#1
Hi everyone,
This questionnaire is for a college assigmnet, I'd appreciate as many responses as possible!
Thank you

Introduction questions:
Name?

Age?

Gender?


Specific Questions:

Do you do any recording? Yes No

Do you use a DAW? Yes No

What DAW do you use? Reaper, Logic, Cubase, Sonar, Other

Do you record any sort of guitar? Yes No

Do you mic the guitar amp? Yes No

If so, what mic(s) do you use? ( 20 word limit )


Do you plug into the interface? Yes No

If so, do you reamp or use a plug-in? Reamp Plugin

If you use a plugin which do you use? ( 20 word limit )



micing is better than plugging into an interface? Agree, Strongly Agree, Disagree, Strongly Disagree

Do you use a synth guitar? Yes No

If So, why? ( 50 word limit )




Are you happy with the sound you achieve? Yes No
If no, why? ( 50 word limit )
#2
It's painful to answer this if you don't use numbers for each question, and the answers would be fairly hard to organize afterwards.

I suggest you format the thing better, or even better, that you use surveymonkey.com
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#3
Age? 24

Gender? M

Specific Questions:

Do you do any recording? Yes

Do you use a DAW? Yes

What DAW do you use? Reaper

Do you record any sort of guitar? Yes

Do you mic the guitar amp? No

Do you plug into the interface? Yes (axe fx)

If so, do you reamp or use a plug-in? Simultaneous wet and DI recording from Axe.

micing is better than plugging into an interface? Disagree

Do you use a synth guitar? No

Are you happy with the sound you achieve? Yes
#4
Name: Steve

Age: 25

Gender: Male


Specific Questions:

Do you do any recording? Yes

Do you use a DAW? Yes

What DAW do you use? Logic

Do you record any sort of guitar? Yes

Do you mic the guitar amp? Yes

If so, what mic(s) do you use? ( 20 word limit )
Typically a Sennheiser e906 and/or a Shure SM57, sometimes an ADK Thor condenser


Do you plug into the interface? Yes

If so, do you reamp or use a plug-in? Plugin

If you use a plugin which do you use? ( 20 word limit )
Typically...
Guitar: LePou LE456/Hybrit/Lecto
Bass: Ignite SHB-1



Micing is better than plugging into an interface? Disagree

Do you use a synth guitar? No

If So, why? ( 50 word limit )
N/A




Are you happy with the sound you achieve? Yes
If no, why? ( 50 word limit )
N/A
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#5
Name?
Gary

Age?
39

Gender?
Male

Specific Questions:

Do you do any recording?
Yes

Do you use a DAW?
Yes

What DAW do you use?
Tascam 2488 MkII

Do you record any sort of guitar?
Yes

Do you mic the guitar amp?
Yes

If so, what mic(s) do you use?
Choice of SM58, or Samson LDC/SDC

Do you plug into the interface?
Doesn't something always has to be plugged into the interface?

If so, do you reamp or use a plug-in?
No

If you use a plugin which do you use? ( 20 word limit )
N/A

Micing is better than plugging into an interface?
Dependent upon the amp and dependent on the situation.

Do you use a synth guitar?
No

If So, why? ( 50 word limit )
N/A

Are you happy with the sound you achieve?
Yes

If no, why? ( 50 word limit )
N/A
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#6
Introduction questions:
Name? Thomas B

Age? 24

Gender? Male


Specific Questions:

Do you do any recording? Yes

Do you use a DAW? Yes

What DAW do you use? Logic 9

Do you record any sort of guitar? Yes

Do you mic the guitar amp? Yes

If so, what mic(s) do you use?

I have a stereo Cab so I use a Shure SM57 dynamic mic on one speaker very close up, on the other speaker I use a Ribbon Microphone by a company called Cascade, the mic is called the Fathead II, this is placed further back for ambience


Do you plug into the interface? Yes

If so, do you reamp or use a plug-in? both depending on what I want to achieve

If you use a plugin which do you use? Waves amp simulators, Logic's inbuilt pedal plug ins, Focusrite compressors


micing is better than plugging into an interface? Neither agree or disagree, sometimes one is better than the other

Do you use a synth guitar? Yes

If So, why?

Not always but sometimes (depending on the genre) you can manipulate MIDI sampled guitars to sound like all sorts


Are you happy with the sound you achieve? No
If no, why?

I get some good results but I am always eager to learn how I can improve this
#7
Name? Jehannum

Age? 43

Gender? Male


Specific Questions:

Do you do any recording? Yes

Do you use a DAW? Yes

What DAW do you use? Audacity

Do you record any sort of guitar? Yes

Do you mic the guitar amp? Yes

If so, what mic(s) do you use? ( 20 word limit ) Popstars karaoke machine microphone


Do you plug into the interface? No

If so, do you reamp or use a plug-in? Reamp Plugin

If you use a plugin which do you use? ( 20 word limit )


micing is better than plugging into an interface? Agree

Do you use a synth guitar? No

If So, why? ( 50 word limit )


Are you happy with the sound you achieve? Yes No
If no, why? ( 50 word limit )

My mic is very poor, very cheap (less than £10)