Midnight Blues Drum Packs

The new stage-ready Midnight Blues Packs offer outstanding application-specific microphones and accessories for performing and recording drummers.


Live sound & studio miking essentials

The new stage-ready Midnight Blues Packs offer outstanding application-specific microphones and accessories for performing and recording drummers.

All-metal construction, impressive sound and distinctive styling set Midnight Blues microphones apart from all other mics in their class. For loud and clear performance on a budget, cut through the mix with Midnight Blues Drum Packs: live sound and studio miking essentials from Audio-Technica.

Make an impact
The MB/Dk4 Drum Pack includes a core selection of four microphones specifically engineered for drum applications. The three included MB 5k snare/tom microphones and one MB 6k kick microphone feature low-profile design for minimum visibility and versatile placement options around the drum kit. Also included in the package are three drum-rim microphone mounts and a durable carrying case.

Studio-quality performance
The comprehensive MB/Dk6 Drum Pack expands on the MB/DK4 Drum Pack with the addition of two MB 4K cardioid condenser microphones ideal for drum overhead miking.

About the microphones
MB 4k Cardioid Condenser Microphone
With a condenser design and extended frequency response perfect for overheads and hi-hat, the MB 4k features versatile battery/phantom operation, rugged all-metal construction, soft-touch finish, gold-plated XLRM-type connector, and an on/off switch. Its cardioid polar pattern minimizes feedback. High volumes come through without distortion; even subtle nuances are clean and precise.

  • Condenser design for studio-quality performance

  • Extended response for smooth, natural sonic characteristics

  • Rugged all-metal construction and on/off switch

  • Soft-touch finish for durability and minimal mechanical noise

  • Battery/phantom operation for maximum versatility

  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source
MB 5k Cardioid Dynamic Snare/Tom Microphone
Tailored for snare, rack toms and other highly dynamic instruments, the MB 5k snare/tom microphone offers a moving coil dynamic design with cardioid polar pattern, delivering superior off-axis rejection for maximum gain before feedback. With a frequency response of 100-12,000 Hz, the mic is engineered to handle fast transients and high SPLs.
  • Custom-engineered for use on snare and toms

  • Road-ready all-metal construction

  • Low-profile percussion-style design

  • Built-in adjustable stand mount

  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source
MB 6k Cardioid Dynamic Kick Microphone
The cardioid dynamic MB 6k kick microphone has a frequency response of 60-12,000 Hz. A natural at handling high SPLs, the MB 6k delivers superior results on bass drum as well as on floor and deep rack toms.
  • Custom-engineered for use on kick drum
  • Rugged all-metal construction

  • Low-profile design for easy placement

  • Built-in adjustable stand mount

  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source