Archive for the ‘Mackie Pro FX8’ Category

Live at MCCC on 2.15.12

February 16, 2012

Live Set Up

November 6, 2011

For live playing I use my two DeVoe’s Negra and Blanca with a DPA 4099G mic into a Mackie ProFX8 and 2 QSC K8 Speakers and Shure in ear monitors .

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Flamenco Fusion at Hopewell Valley Vineyards on 11.4.11

November 6, 2011

I will be using QSC K8 for live playing

October 4, 2011

I have been trying pickups, mics, transducers and when its all said and done for live playing of the Flamenco guitar I have come up with the my 2 DeVoes, a DPA 4099G mic, Mackie ProFX8, and 2 QSC K8 speakers for live playing.  To my ears this is the best sound that faithfully captures what my hands and guitars are truly sounding like.

 

 

Added Compression to live rig

July 12, 2011

After a conversation with (Taz) Terrance Sellers I decided to try using the DBX 266xl Gate Compressor again.  My DPA 4099G mic goes to the Mackie Pro FX8, bass cut on channel one, eq on channel all set to 0+/-My Settings are Expander/Gate -40 Ratio 2:1 on Compressor Threshold +10, Ratio 3:1 Attack 12 o’clock. Release 12 o’clock, Output Gain +10.  Then back to the Mackie Pro FX8 and the DBX 131s is between the line out on Mackie and input of the QSC K

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