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Hey guys, I'm gonna be recording some guitars soon, and will likely be pairing an with a UA 610 preamp.

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The Professional Audio Destination

For a rock sound, many (though not all!) engineers will use a dynamic mic placed close to the speaker (sometimes on its own, sometimes in combination with other mics). Shure's SM57 (left), Sennheiser's MD421 (centre) and the Electrovoice RE20 (right) are popular choices for this application.

Add an industry-standard cardioid dynamic mic to your studio with the classic Electro-Voice -- a favorite of broadcasters and sound engineers.

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Royer Microphones - Recording Tips Electric Guitar


Mic Techniques for Guitar - Jimmy Page

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In this tech tip, learn how to mic guitar amps and cabs in the studio and capture great-sounding guitar tracks on your recordings.

6 Tips for Recording Electric Guitar Using a Room Mic : Ask.Audio

Rich Tozzoli returns with some practical tips on recording electric guitars using a room mic.


A single pair of multipattern condenser microphones can provide at least five distinct overhead drum miking choices.

50 Effective Tips for Improving Your Mixdowns | EDMProd

50 Effective Tips for Improving Your Mixdowns

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A Complete Beginners Guide to the basic Stereo Microphone Techniques used in a Home Recording Studio. Achieve a better stereo image with these basic tips.

The Best Microphones for Recording Drums at Home

Looking for some good mics to record drums? In this post I reveal several affordable microphones for each element of the standard drum kit.