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Fairy Podmother

19 EpisodesProduced by Carrie Caulfield ArickWebsite

Sprinkling magical tips, tricks, wisdom and opinions daily in under 10 minutes to make your podcast sparkle and shine.

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What microphone should I buy for my podcast?

The good news is it's not hard to capture great sound for your podcast outside of a professional recording studio. All you need is: a dynamic microphone (which will reduce background noise significantly), a small, soft, quiet space to record (a closet, your car, in a blanket fort-- really), and proper microphone technique (check your microphone's instructions for appropriate use). The great thing is the environment and technique are practically cost-free solutions.  If someone had pointed that out to me in 2014, it would have saved me a lot of time, money, and frustration

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Used Gear

Reverb.com

USB

Samsom Q2U (Amazon)

ATR2100 (Amazon) 

XLR 

ShureSM58 (Amazon)

USB Audio Interface

Scarlett 2i2(Amazon. for 2 microphones)

Scarlett Solo (Amazon. for 1 microphone)

 

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