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Vocal mics
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Hello All,First post...I am looking for  a great vocal mic, I am currently using Shure sm 58 and would like to step up....any suggestions? Thanks ,BillContinue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by sonia kelley Feb 1, 2012.

 

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Bill Foulds commented on Dan Gabel, Editor & Group Publisher's group Fingerstyle players
"I have several of Mark's dvd's and I love them...It feels like he is sitting there just showing you how to do it...Very patient, very good instruction and I highly recommend his products. That being said there are many good instructional…"
Feb 22, 2013
Bill Foulds commented on Dan Gabel, Editor & Group Publisher's group Fingerstyle players
"Hey Nic, Just listened to Wonderous Cross....Loved it, very nice arrangement, I really like how you build it up!   Bill  "
Apr 29, 2012
Bill Foulds commented on Nic Lubbers's blog post Guitar at Work - Week 4 - Finger Independence
"Hey Nic, Thanks for sharing these simple but useful exercises, sometimes it’s the little simple stuff that one can work on away from the guitar that helps put you into the next level. I watched all three and plan to start immediately. Now do…"
Mar 26, 2012
sonia kelley replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"glad I could help...  definitely not the mic ..  I had my first sm 58 20 yrs and dropped it on stage once too many times ... I cried ...lol ...   bought another one the next week..  they are tough reliable and sound good…"
Feb 1, 2012
Bill Foulds replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"Thank you so much, The brewskis do help don't they...lol...My acoustasonic is a combo amp with one channel for mic and it has some effects and really sounds pretty good but I am always looking to improve my sound....I thought maybe a new mic…"
Feb 1, 2012
Bill Foulds replied to Jud Hair's discussion If you could only own ONE acoustic for the rest of your life ...
"Hey Jud, Interesting discussion here....I too own the one guitar I would want for the rest of my life but for very different reasons....Its a custom Taylor 610, plays and sounds like a great Taylor and is getting better and better with age. the…"
Feb 1, 2012
sonia kelley replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"lol  I sound better the more brewskis you drink .........if it was me I would go to a music store and talk to a sound guy there who can set up a system similar to yours as far as mic and mixer  or lug your stuff over and test different…"
Feb 1, 2012
Bill Foulds replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"Thanks for the advice, I will look at some better speakers first.... with me it's kinda like fishing....if you don't catch any fish maybe you need some new riggin'  lol... I have played with the eq's some but I have shied…"
Feb 1, 2012
sonia kelley replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"speakers can make ALL the difference in the world when it comes to mics...lol... try warming it up by rolling highs down and maybe even mids.bump the bass up a tad..  reverb will warm it up if the mackie has it ... just a touch not too much…"
Feb 1, 2012
Bill Foulds replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"Thank you Sonia for you reply! Yes it is a great mic but (I don't know how to exactly say this) it sounds harsh and metallic to me and I am looking for a warmer sound.....The Lord knows my voice needs all the help it can get....I don't use…"
Feb 1, 2012
sonia kelley replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"what do you dislike about it? "
Jan 31, 2012
sonia kelley replied to Bill Foulds's discussion Vocal mics
"I have used that mic for 30 years and it is still an industry standard..... there are some wireless and effected mic systems out there but you got a great mic already ...  there are also some that look like the old silver opry style mics that…"
Jan 31, 2012
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Vocal mics

Hello All,First post...I am looking for  a great vocal mic, I am currently using Shure sm 58 and would like to step up....any suggestions? Thanks ,BillSee More
Jan 31, 2012
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"Hey Mick, Thanks for the invite, I look forward to your music. " The Soul of a Man" sure made me think about my father as well as my two sons! Thanks for sharing and God bless your efforts! Bill"
Feb 1, 2010

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Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Amateur or recreational musician, Guitar student
How many years have you been playing guitar?
5-7 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Travel guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
two Taylor 610 CE, 1 Taylor GS7, I Sigma DR-7, 1 Sigma DM 12.
1 Taylor Baby, 1 Fender Am Deluxe Strat, 1 Takamini travel
What type of music do you like to play?
Christian, Oldies rock, country, folk and pop
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At 11:03am on January 20, 2010, Brian Littlejohns said…
Hi Bill: Nice to hear from you as well. If you are ever over to the Island do not hesitate to give me a ring at 778-426-0247 for a chat.
 
 
 

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