Bova Lab Studio

Bova Lab Studio

Bova Lab is Philip Shaw Bova's recording studio. The space is an ideal acoustic environment for mastering and mixing, as well as recording small ensembles. Bova Lab is a MFiT (recently rebranded as Apple Digital Masters) approved facility. The studio features a nice collection of vintage and modern analog processors that Philip has spent many years acquiring including:

Studer 962 16 ch console
Neve 5432 1970s 8ch console

Northern Electric 50s tube console 

Burl and Apogee

Tannoy HPD 385 
Camber 3.5
Bryston Power Amp

Compression and EQ
AudioScape - Teletronix LA-2A
AudioScape D-Comp Limiter (EMI style mastering limiter)
AudioScape EQP-A - tube Pultec style EQ (x2)
AudioScape SSL Buss Compressor

Compex F760X-N compressors (stereo linked pair)
Custom Inductor based EQ
dbx 165A compressor / limiter 

RJR BAX Mastering EQ
Sound Techniques EQ (x2)

Spectra Sonics 502 3 band EQ (x2)
Junger D01 compressor/limiter
Thermionic Culture Phoenix Mastering Plus compressor
UTA UnFairchild 670M II Compressor
UREI 1176LN Peak Limiter 

Lexicon Prime Time M93 
Lexicon Model 200 Digital Reverberator
Fisher Spacexpander (The King Tubby reverb!)
Fostex 3180 Stereo Spring Reverb

Korg analogue signal delay
Korg SE-500 Stage Echo tape delay
Korg DRV-1000 digital reverb
Polymoog Resonator Filters
Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble

Roland SRV 2000
EHX Small Stone (vers 1)

Yamaha SPX90
Tascam RS20 Stereo Spring Reverb

Mic Preamps
Neve 1073 vintage with Marinair transformers (x2)
Neve 34128 (x8)
Sound Techniques "System A" mic pre
Spectra Sonics 110 (x2)
Spectra Sonics 101 (x2)
Northern Electric 1950s Tube (x6)
McCurdy AT242a  (x2)

Altec 686a
AKG D119 
AKG D202 (x2)
AKG D224e
AKG D12e
AKG D190e
Beyerdynamic M160
Coles 4038 Ribbon (x2)
EV RE-16
EV RE-20
Little Blondie (x2)
Lomo 19a19
Neumann U87i
Neumann KM84i (x2)
RCA 77-DX  Ribbon
Shure SM7
Shure 545 Unidyne III
Shure SM57
Sennheiser MD 211 (x2)
Sennheiser MD 421 (x2)
Sennheiser MD 441

Tape Machines
Revox A77 HS (2 track 1/4")
Tascam 58-OB   (8 track 1/2")

Winter upright piano
Premier 751 Vibraphone
Rhodes Mark V (with Avion Studios preamp)
Casiotone 202 synth
Onde Magnétique OM-1 (Cassette based synthesizer)
Moog Micromoog
Korg Microsampler
Baldwin Fun Machine
Logan String Melody
Vintage Rogers, Ludwig, Gretsch, and Slingerland drum kits and snare drums. 
Vintage Zildjian cymbals