Re: recording with 2 mics
Dannar said... "My audio engineering teacher always says "mono sucks"..."
That is not true. Some of the best older recordings have drums in mono, panned a little to one side. Listen to Ray Charles records that were recorded 30-40 years ago. They BLOW AWAY the recordings going on in todays artificial world of the "products" of the recording industry. Remember... engineering is an art... and mono is a tool of an artist.
Maybe a mic in the bass drum and one overhead may sound nice. You could play with panning techniques to get a more intereting sound.