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    JTS CX-509 - Great for overheads and instrument-miking

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    01-30-2016 18:25
    I found this mic by pure chance, while I'd known the CX-516 and 508 for long. I now own four pairs of it. I use it live, for overheads or to mike instruments up. Very sensitive -like all conden...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Behringer XR12 - Small but mighty

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    01-28-2016 03:27
    Just received it and gave it a quick try. It weighs under 6 lbs, I got it to replace a xenius2222fx mixer, 2x15 and 2x31 equalizers, a stereo compressor, all in a flightcase + current supply. I...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Behringer XR18 - A logical evolution for huge results ! Analog mixers are going to suffer while bands will love it.

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    01-24-2016 23:07
    I bought this compact gear as part of a sound system for my small, 5 to 7 band with several acoustic instruments, drums and sax. I own the RACK XR 18 version. Really small, but a huge result. The...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Oktava ML 52-2 - Oktava ML 52-2 Ribbon Microphone

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    01-14-2016 17:50
    Took a chance on the ML52-2 Ribbon and in a word, "Psyched". I mostly record acoustic and electric guitars in combination with my Neumann and AKG C414's. I set the Oktava quite a distance from the ...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Oktava ML-52 - Oktava ML 52-2 Ribbon Microphone

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    01-14-2016 07:31
    After an exhaustive search I took a chance on the Oktava ML 52-2 Ribbon Microphone. I was very pleasantly impressed with the sound of this Mic, far exceeded my hopes, in a word it is a Fantastic Mi...Read more on Audiofanzine

    SSL Matrix - SSL Matrix

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    01-03-2016 20:54
    Hi, I owned this mixing console for 3 years. It was interesting to have and learn to use such a hardware. I personally consider it to be for knowledgeable and experienced users only, as it's n...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Sony MXP-290 - Old, but good

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    12-26-2015 05:03
    -For what kind of music do you use this product? ? I personally use it for electronic music (Industrial). There's no reason which wouldn't allow to use it for "extreme" (if I may say so) styles....Read more on Audiofanzine

    Midas Venice F16 - What a beautiful console!

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    12-24-2015 00:58
    I've had it for one day... Came from an Allen ZED14 which lacked "In"s for our blues band. First use in rehearsal yesterday evening, no time for precise settings and yet it immediately delivered a...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Focal Alpha 65 - Excellent studio Monitors

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    12-12-2015 06:43
    First, these seem well made, and sounded the best to my ears during auditions when doing a/b with other monitors. I recommend testing speakers with recorded music you know WELL; preferably somethi...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Waves L2 UltraMaximizer - Very good product

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    11-22-2015 16:57
    This ‘ultramaximizer’ (essentially a look-ahead stereo mastering limiter) is the only digital unit to make the cut. Compression is one of those areas where DSP-based units have traditionally been ...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Evans (Sound Creator) ES-5 - Great!

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    11-14-2015 03:10
    I use the Evans as my main echo in the studio and live for "roots" Dub. In addition to looking good, it's sturdy. Speed is stabe, less unpredictible than a RE201 as far as the wow and compatible ta...Read more on Audiofanzine

    AKG C 414 B-ULS - Theres' a reason this mic is considered a classic!

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    11-05-2015 04:19
    Bought a mini condition B-ULS for my male vocals and acoustic guitars. Fantastic sounding mic. No EQ needed for my voice. Simply perfect. Small mic with a big sound. I've had so many large diaphrag...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Schoeps BLM3 - Schoeps mics -- always the right choice

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    10-29-2015 03:28
    You simply can't go wrong with Schoeps microphones, and their long history in the film and recording industry is fascinating. They have extremely low self-noise levels, very low distortion, and sup...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Schoeps MK5G - Schoeps mics -- always the right choice

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    10-29-2015 03:16
    You simply can't go wrong with Schoeps microphones, and their long history in the film and recording industry is fascinating. They have extremely low self-noise levels, very low distortion, and sup...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Alto Professional Q - Easy to handle

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    09-11-2015 07:24
    I use this to EQ my guitar both live and studio. And it has worked beautifully! Have not found any good information about this product on the internet. Don´t know what the main use is for this ,b...Read more on Audiofanzine

    KRK VXT8 - Exactly what I was looking for

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    08-21-2015 18:22
    I'm using these speakers in my Home Studio, where I produce electronic music. What I was looking for were monitors I could produce basses with. I used to make them with headphones because my old sp...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Blue Microphones Spark Digital - VERY EASY TO USE USB MICROPHONE with good sound quality

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    08-16-2015 00:56
    The Blue Spark Digital is truly a plug and play interface. No fiddling with configurations, settings. Plug it in and choose it for the input device. The recording is a bit on the brittle, thin side...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Zoom H6 - H6 is perfect EXCEPT it doesn't allow overdub with onboard mic/capsule

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    08-15-2015 23:34
    Having owned the Zoom H4n a few years ago, the H6 is like revisiting an old friend that had lost weight, got in shape and stopped cussing all the time. The interface is really sleek, easy to get...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Behringer Xenyx Q502USB - Excellent value, fairly clear audio, easy to use

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    07-19-2015 16:57
    I specifically bought this mixer as a stopgap between owning a Mackie 1604 VLZ board and a replacement. I also used, for a while, the Alesis Multi Mix 6, and the Xenyx 10 channel. Despite not ha...Read more on Audiofanzine

    TC Electronic Level Pilot - Simple install-insert between the loudspeakers

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    07-14-2015 17:11
    A simple but very helpful tool for passive, balanced levelling of any analogue stereo monitor step. Simply install/insert between the existing loudspeaker wiring and then you are ready to go. Nic...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Sony MZ-R55 - 17 years of reliable service.

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    07-14-2015 00:07
    I bought this item on a whim to do digital, two track recording from the main outs on my new Mackie 1604VLZPro, around 1998 or 1999. It was five hundred dollars at the time, and very small. I i...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Soundcraft EPM6 - Soundcraft EPM6 Mixer

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    06-03-2015 12:01
    I've had this mixer since I decided to start taking my production seriously. It is a simple, cheap, surprisingly functional home mixing board. The board has 6 mono inputs/faders with an XLR, chann...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Blue Microphones Snowball - Snowball Review by C-Los

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    05-07-2015 02:07
    I bought the Blue Snowball microphone back in 2010. I was getting ready to deploy to the desert, and I was warned not to bring valuable equipment for fear of getting it filled with sand (sand gets ...Read more on Audiofanzine

    The T.bone SCT800 - A great mic that does it job well

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    05-04-2015 01:11
    The folks over at T-Bone have truly provided users with the ability to get some awesome sound at a fraction of the cost. I'm going to go ahead and show all my cards and fully disclose that I am not...Read more on Audiofanzine

    TC-Helicon VoiceLive 2 - Rediscover Voicelive 2 with SmartVL2

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    04-15-2015 00:26
    I love this footswitch for the quality of the effects and harmony. It is a complete pedal to the singer. I use it for live gigs with my rock band and also as sound card to play or record on my com...Read more on Audiofanzine

    CAD Equitek E100S - The Workhorse

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    04-04-2015 13:11
    [b]Overview[/b] Working on a home studio budget comes with its own set of challenges and limitations. When resources are limited, versatility and functionality are essential in equipment choices...Read more on Audiofanzine

    JBL LSR305 - Small, but Mighty

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    04-04-2015 07:06
    [b]At a Glance[/b] With the massive expansion of home studios in the past decade, there has also come a massive expansion of products for home studios. One essential ingredient to a delicious ho...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Sennheiser e 609 silver - Very versatile addition to a beginner's studio

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    04-04-2015 03:59
    The Sennheiser e609 is advertised chiefly as an instrument mic, and at that it excels. As advertised in its description, its shape makes it excellent for miking not only guitar cabs but also vario...Read more on Audiofanzine

    L.R. Baggs Para Acoustic D.I. - One of the best acoustic guitar preamps, hands down.

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    04-03-2015 04:31
    [b]Overview[/b] I purchased the L.R. Baggs Para Acoustic DI to make my $200 acoustic guitar sound like an $2000 acoustic guitar in live sound applications, and it gets the job done. I choose thi...Read more on Audiofanzine

    Art Tube MP/C Project - I do like this little tube pre amp

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    03-20-2015 11:14
    I bought a little ART pre amp to get a bit more control over the interface to the PA system. It does a great job. I was recording to Garage Band with my Mustang II amp and playing my Les Paul. The ...Read more on Audiofanzine
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