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DescriptionRibbon microphones are known for their rich, warm sound and have been used to capture some of the most legendary recordings in history. The MXL R144 ribbon microphone delivers a creamy smooth sound with incredibly natural characteristics. The R144 microphone has a figure-8 polar pattern which is perfect for recording guitars, vocals, brass, and any source material that benefits from the warm, silky characteristics of a ribbon mic. The R144 includes a black shock-mount, carrying case, and cleanin
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UPDATE: Had two projects come my way which gave me the opportunity to put my new ribbon mic to the test. Once I get a mix I'll post it here along with some notes about gear used, ... ... more
Got a call to put some bass on this arrangement of The Chamber Brothers tune "Time Has Come Today". My new MXL R144 ribbon mic had arrived just a few days before, so it provided ... ... more