Gear Reviews

from issue no. 38

AEA: R84 ribbon microphone

reviewed by Larry Crane

"More mics," that's what I always ask for when Christmas comes around. All the other tools used for recording are great, but mics are always the first in line to capture acoustic-based sounds. I'm...

Furman: HDS-6, HR-6

reviewed by Andy Hong

This summer I had the pleasure of recording the band Ida in my studio. During "basics" tracking, the band insisted on playing as many of the instruments "live" as possible. With four band members and...