Simon LeBon, lead singer of
Duran Duran, with his new
Telefunken USA Ela M251 mic.
London, UK (February 13, 2009)--Duran Duran, one of the most successful bands of the last three decades, has purchased a Telefunken USA Ela M251 large diaphragm tube microphone system.
Kevin Walker of London's Unity Audio provided technical support as Telefunken USA's director of distribution in the United Kingdom. Duran Duran often records at Sphere Studios, where they discovered a sizeable collection of new Telefunken USA microphones, including the U47V, Ela M 251AC, and Ela M 12.