Marimba - 1
March 17, 2020

...until last week I had never recorded a Marimba. What an amazing instrument!

"(the Marimba's) tonal subtlety coupled with a battery of rapid transients requires a careful choice of microphone/s.………… In the end ...

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bM9 sax hrBigBand - 1
March 11, 2020

BM9's are great for horns!

Can you record horns with a ribbon mic? The Frankfurt Radio Big Band think so!

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Extinct Audio Black Ops with RCA44BX and friends
February 16, 2020

FAQ - How not to clean a microphone

A studio ribbon microphone should not need much in the way of cleaning. You can use a damp cloth to ...

Here are a few things not to do...
Finnish Hip-Hop - 1
January 9, 2020

Julius Keisari & Suave - Heitteri (Finnish hip-hop recorded with two mics!)

"The recording process is challenging for both the engineer and the band. The space, the band and the atmosphere create ...

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Chase - 1
December 13, 2019

‘Chase’ by Spindle Ensemble

‘Chase’ is part of a double A-side single release by Spindle Ensemble. "It's the first time we have put out ...

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Okemah Sundown - 1
December 13, 2019

'Okemah Sundown' by Spindle Ensemble

Recorded and mixed by the band's Daniel Inzani using his new mobile studio set up and lots of ribbon mics ...

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Recording Magazine (cover) - 1
December 6, 2019

Recording Magazine review the BM9 and Black Ops

Recording Magazine review the BM9 and Black Ops mics in their up coming January 2020 edition. "Whichever model you choose, ...

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December 4, 2019

Valkyr (video)

"The Valkyr from Extinct Audio, is a twin-transducer stereo ribbon microphone that can provide Blumlein or Mid-Side stereo recordings. Which ...

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Pine Marten
November 29, 2019

Plant-a-Tree Day

It's that time of year when almost everyone is pushing commerce and consumerism down your throat Let's do something else ...

Plant a tree
Oscar - 1
November 19, 2019

Gravitate - Oscar Jerome

The recent Oscar Jerome track 'Gravitate', featured our Valkyr stereo microphone on room duties! Conga’s, triangle and the group vocal ...

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