In this video tutorial series, legendary Producer/Engineer Bob Clearmountain shows you how to record Electric Guitar. Using different microphone techniques, you'll learn how to effectively record guitar cabinets from a true master.
The first video show you how to use 1 microphone to record an electric guitar cabinet. Also, Bob discusses real world application when it comes to making microphone selection & placement.
The 2nd video illustrates various techniques using two microphones. As well as demonstrating how to use various types of microphones, Bob also talks about proximety effect & how placement of the mic's can change the character of the sound
The final video shows you a very interesting technique used in professional recording to achieve a very distinct sound. Utilizing 2 microphones, the basic principles of sound, & various surfaces, you can create a really aggressive electric guitar tone. Bob shows you how he used this technique on various records he's recorded.