electronic MUSICIAN - May 2015 - Microphones

electronic MUSICIAN - May 2015 - Microphones


electronic Musician - May 2015 – Microphones

The May 2015 issue of electronic MUSICIAN features microphones for musicians. Whatever your tracking situation, we have the perfect mic for you. This month, we offer a guide to tried-and-true options for any studio scenario, from vocals to guitar, from budget to high end.

Then, on Kintsugi, their eighth album (and final project with cofounder Chris Walla), the Seattle indie-rockers, Death Cab For Cutie, collaborated with producer Rich Costey to blend analog and digital instruments and recording processes. We go inside the studio sessions.

Later, superstar DJ, Steve Aoki, and Guitar Center contest winner, Benasis, collaborate in the studio.

Be sure to review our playlist with new releases from Squarepusher, Dwight Yoakam, Prefuse 73, Ghostpoet, and more!

How To:

Master Class – Pro engineers share vocal-miking tips.

Production – Streamline your mix with subgroups.

Gear review:

Slate Digital Virtual Mix Rack - Software processor suite

Izotope Iris 2 - Software instrument and sound design tool

Steinberg UR12 - USB audio interface

Yamaha DBR Series - Powered P.A. speakers

And much more!