Tagged: "shure"

July 17, 2012

Episode 15- Mic Preamps

Using his house kit and a Glynn Johns setup, Charlie demonstrates four different sets of mic preamps. The Millennia HV-3D, The Golden Age Project Pre-73 Deluxe, The API 212, and a Behringer Eurodesk.

May 23, 2012

Episode 11 – Recorderman

This week Charlie demonstrates the Recorderman technique as well as a few variations.

April 03, 2012

Episode 5 – Ultimate Rhythm Studio

  This week we’re going to take a look into Charlie’s workflow at Ultimate Rhythm Studio and how he uses a combination of hardware and plugins during the tracking process. Oh yea, and how to work all by yourself. Charlie is using one of his house kits, a Pearl Session Custom featuring a 9×12 rack […]

March 20, 2012

Episode 3 – Ray Luzier

When Korn’s Ray Luzier isn’t traversing the globe playing in front of millions of die hard Korn fans, he’s at his home studio layin’ down tracks for people all over the world. FOD’s Charlie Waymire stops by to talk with Ray about his philosophy of drumming and his career, from Musicians Institute to David Lee […]

March 13, 2012

Episode 2 – Overheads

This week Charlie takes us to Ultimate Rhythm Studios to show us four popular overhead techniques. 1. Neumann KM84s in an xy. 2. MXL V67Ns in ORTF. 3. Spaced cardioids using Audio Technica 4050s. 4. MXL R144s in a Blumlein pair. We also get to see Charlie’s personal kit in it’s natural habitat. The downloadable […]

March 05, 2012

Episode 1 – The Batmobile

Charlie Waymire visits Scott Francisco’s studio and gives his kit – The Batmobile – a test drive. Also: Kurt Berger breaks down the tuning and setup of the Batmobile for a hard-hitting rock sound. I purchased the Batmobile a while ago as a house kit for my studio. Though I’d had the kit for a […]

March 04, 2012

Recording Drums – The Basic Approach

Every engineer has a basic default setup that suits 90% of situations he may find himself in. I am no exception. If I have a bunch of time, this setup may be a starting point for more creative techniques. When this is the case, often I will still leave the basic mics in place in […]