©2017 by Joe Austin

 
 
 
 

STICKS

I proudly endorse Collision Drumsticks.

DRUMS AND CYMBALS

DRUMS

Mapex

I use a Mapex M Series kit in the following sizes:
22" x 16" Bass Drum
10" x 9" Rack Tom
12" x 10" Rack Tom
14" x 12" Floor Tom

CYMBALS

Zildjian

I use all Zildjian cymbals. I am currently using:
6" A Custom Splash
10" A Custom Splash
14" A Custom Hi-Hats
16" A Custom Crash
18" A Custom Crash
20" A Custom Ride

SNARE DRUMS

Changing a snare drum can change the sound of feel of the whole kit. I have a collection of snare drums that I have picked specifically to provide suitable timbres for any genre.

RECORDING GEAR

MICROPHONES

1 x Audix D6 (Kick Drum)
1 x DIY SubKick mic (Kick Drum)
1 x Shure SM57 (Snare Top)
1 x Audix i5 (Snare Bottom)
2 x Audix D2 (Rack Toms)
1 x Audix D4 (Floor Tom)
1 x sE 2200iia (Hi-Hats)
2 x Line Audio CM6 (Overheads)
1 x DIY Telephone mix (Room)

OUTBOARD GEAR

Focusrite Saffire Pro 40
Behringer ADA8000
Lexicon MX300
dbx 266XL
Samson S-Patch Plus

COMPUTER / SOFTWARE

Macbook Pro 13"
Alesis M1 Active Mkii monitors
Pro Tools 12
Logic Pro 9
Hundreds of plugins from various companies