It is difficult to put into words, but the Manley Core saves so much time when tracking as its smoothness just gives an effortless feeling to the sound. Gone are the hours of editing out unwanted spit between the teeth from overly-sharp, clean preamps. Read more
Gone are the hours of precision EQ cuts to remove resonances. Hello to epic smooth tracks that just sit in the mix so well. It's really hard to get a bad sound out of the Core! Aston Spirit mic through Mogami Studio Gold through the Manley Core to PreSonus Quantum A/D conversion, into Studio One. The Quantum conversion is very nice too, very close to Apogee quality, just without the price tag, but that is subjective... I can simply say the Manley Core has changed the way I track performers. Well done Manley Labs!