Behind the Gear

The people that create the stuff you use to create stuff.

July 28, 2014  |  No. 56

The Blow: On collaboration...

by Alex Kostelnik

The Blow is the power of cocaine, sex and fistfights delivered by the gentle exhale from a mouth onto your skin. A blow can be hard, as in a punch to the gut, or soft like the breath of your lover....

Sept. 15, 2013  |  No. 97

Wes Dooley: Behind the Gear

by Larry Crane

Wes Dooley loves ribbon mics. He's carried the torch for these fine tools for many years, and his AEA Ribbon Mics company manufactures some of the finest microphones of this type, as well as...