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03.27.2012| By Allison Wolcott|
What do you get when you add five gifted drummers, 35 Shure drum mics, and one stage? A whole lotta rock, that’s what. Shure Europe set out to find the best amateur drummer in Europe and the Middle East. Several rounds of competition produced five finalists, each with his own …tagsAntonio de MarianisBeta 181/CBeta 27Beta 52ABeta 91ABeta 98AMPcontestsDarren Ashforddrum mikingdrumsGamli Gaukaurinn ClubReykjavikShure Europe's Drum Mastery 2012 Competition
06.23.2011| By Shure Notes|
By Matt McGlynn A single pair of multipattern condenser microphones can provide at least five distinct overhead drum miking choices with surprisingly different sonic characteristics. To demonstrate these different sounds, we recorded a drum kit with a pair of KSM44A overhead microphones five different ways. The drums, the room, the preamps, cables, and composition remained the same. The only variable was the position of the microphones (and in one case, the polar pattern). How different can a single pair of microphones, in the same room with the same drums, really sound? As you listen to …