John's Garage Studio is a professional sound recording facility for those with a passion to record in a creative environment, conveniently located in Chicago’s Northwest suburbs.  We are a quality tracking recording resource in a friendly setting founded by technician and guitarist John Aspromonte: A place where musicians achieve the best recordings possible from their instruments and vocalizations at a modest cost.  We specialize in recording guitar and vocal music and blues folk musicians who want an authentic sound.  Let your creativity lead the way in an environment that supports imagination, originality. If nothing else, track your next project here we will not mind if you take it to another facility for mix down or Mastering. Rates are low and quality is high. Track your next project here. Call or email for an appointment.  

Equipment list:

Interfaces: RME UFX Behringer Ultra Gain ADA 8200 records 20 simultaneous channels at up to 96 KHz.

Microphone Preamps:  Focusrite ISA one, Platinum Penta,  Universal Audio Solo 110, Solo 610, Golden Age, ART Pro Channel, DBX, Ashley EV, ADK and more. 

Drums: 5 piece set of Acoustic Drums, Zildjian and Paiste Cymbals, accessories  

Microphones: Electro Voice RE 20 and RE 27 Models, AT kick drum Mic, ADK Area 55, Heil PR40, PR30s,, Sennheiser 609s and 421s, Neumann TLM 102, Shure KSM 27s and   SM 57s, SM58s, 55SW, 55, Cascade Vin-Jet Ribbon, Vintage  Turner Harp Mic, MXL Ribbon and Dynamic, Apex C12, AKG 421s,  AT4040, AKG 200s, Studio Projects B1, Tub  Microphones   and Preamps, pro-kick,  and much more.

Guitar amps: Fender Peavey, Egnater, Vintage Sound 1962 Fender Bassman, Vintage Sound22SC, Vox, IbanezTA30 Amplifiers, VTB1, Boogie V Twin, Rocktron, LR Baggs Para Acoustic, 

Guitar Effects: Boss, Ibanez, Behringer, Keeley,  American and more

Processors out of the box: AB Quad Gate, RANE Quad Gate, Altaire Compressor Limiter,  ART Pro VLAs, DOD, Electro voice 131 EQ, DOD EQs, Pro VLA, Pro VLA IIs, Yamaha SPX 90 Digitec DSP 128, Ashley Crossovers, ART Alesis Midi verb, Micro verbs, TPSII tube preamps, DBX 266 and 286A,     

Full Waves package with Pro Tools 10 

RME and RMR Headphone system, Crown Amplifiers, Behringer Foreplay Headphone system