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Old 11-17-2013, 06:56 PM
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First Avenue Sound in Franklin Tenn using Iso-Q2 on

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I wanted to post some comments by Multiple Grammy engineer David Hall on the SBS Designs Iso-Q2. David is using the Iso-Q2 as a program eq in Studio B in

David Hall, Grammy engineer comments on the SBS Designs Iso-Q2:

Recording Studio: Blackbird Studios Nashville (
Mix Engineer: Multiple Grammy winning David Hall (
Studio: Studio B (Studio B Gear list Below)
Artist: Heather Jakeman

Craig, I am a huge fan of all of your products. I am using the Iso-Q on a new artist Heather Jakeman in Studio B, its where I like to mix.

I like it a lot, it`s a Wonderful box!!! The Iso-Q has a Very broadband, like a Pultec.

I can also make the Iso-Q2 available to Rolff at Rentals.

I really like the S2 amplifier also.

David Hall

David Hall Multiple Grammy Award Credits:

Award credits include a GRAMMY® Award for Petra for Best Rock Gospel Album in 2000.

Latin GRAMMY® Award for Ricardo Arjona for Best Male Pop Vocal in 2006, as well as several nominations.

David Hall worked on numerous gold and multi-platinum selling projects.

David Hall Discography:

Blackbird Studios, Studio B pics:

I wanted to post a gear list so people can see just how high end Blackbird is, they have an unreal facility and all there rooms have TOP shelf components BEST of the Best. The Bands that have been mixed out of Blackbird have been the best of all genres, really over the top facility to say the least.

Studio B Equipment List

Console: 96 Input API Legacy Plus with Flying Faders II automation

Mic Pre's
Chandler Germanium
(2)Telefunken V76s

Channel Strips
(2) Neve 31102
(3) (2) Neve 31105

BBE 882i Sonic Maximizer
SPL Transient Designer


Over 1000 available mics to choose from.
See Microphone page

GML 8200


API 2500
Chandler Limited TG1 Abbey Road
(2) Empirical Labs EL8 Distressor
Empirical Labs EL7 Fatso Jr
Manley EL-OP
Smart C1
Teletronix LA-2A
Tube Tech CL1B
(2) Urei 1176LN
Urei 1178

2-Track Recorders

Alesis Masterlink
Prism Sound Dream AD-2 Converter
Tascam DA-45HR
Analog 2-Tracks available upon request


Genelec 1031s
Yamaha NS10s
ATC 300s
*others upon request*

Effects Units

Lexicon 480L
Lexicon 200
Lexicon PCM 42
T.C. Electronics M6000


Country artist the Travis Marx Band

Multiple Grammy Award Mix engineer David Hall now travels with the SBS Designs Iso-Q2 to Track & on the Final Mix down at First Avenue Sound, in Downtown Franklin Tenn.

David Hall has mix album credits gaining him Multiple Grammy Awards & has Numerous gold & Platinum mix album credits.

David Hall has been involved on projects many projects including:
Fall Out Boy,
Vince Gill,
Mountain Heart and Jewel to name a few...

Mixing at amazing studios like Blackbird Studios in Nashville where he uses The SBS Designs Iso-Q2 & S2 Class AB Amp & he now takes the Iso-Q2 on the road to First Avenue Sound to use for Tracking & on the Final Mix down on the Travis Marx band at First Avenue Sound in Downtown Franklin Tenn
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