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Old 25th August 2019
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Originally Posted by chessparov2.0 View Post
Wow! THAT small of a percentage? I was thinking around 10% might be a weighted average for singers to sound excellent (not perfect) on SM7's.

Marshall Crenshaw might be an exception, that proves the rule... But he does sound great on the SM7, on his studio vocals.
Yeah, gotta be at least 25%. Mavis Staples, Michael Jackson. It’s pretty ubiquitous. I used it as my main vocal mic for 10+ years until I acquired a couple of high-end LDCs and even so it still has its charms on certain tracks.