What is a durable microphone for a ten year old?
The Shure SM58® unidirectional (cardioid) dynamic vocal microphone has a rugged construction, that even with rough handling will perform consistently. ...
Asked in Freddie Mercury
What microphone did Freddie Mercury use?
Last user wrote...."he used a shure UNISPHERE" MarkKlingon: To be more specific, he used a Shure U565SD Classic Unisphere Vocal Microphone. The Shure U565SD was the predecessor to the famous Shure SM58, with nearly the same specs. As of today, 04/06/11, Shure still makes the U565SD as a part of their "Classic Collection" of vintage microphones. If it was good enough for Freddie... hey, it's a kinda magic. ...
Asked in Rock Music
What kind of microphone does john mayer use live?
John, like the majority of vocalists, uses Shure SM58's. He used a 58 on his Where The Light Is CD/DVD. He also, sometimes, uses Shure SM86's   Source: http://mixonline.com/livesound/tours/audio_john_mayer_counting/ Hope this helps =) ...
What is a good microphone to record vocals?
Personally I recommend the RODE NT1-A. It retails at about $240 or so. For the sound I would compare it to mics costing over a thousand. I've heard it on many sessions from rap to metal and it has never let me down. Also, if you are on a budget you can go with the Shure SM58. ...
Asked in Entertainment & Arts
What do you need for a home recording studio?
Depends on what quality of recordings you intend to make. A mixer or mixing desk. mine is a 16 track behringer A good selection of microphones, i use shure sm57's and shure sm58's and also Rode's NTK's. Microphone leads. Mic. stands. The appropriate software, i prefer to use cubase. And wavelab for mastering. Some good quality monitors (these are speakers), i use m-audio ...