The Studio

Instruments

We are all delighted – and seriously impressed, given the studios we’ve recorded in and engineers we’ve worked with.

— James Keen

At Echo, we are pleased to have some very sought after instruments available to our clients, at no extra cost, and due to our partnership with Original Synths, we can offer a selection of classic synths to hire at very competitive daily or weekly rates. See the Original Synths page for hire details or below for a list of included instruments.

Guitars

  • Gibson Les Paul Deluxe Guitar (1978)
  • Fender Precision Bass (70’s)
  • Eko Acoustic Guitar (70’s)

Keys

  • M102 Hammond Organ & 145 Leslie Speaker
  • Fender Rhodes 54
  • Joseph Wallis Upright Piano

Amplifiers

  • Marshall 2 x 12 JMP Master Model Lead Combo (70s)
  • Fender Tremolux Amp (60s)
  • Fender Bassman Ten (70s)
  • Weinbrock ME-1 Combo
  • Weinbrock ME-5 Barracuda Amp
  • Marshall 4 x 12 Cabinet (x 2)
  • Fender 2 x 12 Cabinet (70s)

Drums

  • Mapex M Series drumkit (12, 13 & 16 inch toms)

We also have some brilliant sample libraries and soft synths, including:

  • Ivory 2 Grand Pianos
  • East West Pianos
  • Drumagog 5 (drum samples)
  • Tremor (drum machine & synth)
  • M-Tron Pro (Melotron samples)
  • Vienna Symphonic Library (String samples)

All of the equipment listed above is available at no extra charge to anyone using the studio. However, our equipment does change from time to time, so if there is an instrument you’d like to use for your recording please mention this when booking.