Best Studio Mics

  • Zoom Q2 HD Video Recorder

    PROS: Plenty of applications, good quality, easy to use CONS: Accessory kit isn’t included PRICE: $199 Back in the day, video cameras were the size...

  • Audix FP7 Drum Mic Kit

    PROS: Great selection, construction, price. Plenty of applications. CONS: None. PRICE: $675 MSRP LISTEN NOW to a clip of the Audix mics in action**: [audio:http://performermag.com/wp-content/uploads/THE-GOODBYE-THEORY-Harvard-Square-Girls-AUDIX-DEMO.mp3|titles=THE...

  • Gear Profile: The Copperphone by Placid Audio

    Whether an artist or producer is looking for something unique to use as an effects microphone to accentuate certain lyrics, give a song a certain...

  • Gear Review: Samson Meteor Mic

    Pros: Small size, neat ergonomics, simple control and setup Cons: Fold up legs might interfere with using a microphone stand. Home recording is getting simpler...

  • GEAR GUIDE: Wireless Microphones

        Intro Once thought of as a luxury ticket item only available and affordable by major artists – a high-quality, clear, dependable wireless rig...

  • GEAR REVIEW: Electro-Voice RE320 Microphone

    If you have a studio, then I’m sure you’re familiar with the standard microphones that have been used for decades, and that are well known...

  • Extend the Life of Your Gear

    A little bit of knowledge about care, use and preventive maintenance can extend the life and maximize the performance of the gear you already own....