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Articles Tagged Royer Labs

  • Thursday, October 22, 2015
    mojave audio
    PSW Staff 10/22/15 11:16 AM,
    Cuban-born composer and producer Yalil Guerra, nominated this year for two Latin Grammy Awards, counts Mojave Audio and Royer Labs microphones among his key recording tools. This year, Guerra’s album titled Yalil Guerra: Works for String Orchestra, performed by Ensamble Solistas de la Habana and conducted by Iván Valiente was nominated in the Best Classical Album category. A second nomination in the category Best Classical Contemporary Composition is Guerra’s El Retrato de la Paloma (The Portrait of the Dove). “Yalil… View this story
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  • Wednesday, September 02, 2015
    PSW Staff 09/02/15 09:26 AM,
    Linkin Park’s latest release, The Hunting Party, carries the band’s tradition of excellence forward yet again, with microphones from Royer Labs and its sister company Mojave Audio featured prominently in the project’s production. Los Angeles, CA-based mixer, recording engineer, and producer Ethan Mates served as the engineer in the production of The Hunting Party, which was released in June of 2014 on the Warner Brothers label. In addition to his work with Linkin Park, Mates has also worked on projects… View this story
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  • Thursday, July 30, 2015
    PSW Staff 07/30/15 08:07 AM,
    Recording engineer and producer Michael Bishop won his 10th GRAMMY in the category Best Engineered Album, Classical; a project recorded with ribbon microphones from Royer Labs. The award was issued to him at the 57th annual award show for his engineering, mixing, and mastering work on the ASO Media release Vaughan Williams: Dona nobis pacem, Symphony No. 4, The Lark Ascending, which features Robert Spano, Norman Mackenzie, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. Shortly after on March 4th, he… View this story
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  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    PSW Staff 05/27/15 10:17 AM,
    As part of their pre Frankfurt Musik Messe activities, Mojave Audio and sibling company Royer Labs stopped by The Netherlands’ recording facility— Wisseloord Studios - to conduct a clinic for the area’s pro audio community. The recording studio was originally founded by entertainment conglomerate Phillips to enable their various artists to record in a state-of-the-art facility. Over the years, it has gained international appeal and has served artists such as Elton John, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark, Tina Turner, and… View this story
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  • Monday, May 18, 2015
    PSW Staff 05/18/15 11:47 AM,
    Royer Labs announces the R-122 MKII phantom-powered ribbon microphone. With its high output level and -15 dB pad, the new R-122 MKII is suitable for miking acoustic instruments and other sources with low SPL characteristics, as well as high SPL instruments like electric guitar. Royer Labs’ new R-122 MKII is essentially an R-122 with two additional features: (1) a switchable -15 dB pad and (2) a switchable bass cut filter. The switchable -15 dB Pad allows for high SPL recordings… View this story
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  • Thursday, April 17, 2014
    PSW Staff 04/17/14 08:47 AM,
    Known as the King of Country and called a living legend by many industry critics, country music artist/producer George Strait is in the midst of a two-year, multi-city tour titled The Cowboy Rides Away, stated to be his farewell to active touring. The sound team is utilizing Royer Labs R-101, R-121, and R-122 ribbon microphones on several key instruments. George Olson, who serves as the lead audio technician and front of house engineer for worked through Onstage Systems of Dallas,… View this story
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  • Thursday, February 20, 2014
    PSW Staff 02/20/14 07:00 AM,
    Royer Labs is pleased to announce a series of eight instructional videos to demonstrate Grammy Award winning producer / mixer / engineer Ross Hogarth’s electric guitar recording techniques using Royer ribbons. Posted on YouTube, these videos are an excellent tool for aspiring recording engineers of all levels to learn from one of the most highly respected studio professionals of our time. Ross Hogarth has an extensive discography. Recent album credits include Van Halen’s A Different Kind of Truth, Steve Lukather’s… View this story
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  • Friday, December 20, 2013
    PSW Staff 12/20/13 02:20 PM,
    The Stereophonics, one of Britain’s most instantly recognizable bands, have just completed a major UK arena tour to promote their new album Graffiti On The Train. The equipment list for the tour included three Royer Labs R-121L ribbon microphones, which were supplied by Royer’s UK distributor Funky Junk. Royer’s R-121 Ribbon Microphone is known for its ability to bring an extremely natural and realistic analog sound to digital recording and live stages. The TEC Award winning R-121L, the ruggedized and… View this story
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  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013
    PSW Staff 12/10/13 02:56 PM,
    Completed in 1824, Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 (also known as “the Choral”), is the final complete symphony of Ludwig van Beethoven. For a new recording featuring the San Francisco Symphony & Chorus—conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas—on the SFS Media label, Beethoven’s 9th is once again in the classical music connoisseur’s spotlight and, to ensure the most pristine vocal performances, ribbon microphones from Burbank, CA-based Royer Labs featured prominently in the recording process. San Francisco-based Jack Vad… View this story
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  • Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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    PSW Staff 05/21/13 02:51 PM,
    Royer Labs has announced the availability of the 15th Anniversary R-121 Limited Edition ribbon microphone. The company was founded in May 1998 and the R-121 studio ribbon microphone was the company’s first product. Of particular note, the first 100 or so R-121 microphones shipped with a black version of the Royer Labs logo before changing to the green logo that has been a fixture on all R-121’s since that time. The 15th Anniversary R-121 Limited Edition ribbon microphone celebrates its… View this story
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