Improving Your Home Studio | Upgrade Your Mic Techniques (And Your Mic Locker) | Part 3


In the final part of this three-part series, Justin Colletti, of Sonic Scoop, and producer Bob Mallory, discuss how to handle the daunting task of choosing microphones, covering several examples from a single inexpensive dynamic to multiple pairs of condensers.

Listen to A/B comparisons of spoken word and acoustic guitar sources recorded with different microphones, in the same acoustically treated room discussed in the first video of this series. They also give us some real-world suggestions on how to most effectively use your acoustic space to get higher-quality recordings, and go over a handful of often-overlooked factors that are crucial when recording vocals.


Click on the links for Part 1 and Part 2 of this informative series.