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New Equipment and Track Mastering
Old 5th September 2007
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New Equipment and Track Mastering

If you guys don't mind listening to a track I recently did with an Audio Technica Mic 4040, I would appreciate it. First time I have used a good mic and pre and I am not sure if I have it right:

MySpace.com - MC Celtic - LAKE WORTH, Florida - Hip Hop / Rap - www.myspace.com/celtic01

Thanks!
Old 8th September 2007
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Anyone - Help Anyone?

Anyone?
Old 8th September 2007
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What kind of comments are you looking for?
Old 8th September 2007
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Anything..

Just about the general sound of the track.
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I heard the first track on your Myspace page. It was sounding good, sounded pretty clean, especially with the vocal. Good job on that

My opinion as a producer and engineer.. If I was to be the one producing and mixing the track, I would start off by changing up the vocal chain a bit, and picking a combo that would present more of an agressive sounding presence.

I find the combo that you are using to be great if a rapper's voice is already naturally agressive. A rapper I work with sounds great on a similar chain to the one you are using, but its cuz his voice has a lot of edge to it to begin with. Regarding the track I heard, you voice seemed to sound less agressive and gritty, and more laid back and smooth. A mic with more presence boost and/or an open top end would sound a lot more interesting on your voice IMO.

But thats just my tastes with what I would have liked to have heard if I was the one engineering that track.
Old 13th September 2007
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MIC?

What kind of Mic do you think would work well with my voice? Thanks for the feedback!
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