Kick drums can be notoriously hard to mic up, maintaining the balance between the right amount of snap from the skin and boom from the inside of the drum requires a bit of know how, but more importantly, it requires a specialist mic to capture the rugged sounds effectively.
Capture the kick
The Shure PGA52 Microphone is undoubtedly the perfect tool for the job. This high-performance, cardioid mic is especially tuned to capture low-end punch at even the most extreme volume levels without breaking a sweat. When a bass drum is captured and sent through a PA system, your sound is instantly taken up to the next level, bringing huge presence and that low-down thump that audiences love to hear.
The Shure PGA52 Microphone comes fully equipped with an integrated stand mount and 5/8” to 3/8” thread adapter so you can connect it straight away to the mic stand of your choice, (most microphone stands are compatible with both the adapter and PGA52). Also included in the package is a 4.5m XLR to XLR cable to send the signal straight to your desk.
Shure are one of the world leaders of premium mic production and the Shure PGA52 Microphone is testament to that, with it's tailored frequency response, its premium dynamic, cardioid capsule and hard as nails build quality, you can have a professional quality kick drum mic at a great price to suit all budgets.
Manufacturer Shure Model PGA52 Connectivity Output:
Frequency Response 30 Hz - 13 kHz Included Accessories 4.5 Metre Cable, Storage Bag Microphone Type Dynamic Microphone Polar Pattern Cardioid
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