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September 2014

Microphones

Guitar Tracks: The Right Mic, Pt. 4

March 15, 2011
A modern take on classic ribbon-mic design, the Audio Engineering Associates R84 has a figure-8 polar pattern, which captures sound from both the front and rear of the capsule.
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Guitar Tracks: The Right Mic, Pt. 3

February 15, 2011
Before you can make any sort of decision about which mic you might want to use, you need to have a firm grasp of two things: the type of mics you have in your collection, and how each of them sounds.
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The Right Mic, Pt. 2

January 17, 2011
Let’s discuss a few other important microphone characteristics and how they affect the sound the mic captures.
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The Right Mic, Part 1

December 21, 2010
Choosing the right microphone for capturing your guitar sound in the studio is an important part of crafting your recorded tone.
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Eliminate Mic-Placement Guesswork with the "Shavering" Technique

November 16, 2010
Skip the guesswork with this mic placement trick
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Shure SM27 Microphone Review

November 16, 2010
Will the SM27 replace the trusty 57?
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Using Multiple Amp Mics

July 20, 2010
Guidelines for employing multiple mics on your next recording
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DPA 4099G Microphone

March 11, 2010
A cool, useful acoustic microphone.
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Blue Snowflake, Snowball and Icicle USB Microphone Review

May 4, 2009
Three small, convenient and inexpensive mics for simple home recording
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Assume the Position

March 17, 2009
A look at optimal mic placement for recording amps
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