Tag archive for ‘Microphones’
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Audio Technica AT5045 Review

All is not what it seems with the AT5045. It may look like a pencil microphone, but it’s actually a side fire condenser with a large rectangular capsule. Huw Price reviews… Details Price £1,299 (£2,399 More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Neumann U47 FET Review

Besides a limited run of U67s back in 1992, Neumann has never done vintage reissues. However, the U47 FET is supposedly vintage-correct in every way. So is it as good as ever? Huw Price welcomes back an old friend… Details Price  More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, June 15th, 2015

Telefunken DD4 Drum Mic Pack Review

The Telefunken DD4 drum mic set bundles all the close mics necessary to record a kit. Mike Hillier steps into the drum booth… Details Price £1010 Contact Unity Audio 01799 520786 Web www.telefunken.com  More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Peluso P49 & P28 Review

Peluso produces replicas of classic microphones with bespoke circuits, high quality components and capsules that are assembled and tuned in house. The best bit is that they are affordable and sound fantastic. Does More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, February 9th, 2015

Sennheiser MK 8 Review

The Sennheiser MK 8 is a large-capsule condenser with dual diaphragms, five patterns and switches for pre-attenuation and bass roll-off. Huw Price listens closely… Details Price £690 Contact Sennheiser UK More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Wasaphone MKII Review

The Wasaphone MKII combines unusual styling with a very vintage tone. Mike Hillier goes lo-fi. Details Price £43 Contact via website Web www.wasaphone.com Amazon.co.uk Widgets Old telephones used More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Studio Series SL600 USB Mic Review

We take a look at the mighty fine Studio Series SL600 in this review… Details Manufacturer Editors Keys Price £199.99 Contact via website Web  www.editorskeys.com  More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Neumann TLM 107 Review

The TLM 107 promises the ultimate in flexibility without compromising that Neumann tone. Huw Price tests… Details Price £1318 Contact Sennheiser UK 01628 402200 Web www.neumann.com In a sense More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

sE Electronics sE5 Stereo Pair Review

sE has a new small diaphragm condenser to replace the sE4. Mike Hillier finds its strengths. Details Price – £399 Contact – Sonic Distribution Web – www.seelectronics.com The sE5 More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

sE Electronics X1 T and X1 D Reviews

The impressive X1 range from sE Electronics continues to grow and grow. Mike Hillier checks out the latest additions to the line-up. Details Price X1 T £349, X1 D £199 Contact 0845 500 2500 Web  More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Sontronics Aria Review

Designed for vocals, Sontronics’ Aria looks classy and has an impressive range of accessories, sings Huw Price Details Price £899 Contact  01202 236862 Web www.sontronics.com Amazon.co.uk Widgets More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

sE Electronics X1 USB Review

Joining sE Electronics’ X1 series, the X1 USB is a fixed cardioid condenser with digital output and 24-bit converters that can operate at sample rates up to 192kHz. Huw Price plugs in. Details Price X1 USB More...

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By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Audio Technica AT2020USB+ Review

Compatible with both Windows PCs and Mac (XP onwards and Mac OSX), the AT2020USB+ promises to plug right into your computer and function seamlessly with your favourite recording software.   Manufacturer More...

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By MusicTech.net On Friday, July 26th, 2013

Avantone Pro BV12 Review

Two of Avantone Pro’s most popular valve condensers come together in the new BV12. Huw Price checks it out.   Details Price  £925 Contact SCV London  020 8418 1470 Web www.avantonepro.com Avantone More...

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By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

Microtech Gefell CMV563 and M7S Review

Microtech Gefell has a heritage that goes way back, but it still has its eye on the future. Huw Price hits the bottle in our review of the new CMV563 and M7S   Details Price £4,930 Contact Sound Link  More...