Great sound plus Focus Control in a budget-priced condenser
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A must-have live/recording sound processor
Raise the bar and lower the price—now try to sing in that position—MXL can!
This article previously appeared on Harmony Central—your information source for making better music.
By Craig Vecchione
The Running Man with an Apple
The DL series of compact mixers is Mackie's latest foray into digital mixing for live sound, following if not necessarily replacing the discontinued TT-24. This is a completely new and very compact design that uses an Apple iPad (not included) as the mixing interface.
High-end condenser sound without the sticker shock
Upgrading a legendary tube mic preamp