Located in Ojai, California, Brotheryn Studios offers a world-class facility, quality outboard gear, a vast microphone collection and an experienced team to get the job done.
All tracking is easily fit into Brotheryn’s large live room (1138 sq feet), three large iso booths (178sq ft, 240 sq ft, 350 sq ft.), and large control room (700 sq feet), as well as two sound locks. 8 seperate headphone sends give the flexibility to make everyone happy during the tracking and overdub process. The layout adds line of sight to its list of already attractive features so you can connect while maintaining as much isolation as needed.
We offer a Grammy award winning sound design and custom music team.
Tracking, Mixing, Foley, ADR, Dialogue Editing, Back-Ground, SFX, as well as picture editing (premiere cc 2017).
The Team includes:
Composer / Todd Hannigan
Engineer / Jason Mariani
Producer / Composer / Jesse Siebenberg
Studio A Recorders - Analog Studer A827 (2”, 24 track) Tascam 388 (1/4”, 8 track) Digital Pro-Tools HDX 2012 Mac Pro 12 core (2.66) Westmere with 32 gigs RAM UAD2 pcie (One Quad, One Octo) 48 channels of I/O (32 channels HD I/O, 16 channels 96 I/O) Apogee Big Ben word clock generator Console SSL AWS 900+ SE Monitors Barefoot Sound Mini Main 12 ATC SCM 25A Dynaudio BM5A (5, for surround) Genelec 1092A Sub (For 5.1 or with ATC’s) Dynamics/Harmonic Processors BAE 10DC (2) Spactra Sonics 610 Complimiter (2) SSL G Series Compressor (2, one outboard and one in the AWS) SSL Channel Dynamics Module (2, in the AWS) Inward Connections The Brute II Api 2500 Api 525 BSS DPR-901 Daking FET III Alan Smart C2 Empirical Labs Fatso Jr Empirical Labs Distressor (3) Empirical Labs DerrEsser SPL Transient Designer 4 (2) Retro Instruments Doublewide (2) Retro Instruments 176 (2) Retro Instruments Sta-Level Q2 Compex F760X-RS Q2 Compex F765 (2) Little Labs VOG Gates SA-39b (2) Charter Oak SCL-1 Kush Audio Tweaker (2) Thermionic Culture The Culture Vulture Dizengoff Audio D864 (2) Universal Audio 1176 (2-vintage) CBS Audimax 4440a (2) Airfield Audio Liminator 2 Highland Dynamics BG2 (2) Mercury Audio 66 (2) BBE Sonic Maximizer 422a dbx 160a (2) dbx 120 Art Pro VLA Summit Audio TLA-50 Behringer Composer Behringer Tube Composer Waldorf 2 Pole Equalizers SSL Channel E/G (24 in AWS) Api 560 (6) Kush Audio Electra (2) Great River Harrison 32b Chandler Audio Curve Bender Pultec EQP-1A (2) Orban 622b Tascam 388 channel eq (8) Mic Pre’s SSL K series (24, in AWS) Chandler Audio TG-2 500 (2) Mercury Audio AM-16D (4) Heritage Audio HA-73 Jr (2) Golden Age Project 573 (2) Undertone Audio MPDI-4 (4 channels) Rupert Neve Designs Portico 5024 (4 channels) Daking Audio Mic-Pre IV (4) (16 channels) Aurora Audio GTP-8 (8 channels) Api 312 (10) (vintage) BAE 312a with Avedis 1122 op amp (3) Burl Audio B1D (6) Cartec Pre-Q5 (2) Black Box Analog Vacuum Tube Mic Pre Dizengoff Audio D4 (2) Demeter VTMP-2 (2 channels) Urei 1108 (2 channels, Racked by Dan Alexander) Tascam 388 (8 channels) Outboard FX EMT 140 (Stereo) AKG BX5 Sansui RA-500 Delta Lab Acousticomputer Ensoniq DP/4 Eventide 2016 Kurzweil Mangker Yamaha SPX-900 Fender Reverb Tank Echoplex EP-1 Various Guitar Pedals Studio B Pro-Tools HD Native 2012 Mac Pro 12 core (2.33) Westmere with 32 gigs RAM UAD2 pcie (One Quad, One Octo) Avid Omni Euphonix MC Mix controller Monitoring Barefoot Sound MM27 (gen 1) Mic Pre’s Daking Mic Pre One Daking Mic Pre 500 Meris 440 Chandler Germanium Burl B1D Langevin DVC (2 ch) SSL Alpha VHD (4 ch) Equalizers Api 560 Kush Audio Electra A-Designs EM-PEQ Dynamics/Harmonic Processors Inward Connections The Brute (2) Lindell 7X-500 Rupert Neve Designs 542
Microphones Ribbon Coles 4038 (2) Royer R121 (2) Beyerdynamic M160 (4) AEA R84 (2) AEA KU4 (2) AEA R44ce (2) RCA 77DX (2) Cascade X-15 (stereo, fixed blumlein) Dynamic AKG D12e AKG D112 (3) AKG D120e (2) Audix D6 Electro-Voice RE-20 Electro-Voice 644 Electro-Voice 664 (2) Electro-Voice 676 (2) Sennheiser 421 (6) Sennheiser 441 Sennheiser 609 Silver Shure 55s Shure SM56 (Unidyne) Shure SM57 (7) Shure SM58 (2) Shure SM7b (2) Placid Audio Copperphone (2) Yamaha Subkick Condenser ADK Z-Mod 67 (2) (tube) ADK Z-Mod 251 (2) (tube) AKG 451 (2) AKG 452 EB (2) AKG 414 EB (2) AKG 414 BULS AKG C12a (2) CAD E200 Flea-12 (2) (tube) Flea Microphones Flea-47 (2) (tube) Flea Microphones Flea-49 Next (2) (tube) Neumann U87 (vintage) Neumann U89 (vintage) Neumann FET 47 (vintage) Neumann KM 84 (2) Neumann KM-56 (2) Sennheiser MKH-416 (shotgun) Rode NTG2 (shotgun) Sanken CO-100K (2) Sanken COS-11D (Lav) (2) Shure Beta 87a Shure AXS Telefunken AR-70 (stereo) (tube) Telefunken ELA M 260 (2) (tube) Soundelux Elux 251 Wunder Audio CM67-S (2) (tube) Chameleon Labs TS1 mkII (2) (tube) Peluso P67 (tube) Peluso 22-251 (tube) Peluso CEMC-6 (2) Sony ECM-50 (Lav) Sony ECM-170 Amplifiers Ampeg Reverberocket 2 Ampeg B15 Ampeg V4 Carr Hammerhead Magnatone Custom 260 Vox AC-30 Fender Deluxe Fender Excelsior Hohner 1222 Dr Z MAZ Clarion Radio Swart Space Tone Tremolo Silvertone Twin Twelve 1950’s modified Dictafone Gibson Les Paul Jr Leslie 147 Various Radial Engineering J48 DI (2) Radial Engineering Pro-AV2 DI (stereo) Radial Engineering X-Amp reamp Radial Engineering X-Amp 500 reamp Radial Engineering EXTC (pedal level effects loop) (2) Radial Engineering SGI (2) Countryman Type 85 DI (3) Acme Audio Motown DI Groove Tubes The Brick (tube mic pre/DI) ADL 200 (stereo tube DI) A-Designs RED-DI (tube DI) MXR M80 DI Cloud Microphones Cloudlifter (6) Dynamount X1-R (2) Dynamount V1-R Little Labs IBP Junior Little Labs Redcloud (2) Little Labs STD (2) Taytrix Stack-It Gobo System Clearsonic Sorber gobos Instruments Keyboards Hammond C3 with Leslie 147 Kawai KG-6C (grand) Kawai BL-71 (upright) Wurlitzer Upright Piano (old, funky, honkytonk) **All pianos have Helpinstill Pickup Systems** Wurlitzer 206 (with tremolo mod) Jaymar toy piano Arp Quartet Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 6 Roland Boutique JP-08 Roland Boutique JU-06 Yamaha Reface CS Mellotron M4000D Arp Odyssey (reissue)
Directed by Chris Malloy
Score by Todd Hannigan, Fernando Apodaca, Morgan Alstot, Bobby Watley, Chad Ferrin, Chris McGrill
Thicker Than Water
Directed by Chris Malloy and Jack Johnson
One of the first Brotheryn Projects, Todd Hannigan worked with Fernando Apodaca to score two scenes from the film. It stands the test of time as a film that helped define the direction of surfing for that era.
Big Easy Express
Our first Grammy win! Alongside company Farm League, Directed by Emmett Malloy and produced by Tim Lynch, Todd and Jason spent weeks mixing and adding elements to make the train ride fell and sound like the magical ride that is was with Mumford and Sons, Old Crow Medicine Show, and Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros. Jason Mariani mixed all the concert multitrack sessions and also made them sound amazing.
Please email with any questions you might have about working with Brotheryn Studios. We offer a wide range services from recording, composing and scoring music for Film, Music and Television.