Recording Guitars For The Cardigans Super Extra Cavity

“A big part of the record was capturing as much of the room and ambience.
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Taking, for instance, a few U47s and placing them two meters (six feet) or so away from the source, whether it’s an acoustic guitar or even the speaker cabinets, allowed us to get a lot of ambience into the recording. I really enjoy that; it’s much more true. After all, putting an SM58 right on the grill doesn’t recreate what I hear when I play.”