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

View our podcasting software recommendations below

The Basic Set-Up

  • Sennheiser E835 Dynamic Cardioid Vocal Microphone

    Sennheiser E835 Dynamic Cardioid Vocal Microphone

    Sennheiser

    • Cardioid Pick-up pattern
    • Good Ambient noise and feedback rejection
    • Powerful sound presence boost

    As low as $99.95






  • 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

    Shure

    • Type: Dynamic (moving coil)
    • Frequency Response: 50 to 15,000 Hz
    • Polar Pattern: Unidirectional (cardioid), rotationally symmetrical about microphone axis, uniform with frequency
    • Impedance: Rated impedance is 150 Ohms (300 Ohms actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low impedance
    • V-Groove in rear of top section for easier assembly and confident setup

    As low as $124.99






  • Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Silver

    Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone - Silver

    Blue Microphones

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

    As low as $106.00






The Pro Mic Setup

  • Heil PR-40 Dynamic Studio Recording Microphone

    Heil PR-40 Dynamic Studio Recording Microphone

    Heil

    • Generating element: Copper-wound dynamic with neodymium magnet structure
    • Body: Steel body with zinc die-cast bottom ring
    • Frequency response: 28Hz to 18kHz
    • Impedance: 600 ohms balanced
    • Output level: -53.9dB @ 1,000 Hz

    As low as $327.00






  • Heil Sound PL-2T Overhead Broadcast Boom

    Heil Sound PL-2T Overhead Broadcast Boom

    Heil Sound
    Internal springsTop and back plates are removable for convenient cable threadingStandard C clamp mountAccepts standard 5/8″ threaded mic clips/shockmounts
    As low as $120.00






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

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

    Nady Systems. Inc.

    • Top rated Professional Pop filter for vocal microphones
    • Multi-positional windscreen for optimum performance
    • Stops plosives and protects your mic
    • Includes boom and microphone stand clamp
    • Swivel mount for easy positioning, plus extra long and flexible gooseneck holder

    As low as $15.49






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$ 57.08








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  • 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
    • Bundle includes: Xcite + Software Bundle, an authorization code for Ableton Live Lite, and Focusrite Comp/Reverb/EQ/Gate VST/AU plugin

    As low as $452.86






  • PreSonus AudioBox USB 2×2 USB Recording Interface

    PreSonus AudioBox USB 2x2 USB Recording Interface

    PreSonus

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  • 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$ 359.41








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