Compatible Mics

AKG C214
AKG
C214
Regular Eyeball
AKG C3000
AKG
C3000
Regular Eyeball
AKG C314
AKG
C314
Regular Eyeball
AKG C414 XLII
AKG
C414 XLII
Regular Eyeball
AKG C414 XLS
AKG
C414 XLS
Regular Eyeball
AKG P120
AKG
P120
Regular Eyeball
AKG P220
AKG
P220
Regular Eyeball
AKG P420
AKG
P420
Regular Eyeball
Aston Origin
Aston
Origin
Regular Eyeball
Aston Spirit
Aston
Spirit
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT2020
Audio-Technica
AT2020
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT2020USB+
Audio-Technica
AT2020USB+
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT2020USBi
Audio-Technica
AT2020USBi
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT2035
Audio-Technica
AT2035
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT2050 (Special Instructions Shock Mount)
Audio-Technica
AT2050 (Special Instructions Shock Mount)
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT3035
Audio-Technica
AT3035
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT4033a
Audio-Technica
AT4033a
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT4040
Audio-Technica
AT4040
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT4047
Audio-Technica
AT4047
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT4047/SV
Audio-Technica
AT4047/SV
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT4050
Audio-Technica
AT4050
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT4060a
Audio-Technica
AT4060a
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica AT5047
Audio-Technica
AT5047
Regular Eyeball
Audio-Technica ATR2500-USB
Audio-Technica
ATR2500-USB
Regular Eyeball
Avantone BV-1
Avantone
BV-1
Fatboy Eyeball
Avantone CV-12
Avantone
CV-12
Regular Eyeball
Beyerdynamic FOX USB
Beyerdynamic
FOX USB
Regular Eyeball
Blue Bird
Blue
Bird
Regular Eyeball
Blue Raspberry
Blue
Raspberry
Regular Eyeball
Blue Spark
Blue
Spark
Regular Eyeball
Blue Yeti Mic Wired
Blue
Yeti Mic Wired
Fatboy Eyeball
Blue Yeti Pro Studio
Blue
Yeti Pro Studio
Fatboy Eyeball
Blue Yeti Pro USB
Blue
Yeti Pro USB
Fatboy Eyeball
Focusrite Scarlett Studio CM25
Focusrite
Scarlett Studio CM25
Regular Eyeball
Gauge Precision Instruments ECM-87
Gauge Precision Instruments
ECM-87
Regular Eyeball
Genesis GenesisHE
Genesis
GenesisHE
Regular Eyeball
Lauten Audio Atlantis FC-387
Lauten Audio
Atlantis FC-387
Fatboy Eyeball
Lauten Audio LA-120
Lauten Audio
LA-120
Regular Eyeball
Lauten Audio LA-220
Lauten Audio
LA-220
Regular Eyeball
Lauten Audio LA-320
Lauten Audio
LA-320
Regular Eyeball
Manley Reference Cardioid
Manley
Reference Cardioid
Regular Eyeball
Manley Reference Gold
Manley
Reference Gold
Regular Eyeball
Manley Reference Silver
Manley
Reference Silver
Regular Eyeball
MXL 2003A
MXL
2003A
Regular Eyeball
MXL 2006
MXL
2006
Regular Eyeball
MXL 3000
MXL
3000
Regular Eyeball
MXL 4000
MXL
4000
Regular Eyeball
MXL 770X
MXL
770X
Fatboy Eyeball
MXL 910
MXL
910
Regular Eyeball
MXL 990
MXL
990
Regular Eyeball
MXL 990HE
MXL
990HE
Regular Eyeball
MXL 990USB
MXL
990USB
Regular Eyeball
MXL Blizzard 990
MXL
Blizzard 990
Regular Eyeball
MXL CR89
MXL
CR89
Fatboy Eyeball
MXL Genesis
MXL
Genesis
Regular Eyeball
MXL R144
MXL
R144
Regular Eyeball
MXL R44 HE
MXL
R44 HE
Regular Eyeball
MXL Studio 24 USB
MXL
Studio 24 USB
Regular Eyeball
MXL Tempo
MXL
Tempo
Regular Eyeball
MXL USB006
MXL
USB006
Regular Eyeball
MXL V63M
MXL
V63M
Regular Eyeball
MXL V67
MXL
V67
Regular Eyeball
MXL V67G HE
MXL
V67G HE
Regular Eyeball
MXL V67i
MXL
V67i
Regular Eyeball
MXL V69 EDT
MXL
V69 EDT
Regular Eyeball
MXL V69 HE
MXL
V69 HE
Regular Eyeball
MXL V87
MXL
V87
Regular Eyeball
Neumann TLM 102
Neumann
TLM 102
Regular Eyeball
Neumann TLM 103
Neumann
TLM 103
Regular Eyeball
Neumann TLM 107
Neumann
TLM 107
Fatboy Eyeball
Neumann TLM 193
Neumann
TLM 193
Regular Eyeball
Neumann U87
Neumann
U87
Regular Eyeball
Oktava MK-105
Oktava
MK-105
Regular Eyeball
Oktava MK-220
Oktava
MK-220
Regular Eyeball
Oktava MK-319
Oktava
MK-319
Regular Eyeball
RODE K2
RODE
K2
Regular Eyeball
RODE NT USB
RODE
NT USB
Regular Eyeball
RODE NT1
RODE
NT1
Regular Eyeball
RODE NT1-A
RODE
NT1-A
Regular Eyeball
RODE NT1000
RODE
NT1000
Regular Eyeball
RODE NT2-A
RODE
NT2-A
Regular Eyeball
RODE NT2000
RODE
NT2000
Regular Eyeball
RODE NTK
RODE
NTK
Regular Eyeball
sE Electronics RNT
sE Electronics
RNT
Fatboy Eyeball
sE Electronics sE2200
sE Electronics
sE2200
Regular Eyeball
sE Electronics X1A Series
sE Electronics
X1A Series
Regular Eyeball
sE Electronics X1S Series
sE Electronics
X1S Series
Regular Eyeball
sE Electronics Z5600a II
sE Electronics
Z5600a II
Regular Eyeball
Sennheiser MK4
Sennheiser
MK4
Regular Eyeball
Sennheiser MK8
Sennheiser
MK8
Regular Eyeball
SHURE KSM 313
SHURE
KSM 313
Regular Eyeball
SHURE KSM 42
SHURE
KSM 42
Regular Eyeball
Slate Digital Slate ML1
Slate Digital
Slate ML1
Regular Eyeball
Slate Digital Slate ML1 Vintage
Slate Digital
Slate ML1 Vintage
Regular Eyeball
Slate Digital Slate Virtual Microphone System
Slate Digital
Slate Virtual Microphone System
Regular Eyeball
Sony C-100
Sony
C-100
Regular Eyeball
Sony C-800
Sony
C-800
Regular Eyeball
Townsend Labs Sphere L22
Townsend Labs
Sphere L22
Fatboy Eyeball
Wunder CM49
Wunder
CM49
Fatboy Eyeball
Wunder CM50
Wunder
CM50
Fatboy Eyeball
Wunder CM67
Wunder
CM67
Fatboy Eyeball
Wunder CM7
Wunder
CM7
Fatboy Eyeball
No Compatible Microphones Found

Lonestarr Muzik

Interview

Deep in the heart of the Lone Star state lies a producer from Dallas who claimed his state’s motto as his own. He calls himself Lonestarrmuzik. He has been making a name for himself around the Dallas hip hop scene and has collaborated with a wide range of artists and producers including King Miz and S1. He has also cut tracks with the production team, The Olympicks, whose star line up includes Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy, asap Rocky and more. On the artist side, Lonestarrmuzik has worked with prominent artists like Two Chains, Two Pistols, Rash Cash, Gorillaz O, DJ Luke Nasty, BET Music Moguls, Big K.R.I.T. Lamar Lens. and Dion Primo.

We sat down with him in the studio and asked how he brings his magic to making music and living the Kaotica life.

Who Is Lonestarrmuzik and what makes you uniquely you?

"Drums rhythm, groove. Man, my strong point is definitely my unique drum patterns, my unique rhythm, my unique feel."

And pocket you know. I didn't necessarily grow up in a church playing drums and nothing like that but I'm just a stickler for that groove. So I have a really particular ear when it comes to the texture of drums, the feel of drums, the movement of that has to be unique, has to be profound.

 

How important are the vocals to the production?

Very important. It’s everything. The vocals are an instrument unto themselves. It has to be taken well care of and put in its proper place to be the perfect marriage with the production. The Kaotica Eyeball allows me to capture the perfect vocal, whether I"m chillin in a home music studio or the big studio.

 

So what would be one secret tip that you'd be willing to share from your Lonestarrmuzik brand secret sauce that could really benefit another artist or producer that you would want to share?

Well here’s one that has been working for me. I always go to like Break beats. It’s a staple. And it pops. I mean I always go to Break beats and manipulate it. I study the drummer for the feel and where they were going with the pattern but I also manipulate it and make it my own. And I do that several different ways. I’ll use Glitch or I'll do it manually you know. I use Effectrix or just any other plug in that will make that pattern feel unique.

"It’s about that groove, that movement I’m looking for. And then I’ll just add stuff on top of that."

So it's a mixture of programmed and a break beat for added texture as an undertone of the rhythm.

 

How could the Eyeball help you in a mobile capacity?

Well, it helps a whole lot because it’s damn near like a portable recording studio. It eliminates a lot of room noise and captures great vocals. Especially when we’re on the road. Like, I’m getting ready to go to New York and I’ve got my Eyeball with me ready for the recording.

"It’s like a portable vocal booth that I can set up in seconds and capture the spark when we’re vibing on something say in the hotel room."

Where do you get your inspiration from?

Man, more than anything life, bro. No. Names and just being able to wake up and understand that with life you have nn infinite amount of creativity. To me life is creativity.

"We were all created you know by one high source or one divine source or whatever you want to call it."

So for me to wake up in the morning and be able to provide a reality through creativity. It means the most to me bro. Not a lot of people get to wake up and just create music bro or create life or create whatever you know to get by through the day. A lot of people have the 9 to 5 or whatever have you. But it's all about your thoughts. So that's really what's been inspiring me more than anything bro, just creativity.

Why does music matter?

"Music can play the healer. Music can play as a voice for people, whether it be social circumstances or political circumstances or whatever. A lot of people can use their voice."

Music is important too because you can generate memories on top of it being the soundtrack to your life. It’s even deeper into like the scientific part of it you know the mathematical part of it you know what I mean. It’s a really powerful is a really powerful medium. Music is a gift. Music is life.

 

What would you want people to remember you for?

The emotional feelings conveyed through my music. Look at the greats like Dylan, whose whole existence was music. It goes back to creativity and all that creative energy. That gets expressed in a lot of different ways. So I might say I want a child you know and that takes a certain kind of creative energy to create that child. So even when I'm creating music, those are my children. Those are seeds that will live if I sow them in the right place. They’ll touch somebody and grow with somebody. So it’s most definitely the emotions that are conveyed through my music. And that I kept growing and that I was really passionate and I was really studious about it. So yeah I want to be remembered for that emotion and the impression that my music left on people.

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