Mic Shootout Nady RSM4, Rode NT1A, MXL Silicon Valve, Zoom H2

Michael W. Dean of the Freedom Feens does a Microphone Shootout Nady RSM4, Rode NT1A, MXL Silicon Valve, Zoom H2, comparing ribbon microphones in a side-by-side test with condenser microphones and a Zoom H2, using male and female voices. Note: there is a VERY very slight “ringing” sound in a few spots, it’s not in … Continue reading "Mic Shootout Nady RSM4, Rode NT1A, MXL Silicon Valve, Zoom H2"

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Getting better sound out of a Zoom H2 (or any recording device or microphone)

The Zoom H2 handy recorder is an amazing recording device. As are the other Zoom devices that have come out, the Zoom H4, Zoom H4n, the Zoom Q3HD. All are what I call (and coined the phrase for, in 2008) the “Studio on a stick.” I use a Zoom H2 on a gooseneck stand to … Continue reading "Getting better sound out of a Zoom H2 (or any recording device or microphone)"

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