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Dynamic vs. Condenser Microphone Shootout: Which is Better for Voiceovers?
There's a common misconception that the best voiceover microphones are condenser mics. But there are a number of fantastic dynamic mics available too.
Mar. 22, 2021
Sontronics Podcast Pro Is A Hand-Built Dynamic Microphone
Sontronics tells us this mic for vocals and podcasting, has hotter output than other mics for podcast on the market, it needs less gain, no extraneous noise, no EQ or post-processing required either.
Mar. 10, 2020
5 Of The Best Microphones for Voice Over Recording Compared
Which microphone should you be using to record narrative and voice over work? Matt Vanacoro takes a look at 5 of the best ones for varying budgets in this essential overview.
Mar. 6, 2020
Austrian Audio Debuts Revolutionary OC818 Microphone At AES
Austrian Audio announces that its new large diaphragm microphone, the OC818, will be displayed for the first time at the AES NY show. Read on for more details...
Nov. 11, 2019
Choosing The Right Microphone For Your Studio: Mic Types
There can seem a bewildering array of mics out there but in truth, your choice comes down to a few key factors. Here, Joe Albano shares his pro tips for choosing the right microphone.
Oct. 9, 2019
DPA Releases 2028 Vocal Mic Designed to Change Live Performance Landscape
DPA tells us their new DPA 2028 live vocal microphone has been expertly designed and built to survive the road.
Aug. 22, 2019
Aston Microphones Stealth Review
Aston's Stealth microphone has more to it than meets the eye. With both active and passive modes as well as multiple available voicings, Joe Albano found much to like...
Mar. 26, 2019
RÃ˜DE Microphones Launches All-New PodMic, Podcast-Ready Dynamic Microphone
RÃ˜DE's extensive family of mics gets a new member with this updated PodMic, designed to perform all your podcasting needs. Here's what you need to know.
Dec. 20, 2018
Review: Wasaphone Pipe And Slippers Lo-Fi Microphone
The best way to shape your sounds is at the source and this unique, hand-crafted lo-fi microphone is an excellent way to do it, as Hollin Jones discovered.
Jun. 20, 2018
Is Sphere The Future of Microphone Technology? Try Out The Plug-In For Free
It's an impossible question to answer outright, but judging by user reactions the new Townsend Sphere L22 mic and plug-in system could be the most advanced mic modelling system to date.
Aug. 15, 2016
Dynamic vs Condenser Microphones: Conventional Wisdom Examined
A common question for recording musicians and engineers is whether to use a dynamic or condenser microphone. In this article, Joe Albano explores conventional advice to see whether they hold true.
May. 1, 2016
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