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How to Mic a Drum Kit Using SM Microphonesplay button

How to Mic a Drum Kit Using SM Microphones

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How to choose the best mic for your vocal performance

Shure SM7B: How to Get the Best Performanceplay button

Shure SM7B: How to Get the Best Performance

Get Deep by Abi Flynn | Make The World Your Stage with Shureplay button

Get Deep by Abi Flynn | Make The World Your Stage with Shure


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For over 50 years, Shure's SM7B has been the microphone of choice for recording studios and broadcasting professionals around the world. The SM7B dynamic microphone delivers smooth, flat frequency response for exceptionally clean and natural reproduction of both music and speech. With its dual-band switchable passive EQ, the SM7B offers unmatched versatility to accommodate a wide range of voices and applications. Whether you want to bring out the warmth and resonance of a baritone, tame the sharpness of soprano highs, capture a whisper, or record a shout, the Shure SM7B is a must-have for any recording rig.

Dual Tone Controls Provide Unparalleled Versatility

The SM7B's dual-band switchable passive EQ gives you complete control over your tone. With the flat setting, the SM7B delivers a perfectly balanced tone for male vocals and speech. The SM7B's versatility makes it an incredibly useful mic to have on hand for any recording session.

Superior Shielding Defeats Interference

Shure designed the SM7B with advanced electromagnetic shielding to eliminate hum from computer monitors, transformers and other electronics. The result is an incredibly quiet mic, even in RF-heavy environments. For podcasting, streaming or recording, the SM7B gives you a focused, interference-free signal.

The Choice of Legends

The SM7B's rich history and popularity in mainstream music further cement its status as a must-have studio tool. With a pedigree like that, it's easy to see why the SM7B has endured for over 50 years. For recording vocals, podcasting or instrument tracking, the Shure SM7B delivers professional results.

collapse expand iconFeatures

  • Flat, wide-range frequency response 
  • Bass roll-off and mid-range emphasis controls
  • Optimized shielding against broadband interference
  • Internal "air suspension" shock isolation
  • Built-in pop filter for protection against plosives
  • Rugged construction and excellent cartridge protection

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  • Analog or digital: Analog
  • Frequency response: 50Hz–20kHz
  • Max SPL: Not specified
  • Connectivity: XLR
Pattern and Type
  • Capsule: Dynamic
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid
  • Type: Mounted
  • Switches: Yes
  • Phantom power required: No
Size and Weight
  • Diameter: Not specified
  • Length: Not specified
  • Weight: 1.69 lb.
Included Accessories
  • Case: Not specified
  • Clip: Yes
  • Shockmount: Yes
  • Power supply: N/A
  • Cable: No
  • Stand: No

collapse expand iconWarranty

One year warranty on wireless mics, mixers, and circuitry products.
2 year warranty on wired mics.
Warranty terms vary. Check with manufacturer for specific product warranty.

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