Midday Studios

 
 

About The Studio

Midday Studios is a professional home-based recording studio located near the Drake Neighborhood in Des Moines, Iowa. We offer everything you'd expect from an experienced studio, including voice-overs, mixing, mastering, and audio restoration. We're happy to take on new clients with projects started in a bedroom or at another studio. Please check out details on our quote page or contact us for more information.

 
 
 

Artist Videos

 

Gear List

Interface/Control:

  • Lynx Aurora 16 (16 CH I/O Converter)

  • Apogee Rosetta 800 (8 CH I/O)

  • Dangerous Music D-BOX (8 CH Summing Box & Monitor Control)

  • Avid Pro Tools HD2 (Core + Accel Card)

  • Apple Mac Pro (8 Core)

DAW Software:

  • Pro Tools 10HD
  • Wave Editor

Monitors:

  • SE Munro Eggs
  • Avantone Mix Cubes
  • Bluesky eXo2

Preamps:

  • (2) Five Fish Studios: X12 (API Style)

  • (2) Classic API VP-26 (API Clone)

  • (3) AML 1073 (Neve Clone)

  • (2) JLM Audio BA2 (Neve Style)

  • (4) Five Fish Studios SC-1
  • (2) Hairball Audio Lolas

  • (2) AML AM16

 

EQs:

  • (3) AML 1073 (Neve Clone)

  • Analog Allstars EQP1S5 (SS Pultec Clone)

COMPRESSION:

  • (2) Western Dynamo 1909 
  • (2) Kush Audio Tweakers
  • JLM Audio LA500A
  • (2) Hairball Audio 1176 REV. D
  • SSL Buss Compressor

Effects:

  • EVT4500 Spring Reverb (modified)

Instruments/AMPS:

  • Yamaha U1 60's Piano
  • Hammond A100 Organ (B3 model)
  • Lowery DS0-1 (Beatles organ)
  • Henry F Miller Spinet Piano
  • Mesa Boogie Mark IV
  • 1970's Ludwig, Butcher Block - 24", 16", 13"

Mics/DI:

  • AKG 414 B-Uls (Matched Pair)

  • AKG D112

  • (3) Neumann u87 Clone

  • Sennheiser MD421

  • Sennheiser e606

  • Shure Beta 52

  • Shure SM7

  • Shure SM58

  • (3) Shure SM57

  • BeyerDynamic m201

  • Cascade FH-II

  • Kel Audio HM7U

  • Okava MK012 (Modded)

  • Radial ProDI

  • (2) Horizon DI

  • Bo Hansen Active DI

  • Custom Subkick Mic

  • +More

Plugins:

DMG Audio:

  • Compassion
  • EQuality
  • EQuick
  • EQuilibrium 

Waves:

  • Renaissance Bundle
  • NLS Channel
  • MXP Kramer Tape
  • Kramer HLS Kramer PIE
  • Vocal Rider
  • RBass
  • Rverb

 

Massey Full Bundle

SoundToys:

  • Decapitator
  • FX Bundle

Native Instruments:

  • Solid Mix Series
  • Premium Tube Series

Softube:

  • Classic Channel
  • Summit Audio TLA100
  • Valley People Dyna-Mite

Kush Audio:

  • UBK-1
  • Clariphonic

Plugin Alliance:

  • Vertigo VSC-2
  • Maag EQ 4

Cytomic:

  • The Glue

ProAudioDSP:

  • Dynamic Spectrum Mapper 

PSP Audioware:

  • Vintage Warmer
  • Micro Warmer
  • 608 MultiDelay

Lexicon:

  • LXP Bundle

Overloud:

  • Breverb

+More