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Old 05-16-2006, 04:53 AM
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Default RECORDING VOCALS!

Hi all,newbe Q here,basically like to know following: im using a joe meek vc3q and mic as preamp channel to record to pt via mbox 2 and like 2 know which input is best to use ;the DI or trs line insert and why so?Also is it really necessary to add compression when recording vox,acoutic guitar or can u add later if not sure re compression settings?thanks,dec
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Old 05-16-2006, 06:42 AM
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Default Re: RECORDING VOCALS!

Use the DI input as you are taking a line out feed from the channel strip. If you are recording Vocals use a small compression of something like a 3:1 with a soft knee, accoustic guitar shouldn't really need it when recording, but it really depends on the mic you use and where you place it.
When mixing its your baby, it all depends the sound you are after, there are no hard and fast rules, just play until you get the sound you are after.
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