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by Theron D
Fri Nov 30, 2007 5:11 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: sm7b and EH12AY7 - match made in heaven... or hell?
Replies: 4
Views: 1453

I used my SM7b today with an old Ampex351 tube pre. It was a female vocalist, controlled volume, she knew how to work a mic. The gain was set a little less than 1/2 full gain, this tube amp has more gain than anything I've ever worked with.....a real tube monster..... it's the best combo I've ever w...
by Theron D
Fri Nov 02, 2007 7:26 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: ok, this guy deserves his own thread
Replies: 33
Views: 6981

I couldn't stop watching the videos too...pulled me in......please someone call Rob Reiner...
joel hamilton wrote:Actually , now that I watched ALL of them in a sick fit of greusome curiostiy, I decided I just quit music and also the human race. Anyone want all my mics?
by Theron D
Thu Nov 16, 2006 7:27 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Need a new LDC mic...
Replies: 9
Views: 1551

Second that.....I've had great result with the Blueberry recording acoustic guitar (six and twelve string) and light percussion but can get shrill sounding on some vox.... I can speak for the Blueberry...It's a nice mic but it's very clean and clear...The only color I could assign to it would be tra...
by Theron D
Thu Oct 05, 2006 1:24 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Letter of Direction or Producer Contract?
Replies: 2
Views: 1618

Letter of Direction or Producer Contract?

Recently I produced/co-produced an album for an artist that signed a contract with a record label for a specific amount of points. The artist agreed that I would receive 3 points for my free engineering/studio time/session work/production. Should I do a "Letter of Direction" with the record label th...
by Theron D
Tue Sep 12, 2006 4:53 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Recording singer w/acoustic guitar at his house tomorrow...
Replies: 2
Views: 788

thanks!
xSALx wrote:I would go with the B3/C4 in MS about 3' away into the VLA for the guitar.

Hope the session goes well.
by Theron D
Tue Sep 12, 2006 4:20 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Recording singer w/acoustic guitar at his house tomorrow...
Replies: 2
Views: 788

Recording singer w/acoustic guitar at his house tomorrow...

Just got a call from a client that wants me to do a "live" recording in the living room of his house tomorrow, which has a wood floor and a good acoustic feel to it. It's a fairly large room. Not too reverberant, but guitars and vocals sound "open" and alive. I suggested it to him when visiting last...
by Theron D
Mon Sep 04, 2006 12:50 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: balanced vs. unbalanced
Replies: 17
Views: 3089

The Avalon M5 mic pre is like this too, with the output unbalanced, Avalon told me the same thing - keep the cable very short and the unbalanced will actually be the "purer signal" since it does not have go through an output transformer.... (note there is a Jensen transformer option to balance the o...
by Theron D
Fri Sep 01, 2006 1:57 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Have you ever been given gear?
Replies: 42
Views: 5858

I had a local studio engineer give me an old Ampex 300-4 transport unit along with the 4 351 pres. He was going to "take it to the landfill" if I didnt pick up......I was there in 2 hours....yeah true story...

Theron D
by Theron D
Wed Aug 16, 2006 2:29 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Ampex 1/4" x 2300' tape - 4 reels - 2 unopened
Replies: 0
Views: 542

Ampex 1/4" x 2300' tape - 4 reels - 2 unopened

Ampex original, two are still sealed, two are opened but never used. They also have the number 797-150W11 on the sticker on the back. I am not an expert, but i think these are 456 original formula? $20 + $7 shipping? I will glady send you a picture if needed....hopefully somebody can put these to us...
by Theron D
Sat Jul 29, 2006 10:02 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Delta 1010LT sound card
Replies: 20
Views: 3078

I push the Delta 66 which has the same converters and its very stable and have only good things to say, for the money you cant beat...

Theron Day
by Theron D
Sat Jul 22, 2006 9:32 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Who has the best handclaps on a record
Replies: 69
Views: 9974

When Doves Cry....the Linn-1 Drum Machine clap....IMO :)
by Theron D
Sat Jul 22, 2006 1:00 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Audio Engineering Society (AES) Journals
Replies: 1
Views: 487

Audio Engineering Society (AES) Journals

I've got AES Journals October 2003 ->April 2005 that someone can pick up for $10 if they want them....in Bel Air MD

just drop me an email if you are interested

dave_whiteford@yahoo.com

Theron D
by Theron D
Sat Jul 08, 2006 2:18 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Behringer Bass V-Amp $50
Replies: 0
Views: 417

Behringer Bass V-Amp $50

In mint perfect shape, used I think 3 times total. I am now using a Pod unit and Avalon U5 instead. Comes with carrying bag, power supply, foot switch, everything for $40 +$10 shipping (US only). Just simply sitting around so I hope someone can use this...

Theron D

dave_whiteford@yahoo.com
by Theron D
Sat Jul 08, 2006 11:17 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Coleman Audio LS3 Balanced Line Selector box $60
Replies: 1
Views: 879

Coleman Audio LS3 Balanced Line Selector box $60

In perfect condition, like new and only used a few times. I decided to get the Mackie Big Knob instead......paid $120, will sell for $55 +$5 (shipping US only)= $60 total Drop me an email if interested dave_whiteford@yahoo.com Thanks Theron D Here are the details: Bi-Directional Line Level Selector!...
by Theron D
Sun Jul 02, 2006 10:37 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: My Mackie VLZ 1202 is picking up external hard drive noise..
Replies: 3
Views: 708

No its the entire time when the Seagate is on.....I'm going to swap out the mixer see what happens.... I've got an external Seagate also, and my guitar amp and monitors both pickup the 'revving-up' noise when it wakes up. Once it's awake though, it doesn't cause any noise problems... and it only tak...