TELEFUNKEN Press Releases

TELEFUNKEN Launches “Live From The Lab” Season 3

September 18, 2017

South Windsor, CT, September 2017 – TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has launched “Live From The Lab” Season 3 on their YouTube channel with performances by Allen Stone, The Shelters, Hurray For The…

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Aftermaster Enriches Studio with TELEFUNKEN Diamond Series ELA M 251E

August 30, 2017

Prized Microphone Acquisition Part of Recent Studio Renovation & Expansion Hollywood, CA, August 29, 2017—Aftermaster, Inc. (OTCQB: AFTM)—an award-winning, industry leading audio company—adds yet another piece of iconic equipment to its…

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Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers 40th Anniversary Tour Travels with TELEFUNKEN

August 1, 2017

South Windsor, CT, August 2017 – Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are celebrating their 40th Anniversary this year with an extensive tour schedule including shows across America, Canada and in…

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Percussionist with the Stars Picks TELEFUNKEN

June 14, 2017

Matched Pair of AK-47s Captures Roland Gajate-Garcia’s Versatility South Windsor, CT, May 2017 – “Dancing With The Stars”” percussionist Roland Gajate-Garcia and his bandmates typically learn and rehearse as many…

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Jody Whitesides & TELEFUNKEN “Thump, Thump, Thump”

May 14, 2017

Classic C-12 Sound for Vocals and Acoustic Guitar South Windsor, CT, May 2017 — Popular producer and recording artist Jody Whitesides has released his new single, “Thump, Thump, Thump” which…

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Transaudio Group to Represent TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik Diamond Series Microphones

April 14, 2017

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 2017: TransAudio Group, U.S. representative and distributor of peak-performance studio recording equipment, is excited to bring the legendary Telefunken sound to its clients through Telefunken…

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Clone Wars: Inside The Vintage-Style Mic Biz

April 14, 2017

Strother Bullins, Technology Editor at Pro Sound News, and Lynn Fuston, veteran recording engineer and author, take an in-depth look at today’s microphone design and manufacture. The report features key aspects of…

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FOH Daniel Ramirez Captures The Wood Brothers with TELEFUNKEN

March 14, 2017

Unique & Powerful Sounds for Vocals, Guitar and Drums South Windsor, CT, March 2017 –  Acclaimed folk ensemble The Wood Brothers are touring extensively with a choice selection of TELEFUNKEN microphones…

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Peter Wolf Calls on Telefunken USA to Restore Vintage Mic

February 19, 2017

Malibu, CA, February, 2007 – Austrian-born composer/producer Peter Wolf recently had his 1950s-era Telefunken 250 restored to perfect working order by Telefunken USA.  Wolf acquired the microphone nearly 30 years…

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Country Star Crystal Gayle Tours With TELEFUNKEN

February 14, 2017

Renowned Vocal Quality and Powerful Drum Sound South Windsor, CT, February 2017 — Country superstar Crystal Gayle has been working with production manager and FOH mixer Edaghogho Eferakeya Jr. for the…

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Angelique Kidjo Earns Grammys With TELEFUNKEN

February 1, 2017

Africa’s Premier Diva Picks Diamond Series ELA M 251 South Windsor, CT, February 2017 — Angelique Kidjo, dubbed “Africa’s premier diva” by Time Magazine, has earned three Grammys, two for…

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TELEFUNKEN Exhibits New Direct Box Line at Winter NAMM

January 19, 2017

Mono and Dual Models of Active FET and Passive Designs January 19, Winter NAMM 2017 — TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik is exhibiting four new direct boxes at Winter NAMM 2017, including mono…

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Justin Bieber Takes TELEFUNKEN On “Purpose World Tour”

December 1, 2016

TELEFUNKEN Mics on Vocals, Acoustic Instruments and Drums South Windsor, CT, November 2016 – TELEFUNKEN microphones are on Justin Bieber’s “Purpose World Tour” in support of his fourth studio album…

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FOH Engineer Jamie Wellwarth Rolls With TELEFUNKEN

December 1, 2016

A Mainstay with Austin’s Nomad Sound and at The Continental Club Austin, TX, December 2016 –  Jamie Wellwarth, production manager and lead engineer at Austin’s Nomad Sound, packs an arsenal…

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TELEFUNKEN Picks Sommer Cable for Diamond Series Tube Mics

November 1, 2016

Sommer Provides Versatile, Optimum Quality, Rugged Cables South Windsor, CT, November 2016 – TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik, headquartered in Connecticut, is shipping all of its Diamond Series large diaphragm condenser microphones with…

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Tony Escapa Travels the World with TELEFUNKEN

October 1, 2016

DC7 Mic Pack Featured on Ricky Martin’s “One World Tour” New York City, October 2016 — Tony Escapa, a Berklee grad and Grammy Award-winning drummer, relies on his DC7 drum…

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TELEFUNKEN Debuts New Direct Box Line at AES

September 29, 2016

Mono and Dual Models of Active FET and Passive Designs September 29, AES 2016 —  TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik is introducing four new direct boxes at AES, including mono and dual models…

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Lake Street Dive Soars With TELEFUNKEN

August 2, 2016

Distinctive Vocals and Drum Sound Boston, MA, August 2016 – Multi-genre rockers Lake Street Dive are connecting with audiences across America and Europe with their distinctive vocal stylings and dynamic…

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Don Gunn Rocks With TELEFUNKEN

August 1, 2016

Dynamic Mics and LDC Vintage Reissues Seattle, WA, August 2016 – Don Gunn is an enterprising recording/mixing engineer, producer, drummer, and programmer, based in Seattle. With credits that include Soundgarden,…

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“Bright Star” Calls on TELEFUNKEN for Original Cast Recording

July 1, 2016

Produced by Peter Asher and Engineered by Nathaniel Kunkel New York, NY, July 2016 –  Ghostlight Records has released the original cast recording of “Bright Star,” the top Broadway musical…

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13-Year-Old Juliana Wilson Soars With TELEFUNKEN

June 1, 2016

Performing at 2016 She Rocks Summer NAMM Showcase Nashville, TN, Summer NAMM 2016 – 13-year-old Juliana Wilson will be performing at this year’s Summer NAMM “She Rocks” showcase. Wilson has…

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Blake Mills Visits TELEFUNKEN Headquarters

May 1, 2016

Producer Stocks Up On a Variety of Mics for Stage & Studio Los Angeles, CA, May 2016 – Award-winning songwriter, guitarist, producer, and composer Blake Mills recently acquired a sizeable…

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Jeff Gitelman Recovers Stolen TELEFUNKEN C12 Microphone

April 1, 2016

Thief Called TELEFUNKEN To Purchase Power Supply Los Angeles, CA, April 2016 – Prolific producer/engineer and songwriter Jeff Gitelman was crestfallen when he discovered that his prized TELEFUNKEN C12 microphone…

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Death Cab for Cutie Picks TELEFUNKEN for Album and Tour

March 1, 2016

Drummer Jason McGerr Uses M60 DD5 Drum Set and AR-70 Stereo Tube Mic South Windsor, CT, March 2016 – Evocative indie rockers Death Cab For Cutie have embraced TELEFUNKEN microphones for…

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TELEFUNKEN Announces New Mic Cables at SXSW Gear Expo

February 2, 2016

Expansion of Stage Series XLR Cable Line South Windsor, CT , SXSW 2016 — TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has expanded its popular Stage Series line of microphone cables. Alongside the popular microphone line,…

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Top Producer Jim Kaufman Picks TELEFUNKEN

February 1, 2016

Producer’s LA Studio Houses Top Gear & Acoustic Instruments Los Angeles, CA, February 2016 — Uberproducer Jim Kaufman is cranking out the hits, thanks in part to a choice Vintage…

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TELEFUNKEN Introduces Two New Drum Mic Packs at NAMM

January 22, 2016

DC6 & DC7 Feature TEC Award-Winners January 22, Winter NAMM 2016 – TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik of South Windsor, CT, is introducing two new comprehensive drum microphone packs at Winter NAMM 2016. The…

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TELEFUNKEN Partners with Dysonics For 8-Capsule 360 Degree Mic for VR

November 1, 2015

Dysonics Creates Immersive Spatial Audio Tracking Headphone Experience South Windsor, CT, November 2015 – TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik is proud to partner with Dysonics for the revolutionary 8-capsule, 360-degree microphone array for…

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TELEFUNKEN Launches “Live From the Lab” Video Series

October 18, 2015

Kicks Off With Amy Helm, Grammy-Winning Daughter of Legendary Levon Helm South Windsor, CT, October 2015 – TELEFUNKEN recently hosted recording sessions with Amy Helm and the Handsome Strangers at the…

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Rubblebucket Picks TELEFUNKEN for Stage and New Album “Survival Sounds”

October 1, 2015

M81 Dynamic for Stage — AK-47 MkII and CU-29 “Copperhead” for Studio Rubblebucket is pictured at TELEFUNKEN headquarters in Connecticut, (L-R) Adam Dotson, Kalmia Traver, Alex Toth, Dave Cole, and…

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Producer Matty Amendola Chooses TELEFUNKEN for New Katie Lee Record

October 1, 2015

Pictured in Brooklyn’s 825 Records studio is Katie Lee and TELEFUNKEN’S AK-47 MkII large diaphragm condenser microphone. South Windsor, CT, July 2015 – Prolific producer, songwriter and studio owner Matty…

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Kenny Chesney’s FOH Chris Rabold Chooses TELEFUNKEN

August 15, 2015

Sean Paddock’s Drums Use M80 and M82 Dynamic and M60 FET Mics Pictured during Kenny Chesney’s “The Big Revival” tour is FOH engineer Chris Rabold with his TELEFUNKEN M80 and…

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Jason Derulo Tours Worldwide With TELEFUNKEN M81-WH Mic

August 1, 2015

Praise From Tour Engineers Adam Rebacz and Rick Wright, Jr. South Windsor, CT, August 2015 — Phenomenal singer, songwriter and dancer Jason Derulo has chosen TELEFUNKEN’s M81-WH wireless capsule for…

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TELEFUNKEN Champions Litchfield Jazz and Podunk Bluegrass Fests

August 1, 2015

Donations and Gear Foster Historic Annual Connecticut Music Festivals Seen at the Podunk Bluegrass Festival is the band competition winner Colebrook Road and the TELEFUNKEN van, loaded with a selection…

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

June 1, 2015

“Songs of Their Own” Includes 50 Bands Covering Dead Originals. South Windsor, CT, June 2015 – Leading microphone manufacturer TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has partnered with San Francisco’s JamBase to film and…

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Caravan of Thieves Picks TELEFUNKEN for new “KISS KISS” Album and Tour

April 1, 2015

ELA M251E, ELA M260 and U47 in the Studio — CU-29 and M80s for Stage Caravan of Thieves is pictured onstage surrounding a TELEFUNKEN CU-29 “Copperhead” large diaphragm condenser tube…

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Galactic Soars in the Studio and Onstage With TELEFUNKEN

February 1, 2015

M80, M81, M82 Dynamics Shine on Stage; Tube Condensers in Studio Pictured on tour is Galactic bassist, producer, and vocalist Robert Mercurio with a TELEFUNKEN M81 for vocals and the…

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TELEFUNKEN Sponsors Litchfield Jazz and Podunk Bluegrass Fests

October 1, 2014

Donations and Gear Foster Historic Annual Connecticut Music Festivals Pictured picking up an assortment of mics at TELEFUNKEN headquarters in Connecticut, (L-R) are Litchfield Jazz Fest audio engineers Brian Silver…

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Brian Marquis Picks TELEFUNKEN for Van’s Warped Tour

July 1, 2014

M80 Dynamic Mics for the Acoustic Basement Stage Pictured with a Telefunken M80 dynamic mic is performer and Van’s Warped Tour producer Brian Marquis.  Photo by Dani Fresh. Los Angeles,…

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TELEFUNKEN Introduces New Black Diamond Tubes at Summer NAMM

June 1, 2014

Manufactured in Europe with Cryogenic Treatment in the USA Pictured is the new TELEFUNKEN Black Diamond ECC83-TK tube, a modern version of the 12AX7, originally developed in 1947. Nashville, TN,…

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Noel White Picks TELEFUNKEN for Hudson Street Sound

May 1, 2014

Also Using New DD5 Mic Kit as Drum Tech on Tour Pictured at Hudson Street Sound in Annapolis holding TELEFUNKEN M-260 mics are (L-R) studio owners Noel White and Frank…

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The Naked and Famous Pick TELEFUNKEN M81 Mics for World Touring

April 1, 2014

Performing Coachella and Headlining America in May and June The Naked and Famous is pictured live with their TELEFUNKEN M81 dynamic mics; (L-R) are Thom Powers, vocals, guitars; Aaron Short,…

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Karmic Juggernaut Records With Solar Power and TELEFUNKEN

March 19, 2014

Sun Lab Studio Records”Transgressions” Entirely On Location South Windsor, CT, January, 2014 — The popular New Jersey-based band Karmic Juggernaut has recorded their entire 8-minute opus “Transgressions” on location using…

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TELEFUNKEN Partners with Platinum Sound Recording Studios

February 14, 2014

Pictured is the AES launch of the new TELEFUNKEN showroom partnership at Platinum Sound Studios in NYC. South Windsor, CT, February, 2014 — TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik, the South Windsor, CT based…

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TELEFUNKEN Receives 2014 TEC Award at WinterNAMM

January 31, 2014

M82 Wins Honor for Microphone Technology/Sound Reinforcement Pictured at the 2014 TEC Awards at WinterNAMM are (L-R) Director of Operations Alan Veniscofsky and Design Engineer Ryan Loftus.  Photo: Jesse Grant/Getty…

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Steely Dan Uses Variety of TELEFUNKEN Mics for “Mood Swings” Tour

December 19, 2013

Models include C12s, M81 & M82 Dynamics, and Prototype M60 FETs Pictured onstage at the Wang Theater in Boston, MA, during the recent Steely Dan tour are (L-R) TELEFUNKEN’s Director…

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Leslie West is “Still Climbing” with TELEFUNKEN

November 19, 2013

Mountain Co-Founder Creates Massive Guitar Tones with the M80 Pictured is engineer/co-producer Mike “Metal” Goldberg with TELEFUNKEN’s M80 dynamic microphone on Leslie West’s Blackstar amp. South Windsor, CT, November, 2013…

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Gov’t Mule Picks TELEFUNKEN for New Double LP “Shout!”

October 19, 2013

Warren Haynes Belts It Out with the M80; Copperhead for Drums Gov’t Mule are pictured in Los Angeles, (L-R) Jorgen Carlsson, bass; Matt Abts, drums; Warren Haynes, lead vocal, guitar;…

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Jane’s Addiction Picks TELEFUNKEN Mics for Touring

September 19, 2013

New M82 and M81-SH Dynamic Mics Boost Drum Power Pictured (L-R) on tour are drummer Stephen Perkins of Jane’s Addiction holding the TELEFUNKEN M82 dynamic microphone and FOH engineer Jamie…

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Jeff Pevar Records Debut “From the Core” With TELEFUNKEN AK-47 MkII Tube Mic

August 19, 2013

Jon Anderson of Yes, Special Guests and Oregon Cave Recordings Pictured in his Oregon studio is guitar virtuoso Jeff Pevar and his TELEFUNKEN AK-47 MkII microphone. Ashland, OR, August, 2013…

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Umphrey’s McGee Picks TELEFUNKEN For Touring

July 19, 2013

Variety of Dynamic Mics for Vocals and Drums Pictured (L-R) are Umphrey’s McGee FOH mixer Chris Mitchell, drummer and vocalist Kris Meyers, and monitor engineer Bob Ston. South Windsor, CT.,…

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Beach Boys Tour With New TELEFUNKEN M80 “Woody” Mics

May 19, 2013

First Edition Signed By Band for Surfrider Foundation Fundraiser Pictured is the TELEFUNKEN M80 “Woody” dynamic microphone signed by the Beach Boys to benefit the Surfrider Foundation. South Windsor, CT,…

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The National Picks TELEFUNKEN for “Trouble Will Find Me”

April 19, 2013

Matt Berninger Employs U-47 For His Visceral Vocals Pictured is Matt Berninger recording vocals for the new album “Trouble Will Find Me” with the TELEFUNKEN U-47 tube microphone. Photo by…

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Jimmy Fallon Gets Grammy Nod – Lawrence Manchester Picks TELEFUNKEN

February 19, 2013

“Blow Your Pants Off” Employs M80 Dynamic and AK-47MkII Microphones Pictured is Lawrence Manchester, music mixer for “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” with his TELEFUNKEN AK-47MkII large diaphragm tube condenser…

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TELEFUNKEN and Bob Weir’s TRI Studios Team Up for Supersession

December 19, 2012

Grateful Dead Co-Founder Heads Up All-Star Performance Pictured at TRI Studios in San Rafael, CA, are Ryan Loftus, Jeff Pehrson, Jeff Chimenti, Alan Venitosh, Bob Weir, Jason Scheuner, Robyn Sylvester,…

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Passion Pit’s “Gossamer” Showcases TELEFUNKEN Copperhead Tube Mic

December 19, 2012

Chris Zane Produces Hit Sophomore Release for Sony Pictured is Passion Pit producer Chris Zane with the TELEFUNKEN CU-29 large diaphragm condenser tube microphone. NYC, August, 2012 — Producer Chris…

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Women’s Audio Mission Turns to TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik and Manley Labs For Recording Session with the Iconic Kronos Quartet

May 19, 2012

Leading Microphone Companies Loan Award-Winning Mics To the San Francisco Based Non-Profit (San Francisco, CA – May 10, 2012) Women’s Audio Mission, a non-profit dedicated to the advancement of women in music…

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Counting Crows Pick TELEFUNKEN for Stage & Studio

March 19, 2012

M80-WH Wireless Mic Capsule for Adam Duritz and ELA M 260s for New Album Pictured is Counting Crows founder Adam Duritz with the M80-WH mic capsule from TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik. South…

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TELEFUNKEN Introduces ELA M 260 TRI-MONO System at AES in NYC

October 19, 2011

Modern Version of Classic “Decca Tree” with 3 Matched Tube Mics and Power Supply Pictured is TELEFUNKEN’s new ELA M 260 TRI-MONO System with three small diaphragm tube mics, interchangeable…

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Nathan Pacheco and Leo-Z Choose New TELEFUNKEN 251T

August 19, 2011

Rising Pop/Operatic Star Shines in New Disney Pearl Album Pictured is Nathan Pecheco with TELEFUNKEN’S new ELA M251T at EASTWEST Recording Studios in Hollywood.  Photo by David Goggin. Hollywood, CA,…

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Brett Allen Nabs First TELEFUNKEN U47/48 Studio Set for SnowGhost

July 19, 2011

Montana Studio and Music Company Now Has Assortment of Matched TFunk Pairs Pictured is SnowGhost studio’s Brett Allen with his collection of classic TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik microphones. Whitefish, MT, September, 2011…

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Snoop Dogg Orders Custom TELEFUNKEN Stage Mic

June 19, 2011

Special Wireless M80 Has Mighty Bling Pictured with his new custom TELEFUNKEN wireless M80-WH stage mic is rap icon Snoop Dogg. South Windsor, CT, June, 2011 – At the request…

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TELEFUNKEN Donates Mics for New “Shaking Through” Video Session Series

May 19, 2011

Non-Profit Weathervane Music Produces “Borrowed Heart” by Hezekiah Jones Pictured with the TELEFUNKEN U47 large diaphragm microphone is Raphael “Raph” Cutrufello, lead singer of the group Hezekiah Jones.  Photo by…

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Rodney Jerkins Picks TELEFUNKEN for “American Idol”

May 19, 2011

Gifted Producer Chooses Matched Pair of new AR-51 Tube Mics Pictured is American Idol artist Scotty McCreery. Los Angeles, CA, May, 2011 – Eight-time Grammy Award-winning producer Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins…

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Richard X Picks TELEFUNKEN U47 for Will Young’s New Album

April 19, 2011

London’s KMR Audio Provides Mic Through UK Distributor Unity Audio Pictured is UK producer/engineer Richard X with his new large diaphragm U47 microphone from US-based TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik. London, UK, April,…

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TELEFUNKEN Presents Multitrack Microphone Session Files

March 19, 2011

Audition a Variety of Mics in One’s Personal Studio Listening Space South Windsor, CT, March, 2011 – TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik, the TEC Award-winning microphone company which faithfully recreates the vintage sound…

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Big Head Todd Goes TELEFUNKEN for Stage and Studio

February 19, 2011

M80s for Red Rocks DVD & Vintage Tubes for New Album at Ardent Studios South Windsor, CT, February, 2011 – Big Head Todd and the Monsters were the first group…

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TELEFUNKEN Introduces New ELA M 260 Tube Mic Stereo Set at Winter NAMM

January 19, 2011

Shipping With Cardioid, Omni, and Hyper-Cardioid Capsules, Plus Dual Power Supply South Windsor, CT, December, 2011 — TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik of South Windsor, CT, is exhibiting for the first time at…

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Rusted Root Goes All TELEFUNKEN

November 19, 2010

Michael Glabicki Chooses 6 AR-51s, 4 M80s, 2 M-16 MkIIs & 2 ELA M 260s Pictured is Rusted Root’s Michael Glabicki with one of his 6 TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik AR-51 vintage…

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Alex Carlin Sets New Guinness World Record With TELEFUNKEN

May 19, 2010

32-Hour Show Earns “Longest Performance by a Solo Artist” Pictured with his TELEFUNKEN M 80 mic and Gibson J-45 guitar is Guinness World Record holder Alex Carlin performing in Radomsko,…

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“Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” Goes for Telefunken

May 19, 2010

Music Mixer Lawrence Manchester Picks the M 80 for Guest Artists NYC, May, 2010 – “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” music mixer Lawrence Manchester has picked the M 80 dynamic…

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Michael Buble Performs Secret Show at TELEFUNKEN Studios

May 19, 2010

Hartford’s WTIC 96.5 fm Broadcasts Live “Acoustic Café” Pictured in TELEFUNKEN’s Connecticut studios are Michael Buble and his band in a special performance for Hartford’s 96.5 WTIC “Acoustic Café.” Photo…

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Funkadelic Bootsy Collins & Snoop Dogg Go for T-Funk Mics

April 19, 2010

Fellow Funkateers Share Passion for the Music and the Technology Pictured with the TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik large diaphragm AK-47 tube microphone are Bootsy Collins (L) and Snoop Dogg. San Diego, CA,…

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Kenji Nakai Purchases Matched Pair of TELEFUNKEN AR-51s

March 19, 2010

Large Diaphragm Tube Mics For Kenji Sano Solo Project Los Angeles, CA, June, 2010 – Before starting on the long-awaited Kenji Sano solo project, recording engineer Kenji Nakai purchased a…

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TELEFUNKEN Drives Custom VW Van to AES Convention Floor

September 19, 2009

South Windsor, CT., September, 2009 — TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has completely restored and customized a pristine 1967 Volkswagen van for their drive from headquarters in Connecticut to the AES Convention in…

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Green Day Tours and Records with TELEFUNKEN Microphones

August 19, 2009

M80s Onstage and U-47 / ELA M 251 In the Studio Pictured (foreground) in concert with TELEFUNKEN M80s are Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong and bassist Mike Dirnt.  Photo by…

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Sammy Hagar and Chickenfoot Pick TELEFUNKEN

June 19, 2009

Supergroup Has New Album and Summer Tour San Rafael, CA, June, 2009 – Rock supergroup Chickenfoot released their self-titled debut album June 5 and is supporting the project with a…

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Cee-Lo “Gnarls Barkley” Green Chooses TELEFUNKEN USA

April 19, 2009

Graham Marsh Records the New Solo Album Pictured with the new TELEFUNKEN USA Ela M250 tube microphone is Cee-Lo Green and engineer Graham Marsh.  Photo by Samuel Thomas. Miami, Fl,…

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Phish Reunites — With TELEFUNKEN USA M 80 Stage Mics

March 19, 2009

Jam Band Fans See First Shows in 4 1/2 Years Phish is pictured at Virginia’s Hampton Coliseum.  Photo by Yuki Fishman. Hampton, Virginia, March, 2009 — For the first time…

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Ryan Tedder Chooses TELEFUNKEN USA at Ante Up Audio

February 19, 2009

Lead Singer of One Republic Records With New Ela M 251 Cleveland, OH — Ryan Tedder, best known as the lead singer of internationally acclaimed One Republic, booked sessions at…

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Duran Duran Chooses Telefunken USA

January 19, 2009

Classic Ela M251 Recreation for Vocals Pictured at London’s Sphere Studios is Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon with the Telefunken | USA Ela M251. In the rear is Telefunken |…

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Troy Germano Purchases Telefunken USA ELA M12

December 19, 2008

Former Owner of Hit Factory Equips New Germano Studios NYC, December, 2008 – Troy Germano, owner of the recently launched Germano Studios, has purchased the Telefunken | USA Ela M12…

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Dave Grohl & Lemmy Kilmister Vocalize with Telefunken | USA

December 19, 2008

Billy Gibbons Plays Guitar on New Version of “Run Rudolph Run” Pictured are Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl and Motorhead’s Lemmy Kilmister with Telefunken | USA’s classic large diaphragm Ela M251…

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Brian Wilson Chooses Telefunken | USA Mics for New Album

August 19, 2008

“That Lucky Old Sun” Set for September Release Pictured at 20th Century Fox studios with the new Telefunken | USA Ela M 251 microphone are Brian Wilson and stage and…

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Bil VornDick Purchases Pair of Telefunken | USA Ela M260 Mics

July 19, 2008

Renowned Engineer/Producer Records Nashville Luminaries Nashville, TN, May, 2008 – After extensive testing, popular Nashville engineer/producer Bil VornDick has purchased a pair of Telefunken | USA’s small capsule Ela M260…

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Jamie Cullum and Producer Greg Wells Record With Telefunken USA

May 19, 2008

Pictured at Rocket Carousel Studios are (L-R) producer Greg Wells and recording artist Jamie Cullum. Photo by David Goggin. Los Angeles, CA – The new album by British artist Jamie…

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Journey Records Double Album With Telefunken USA U47M Mics

March 19, 2008

Engineer John Neff and Journey Purchase Two Vintage Mic Recreations Pictured (L-R) at The Plant in Sausalito are Neal Schon, Arnel Pineda, Jonathan Cain, and Deen Castronovo.  Photo by John…

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Jack Johnson Gets Two New Telefunken USA Mics

January 19, 2008

Engineer Robert Carranza Records New Album in LA and Hawaii Pictured in LA (L-R) are engineer/mixer Robert Carranza and Jack Johnson, with the new U47 large diaphragm tube mic from…

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Linda Perry Picks Telefunken USA Stereo Mic

October 19, 2007

Pictured at Kung Fu Gardens is producer Linda Perry and studio manager Seth von Paulus.  Photo by David Goggin. Los Angeles, CA, October, 2007 – Acclaimed producer and singer/songwriter Linda Perry…

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Goo Goo Doll John Rzeznik Taps Telefunken USA

August 19, 2007

Pictured in Studio D at Ocean Way Recording in Los Angeles is John Rzeznik of the Goo Goo Dolls.  Photo by David Goggin. South Windsor, CT, August, 2007 – Goo…

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Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs Pick Pair of Telefunken USA Mics

March 19, 2007

Pictured in the Lolina Green studio are Susanna Hoffs of The Bangles and Matthew Sweet with a new Telefunken | USA Ela M 251F condenser tube microphone.  Photo by David…

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Steven Miller Picks Telefunken USA for Dave Matthews Band

February 19, 2007

Pictured at Dave Matthews’ Haunted Hollow Studios is engineer Steven Miller with the Telefunken USA R-F-T M16 MkII large diaphragm tube microphone. Charlottesville, VA, February 2007 – Engineer and producer…

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Telefunken USA Completes Restoration of Zappa Microphone Collection

February 19, 2007

Los Angeles, CA, July, 2007 – The restoration of Frank Zappa’s vintage mic collection, begun in 2005, is now complete.  The project began with a visit and evaluation by Telefunken…

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Ringside Chooses Telefunken Old and New

November 19, 2006

Pictured (L-R) at Harvest Sound Studios are Ringside drummer Norm Block with a rare vintage Telefunken Ela M250E and singer/songwriter Scott Thomas with the newly manufactured Telefunken | USA Ela…

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Matt Scannell of Vertical Horizon Chooses New Telefunken USA ELA M 250

September 19, 2006

Los Angeles, CA, September, 2006 – Matt Scannell, songwriter, lead vocalist and guitarist for Vertical Horizon, has purchased the new Telefunken USA ELA  M250 for the recording of the band’s…

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John “Goldfinger” Feldmann Chooses Telefunken USA Matched Pair

June 19, 2006

Pictured in his LA studio is producer/engineer John Feldmann and his matched pair of Telefunken USA microphones.  Photo by David Goggin. Los Angeles, CA, June, 2006 – John Feldman, frontman…

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Grammy®-Winning Mixer/Engineer Rafa Sardina Purchases Matched Pair of Telefunken ELA M 12s

July 19, 2004

Pictured at AES 2004 are (L-R) Telefunken North America CEO Toni Fishman and multiple Grammy –winner Rafa Sardina.  Photo by David Goggin. San Francisco, AES 2004 – Seven-time Grammy-winner mixer/engineer…

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