2012 Wireless Switchover Information

You may have heard talk about changes due to happen to wireless frequencies in 2012. On the surface these changes are complex and certainly those calling us have been concerned about what this may mean. This article aims to give you an overview of the changes and how this may (or may not) affect you.

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MXL AC404 Boundary Mic Review

I have to say we were not overly excited when we received the new MXL AC-404 Boundary Mic at our offices. USB boundary mics have been increasing in popularity over the past few years with the rise of home-working and teleconferencing. Usually, they are tinny affairs making the user sound like they are sat in [...]

How to Choose the right Microphone

Choosing the right microphone can be an art in itself. There are a few main areas however that you will need to consider that will help you to start looking in the right direction.

Q. Where will the mic be used?

The first area that will affect which mic to choose is where you are [...]

TheMicStore Wins Best New Company Award

We are very proud to announce that TheMicStore has been awarded ‘Best New Company’ for 2010 by Audio Pro magazine. This award is given to companies demonstrating a commitment to customer service, innovation and stability.

This award is particularly welcome as the company had only been established for six months at this point but already [...]

What is a Boundary Mic?

Boundary microphones, otherwise known as PZMs or Pressure Zone Microphones, look very different to a normal mic. They work by amplifying the reflection of sound that is generated when it bounces off a hard flat surface. As such, these mics will only work when they are mounted on a flat surface such as a wall, [...]