Reconstructing the night that produced a rock song for the ages…
Searching for the truth about ribbon microphones and the potential damage from DC voltage.
Looking at a classic mic from a manufacturer often rebranded as Silvertone, Kent, Beltone, Duke, Encore, Kingston, Sonatone, and Kay for department stores.
From the January 1989 issue of Recording Engineer/Producer (RE/P) magazine, looking at the record-breaking, 500 kW system deployed for Iron Maiden in 1988.
Fixture of the music and broadcast industry in the 1940s joins museum’s 20th and 21st-century architecture and design permanent collection.