New York

Carriage House Studios

  • 119 WEST HILL RD
  • Stamford CT 06902
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The Scoop

Carriage House Studios is a recording facility located on a country estate in Connecticut. Converted from a working carriage house from the early 1900s, Carriage House Studios has been recording world famous artists for over 30 years, including The Pixies, Derek Trucks, Johnny Winter, Meatloaf, Rakim, Pantera, Diana Ross & Spyro Gyra.

ROOM RATES with ENGINEER (hourly): Contact for Rates
Clients/Credits: Beyonce, Black 47, Dave Brubeck, Dave Eggar, Gordon Gano, John Scofield, Hooray For Earth, New Pornographers, Okkervil River, Rachel Sage, Spyro Gyra, Ted Leo and the Pharmacists, The Pixies, Throwing Muses, Warren Haynes, Gov't Mule, Smith Westerns
Special Features: SSL 4000 E/G Series, 3M 16 Track Tape Machine, Atari 24 Trk, Pro Tools HD, EMT 140 Plate Reverb, 224XL, 480, AKG BX20E, 5 dedicated isolation booths, Residential Studio, On-Location Accommodations, Full Kitchen, SSL console, tons of outboard gear


Consoles, DAWs, Tape Machines: SSL 4048 E/G/Z console, Pro Tools HD, MTR-90 2" 24TK, 3M 2" 16TK, MTR-10 1/2", Control 24
Outboard Gear: Neve 1073S (3), Urei 1176 LN Black, Teletronix LA-2A, dbx 160vu (4), Lexicon 480L, Pultec EQP 1, Thermionic Culture Phoenix, Lexicon 224X, Lexicon PCM42, Daking 52270b (4), Dyna-mite 430 (2), EMT 140, Pultec EQH 2, Summit TLA-100A, AR300 Tape Eliminator, Universal M610, Manley vari-mu stereo, Neve 33809J, Empirical Labs Distressor EL8-X (2), Eventide H949, Eventide FL201, Eventide H910, Eventide H3000, Space Station SST282, Aphex Aural Exciter
Microphones: Shure SM 57 (7), Shure SM 58, Shure SM 81, Shure SM 94, Shure Green Bullet, Beyerdynamic M260 (2), BeyerDynamic M130 (2), Neumann U87 (2), Neumann U89, Neumann Fet 47, Neumann KM184 (2), AKG D112 (2), AKG D12, AKG 414, AKG 451 EB (2), AKG 452 EB (2), AKG 460 B (3) (CK capsule), Oktava mk012 [84] (4), Oktava mk319, Royer R-121 (2), Schoeps CMC-6 omni (2), Telefunken ELAM 251 Vintage, Audio-Technica ATM 25, B&K 4011 (2), Sennheiser 421 (4), Sennheiser 441, RCA 44 (2), ElectroVoice RE20 (2), Beyerdynamic M380 gold, RCA 77dx, Blue enCORE 100i (3)
Monitoring: EQUATOR 8s, Yamaha NS-10s, Event 20/20s, Urei 813s
Software: Pro Tools HD
Instruments & Amps: Steinway Hamburg B, Hammond C-3 Foot Pedals / Leslie, Solid State Leslie 76, Clavinet, Vox AC-3, '65 Fender Bassman, Super-Reverb, Twin reverb-Black&Silver, Beltone-Tube, Marshall 4x12, Fender Hot-Rod Deville 41, Ampeg SVT-Classic Bass amp 4x1, Ampeg B-15 flip top, Acoustic 37 Bass Head, Hartke 15 Bass Cab, Ludwig 'Red', Ludwig 'Black', Assorted Cymbals, Percussion