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Shure SM57 Microphones

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The Shure SM57 microphone is exceptional for musical instrument pickup and vocals. With its bright, clean sound and contoured frequency response, the SM57 is ideal for live sound reinforcement and recording. It has an extremely effective cardioid pickup pattern which isolates the main sound source while minimizing background noise. In the studio, it is excellent for recording drums, guitar, and woodwinds.The SM57’s outstanding performance, legendary reliability, and diversity of application make this microphone the choice of performers, producers, and sound engineers worldwide.


Must have completed a production class such at TV Studio Crew, Basic Field Equipment, or Express Studio.

Kit Components

Shure SM57 Mic

Model: E835 g3

Mic Clip (to attach onto mic stand)

Additional Gear

Zoom Audio Recorder

XLR Cable

Field Audio Mixer

Mic Stand

Table Top Stand


PDF iconShure SM57 Manual.pdf


Basic Overview