Join us for NAMM’s Believe in Music week! 

 

Come by our virtual booth for live streaming events, giveaways, and more! 

Download our full schedule of events.

 

Ribbons-101 with Royer’s John Jennings

When: Monday January 1/18/21 at 12:00pm PST

Where: Register at the Royer virtual Booth or under the Full Schedule tab

Youtube: https://youtu.be/-OY64Qv3h3Y

Why do ribbon microphones “hear like your ears?” What makes ribbons sound “warm and natural?” Why is it that certain instruments record so well on ribbon mics? Ribbons-101, a class given hundreds of times around the world in recording schools and studios, uses illustrations and sound samples to teach WHY ribbon mics do what they do. Learn what goes into modern ribbon mics and the many different ways they can be used to make exceptional recordings.

 

 

Electric Guitars & Ribbon Mics, with Tim Pierce & Rick Beato

When: Wednesday January 1/20/21 at 11:00am PST

Where: Register at the Royer virtual Booth or under the Full

YouTube: https://youtu.be/VxiRXPkR04Q

Legendary LA Session Guitarist Tim Pierce and Producer/Engineer/Youtuber Rick Beato demonstrate how they use ribbon microphones to record electric guitars. Rick & Tim have deep recording backgrounds and many hit recordings to their credits, and they’re friends who are always fun to hang with when they get together! Topics covered will be the guitars, amps and recording gear they use, and their choice of ribbon mics and how they position their ribbons on guitar cabs. Come join us for a good time and watch two industry pros open up about how they use ribbon microphones to get the best sounding electric guitar recordings possible.

 

 

Thursday, January 1/21

 

10:00 am Ask an Engineer

Where: Royer virtual Booth

YouTube: https://youtu.be/2DjwNzHuNOo

Got questions about ribbon microphones? President of Royer Labs Rick Perrotta is here to help. He will go over some of the most frequently asked questions and answer your questions LIVE.

 

 

11:00 am Royer Merch Giveaway

Where: Royer virtual Booth

Come by for a chance to win some Royer Merch!

 

12:00 pm Listening Party with Royer’s John Jennings

Where: Royer virtual Booth

Youtube: https://youtu.be/0LIUHIdgiAU

Join us for Believe in Music week. Royer’s John Jennings will play a variety of tracks recorded on ribbon mics and go over the mic setup and equipment. It’s a great way to get to know the Royer ribbon sound and what the mics can do.


 

 

1:00 pm Ask an Engineer

Where: Royer virtual Brand Page

YouTube: https://youtu.be/qqySpjltM08

Got questions about ribbon microphones? President of Royer Labs Rick Perrotta is here to help. He will go over some of the most frequently asked questions and answer your questions LIVE.

 

 

2:00 pm Happy Hour with John Jennings and Producer/Engineer Ross Hogarth.

Where: Royer virtual Booth

YouTube Live Stream: https://youtu.be/tE42ScjSIyI

It’s Happy hour somewhere! Grab your favorite cold one and join Royer’s John Jennings and multi-Grammy winning producer/engineer Ross Hogarth. We’ll be talking about his recordings, hopefully getting some stories about sessions he’s done, and talking about how he’s used ribbon mics on everyone from Keb Mo and Ziggy Marley to Van Halen and Coal Chamber. A good time is assured!

 

 

3:00 pm R-121 Giveaway drawing!

Where: Royer virtual Booth

Enter the giveaway all week and come by our virtual booth for our live drawing.

 

Friday January 1/22

 

10:00 am Interface Gain Solutions

Where: Royer virtual Booth

YouTube Live Stream: https://youtu.be/xPKyaBrENlI

Royer President Rick Perrotta goes over interface gain solutions including an in-depth explanation of the Royer dBooster.

 

 

11:00 am dBooster Giveaway Drawing

Where: Royer virtual Booth

Enter the giveaway all week and come by our virtual booth for our live drawing.

 

12:00 pm Listening Party with Royer’s John Jennings and Recording Engineer Russ Long.

Where: Royer virtual Booth

YouTube Live Stream: https://youtu.be/81akLP6Gubk

Join us for a listening party with recording engineer Russ Long. We’ll listen to a few different recordings made on ribbons, then dig into how Russ used a ribbon mic to record the lead female vocal on one particularly famous song from the early 2000s. You’ll definitely know the tune and you may be surprised at how Russ captured the great vocal recording!

 

 

1:00 pm Ask an Engineer

Where: Royer virtual Booth

YouTube Live Stream: https://youtu.be/qqySpjltM08

Got questions about ribbon microphones? President of Royer Labs Rick Perrotta is here to help. He will go over some of the most frequently asked questions and answer your questions LIVE.

 

 

2:00 pm Happy Hour with John Jennings and Producer/Engineer Richard Chycki.

Where: Royer virtual Booth

YouTube Live Stream: https://youtu.be/rFA2-rcIO8s

At 2 o’clock on Friday, it’s time for another Happy hour. Royer’s John Jennings will be sharing a drink with Producer/Engineer Richard Chycki. Richard was one of the earliest engineers to use an R-121 on heavy rock guitars while he was recording Aerosmith’s Just Push Play, and he has recorded a number of other great records. Hanging with him is always a fun time, so stop by here for some good stories and to ask any questions you have for Richard in our chat. We’ll give away a Royer pint glass too. You can enter that giveaway on our virtual page.