How to record drums with just 2 microphones (and get great results).
Is it possible to get a great drum recording using just 2 microphones?
Engineer Bob Clearmountain (The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen) and drummer Matt Chamberlain (solo artist, session musician, David Bowie, Tori Amos, Soundgarden) demonstrate and discuss the best way to record drums with two microphones using the Apogee Duet.
Note: You can also apply the same principles to any interface that supports more than one audio input.
Related story – Microphone comparisons.