I wanted to demo using an SM57 compared to using a second mic to augment the tone without the need for extra EQ to pop out of a busy mix.
In this video, I use the sE Electronics sE5 Small Diaphragm Condenser to make the guitar sound a bit thicker, thumpier and somehow more detailed at the high end.
The track behind is quite simple, but is mostly to demonstrate context of the guitars in a mix. It’s not supposed to be a magnum opus.
Setup for this:-
Les Paul w/ Bare Knuckle Juggernauts
Apogee Jam + iPad for tracking
Radial Reamp Box
Zilla Fatboy 2×12
HOW TO ROCK is a series by me, Adam Steel, at the Hop Pole Studios in Ashton-Under-Lyne, Manchester, England.
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