6 Best XLR Cables for Mics and Gear [Buyer's Guide]

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The quality of your XLR cables really determines the way the sounds from your drum set are picked up in the microphone and rendered in the end output mix. Getting cables that have good shielding and quality connectors can help you as they last the wear and tear longer and pick up sounds better while Read More »

Best Neumann U87 Alternatives. 4 Affordable Choices

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Neumann U87 was first released in 1967. Since then it has cemented its place as a legendary microphone in the recording industry. Today, the U87 is some sort of "holy grail" of mics. If anyone made a condenser microphone today, and you wanted to brag about its quality, you would be asked: " but is Read More »

10 Best Headset Microphones for Singing [Out of 24 Tested]

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Headset microphones give performers and speakers a lot of freedom. When both of your hands are free, your performance gets better because you can reinforce your message better with gesticulations and demonstrations. Also, if you’re a performer that loves to thrill your audience with choreography while singing, a headset mic will give you the freedom Read More »

Best Amps for Kicker CVR 12 Subwoofers [Reviews 2019]

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One of the main stages in almost every audio system is an amplifier. Without it, you will not achieve the desired sound quality. And of course, the quality of the amplifier affects the quality of sound. If it’s made of cheap and inefficient components it can distort the output signal. Also, they would produce more Read More »

Best 8 Inch Guitar Speakers [Buyer's Guide + Reviews 2019]

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When it comes to practicing at home you won't need to play as loud as possible. So using a 4x12 speaker cabinet is often unreasonable. There are several types of smaller speakers that provide high-quality sound at a much lower volume. Today we’re going to talk about 8-inch speakers. They are cheaper than their 10-inch Read More »

The 5 Best Orange Amps on the Market (2019 Reviews)

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Orange has always made some of the best amplifiers on the market. No other amp sounds like them and most definitely, no other looks like them. They are, and always have been, I even hate to use the word, but they are... Cool. I've been using them personally since the 1980s and currently own two, Read More »

The 4 Best Drum Recording Interface | 2018 Reviews & Buying Guide

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What We Looked For In Our Reviews Before Making The Top Picks? Since we are well aware of all the problems that a drummer can find while recording his performance, we have decided to help you in selecting the recording interface. After selecting a drum set, drum heads, hardware, cymbals, sticks, microphones, we've come to Read More »

The 5 Best Bass Drum Microphones | Reviews 2018

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It's very important that you have a good drum microphone, your bass drum plays an important role in your overall sound. We know it's not easy, from too many products by many manufacturers to choose the right product. If your snare drum sounds fantastic, you may have the most excellent overhead microphones, the amazing sound Read More »

Best 10 Inch Guitar Speakers - 2018 Reviews

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So you're thinking about replacing the speakers in your guitar amp? Yes, you can upgrade or change it at any point. Therefore, no matter if you've got a combo or stack there are modifications you'll be able to make to get your sound. Eminence, Celestion, and Jensen are the 3 main speaker builders in the Read More »

The Best 5 In Ear Monitors For Drummers | Reviews 2018

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Personal monitors are a really practical answer to a typical set of issues in live performance. Typically, every musician is supplied with a monitor mix, allowing them to listen to themselves (and the rest of the band) while playing. The problem with this kind of monitoring is that the monitor speakers (also known as floor wedges) and acoustic sounds from near instruments like drums interfere with each other, leading to volume wars between musicians. As a result, on-stage volumes will become dangerously loud, and also the threat of feedback is considerably enhanced. Read More »