Justin Meldal-Johnsen / Beck, Nine Inch Nails, Air

Master bassist won't record without his N22

“My N22 has turned out to be an incredible bass amp mic…to such an extent that I won’t record bass without it.”

-Justin Meldal-Johnsen

Justin Meldal-Johnsen is a producer, bassist, and songwriter from Los Angeles who, through the years, has toured with Nine Inch Nails and Beck among others. As a studio musician, he’s collaborated with numerous artists like Blood Orange and the Dixie Chicks. As a producer and writer, Meldal-Johnsen has contributed to projects for M83 and Paramore.
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Darrell Thorp / Radiohead, Beck, Paul McCartney

“[The N8] has depth, detail, and bottom end for days. So much focus and tone from one phantom powered ribbon mic…”

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