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Old 03-18-2013, 10:35 PM
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Default Beta 52A problem

Hello. I have a Beta 52A and I was trying it out for the first time with my Zoom H4N. I have a Pearl Vision 22in bass drum with stock heads, and tried it out. It didn't sound that good in my opinion (sounds.. fuzzy..), so I tried cutting a porthole and adding a pillow against the batter. To my surprise, it sounded worse (or maybe because it was a mono recording?). Is this a drum head problem? Is there no problem at all? Here are some sound samples:

https://soundcloud.com/jazzmustard/withholepillow

https://soundcloud.com/jazzmustard/withoutholepillow

Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

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