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The FAT HEAD Ribbon Microphone from Cascade Microphones is versatile enough to handle any vocal or instrument recording, and live sound application. The FAT HEAD features a hand-tuned ribbon element that incorporates the legendary symmetrical ribbon design in order to achieve a true symmetrical figure-8 polar pattern. Its frequency and sensitivity response deliver pristine audio results, and the element's design is very useful when executing a mid-side or Blumlein recording. The FAT HEAD ships with a shockmount, wood box, and an aluminum case. Features

  • Fitted with a LUNDAHL LL2913 transformer as standard equipment
  • Reinforced Neck and grill
  • LL2913 transformer now mounted on a through hole circuit board
  • Upgraded plating on hardware
  • Brass body
  • Gold plated XLR connector
  • Basket style shockmount
  • Mounting indicators on Blumlien bar "stereo pair only"
  • Color options: Brown body/Gold grill or Black body/Polished nickel grill
  • Hand-assembled & tested in Olympia, WA.


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EV RE20 Cascade Fathead Shure KSM32 Oktava MC-012 Audix i5 Aphex 107 ART PRO VLA II Mackie ONYX 1640i Reaper Tracked live into Reaper in my living room. Mixed on the Mackie with KRK V8 2's. Reverb and delay busses done in Reaper and sent to the console. This recording was from band practice, but I thought it...

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What mic for jazz should I buy? well... Also have had very good results with Studio Projects T3 (kick drum, bass, female Vocals - underrated mic), Cascade fathead (trumpets), and Brauner Phantom (bass, sax, male vocals) although some people don't particularly like these mics. Trouble is, what works of me may not work for you/ someone else.

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