Podcasting Rigs & Gear

Our rigs and gear recommendations for podcasting

Where available we are offering products in the Canadian or American Amazon stores. Some items are not Available in Canada yet but we still appreciate the support

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The Basic Set-Up

  • Sennheiser E835 Dynamic Cardioid Microphone

    Sennheiser E835 Dynamic Cardioid Microphone

    Sennheiser

    • Metal construction and internal shock-mount system minimizes handling noise
    • Cardioid pick-up pattern provides good signal isolation and feedback rejection, enabling higher sound levels to be obtained
    • Minimal Proximity effect provides consistently clear bass end performance when singing closer to or further from capsule
    • Gentle presence boost to even tonal response ensures clarity and projection
    • Frequency response 40-16,000 Hz, Impedence 350 Ohms
    • Cardioid Pick-up pattern
    • Good Ambient noise and feedback rejection
    • Powerful sound presence boost

    As low as CDN$ 128.98






  • Shure SM58-LC Vocal Microphone Bundle with Boom Stand, 20-Foot XLR Cable, Windscreen, and Polishing Cloth

    Shure SM58-LC Vocal Microphone Bundle with Boom Stand, 20-Foot XLR Cable, Windscreen, and Polishing Cloth

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    As low as CDN$ 194.79






  • Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Silver Edition

    Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone - Silver Edition

    Blue Microphones

    • Tri-capsule array – 3 condesner capsules can record almost any situation
    • Multiple pattern selection – cardioid, bidirectional, omnidirectional and stereo
    • Gain control, mute button, zero-latency headphone output
    • Perfect for vocals, musical instruments, pocasting, voiceovers, interviews, field recordings, conference calls
    • Plug ‘n play – Mac and PC compatible

    As low as CDN$ 122.37






The Pro Mic Setup



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  • Heil Sound PL-2T Overhead Broadcast Boom

    Heil Sound PL-2T Overhead Broadcast Boom

    Heil Sound

    As low as CDN$ 154.99






  • Nady MPF-6 6-Inch Clamp on Microphone Pop Filter

    Nady MPF-6 6-Inch Clamp on Microphone Pop Filter

    Nady

    • 6-Inch stand
    • Clamp on microphone pop filter with boom
    • Stand clamp
    • Pop filter for vocal microphones
    • Designed for professional vocal recording environments
    • Stops plosives and protects your mic
    • Includes boom and microphone stand clamp
    • Swivel mount for easy positioning; flexible gooseneck holder

    As low as CDN$ 42.49






Headphones

  • Plantronics DSP400 Foldable Multimedia Headset

    Plantronics DSP400 Foldable Multimedia Headset

    Plantronics

    • Multi use stereo headset with built-in microphone
    • Folds easily for convenient storage
    • USB plug and play compatible–no sound card required
    • Built-in digital signal processor provides enhanced, full-range stereo sound
    • Inline digital volume and mute controls for easy access

    As low as CDN$ 57.20






  • Sony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphragm Headphone

    Sony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphragm Headphone

    Sony

    • Neodymium magnets and 40mm drivers for powerful, detailed sound
    • Closed-ear design provides comfort and outstanding reduction of external noises
    • 9.8-foot cord ends in gold-plated plug; 1/4-inch adapter included
    • Folds up for storage or travel in provided soft case
    • Frequency Response: 10Hz – 20 kHz

    As low as CDN$ 125.79






  • Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO Headphone, 250 ohms

    Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO Headphone, 250 ohms

    Beyerdynamic
    Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO, 250 ohms
    As low as CDN$ 253.59






Desks or Interfaces

  • Mackie 1202-VLZ3 12-Ch. Compact Recording/SR Mixer

    Mackie 1202-VLZ3 12-Ch. Compact Recording/SR Mixer

    Loud Technologies, Inc.

    • FREE Shipping to the Southern Provinces!
    • We Pay Customs, Duty and Brokerage! You Pay Nothing for Delivery!
    • 30 Day 100% Satisfaction Guarantee and Lifetime Warranty on most products!
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    • Detailed Technical Specifications Listed Below.

    As low as CDN$ 451.10






  • Focusrite Saffire Pro 24 DSP Firewire Audio Interface

    Focusrite Saffire Pro 24 DSP Firewire Audio Interface

    Focusrite

    • Onboard DSP chip powers the Virtual Reference Monitoring feature
    • 24 channels of I/O (16 In, 8 Out)
    • 2 award winning Focusrite mic-pres, 8 ADAT in, 6 analog out, SPDIF/Stereo in/out, MIDI in/out
    • 2 unique loop-back virtual channels for routing between software applications
    • o Bundle includes: Xcite + Software Bundle, an authorization code for Ableton Live Lite, and Focusrite Comp/Reverb/EQ/Gate VST/AU plugin

    As low as CDN$ 418.97






  • Presonus Audiobox USB – 2×2 USB Audio Recording System with Studio One Artist

    Presonus Audiobox USB - 2x2 USB Audio Recording System with Studio One Artist

    Presonus

    • High Quality Mic Pres, Professional 24-bit converters, USB bus-powered
    • Studio One Artist DAW Recording Software Loaded with 20 Native Effects Plug-ins and Instruments

    As low as CDN$ 169.95






Field Recorders

  • Zoom H4N Handy Portable Digital Recorder

    Zoom H4N Handy Portable Digital Recorder

    Zoom

    • Built-in X/Y stereo mics record at either 90° or 120°
    • Four channel simultaneous recording using built-in and external mics
    • Digitally controlled, high-quality mic preamp for improved audio quality
    • Large 1.9-Inch LCD screen and improved user interface for easy operation
    • 24bit/96kHz Linear PCM recording for pristine recording

    As low as CDN$ 287.49






  • TASCAM DR-100mkII 2-Channel Portable Digital Recorder

    TASCAM DR-100mkII 2-Channel Portable Digital Recorder

    Tascam

    • Locking XLR inputs accept balanced mic or line inputs, Two sets of microphones for cardioid or omnidirectional pickup, Dual battery systems for hours of recording, Stereo S/PDIF digital input, Rugged aluminum construction
    • Locking XLR inputs accept balanced mic or line inputs
    • Two sets of microphones for cardioid or omnidirectional pickup
    • Dual battery systems for hours of recording
    • Stereo S/PDIF digital input
    • Rugged aluminum construction

    As low as CDN$ 337.56






  • Tascam Dr-40 4-Track Portable Digital Recorder

    Tascam Dr-40 4-Track Portable Digital Recorder

    Tascam

    • XLR/TRS balanced MIC/LINE inputs with phantom power and +4dbu line level input
    • Switchable microphone position from X-Y to A-B, 4-track recording-record the built-in microphones and mic inputs at the same time
    • Dual recording captures a safety track to prevent distorted takes, Up to 96Hz/24-bit resolution
    • XLR / TRS balanced MIC/LINE inputs with phantom power and +4dbu line level input.
    • Switchable microphone position from X-Y to A-B
    • 4-track recording – record the built-in microphones and mic inputs at the same time
    • Dual recording captures a safety track to prevent distorted takes
    • Up to 96Hz/24-bit resolution

    As low as CDN$ 235.00






Studio Extras

  • Ultra-Compact 4-Channel Stereo Headphone Amplifier

    Ultra-Compact 4-Channel Stereo Headphone Amplifier

    Behringer

    • 4-channel stereo headphone amplifier for use with all types of headphones
    • Four high-power stereo amplifiers
    • Highest sonic quality even at maximum volume
    • Output level control for each channel
    • DC 12-Volt adapter included

    As low as CDN$ 40.00






  • Pyle-Pro PMKS8 U-Base Gooseneck Desktop Microphone Stand

    Pyle-Pro PMKS8 U-Base Gooseneck Desktop Microphone Stand

    Pyle-Pro

    • Die Casting Iron U Shape Stand
    • Adjustable Positioning
    • Mic Holder Included
    • Weight: 2.6lbs – Base Spread: 5.6 in. x 6.75 in
    • Dimensions: L 5.5-Inch X W 7-Inch X H 11.8
    • Dimensions: L 5.5” X W 7” X H 11.8

    As low as CDN$ 16.49






  • Rolls MM11 MicMute – Microphone Mute Switch

    Rolls MM11 MicMute - Microphone Mute Switch

    Rolls

    • Lowers the mic signal about 60 dB
    • Passes Phantom Power
    • Sets on a podium or mounts to a Rolls MSC106 Mic Stand Clamp in the event the MM11 is to be used by hand.
    • Large actuator switch which may be used by hand as well as foot

    As low as CDN$ 46.95






Software Mentioned:
Audacity
Levelator
Garageband
Adobe Audition
Skype
Wiretap Studio
Audio HighJack Pro
Skype Call Recorder