The No.1 Website for Pro Audio

1073 DMP

BAE Audio 1073 DMP
0 Own It
0 Used It
0 Want It
0 Watch It


The First Portable 1073 Mic Pre
The 1073 DMP features the same pre-amp and the same Carnhill (St Ives) transformers as the 1073 and 1084.

All units come standard with the 'Bootsy Collins' mod which consists of a Jensen DI transformer to create the first 1073 direct box. The 1073DMP features include two DI thrus, phase reverse, 48V for phantom power, a built in PSU for extra portability and the same hand-wired modular design that BAE is known for.

DMP Users Include:
Slash, Vance Powell, Chris "Frenchie' Smith, Timo Kielnecker (G Love), Chris Chaney (Alanis Morrisette Janes Addiction), Warren Haynes, Bootsy Collins, Snoop Dogg, Matt Sorum, Huw Williams, Dave Weiner, Derek Trucks, Oteal Burbridge, Jackie Greene, The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Charles Twilling, Bobby Vega, Rafael Moreira


  • Built in PSU for extra portability.
  • DI in and DI through.
  • 48v for phantom power.
  • Solid steel chassis.
  • Same hand-wired modular design that BAE is known for.


Fair trade?

Would you swap a mint condition used avalon 737(2 years old) if you had been offered a brand new bae 1073 dmp? I record strictly rap vocals with a stellar cm-6.

View Post

Goodness gracious, which Neve?!!!

...and I can tell you what MY ears (and sometimes the engineer there) thought. The list: AMS 1073N AMS 1073 hand-wired BAE 1073 BAE DMP Heritage 1073 Shelford 5052 Converted vintage 1272 Vintage Neve 1290 with correct vintage input/output transformers Is this the answer you are looking for? I did all these comparisons over a while but always level matched and totally blind...

View Post

Seeking an LA2A-Style Compressor

No compressor can thicken up a voice so i would forget about that thought. Actually it can actually bring out more of the brightness that will make your voice sound thinner by focusing it like a laser beam. I listened to the acapellas and the best you could do is find a mic that doesn't exacerbate...

View Post

Video Guides