For a low-cost unit (even at that time), the DM-17 is well made, designed for live performance vocal applications.
Why condenser mics need power in order to operate as well as key factors in how they work and more.
Though it’s immediately obvious that masks deaden sound coming from our mouths, the author wanted to objectively evaluate the effect. Here’s what he found…
One of the hardest things to record can be a vocalist who is not comfortable with the studio conditions.
Like many in-house-branded mics, it was a great option for those looking for a good performing unit at a lower price point.
By studying the recording techniques used back then, we may get some clues about improving our recordings today
Philosophies, gear choices, signal chain approaches and more…