Written by Marc Young on January 17, 2019 under FeaturedMOTIV
What does adventure sound like? Shure gave three up-and-coming artists the new MV88+ Video Kit, so they could craft original songs from audio recorded at Red Bull sporting events.
Written by Soren Pedersen on January 11, 2019 under MOTIVPodcastingVlogging
The Shure MV88 Stereo Condenser Microphone makes it easy to record professional-quality audio on the go. And now there’s an ideal way to combine great sound and smartphone video with the MV88+ Video Kit.
Written by Marc Young on September 18, 2018 under MOTIV
Max Graef is a musician, producer and DJ in Berlin known for infusing electronic music with hip-hop and jazz. Hear how he melds his eclectic influences in the final episode of MAKING IT, a four-part multimedia series from Shure and Mixcloud.
Written by Marc Young on September 10, 2018 under MOTIV
Alex Maeland and Eugene Kan aim to tell the creative community’s stories. Learn how their online platform Maekan explores the connections between fashion, tech, music and more in the third episode of MAKING IT, a four-part multimedia series from Shure and Mixcloud.
Written by Cheryl Jennison DaProza on September 6, 2018 under Home RecordingMOTIVWebinars
In our next free webinar, we discuss with special guest Cliff Goldmacher the what, why, and how of rough recordings as well as some concrete, practical approaches to making your rough recordings as polished as possible.
Written by Marc Young on August 14, 2018 under MOTIV
Tokyo-based producer and DJ Sapphire Slows started out recording her own brand of dreamy electronic music in her bedroom. Discover what inspires her unique soundscapes in the second episode of MAKING IT, a four-part multimedia series from Shure and Mixcloud.
Written by Marc Young on August 8, 2018 under MOTIV
Poet. Filmmaker. Photographer. London’s Caleb Femi is passionate about words and communicating ideas. Find out what drives his creativity in the first episode of MAKING IT, a four-part multimedia series from Shure and Mixcloud.
Written by Jürgen Schwörer on July 27, 2018 under Home RecordingMOTIV
Are you in the market for a USB microphone, but aren’t sure which one best fits your recording needs? Don’t worry; we’ve got everything you need to know about mics offering both plug-and-play functionality and great sound.
Written by Thomas Banks on March 22, 2018 under MOTIV
The new ShurePlus™ MOTIV™ Video app makes recording high quality audio while filming with an iPhone easier than ever before. Product Manager Thomas Banks explains what all the fuss is about.
Written by Marc Young on February 15, 2018 under MOTIV
What happens when you give innovative producers MV88 microphones and whisk them away to record sounds in unusual locations? Check out Bonafide Magazine’s video series to see electronica DJ Illum Sphere bash beats into shape at a demolition derby.
Written by Marc Young on January 30, 2018 under MOTIV
What happens when you give innovative producers MV88 microphones and whisk them away to record sounds in unusual locations? Check out Bonafide Magazine’s video series to see UK beatmaker Paul White hunt for audio at the eerie Maunsell Sea Forts.
Written by Tucker Jenkins on January 18, 2018 under MOTIV
What’s a teenage off-road champion to do when he’s outgrown his mini-sized truck? Mod kart racer Chris Nunes decided to help younger drivers by using a MV88 microphone and his iPhone to record his experiences.
Written by Marc Young on January 9, 2018 under MOTIV
With mobile recording becoming an increasingly popular way to create unique sounds, Shure invited UK producer Illum Sphere to take part in Ableton’s Loop festival for music makers.
Written by Ryan Smith on December 22, 2017 under BroadcastMOTIV
“You’ll shoot your eye out!” Playback engineer Eric Johnston used the Shure MV88 Digital Stereo Condenser microphone to capture “foley” sound effects for the recent live TV broadcast of the holiday classic A Christmas Story.
Written by Marc Young on December 5, 2017 under MOTIV
The singer-songwriter Joel Havea brings a bit of Australian sunshine to his adopted home Germany, so brighten up your day with the latest episode of the Shure audio series showcasing live recordings.
Written by Marc Young on November 21, 2017 under MOTIV
Sprechen Sie electro pop? Brush up on your German with a set from Austrian band Yukno on the Shure audio series showcasing live recordings made with MOTIV microphones.
Written by Marc Young on November 2, 2017 under MOTIV
Enjoy an old-fashion rave-up with Swedish dance pop maestro Olsson in this edition of our audio series showcasing live recordings made with MOTIV™ microphones.
Written by Marc Young on October 24, 2017 under MOTIV
Get closer to the music with our new audio series featuring live recordings with MOTIV™ microphones. This episode showcases Irish singer-songwriter A.S. Fanning.
Written by Marc Young on October 11, 2017 under MOTIV
Check out the Shure series focused on live recordings with MOTIV microphones. For this episode, we captured indie rockers Le Trouble on stage in Berlin.
Written by Marc Young on September 26, 2017 under MOTIV
Get closer to the music with our new MOTIV Live series featuring live recordings with MOTIV™ microphones. The first episode showcases Canadian band Current Swell in Berlin.
Written by Soren Pedersen on August 30, 2017 under MOTIVVlogging
Sometimes you don’t have to look too far for the story. Rapper and stay-at-home dad turned vlogger Glen Henry explains how he attracts a hundred thousand viewers with a crew of one, three kids under five and a couple of MOTIV microphones.
Written by Paul Crognale on August 23, 2017 under Mobile JournalismMOTIV
From blaring and brash to tranquil and serene, India is a vibrant symphony of sounds. Matthew Bell created an audio diary of his recent trip to the country armed with just a Shure MV88 microphone and an iPhone.
Written by Soren Pedersen on February 14, 2017 under MOTIVPodcasting
Podcasters and other content creators looking for professional quality audio need search no further: the Shure MOTIV line has you covered with the great sounding – and good looking – MV5 and MV51 digital microphones.
Written by Cheryl Jennison DaProza on February 7, 2017 under Home RecordingMOTIVWebinars
In this webinar, songwriter, music producer, and educator Cliff Goldmacher will show us how he uses Shure MOTIV microphones to document songwriting sessions and record high-quality demos.
Written by Marc Young on December 22, 2016 under MicrophonesMOTIVVlogging
With online entertainment becoming more like professional TV productions, it’s increasingly important to find the best mic for your vlog or web-based show.
Written by Thomas Banks on November 8, 2016 under Mobile JournalismMOTIVPodcasting
Got a MOTIV microphone? The ShurePlus MOTIV app can help you do more with it. Check out version 2.0, which offers new editing capabilities and a streamlined interface.
Written by Soren Pedersen on October 5, 2016 under MOTIV
Recording band practices, inspirations, and concert videos (plus future-proofing your mobile recording potential) is so much easier with this iOS mic.
Written by Paul Crognale on August 12, 2016 under MOTIV
Thomas Wing-Evans and Michael Perkins embarked on a sound and photography project in Iceland, where they captured all the sounds using an MV88 and an iPhone.
Written by Davida Rochman on April 21, 2016 under MOTIV
Filmmaker and documentarian Daniel Zox explains how the MOTIV™ MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone captured sound from the Lower East Side to the bike trails of Sedona.
Written by Davida Rochman on March 30, 2016 under MicrophonesMOTIV
Lead Industrial Designer John Miller explains how iconic Shure microphones of the 20th century inspired the design of two portable MOTIV™ digital condenser microphones.
Written by Davida Rochman on September 23, 2015 under MOTIV
The best recording studio might be one that you can fit in your pocket. Here’s a look at everything you can do with digital recording solutions designed for your favorite mobile devices.
Written by Davida Rochman on May 29, 2015 under MOTIV
Shure sent one of its new MOTIV iOS digital mics to school at The Second City’s Training Center in Chicago. In this article, two instructors tell us how the MV51 fared in class.
Written by Cheryl Jennison DaProza on March 23, 2015 under MOTIV
Cheryl Jennison DaProza puts our forthcoming MOTIV MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone to the test on a family cruise vacation. Check out her take on its audio quality and ease of use.
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