Originally Posted by Jim vanBergen
If you're miking the amp with a condenser and it sounds too bright, have you tried miking the back of the (hopefully open-backed) cabinet? Or using a dynamic on the front end of the cabinet?
And yep, I have tried both of these things. The back tends to either give me little difference or is way too muddy (depending on amp and mic) and the dynamics are ok, but lack any real complexity or detail (this is using both normal and beta 57's, 58's and a D112).
Good ideas though.