Allison Wolcott

Allison Wolcott

Allison Wolcott started singing at Shure and aspires to dive bar gigs. She wishes she were Brandi Carlile, Neko Case, and Johnny Cash all rolled up in a voice box. Interviews with product developers and general Shure news are her beat.
Contests

Share Your Shure Story Winners Announced!

HUGE props and thanks to everyone who participated in the Share Your Shure Story celebration of our 87th birthday! Folks at Shure HQ read your stories in amazement and said stuff like, “Wow, is that for real?” We were...
Contests
FSRC Grand Prize Winners

Fantastic Scholastic Winners Announced!

Listening to the prize-winning tracks makes me irrationally proud. I mean, I didn’t raise the students who made these amazing recordings, and I didn’t teach them to record music. Still, in announcing the winners, I...
Contests
S.N. Shure (1945)

Share Your Shure Story and Win

It’s our 87th birthday here at Shure, and we kinda feel like celebrating. Will you join us? People who knew S. N. Shure, our founder, say he was a great listener. Over the years, we’ve accumulated a library of stories...
First Look

FP Wireless First Look from NAB

In this short video, Bill Oakley previews FP Wireless Systems from the Shure booth at the 2012 NAB Show. Nutshell: FP features portable, flexible components that are exceptionally intuitive. They’re also compatible with our...
First Look

BRH Headsets First Look from NAB

In this short video from the Shure booth at the NAB Show, Michael Johns previews three broadcast headsets. We’re excited that folks at NAB have shown a lot of interest in them so far. Nutshell: the BRH31M, BRH440M, and...
Events
National Open Mic Night

Venues for National Open Mic Night

Open mic nights celebrate music and performance on the grassroots level. For some, they serve as a rite of passage between mom’s garage and the larger world stage. And it’s not unheard of for performers to have their...
Contests

Guitar Center Battle of the Blues

Blues guitarists, prepare for battle! Shure has teamed up with Guitar Center in a search for the nation’s top undiscovered blues guitar player. Check out the competition video trailer: Sign up in-person at your local Guitar...
Contests
Fantastic Scholastic Recording Competition

College Students + Shure Gear = Fantastic

Hands down, my favorite part of the Shure calendar year is working on the Fantastic Scholastic Recording Competition. What’s that, you say? It’s when 10 teams of college students in audio engineering and sound...
News
SRH940 Professional Reference Headphones

Six Reviews of SRH940 Headphones

One of our favorites SRH940 stories comes from the GRAMMY® Awards. John Harris of Music Mix Mobile was troubleshooting an input issue and grabbed the closest pair of cans on-hand for some critical listening on the fly. They were...
Contests
Montreux, Switzerland

Enter the Montreux Jazz Voice Competition

Hey, jazz vocalists: Want to sing here? The 10th Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition is now open to entries. The competition will take place during the Montreux Jazz Festival, June 29-July 14, 2012, in Montreux, Switzerland....
Artists

On Tour With Shure Winter 2012 Issue

Rob Halford commands the cover spot in this issue, in which editor Cory Lorentz reminisces about his father teaching him to keep up with what’s cool in music. Times have changed since Columbia House packages came in the...
Artists

On Tour With Shure Winter 2011 Issue

Matt & Kim take center stage in this issue, in which editor Cory Lorentz ponders the tradition of “best of” lists for music at year’s end, and what goes on behind the scenes in their creation (read: grudges,...
Artists

On Tour With Shure Winter 2010 Issue

Jason Mraz leads this issue, in which editor Cory Lorentz attempts a short-list of bands who could be the next Beatles, Rolling Stones, or Led Zeppelin. View and download the full On Tour With Shure Winter 2010 Issue on shure.com....
Artists

On Tour With Shure Winter 2009 Issue

Babasónicos rock the cover of this issue, in which editor Cory Lorentz schemes to influence the musical tastes of the child he’s expecting…then decides the best way is to let her find her own way when the time comes....