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  1. Acoustics
    Hi all I am a "weekend warrior" sax player, and my day job for the last 30+ years has been designing audio electronics and writing audio algorithms. Since I'm approaching my retirement years, I undertook a project that combines my hobby and my expertise. The problem I am trying to solve is to...
  2. Electronic Equipment
    Greetings, SOTW music producers! This is a question to our lovely community's studio engineers, home studio producers, and all-around gear nuts. It's far from the first time this question has been asked, and it will certainly not be the last. But I'm curious what your very favorite microphone...
  3. Electronic Equipment
    I've been listening to a lot of Moon Hooch, Morphine, etc. lately and want to look into getting a new-age kind of sound out of my sax. All I have now is a pretty standard condenser mic. and that feeds-back like crazy when amp'd in any close proximity. I have a backup tenor that I wont be...
  4. Electronic Equipment
    So I just purchased the Apex 435 condenser mic from Amazon and I was planning on using it to record some songs on my computer but there is no cable in the box. I don't know if it is supposed to be like that or the cable was mistakenly left out or what happened. If it is not supposed to come with...
  5. Electronic Equipment
    Hello, I'm a professional saxophone player who plays in a fusion group and I use an effects processor to get a few extra sounds (Delay, overdrive, octaver and harmonizer mostly). The microphone setup I have been using as of late, the SM-58 doesn't quite get what I want for a number of reasons...
  6. Electronic Equipment
    hey everyone, i'm looking at getting a wireless setup going for live performances, as i play at a lot of club venues and large stages, and it's really restricting just standing behind a mic on a stand with all this extra space around me. i have heard a lot of talk about the AMT Wi5 and ROAM set...
  7. Electronic Equipment
    So recently i did a poll on some microphones, now im thinking, i want a multipurpose microphone...to record more than just saxophone, but still mainly classical saxophone, here are some of the mics i have in mind: Rode K2 Sennheiser MD421 Mojave MA-201 AKG C214 AKG C414 can anyone tell me the...
  8. Electronic Equipment
    Hey all, I'd appreciate some help with my current challenge: Filling the position of a bass guitar in a pyschedelic rock band with elka electric organ, electric guitar, and drums. I'm new to mixing electronics with my horn, but I'm eager to learn. The goal is roughly to have the same stability...
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