MCC Recording Studio

Established June 2001 – MCC Recording Studio operates as a full service – musical project-based recording studio. Located in a historic recording facility in Calgary AB, the studio prides itself as a creative haven serving artists of all musical genres.

Our goal is to assist artists in their musical journey – by developing, growing and aiding in attaining of their musical vision. We are striving to capture the sound and spirit of the music that is the art of which we help transcend. We do this passionately with each and every recording we are apart of.

Our client list is diverse and is comprised of many amazing artists – both independent and label based. Indie music has been the heart, soul and passion of our business. We are also huge fans of radio and the music we grew up hearing. Very grateful for the opportunities over the years to work with Loverboy, Gord Bamford, George Canyon, Tate Mcrae and many other inspiring artists.

Coming into our twentieth year we are thankful for the past and are excited for the future!
We look forward to the opportunity of recording more music with other musical visionaries!!

MCC Recording Studio in Calgary, Alberta Canada boasts an impressive array of professional recording environments, instruments and most importantly premium quality recording gear and top industry professionals who really know how to put it all together to get the precise sound and quality that you have only ever dreamed of.

Here is some of the gear in our studio:

Recording Platform
Pro Tools HD3 10.3.5 (40 inputs)
Otari mx80 2inch 24 track reel to reel

Mixing/Recording Console
Trident A Series 24 buss

Interfaces and Converters
1x Digidesign 192 I/O
1x Digidesign 96 I/O
1x Digidesign Midi I/O

Mac Pro 2.26 Intel 8 – Core
Macintosh 1.25 GHz G4 Mirror Door
2 x 22” Computer Monitors
15” NEC Computer Monitor

Monitors (Speakers)
Genelec 1031a
Yamaha NS10
Blue Sky Sat 6.5
Westlake Audio BBSM-12

Outboard Mic Pre-Amps
Focusrite ISA 220 Session Pack
Focusrite ISA 828 8Channel Pre
Vintech X73i Mic Preamp Equalizer
DigiPre MP008
Universal Audio 2-610 Dual Channel
Avalon U5 Class A Direct
NEVE (Boutique Audio EQ)

Pro Tools 8.1 (192 tracks of playback)
Waves Diamond Bundle
Waves Studio Classics Collection Bundle
URS Everthing EQ Bundle
Eleven Rack
Antares Pitch Correction
TC electronics
Line 6
Native Instruments
Various Guitar & Bass amp Plugins (Eleven, Amp Farm, Amplitube, )

Outboard Compressors, Limiters, Gates, EQ’s
Avalon AD2044 class A Stereo Compressor
Distressor E18 Compressor
Urei LA-4 Compressor
Drawmer 1961 Vacuum Tube Eq
Gain Brain Compressor
Kepek Compressor
Joe Meek SC2.2 Stereo Compressor
Ashley Audio SC 50 Compressor
Orban 424 A Stereo Compressor, Gate, Limiter
Behringer T1952 Stereo compressor, Gate, Limiter

Outboard Effects Processors
Line 6 Echo Pro
Line 6 Mod Pro
Line 6 Filter Pro
Line 6 Pod Pro
Line 6 Bass Pod Pro
Lexicon Super Prime Time
Lexicon Alex Digital Effects Processor
Eventide Ultra-Harmonizer H3000
Roland SDE- 1000
T.C Electronics M-One
Voice Works TC- Helicon
Rolls Stereo Sonic Exciter

Headphone Monitor System
6x Hear Back Monitor Board (8 channels) with HUB (12 channels)
8 Pro Headphones ( Sony, AKG, Audio Technica, Fostex)

Power Amps
Phonic Max 880
Phonic Xp 1000

1x C12vr Tube
2x 414xls
1x 414 eb vintage
1x D112
1x U87
2x Km100
1x Klm147
1x NT4 Condenser
1x NTV Condenser
3x 421 Dynamic
3x 906 Dynamic
5x Beta 56
2x Beta 57
2x Sm 57
1x Beta 52
1x Beta 91
1x Sm 58
1x Sm 7
1x Ksm-32
Studio Projects:
1x C1 Condenser
1x C5 Large Condenser
1x B3 Condenser
1x LSD2 Stereo Condenser
Se Electronics:
2x Se 1 Condenser
1x Se 3000 Condenser
1x Se 3500 Condenser
1x Yamaha Sub Kick Dynamic Mic

1x Radial JDI
1x Radial stereo JDI
2x Ampeg SVT Tube Driver DI
2x Hosa Dib307

Guitar Amps
Marshall Limited Edition Zake Wylde 800
Fender Vibratone
Fender Tremolux
Fender Twin Reverb II
Rivera Knucklehead II
Matchless Clubmen 35
Matchless DC 30
Bad Cat hot cat 15
Top Hat club Deluxe
Music Man 210 RP
Boogie Mark IV
Mesa Dual Rectifier
HIWATT Custom 50
Ampeg Bass Amp B-15R

Guitars & Bass
Number of Vintage Guitars
(Fender, Gibson, Rickenbacker, Martin, Takamine, PRS, SilverTone)

Roland Digital Piano FP-2

Drum Kit
Sonar 5-Piece S Series
Yamaha Stage Custom 7-Piece

If you are looking for something specific that isn’t listed above, please contact us, it is more than likely that we have what you are looking for as we are continuously upgrading and improving both the gear we use and the environments that we provide.