The No.1 Website for Pro Audio
Langevin Dual Vocal Combo..Any thoughts?
Old 30th August 2005
  #1
Lives for gear
 
azwun25's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Langevin Dual Vocal Combo..Any thoughts?

Hey guys,

I'm looking for a stereo channel strip that is gonna sound good for running my modules (Fantom XR, TR Rack, etc) thru to get them sounding big and fat. Also I'm taking a stereo channel out of my DAW to fatten up soft-synths. Any thoughts on the Dual Vocal Combo or any other item in a comparable price range? Thanks!
Old 30th August 2005
  #2
Lives for gear
 
HudHudson's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
I have used a DVC on keyboard inputs (in my case, a Kurzweil 2500X) for several years but haven't spent much time A/Bing this with other preamps at my disposal. I have used an API 3124+ as well - and it sounded great - but usually reserve those channels for drums. When I'm running out of input channels I sometimes use an FMR RNP for keys instead of the DVC - I think they have a similar sound. I'm about to start a new scoring project and am looking forward to trying my Neve Porticos on some patches to see how much fatter it might make them. But the DVC is a nice combo unit if you want the hi/lo shelving EQ and the opto limiters (which I don't ever recall using while tracking keys). If you don't eq or limit keys when tracking, consider the RNP as a more affordable alternative.
📝 Reply

Similar Threads

Thread / Thread Starter Replies / Views Last Post
replies: 5741 views: 1850780
Avatar for Drumsound
Drumsound 3 weeks ago
replies: 4 views: 7376
Avatar for walter tore
walter tore 10th June 2008
replies: 106 views: 21386
Avatar for DanRock101
DanRock101 18th January 2009
replies: 133 views: 20240
Avatar for Hardtoe
Hardtoe 26th April 2013
Post Reply

Welcome to the Gearspace Pro Audio Community!

Registration benefits include:
  • The ability to reply to and create new discussions
  • Access to members-only giveaways & competitions
  • Interact with VIP industry experts in our guest Q&As
  • Access to members-only sub forum discussions
  • Access to members-only Chat Room
  • Get INSTANT ACCESS to the world's best private pro audio Classifieds for only USD $20/year
  • Promote your eBay auctions and Reverb.com listings for free
  • Remove this message!
You need an account to post a reply. Create a username and password below and an account will be created and your post entered.


 
 
Slide to join now Processing…

Forum Jump
Forum Jump