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Electro-Voice RE20 - Variable Dynamic Cardioid

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Industry Standard Variable-D dynamic cardioid microphone l Favorite among broadcasters and sound engineers worldwide l Variable-D design and heavy-duty, internal P-pop filter reduces proximity effect l Internal element shock-mount reduces vibration-induced noise l Bass roll-off switch.

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Closest StoreLondon South, Ontario
I use it in the studio, sounds great on bass amp, even acoustic guitar.
Posted by Noah on Apr 23, 2018
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Closest StoreDartmouth, Nova Scotia
Commonly seen in radio studios for decades. it's a RE20 should be enough information. People want the RE20 sound and a very forgiving mic for bad mic technique.
Posted by anonymous on Jul 13, 2017
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Testing 1, 2, 3.3 of 3 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreCalgary East, Alberta
Are you sitting comfortably? Then lets begin. The first thing you must understand when using the RE20 is that it requires a lot of power to get this mic cookin'. If your interface doesn't have enough power then you will have to implement a pre in your chain, I use a Golden Age pre73 along with a Focusrite Scarlett to get the metre's jumpin'. By design, the RE20 isn't loaded with features, but allow me to finish, what it does, it does very well. I call mine Ole Smoothy because it captures a smooth, rich and clean product on my vocals and also has the ability to deliver outstanding response from my kick drum and acoustic guitars. It's articulate but not bright. The beauty of this mic is that it captures 'your' voice, how you choose to tweak the knobs in production is up to you but this will give you a incredibly stable starting point.
Posted by Whyty McGee on Oct 2, 2016
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An excellent in studio mic with out the need for a pop screen!2 of 3 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreOttawa, Ontario
I use this mic when I want to scream really loud. LOL. Nice bottom end, mid range and a bit of eq for the top-end. For bass.... fanawesome! I mean awesome! You could use it for a second mic for a kick drum. Adds a nice texture. And of course with it's flat response, a nice complimentary tone with a condenser mic for vocals. There is a reason broadcasters, radio dj's, tv show celebs, use this mic.
Posted by Mountain Dread on Feb 6, 2013
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