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Vintage King Hosts TELEFUNKEN Session Party During AES

Zane Carney & Friends Perform & Record at Nearby Vintage King Los Angeles

Vintage King Audio, the leader in professional audio sales, studio consulting, and comprehensive gear servicing has teamed up with TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik to make this a very special AES in honor of its return to Los Angeles. Dubbed the “Telefunken Microphone Summit,” Vintage King and Telefunken will be recording a live tracking session showcasing some of the best gear from the microphone titan.

On Friday evening, October 10, renowned singer/songwriter and guitarist Zane Carney and Friends will perform and record from 6 – 10pm at Vintage King Los Angeles, located at 1176 Sunset Blvd, nearby the LA Convention Center.

Zane Carney is a world-class guitarist, singer, and songwriter, most known for his work with John Mayer, the band Carney, and Broadway’s “Spider Man -Turn Off The Dark.” Bono of U2 has referred to Zane as “The best guitarist in NY and LA”. More recently, John Mayer handpicked Zane to play guitar on his current world tour and latest album.
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The entire line of classic TELEFUNKEN microphones will be present for this historic session, including the new M60 small diaphragm condenser mic, the company’s first FET model. There will be a number of Telefunken mics on hand with the DD5 Dynamic Drum Pack being used for drums and the ELA M 260 for guitars. Telefunken will also be bringing along old favorites like the ELA M 251E, C12 and U47, in addition to newer mics like the AR-51, AK-47 MKII and CU-29.

In new gear announcements, Telefunken will be debuting their M60 small diaphragm FET mic at the recording session. While this new mic has been used in private by Steely Dan and on TV projects like The Following, the Vintage King and Telefunken party will be its exclusive debut to the public during AES 2014.

Telefunken Microphone Summit
Date: Friday, October 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Location: 1176 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Vintage King Audio is a leader in professional audio sales, studio consulting, and comprehensive gear servicing. No matter the scope of a client’s needs or goals – from selecting a new microphone to designing a studio from the ground up – Vintage King distinguishes itself with standard-setting customer service, which begins with the company’s knowledgeable, industry-experienced staff. For more information, visit:

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 each and every one of their customers.
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