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Forum: Recordings 01-24-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 348
Posted By axemanchris
Wait...did I say broken? What I meant was...

Wait...did I say broken?

What I meant was "I have the AKG D50 with the axeman mod."

:haha:

CT
Forum: Recordings 01-22-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By axemanchris
I don't usually do these, but I'm working on the...

I don't usually do these, but I'm working on the computer and need a break: (and these guys are a great band from the city I call home, so... ) :)

There's a lot good going on. The intro guitar...
Forum: Recordings 01-22-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 348
Posted By axemanchris
Haha. I have a mic that pretty much sounds like...

Haha. I have a mic that pretty much sounds like that by itself.

It's an AKG D50 or D80 or something. I'm pretty sure it's broken.

I keep it when I want that "Lo fi " sound. :haha:

CT
Forum: Recordings 01-16-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By axemanchris
Thanks, chaosmoon. I was curious if anyone else...

Thanks, chaosmoon. I was curious if anyone else was going to weigh in, but none as yet, obviously.

I agree about the UA710 in full tube and the Daking being kind of a toss-up on the vocals. I...
Forum: Recordings 01-16-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 577
Posted By axemanchris
I think the future has arrived, albeit with a...

I think the future has arrived, albeit with a price tag. The guitars on that Harem Scarem record that I linked to above are fantastic sounding guitars - every bit as good as anything recorded with a...
Forum: Recordings 01-16-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 577
Posted By axemanchris
Another variable to consider is how WELL the...

Another variable to consider is how WELL the miked amp was recorded. I don't know enough about you to suggest that the amp was miked and recorded poorly, so I'm not making any presumptions - just...
Forum: Recordings 01-14-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 577
Posted By axemanchris
Interesting. I'm a bit surprised that changing...

Interesting. I'm a bit surprised that changing out the preamp made that much of a difference to the actual character of the sound.

CT
Forum: Recordings 01-14-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 577
Posted By axemanchris
Of course, the reason I say "us...

Of course, the reason I say "us mortals" is the signal chain above, just the Axe-FX II and the Drawmer 1960 rings up on the cash register at a hair shy of $5G.

CT
Forum: Recordings 01-14-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 577
Posted By axemanchris
For most of us mortals, VST sims are fine enough...

For most of us mortals, VST sims are fine enough for scratch demos and what-not, but on their own, are a little lacking. I find that if you can mix them in with some real guitar tracks, they can...
Forum: Recordings 01-14-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 384
Posted By axemanchris
Mostly just jump in and have at it. You're...

Mostly just jump in and have at it. You're starting small. Pretty much everyone does. You'll find out soon enough where your weak areas and limitations are, and you'll start addressing those. ...
Forum: Recordings 01-14-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By axemanchris
Here's a blog post I made on that very...

Here's a blog post I made on that very topic:

http://greenroommusicblog.blogspot.ca/2012/10/how-to-become-producerengineer.html

CT
Forum: Recordings 01-14-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 523
Posted By axemanchris
If it was that easy, then everyone would be doing...

If it was that easy, then everyone would be doing it. ;-)

Lots of good points above, though. You have to consider how YOU find new music. If YOU saw an ad for "Check out the New Amazing Release...
Forum: Recordings 01-14-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By axemanchris
Preamp shootout - UA710 vs Daking Mic-Pre One

Hey all! Been away for a bit. Picked up a Daking Mic Pre One preamp and put it through some rudimentary paces and thought I'd share, for interest's sake, my findings.

I put the Daking up against...
Forum: Recordings 10-14-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By axemanchris
We'd also need some kind of idea of what your...

We'd also need some kind of idea of what your expectations are for quality. Is this a demo to send to record companies (ie. studio quality demo), for clubs and such to get gigs (medium quality demo,...
Forum: Recordings 10-09-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 416
Posted By axemanchris
Here is a blog post I wrote about this a couple...

Here is a blog post I wrote about this a couple of years ago.

http://greenroommusicblog.blogspot.ca/2012/10/how-to-become-producerengineer.html

CT
Forum: Recordings 10-01-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 375
Posted By axemanchris
Behringer certainly makes some products "in...

Behringer certainly makes some products "in the style of" other products, but do they really make a clone of an equally inexpensive mic, or are Samson and Behringer both cloning a more expensive...
Forum: Recordings 09-30-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 375
Posted By axemanchris
In that price range, you'll be buying something...

In that price range, you'll be buying something you'll grow out of probably sooner than later, at which point, you'll be buying again.

That said, if it gets you in the door though, when otherwise...
Forum: Recordings 09-30-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 567
Posted By axemanchris
The D-Pres found in the Steinberg interfaces are...

The D-Pres found in the Steinberg interfaces are very good.

They're not SSL, Neve, UA quality, but as long as you're not expecting $1000/channel quality for a couple hundred dollars or so, you'll...
Forum: Recordings 09-29-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 567
Posted By axemanchris
Agreed with spambot here. The SM7 is a nice mic,...

Agreed with spambot here. The SM7 is a nice mic, and yes, many great recordings have been done with one of them.

If you have a budget of $400-$700, look into a nice preamp. I picked up a...
Forum: Recordings 09-27-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 586
Posted By axemanchris
I almost never record to a click. People do...

I almost never record to a click. People do overdubs all the time. It's not hard. I don't know why people get excited over this kind of thing, except what IS a PITA without a click is copying an...
Forum: Recordings 09-27-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By axemanchris
If it was me, I'd go with a DI box, but use a...

If it was me, I'd go with a DI box, but use a good one by the likes of Radial or something. As much as I don't mind some Behringer (and similar) stuff, I can say that the difference between a cheap...
Forum: Recordings 09-17-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By axemanchris
If you can find a used Sennheiser MD441, I'd...

If you can find a used Sennheiser MD441, I'd highly recommend that too. It is possibly the best dynamic mic ever made.

CT
Forum: Recordings 09-14-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 319
Posted By axemanchris
I have the MR816x and I LOVE it. FW drivers were...

I have the MR816x and I LOVE it. FW drivers were a bit of a bitch to install, but it has been running for about 4 years steady now without a hiccup, and it sounds great.

I have dealt with Steinberg...
Forum: Recordings 09-02-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 724
Posted By axemanchris
Spend some time away and come back to this. ...

Spend some time away and come back to this. Haha. Damn. Kudos to whoever got the joy in banning him. Kinda made me miss my moderating days.

Haha.

CT
Forum: Recordings 08-10-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 521
Posted By axemanchris
+100 CT

+100

CT
Forum: Recordings 08-10-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 521
Posted By axemanchris
I had the UB802 mixer. Not the same thing but...

I had the UB802 mixer. Not the same thing but close.

It lasted me a few years before I grew out of it. I bought another Behringer mixer... just a bigger one - the UB2442-FX-PRO. It too was fine. ...
Forum: Recordings 08-08-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 917
Posted By axemanchris
For the price of buying corner traps, you could...

For the price of buying corner traps, you could build your own AND broadband absorbers. Why not do that?

Hell... I have absolutely no aptitude for building things, so if I can do it, pretty well...
Forum: Recordings 08-08-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 917
Posted By axemanchris
I had an NT-1. Not the NT-1A, but the original...

I had an NT-1. Not the NT-1A, but the original NT-1, made in Australia. It was a decent mic and served me well for a few years. I did eventually out-grow it though, but would certainly recommend...
Forum: Site Suggestions 07-30-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,245
Posted By axemanchris
I'd like this too! CT

I'd like this too!

CT
Forum: Recordings 07-30-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By axemanchris
Thx! CT

Thx!

CT
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