Quote: Originally Posted by Jeff Hayat Nonsense. Why not prove it right now? And please don't tell me you are going to post audio examples... Choice of preamp really does not matter and mics are far more important. But I'm going to let this most recent flare-up of the mic / preamp debate go through all its usual phases - like all the other flare ups, and wait until all the usual noise is played out. Then when civility and rationality returns so will I. Not with samples, but with a compelling argument that never fails to bring this discussion to a screeching halt. Just do a search if you want to see what I'm going to present.