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Best Condenser Mic under $300 for 2018

 Best Condenser Mics under $300 for 2018One of the centerpieces of your studio gear setup is a microphone. A condenser microphone is incredibly useful when it comes to the accurate following of sound waves at all frequencies. It also has a greater transient response which gives your voice a natural feel.Condenser microphones are generally expensive […]

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  • Updated December 7, 2017

Best USB Microphones for Home Recording

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Best USB Microphones 2017 – (Reviews and Guide)The emergence of USB microphones is slowly changing the myth that one needs to invest in complex studio hardware to achieve quality YouTube videos, podcasts and vocals. Well, USB microphones aren’t replacing the XLR-connected mics any time soon. But they are getting better with each day.We now have […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017

The 10 Best Condenser Mics for Music Recording in 2017

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Best Condenser Microphones- Buyers GuideAnyone whose career or hobby rotates around podcasting, audio recording or music production requires a condenser mic. Luckily, the market spans a whole lot of these sound gears. So, finding the right for your needs shouldn’t be a fight. However, just like any other sound equipment, the ideal microphone for you boils down […]

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  • Updated December 6, 2017

Best Multi-Pattern Microphones for Studio Recording

Best Multi-Pattern Microphones for Studio RecordingIn your search for the best studio recording microphones, there’ll come a time when you’ll have to choose between unidirectional, bidirectional, and omnidirectional models.As we mentioned in our first write-up in this series of the different types of microphones, unidirectional microphones hear audios coming from its front only. On the […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017

Best Large Diaphragm Microphones

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Best Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphones 2017 – Buyer’s GuideLarge diaphragm microphones should come first when the idea of starting a home recording studio hits you. During this time, you need not spend much on a bunch of studio recording microphones when one piece can be used in an array of projects.As we mentioned in our […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017

Best Small Diaphragm Condenser Mics

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Small Diaphragm Condenser Mics ReviewsSmall diaphragm condenser (SDC) microphones are usually more common with artists and musicians who record live. Unlike the large diaphragm condenser microphones, these (SDC) are mostly sought after due to their wide frequency response and great sensitivity.These 2 features boost these microphones’ accuracy as you record vocals and high-frequency sound sources […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017

Ribbon Microphones for Studio Recording

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Best Ribbon Microphones 2017- Buyer’s GuideAlso known as Velocity mics, ribbon microphones stand in a class of their own. These are the only mics that are neither dynamic nor condenser.However, ribbon microphones are pretty similar to dynamic mics only that they use ultra-thin aluminum plates suspended between 2 magnetic poles. These plates act as both […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017

Best Dynamic Microphones for Recording Vocals

Best Dynamic Microphones 2017When it comes to the best dynamic microphones for home and professional recording studios, some models always speak for themselves. Dynamic mics have been around for ages (reference: Shure SM57 and 58) and continue to make a name for themselves to date.The thing with the dynamic mics is that they always avail […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017

Best Shotgun Mics

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Best Shotgun Mics 2017- Buyer’s GuideWhat is a shotgun mic?As the name suggests, a shotgun microphone is a hybrid between a ‘gun’ and a mic. The final product is a microphone with a relatively long slotted tube but with no bullets. The trade-off, however, is an incredible ability to isolate sounds coming from the front […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017

Best Bass Guitar and Kick Drums Mics

Best Kick Bass Guitars and Kick Drums Mics 2017- Buyer’s GuideThe best bass microphones offer a great way of embodying your hits with sound quality and fullness. Improper recording of kick drums and electric bass guitars makes your mixes appear ‘weak’ and ‘malnourished.’ No one wants that.As such, it’s critical that you get the best […]

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  • Updated December 8, 2017