Archive for Real Gear

Moon Professional 3500 MP Samples

I was asked to create some audio examples for the new Moon 3500 MP preamp so that people could hear it for themselves. After reading the reviews of the Moon preamp I had an idea of what it should sound like but I wanted to…

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Moog 500 Series Analog Delay Video

Check out my latest video for Moog Music Inc, showing off not only how great their new 500 Series Analog Delays sound but also a few practical ways to integrate them into any studio. And of course I’ve already added it to the new Video…

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Do Cables Really Make a Difference?

Does The Quality Of Cables Actually Effect Your Sound? The short answer is absolutely yes – don’t let anyone on a message board tell you otherwise. Do More Expensive Cables Actually Sound Better? Well…. what exactly is “better”? Sorry for answering a question with another…

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My New Custom U87s

A few months ago I ordered a pair of U87 clone PCBs offered by poctop over on GroupDIY. I’ve never tried making a microphone before so I was excited for a new challenge. As with all of my DIY projects, my work on these was sporadic….

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Recording Drums Lauten Audio Microphones

On August 30th, 2012, Lauten Audio brought Fab Dupont and Ben Lindell from Puremix.net to demonstrate the use of condenser microphones on drum recordings. The excerpts below are the raw tracks from Pro Tools. To continue reading head to http://www.benlindell.com/lauten-audio-sweetwater-sept-30th-2012/

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Updated the Rack

Had some time this week to finally wrap up my Studio 169 EQs and a Sontec/GML 8200 EQ clone. They both sound fantastic.

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