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by noobstring
February 28th, 2016, 12:51 am
Forum: Singing
Topic: Any idea why my voice sounds better on cheapo mics?
Replies: 2
Views: 1826

Any idea why my voice sounds better on cheapo mics?

I noticed something I'm not sure how to explain. I've been recording test stuff on a cheap tablet, kinda like how people used 4tracks back in the day, and I thought my voice was good enough for what I wanted. Switched to a proper mic (Shure SM58, thanks for the suggestion GN folks) and fed into auda...
by noobstring
September 17th, 2015, 8:33 am
Forum: In The Studio
Topic: Any suggestions for really cheap mics?
Replies: 11
Views: 8755

Any suggestions for really cheap mics?

Continuing on my quest for dirt cheap recording gear, I'm now looking for a mic. I'd like something that's got at least acceptable sound quality and able to record both vocals (male ones so nothing too high) and maybe off the amp. I'm looking for something around 100-150 euros/dollars. I've found a ...
by noobstring
September 17th, 2015, 8:27 am
Forum: In The Studio
Topic: Kinda lost on how to record directly off the amp
Replies: 6
Views: 4847

Re: Kinda lost on how to record directly off the amp

Hi all, new here. I'm trying to find a digital audio interface to plug the output from my amp (a VOX AD30VT) but I'm a bit lost. Most guides I found recommend buying a microphone and connect it to the interface with an XLR cable. That's over my budget and wouldn't work anyway because I don't have a...
by noobstring
August 20th, 2015, 10:49 am
Forum: In The Studio
Topic: Kinda lost on how to record directly off the amp
Replies: 6
Views: 4847

Re: Kinda lost on how to record directly off the amp

Thanks for the suggestion. I ended up getting a scarlett solo instead (no ipad here). Records instrument line fine, only need to test the line out from my amp. Shame I can't get it to work under linux and all the focusrite freebies need windows 9 etc but it will do for now.
by noobstring
August 13th, 2015, 5:15 am
Forum: In The Studio
Topic: Kinda lost on how to record directly off the amp
Replies: 6
Views: 4847

Kinda lost on how to record directly off the amp

Hi all, new here. I'm trying to find a digital audio interface to plug the output from my amp (a VOX AD30VT) but I'm a bit lost. Most guides I found recommend buying a microphone and connect it to the interface with an XLR cable. That's over my budget and wouldn't work anyway because I don't have a ...