The Samson Meteor Mic that we announced a couple of months ago is now on store shelves across the Country at a local Best Buy near you! If you need a great quality microphone to attach to your computer via USB, then look no further. This microphone looks to be the perfect size and quality for home studios, iPad Applications, and just about any situation where you would need an affordable table-top microphone with great sound quality. The microphone comes with a headphone output, headphone volume control and a mute switch. Check out the press release below.
Samson Meteor Mic With USB Connectivity
For all the computer DJ's and Producers that need a microphone with nice sound quality, Samson is about to hook you up! Introducing the Samson Meteor Mic which has some really nice features that anyone in the music biz can appreciate. It has a metal construction with USB interface and an 1/8th-inch output so users can monitor directly from the microphone. (Full Press Release and Pricing Inside).
Samson Unveils Studio GT Pro
If you are an aspiring producer looking to purchase a kit that will allow you to instantly start making professional-sounding music at a good price, then Samson may have something just for you. Introducing the Samson Studio GT Pro bundle kit that comes with a set of studio monitors, a studio microphone, and a music production software that will get you well on your way to making new music. The kit is available at Best Buy Stores everywhere for only $249... Kit Details and Press Release inside.
[Production Gear] Free ATH-M50 Headphones with AT 40-Series Mic Purchase
From July 1 through December 31, 2013, anyone who purchases a qualifying Audio-Technica 40 Series high-quality studio microphone will have the chance to redeem an offer for a free pair of ATH-M50 professional studio monitor headphones. With this bundle, anyone will have the tools needed for a truly professional studio microphone and headphone setup.
NAMM 2011 - Audio Technica Wireless Mic Charging System
I've got a few more tid-bits from NAMM 2011 that I thought were worth a mention, even if they aren't made exclusively for DJ's. Audio Technica has been in the wireless microphone business for quite some time offering high quality audio gear since day one. The new Audio Technica 2000 Series Wireless Microphones now have a new charging system that makes it easy for users to just drop in the wireless microphone and/or transmitter for charging and leave it be until the batteries are ready to go again. Introducing the Audio Technica the ATW-CHG2 Two-Bay Recharging Station. This system is perfect for the Karaoke and Mobile DJ's out there who need a good chargeable microphone system to take on the road with them when reliability counts. Details and Press Release Inside.
Audio Technica: "Get Your Own Mic" Video
This is a straight-up hilarious video released by Audio Technica explaining to everyone exactly why they should "Get your own mic". While the video is funny, there is also a lot of truth to what you will see here. Just make sure that when you go to the club to perform or DJ, make sure you get your own mic and Audio Technica can hook you up with some great prices. Click the buy links to see some Audio Technica Microphones at great prices from American Musical. Check out the video inside.
Production Gear: Tascam DR-07mkII Audio Recorder
For the producers out there that need a great personal recorder with some excellent sound quality and high precision microphones, check out the all new Tascam DR-07mkII audio recorder. This easy to use personal recorder is great for capturing high-resolution audio from live performances, studio instrument recordings, and even suitable for radio or interviews. Check inside for the full Press Release and information.
NAMM 2011 - Mackie Loudspeakers and Studio Monitors
One of my final posts from the excellent NAMM 2011 show is from a well-known audio maker who is legendary when it comes to production gear and audio quality. Introducing the Mackie TH-12A and TH-15A Powered Loudspeakers in twelve-inch and fifteen-inch woofer configurations; and the Mackie MR5mk2 and MR8mk2 Powered Studio Monitors in five-inch and eight-inch woofer configurations. Having used Mackie speakers and monitors during countless sessions in the studio, I know that these speakers will more than likely live up to the hype and deliver leading-class sound quality and reliability. Press Release and Information inside.
NAMM 2012: Samson Stage 266 Dual Wireless Microphones
Samson has just released a few new products for the NAMM 2012 show, but my favorite of the bunch is the Stage 266 Dual Wireless Microphone system. This dual VHF transmitter has a volume knob for each microphone and each handheld microphone runs on a 9-Volt battery that is good for a 10-hour run time. They are advertised as having the best clarity amongst most wireless microphone systems. Perhaps we will get a set in the lab for a full video review. Check out the press release inside.