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The Shure SM58 unidirectional (cardioid) dynamic vocal microphone is designed for professional vocal use in live performance, sound reinforcement, and studio recording. It has a tailored vocal response for a sound which is a world standard for singing or speech. A highly effective, built-in spherical filter minimizes wind and breath "pop" noise. A cardioid pickup pattern isolates the main sound source while minimizing unwanted background noise. Shure SM58 Features Rugged construction, a proven shock-mount system, and a steel mesh grille ensure that even with rough handling, the SM58 will perform consistently, outdoors or indoors. Frequency response tailored for vocals, with brightened midrange and bass rolloff Uniform cardioid pickup pattern isolates the main sound source and minimizes background noise Pneumatic shock-mount system cuts down handling noise Effective, built-in spherical wind and pop filter Supplied with break-resistant stand adapter which rotates 180 degrees Legendary Shure quality, ruggedness and reliability Cardioid (unidirectional) dynamic Frequency response: 50 to 15,000 Hz


Best Value Vocal Mic Opinions

...very good. At this price range you'll get much, much more value for money with a dynamic mic like an sm58, or maybe even a used re20 or sm7, but there are plenty of usable condensors if you look around. In this price range every increase in price will usually give an equivalent rise...

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Is this the Magic Microphone?

...spend tens of thousands of dollars on mics and preamps when I could’ve just settled on an sm58 and antares mic modeler in 1998. Have fun with your Behringer reference mic and Waves qclone...

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Mic for Over The Top Mid Range Vocal

...but hindsight's 20/20 - right? :-) Shoulda stuck with the SM7 and - will likely retrack. I don't have an SM58 but I do have a 57 and I can't say that I have ever tried it on my lead vocal but I think i might give it a whirl. Won't hurt at this...

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