About Ryan Canestro

Ryan Canestro is the cofounder and cohost of the popular podcast series "The Home Recording Show." He is an engineer and producer, and operates out of a Simi Valley studio called Ditch Road Records.

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Posts by rcanestro

Seventh Circle Audio DIY Preamp Review

Ryan Canestro test-drove a rack full of SCA preamps and compressors, and loved them all. Here is his full report.

Posted:Monday, July 23rd, 2012
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Magneto Labs VariOhm Review

Hands-on review of the VariOhm from Magneto Labs. Change your mic pre’s input impedance with a simple 6-way control, to dial in tonal changes you can’t get with EQ. Includes audio samples. From Ryan Canestro, with love.

Posted:Tuesday, October 4th, 2011
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Audio-Technica AT4051b Review

Ryan Canestro tests the Audio-Technica AT4051b against the Shure KSM32 on mandolin, guitar, and percussion. Hear both mics in action. Includes drum overhead samples too.

Posted:Saturday, January 29th, 2011
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Lewitt Audio Live Performance Microphone Review

Ryan Caestro, FOH for LA’s Good Hurt nightclub, puts the Lewitt stage mics through their paces in a comparison review with the SM57, SM58, Sennheiser e835 and e845. Included: Lewitt Audio MTP 240 DM, MTP 340 CM, MTP 440 DM, MTP540 DM.

Posted:Tuesday, December 7th, 2010
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