I have taped a Crown PZM to a drummer's chest a few times to get their perspective on the kit. Good times.
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On Feb 6, 2013, at 11:03 PM, Paul Stamler <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> On 2/6/2013 4:34 PM, Lou Judson wrote:
>> Gee, who would do that? A drummer?
>> I always mic the audience side, just for versimilitude... ;-)
> So do I, but sometimes people do it from the drummer's side. When The Band's brown album was recorded, photos seem to show a mic on the drummer's side of the kickdrum.
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>> On Feb 6, 2013, at 1:05 PM, Paul Stamler <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> On 2/6/2013 1:13 PM, Lou Judson wrote:
>>>> Imagine a drum, such as a kick drum. When they hit it the air moves toward you... Bestvway to determine absolute polarity...
>>> Unless someone miked the kickdrum from the drummer's side.