Audio Technica’s Got the Midnight Blues

Apr 23, 2004 12:00 PM, Editors


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Audio-Technica recently introduced the next generation of Midnight Blues microphones, based on its original vocal and instrument mic series.

The new Midnight Blues line is comprised of four models: the MB1k Unidirectional Dynamic Vocal Microphone; MB2k Unidirectional Dynamic Instrument Microphone; MB3k Unidirectional Dynamic Vocal Microphone; and MB4k Cardioid Condenser Microphone. All models are available with an optional 15-foot XLRM cable.

The MB1k Unidirectional Dynamic Vocal Microphone features Audio-Technica’s Hi-ENERGY® neodymium magnet structure; Magna-Lock™ switch design; and corrosion-resistant gold-plated XLRM connectors. The MB1k also includes the AT8470 Quiet-Flex™ stand clamp and 5/8 – 27-inch to 3/8 – 16-inch threaded adapter.

The MB2k Unidirectional Dynamic Instrument Microphone features a tailored frequency response, Hi-ENERGY neodymium magnet structure, soft-touch finish, Magna-Lock switch, and gold-plated XLRM connectors, and comes with the AT8470 Quiet-Flex stand clamp.

The MB3k Unidirectional Dynamic Vocal Microphone features a Hi-ENERGY neodymium magnet structure for improved output and fast transient response. Other features include A-T’s Magna-Lock silent switch, soft-touch finish, gold-plated XLRM connectors, the AT8470 Quiet-Flex stand clamp.

The MB4k Cardioid Condenser Microphone has an extended frequency response, soft-touch finish, on/off switch, gold-plated XLRM connectors, battery/phantom operation, and comes with the AT8405a stand clamp, battery, and 5/8 - 27-inch to 3/8 – 16-inch threaded adaptor.

All models comes with a five-year warranty. MSRP: MB1k, $49, $59 with cable; MB2k, $69, $79 with cable; MB3k, $69, $79 with cable; MB4k, $129, $139 with cable.

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