Microphones : Categories
  • All Microphones

    Here you'll find all the microphones we offer, made for just about every in-studio or live performance situation.

  • Dynamic Microphones

    Dynamic mics are extremely durable, making them ideal for the rough handling of live performances.

  • Condenser Microphones

    Condenser mics are extremely sensitive, ideal for studio recording. They're also useful for miking cymbals to get clean sound.

  • USB Microphones

    USB mics let you record straight to your computer, a great option for home studio recording, podcasting, and voice-over work.

  • Wireless Systems

    Here you'll find the wireless mics and instrument systems that allow guitarists, vocalists, and TV hosts to roam free!

  • iPad/iPhone Microphones

    Use an add-on microphone to turn your Apple device into a capable portable audio recorder.

  • Microphone Bundles

    A microphone bundle is great for setups where more than one mic is required, like miking a drum kit or recording in stereo.

  • Microphone Preamps

    Microphone preamps do the crucial job of cleanly boosting microphone-level signals before they can be fed to your mixer, recorder, or computer.

  • Microphone Accessories

    Windscreens, shockmounts, and other mic accessories can help improve your mic's performance by eliminating unwanted sounds.

  • Direct Boxes

    A direct box allows you to connect your instrument directly to your mixer or computer audio interface, for clean sound and flexible signal-routing options.

Microphones buying guideNot all microphones are created equal. Different types of mics are made for different purposes. Knowing those differences can help you choose the microphone best suited to your needs.

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