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Complete Live Sound Instrument Coverage

With the addition of the Artist Series ATM230 and Artist Elite AE2300, Audio-Technica now offers a complete line of high-performance instrument microphones. Both models excel in high-SPL environments, but are designed for distinct applications. The hypercardioid ATM230 (available as a single mic or in a 3-pack) features a rugged, low-profile design and included drum mount, making it ideally suited for miking toms, snares and other percussion instruments. The cardioid AE2300, with its exceptional high-frequency and transient response, is perfect for miking guitar amps, brass and woodwinds, plus drums and percussion. A mic for every instrument. Line your stage with A-T.

ATM230 Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone

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

  • Handles very high SPL at close range

  • Big, warm low-frequency response with excellent attack

  • Low-profile design permits versatile placement around drum kit

  • Rare earth magnet for improved output and transient response

  • Rugged, all-metal design and construction for years of trouble-free use

  • Includes AT8665 drum mount and a soft protective pouch

AE2300 Cardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone
  • Excels in high-SPL applications

  • Proprietary double-dome diaphragm construction that improves high-frequency and transient response

  • Maintains directionality across the entire frequency range

  • Minimal off-axis coloration (frequency response is nearly identical at 0, 90, and 180) helps to maintain phase cohesion in multiple microphone setups

  • Switchable low-pass filter removes harsh, high-frequency hiss without negatively affecting the overall tone of an instrumen

  • Low-profile design allows microphone to be placed easily and unobtrusively in a wide variety of setups

  • Rugged, brass metal construction ensures dependable performance in live music applications

  • Includes AT8471 isolation stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands, 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter, and a soft protective pouch