Josephson e22S Microphone Cardioid Condenser
- $65 per day
- Pickup Available from Brooklyn
Side-Address Cardioid Condenser
Unique among studio condenser microphones, the e22S capsule geometry is optimized for spot miking performance. The physical profile allows unobtrusive placement, even with tight percussion layouts.
The circuit uses a cascode discrete FET front end, combined with a custom Lundahl output transformer. The electronics were designed to interface easily with either transformer or direct coupled mic preamps. The e22S has low self-noise, so it delivers low level detail, and handles high sound pressure levels for minimal distortion on extremely loud passages. The microphone housing is very rugged, with a precision machined, satin black chrome finish.
Designed to meet the needs of noted recording engineer Steve Albini.