Okay, folks. Tell me that this here is a joke. It HAS to be!
No. There’s a full article about it in this months Sound-On-Sound on Peter Cobbin un-earthing the original microphones when doing the score for ‘The King’s Speech’ and using them in a Decca-Tree formation to record the orchestra.
He was even quoted as saying ‘Wouldn’t these make a great plug-in!’. Waves must have taken him up on the idea
i’m using the queen’s toliet paper. amazing bottom end!