Author Archives: Danny Maland

Percussive Maintenance

I’ve never had any drum mics that were better than a basically decent transducer being pointed at a great drummer who’d done their homework.

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Simplify

If it isn’t a problem, don’t solve it.

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Music Is So Much More Than Recordings

By my calculations, the music business should have completely ended at least 10 years ago. Or, at least, it should have if all the predictions were right about the sky falling.

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All Powered Speakers Are Not Created Equal

If you’re shopping for powered loudspeakers, accept nothing less than a biamped configuration.

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When Your Work Speaks For Itself, Don’t Interrupt

If your art is speaking to people, let it have its say.

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I Am SO Over Wireless

Wireless is a pain in the donkey, and I personally intend to not deal with it in the future unless I absolutely have to. Here’s why…

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The Loudest Thing At The Capsule Always Wins

Good mics are a fine investment, but some sort of inherent imbalance that the mic can “hear” requires fixing at the source. You have to make sure that mic is getting what you want it to get, because you’re the one with the brain.

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Keeping Your Publishing – 21st Century Style

Having a web presence that you own and pay for is a 21st-century, internet-enabled version of keeping your publishing.

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