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July 15, 2020

Black Ops & BM9 appear in Gear Reviews

Over the past few months our microphones have appeared in a couple of gear reviews on the German website ...

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British Academy Research Project - 1
June 25, 2020

Charanga Sue and the British Academy Research Project

We recently advised on, and supplied microphones for, the British Academy research project led by Dr Sue Miller and Dr Paul Thompson ...

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June 8, 2020

Laura Marling at Union Chapel

"This one-off, ticketed livestream show for UK and European fans sets the new standard for live music during quarantine". (NME)

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You'll Never Walk Alone - 1
June 7, 2020

Marcus Mumford - You'll Never Walk Alone

A pair of BM9's make a guest appearance in Marcus Mumford's recent filming of 'You'll Never Walk Alone'. Filmed in ...

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Joe Monty - Podcast #3 - 1
June 5, 2020

That 60s Recording Podcast

Our friend, expert drummer and self confessed Beatles obsessive Joe Montague, recently launched 'That 60's Recording Podcast', where every fortnight ...

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John Williams 2 - 1
April 21, 2020

The Rise of Skywalker

A couple of days ago we found out that our BM9's had been used in the soundtrack recording for 'The ...

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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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