Tag Archives: Microphones

Polar Patterns (Demystifying Microphones, Part 2)

In the first Demystifying Microphones blog entry, we focused on two of the most common types of transducer principles of microphones: dynamic and condenser. In this blog, we’ll be learning about the various “polar patterns,” of microphones. Polar what? First … Continue reading

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Last Week At The Winter 2012 NAMM Show…

Sonic Electronix was at the NAMM show, and here’s just a bit of what we saw:     Did you hear that guy say that those microphones were hand-painted with a mouse hair brush? How awesome is that?! Anyway, even … Continue reading

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This Holiday Season, Treat Yourself to Superior Earbud Headphones from Klipsch

Ever since Apple revealed the iPod back in 2001, those little white earbuds that conveniently come with Apple’s portable media players have been ubiquitous. Heck, it’s near impossible nowadays to walk down the street without seeing several people wearing them. … Continue reading

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Proper Microphone Technique for Drums

Properly micing your drum set can make or break the success of your performances or recordings sound.     Improper mic placement can result in an amateur sound at best.   So here are a few tips to help you get the most … Continue reading

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Demystifying Microphones

An Introduction to Transduction Microphones are how we convert sound into audio, or more specifically electrical impulses that represent sound waves using an analogues wave form where the various peaks and troughs of a sound wave are represented in both … Continue reading

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