USA
Great Britain USA
       
Coles
4104 Ribbon
2009
Commentators Sound-Cancelling Ribbon Mic
Used in broadcasting for many years
 
Dubsounds rating 3
 
Joe Meek
JM-27 Condenser
2008
Small-Diaphragm Condenser Mic
Came free with Joe Meek Twin-Q
 
Dubsounds rating 3
 
       
Germany
China
       
Neumann
U-87 Condenser
1986
Large-Diaphragm Condenser Mic

Industry standard... classic studio mic

 
Dubsounds rating 5
 
 
Pure
XIX Condenser
2000
Large-Diaphragm Condenser Mic
Almost identical to the Røde NT1000
 
Dubsounds rating 4
 
       
USA
USA
       
Realistic
PZM (x2)
1984
Pressure Zone Mic
Unique mic design, excellent for drum rooms
 
Dubsounds rating 3
 
 
Shure
SM-58 (x4)
1982-2002
Cardioid Dynamic Mic
Another indistry standard... essential!
 
Dubsounds rating 3
 
       
Japan
Japan
       
Sony
ECM-909
1989
Field Recording Stereo Condenser Mic
Used with portable Sony TCD-D3 DAT recorder
 
Dubsounds rating 2
Yamaha
MZ-101
1987
Cardioid Dynamic Mic
Knocks an SM-58 into a cocked hat!
 
Dubsounds rating 4