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Lawson Microphones L47MPII
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The Lawson L47MPII is a virtual grab bag of sonic goodies. Featuring Gene Lawson's recreation of the M7 capsule and the ability to select from cardioid, omni, figure 8, and infinite intermediate patterns, the L47MPII will please the most demanding audiophile. From rap to rock, opera to voiceover, country to classical, the L47MPII delivers magic. The L47MPII was awarded the prestigious Pro Audio Review Reviewer's Pick Award in 1997 after Dr. Fred Bashour declared the "L47MP sounded a lot more like a real Neumann" than the Neumann.


  • Lawson L47MP Capsule featuring Lawson's proprietary Internal Shock Mounting System that eliminates the need for external shock mounts
  • Quick Change™ System
  • 6n1P Vacuum Tube Circuitry and Proprietary Tube Socket
  • Infinitely Variable Multi-Patterns, Low Frequency Rolloff (-Bass L251/+Bass L47), and 0/-10 dB pad featured on Lawson Vacuum Tube Power Supply
  • Cardioid Only Switch
  • Lundahl Transformer
  • Neutrik Gold-Plated XLR Connectors
  • Microphone Cable
  • Solid Brass Construction
  • 10-day No-Questions-Asked Risk-Free Audition/Return Policy
  • Made in Nashville TN USA by Lawson Microphones


What are you fave condenser mics under $5,000?

Don't over pay from Japanese collectors or USA hoarders or rip off dealers for any vintage mics. Instead acquire the FLEA 47, Lawson L47 MKII, or the Neumann M-149. The best really new one is the new Schoeps V4 studio vocal mic.

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Vintage U87 + Lawson L47 and...what else? a complement to the other mics I have. Today I have the following mics that I use for vocals: - Lawson L47 mkII - Neumann U87 (vintage) - Nordic Audio Labs "Black Pearl" - MXL V69 (not used very often but sounds very good on some voices I must say) I am thinking of buying something that the...

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Lawson L47MPII Blue LED Removal

Hey everyone. I have a Lawson L47MPII tube mic that I love, but it has a blue led inside the head that is activated when switched to multi pattern. I absolutely love the mic, but the blue light drives me nuts. Does anyone know if its possible to just clip it out, or would...

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