The Basement: Music Production & Recording Studio is a project studio located in Halifax, NS specializing in recording, editing, production, mixing and mastering.

Session rates are $40/hr with a 3 hr minimum. Cash or e-transfer only.

Open 9 - 5 Mon - Fri. By appointment only.

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+1 (902) 452-5029​​

Audio Engineer In Halifax, NS

Main Laptop: MacBook Pro 9,1 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7 16GB 1600 MHz DDR3
Backup Laptop: MacBook Pro 5,1 2.66GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 8GB 1067 MHz DDR3

Desktop: iMac 11,3 2.8 GHz Intel Core i5 12GB 1333 MHz DDR3

Audio Interface: UAD Apollo QUAD – Thunderbolt Interface

Software: Ableton Live 9, Native Instruments Komplete 9 Ultimate, UAD (Fatso Jr., Fatso Sr., Lexicon 224, SPL Transient Designer, Pultec & Pultec-Pro, SSL G Series Bus Compressor, Little Labs VOG, SSL E Series Channel Strip, 1176LN, 1176SE, etc.), Waves Platinum, iZotope Ozone 4, Sylenth, Spire, Effectrix, EZdrummer, WOW, Sausage Fattener, Bazzism, Serato DJ, Mixed In Key, etc.
Mixer: Rane Sixty-Two
Studio Monitors: 2 X KRK VXT8, KRK 10S, 2 X Yamaha HS8

Headphones: 4 X Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Turntables: 2 X Technics SL-1200MK2
PA: 2 X Yorkville NX55P 550 Watt Powered Loudspeakers
Mics: Audio-Technica AT4050, 3 X Shure SM57, Shure SM58, Shure SM58 Wireless
Field Recorder: Zoom H6 Handy Recorder
Drums: Yamaha YD Series 5 Piece, Steel Drum, Cajon, Bongos, Djembe, etc.
Bass: Fender Squire Jaguar, Novation Bass Station II
Piano: Heintzman Upright Piano
Synth: Moog Minitaur, Casio 210 Sound ToneBank
Guitars: Epiphone AJ Acoustic, Yamaha SE603M Electric, Strumstick, Denver Ukulele, Dunlop Original Cry Baby Wah
Midi Controllers: Akai MPK 25, Akai LPD8, Novation Dicers