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The Microphone Proximity Effect: A Great Tool For More Bass

We've all heard the term microphone proximity effect. On the surface it's simple: the closer the source gets to the mic, the more bass ends up in the signal. But that's not enough to learn how to control it and use it to your advantage. And if you don't know about it, it's a great way to ruin great takes and be forced into very destructive EQ situations...