Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What are some common ways to mike a live bluegrass band?

What Are Some Common Ways to Mike a Live Bluegrass Band?

Question: What are some common ways to mike a live bluegrass band?   Answer: In a live application, it is often recommended to single mike each instrument for optimal audio quality. For simplicity and showmanship, bluegrass musicians will go with… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Set Up the Belt Correctly on my AT-LP3 Turntable?

How Do I Set Up the Belt Correctly on my AT-LP3 Turntable?

Question: How do I set up the belt correctly on my AT-LP3 turntable? Answer: Proper belt placement on your AT-LP3 Fully Automatic Belt-Drive Stereo Turntable helps ensure optimal performance. See the step-by-step guide below for help with your turntable belt… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: Do You Have Any Tips For Festival Miking? (Part 4, Vocals)

Helpful Tips for Festival Miking | Festival Miking for Vocals

Question: Do you have any tips for festival miking? (Part 4, Vocals) Answer: There are a few different ways to mic a vocalist or vocal group at a live event. Audio-Technica offers a wide variety of wired and wireless microphones… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 4: Blumlein Pair)

stereo microphone techniques

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 4: Blumlein Pair) Answer: Over the last few weeks we have looked at some of the popular stereo microphone techniques you can use with your Audio-Technica microphones. We will finish… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 3: Mid-Side)

Mid side recording Stereo Microphone Techniques

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 3: Mid-Side) Answer: Mid-side recording is a stereo recording technique using two microphones, a middle channel (mid) and a side channel. The mid microphone usually has a cardioid… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 2: X/Y Stereo)

XY Pair

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 2: X/Y stereo) Answer: Also known as a coincident pair, the “X/Y” stereo recording technique is recommended to produce a full stereo sound in your recording. This method… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 1: Spaced Pair)

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 1: Spaced Pair) Answer: Stereo microphone techniques were developed when audio recordings transitioned from mono to stereo, and were used to create special sound imaging that more faithfully… Continue Reading