Aim each microphone at top drum heads. An SM57 isn't designed to accurately pick up a soft instrument such as an acoustic guitar. You need to get a condenser mic. The Shure SM57 is the industry workhorse, and with good reason. At its core, the Shure SM57 is a relatively simple, low cost, general-purpose dynamic microphone which excels in a wide variety of situations. What's also true about the SM57 is that it sounds great on a wide variety of sources. 1 bid. Its a dynamic microphone. Shure Drum Mic Kit DMK57-52 - Beta 52A - SM57. Its durable, bulletproof design stands up to road travel and abuse. A Must-have Mic for Studio and Stage! The Shure SM57 is a legendary dynamic mic; even that’s probably an understatement. On double head toms, you can also remove bottom head and place a mic inside pointing up toward top drum head. You’ll find it being used to mic up everything from toms and snares, to brass instruments and guitar amplifiers. Click & Collect. Ending Thursday at 9:11AM GMT 2d 10h. Shure SM57 Microphone with A50D Drum Mount. £15.00 postage. From its origins in broadcast media, to its versatility in music recording and performance, the SM57 has seen it, … When you buy a Shure SM57, you've got a great dynamic microphone for life. Even if there is something wrong with your mic, I … £26.20. Its easily the most popular, ubiquitous instrument microphone in the whole world. above drum heads. Ending Sunday at 6:29PM GMT 5d 19h Click & Collect. Snare Drum: 2.5 to 7.5 cm (1 to 3 in.) £12.00 postage. Its incredible recording capabilities and affordable price make it an indispensable part of the arsenal of any musician. The dynamic SM57 mic performs reliably delivering natural sound night after night. or Best Offer. Accounts of its heroic toughness lie at the center of countless music-industry legends, most of which are perfectly true. Some vocalists even prefer it ahead of its cousin, the SM58. £21.00. The SM57 adds just the right amount of low-end weight, while also adding presence and 'crack' to the drum. For this reason, the 57 is a go-to mic and has featured on … One mic on each tom, or between each pair of toms, 2.5 to 7.5 cm (1 to 3 in.) 8 bids. The Shure SM57 is one of the most popular professional instrument microphones of all time. When it comes to micing a snare drum, the SM57 has pretty much dominated for the best part of 50 years. Whether you work from the studio or on the stage, the SM57 is the mic that will help you bring your musical vision to your audience perfectly and without fail. Better for loud things, such as singers/ drums, bass cabs, guitar cabs. £3.10 postage. Shure SM57 Microphone. Medium attack; full, balanced sound. Perfectly at home in the studio too. The Shure SM57 and SM58 are great little versatile and durable dynamic cardioid microphones that every studio or live sound set up should have. £420.00.