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TELEFUNKEN Teams with JamBase for 50th Anniversary Grateful Dead Video Series

"Songs of Their Own" Includes 50 Bands Covering Dead Originals

“Songs of Their Own” Includes 50 Bands Covering Dead Originals

Pictured at TELEFUNKEN’s Connecticut studio is the band Beau Sasser’s Escape Plan performing “New Speedway Boogie. Vocalist Mary Corso is seen with the company’s M80 dynamic mic and THP-29 headphones.

Leading microphone manufacturer TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has partnered with San Francisco’s JamBase to film and produce 50 videos of modern day artists interpreting original Grateful Dead songs.  

Microphones were provided by TELEFUNKEN and videos were filmed backstage, at concerts, at JamBase studios in the Bay Area, and at TELEFUNKEN’s research lab and studio in Connecticut.  The series coincides with the current Fare Thee Well tour, which features original members of the Dead and will conclude at the July 5th concert in Chicago.

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TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik strives for absolute perfection. By offering historic recreations of classic microphones alongside their own proprietary designs based around the distinctive tube mic sound, TELEFUNKEN has established a product line that expertly combines vintage style and sound with the reliability of a modern-day microphone design. TELEFUNKEN’s commitment to both the sonic excellence and quality of all of their products is rivaled only by their dedication to provide the best possible service to their customers.
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