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An industry standard for performance and recording, the versatile and rugged SM57 is an exceptional instrument microphone and vocal microphone.

  • Handheld or mountable microphone for guitars, vocals, and other instruments in live sound and recording applications
  • Dynamic cartridge with cardioid polar pattern
  • Available with or without a cable
  • Includes SM57, microphone clip, storage bag, and user guide


Solid State Logic launches SSL 2 and SSL 2+ Audio Interfaces

...Shootout video featuring the 2+ up against the Focusrite Scarlett 18i20, and Golden Age Pre 73 tested with a Shure SM57 and a Rode NT1-A. I also fed some loops into it from my Yamaha SU700 sampler/drum machine, with and without 4K Mode, and did a quick test to see if the 4K Mode...

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What's in YOUR mic locker???

2 X Oktava 219 2 X Roswell Audio Mini K47 Beyer M201 Beyer M88 N-Sonic NS1 Beyer M61 Sennheiser 906 Sennheiser 609 AKG 414 Sennheiser e602 Electrovoice RE320 2 X SM57 MXL V69 I don't even get to record my band that often, but it's nice to have enough mics to be able to and to have a couple of options. I've also got some random live...

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Help me choose mic under 150 (AKG 120, Studio Projects B1, Sterling SP150, SE X1, MXL

...on Gearslutz and more Googling and seems I got sidetracked on a different mic again. In summary, most of them suggests SM57 over condensers in this range for the following reasons: - Works better in an untreated room - No harsh highs of cheap condensers - No studios shouldn't have SM57 - Classic proven sound Initially I was looking for...

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