Equipment

This is Sweet Spot Sound's complete list of equipment.

The Concert Sound Service, Recording Services sections describe deployment for various events.

Consoles

 

2 Yamaha CL5 digital consoles (one for FOH and one for Monitors)
3 Yamaha Rio 3224-D
2 Yamaha Ri8-D stage racks

  • 64 mic preamps to FOH and 48 to Monitors, analog split ahead of the RIOs

A wireless tablet runs CL Editor for remote mixing or additional control surface.
An iPad is available for tablet mixing.

Small console

Behringer X Air XR16 digital mixer

  • 8 mic inputs, 8 line inputs
  • 4 aux bus outputs
  • 4 effects engines
  • 4 DCAs, 4 mute groups
  • built-in Wi-Fi
  • iPad for control

Front-of-house outboard gear

Denon DN-700C CD player (remote control via etherent and web page)
Also plays MP3s on memory card/stick

Tascam CD-RW900 CD recorder

Main Speaker System

12 Meyer Sound Labs M2D Curvilinear Array (powered)
4 Meyer 650p subwoofers (powered dual 18")
Speaker support towers manufactured by ALC Truss

Meyer Galileo Callisto 616 speaker processor located on stage

Front / Side Fill / Small Main

Lip Fill

4 Meyer UPA-1P 12" + 100x40 degree horn (powered)

2 QSC K8 lip fills

Monitors

6 Meyer UM-1P 12" + 45x45 degree horn (powered)
3 Meyer UM-100P 12" + 100x40 degree horn (powered)
2 Meyer USM-100P 15" + 100x40 degree horn (powered)

JBL PRX718XLF single 18" subwoofer (powered drum sub)

Microphones

5 Shure Beta 58 vocal mics
4 Shure SM 58 vocal mics
3 Neumann KMS 105 condenser vocal mics

6 Shure SM-57 general purpose mics
2 Sennheiser MD421 dynamic mics
6 Audio Technica ATM-33 condenser mics
4 Neumann KM184 condenser instrument mics
4 Sony ECM-23 condenser mic
8 Audio Technica 2021 condenser mic
4 Audio Technica PRO-35 clip-on drum/horn mics
20 Audio Technica ATM-350 clip-on drum/horn/string mics
1 Shure Beta 52 kick drum mic
1 Audio Technica ATM-25 kick/bass mic
1 AKG D-112 kick drum mic

2 Shure Beta 91 boundary microphones

2 Shure KSM-44 large diaphragm multi-pattern condenser mics
8 Audio Technica 2020 large diaphragm condenser mics

6 Countryman Type 85 active direct boxes
6 passive direct boxes

28 Tall stands with booms
8 Short stands with booms
1 15' tall mic stand - no boom

Wireless mics

4 Shure ULXD channels
1 ULXD4Q quad receiver
4 ULXD2 handheld transmitter with KSM-9, SM58 or Beta 87 element
4 ULXD1 beltpack with Shure WL185 cardioid lavaliere mic or Countryman E6i headset

Power Distribution

50 A 120/240V power distribution with CS6365 inlet
100 A 120/240V split to two CS6369 receptacles
60' 100A feeder
100' 50A feeder
connections include CamLoc, direct tie-in to company switch, breakers for most boxes, CS63xx, NEMA 14-50

1 20' 10/4 L14-30 extension
4 50’ 10/4 L14-30 extensions
1 100’ 10/4 L14-30 extension

7 Edison (NEMA 5-15) quad box extensions (20', 40', 50', 50', 60', 80', 150')
1 multi-drop Edison quad box stringer - 4 boxes separated by 8' each

Miscellaneous

Technical Projects 2-station wired intercom with strobes

200' digital snake (2 CAT6, 2 audio pairs, power)

1 75' 32 channel subsnake with 10 returns (upstage box)
2 50' 12 channel subsnakes
3 6 channel sub snakes (30', 50', 65')

UPS for both consoles, RIOs and all processing

Acoustic Analysis Smaart audio analyzer and Smaart Acoustic Tools
Earthworks M30 microphone
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 computer interface
Audio Workstation and
Location Recording

Digidesign Pro Tools system

  • Pro Tools 12 software
  • Nuendo Live software
  • M-Audio ProFire 2626
  • Presonus Digimax FS
  • Presonus Digimax D8
  • Dante Virtual Sound Card

Effects plugins:

  • Audio Ease Altiverb
  • Waves Mecury bundle
  • WavesAbbey Road bundle
  • Waves J37 1" 4-track tape emulator
  • SoundToys native bundle
  • Avid Eleven MKII guitar amp/speaker modeling
  • Avid Smack! compressor
  • Avid Reverb One

DSP-Quatro CD mastering/burning software with DDP 2.0 import/export

HOFA DDP Player (DDP file player, anayzer)

Apple Macbook Pro Retina with quad i7 processor
27" Turbo Display

Event Tria monitors
Presonus HP60 headphone amp

Nuendo Live for 64-track recording using RIOs

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