The Best U87 Alternatives (2021)

The Neumann U87 is one of the most sought-after microphones for its rich sound and versatility. This comes at a cost… it’s not cheap! However, there have been serious attempts at recreating this highly successful … Read more

The 7 Best Tom Mics (2021)

You need a specific type of microphone to properly capture the sound from your tom drums. There are many mics made specifically for this purpose. Also, tom mics that are easily mountable can really make … Read more

The 5 Best Vocal Mics for Singing Drummers

Quite a lot of drummers take on the role of backing vocals or even lead singing. In this case, the microphone needs to be carefully selected for the task. Since the hands of drummers are … Read more

The 5 Best Overhead Drum Mics (2021)

Good quality overhead mics can make a massive difference to sound quality, both live and in the studio. In fact, you can even get away with a very minimal mic setup if the overheads are … Read more

The 5 Best Kick Drum Mics (2021)


A kick drum mic should be able to capture a good mix of the low end from the bass drum, as well as the upper ranges to capture the high-end attack of the drum. This … Read more