David Royer GrammyRoyer Labs have been awarded a Technical Grammy award for their ribbon microphones and the impact they have on the recording process. The award is presented to individuals and companies who have made contributions of outstanding technical significance to the recording field.
The Recording Academy poured praise on the company at the awards ceremony in February, saying Royer’s microphones bring “a more realistic, analog sound and feel to digital recordings.”
Talking about the company’s history, Royer’s President, Rick Perotta said “Royer Labs was formed with the goal of bringing ribbon microphones back to mainstream recording by way of David [Royer]'s unique, modern-ribbon microphone designs. This award brings us full circle and validates all the work that it took to get us to this point.”