Posts Categorized: neumann

February 28

factorysound-tv-rigThe trucks are unloaded, and the tour is over. We saw a stack of new gear in the flesh, and got to have a good chinwag with not only the local importers, but in some cases the international representative of the product. Part of the charm of CX Roadshow is that it’s not too big and overwhelming, plus we took a stack of video… Read More »

March 18

From now until the end of March, we’ll be highlighting our favourite microphones as part of March Mic Madness. First up, the old faithfuls – referred to as the Industry Standard. Who’s in the club, how did they get there, and who is next in line to join the club? Back when we first opened Factory Sound, there was a handful of microphones that stood head and shoulders above the rest and were relied upon as the ‘go-to’ microphones. For live situations… Read More »

September 27

With the 2012 AFL Grand Final just around the corner, and our ‘local team’ Swans, formerly of South Melbourne, right in the mix, we thought it would be the perfect time to have a quick re-cap on the season that was for our $2012 Factory Sound Footy Tipping competition. With weekly prizes to… Read More »

June 9

New from Neumann, the KH120A powered studio monitors are now ready @ Factory Sound for a listen. You read correctly – this is not a new studio mic, nor is it a new stage microphone, or even a wireless capsule to suit Sennheiser wireless systems. It is a powered studio monitor, and an already well-decorated one at that. The vital statistics are via Neumann website, but really the only way to get a feel… Read More »

December 29

u87 loves vt737 smU87 and VT737. Are they the Posh and Becks of studio land? It seems so, because just about everytime a U87 leaves Factory Sound, there’s a lovely Avalon pre under the proud new owner’s other arm. Does everyone do it because everybody’s doing it? We ask Leigh for the lowdown… Read More »