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Old 31st July 2013
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Originally Posted by Silvertone View Post
Ah, but you are... you probably heard more music tracked through this equipment than you even know. Any classic movie done in America... all the music for them were recorded through this type of gear.

Any Columbia 30th street recording (Time Out, Kind of Blue, Mingus, etc...).

Basically any recording before about 1965 was done though this type of equipment. You've heard it plenty and you continue to hear it... you just don't know it.

Here is a picture of one on my old tube console... yes they need to be racked and powered.
hello, does anyone know what pre/console colombia used around 1955 when miles recorded kind of blue there? i heard they used a presto tape machine. it was probably custom. not sure what they used as a "base/foundation pre" that they modified or if they designed them from scratch.