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Instrument Microphones

Sennheiser E609

Super-cardioid silver instrument microphone designed for miking guitar cabs face-on and extremely close. Provides isolation from other on-stage noise. Also suitable for miking drums, especially toms. $12.00/day

Sennheiser E906

Professional super-cardioid, dynamic instrument mic. Versatile enough to handle drums, percussion, and guitar amplifiers. Switchable presence filter to match its sonic characteristics to different requirements. $18.00/day

Shure SM57

Cardioid instrument mic that isolates the main sound source while minimizing background noise. Great for musical instrument pickup and vocals. Bright, clean sound and contoured frequency response. Ideal for live sound reinforcement and recording. $12.00/day

Shure KSM137

End-address condenser microphone with a single cardioid polar pattern. Can withstand extremely high sound pressure levels (SPL). Low self-noise and extended frequency response make it ideal for recording instruments. Versatile, durable, and precise. $25.00/day

Shure Beta98h

Premium cardioid condenser instrument mic that clamps onto the bell of wind instruments or rim of percussion instruments. The gooseneck and swivel joint allow the mic to be easily positioned and secured. An isolation shock-mount reduces the transmission of instrument 'key noise' and other mechanical noise. $18.00/day

Shure Beta52

High output dynamic microphone with a frequency response designed specifically for kick drums and other bass instruments. Superb attack and "punch", delivers studio quality sound. Modified supercardioid pattern throughout its frequency range to insure high gain-before-feedback and rejection of unwanted sound. Built in dynamic locking stand adapter with  XLR connector simplifies set up, keeps the microphone position fixed and resists slipping. $18.00/day

Sennheiser E604

Compact dynamic cardioid instrument microphone. Transmits high SPLs without distortion. Compatible with toms, snares, and percussion. Clips-on quickly and easily wherever you choose. Tough, reinforced housing, and clamp. $15.00/day

Shure Drum Mic Kit

Conveniently packaged selection of microphones and mounts, designed to offer a core package of microphones for recording and performing drummers. Includes one Beta52 supercardioid kick drum mic, 3 SM57 cardioid mics for snare, high hat and toms, a universal drum mount system that can be used to position mics virtually anywhere -- drum rims, mic stands, even cymbal stands, and 3 mic clips. Comes with a convenient fitted case. $60.00/day

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