Archtop acoustic guitars with BoRbon microphones
Performed by: Stewart Tavener
Acoustic arch top guitars recorded with a spaced pair of Extinct Audio BoRbon ribbon microphones.
Signal chain: Borbon ribbon microphones into an API A2D preamp, UA Apollo 16 converters and Logic Pro.
Tracks have been normalised but no further EQ, compression or processing.
Track 1: 1947 Levin Deluxe large bodied archtop with semi-flatwound strings.
Track 2: 1960s Triumph badges small archtop with roundwound strings. Made by Framus.
Recorded by Stewart Tavener