Tagged: "Cascade"

March 05, 2015

Session Report w/Jeff Bowders

    There is a secret to getting great drum sounds that surpasses almost anything else. It’s more important than having good mics, killer drums, or even an amazing room. What I’m about to tell you might shock you…..but it’s a secret that will always set you up for great drum recordings. Are you ready?

February 20, 2013

Episode 22 – The Mid-Side Technique

  Charlie demonstrates the Mid-Side stereo micing technique.

September 12, 2012

Episode 19 – Polar Patterns

Charlie demonstrates how to use different polar patterns to get the most from your microphones.

July 24, 2012

Episode 16 – Golden Age Project

Charlie’s back behind his house kit to demo the Golden Age Project PRE-73 , EQ-73 Vintage 1073 Style EQ, and COMP-54 Compressor.

May 30, 2012

Episode 12 – Room Mics pt1

In this episode Charlie demonstrates some of the popular coincident micing techniques to capture a full, focused room sound.

May 09, 2012

Episode 9 – Cascade 3 Mic Challenge

  Today we use a variety of three-mic configurations featuring some great microphones form Cascade. All mics ran through Golden Age Project mic preamps, straight to our DAW. We used some plug-in eq and no compression. Download Full-bandwidth Audio Files Here! Configuration #1: Elroy Tube, set to figure-8 -10db pad 8″ in front of kick. […]