A Cozy Studio in the Middle of The Ardennes

The Studio

Modern analog desk

Equiped with SSL AWS 948

The Studio is built around a SSL AWS948 desk, providing both the best of the analog and digital world. 

Gam Studio is a professionnal recording studio, perfectly suited for budget-friendly recordings, autoproduction, preproduction and rehearsals before touring. Situated at the heart of the Belgian Ardennes, nothing will disturb your creations during your stay.

Launched in 1979, the studio teamed up later with the studio Katy to create La Chapelle Studio, since then Gam became the studio B of the facility. Offering budget friendly services in a professional environment.

Join the community of artists that have recorded here for the past 40 years!

Large recording space

including 5 acoustically treated cabins

Around a large central recording room, there are 4 more acoustically isolated cabins. Allows you to splits your amps/bass cabs
or acoustical sources, ideal for a live setting.

The central room really gives you the wooden room ambience you need for your drum recordings.

Control room

deisgned by legendary Tom Hidley

Over a 25 year period, Tom Hidley has designed and built more than 400 of the world's top recording studios. Recognised as an undisputed 'master' of his craft, his acoustic design concepts have changed the face of studios and the music that is made within their walls.


Equipment & OUTBOards


  48 inputs with three channel modes:
    IN-LINE TRACKING = 24 mic + 24 line inputs
    IN-LINE MIX = 48 x mono line inputs
    STEREO MIX = 24 x stereo line input
  24 SSL Preamps,
  24 Versatile Stereo EQs with SSL E/G curves,
  8 Busses - 4 Mono Aux - 2 Stereo Aux
  Full DAW Controller


MacPro 12 Core Xeon 3,4GHz - 64GB DDR3 Ram
Avid Protools 10 HD (48in/48out)
SSL Alphalink MADI AX Converter (2x)
SSL Deltatlink
Rosendahl Nanosync (clock)


Quested Q210 Passive Farfield (2x) + Sub
Genelec 1039A (2x)
Mackie HR824 (5x)
Yamaha NS10 (2x)
Auratone C5A (2x)


SSL Stereo/Dual Compressor (on SSL AWS948)
SSL Master Compressor (on SSL AWS948)
SSL X-Rack - SuperAnalog Dynamics Modules (8x)
Urei LA-2A Tube Levelling Amplifier (2x)
Urei 1176LN Blackface
Urei LA-4 (3x)
AMEK Neve 9098i Stereo/Dual Compressor
Focusrite Red 3 Stereo/Dual Compressor
DBX 165A Compressor (2x)
Drawmer DS201 Noise Gate
DBX 263X/A De-Esser


SSL Superanalog Preamps/EQ (24x) (on SSL AWS948)
NEVE/AMS 1073 Preamp/EQ (4x)
Chandler TG Channel MKII Preamp/EQ
API 3124
Pultec MEQ-5 Mid Range Tube EQ
AML Pultec EZP1A Tube EQ (2x)
AMEK Neve 9098 Preamp/EQ (2x)
Focusrite Red 2 Stereo Parametric EQ
Crookwood Paintpot Dual Preamp
Orban 622B EQ
Valley People MAXI-Q (4x)


Lexicon 480L
Lexicon 224X
Lexicon PCM 90
Lexicon PCM 80
Lexicon LXP 5 (2x)
Quantec QRS
Ensoniq DP4 Multi-FX Processor (2x)
TC Electronic 2290 Delay
Eventide H3000SE
Eventide H910
Ursa Major Space Station SST-282
Synton 203 Phaser
Roland SDE 2000 Delay
Roland SDE 3000 Delay (2x)
Roland SBF-325 Stereo Flanger
Roland GP-8 Multi FX Processor
Roland SRV-2000 Reverb
Sony DPS-V77 Multi-FX Processor
Yamaha SPX90 MKII Multi-FX Processor
Aphex Aural Exciter Type B



Some of the microphones can be rented as extra for 40€/day for the whole session.


Included Microphones

Neumann TLM103 (2x)
Neumann U89i
AKG C460
AKG D112
AKG D125
AKG SE300 (4x)
Sennheiser MD441 (1x)
Sennheiser MD421 (1x)
Sennheiser E604 (3x)
Sennheiser E609 (2x)
Sennheiser E835 (2x)
Electrovoice RE20
Beyer M69TG
Shure BETA52 
Shure SM57 (5x)
Shure SM58 (5x)
Shure SM7B
Shure Unidyne (2x)
t.bone RM700

Extra microphones

Neumann M149 Tube
Neumann M147 Tube (2x)
Neumann TLM170R (2x)
Neumann TLM193 (2x)
Neumann KMS105 (1x)
Neumann KM84 (2x)
Neumann KM184 (2x)
AKG C12VR (2x)
Bruel & Kjaer 4006 (2x)
Bruel & Kjaer 4011 (2x)
Schoeps M221 Tube (2x)

Some References

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Gam Studios SPRL

Phone: +32 496 33 46 40

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