A simple 8-mic drum mix, with video

David Mellor

David Mellor is CEO and Course Director of Audio Masterclass. David has designed courses in audio education and training since 1986 and is the publisher and principal writer of Record-Producer.com.

Tuesday January 13, 2015
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In this clip we feature the sounds of the individual mics around the drums - kick, snare, hihat, toms and overheads, followed by the full 8-mic setup.

The requirement for this recording was a clean, crisp sound that could be mixed in a variety of ways by our students, including processing if desired.

In this clip, there is no processing at all and you can hear the raw sound from the mics, which are...

Playing drums is Audio Masterclass Featured Artist Joe Clancy.

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