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Introduction and Welcome to Cygnus Studios!

Note: This end of the following video refers to my YouTube channel (since some, including this one, reside there). In addition, there are many videos available for viewing here on the “Cygnus Studios Local Videos” page, which can be selected at any time from the top blog menu.

Craig uses and personally endorses:

Gibson, Fender, Peavey, Godin, and Ovation guitars
Ernie Ball and DAddario guitar strings
Jim Dunlop guitar products
Seymour Duncan guitar products
SIREN guitar products
Music Nomad guitar products
Snarling Dogs Brain guitar picks and Micks bass picks
DW drums and hardware
Zildjian, Paiste and Wuhan cymbals
Treeworks, LP and Rhythm Tech percussion products
DW, Remo and Evans drum heads
Pro-Mark drum sticks
AHEAD drum sticks and accessories
Tama Iron Cobra drum pedals
Pearl and Gibraltar drum hardware
ROC-N-SOC drum thrones
Yamaha Digital synthesizers
Korg Analog synthesizers and sequencers
Hohner harmonicas
Marshall, Line 6, Carvin amplification
Carvin mixers
Carvin PA speaker systems
Tascam digital recorders
Behringer USB audio interfaces
Mackie studio monitors
BOSS and TC-HELICON effects processors
R0DE, Sennheiser, Carvin and CAD microphones
Marantz and CAD studio headphones
PreSonus headphone amplification
Hosa and Carvin cabling
Ultimate Support, Atlas, On-Stage, Hercules, and Frameworks equipment stands
Dell personal computers
Dell computer displays
Acer tablets
Logitech computer audio products
HP and Canon printer products
Motorola Internet connectivity
DAW Software:
– REAPER
– SONAR Cakewalk
– Audacity
– Harrison Mixbus (occasionally for older mixes, because it’s a steaming pile of shit)
About eleventy seven DAW plugins
Pinnacle Studio 22 Plus Video Editing Suite
Guitar Pro tab/score production software
DeoxIT electronics cleaners
Beer, Jack Daniel’s
Velcro One-Wrap cable ties, by the mile!

For photos of some of my gear, visit the Studio Photos page.