User Help
Search Forum
keywords

author

GO
SOFTWARE
Miami's Circle House Studios Continues SSL Tradition with Duality in the Cabana Studio "SSL's commitment to sound quality over the years is evident through the success of the projects recorded here."
DMN Newswire--2012-11-19--Circle House Studios, the Miami production powerhouse, has set up a Solid State Logic Duality SE as its primary mixing console for the Cabana Studio room. A recent project with the rapper Pharrell, which included Miley Cyrus, Mary J. Blige, Rico Love, the Madden Brothers and Good Charlotte, was mixed using Duality. Circle House has a long, successful history with several generations of SSL consoles. The addition of Duality reflects SSL's commitment to continued sonic excellence that produces sterling results for Circle House clients.



"We chose Duality because it really does give you dual capabilities," says Charles Wakeman, head engineer at Circle House Studios. "You can work in Pro Tools, through the desk in analogue, or you can do both. You have pretty much ultimate control over a session. We have Pro Tools files sent in that may have been tracked in a studio environment or in someone's living room, so we need to be able to offer a premium quality, stable sonic benchmark to mix each project. Duality offers that high level sonic stability. SSL's commitment to sound quality over the years is evident through the success of the projects recorded here. Duality continues that tradition."



Circle House Studios has been around for almost 15 years, originally started by the band Inner Circle (of "Bad Boys" fame) as a private creative haven. The first room featured an SSL 4000. From there the facility expanded into a commercial venture with four rooms featuring an SSL J Series, a MIDI room and now Duality in the Cabana Studio room.