TELEFUNKEN Mic & Empirical Labs Pre-Amp Bundle – Save 10%

Save 10% on a package bundle containing (1) Empirical Labs Mike-E recording channel, any (1) Alchemy Series microphone, and (1) SGMC-10 XLR cable at participating dealers thru July 31, 2023.

Designed, hand-built and tested to strict quality standards in Connecticut, the Alchemy Microphone Series is TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik’s TEC Award-winning next generation of large diaphragm condensers. The  Alchemy Microphone Series combines timeless sound quality with TELEFUNKEN reliability in an affordable package. Whether it’s the home studio or a commercial facility, the Alchemy Microphone Series is suited for any recording environment.  

Empirical Labs’ Mike-E is a high performance transformer-coupled mic preamp with a noise floor far below any microphone’s self-noise, combined with a one-of-a-kind compressor/saturator circuit that delivers classic knee compression as well as versatile tonal ‘coloring’ that can replicate many of the best characteristics of vintage analog recording equipment. 

Alchemy Series demonstrations using the Mike-E preamplifier:

Endelle | Demo 1 & 2

Endelle, formally known as Liz Proteau, is a singer and composer from Connecticut. Her newest single, Then There Was You, can be found on all streaming platforms, followed by her second album, currently titled Joy, which is scheduled to be released fall of 2023. 

Ian Matthew | Demo 3

Ian Matthew is a Hip-Hop artist originally from Torrington, Connecticut whose style and voice allow you to feel everything he is saying on a personal level, which keeps you listening again and again.  

Live From the Lab

TELEFUNKEN provides these multitrack audio files for the sole purpose of allowing individuals an opportunity to utilize them for home studio use and for educational purposes only.

No commercial use is permitted.  Any commercial use or reuse is strictly forbidden.

By downloading any track hereunder the user agrees to properly attribute all copyrights and to display the following on any non-commercial reuse of the video and multitrack audio files as follows:

All audio files have been engineered and recorded by TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik and are presented for educational and demonstrational purposes only.

Live From the Lab

The LIVE FROM THE LAB live music video series is recorded and filmed at TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik’s facility in South Windsor, CT. Each session is tracked live exclusively with TELEFUNKEN microphones and features unique performances from a variety of local, regional, national, and international artists and ensembles.

The multitrack audio files from these sessions are available for free download via clickable links below the individual performance videos. All audio files are presented in .WAV format and were recorded at 24bit / 48KHz sample rate. They are clearly labeled in the same format with the source listed first (LEAD VOX, ACOUSTIC, PIANO), followed by the microphone used (C12, AR-51, etc) and can be downloaded and imported into your Digital Audio Workstation of choice.

For more additional content please visit livefromthelab.net