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Hot vocals!

Putting down vocals is always mighty warm business for some reason. I can be stripped down to my underwear and still sweat like a pig. It’s pretty nasty. 90 more words

Maria Bohm

Doctor’s Orders: Analog recordings by Metaxas

In house for more than a month now stands a gorgeous work of art, the Ikarus integrated amplifier, designed by Kostas Metaxas. Not the best match for my rather big speakers but an amplifier that is bound to make some heads turn with both the looks and the sound capabilities. 378 more words


Tech Tuesday | The Neumann U87

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During my time at school, I have the privilege and honor to work with an assortment of different microphones. As any aspiring audio engineer will notice, every microphone maintains different sonic characteristics and are therefore utilized in different scenarios. 524 more words

Sound Engineer

In her own words: honouring Hanna Neumann

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Hanna Neumann (1914-1971, born Johanna von Caemmerer) was a German-born UK and Australian group theorist. She was the first woman Chair of Pure Mathematics in Australia. 104 more words

German engineering

Bylo to dilema a v košíku u Thomanna ležely Brauner VM1 a Neumann U87 ai čvrt roku. Včera se vydaly směrem Praha.

Začalo to vlastně rozhodnutím koupit Flea 47, se kterým jsem se dobře seznámil při… 496 more words


Choosing the mic for the job.

Aside from its physical location and means of capturing sound, the microphone is one of the most crucial parts of a home recording studio. The microphone is what converts the vibrating air molecules that are sound into an electronic signal. 488 more words