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Our latest AEA Sessions video features the supercardioid KU4 capturing clarinetist, Phil O’Connor at the Bridge Recording, in Los Angeles. In a gradient hue of black and white, O’Connor plays Heinrich Sutermeister’s “Capriccio of Solo Clarinet” while the unidirectional KU4 sits four feet in front.

AEA Sessions - Clarinet Solo - KU4

AEA’s Nuvo Series Stereo Kit enables serious musicians and engineers to rapidly set up and accurately record in stereo on a single stand. From now until November 1st, order a pair of N22s or N8s from an authorized dealer and THE REST OF THE KIT IS FREE.

Free Stereo Bar Kit with purchase of two N8s or two N22s until October 31 2015

All through the month of August, you can sign up to win an AEA supercardioid KU4 from our friends at Sweetwater.

Win an AEA Supercardioid KU4

Leon Bridges brings soul and ribbons to the stage for his performance of "Coming Home" on the Conan O'Brien show. 

Leon Bridges and an AEA KU4 live on Conan

We are excited to share a new video in a series we are calling "The AEA Sessions". This installment features composer and vibraphonist, Nick Mancini, performing an improvisational solo captured with only a pair of N8s. 

Vibes Solo - Nick Mancini - N8s

Come to CRAS on August 1st for a FREE Gear Expo. AEA will be exhibiting and coordinating a ribbon mic recording workshop. Come meet our mics and grab some AEA swag!

We are proud to annouce that the AEA 'Nuvo' N8 has been nominated in the Microphone category of the 2015 Resolution Awards. View all of Resolution Magazine's nominations and voting instuctrions here.

AEA N8 nominated for 2015 Resolution Award

Meet the mics at Summer NAMM, July 9-11 in Hall A, Booth #157.

AEA at Summer NAMM 2015

Vintage King has teamed up with Summer NAMM H.O.T Zone to create a Meet The Maker panel of incredible proportions. Taking place on July 9th at 3PM, the TEC Tracks Booth 354 in the Nashville Music City Center will be transformed into a hotbed of microphone discussion. 

UPDATE 7/30/15: The audio from this panel is now available and streaming on Vintage King's SoundCloud.

Meet The Maker - Mic Manufacture Panel

AEA N8s were featured on an array of different instruments, serving as both focus and ensemble mics at this year's Ojai Music Festival.

Steven Schick conducts Renga in the World