Robert DiBlanco’s Studio Rig

Robert DiBlanco’s home studio (www.TheBassLab.com) currently features the following configuration (updated 12/2013):

STUDIO Rig:
Software:
* Avid ProTools 10
* Steinberg Cubase 8.5 Pro DAW
* Steinberg WaveLab 8.5
* Apple Logic Pro X
* Ableton LIVE 9
* Apple MainStage 3

Hardware:
* Universal Audio Apollo Advanced Studio front end
* Mackie HR824 Studio Monitors
* Mackie MR5mk2 Studio Monitors
* Focusrite VRM Box
* Steinberg CC121 controller interface
* Avid Artist Controller interface
* MIDAS X-32 Digital Mixing Console
* A Design REDDI Tube Direct Box
* retrospec JuiceBox Tube Direct Box
* MOTU UltraLite mk3 Studio Interface
* MOTU micro lite MIDI Interface
* RetroChannel Preamplifier
* Black Lion Audio AUTEUR Preamplifier
* Black Lion Audio SPARROW MK II (White) A/D converter
* Black Lion Audio SPARROW A/D converter
* Black Lion Audio Micro Clock MK2
* Demeter VTBP-201s Tube Preamplifier
* SWR GrandPrix Tube Preamplifier
* SWR Mr.Tone Control Parametric Equalizer
* 3Equation Studio Headphones
* FutureSonics Atrio M8 In-Ear Monitors with SofterWear sleeves
* VodooLab Amp Selector
* Line 6 Bass Pod XT (for effects only)
* Raven Labs MDB-1 ‘More Me’ Box
* Peterson V-SAM Strobo Tuner

Bass Amplification Systems:
* Thunderfunk TFB750-A Professional Bass Amplification System
* Euphonic Audio iAmp Pro
* MusicMan B115 amplifier
* SWR SM 900 Amplifier
* SWR SM 400 amplifier
* SWR Redhead combo
* SWR California Blonde amplifier
* SWR LA-10 practice amplifier
* Behringer UltraBass BX4210A

Speaker cabinets:
* AccuGroove ElWhappo (1×15″ subwoofer, 1×12″ midwoofer, 1×6″ midrange and 2 x Tweeters cabinet, 4 ohms)
* Euphonic Audio NL410 (4 x 10 cabinet, 8 ohms)
* 2 x SWR Goliath III (4 x 10 cabinet, 8 ohms)


DiBlanco also uses the following additional gear:
* Sadowsky Black Label strings
* Sadowsky Blue Label strings
* Gore ELIXIR strings for his electric basses
* Lakland strings for his electric fretless bass
* Dr. Thomastik Spirocore strings on the upright bass
* Essential Sound Products MusicCord PRO
* Sadowsky Neo guitar straps
* Core X2 cables
* Monster cables
* LAVA cables
* the BassBrace strap system


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