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Re: DI bass and guitar

Post by mjau » Sat Jun 27, 2020 10:14 pm

Late to the party, but I’ve loved the b15 I’ve played through in the past, and mic’ing that produced a beautiful sound. But that’s about the only mic’ed bass amp that’s really blown my mind. Haven’t recorded an Ampeg 8x10, though.

Generally, I’m happy with a p-bass with flatwounds going through some kind of Neve-ish preamp DI.

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Re: DI bass and guitar

Post by vvv » Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:52 am

The Scum wrote:
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:32 pm
So here's a tune with my nu-style flip-top (pf20t + matching 115 cab) featured prominently.

Probably had a safety track from a Radial DI (likely unused on the mix), I think the amp was mic'd with an MD-609 (I can check my logs if anyone is curious), and there's some sort of pedal adding a bit of dirt.

https://www.facebook.com/vampiresquidsf ... 764710408/
Don't know how I missed this. Bass sounds great! Love the Kala - mine never sounded like that. :lol:

Amusing vid, also, and a cool song. :worthy:

Shared it.
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