Go Back   UG Community @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com > Music > Recording
User Name  

Old 10-03-2012, 07:18 PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Jun 2011
BOSS RC3 Looping and Mixer?

I posted a few days ago about what kind of microphone I would need in order to record my instruments, and sometimes vocals, so it can go through my looper.

It seems like theres two main microphones, dynamic or something and condensor. I have been told now that I need a mixer in order for this to work or pick up enough sound. I just want to see what you guys think is the easiest/cheapest option out there but still sounding good.

rostacocoa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-03-2012, 07:49 PM   #2
Registered Sadist
Kid_Thorazine's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: KY
you want a dynamic mic, condensers tend to be pretty specialized and require phantom power and whatnot. The RC3 is a stombox that's designed to take an instrument level signal, so you shouldn't need a mixer or anything to amo the mic (in any case all you'd need is a mic preamp like this you will probably need an XLR to 1/4'' cable though, and that will do nasty things to your sound quality, as those are pretty much universally cheap crap.
make Industrial and/or experimental electronic music? Join my group!

Kid_Thorazine is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:07 PM.

Forum Archives / About / TOS / Advertise with us / Customer Support / Ultimate-Guitar.Com © 2016
Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.