acoustic guitars: acoustics
Taylor 310 (2006) sitka, mahogany, ebony, yum
Martin Backpacker (2007) steel string with pickup -has been around the world with me
Ibanez EW20ASE (2010?) figured ash; with pickup, EQ and tuner; my open-mic and dog-walking guitar lately
Alvarez Regent 5214-12 (1998?) 12-string - spruce, mahogany, rosewood
Yamaha FG-75-1 (1976?) a bit beat up, so mainly used for dog walking, but I had a pickup installed around 1988 and it has a great "peanutty" sound
electric guitars: electrics
Gibson Les Paul Deluxe (1976) maple top, custom cherry pickup surrounds, with Seymour Duncan JB bridge pickup and original neck pickup
Squier Stratocaster (1988) black, Japanese-made, sweet Noiseless pickups
Sekova (1979?) black Les Paul Custom clone
bass guitars:
Michael Kelly Dragonfly 5-string fretless (2005?) quilted maple, acoustic/electric, with that low-low-B
Ibanez Road Star II (1988?) black, fretted, funky, 4-string
other instruments: piano
Bushman Jenny tenor ukulele (undated) mahogany, rosewood
Epiphone MM-30 mandolin (2011), antique sunburst
Crane cabinet grand piano (>120 years old)
souvenir pan pipes: Curacao, Thailand, New Mexico
assorted percussion: shakers, bells, frog, rain stick
Fender Twin Reverb (1975) silverface with EV speakers
Fender Blues Junior (2015) laquered tweed, Jensen 12" speaker
Ampeg Portaflex PF800 and Pro Neo PN-115HLF (2020?) bass head and 1x15 cabinet
Fender BXR100 (1996) bass combo amp with 15" speaker
audio interfaces: laptop and controller
MOTU 828mk3 Hybrid FireWire/USB audio interface with 2 mic preamps, 8 line-level TRS I/O, and 2xADAT Lightpipe I/O (connected to MacBook Pro with a 6-foot USB 2.0 type B to type C cable)
ART TubeOpto8 with 8 tube mic preamps and ADAT Lightpipe I/O to/from the MOTU
PreSonus DigiMax LT with 8 mic preamps and ADAT Lightpipe output to the MOTU
Line 6 POD 2.0 guitar recording device with amp modeling and effects, line out to the MOTU
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 2-channel USB audio interface for simple sessions in the playroom or livestreaming
recording workstation: laptop and controller
Apple MacBook Pro (16-inch, 2021), M1 Pro (10-core CPU, 16-core GPU, 16-core NPU), 16 GB RAM, 2 TB SSD
Apple Logic Pro X, GarageBand, OBS...
LG 24UD58-B 24-inch 4K IPS LED monitor
OBS Studio configured for multi-camera studio capture and/or livestreaming
Elgato EpocCam Pro and Camera Hub for streaming iPhone or iPad camera(s) to OBS
BlackHole 2ch routes Logic output to streaming/zooming input
Two HDMI video capture dongles for GoPro Hero 4 + iPad screencast inputs to OBS
Anker 577 Thunderbolt Docking Station (13-in-1, Thunderbolt 3) one plug for power, audio (MOTU), 4K display, MIDI keyboard, Ethernet...
M-Audio BX8a studio monitors
JBL Pro III bookshelf speakers (unpowered)
Krivitzkynator Kicker 2 x 15" custom-built subwoofer (unpowered)
Gemini XG-2000 power amp (for subwoofer)
Technics stereo system (for JBLs and speakers by pool table outside studio)
PreSonus HP4 headphone amp and monitor master volume
Hosa SLW-333 Passive Stereo Monitor Switcher 1: M-Audio, 2: JBL, 3: media hub inputs
Sony MDR-V6 headphones (4 pairs)
Senheisser HD 500 headphones
MIDI controllers:
Mackie Control Universal control surface with 9 motorized faders, jog wheel, and lots of knobs, buttons, and lights. Can control Logic and MOTU CueMix.
Akai MPD24 controller with 16 drum pads, 8 faders, and 8 knobs
M-Audio Keystation 61es semi-weighted 61-key keyboard MIDI controller
Apple iPad Pro (12.9-inch, 2022) M2, 256 GB running Apple's Logic Remote
EarthWorks SR77 small-diaphragm condenser mic
Rode NT1-A large-diaphragm condenser mic
Audio-Technica AT2020 large-diaphragm condenser mics (2)
Audio-Technica AT2021 small-diaphragm condenser mic
Shure Beta 58a dynamic mic
Shure SM58 dynamic mics (2)
Shure SM57 dynamic mics (2)
CAD KBM412 kick drum mic
AudioSpectrum ancient cheap dynamic mics (2) (click pix to enlarge)