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    GLS Audio ES-58 - Better and cheaper than the Shure SM58

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    01-19-2017 04:04
    I was looking for a Shure SM57 when i stumbled upon youtube tests & reviews of this GLS Audio clone. I was skeptic at first but some of those tests are extremely well done and convincing. I thought...Read more on Audiofanzine

    GLS Audio ES-57 - Better and cheaper than the Shure SM57

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    01-19-2017 04:02
    I was looking for a Shure SM57 when i stumbled upon youtube tests & reviews of this GLS Audio clone. I was skeptic at first but some of those tests are extremely well done and convincing. I thought...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Boss DI-1 Direct Box - Good, but too loud

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    01-03-2017 19:36
    It's a good DI, but the output is really loud compared to other DI's. It works fine to roll off on a normal mixer but some inexpensive preamps on my scarlett 18i8 for example can't handle it's loud...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Neumann U 87 Ai - Excellent Microphone!

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    12-16-2016 06:06
    What an excellent bit of kit! a friend of mine recently gave me the honour of borrowing it for a weekend studio session and had some excellent results recording vocals and guitar. Its a heft price ...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Telefunken / Siemens AEG M15 MASTER STEREO - A beautiful device

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    11-29-2016 15:16
    I originally got this device for a musician’s masterclass. Then the years passed and I made myself a small studio and took this grandma out – I’d even forgotten I had it… after a quick restoration...Read more on Audiofanzine

    EELA Audio S191 - In the big league

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    11-29-2016 03:51
    EELA is a brand that’s not widely known by the masses. They mostly develop products for broadcast/radio applications. Fact is, you rarely see their products. I bought mine essentially because it w...Read more on Audiofanzine

    RODE PSA1 - Great price, works perfectly, will hold weight

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    11-25-2016 05:49
    Mic boom is very good, quiet in motion and is capable of holding heavy mics and shock mounts including the heavy RODE Procaster/Podcaster models and the BLUE Yeti with shock mount. Attaches easily...Read more on Audiofanzine

    RODE Procaster - Remarkable value, distinctive sound

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    11-25-2016 05:37
    An excellent professional quality broadcast style large diaphragm mic. Bulletproof build quality and a 10 year warranty. Microphone has a distinctive character audio with a boost around 80-100hz t...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Triton Audio FetHead - Powerful and silent.

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    11-25-2016 05:28
    This is an elegant solution to mics that require a lot gain. Device uses phantom power but does NOT pass this on to mics. (A different model is available for mics that require phantom power). Atta...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Mackie 1202VLZ4 - Superb

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    11-25-2016 05:24
    Legendary Mackie build quality and performance in a compact size. After using Mackie mixers in live sound and recording I was confident this mixer would work well for podcasting and I was not disa...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Audio-Technica ATR6550 - Excellent Value

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    11-25-2016 05:20
    Works very well with DSLRs as well as smartphones with a simple adaptor. No, it's not like a Sennheieser but neither is the price. Mounts easily to DSLRs and uses easy to find and replace regula...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Blue Microphones Radius for Yeti - Is worthless too strong a word?

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    11-25-2016 03:18
    Very expensive, very heavy and will break instantly. This mount is not made by Blue. The set screw is made of the worlds worst pot metal and breaks on the slightest pressure. This a widely reporte...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Blue Microphones YETI - Good deal, easy to use, has limitations

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    11-25-2016 03:06
    Everyone's first USB mic I guess, easy to use for podcasting, skype and gaming. Audio quality is rich and powerful with a nice proximity effect if you choose. Serious podcasters still use it with ...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Audio-Technica 2005 - Great value for a low price, versatile use, high quality

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    11-25-2016 02:14
    A very well built USB/XLR microphone that can be used with a mixer or straight into USB. Great for podcasting. Pros are easy to use, good build quality and very nice audio comparable to more exp...Read more on Audiofanzine

    PreSonus Monitor Station 2 - You can't smell, see or taste it (which is all as expected), yet you can't do without it

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    11-24-2016 06:32
    Acheté en avril 2015, pour 275 euros neuf chez nos amis allemands, je vois que l'engin à augmenté de presque 100 euros... Qu'en dire? Le test d'audiofanzine décrit tout ce qu'il y a dire sur les...Read more on Audiofanzine

    dbx 286 s - Not as good as the previous model 286A!

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    11-23-2016 08:44
    Using with RE20, Mackie Mixer, side by side with 286A. New S model sounds harsh and brittle by comparison. Still a good unit for the money, but I am shopping for another good condition 286A to re...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Electro-Voice RE20 - Worth Every Penny

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    11-23-2016 08:17
    Using the RE20 for podcasts and audiobooks. Switched from Rode Procaster which is a wonderful microphone with a distinctive character that didn't quite suit my voice. The RE20 was a much bigger jum...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Tascam M-320 B - Excellent analog summing and EQ

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    11-21-2016 23:17
    I use the M320B to mix my drum machines and mono bass synth parts and and then I route the busses to my main mixer.. I will never get rid of it! The EQs do an amazing job of expanding the sonic cha...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Boss VF-1 - A swiss army knife updated from Boss earlier half rack Multi-FX

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    10-17-2016 20:25
    For which specific applications or uses have you chosen this product? Mainly bass guitar really, second electric guitar, and studio mainstay effects processor. In what context do you currently...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Boss SE-70 Super Effects Processor - Very Good Swiss Army Knife of effects, still in 2016

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    10-17-2016 19:59
    For which specific applications or uses have you chosen this product? All studio effects, live PA, reverb, limiting, and mostly synths, guitar fx, and bass. In what context do you currently us...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Roland SVC-350 Vocoder - The OG Robo Voice

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    09-27-2016 21:32
    There's a ton of Vocoders out there, but this one is the classic 80's Bboy version! It just cuts right through the music like no other and is also the one used to make the classic "aah, this stuff ...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Blue Microphones BALL - I collect these mics. Have three.

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    09-27-2016 16:32
    A phantom powered dynamic mic? Yup. This was Blue's first attempt at phantom powered dynamic mics, and the first in the world at the time. When this mic was discontinued, Blue went on to make the E...Read more on Audiofanzine

    RCF MD 1708 - New in Box. Took me hours to figure out the wiring.

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    09-27-2016 16:06
    Thank god it came with a cable. Wiring is just like TS to XLR cable wiring: XLR pins 1+3 and joined together; which are the shield and pin 1 on the mic side. The shield doesn't have a pin on the...Read more on Audiofanzine

    PSI Audio A25-M - Does "impartiality" really mean a thing for speakers... ?

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    08-31-2016 05:57
    Here’s the first review on these gems : I work as a producer and mixer. Some months ago I had a budget to upgrade my main speakers (Focal solo6 Be)... My choice was aimed at ATC25 or 45, Baref...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Micmix Master Room XL-210 - 2 Channel spring reverb

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    08-29-2016 21:56
    I use this in a studio setting. Has input level control, three band EQ controls and a Mix (Wet/Dry) control plus a very nice I/O. Great on vocals, acoustic guitar... very adjustable... works on al...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Kawai RV-4 - It's little known - and that is a pity

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    08-22-2016 03:39
    Kawai’s RV4 is an electronic hardware reverb featuring 8 in/out channels (4 stereo, with jack & AES/EBU type 2 connectors) with MIDI in/out. 50 good, 1980s-type presets and a lot of parameters can...Read more on Audiofanzine

    PreSonus R80 - A real sound bubble

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    07-25-2016 23:33
    After trying them out in a store, I went directly back home to try them in their future environment. Getting through the highway. Once home, I unpacked them and put them on on a home-made shelv...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Sony PCM-D50 - Sony PCM D-50 will not turn on.

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    07-11-2016 07:40
    I use this attached to the mixer board and record a duo. Can't find any pros for this product as it will not turn on now. Used it for 3 years and it slowly had problems turning on. I have seen ot...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Zoom 1201 - Idiot proof FX utility

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    06-30-2016 13:30
    Certainly not high-end, and lacking in deep editing capability or anything much in the way of multi-FX, the unassuming 1201 still became something of a minor cult item amongst late-1990s home studi...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Focal Alpha 80 - Look no further

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    06-30-2016 00:52
    Since April 2015 they're in my homestudio set, I've been discovering them progressively since then and I guess they certainly need an extra breaking time, still they're already really good. Great ...Read more on Audiofanzine
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