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Vocal mics are wildly important in this, rather loud, day and age.
Dynamic vocal microphones have a rich history dating back to the 1930s when engineers sought to develop a reliable device capable of reproducing vocal performances with clarity and fidelity. The initial designs focused on utilising electromagnetic principles to convert sound waves into electrical signals. These early models paved the way for advancements in microphone technology, leading to the creation of iconic models that have left an indelible mark on the music industry.
Dynamic vocal microphones play a pivotal role in capturing the nuances and nuances of a vocalist's performance. Their rugged construction, versatility, and ability to handle high sound pressure levels make them a preferred choice for live stage performances, broadcasting, and studio recording sessions.
But what to choose? There are just so many available I hear you say........
Well never fear, Musicmaker is here.
Here's a selection of Dynamic Vocal Mics that are exceptionally well made, while still being surprisingly affordable.
Shure PGA48-XLR Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone
The Shure PGA48-XLR is a dynamic vocal microphone designed to deliver clear and crisp sound reproduction, making it an excellent choice for both beginners and seasoned performers. Featuring a cardioid polar pattern, it effectively isolates the intended sound source while minimising background noise, ensuring clarity in live performances and studio recordings. Its rugged construction ensures durability, making it suitable for rigorous use on stage. With its affordable price point and reliable performance, the PGA48-XLR is a popular choice among vocalists looking for quality at an accessible price. Shop HERE.
Shure PGA58-XLR Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone
Building upon the legacy of its predecessors, the Shure PGA58-XLR offers warm and smooth vocal reproduction, making it a favourite among musicians and sound engineers alike. Its tailored frequency response captures vocals with clarity and definition, ensuring a professional sound in any setting. Equipped with a cardioid polar pattern, it effectively isolates the desired sound source while minimising feedback and background noise. The PGA58-XLR features a durable construction and a built-in shock mount, providing reliable performance and minimising handling noise, making it an ideal choice for live stage performances. Shop HERE.
Shure SM58-LCE Dynamic Cardioid Vocal Microphone
Renowned worldwide for its legendary performance, the Shure SM58-LCE
is a staple in the music industry, trusted by professionals for its reliability and exceptional sound quality. Its cardioid polar pattern effectively isolates the intended sound source while minimising background noise and feedback, making it perfect for live performances and studio recording applications. The SM58-LCE
features a rugged construction designed to withstand the rigours of touring, ensuring durability and longevity. With its consistent and transparent sound reproduction, the SM58-LCE
continues to set the standard for dynamic vocal microphones, making it a preferred choice among musicians, broadcasters, and sound engineers worldwide. Shop HERE
sE Electronics V7 Dynamic Vocal Microphone
Engineered to deliver studio-quality sound on stage, the sE Electronics V7
is a dynamic vocal microphone renowned for its natural and transparent vocal reproduction. Its innovative aluminium voice coil ensures high sensitivity and transient response, capturing every detail of the performance with clarity and precision. The V7
features an advanced capsule design and integrated shock mount, minimising handling noise and providing reliable performance in any setting. Whether performing on stage or recording in the studio, the sE Electronics V7
empowers vocalists to unleash their true potential and connect with audiences on a deeper level, making it a versatile and indispensable tool for musicians and sound engineers alike. Shop HERE
sE Electronics V7 Switch Dynamic Vocal Microphone
The sE Electronics V7 Switch
combines the stellar performance of the V7 with added versatility, making it an ideal choice for live performances and studio recordings. Featuring a convenient on/off switch, it offers greater control over audio capture, allowing vocalists to quickly mute or activate the microphone as needed. Like its counterpart, the V7 Switch
boasts an advanced capsule design and integrated shock mount, ensuring reliable performance and minimising handling noise. Its rugged zinc alloy construction provides durability, making it suitable for use on stage and in the studio. With its transparent sound reproduction and user-friendly features, the sE Electronics V7 Switch
is a versatile and reliable microphone trusted by professionals worldwide. Shop HERE
These are dynamic vocal microphones that have stood the test of time to become indispensable tools for musicians, broadcasters, and sound engineers worldwide. With a legacy of innovation and a commitment to quality, models like the Shure PGA48-XLR, Shure PGA58-XLR, Shure SM58-LCE, sE Electronics V7, and sE Electronics V7 Switch continue to set the standard for excellence in vocal reproduction.
And they're not wildly expensive!
It's a win all round. Check out our wider range of Dynamic Mics Here
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