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by capone
Thu Nov 08, 2007 7:16 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: steve albini overhead mics/sound?
Replies: 28
Views: 17192

This article lays out his favorite mics for pretty much everything. ... albini.htm
by capone
Mon Apr 23, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: People/Places/Things
Topic: Hell's Kitchen Recording in NYC - now open
Replies: 0
Views: 951

Hell's Kitchen Recording in NYC - now open

Ok - so your saying NYC needs another studio like a (insert cliche here). Well, I couldn't help myself. After years of carting my gear around and recording in various often bizzarre locations, I joined forces/gear with another long time tape-opper and moved into a space in (you guessed it) - Hell's ...
by capone
Tue Feb 06, 2007 2:09 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Great River ME-1NV or Chandler Germanium?
Replies: 14
Views: 2144

I have both. Yes the germ is more flavored. People gush about it because it is a nice flavor. It sounds amazing on many things, but it is not for everything. the GR can be a very clean pre or a fairly colored pre. It has much more gain which also makes it more versatile. So - if you can only get one...
by capone
Tue Dec 12, 2006 12:14 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Go tape????
Replies: 27
Views: 2780

No one has mentioned the visual aspect of computer recording. As much as I love the benefits the computer offers, I often think that staring at a computer screen for hours does not belong in the world of audio recording. I get a tremendous feeling of relief when I can get through a session without t...
by capone
Tue Dec 05, 2006 10:41 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: electrix filter factory, dbx 1066, 2 akg c418's
Replies: 3
Views: 840

electrix filter factory, dbx 1066, 2 akg c418's

electrix filter factory- $140 - this is an amazing filter - lots of fun - great condition dbx - 1066 - $200 - great condition - 2 compressors and 2 gates in there 2 X akg c418 - $300 - these go new for $300 each - so this is half price. They have never been used, as I inherited some 421's right when...
by capone
Sat Oct 07, 2006 11:22 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: ampex 351 vs 601/602
Replies: 0
Views: 730

ampex 351 vs 601/602

Can someone tell me the difference between the 351 and 601/2, and while
were at it...the 601 vs the 602. I know there has been discussion about
these here so hopefully I've come the right place.

Also - is the 602 1/4" output balanced or un- ?