“Musicians have poured their time and money into perfecting their sound, regardless of the instrument or style of music. So, it makes sense to record in the purest way possible to capture it. A small-diaphragm condenser mic can achieve this task in most cases, across a variety of applications, and Warm Audio’s WA-84 is their version of a classic mic … Read More
Warm Audio has rolled out a 251-style mic that sounds great and is well within reach, pricewise, to the discerning user. Build wise, this new WA-251 from Warm Audio is really robust. The all brass capsule design is based off of a CK12, with a 24k 6 micron gold sputtered diaphragm. Cinemag is the transformer of choice and the capacitors … Read More
Warm Audio announces breaking ground on a world headquarters in Cedar Park, Texas (25 minutes from Austin). The new office/warehouse expansion enables Warm Audio to accommodate growth across all departments including warehousing, quality control, customer support, technical support, repairs, research and development, engineering, marketing, studio recording, and testing. Warm Audio, the leading affordable pro audio product manufacturer will move to … Read More
Thanks to AMS for this in-depth article that features video demonstrations for several Warm Audio products. “To clarify, the real magic of Warm Audio is in the modern reproductions of legendary studio classics. They bring back relics from the past without compromising quality and design parameters. Additionally, their products faithfully reproduce the circuitry, components and overall legacy of these vintage … Read More
THAT’S A WRAP! Singer-Songwriter Recording and Mixing Workshop – Netherlands and Belgium Tour! Great attendance at 11 locations throughout the Netherlands and Belgium! Special thanks to Renier Vreugde of Sound Supplies, Tiffany Aris, Steinberg, Keymusic, Bax Music, Musicube, Jacky Claes and everyone that attended the workshops!
James Ivey of Pro Tools/Production Expert and Engineer Producer Mike Exeter discuss how to incorporate stereo room microphones into your guitar recordings to create an ambient stereo effect. In this third video in the series, Mike shows how to create an interesting non-conventional guitar tone for a droning melodic line in the verse section of the track. View the video … Read More
Warm Audio is once again at Gearfest at Sweetwater’s headquarters in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The kicked off today, June 21, and will conclude on Saturday, June 22. Warm Audio featured producers, Sylvia Massy and Dave Pensado, will be guest speakers at the event. Warm Audio is located in the audio booth and has special event pricing on all Warm Audio … Read More
When the vintage gear fans at Warm Audio decided to build a recreation of a classic discontinued small diaphragm condenser to add to their line of large diaphragm FET and tube condenser microphones, the KM-84 was the obvious choice to try to emulate. The result of their efforts is the WA-84 under review here. What You Need To Know The … Read More
Barry Rudolph – an engineer/mixer who has worked on 30+ gold and platinum records recently reviewed the WA-84 for Music Connection. “I tried the WA-84 on a drum kit both as a close snare drum mic and as a mono overhead. Two of the original 84 mics were awesome as drum overheads in the 1970s. For close in on a … Read More
Pro Tools Expert brings you a Production Expert free tutorial from Woodworm Studios in Oxfordshire, England. The tutorial features Engineer, Producer, and guitar sound expert Mike Exeter on how to record guitar with a matched pair of microphones on a single speaker, featuring the WA-84s! Read more on the tutorial here.