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05 August, 2015
That Foo Fighters ‘Learn to Fly’ viral by 1,000 Italian fans: how it happened - PSNEurope
Penolazzi positioned 48 of his stock of AKG 414 ULS microphones overhead throughout the ‘stage area’ in wide cardioid configuration. (Mic stands were mounted atop wind-up stands to reach the required height.) The band was thus covered in sections, obtaining a more selective compact mix. The consoles used were a Yamaha PM5D + DSP5D (PM5D brain without control surface) and an 01V96.