I'm in the beginning stages of studio expansion/construction and wanted to get some help before we get too far into the project. Here's the background: We're building two new booths. One will be annexed to the control room (kinda) about 20 feet from the control desk. This will be a small, dead booth, for vocals, voice over, guitar amps, etc. The second will be a large, live sounding room for drums, acoustic instruments, etc. This will be 50-100 ft from the control desk. What I need help with: I want to get both booths wired with mic cables, but don't know what the best way to do it would be. I don't know if I should run a bunch of xlr cables straight from the rooms to the outboard preamps, or if I should use 'stage box' type things (see: http://cgi.ebay.com/8-Channel-100-Foot-XLR-Send-Sub-Snake-Cable-New-8x100_W0QQitemZ110044518056QQihZ001QQcategoryZ41461QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem) I'd like to have at least mid grade cables. I'd also like to have the following run into each room: Small Room: 4 mic cables, 1 headphone plugin, 1 cable to plug from guitar amp head (in control room) to plug into guitar amp cab (in booth). Larger Room: 10-12 mic cables, 1 headphone plugin, 1 cable to plug from guitar amp head (in control room) to plug into guitar amp cab (in booth). I've never done this before, so any suggestions are greatly appreciated. Suggestions for additional cable that I may want in the booths down the road is also appreciated, as I'm sure there may be something I'm missing. Thanks!!