Originally Posted by blue4u
Just to add another bit to the pile- I tried the 'Fathead to go against/with the R121, and later the 'Vinjet and like them both (considering their pricing makes them not much pain I want to see if the slightly flatter (don't want the low mid bump) and more extended high end on the Vinjet as sort of a base from which to 'eq in' vocal final tones. So far I've only had one shot on a male fairly 'rough' vocal but I bailed on it. Too forward high mid, not enough sparkle, cold feet on the 'eq on the way in' thing (back to a 4047 -bing. I'll go again another time. The extra bit of top is there though- the thing sounds broad and wonderful back a bit, acoustic guits' and kit for example.
Originally Posted by dgatwood
Of the three the R121 still has the most presence' out of the box though. That rise is right were it shows on the plots -it's not way up there, but effective.
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