Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: Can my Wired Microphone Be Used as a Wireless Mic?

Question: Can my wired microphone be used as a wireless mic? Answer: Most professional wired microphones using the industry standard 3-pin male XLR-type output connector can be made wireless by adding the appropriate wireless transmitter with corresponding wireless receiver to… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do you Decide Which Microphone to Use for a Specific Application?

Question: How do you decide which microphone to use for a specific application? Answer: At the end of the day, microphone selection should be done by listening and analyzing how something sounds. Sound is subjective and what “sounds good” to… Continue Reading

2017 A-T Gift Guide: Gifts for Audiophiles, Gamers, Vinyl Collectors and More

It’s less than three weeks until Thanksgiving, which means that Black Friday – the official kickoff of holiday shopping – is right around the corner. Lucky for you, we’ve put together the ultimate Holiday Gift Guide that’s packed with great… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How do you Mike Musicians in a House of Worship? (Part 7, In-Ear Monitors)

Question: How do you mike musicians in a house of worship? (Part 7, In-Ear Monitors) Answer:  You might start off by saying to yourself, “You don’t mike in-ear monitors (IEM) – you listen to them.” And you’d be correct. But… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How do you Mike Musicians in a House of Worship? (Part 6, Guitars)

Question: How do you mike musicians in a house of worship? (Part 6, Guitars) Answer: For this installment of our miking musicians in a house of worship series, we will discuss a few options for miking acoustic guitars, and electric… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How do you Mike Musicians in a House of Worship? (Part 5, Strings)

Question: How do you mike musicians in a house of worship? (Part 5, Strings) Answer: Many engineers in houses of worship are comfortable with putting up microphones in front of vocalists, guitars, drums, and pianos, but not everyone has had… Continue Reading

A-T Showcases 50 Series Microphones at Peter Gabriel’s Real World Studios

On September 22, Audio-Technica was accompanied by a select group of A-T distributors, studio owners, and leading music technology press from across Europe to showcase its 50 Series microphones, including its new AT5047 microphone. Held at Peter Gabriel’s iconic Real… Continue Reading