals & Effects

Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler
Ibanez Turbo Tube Screamer
Ernie Ball VP Jr.
TC Electronic Corona
TC Electronic Flashback
TC Electronic Hall of Fame
electro-harmonix Cathedral
electro-harmonix Freeze
electro-harmonix Big Muff
electro-harmonix RTG
electro-harmonix Soul Food
electro-harmonix Superego
Xotic Effects SP
Strymon El Capistan
MXR Dyna Comp
MXR Distortion III
MXR Carbon Copy Analog Delay
MXR Blue Box
MXR Phase 99
Maxon OD808 Overdrive
Zvex Box of Rock
Zvex Fuzz Factory
Zvex Sonar
Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor
Boss RE-20 Space Echo
Boss RC-20XL Loop Station
Boss RC-3 Loop Station
Boss GEB-7 Bass EQ
Boss CS-3 Compression/Sustainer
BBE Sonic Stomp
Dunlop Crybaby Classic
Fulltone 2B Boost

 

Keys

1926 Acoustigrande Upright
Nord Electro 5D - 73 Key
micro KORG
KORG nanoKEY

 

Amps & Cabs

Tone Tubby's - H-Bomb 2X12 Cab
Orange PPC 1X12 Cab w/ Vintage 30's
1968 Fender Bassman Head w/ Original Tubes
Huges & Kettner GrandMeister 36
Bogner 1X12 Alchemist
Marshall JCM 900
Fender Deluxe Reverb
Ampeg SVT-4 Pro
Ampeg SVT-610 HLF
TC Electronic RH750

 

Guitars

Gibson Les Paul Studio
Epiphone Wilshire Phant-o-Matic
Schecter C-1 Classic - w/ EMG's
Fender American Stratocaster Std.
Fender Telecaster - Custom
Fender '72 Deluxe Custom Tele. Reissue
Squire Custom Tele. w/ Warmoth Neck
Martin D-28 Acoustic
Ibanez SR Prestige Bass
Fender American Jazz Bass
1999 Fender Japanse P-Bass
ESP LTD Deluxe EC-1000

 

Drums & Percussion

Yamaha Beach Custom Kit
Meinl Headliner Range Congas
Latin Percussion Aspire Bongos
2X Latin Percussion Wood Blocks
2X Meinl Tamborines
Meinl Cowbell
3X Meinl Sand Shakers
Latin Percussion Bead Egg Shaker

 

Cymbals

Zildjian 18" K Custom Fast Crash
Zildjian 14" K Custom Fast Crash
Zildjian 13" K Custom Hybrid Hi Hat
Zildjian 21" A Custom Projection Ride
Zildjian 18" A Custom Projection Crash
Zildjian 20" A Custom Brilliant Ride
Zildjian 20" A Custom Crash
Zildjian 14" A Custom Master Sound Hi Hat
Zildjian 14" A Custom New Beat Hi Hat
Zildjian 10" A Custom Splash
Zildjian 8" A Custom Splash
Sabian 20" B8 Ride
Sabian 6" B8 Splash
Sabian 12" B8 Pro Splash

 

Amenities

TV
Wifi
Refrigerator
Microwave
Keurig Coffee Maker
Nintendo 64 with Assorted Games.
Assorted DVD's
Restroom