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High Frequency resonnance on vocal recording - It s doing my head in !!
Old 2nd August 2020
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High Frequency resonnance on vocal recording - It s doing my head in !!

Hi guys, I went through all the similar posts on this forum but didnt find any answer...
I recorded vocals lately, and cannot get rid of aggressive high frequencies that wasn't there before...
You can hear the main nasty frequency around 3-4Khz and some other ones from1 to 3 kHZ ( audio: Creep_VXREC_WA87ChorusAnnecy 1&2 )
I recorded the same vocals 1 month ago in another flat, and it was fine ( see audio "Creep_VXREC_WA87ChorusDundee").

So I tried to insolate the room ( see pics ), move things around, different gain staging ( always in the green), covered the windows, different mics, and the frequency is still there ( more or less)
What do you think could it be? It doesn't sound like such a frequency could be emitted by the singer...

I know this is fixable in the mixing stage but I would like to get the cleanest recording possible before reaching for any EQ.

Gears:
Wa-87 mic
basic pop filter
scarlett focusrite 2USB interface
recorded on Ableton Live

Any help / thoughts will be highly appreciated as I totally ran out of ideas...

Have a great day everyone!!
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Creep_VXREC_WA87ChorusDundee.mp3 (429.8 KB, 170 views)

Creep_VXRECSM7BChorus.mp3 (525.3 KB, 160 views)

Creep_VXREC_WA87ChorusAnnecy.mp3 (531.8 KB, 168 views)

Old 2nd August 2020
  #2
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Not really seeing anything unusual when looking at a spectrum analysis. A brief listen doesn't really make me think anything stands out.

You sure it's not just something you're hearing in your headphones / monitors?
Old 5th August 2020
  #3
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On the first one, there's a little squeak right in the gap between "a " & "creep", otherwise, I don't hear anything that would bother me.
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