Single-Channel Class A Discrete Tube Microphone and Instrument Preamplifier.
...state as a back up now for the day a tube blows last minute on me) but I really love blue robbie for my voice. It's definitely crisp, makes un-impressively cheap made mic sound passable and very usable and well made mics sound like a dream. Assuming your acoustic situation is good (otherwise any...
...the last month you've asked about CM-5, Advanced Audio, Manley Reference C, Gefell M930Ts, Flea U47. Neumann U87i, Neumann U87ai, Blue Robbie, Blue Kiwi, Flea U47 ... All for hip hop. Perhaps you could rent a few mics to try? And how good is the room it will be used in? This post is well meant.
The Blue Robbie is a fantastic value preamp if you are looking for the tube sound, and are willing to admit that you'd also like something that makes your clients go "hey, that's pretty neat."
Pros -- The Robbie is king when it comes to simplicity. With only a few toggle switches on the back...
Very Good Mic pre I must say. Add a tad of tube sound to your solid state strip without being too saturated.
Warm sound but not too much
Switches at the back...