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Beyerdynamic M88 TG
Beyerdynamic M88 TG
List Price: $399.00
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Product Code: 1525


Beyerdynamic M88 TG Dynamic Microphone

Beyerdynamic M88 TG Vocal & Brass Microphone legendary sound for vocals, bass drum, and studio

Beyerdynamic M88 TG Microphone Details

The Beyerdynamic M88 TG Microphone is a born classic and the M88 has to take centre-stage for being far ahead of its time when it was first introduced in the 1960s. Incorporating a new low-mass diaphragm element, the M 88 TG has earned its place in history in the Kick Drum. Sound engineers have found that the lightening fast response of the microphones reproduces the complex sound patterns of this instrument resulting in the tight ¡°thump¡° without the need for complex signal processing. This characteristic works equally well on other instruments especially where intricate low frequencies and their harmonics need to be captured. The M 88 TG is one of the most frequently specified microphones by sound engineers worldwide and heralded a beyerdynamic contemporary classic as this microphone becomes renown for capturing emotive audio signals.

Beyerdynamic M88 TG Microphone Features

  • Extended frequency range with rising high end and exceptional bass reproduction
  • High volume-before-feedback
  • Integrated hum-buck coil
  • High SPL handling capability
  • Rugged construction
  • Supplied with microphone clamp and storage bag

Beyerdynamic M88 TG Microphone Specifications

  • Transducer type: Dynamic
  • Frequency response: 30 - 20,000 Hz
  • Polar pattern: Hypercardioid
  • Nominal impedance: 200

Beyerdynamic M88 TG Microphone Application

  • Vocals
  • Bass drum
  • Bass amp
  • Cajon
  • Studio

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What We Think - Beyerdynamic M88 TG Review

When it comes to the M 88 TG, it's pretty much this simple - you just have to have one in your mic locker. The M 88 TG is a proven performer for vocals, kick drums (legendary), horns, bass amps, and various other instruments in the studio and on the stage. It's arguably the nicest dynamic mic that you will ever own and the sound is simply worth the coin.

Alan Moon - Front End Audio

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Average Customer Review 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 7

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Beyer vocal mic December 9, 2014
Reviewer: Joel Lager from Playa Del Rey, CA United States  
I instantly liked this microphone from the moment I plugged it in. The gain and clarity was obvious before even singing into it.
After trying several other mic's in a shootout, I found that I actually sing better with this mic.
Very clear, and warm sounding throughout. It does have some hand handling noise, and there were some occasionally plosive pop's, but no worse than any other mic I've tried. It sounded pretty consistent on different genres of music; Rock, Pop, R&B, Blues. I had a singer friend of mine come listen for a second opinion, took her about 5 min. to choose this mic.
I tracked some vocals in Pro Tools with the M88 and found it to sound very similar to my Shure SM7B, and was able to comp the takes into one track... pretty nice. I found it sounds pretty good on a guitar cabinet as well. Highly recommended!

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Beyer M88 Dynamic Microphone July 19, 2014
Reviewer: Richard OIrdoubegian from Monterey Park, CA United States  
This microphone sounds great just plugged in
a console w/no EQ! Its very linear and doesn't require much tweaking to sound good. I haven't put this mic to the test much, but sounds great on vocals and will be trying it on guitar and kick.
Thanks again Alan for your great customer support!

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M 88 TG October 17, 2013
Reviewer: Jason Atkins from Gold Coast, Queensland Australia  
Very happy!

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The German Experience May 22, 2013
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Australia  
Oh, so this is what it's like to own a nice German mic. You get a beautiful, solid brass lump of a microphone, with a frequency response plot for your own individual item. ayou also get a clip and padded bag.
The mic is warm at thte bottom end, but not wooly. The top-end is lovely and "smooth" (now I understand what they mean by 'Chinese crispiness in the top-end). The mic's response is a little scooped-out around 500-1000Hz from memory and this is reported as being good for nasal vocals. However this seems to be a mic that is useful for many, many more things. Vocal and instrument. Studio and live (the latter owing to the hypercardioid response and high gain before feedback).
Considering the street price, this would have to be one of the best-value microphones I know of.

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great dynamic May 25, 2012
Reviewer: DW from Manassas, VA United States  
Front End Audio has a fantastic price on this mic.  For those without the budget for a fancy tube LDC or Neumann, this can make a really great vocal microphone in the same league, but differently tonal, than the SM7 or RE20.  The M88 is bold bright and super smooth sounding, yes almost condenser like.  It also is one of my favorite mics for bass guitar amplifiers.  It excells in close drum miking applications as well

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