Category: Studio Updates

Gear Porn 101 – Preamps at Acadia

We firmly believe that great records start with great performances, but capturing them with some top-notch gear doesn’t hurt… Matching the right microphone with the right preamp is the key to getting that energy to translate to the finished product. There is no one “best” preamp— each unit has its own characteristics. However if we… Read more »

Toft ATB24 Console

After a wild 24-hour-cross-country adventure we are happy to announce that we have a beautiful new-to-us 24 channel Toft ATB24 console here at Acadia! Todd had been on the lookout for a Toft to replace our Soundcraft console for a while and Jason was also interested in a Toft, having cut his teeth on Trident… Read more »

Expanding the Studio- New Editing Room!

We are pretty excited to have expanded our capacity over here at Acadia with a new editing room so we can process files and get them ready to mix at a much faster pace. When we only had one computer, tracking during one session took up all of our resources–sometimes there literally aren’t enough hours… Read more »