Acoustic Drums

Snare drum recording guide – Microphone shootout and placement techniques

We’re back with part 2 of our ‘how-to’ guide on drum recording: Snare drum recording. Did you miss part 1? The one about beefy bass drums? You can read it here. We sent our resident recording experts – Gavin Wiltshire and Guy Perchard – out to The Sound Cafe recording […]
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Bass drum microphone placement

Red Dog Music sent their resident recording experts – Gavin Wiltshire and Guy Perchard – to The Sound Cafe recording studio to compare some popular microphone placement techniques for kick drum recording. The audio clips in the video below are entirely unprocessed. No compression, EQ or limiting have been applied […]
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