Of all the d-series mics the D-4 is the most natural sounding with a very organic bottom end. I've had luck with it on jazz type kicks and on bass cabs for live and studio. If that floats your boat on snare it would not surprise me. Probably fairly natural through the mids and highs and slightly big through the bottom. The other great application for a d-series that I have found is on bottom snare. Specifically the D-2. Just smokes every other dynamic I have used in that slot. Studio or live. Thanx for passing on the idea.
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