Above & Beyond

Above & Beyond

Above & Beyond

Above & Beyond

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Studio Equipment

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Emagic AMT8 MIDI Interface

Emagic AMT8 MIDI Interface

We spotted the AMT8 mounted in a rack in Above & Beyond's studio setup. more

SPL MTC 2381 Monitor Talkback Controller

SPL MTC 2381 Monitor Talkback Controller

The SPL MTC 2381 can be seen on Above & Beyond's desk in a video of their stu... more

MOTU 2408 MKII Rackmount Audio Interface

MOTU 2408 MKII Rackmount Audio Interface

In the Anjunabeats Forum, Jono talks about the soundcard used by Above & Beyo... more

Soundcraft Ghost LE Mixer

Soundcraft Ghost LE Mixer

Above & Beyond preferred analogue mixing over digital mixing, and thus opted ... more

Software Plugins and VSTs

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Software plugins and vsts

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Universal Audio Studer A800 Multichannel Tape Recorder Plug-In

Universal Audio Studer A800 Multichannel Tape Rec...

"Installed the new UAD Studer A800 plugin in yet?Can't wait to get home to tr... more

Spectrasonics Omnisphere Virtual Synth

Spectrasonics Omnisphere Virtual Synth

Tony McGuinness of Above & Beyond lists the Omnisphere as one of the plugins ... more

ArtsAcoustic Reverb Plugin

ArtsAcoustic Reverb Plugin

"...Spectrasonics Omnisphere and the Arts Acoustic reverb are probably the mo... more

Waves L2 Ultramaximizer Plugin

Waves L2 Ultramaximizer Plugin

Tony of Above & Beyond on the Waves L2: "...we've done Waves and still use th... more

Headphones

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Headphones

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Sennheiser HD 25 Headphones

Sennheiser HD 25 Headphones

Above & Beyond's Jono can be seen wearing the Sennheiser HD 25-1 II Headphone... more

Needs Review Audeze LCD-X Reference-Level Planar Magnetic Headphone

Audeze LCD-X Reference-Level Planar Magnetic Head...

Evidence of Paavo Siljamaki mixing in the box whilst monitoring on the Audeze... more

Needs Review Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO-80 Closed Studio Headphones

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO-80 Closed Studio Headphones

Selfie taken by Jono himself recording vocals (bonus: if you can name the mic... more

Studio Monitors

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Studio monitors

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Barefoot Sound MicroMain 27 Studio Monitor

Barefoot Sound MicroMain 27 Studio Monitor

We spotted Barefoot MicroMain 27 Studio Monitors in an Instagram photo of Abo... more

Neumann Klein + Hummel O 300 D Active Studio Monitor

Neumann Klein + Hummel O 300 D Active Studio Monitor

Above & Beyond use the Neumann KH 0 300 D studio monitors as their primary mo... more

Mackie HR824 Studio Monitor

Mackie HR824 Studio Monitor

In 2005, Above & Beyond's monitoring setup consisted of Mackie HR824s with a ... more

Tannoy Reveal Passive Studio Reference Monitors (Red)

Tannoy Reveal Passive Studio Reference Monitors (...

At 1:46 into this video of Above & Beyond's studio, to the right of the shot ... more

Microphones

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Microphones

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Rode NT1-A Condenser Microphone

Rode NT1-A Condenser Microphone

"All of the OceanLab tracks to date (including satellite) were recorded using... more

Neumann U-87 Condenser Microphone

Neumann U-87 Condenser Microphone

"All of the OceanLab tracks to date (including satellite) were recorded using... more

Focusrite VoiceMaster Pro Class A Microphone Preamp

Focusrite VoiceMaster Pro Class A Microphone Preamp

Jono, on the Anjunabeats Forum: "...it helps to have a decent pre-amp. At the... more

Needs Review Aurora Audio GTQ2 Mic-Pre

Aurora Audio GTQ2 Mic-Pre

Above and Beyond clearly likes the 1073 sounding pre's, The Aurora Audio GTQ2... more

DAWs

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Daws

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Ableton Live 9

Ableton Live 9

While Logic is their main DAW for producing tracks from scratch, Above & Beyo... more

Apple Logic Pro X

Apple Logic Pro X

Above & Beyond's Tony McGuinness says "...I've been using it for eighteen yea... more

Needs Review PreSonus Studio One 3

PreSonus Studio One 3

In this tweet, Jono Grant of Above & Beyond praises PreSonus Studio One by st... more

Guitars

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Guitars

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Fender American Vintage '65 Jazzmaster Electric Guitar

Fender American Vintage '65 Jazzmaster Electric G...

Jono Grant can be seen playing a sunburst Fender Jazzmaster in an Instagram p... more

DJ Setup

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Dj setup

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Pioneer DJM-900 Nexus Mixer

Pioneer DJM-900 Nexus Mixer

Used by Above & Beyond, in conjunction with CDJ-2000s. more

Pioneer CDJ-2000 Nexus

Pioneer CDJ-2000 Nexus

When Above & Beyond do DJ sets, they use "two linked CDJ2000s and use an SD c... more

Mixed In Key 5 Harmonic Mixing DJ Software

Mixed In Key 5 Harmonic Mixing DJ Software

"Historically, we've always keyed everything by ear, but Mixed In Key is a gr... more

Keyboards and Synthesizers

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Keyboards and synthesizers

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Dave Smith Instruments Prophet '08 Synthesizer

Dave Smith Instruments Prophet '08 Synthesizer

"Lots of hardware synths - we just bought a prophet 08 which is lovely." more

Sequential Circuits Pro One Synthesizer

Sequential Circuits Pro One Synthesizer

"We have a whole bunch of outboard gear including the Sequential Circuits Pro... more

Roland JV-2080 Synthesizer Module

Roland JV-2080 Synthesizer Module

"Firing up the old Roland JV2080 in the studio. That deserves a tweet! :)" more

Other Gear

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Pure Evoke 2S Portable Stereo DAB Digital and FM Radio

Pure Evoke 2S Portable Stereo DAB Digital and FM ...

Above & Beyond use the Pure Evoke 2S radio to test their mixes on, to make su... more

RME Hammerfall HDSP 9632 PCI Card

RME Hammerfall HDSP 9632 PCI Card

From an overview of their studio setup from 2005 - Above & Beyond brought 24 ... more

Gear Guides

Top MIDI Keyboard Controllers - Updated 2020

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated February 2020

Top Studio Monitor Speakers for Music Production

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated February 2020

5 Best Synth VSTs

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated December 2019

The Best Audio Interfaces - USB, FireWire, and Thunderbolt

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated December 2019