View Full Version : Microphone Help!

11-25-2004, 02:38 PM
I am a guitarist who likes doing home recordings on the pc. Now I am raising money for a good vocals recording mic.

i heard Sgure Sm57 is the one considered best. can you guys help al ittle plz and give me a little insight of what i should look for while buying mics.

I heard there are two types of mics, dynamic and condenser....what is best for vocals recording??


11-25-2004, 03:05 PM
Well, If you're just going to be doing Vocals, Get a Condeser mic. But if you plan on Doing guitar and vocals, get the sm57

11-25-2004, 03:15 PM
do you have a mixer or preamp with which to use a condenser? If not, go with the SM57.

11-25-2004, 04:51 PM
Use the SM58 for vocals.

11-26-2004, 03:41 PM
no i dont have any pre amps or stuff. I'll most probably dirctly plug the mic in the sound card pin..... so condenser or the sm 57

p.s: wuth sthe diffrenece between sm57 n sm58