Mics

Void Caprio, FOH engineer for Cee-Lo Green, talks about micing at the last minute: Let's face it... we've all done it, probably often.  In the heat of battle when a new input has suddenly been...
We gave it to alt country artist Justin Mather to see what he could do with it on his most recent recordings. Here's what he said about it...   By Justin Mather   Placid Audio has designed...
In 2008, Heil Sound intriduced the PR35 which quickly found favor with artists such as Joe Walsh, Charlie Daniels, Stevie Wonder and others. WAt first glance the changes appear cosmetic in the form...
The Shure PG30 is everything I thought headset mics couldn't be - light, comfortable, loud, and clear. I like being loud. And so will you... I recently completed a review for the Shure PGXD system...
Hi. My name’s Andrea. And I’m an overachiever. One of the insane things I decided to do with my life starting at 42 was become a fitness instructor. I don’t know. Don’t ask. I had to have been drunk...
Gear Review by James D'Arrigo Audio Technica touts the 2000 series as their most cost effective professional level wireless system. Costing around $300-$350 (average retail) plus the cost of your...
Sometimes I wonder where I come up with my titles, but in this case it was simple.  I believe many of us having heard the phrase “short and sweet” and in this case I was trying to think about...
The Audix DP QUAD pack combines microphones needed to capture the depth and imaging of a full drum kit.   Featuring the D6 for kick, i5 for snare and two ADX51’s for overhead, the DP-QUAD is...
Getting a good kick drum sound is the foundation of any realloy good mix. Audix has put up a series of excellent "how-to" videos on miking various instruments and we will be featuring many of those...
Just under 11,000 attendees made it to Nashville in the midst of a July heatwave for the 2011 Summer NAMM show, and Live2Play was well represented. Here's a little flavor of the show along with...