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Old 07-23-2017, 09:43 AM
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Originally Posted by Doug Young View Post
You might check out the AEA N22 someone mentioned above. I have a pair, and they sound very nice. They're designed for home studios with more challenged acoustics, which mostly means they allow you to mic *really* close. For me, they work best literally a few inches from the guitar. They have an extended frequency response, so they're not as dark as many ribbons, and still have that smooth ribbon sound. Nice mics.
Doug, how does the Figure 8 pattern work in a less-than-ideal room? Aren't you picking up a lot of unwanted room noise on the back side of the mic?
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