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Stories about our passion for music and gear, and a look inside Shure HQ.

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Nashville Mayor at Shure

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry Visits Shure

Nashville and Shure share a desire to support the music industry however possible. We were honored to host Nashville Mayor Megan Barry at our headquarters for a tour and conversations about common goals.
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My Mom's SM58

My Mom’s SM58

A few years ago, I lost my SM58 at a gig. As I scrambled about the festival grounds desperately searching for it and fighting back tears, I was met with curious looks and questioning eyes. Why the dramatics over a $100 mic that was so easily replaceable? One reason: that SM58 belonged to my mother. […]
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Build Your Own Unidyne!

Build Your Own Unidyne!

It was 75 years ago today when Shure released a rugged, high-performance public address microphone called the Unidyne® 55. No ordinary microphone, the 55 gave the world the first professional tool to reproduce sound in vibrant tones and textures, without the complex setup requirements of other mics of the time. Beyond the microphone’s amazing sonic […]
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Disney Research Photo

Disney Sends Audio Signal Through Human Touch

At Shure, we talk a lot about the audio signal path when we refer to sound’s journey from microphone to mixer to P.A. system. But we were blown away by a recent Disney Research Technology project called “Ishin-Den-Shin” which transmits an audio signal, in part, through the human body. The project’s audio chain includes a modified Shure […]
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In Their Own Words: What It’s Like to Intern at Shure

There’s nothing like starting an internship when you’re young, smart, talented, and full of ideas…and discovering by the end of Day 1 that nobody’s interested. That you’re there to do the grunt work that full-time associates don’t want to deal with. Not at Shure. Often, Shure interns come back for multiple summers, and sometimes, they […]
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Shure Associates Bring the Music: Eat to the Beat 2012

I’m not going to lie. It’s a dreary, cold fall day here at Shure HQ, and I could use a pick-me-up. Thankfully, I work with a slew of talented musicians whose summer 2012 performances were captured on video, so I can watch and listen whenever I need a little sunshine. Eat to the Beat is […]
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What I Did Last Summer: Shure 2012 Interns Tell All

Ah, summer internships. Filing, coffee runs, answering phones…oh wait, those were MY summer internships back in the late nineties. Summer internships at Shure are real jobs, and our recruiters travel far and wide to find the best college talent to fill them. Interns at Shure can expect to be an important part of their team, […]