[Harp-L] Carey pulls a nice little trick

Michael Easton diachrome@xxxxx
Thu Nov 29 17:12:37 EST 2018

I just saw the video at the point where he does it.  Yeah, it’s just his voice. No big deal.  Anyone can do that into a mic. 
I thought he was doing the throat mic thing which is cooler and more difficult to pull off. 


> On Nov 28, 2018, at 5:11 PM, Michael Rubin <michaelrubinharmonica at xxxxx> wrote:
> Mike,
> I don’t think that is the sound of a bullet mic to the throat. I do the bullet and throat trick with low harps. 
> On Wed, Nov 28, 2018 at 3:57 PM Michael Easton <diachrome at xxxxx <mailto:diachrome at xxxxx>> wrote:
> Steve Guyger occasionally does it. 
> I don’t think everyone can master it unless you have mastered your tone from within.  It may come across sounding weak with poor projection IMHO. 
> You put a bullet mic to the side of your throat under the chin and make a guttural sound. Placement is important as you can impede your throat from making the “ou, ou,” sound. 
> Steve is so good at it he can play bass lines using the mic against the side of his throat.
> Take Care
> Mike
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