Bradley Laird’s Grass Talk Radio - Bluegrass

GTR-118 - To Plug or Not To Plug

May 31, 2019 - Episode 118

To Plug or Not To Plug


In this episode I discuss the pros and cons of electric amplification in the bluegrass world. I compare simply using microphones versus "plugging in" by using transducers, magnetic pickups, or internal mics.


I get into outboard gizmos like preamps, direct boxes, guitar amps, wireless rigs and effects devices and their usage in the bluegrass realm.


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