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Introducing The 017 Series: Brass Black

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Introducing The 017 Series: Brass Black

Introducing The 017 Series: Brass Black

LIMITED EDITION SWORDS INTO PLOWSHARES… BLUE STEEL INTO BRASS BLACK The hometown of Soyuz, Tula, has a tradition of metallurgy dating back centuries. Local iron ore attracted craftsmen, who soon gained a reputation for the finest samovars in the Russian Empire. Where there are blacksmiths, there are guns. Soon Tula became a center of, not only

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Soyuz Soundcheck: Tennis

Soyuz Soundcheck: Tennis

Tennis is one of the hardest working, most consistent bands around.  Currently five albums and two EPs into their recording career together, Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley have proven to be evolving artists and champions of DIY in all formats. Following their 2020 self-recorded and produced album SWIMMER the group has seen the addition of

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Launchers in The Wild | Drums

Launchers in The Wild | Drums

What happens when you record with a Soyuz Launcher on every channel? Amazing sounds of course! Recently, our friends Cem Misirlioglu (Sessa) and Mikey Coltun (Mdou Moctar) ventured out to a remote location in upstate New York along with 5 Launchers to find what magic they could work on drums. Watch as the Launchers are

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Show us Your Soyuz! Win a Launcher!

Show us Your Soyuz! Win a Launcher!

Today marks the beginning of our new “Launcher of The Month” contest: an ongoing – indefinitely until further notice – monthly showcase & giveaway We love seeing what all of you in our Soyuz family are working on ; how you use your Soyuz gear to create and do what do you do best! Consider

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A Guide To The Launcher

A Guide To The Launcher

The Launcher has landed and is destined to be your dynamic mics’ new best friend. Chances are you’ve seen this little ivory box floating around your Instagram and Facebook pages. Or maybe you’ve wondered how your friends and peers are squeezing so much sound from a simple setup? Maybe you’re the adventurous type and want

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WATCH | The Bomblet : The Almighty Workhorse | Creative Sound Lab Review

WATCH | The Bomblet : The Almighty Workhorse | Creative Sound Lab Review

From the very first prototype, we knew there was something truly special about The Bomblet. This FET large diaphragm condenser quickly proved to be an ultimate studio workhorse microphone for all varieties of instruments and vocals. Sounds just seem to fall into place effortlessly with a “finished” feeling that lends itself perfectly to the fast-paced

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Take Your Sound With You

Take Your Sound With You

“Take Your Sound With You” follows four Los Angeles-based musicians/engineers doing what they do best– creating and capturing music on their own terms. Featuring Julian Cisneros, Hannah Moroz, Raquel Rodriguez, and Zach Fisher, the four talented artists talk about the role music plays in their lives while showing four different settings that the Soyuz Launcher

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What Makes the 013 FET So Special?

What Makes the 013 FET So Special?

Since the invention of the condenser mic, small diaphragm condensers (also known as SDCs and pencil mics) have been the go-to microphone for recording drum overheads, acoustic guitar, and even full orchestras. SDCs have two characteristics that set them apart from every other mic out there– their unmatched transient response and accurate top end. Small

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Make Your Kick Drum Sound Kick-Ass

Make Your Kick Drum Sound Kick-Ass

Kick drum is one of the most difficult instruments to record. It has the lowest of the lows, a thick midrange, and often, a bitey top end. How many times have you put up a microphone to find that your recording sounds nothing at all like the sound you’re hearing in the room? Not only

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Backstreet Boys Re-imagined: Engineer Chris Bethea Chats About Recording a New Version of the Iconic Single with Soyuz mics 20 Years Later

Backstreet Boys Re-imagined: Engineer Chris Bethea Chats About Recording a New Version of the Iconic Single with Soyuz mics 20 Years Later

It’s been 20 years since the chart-smashing Backstreet Boys mega-hit “I Want It That Way” made its world debut. To honor the anniversary, the group returned to the studio to re-create their single in a new light. We spoke with Chris Bethea, who tracked and mixed the song’s new incarnation. Chris talks about his approach

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