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by kinger
Fri Apr 06, 2007 8:44 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: E.Q.
Replies: 3
Views: 826

by kinger
Mon Apr 02, 2007 10:21 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Help Choosing a Mic Pre
Replies: 18
Views: 3117

If you want to spend way under $1000, I like the ART MPA Gold for a good, cheap dual preamp.
by kinger
Sun Mar 11, 2007 5:28 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: tape machine repair help anyone?
Replies: 3
Views: 1168

If you don't have an oscilloscope, you can use a pair of headphones as an alternative to follow signal through your tape machine. Ground the sleeve to your tape deck ground and use the tip as a probe. If you inject a strong signal into the machine, you should be able to hear it through the headphone...
by kinger
Wed Sep 06, 2006 4:49 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Recording singer/songwriter
Replies: 10
Views: 1859

All great tips; I've had the best results so far with a pair of figure eight condensers (with this particular singer). I'm sure other techniques will work better with different performers. Thanks again for everyone's input!
by kinger
Sat Sep 02, 2006 11:13 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Recording singer/songwriter
Replies: 10
Views: 1859

Great advice, thanks alot for the tips!
by kinger
Fri Sep 01, 2006 3:50 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Recording singer/songwriter
Replies: 10
Views: 1859

Recording singer/songwriter

Hello All! Anyone have any tips on dealing with the phasing and bleed of recording someone playing acoustic guitar while singing? If not, does anyone have any tips on removing stubborn stains from delicate fabrics?
by kinger
Wed Aug 30, 2006 4:44 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Warming up a digital mix!
Replies: 37
Views: 8357

I insert my ART PRO VLA (lowest ratio compression, only hitting about -2dB) running into a three-head cassette player (running in "monitor" mode, output from the playback head) into my stereo mix. Neither device is really considered hi-fi but the end result sounds much more like the old recordings o...