Some info from Shure on the Beta 58a
The Shure BETA 58A® is a high-output supercardioid dynamic vocal microphone designed for professional sound reinforcement and project studio recording. It has become a leading choice among vocalists and touring professionals worldwide.
The Beta 58A maintains a true supercardioid pattern throughout its frequency range. The Beta 58A has a shaped frequency response that is ideal for close-up vocals. The superb performance of this microphone is not affected by rough handling because of its rugged construction, proven shock mount system, and hardened steel mesh grille.
A high-output vocal microphone, the BETA 58A® features a shaped frequency response ideal for close-up vocals.
- Handheld microphone for professional live vocals and project studio recording
- Dynamic cartridge with supercardioid polar pattern
- Available in wireless versions
- Includes BETA 58A, microphone clip, thread adapter, storage bag, and user guide