Widgets Magazine Widgets Magazine

Live Mics

REVIEW: Audio-Technica System 10 Wireless Camera Mount Systems

Audio-Technica ATW-1701/l ($449) & ATW-1702 ($399) Wireless Camera Mount Systems PROS: Easy to set up, great wireless range, fits well on camera mounts, crystal-clear audio. CONS: Battery takes a while to fully charge. OK, so you’re thinking to yourself, “Self, why is Performer reviewing a camera-mounted wireless mic?” Good question. We review a lot of […]Read More »

TOUR TEST: Going Wireless On The Road With The Ries Brothers & Audio-Technica

[Editor’s note: we recently held a nationwide search to find a band to tour test some awesome new System 10 wireless gear from our friends at Audio-Technica. After receiving a ton of great entries, we landed on The Ries Brothers, a Florida two-some who were headed out on the road with Miggs and Terry McDermott. […]Read More »

Older Entries »

Audio-Technica Blog

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. Shure’s Bill Ostry shares tips that will preserve your equipment and your budget. Wired Microphones   1. Keep windscreens on vocal mics clean and unclogged – clogged windscreens can reduce […]Read More »

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 for their respective applications. The new Electro-Voice RE320 is one you’ll want to get familiar with. It incorporates their “Variable D” technology, which in laypersons terms means when you move […]Read More »

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 is now more accessible than ever. Popular among DJs, MCs, pop artists, houses of worship and with energetic performers for obvious reasons, wireless microphone systems have clearly apparent benefits with some not […]Read More »

Older Entries »