MINBAL is a music production and recording studio owned and operated by producer/engineer Benjamin Balcom in Chicago, Illinois USA.

The studio offers a comfortable environment consisting of four acoustically isolated rooms tied together with connections for audio, MIDI and video signals. MINBAL features Digidesign Pro Tools|HD 2 Accel with 24 channels of Apogee 192k I/O wired into a Quad Eight Ventura console. In addition to Pro Tools we offer software platforms including Ableton 8 and Logic Pro as well as a variety of instruments and equipment which is available for use during your session.

Please take a look at our rates for further information and feel free to contact us if you have any additional questions or would like to inquire about studio availability. Outside engineers are welcome!

My credits include

Gear highlights

  • Quad Eight Ventura
  • Pro Tools 10
  • Sony MCI JH-16
  • Ampex 440C
  • Apogee converters
  • Ampex 351's
  • Altec 1567A
  • Barefoot Sound MM27's
  • Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor
  • Federal AM-864
  • LA2A
  • Tube Tech PE1C's
  • Bricasti M7
  • EMT 140 Plate Reverb

Genres I specialize in

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