The Glow Recording Studio

Located in Scenic Northwest Athens, GA



  • Crest Century Vx - 40 Channel Analog Mixer. Fully upgraded/customized for The Glow featuring Jensen transformer-equipped mic preamps by Jim Williams.


  • Cubase 9

Outboard mic preamps

  • Electrodyne 501 (Motown 1969 Design)

  • Heritage Audio '73 JR (Vintage Neve Style)

  • CAPI VP28 (Vintage API Style w/Litz Output Transformer) [x4]

  • CAPI VP25 (Vintage API Style w/ Litz Output Transformer)

  • CAPI VP26 (Vintage API Style w/ Litz Output Transformer)

  • Meris 440 (Modern API Style) [x2]

Outboard Compressors/Limiters/DynamicS Processors

  • JLM Audio LA500A (LA3A Style Opto)

  • DBX 164 Stereo Compressor [Revive Audio Modified] (VCA)

  • DBX 165A Compressor (VCA) [Get that Tame Impala Drum Sound!]

  • Grommes Precision G8L Stereo Compressor/Limiter (LA3A-Style Opto)

  • Overstayer Stereo Compressor (1176-Style FET)

  • Vesta Fire SL-200 Stereo Compressor (SSL-ish VCA)

  • Vesta Fire MLM-1 Limiter (VCA)

  • SPL TD4 4-Channel Transient Designer

Outboard Effects

  • Tech21 Sansamp RBI (Analog Bass Cabinet Simulator)

  • Demeter Real Reverb (Stereo Spring Reverb)

  • RSP Technologies Saturator [Modified] (Tube Saturation/Tape Emulation) [x2]

  • T-Rex Engineering Replicator [Eurorack] (AnalogTape Delay)

  • Make-Noise Erbe-Verb [Eurorack] (Digital Reverb)

Outboard EQ

  • CAPI 553F Inductor EQ (Vintage API Style)

  • Tonelux Tilt 8 (8-Channel Tone Shaping Equalizer)

  • Vesta Fire MPE-1 Parametric EQ


  • Acme Audio WB-3 Motown DI Box

  • Beyerdynamic MC740 Condenser (“Poor Man’s U67”!)

  • Beyerdynamic M69TG Dynamic [x2]

  • Beyerdynamic M88TG Dynamic

  • Beyerdynamic M99TG Dynamic

  • Beyerdynamic M160 Ribbon [x2]

  • Beyerdynamic M201TG Dynamic [x2]

  • Beyerdynamic M420 Dynamic

  • Beyerdynamic M422 Dynamic

  • Beyerdynamic MC930 Condenser

  • Electro-Voice RE20 Dynamic

  • Fostex M11RP Cardioid Ribbon

  • Fostex M77RP Cardioid Ribbon [x2]

  • Lauten Audio ATLANTIS Condenser

  • Radial JDI (Passive Direct Box w/ Jensen Transformer)

  • Shure SM57 Dynamic [x2]

  • Shure SM58 Dynamic

  • Shure SM91 PZM Condenser