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by casey campbell
Thu Sep 18, 2008 12:17 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Any pictures of garage studios?
Replies: 21
Views: 6676

junkshop wrote:I have a modest garage studio. It's in a 1 1/2 car laneway garage (that means it's behind the house n a separate building). It's pretty small but I've done full band recordings there. These days I mostly use if for overdubs and mixing.

whoa, that's a nice place...
by casey campbell
Thu Sep 18, 2008 12:15 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Wooden Walls worth the $$?
Replies: 9
Views: 2516

keyword: malcolm chisholm
by casey campbell
Thu Sep 18, 2008 11:43 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Tips for my first live sound gig?
Replies: 49
Views: 8532

Introduce yourself to the band with a smile and a firm handshake. Ask about their lineup, the number & type insturments, number of vox etc. Try to make them feel as comfortable as possible. Let them know up front that you will do everything within your power & the limitations of the house pa to get...
by casey campbell
Thu Sep 18, 2008 11:30 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Best Buy to get into instrument sales
Replies: 40
Views: 12535

Interesting commentary- no one wants to buy music, but everyone wants to be a rock star...so that they can then sell no music...where does the 'Rock Star' enigma come from? Right. Except, maybe everybody just wants the superficial sensation of being a rock star which is apparently sufficiently achi...
by casey campbell
Thu Sep 18, 2008 10:50 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: What if they just have no talent? When they ask............
Replies: 54
Views: 12246

this is not directed at anyone here, but just a general statement: artists are at where they are at. some folks can only give you so much as far as a performance. our job as engineers is to archive that. if you want to sit in your pride and be critical or dishonest with someone, dont expect any retu...
by casey campbell
Thu Sep 18, 2008 9:39 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: best small, tube, gig-capable combo?
Replies: 48
Views: 15155

dude, after a ton of research for a small all tube combo, i chose the super champ xd by fender. it's a super fun guitar amp with a great sound.... very affordable and all tube. dont let the dsp stuff turn you away, as it's just a switchable effects processor, and it actually sounds really good. i th...
by casey campbell
Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:45 pm
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Your lazy, rainy day album choices
Replies: 62
Views: 11144

my guess is that no one has ever heard it, but - the band: the black peppercorns the album: "tumbling ground" Producer: Ethan Johns with The Black Peppercorns Recorded at Record Two Mendocino (Comptche, CA) Engineer: Ethan Johns Assistant engineer: Philo Hayward Mastered by Doug Sax at Mastering Lab...
by casey campbell
Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:41 pm
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: new metallica
Replies: 54
Views: 11306

dude! is it just me, or does james have some gray within that bleached do?
by casey campbell
Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:32 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Why does everybody hate ADATs?
Replies: 87
Views: 13365

ive made quite a few great albums on the old black face adats back in the day. after a few years, the transports started going bad on them.... oh well, it wasnt fun while it lasted.
by casey campbell
Wed Sep 17, 2008 12:34 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: the heil pr40
Replies: 0
Views: 668

the heil pr40

i have used the Heil pr40 for kick for about a year now. before that i was using d112's. ok, the Heil is a really great mic for kick. i have used it in several different locations on several gigs and sessions, and so im very familiar with it. i have found that generally speaking it's really good for...
by casey campbell
Wed Sep 17, 2008 12:31 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: MIC REVIEWS
Replies: 53
Views: 92882

Micsi wish I knew more of or could afford to but on a whim. That ugly Samson ribbon. the Sennheiser 906 (I think its a 609 with a 421 style filter on it?) anybody use the ATM450 (side oriented SDC)? Or the Pulsar II (Maudio SDC) or anybody try any of those Heil mics on kick? I am just dying for a n...
by casey campbell
Wed Sep 17, 2008 11:26 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Heil stage mics vs. Beyer M88
Replies: 12
Views: 7067

losthighway wrote:
Recycled_Brains wrote: None of that honky shit that 57s have.
In fairness, caucasians are not the only demographic with an erroneous love of the sm57.

TOO FUNNY!!! :lol: