Cardioid mics pick up sound from the front, but reject sound coming from the back of the microphone. The Studio Projects B3 has the edge in the one key department that so many of us care about: While it offers all the same standard features of the NT2A, it costs less-than-half as much.

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There’s no doubt that the acoustic guitar is a challenging instrument to record. It can ideally be used on stage and because of its high quality is also at home in the recording studio. You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video. Based of the original NT2, and multi-pattern brother of the famous NT1A, the NT2A is quite possibly the most versatile mic on this list. Its wide frequency response, low noise characteristics, and low RF susceptibility have made it a standard for applications involving acoustic instruments, especially guitar… The SM81 is the perfect choice for a professional musician or sound engineer who is looking to mic up acoustic instruments such as acoustic guitar, piano and cymbals. Cancer and Reproductive, Studio Monitors, Subwoofers, & Accessories, FREE 2-DAY SHIPPING ON MOST ORDERS! "catalogId": "3074457345616676668", For a singer/songwriter, it’s especially useful because it can easily double as a vocal mic as well.

Few are as essential as the omnidirectional small diagram condenser.

Earn one point for every £1 you spend, plus bonus points on selected products. The mic has an extremely flat frequency response (see Shure's sight for a graph). That’s why we want to make it as quick and easy as possible for you to get your order, safe and sound! That can be a good or a bad thing depending on your personal preferences. Andertons Music Company acts as a credit broker and not a lender and only offers credit products from Secure Trust Bank PLC trading as V12 Retail Finance.

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Shure SM81 is a transparent and neutral condensing instrument that features dielectric bias. The phase response is very accurate as well and noise is very low. While it may not be nearly as famous as the NT2A…. A multi-pattern large diaphragm condenser is great because it works for so many jobs, including: And in our target price range for this category, no mic can compare to the Rode NT2A. If an item is not at our store location, we may be able to bring stock from our warehouse.

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This item may be our display / demo model. Heart-shaped pattern that is most sensitive at the front and sides, whilst rejecting sound from the back of the microphone. Because with the new Blue Microphones Yeti PRO…USB technology and pro studio quality have finally been combined into a single package. As one of the most famous, and widely-used mics of its kind…, The Shure SM81 has been an industry standard for decades…. Blue Microphones combined both a USB connection, and a 5-pin stereo XLR balanced output, into a single microphone. Fill out this form and we'll BEAT IT! Shure SM81. All JHS Pedals On Offer For Black Friday! Finance available at checkout for orders £300+, {"id":"P+SM81","name":"Shure SM81 Condenser Mic","brand":"Shure","category":"Recording/Recording Microphones/Condenser Microphones","variant":"SM81","price":"284.00","quantity":"1","position":""}, {"category":"Recording/Recording Microphones/Condenser Microphones","parentCategory":"Recording","lastItem":""}, Suggested site content and search history menu, Electric Guitar Bundles and Starter Packs, Acoustic Guitar Effects Pedals & D.I.