C.O.G. Secret Lab productions
Lewis D'Aubin, producer & engineer

music production, sound mixing and mastering, filmmaking


30 years experience in studio sound
28 years experience in live concert sound
20 years experience in sound for picture
lifetime experience recording random noises (since age two!)
project recording studio (C.O.G. Secret Lab) / 18 ft. chromakey soundstage
remote multitrack recording services available

Equipment:
2x AKG C3000B large diaphragm condenser cardioid mics
1x Shure KSM27 large diaphragm condenser cardioid mic
2x MXL V250 large diaphragm condenser cardioid mic (modified w' K47 capsules)
1x MXL R40 ribbon mic (modified) w' Marti Audio preamp
2x MXL Tempo small diaphragm condenser cardioid mics
1x MXL BCD-1 large diaphragm dynamic mic
1x Audio Technica AT835B condenser shotgun mic
1x EV PL-78 small diaphgram condenser cardioid mic
2x Crown PZM condenser mics
2x AKG Perception 170 cardioid condenser mics
2x Marantz Superscope EC-3S cardioid condenser mics
3x EV ND/257 dynamic cardioid mics
2x EV RE-15 dynamic hypercardioid mics
2x Shure 57 dynamic cardioid mics
1x Shure 58 dynamic cardioid mic
2x Shure PGX UHF receivers
2x Shure PGX UHF transmitters
1x Shure 93 omnidirectional lav mic
1x Sennheiser E609 dynamic cardioid instrument mic
1x Countryman PLX omnidirectional lav mic
1x Peavey PVM480 small diaphragm condenser cardioid
3x KRK Rockit powered monitoring 6" speakers w' 12" subwoofer, 5.1 surround
Presonus 16.0.2 mixing board
Presonus 1818VLS 8-channel preamp-A/D converter
Presonus Digimax D8 8-channel preamp-A/D converter
Groove Tube 'Brick' preamp equipped with vintage early 60's Telefunken 12AX7 preamp tube
Presonus 'TubePre' equipped with Sylvania 12AX7 preamp tube
Alamo model 3 guitar amplifier (1949)
Fender Deluxe guitar amplifier (1953)
Fender Super Reverb guitar amplifier (1967)
Vox Valvetronix guitar amplifier equipped with Groove Tube preamp tube
Line 6 POD II XT
Roland V-Drums
Kurzweil K2000 keyboard
Ensoniq ESQ-1 keyboard
Yamaha monitoring amp
24' 12 channel snake
3 PC computers running Cakewalk
Peavey 'Studiomix' surface controller
Canon D550 still/video camera
Sony HDR-FX1 HD video camera
Canon SX44 still/video camera

Services:
multitrack recording (up to 16 tracks simultaneous, 48khz 24bit)
mixing - stereo or 5.1 surround
live mixing
mastering - stereo or 5.1 surround
delivery formats include PCM, mp3, FLAC, DTS and Dolby Digital
high quality digital transfers from cassette, DAT, ADAT, PCM digital, DVD, VHS, Beta

Credits and samples:
Harold Steintz & Dave Thomas - 'Wheels Up' album (2018) - recording, mix, mastering
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'The Crucible' (2018) - recording, mix, mastering
Dapper Dandies LP (2018) - recording, mix, mastering
Sleazeball Orchestra - 'Everything Falls Apart' (2018) single - recording, mix, mastering
New Orleans Steamcog Orchestra - 'Harry Poppins' (2018) - recording, mix, mastering, video
The Siouxsies - 7 song live video EPK (2018) - 2 camera shoot, audio mix + mastering, video edit
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'Stand And Deliver' single (2018) - recording, mix, mastering
777 EP (2018) - recording & mix
Musee Musique EP (2018) - recording, mix, and mastering
Josh Paxton - 'Standard Deviation' (2018) - tracking (track 7), mastering
Tranche - 'Feelin' Wicked' Tiny Desk contest song (2018) - live recording, videotaping, and mix
David Tyberg - 'You Can't Do That With a Banjo' (2018) - mix, mastering
Zoukeys - 'Sengorga' EP (2017) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Rathbone - EP (2017) - bottom tracks, videotaping
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'Pharoah of New Orleans' album (2017) - entire recording, mix, mastering, studio video
Toonces - Live concert at Marigny Opera House (2017) - live audio recording & videotaping
Tranche - 2 song video demo (2017) - live recording, videotaping, and audio mix
Toonces - 'Gnome Trot' Tiny Desk contest song (2017) - live recording, videotaping, and mix
The Unnaturals 'Face the Dreaded Kimono Dragon' (2015-2017) - entire recording, mix, mastering, studio video
Jack Elder & Friends - 3 song EP (2017) - bottom tracks
Debbie Davis and friends - 'Oh Crap It's Christmas' (2016) - 2 camera shoot & edit
Sweet Familiar - 6 song EP (2016) - entire recording, mix, mastering, studio video
Suzaku 7 - 'Shut Up Hufflepuff' EP (2016) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Chris Lenox - 'Ghosts' album (2016) - entire recording, mix
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'They Live' single (2016) - entire recording, mix, mastering, music video
Beth Patterson - 'Podcats' stingers (2016) - entire recordings, mix
Beth Patterson - 'Heat' single (2016) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Beth Patterson - 'Air Dance' single (2016) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Beth Patterson - 'Matchstick' single and alt mix (2016) - entire recording, percussion, mix, mastering
Mysterious Blend - 'Harold and Friends' (2016) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Kirk Chambers band - 13 song album (2015) - entire recording
Kitchen Table Publishing - three song country demo (2015) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Marc Gunn - 'Come Be A Pirate' (2015) - melodica, percussion, mix
Villa Diodati 10 song album (2015) - bottom tracks
Two Rivers 8 song EP (2015) - entire recording
Consortium of Genius - 'Strange Transmissions From Uranus' (2015) - entire recording, mix, mastering
New Orleans Steamcog Orchestra - 'Victory Through Steam' album (2015) - entire recording - excerpt - 'Bill Bailey' - style: dixieland
King Louie 'Touches' EP (2015) - entire recording
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'Your Sister Is a Werewolf' single (2015) - entire recording
Better Daze EP (2015) - entire recording, studio video
Alexandra Scott - 'Oh Leona' single (2015) - basic tracks
Redemption Kings EP (2015) - entire recording - excerpt - 'Yesterday's Nachos' - style: pop-punk, mix, mastering
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'Ballad of Ripley' single (2015) - entire recording - excerpt - 'Ballad of Ripley' - style: darkwave, mix, mastering
Lord High Panther LP (2015) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Missing Monuments 45 single (2015) - entire recording
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'Nightbreed' single (2015) - entire recording, mix, mastering, music video
Chris Lenox - 'And the Void Stared Back' EP (2015) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Totally Abandoned demo (2015) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Cones of Uncertainty LP (2015) - entire recording, studio video
Tomb of Nick Cage EP (2015) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Beth Patterson - 'No Strings Attached' single (2014) - entire recording, studio video
Tomb of Nick Cage - 'Tub of Blood' single (2014) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Beth Patterson - 'Happy Birthday Buttface' single (2014) - entire recording
Komrades Oppression Group - 'Ivan Drago' single (2014) - entire recording, mix, mastering
King Louie solo project (2014) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Art of the Process EP (2014) - entire recording, mix, mastering - excerpt - 'Painted Red' - style: metal
House of Goats EP (2013) – entire recording, mix, mastering
Strange Travelers EP (2013) – entire recording, mix, mastering excerpt - 'Secret Room' - style: bluegrass
Missing Monuments EP (2013) – entire recording, mix, mastering
Missing Monuments: 'Missing Monuments' LP (2013) - partial bottom tracks, overdubs, mix, mastering - excerpt - 'Heart & Soul' - style: pop rock
Bipolaroid: 'Twin Language' (2012) - bottom tracks recording
Cones of Uncertainty Cones of Uncertainty' EP (2012) – entire recording, mix - excerpt - 'Chuck Jones Bull' - style: alternative
Mickey Lamonte - 'City With Soul' CD (2011) - entire recording, mix, mastering
Komrades Oppression Group - 'Sell Your Body For Revolution' (2011) single - entire recording, mix, mastering, music video
King Louie's Missing Monuments: 'Painted White' LP (2010) - mix
King Louie's Missing Monuments: 'Black Rainbow/Tailspin' 7" (2010) - mix
Consortium of Genius: 'Music For Supervillains' CD (2010) – entire recording, mix, mastering
The Local Skank: 'Shot Song' music video
The Local Skank: 'Collect All 5' CD (2010) – entire recording, mix, mastering - excerpt - 'Confused' - style: ska
Pining for the Fjords: demo (2007) – entire recording, mix, mastering
Consortium of Genius: 'In COG We Trust' CD (2006) – entire recording, mix, mastering
Love Zombie: demo (2004) – entire recording, mix, mastering
May Flood (2003) - mastering
Consortium of Genius: 'Free Brains & Dead Bodies' CD (2001) – entire recording, mix
Igor Kitty: demo (2000) – entire recording, mix, mastering - excerpt - 'Sour Grapes' - style: alt rock
Babies Los Merengue' demo (1998) – entire recording, mix, mastering
Garaj Mahal: 'Garaj Mahal' CD (1994) – entire recording, mix excerpt - '7 Deviants' - style: alt-rock
Shudderpulp: demo (1993) – entire recording, mix, mastering
Kwazi Moto: 'Sir Dance A Lot' single (1994) - entire recording, mix
Dali's Llama: 'Beast of Surreal Burdens' cassette (1993) – entire recording, mix
Dead Rebecca: Live recording (1993) – entire recording, mix
Dead Rebecca: EP 2 song demo (1993) – entire recording, mix
Balls: 'Balls' cassette (1993) – entire recording, mix
Eden: demo cassette (1991) – entire recording, mix excerpt - 'What About the Master' - style: reggae
Sole Relyer: 'Kings Row', 'Translate' singles (1990): recording & mix, studio videos