Studio Spotlight – Gear: Neumann U87

As many sound engineers/producers already know, the Neumann U87 is one of the most used microphones in the recording industry. Many artists don’t know that there is much speculation about the quality and nuances of the new ‘Ai’ version vs. a vintage model U87. Our Neumann U87 is a vintage model from the late 1960’s – notable Read More …

Studio Spotlight – Gear: Millennia Media HV-3B Mic Preamp

Over the last few weeks we have been recording lots of acoustic guitar, cello, and violin for various projects (John Jennings, Western Estates). Apart from the instruments being stringed, the other correlation is the preferred combination of our studio work-horse microphone, the classic Neumann U87 (late 1960s model), and Millennia Media’s HV-3B microphone preamp; which together provide a Read More …