The Studio


About SUDESTUDIO
SUDESTUDIO is a world class recording facility, one of the most popular audio production realities in Southern Italy. We have been at the heart of independent and alternative music for over 20 years and have worked with a huge number of artists and record labels, producers and managers.
We understand that budgets come in all shapes and sizes. Whatever your project, we will try and find a way to work within your budget.
Our passion is to help local musicians make awesome sounding recordings. Contact us to discuss your needs.
The Staff at SUDESTUDIO is qualified and has more than 15 years experience in the field. The people, our cutting-edge equipment, the acoustic characteristics of our facilities together with the versatility and space of the live rooms guarantee the best working conditions for any kind of project.
STUDIO A
STUDIO A has a surface of 40m2 and is equipped with a Amek frame Mozart series with Rupert Neve, 48 inputs, 24 bus, 8 groups, 16 aux. The headphone monitoring is managed directly by the musicians through Hear Back Personal Monitor up to 46 simultaneous sets.
STUDIO B
STUDIO B has a surface of 30m2, is equipped with a Mackie 32/8/2 and is totally connected to STUDIO A. This studio is also used as drum/vocal room, for re-amping or for simultaneous recordings with LIVE ROOM.
LIVE ROOM
The LIVE ROOM has a surface of 100m2 and a hight of 5.5m and can host up to 50 musicians. It's equipped with drum boot and vocal boot. It's reverberation is 0.80s.
Floating and automated ceiling for variable early refections.
The two studios share all the instruments and equipment and the outboard.
All rooms overlook the beautiful countryside and have plenty natural light.

Facility & Location
The studio is in the heart of the countryside in the Province of Lecce between an olivegrove and a vineyard, only 20 km from the Adriatic Sea and the Ionian Sea. The facilities are powered by an independent solar system.
The studio has a large living room, kitchen and a huge recreational outdoor area with swimming pool, trampoline and basketball court.
Free internet access is available to all guests.
The architectural project of SUDESTUDIO was studied and designed by Marco Patruno's Map Studio
The acoustic project is by Donato Masci and Fabrizio Giovannozzi of Acoustic Design / Studio Sound Service s.a.s.
Mixing Desks
  1. Amek Mozart 48x MZ15-RN Rupert Neve Channels
  2. Mackie 32/8/2
Mic Pre-Amplifiers
  1. AMS Neve 1081 2 channels
  2. AMS Neve 1073 2 channels
  3. API 3124+ discrete 8 channels mic/line pre
  4. Universal Audio LA610
  5. Universal Audio Solo 610
  6. Hairball Audio Lola differential mic pre X2
  7. Api Lunchbox 500-6B
Microphones
  1. Groove Tubes GT67 (2)
  2. Shure SM 57 (6)
  3. Shure SM 58 (3)
  4. Shure SM 81 (1)
  5. Shure SM7 B (1)
  6. Shure Beta 91A (1)
  7. Shure 520DX Green Bullet
  8. Coles 4038 (2)
  9. AKG C414b (2)
  10. AKG C214 (2)
  11. AKG D112 (2)
  12. AKG D12 (1)
  13. AKG D190 (1)
  14. Beyer M55 (1)
  15. Beyerdynamic M201TG (1)
  16. Beyerdynamic M88TG (1)
  17. Beyerdynamic M160 (1)
  18. Neumann M147 Tube (2)
  19. Neumann U87 Ai (2)
  20. Neumann U47 Fet (1)
  21. Neumann km184 (2)
  22. RØDE NT1 (2)
  23. Sennheiser me-62 omni (1)
  24. Sennheiser me-66 hypercardioid (1)
  25. Sennheiser MD421 (4)
  26. Sennheiser MD441 (1)
  27. Sennheiser E 602 II (1)
  28. Sennheiser e906 (2)
  29. Shoeps CMC6 MK4 (2)
  30. Royer Labs R-121 (1)
  31. Electro Voice Re 20 (3)
  32. Electro Voice ND68 (1)
  33. Lombardi LM2060 (1)
  34. Yamaha SKRM-100 Subkick (1)
Tape recorder
  1. Studer A80 MKII 16 tracks / 2 inches
Digital Recorder
  1. Tascam MX2424 (24 ADDA + 24 in/out TDIF)
A/D & D/A Converters
  1. Apogee Rosetta 800
  2. Apogee AD16X
  3. Tascam MX2424 IF-AN24
  4. 4 x MOTU2408 MK3
Outboard
  1. Universal Audio 1176 x3
  2. AMS Neve 1081 2 channels
  3. API 3124+ discrete 8 channels mic/line pre
  4. Lexicon MPX100
  5. Lexicon MPX1
  6. Roland Space Echo RE-201
  7. Universal Audio LA610
  8. SSL 500-Series Bus Compressor MkII
Platforms
  1. Mac / Pc
  2. Nuendo 8
  3. Pro Tools 12
Speakers Near-Field
  1. Dynaudio BM5A pair
  2. Tascam vl-x5 pair
  3. Tannoy Mercury M1 pair
Speakers Mid-Field
  1. Dynaudio BM15A pair in each Control Room
Speakers Main
  1. Dynaudio M3 active
Headphones & Hear Back System
  1. 4 x AKG K240
  2. 20 x AKG K141
  3. 2 x Powerplay Pro-xl
  4. 2 x Hear Back Personal Monitor System (2 hub 16 mixers)
  5. 1 x powerplay P16-I
  6. 10 x powerplay P16-M
Instruments
  1. Drums Rogers Holiday '69 22x14, 13x9, 16x16
  2. Snare Ludwig Jazz Festival 1961 14" x 5,5"
  3. Snare Premiere 2000 COA 1976 14″ x 5,5″
  4. Snare Meazzi Hollywood 13'' x 6,5''
  5. Drums Pearl Export Series X2
  6. Zildjian Avedis new beat 14\" hi-hat
  7. Sabian B8 14\" hi-hat
  8. Zildjian Costantinople 18\" crash
  9. Istanbul Agop traditional dark 17\" crash
  10. Istanbul Agop azure 20\" ride
  11. Gibson Les Paul Studio '95
  12. Fender Precision Bass 1983 Elite USA
  13. Fender Jazz Bass Japan
  14. Yamaha G3 Baby Grand Piano
  15. Plairson upright Piano
  16. Rhodes MKI 73 electric Piano
  17. Wurlitzer 200 electric piano
  18. Farfisa Doria Organ
  19. Farfisa Vip 600 Organ
  20. Farfisa Compact Organ
  21. Cavendish Diamond Organ
  22. Yamaha PS30
Amps and Cabs
  1. Fender Bassman Silverface 1968 - 50W Head
  2. Fender Bassman Amp and cabinet 1962 Blonde
  3. Orange OR 120 and cabinet T1217 1971
  4. Orange AD15
  5. Sound City Plus 50 head 1969
  6. Fender VT Bassman 2x15 Cab 1973 Silverface
  7. VOX AC30
  8. Peavey Bandit 112 I
  9. Fender Hot Rod Deluxe
  10. Fender '59 Bassman LTD
  11. Engl Powerball
  12. Fender BXR 300 bass amp
  13. Ampeg SVT 3 PRO
  14. Ampeg 4x10 Classic
  15. JCM800 Lead Series head
  16. JCM900 Lead - 1960 4x12 cab
Mobile Studio equipment
  1. RØDE BLIMP
  2. RØDE DeadCat
  3. Zoom H4N portable recorder
  4. Sennheiser me-66 hypercardioid
  5. Sennheiser me-62 omni
  6. M-Box
  7. M-Audio Firewire 410

Equipment On Demand
Drumsets
  1. Craviotto monoply walnut | 20x16, 12x8, 14x14
  2. Gretsch Round Badge 1960 22x14, 13x9, 16x16, 14x5.5
  3. DW/Pacific Drums PDP BX BD 22", Tom 10", 12", 16", snare 14" in betulla
Snares
  1. Ludwig Supraphonic '65 14x5
  2. Craviotto monoply maple 14x6,5
Cymbals
  1. Hi-hat Zildjian Constantinople 14
  2. Hi-hat Sabian Vault Artisan 14
  3. Crash Sabian HHX Evolution 17 & 18
  4. Ride Istanbul Agop Signature 21
  5. Ride Istanbul Agop Traditional Medium 21
  6. Zildjian Z Rock Crash 18"
  7. Zildjian Z Medium Crash 18"
  8. Meinl Classic China 18"
  9. Meinl Classic Splash 10"
  10. Zildjian Ride 20"
  11. Paiste Mini-bell 3"
Amps & Cabs
  1. Framus Dragon testata valvolare 100w 3 canali
  2. Peavey 5150-I testata valvolare 120w 2 canali
  3. Fender The Twin "red knobs" combo valvolare 2x12
  4. Framus Dragon 412 cassa 4x12 Celestion V30 240w svasata
  5. VHT Fat Bottom cassa 4x12 Eminence p50 200w svasata
  6. Ashdown ABM900 EvoII testata pre-valvolare 2x500w
  7. Ampeg SVT410 HLF cassa 4x10 600w
  8. Ibanez TS808 Tubescreamer overdrive pedal
  9. Boss DD-7 digital delay pedal
  10. Lehle P-split A/B splitter passivo

Valerio Daniele Additional Equipment
Converters & Clock
  1. PrismSound (8ch)
  2. Universal Audio 2192 (2ch)
  3. RME (10ch)
  4. Focusrire Octopre (8ch)
Preamps
  1. Millennia x8
  2. Avalon M5
  3. Universal Audio 610
  4. PrismSound x4
  5. RME x4
  6. Focusrite Octopre (8ch)
  7. Summit Audio 2BA-221
Microphones
  1. Neumann U87 x2
  2. Neumann KM184x2
  3. Neumann M147
  4. Schoeps CMC6 x2
  5. AKG C414 x2
  6. AKG Solidtube
  7. Royer R122
  8. DPA 4099
  9. Electrovoice RE20
  10. Electrovoice N/D868
  11. Sennheiser MD421 x2
  12. Beyerdynamic M201
  13. AKG C568
  14. AKG C3000 x2
  15. AKG C1000 x2
  16. AKG C419
  17. Shure SM58 x3
  18. Shure SM57 x5
Outboard
  1. Avalon VT747sp
  2. TC Electronics M3000
  3. Lexicon PCM70
  4. Little Labs RedEye
  5. Tascam DVR1000
  6. Analog Delay Pigtronix Echolution

18GRADIaEst video equipment
  1. HD Video Camera(Panasonic AG-HVX201)
  2. Canon 7D Camera
  3. Petroff Matte box
  4. Petroff Follow focus
  1. Rods support video
  2. Fluid Head Stand
  3. Dolly
  4. Merlin-like Steadicam
  1. 160 LED Panel and Quartz lighting
  2. Lighting filters and diffusers
  3. Lastolite and other reflector panels