The Studio

Bob Popp. 1965-2014

The One and Only Bob Popp

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Gunpoint Recording Studios™

Gunpoint Recording Studios™ located in Chicago’s South-side neighborhood of East Pilsen.

Control Room

Gunpoint Recording Studios™ has all of the amenities and features to record your album, demo, soundtrack or 8-Track, with quality, comfort and convenience.  The principals of Gunpoint Recording Studios™ ( Quentin Poynter and Bob Popp ) deliver a wide range of products and services to their clients while using a wide range of both digital and analog high quality tools.   These services include Live Recording, Album Production, Session Writers and instrumentalists, Stereo and Surround (4, 5.1, 7.1) Mixing and Mastering. 3D Motion Graphics, Video Editing and Post Production, Online Marketing and Distribution.

Control Room Equipment List

  • Genelec 8040bpm
  • Malcom Toft Designs ATB
  • Nuendo 6.5 DAW
  • Wavelab 8.5 Mastering Suite
  • MOTU HD 192 BLM x 2
  • MOTU 24 i/o x3 for 72 channel in/out.
  • UAD Octo & Uad Quad with all plugins.
  • Universal Audio 1176ln
  • SSL Stereo Bus Compressor
  • API 560 ( x2 )
  • qmp 550A ( x3 )
  • qmp LC553 eq ( x2 )
  • qmp q312 (API 312 Clones x 8)
  • qmp 1084 ( Custom Built Neve 1084 ) x4
  • qmp 525 ( API 525 ) x2 stereo linkable
  • qmp q76 (Universal Audio 1176 rev F / API 2520 Hybrid Clones x 4)
  • Furman parametric eq x2
  • Omnicraft optical Quad-Gate
  • Lexicon alex
  • Lexicon lxp 15
  • Rocktron intellfex
  • Digitech valve fx
  • Custom sony/vifa nearfield critical
  • Tannoy pbm 8 ll active critical
  • Tannoy pbm 6.5 ll
  • + Much Much More

Spaces

  • 52′ x 33′ x 27.5 Lofted Live Room
  • 8 1/2′ X 8 1/2′ x 10 1/2’ Isolation/Drum Room
  • 19’2″ x 14′ x 9’2″ Control Room

Guitar Amps

Guitar Combos

Guitar Cabinets

  • Marshall 900 1960A 100 watt Celestions *8ohm
  • Sonic 1960A w/Vintage 30’s *8ohm

Bass Heads

  • 1982 Ampeg SVT ( MTI )
  • Ampeg V4-B
  • Peavy Fire Bass 700

Bass Cabinets

  • Ampeg SVT Cabinet 8x10E ( x2 )
  • SWR 15
  • Peavey 1×15 w/JBL K130

Keyboards and Electronics

  • Prophet 600
  • Korg n5
  • Akai MPK49 Controller
  • Korg Kaossilator Pro
  • Arturia Analog Suite
  • Mtron Pro
  • Roland TR-707