Check out this cool video Recording Drums at Clear Lake Recording Studios

This is a video documenting Dillon Campbell recording his new album. Dillon’s producer Michael McGregor, put this video together. The engineer is Eric Milos and the drummer is Sandro Feliciasno.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VyWTNaGH0x8

 

Info about drum mic setup:

We wanted a bit of a retro sound, so Sandro put cloths partly covering the heads of the drums. This dampened a lot of the ring, and made for a really dry dead sound. In terms of modern production aesthetic, this might seem counterproductive, but with the right blend of room mics we were able to get a really dry focused close mic sound, and a fat room to give body and definition to the kit.

Kick in – Audix D6

Kick out – Neumann U47 fet

Snare top – SM 57

Snare bottom – AKG 460

Toms – Sennheiser MD421

High Hat – AKG 451

Overheads – Neumann KM184

Room Medium – Neumann SM2

Room Far – Sony C37A

 

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