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  1. Vintage Microphones: 10 Essential Originals and Modern Recreations

    Vintage Microphones: 10 Essential Originals and Modern Recreations
    Vintage microphones are many studio owners’ most prized possessions. Their rich history, glorious sound and vintage cachet make them the crown jewels of any studio gear list. But what exactly makes vintage mics so special? In this article, we’ll break down some of the most iconic vintage microphones and the best alternatives to hold you over until you’re able to complete your collection. Continue reading →
  2. Ryan Hewitt Captures Raw Tone On New Chili Peppers Record With Mojave Mics

    Ryan Hewitt Captures Raw Tone On New Chili Peppers Record With Mojave Mics
    Ryan Hewitt is a GRAMMY Award-winning recording and mixing engineer who’s earned No. 1 records with Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Lumineers, blink-182, Little Big Town and more. With an impressive list of credits ranging from icons like Sheryl Crow, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and Alkaline Trio, Hewitt has experience in a wide range of genres. Although the music always changes, one thing stays the same: Hewitt relies on his trusty Mojave mics to capture the sound he’s looking for. Continue reading →
  3. 14 Essential Ribbon Microphones For Your Mic Locker

    14 Essential Ribbon Microphones For Your Mic Locker
    Even after successfully creating the ribbon microphone (and ribbon loudspeaker) in 1924, we're guessing Dr. Walter H. Schottky and Dr. Erwin Gerlach would not list the innovations in their top ten lifetime achievements. But, such is the life of a 20th Century physicist and inventor! Continue reading →
  4. Buyer's Guide: LEWITT

    Buyer's Guide: LEWITT
    Founded in 2009 by Roman Perschon, LEWITT draws from a rich history of Austrian microphone designs. On a self-described mission to “change the status quo of microphone design,” LEWITT collaborates with audio engineers, producers and musicians to create unique products that make it easy for musicians to express themselves with pro-quality sound. Offering a range of dynamic and condenser microphones at a variety of price points, from compact and affordable drum mics to sophisticated tube condensers, LEWITT is sure to have a product that suits your needs. Continue reading →
  5. Warm Audio Unveils New WA-CX12 and WA-47F Microphones, Inspired By Vintage Classics

    Warm Audio Unveils New WA-CX12 and WA-47F Microphones, Inspired By Vintage Classics
    Warm Audio is known for making budget-conscious recreations of classic microphones, such as the popular WA-67, WA-47 and WA-87. Today, the brand announced two highly-anticipated additions to the collection with the new WA-CX12 ($999) and WA-47F microphones ($799). In this blog, we’ll take a closer look at both recreations and how these new Warm Audio mics compare to those that inspired them.  Continue reading →
  6. Celebrating 421 Day And The Legacy Of The Sennheiser MD 421

    Celebrating 421 Day And The Legacy Of The Sennheiser MD 421
    It seems as though there are a handful of microphones that have made their way into just about every recording studio on the planet—from world-class facilities tracking hit records to the makeshift studio in your mom’s garage where you made your band’s first record. These microphones hold some kind of magic power that makes them sound great on almost any source and instantly produce the sounds we’re so used to hearing on our favorite records. Among these magical microphones, the Sennheiser MD 421 holds a special place in our hearts. The MD 421 has appeared on countless hit records and is a favorite amongst many of today’s top engineers. To celebrate 421 Day, we’re looking back at the legacy of this iconic dynamic mic and how it has impacted the industry over the years. Continue reading →
  7. The Best Selling Microphones of 2021

    The Best Selling Microphones of 2021
    Whether you’re looking for a last-minute holiday gift or dog-earing something special to spend your tax return on in 2022, you can’t go wrong with a great studio microphone. And we sure do have a lot of them here at Vintage King! From classic tube condensers to modern modeling mics, there is a truly a microphone that will fit every...
  8. 13+ Ways To Save On Microphones During Vintage King's Black Friday Sale

    13+ Ways To Save On Microphones During Vintage King's Black Friday Sale
    Black Friday is officially here at Vintage King, and as always, we've got hundreds of ways for you to save during our annual sale. To kick things off, we're going to be taking a look at all of the different microphone brands that are currently on sale. Keep checking back as we will be dropping new deals and promos every single day, and you won't want to miss what's coming later this week. Continue reading →
  9. Warm Audio Revives A 90s Classic With The WA-8000 Microphone

    Warm Audio Revives A 90s Classic With The WA-8000 Microphone
    Warm Audio is known for its wallet-friendly recreations of classic microphones with best sellers like the WA-67, WA-47, WA-47jr, and WA-87. With its latest release, the brand is reviving another Mt. Rushmore-worthy mic and this time it's something that engineers have been craving since the heyday of the 1990s. The Warm Audio WA-8000 ($1,199) is a large diaphragm tube condenser microphone that finds its inspiration in a legend from the 1990s. This legendary microphone was a staple of the hip-hop, R&B and pop world over 20 years ago and has been used on tracking sessions ever since. The lineup of influential users reads like an induction class for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame; Dr. Dre, Toni Braxton, Boyz II Men, Eminem, Mariah Carey and countless others. Continue reading →
  10. Arturia And LEWITT Are Hooking You Up With Two Free Plug-Ins With Any Mic Purchase

    Arturia And LEWITT Are Hooking You Up With Two Free Plug-Ins With Any Mic Purchase
    October is here and LEWITT and Arturia have put together a special promo just for you. Yes, you! When you purchase any LEWITT microphone from Vintage King, you're going to receive two plug-ins from Arturia free of charge. That's a value of $198!  Let's get into what plug-ins you'll pick up with your new microphone. Continue reading →

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