A collection of the studio microphones available for Musical Portraits in the Muse Cave.
Kelley Tube Amp & Taylor Acoustic
Primary dynamic mic for Acoustic Guitar, Kelley guitar amp, Vocals, and Dialog tracks. The R-121 is good on just about every source from drums, brass, electric guitar and bass to acoustic instruments, strings and percussion. It has a wide dynamic range with a rich low end and has the ability to take large amounts of EQ if necessary.
Kelley Tube Amp
The SM-57 is the industry standard guitar amp mic for decades. Paired with the Royer R-121 ribbon mic it is a match made in guitar tone heaven.
The R-121 is crystal clear and true to its sound source at high SPL levels. The SM-57 is musically colored and complements the pristine R-121 perfectly for that classic tube tone we all know and love.
Celestion Creamback dual 12" Cabinet
Ribbon mic for the Blackstar & Tone King shared Seismic Creamback cabinet and stereo mic for the acoustic guitars.
The Royer R-10 is a moderately price professional ribbon mic that can serve in many different roles in the Muse Cave studio.
Tone King tube amp mic
The e-609 is an industry standard for close micing tube guitar amps at high SPL levels.
It does not require a mic stand as it hangs down from the top of the amp on its cable. It lays flat against the amp's grill cloth.
The e-609 role is in the Dual Amp Muse studio configuration on the Tone King tube amp.
Blackstar tube amp mic
The e-906 is an industry standard for close micing tube guitar amps. It adds a high pass filter at 80 HZ to the legendary e609 basic specs.
As with the e-609 It does not require a mic stand as it hangs down from the top of the amp on its cable. It lays flat against the amp's grill cloth.
The e-906 role is in the Dual Amp Muse studio configuration on the Blackstar tube amp.
Black Spirit 200 Floor Eminence Cabinet
Hartke cabinet Left channel Wet FXs
H & K cabinet Left channel Wet FXs
Acoustic Guitar | Vocal | Dialog
Special purpose auxiliary mic
It's specifically designed to have a tighter polar pattern, so it'll pick up just what you want, without those issues with bleed. And its custom circuit (with transformer) and highpass filter give it an optimized frequency response for capturing drums, amplified instruments, and vocals.