Written by Cory Lorentz on December 29, 2016 under Artists
Few pieces of gear inspire so much passion and loyalty as Shure’s SM58. From Led Zeppelin to Henry Rollins, admiring musicians have helped turn this microphone into an icon over the past 50 years.
Written by Nelson Arreguín on February 17, 2016 under Artists
Nelson Arreguín dishes on the difference between what people think the Shure Artist Relations team does and what they really do every day (and night).
Written by Ryan Smith on August 19, 2015 under Artists
Ryan Smith interviews three monitor engineers about building trust with their artists, and the role of that trust in the artists’ ability to deliver confident performances.
Written by Cory Lorentz on February 27, 2015 under Education
For Part Two, we’re going to explore the musical side of mic technique. Let’s start with the easy target: the rapper and his hype man or men, depending on ego size.
Written by Nelson Arreguín on February 13, 2015 under Artists
Love can definitely suck. It can certainly cause a lot of pain. But love wouldn’t be love if it came easy. We wouldn’t cherish it as much if you didn’t earn it out on the battlefield of life.
Written by Brooke Giddens on January 29, 2015 under Artists
If you’re tired of straining to hear live music over clinking bottles and loud conversations, then you need to know about Sofar Sounds, an alternative live-music experience available around the globe. Shure is excited to be partnering with Sofar.
Written by Cory Lorentz on November 12, 2014 under Education
Good mic techniques are intuitive enough that even small children can execute them with no prompting. Somewhere along the path to adulthood, however, that intuition fades. This post series will help you get that intuition back.
Written by Brooke Giddens on November 6, 2014 under Artists
Shure Associates share what they like about hearing certain genres of music in certain places with certain technologies. Tell us about your listening habits!
Written by Brooke Giddens on September 2, 2014 under Artists
The record that you can start on Track 1 and listen all the way through. The album that is flawless from front to back. The complete record is what every artist strives.
Written by Nelson Arreguín on August 22, 2014 under Artists
Last weekend I found myself in Portland, Oregon, in support of MusicFestNW, Portland’s largest outdoor music festival held at Tom McCall Waterfront Park on Saturday August 16th & Sunday August 17th.
Written by Cory Lorentz on August 12, 2014 under Artists
Days before the madness that is Lollapalooza, a fellow colleague stopped in my office with a question…”Do we know anyone from the One Direction camp?” As you can imagine, we get asked this question a lot.
Written by Brooke Giddens on August 8, 2014 under Artists
Brooke Winners THE FOOD. OMG. Martin Doherty of CHVRCHES’ dance moves! I mean, that dude went crazy. It was like a mix of moshing and the Charleston. Fireworks at Calvin Harris’ headlining show! Smallpools’ story about Googling themselves when they first started the band, and how it always brought up links about how killer whales should […]
Written by Brooke Giddens on July 14, 2014 under Artists
Summer is in full swing and as we all know, it’s crucial to have a summer playlist to be the background to all our adventures. As we prepare for our upcoming Chicago festivals (Pitchfork and Lollapalooza), I’ve been finding myself listening to new music constantly. I must admit, coming from Southern Missouri, summer to me […]
Written by Nelson Arreguín on April 18, 2014 under Artists
The news of Nobel Prize winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s death yesterday saddened me. We lost one of the most creative human beings of our time. He enchanted us with his magical realism that combined everyday fiction with the most incredible and improbable characters and narrative which hypnotized you with every word. He also had […]
Written by Nelson Arreguín on April 11, 2014 under Artists
Because of my job doing Artist Relations for Shure I’ve had the pleasure of witnessing some pretty amazing shows. I’ve also had the opportunity to catch some pretty bad ones. Not that I’m complaining… It might be that the band has an off night for whatever reason and they don’t sound as good as you […]
Written by Ryan Smith on February 14, 2014 under Artists
What kind of sound are you going for on stage? Clean, dirty, wet, muddy, or dry? (No, I’m not talking about doing laundry.) You name it, we’ve heard so many different descriptions of the sounds we want to capture out of guitar cabinet speakers. Take Shure Artist Jonny Lang for instance. Killer guitar tone? ABSOLUTELY! […]
A bug? How big was it?
Thanks for taking a moment to report the bug you experienced. We’ll use the information you provide to fix it.
Shure Email Communications: Join Our Community
Delivered monthly, Shure Notes® is a newsletter digest featuring the best of the Shure Blog, including audio how-to articles and videos, webinar invitations, product information, special offers, trade show scoops and artist endorser interviews. You may also receive occasional emails about timely events.
We never share your information with outside companies, so if you receive email from other audio companies, it isn't because you subscribed with us.