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AKG 535 as Overhead Pair
Old 30th July 2005
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AKG 535 as Overhead Pair

Anyone here ever use AKG 535's as an overhead pair? I have one and am wondering how a pair would sound on overheads. Sounds ok on my Martin D28 and some female vocals. How about on a drumset?
Old 30th July 2005
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They should sound fine. Put 'em up and see for yourself.

Steve
Old 30th July 2005
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Back in the day, I had some good success with 535's on toms.

Cheers,
CJ
Old 30th July 2005
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ok here it is....

KICK beta 52
SNARE sm57
ROOM L 535
ROOM R 535

click the picture for the audio example.
<p><a href="http://ezraudio.com/EZRADRUMSII.mp3"target=blank"><img src="http://www.ezraudio.com/lights.jpg"align="middle"/></a>
Old 31st July 2005
  #5
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Quote:
Originally Posted by audioez
ok here it is....

KICK beta 52
SNARE sm57
ROOM L 535
ROOM R 535

click the picture for the audio example.
<p><a href="http://ezraudio.com/EZRADRUMSII.mp3"target=blank"><img src="http://www.ezraudio.com/lights.jpg"align="middle"/></a>

That's awesome,thanks very much. I'll proably be using as sm7 on kick but it looks like it'll be worth buying another 535 and giving it a shot on overheads. I can get one for about 190.00 dollars new.

Thanks again
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