[LAU] OT: Which crappy mic should I use?

Tapani Sysimetsä tapani.sysimetsa at welho.com
Fri Mar 19 09:33:14 EDT 2010

Quoting Gordon JC Pearce <gordonjcp at gjcp.net>:
> Doesn't matter.  Just use *some* kind of mike and get it recorded!
> People wax lyrical about the difference in tonal quality between
> different microphones.  I can't hear a bloody difference, at least not
> once you've gone beyond a cheap crappy PC desk mike out of the £1 shop.
> What I can hear is people not getting on with the job because they heard
> somewhere on that there Intarweb that SM57s are drum mikes and cannot be
> used under any circumstances for vocals ;-)

+1 :D

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