Removing Snare Bleed from Cymbal Mics
Learn how to improve the overall sound of your live drum kit by minimizing the snare bleed that creeps into your cymbal microphones. Discover how this technique creates a tighter sound and gives you more control over each individual drum in the kit. Watch as Ken Lewis demonstrates this technique using both dynamic EQ and compression.
In addition, see how Ken uses a key trigger to control a compressor with an external source and he discusses techniques for recording live drums.
- Skill Level: Advanced
- Genre: Live Drums, Rock
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