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RM-5 ribbons go live!!

The video of Angela Serkevich and Twins Peek with RM-5 ribbons used as stage microphones for guitar cab and drum overheads. Some compression on guitar, no processing on drum OH, no extra mics on snare and toms. It was my first experiment in using ribbons for live reinforcement and they did their job perfectly well!

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Oktava MD-80M Vintage Russian Dynamic Microphones for sale, 44.00 EUR/set!!2012.07.11

Oktava MD-80M Vintage Russian Dynamic Microphone

Vintage gear geeks, this is the stuff You will like! I have had a good deal on a stock of vintage Russian dynamic microphones Oktava MD-80M recently. I am keeping few sets for myself, but the rest is up for sale. I don't have a continous supply, so keep in mind that quantity is very limited... [read more]

Lomo 19A19 tube microphones available for sale!!2011.10.20

Lomo 19A19 vintage tube microphone

A couple of months ago I have got some very interesting pieces of gear - hard to get, but very well known by enthusiasts, vintage Russian state-of-the-art large diaphragm condenser tube microphones Lomo 19A19. Their production was stopped around 1990, so all the remaining working units have quickly gained the status of collectibles... [read more]

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user opinion

"Recorded a session with RM-5 microphones yesterday and was very pleased with the sound. Exactly what I wanted. Dark but with lots of detail in the upper mids. You have one very pleased customer and I look forward to seeing what you come up with next!"

Ed Truckell, FOH & Recording Engineer

Cardiff, United Kingdom

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