Microphone Hire

Wired Vocal and Instrument Microphone Hire

We have a range of vocal and instrument microphones for hire for use at events, weddings or at private parties.

Our wired microphones include high quality Shure microphones for vocals, speech and bands including drum and instrument microphones.

Shure SM58 Vocal Microphone

The Shure SM58 is an ideal choice for the professional vocal artist in any live performance setting. It is tuned to accentuate the warmth and clarity of lead and backing vocals.

Even in extreme conditions, the SM58 is tailored to target the main sound source while minimizing background noise. It is also very popular with DJs and presenters for speech presentation use in clubs as well as small and large live venues.

Durable construction, a proven shock-mount system, and a steel mesh grille ensure that even with rough handling, the SM58 will perform consistently, outdoors or indoors.

Specifications:

Transducer Type: Dynamic
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 50Hz - 15kHz
Frequency Response: Tailored
Sensitivity: -54.50 dBV/Pa - 1.85 mV/Pa
Connectors: XLR
Main Functionality: Performance
Cartridge: Fixed
Impedance: Rated impedance is 150 Ohm (300 Ohm actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low impedance
Dimensions: 162mm(H) x 51mm(W) x 51mm(D)
Weight: 298g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes Mic Clip, 10m Microphone Cable and Telescopic Boom Microphone Stand)

£9.00 +VAT

Features:

  • Cardioid (unidirectional) Dynamic Microphone
  • 50Hz to 15,000Hz Frequency Response
  • Frequency Response Tailored for Vocals, with Brightened Midrange and Bass Rolloff
  • Uniform Cardioid Pickup Pattern Isolates the Main Sound Source and Minimises Background Noise
  • Pneumatic Shock-mount System Cuts Down Handling Noise
  • Effective, Built-in Spherical Wind and Pop Filter

Shure Beta 58A Vocal Microphone

The Shure Beta 58A dynamic vocal microphone is precision-engineered for live performance and project studio recording. A tailored frequency response accentuates vocals, and the supercardioid pattern isolates from other sound sources.

The Beta 58A is a premium vocal microphone ideally suited for professional lead and backup vocals, either on stage or in the studio.

Compared to the Shure SM58 the Beta 58A has increased sensitivity and high-end frequency response which results in a cleaner more detailed sound. It also features a supercardioid polar pattern compared to the SM58's cardioid polar pattern, giving it greater unwanted sound rejection and more resistance to feedback.

Specifications:

Transducer Type: Dynamic
Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
Frequency Response: 50Hz - 16kHz
Frequency Response: Tailored
Sensitivity: -51.50 dBV/Pa - 2.60 mV/Pa
Connectors: XLR
Main Functionality: Performance
Cartridge: Fixed
Impedance: Rated impedance is 150 Ohm (300 Ohm actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low impedance
Dimensions: 162mm(H) x 51mm(W) x 51mm(D)
Weight: 278g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes Mic Clip, 10m Microphone Cable and Telescopic Boom Microphone Stand)

£12.00 +VAT

Features:

  • Supercardioid (unidirectional) Dynamic Microphone
  • 50Hz to 16,000Hz Frequency Response
  • Frequency response Tailored for Vocals, with Brightened Midrange and Bass Roll-Off to Control Proximity Effect
  • Uniform Supercardioid Pattern for High Gain before Feedback and Superior Rejection of Off–Axis Sound
  • Neodymium Magnet for High Signal–to–Noise Output
  • Advanced Pneumatic Shock-mount System that Minimizes Transmission of Mechanical Noise and Vibration
  • Hardened Steel Mesh Grille that Resists Wear and Abuse

Shure SM57 Instrument Microphone

The Shure SM57 instrument microphone is the most popular choice for a professional musician who wants to mic up their amplified or acoustic instrument such as a guitar amp or bass amp, saxophone, trumpet or drums. It is used on stages and in studios around the world.

The contoured frequency response with its presence rise helps the instrument cut better through the main mix. The extremely effective cardioid pickup pattern isolates the main sound source and will simply record what you point at it while rejecting sound from the rear.

Specifications:

Transducer Type: Dynamic
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 40Hz - 15kHz
Frequency Response: Tailored
Sensitivity: -56.00 dBV/Pa - 1.60 mV/Pa
Connectors: XLR
Main Functionality: Performance
Cartridge: Fixed
Impedance: Rated impedance is 150 Ohm (310 Ohm actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low impedance
Dimensions: 157mm(H) x 32mm(W) x 32mm(D)
Weight: 284g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes Mic Clip, 10m Microphone Cable and Short Telescopic / Telescopic Boom Microphone Stand)

£9.00 +VAT

Features:

  • Cardioid (unidirectional) Dynamic Instrument Microphone
  • 40Hz to 15,000Hz Frequency Response
  • Contoured Frequency Response for Clean, Instrumental Reproduction and Rich Vocal Pickup
  • Uniform Cardioid Pickup Pattern Isolates the Main Sound Source while Reducing Background Noise
  • Pneumatic Shock-mount System Cuts Down Handling Noise
  • Extremely Durable under the Heaviest Use

Shure 6 Piece Drum Microphone Kit

The Shure PGDMK6 drum microphone kit includes three PG56 snare/tom microphones, one PG52 kick drum microphone, two PG81 condenser microphones for overheads, three A50D drum mounts and a durable carrying case.

These are an ideal cost effective choice for drummers looking to mic up their 6-piece drum kits. The microphones are suitable for use on stage, in the rehearsal room or in the recording studio.

Specifications:

PG52 Specifications: Transducer Type: Dynamic, Polar Pattern: Cardioid, Frequency Response: 30Hz - 13kHz, Weight: 470g

PG56 Specifications:, Transducer Type: Dynamic, Polar Pattern: Cardioid, Frequency Response: 50Hz - 15kHz, Weight: 323g

PG81 Specifications:, Transducer Type: Condenser, Polar Pattern: Cardioid, Frequency Response: 40Hz - 18kHz, Weight: 250g

1 Day Hire Price

£20.00 +VAT

Features:

  • The PG52 Kick Drum Microphone is a Professional Quality Microphone for Kick Drum and Low Frequency Applications
  • The PG56 is a Professional Quality Microphone Optimized for Snare and Tom Drum Applicaitons
  • The PG81 is a Professional Quality Microphone ideal for Acoustic Instrumental Applications

Wireless Microphone System Hire

We have a range of wireless microphone systems available for hire for use at weddings, events, awards ceremonies or at private parties.

Ideal for vocals on stage, speech and presentation use, our wireless microphone systems can accomodate a wide range of voice and vocal projection applications.

Sennheiser XSW35 Wireless Handheld Microphone System

The Sennheiser XSW35 is part of the new SX Wireless range of wireless microphone systems.

No matter whether you are a speaker, presenter or rocking the stage; the XSW35 puts you in front of every stage. The handheld transmitter capsule offers the legendary e835 sound and ensures high feedback rejection from the Dynamic microphone.

The handheld transmitter features a mute button for full speech control and easy frequency synchronisation with the receiver via RF remote channel.

Specifications:

Transducer Type: Dynamic
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 80Hz - 16kHz
RF Frequency Range: 823 - 832MHz & 863 - 865MHz
Presets: 12
Switchable Frequencies: 520
Switching bandwidth: 13MHz
Signal to Noise Ratio: >103dB(A)
Receiver Dimensions: 42mm(H) x 200mm(W) x 127mm(D)
Receiver Weight: 730g
Transmitter Dimensions: 250mm(H) x 54mm(W) x 54mm(D)
Transmitter Weight: 240g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes Mic Clip, 3m Microphone Cable and Spare Battery)

£25.00 +VAT

Features:

  • Easy-to-use, all-in-one package for Singers, Speakers and Presenters
  • e835 Sound to Cut through High On-stage Levels
  • High Feedback Rejection
  • Synchronization via RF Remote Channel
  • Frequencies Tunable in Steps of 25kHz
  • 24MHz bandwidth (13MHz for band E)
  • 8 Frequency Banks each with Max 12 Presets

Sennheiser EW100 Wireless Handheld Microphone System

The Sennheiser Evolution EW100 is an easy to use wireless microphone system ideal for vocal and speech applications.

The EW100 has four preset switchable channels which can be manually re-programmed within the frequency band from a choice of 1280 frequencies and features the highly regarded SKM100 hand-held cardioid dynamic transmitter microphone with e835 capsule which is widely used for vocal and speech applications.

Specifications:

Transducer Type: Dynamic
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
AF Frequency Response: 60Hz - 18kHz
Frequency Range: 830-866MHz
Switchable Frequencies: 1280
Switchable Channels: 4
Switching Bandwidth: 32MHz
Signal to Noise Ratio: >110dB
Compander System: HDX
Pilot Tone: 32768kHz, defeatable
Receiver Dimensions: 38mm(H) x 212mm(W) x 145mm(D)
Receiver Weight: 1100g
Transmitter Dimensions: 255mm(H) x 50mm(W) x 50mm(D)
Transmitter Weight: 450g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes Mic Clip, 3m Microphone Cable and Spare Battery)

£20.00 +VAT

Features:

  • Cardioid (unidirectional) Dynamic Wireless Microphone
  • Ideal for Vocals with MD835/e835 Capsule
  • 60Hz to 18,000Hz Frequency Response
  • 1280 Transmission/Receiving Frequencies, tunable in steps of 25kHz
  • High Feedback Rejection
  • High Signal–to–noise Output
  • Metal Bodied Handheld Transmitter Greatly Minimises Transmission of Mechanical Noise and Vibration whilst Handling
  • Hardened Steel Mesh Grille that Resists Wear and Abuse

Trantec S4.4 Wireless Handheld/Lapel/Headset Microphone Systems

For powerful vocal performance or general speech applications, the Trantec S4.4 wireless microphones systems are ergonomically designed wireless microphone systems featuring high quality cardioid dynamic handheld microphones, miniature condenser lavalier/lapel microphones or ergonomic condenser headset microphones with belt packs, for the most demanding of vocal and speech applications.

Its four channels can be used licence free in the UK (Ch70) and a single 9V battery will give you approximately 10 hours of use with a range of up to 100 metres.


Specifications (Handheld Transmitter):

Transducer Type: Dynamic
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
AF Frequency Response: 100Hz - 15kHz
Frequency Range: 863-865MHz
Switchable Frequencies: 4
Signal to Noise Ratio: >95dB (A-weight, unbalanced output)
Compander System: HDX
Transmitter Dimensions: 272mm(H) x 50mm(W) x 50mm(D)
Transmitter Weight: 220g



Specifications (Lapel Microphone):

Transducer Type: Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern: Omni-Directional
Frequency Response: 60Hz - 16kHz
Frequency Range: 863-865MHz
Switchable Frequencies: 4
Signal to Noise Ratio: >95dB (A-weight, unbalanced output)


Specifications: (Headset Microphone)

Transducer Type: Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern: Omni-Directional
Frequency Response: 20Hz - 16kHz
iFrequency Range: 863-865MHz
Switchable Frequencies: 4
Signal to Noise Ratio: >95dB (A-weight, unbalanced output)


Bodypack Transmitter Dimensions: 102mm(H) x 62mm(W) x 31.5mm(D)
Bodypack Transmitter Weight: 90g

Receiver Dimensions: 35mm(H) x 214mm(W) x 100.5mm(D) (excluding antenna)
Receiver Weight: 580g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes Mic Clip, 3m Microphone Cable and Spare Battery)

£17.50 +VAT (HH) / £18.00 +VAT (L+HS)

Features:

  • Four Switchable Licence Free Frequencies on Channel 70 (UK)
  • Fully Synthesised PLL Quartz Tuning Technology
  • Single 9V Transmitter Battery Life of approx 10 Hours
  • Range of up to 100 Metres

Shure Dual Wireless Lapel Microphone System

Our Shure wireless lapel / lavalier microphone systems are ideal for speech and presentation use.

Whether for a presenter, lecturer or public speaker the lavalier microphones attach discretely on to your clothing leaving your hands free for other use.

The Shure PG188/185 dual wireless lapel microphone system comprises 2 x PG1 Bodypack transmitters, 2 x PG185 lavalier mics and 1 x PG88 diversity receiver.

Specifications:

Transducer Type: Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 60Hz - 12kHz
Frequency Range: 863-865MHz
Switchable Frequencies: 10
Sensitivity: -47 dBV/Pa, 4.5 mV/Pa
Receiver Dimensions: 40mm(H) x 388mm(W) x 116mm(D)
Receiver Weight: 429g
Bodypack Transmitter Dimensions: 110mm(H) x 64mm(W) x 21mm(D)
Bodypack Transmitter Weight: 75g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes 2 x Microphone Cable and Spare Battery)

£35.00 +VAT

Features:

  • Cardioid (unidirectional) Electret Condenser Lapel Microphone
  • 60Hz to 12,000Hz Frequency Response
  • Dual Receiver with 10 Selectable Frequencies
  • Internal Antennas Simplify Operation and Storage
  • Bodypack Transmitters with up to 75 Metre Range
  • 8 Hours of Battery Life, 9V PP9 Battery

Shure Single Wireless Lapel Microphone System

The Shure PG14/185 wireless lapel microphone system is essentailly a smaller version of the PG188/185 dual lavalier system with a single bodypack transmitter and PG185 lapel microphone.

The PG185 wireless lavalier microphone is ideal for a presenter, lecturer or public speaker and attaches discretely on to your clothing. It also includes an acoustic windscreen to minimise wind noise in outside applications.

Specifications:

Transducer Type: Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 60Hz - 12kHz
Frequency Range: 863-865MHz
Switchable Frequencies: 10
Sensitivity: -47 dBV/Pa, 4.5 mV/Pa
Receiver Dimensions: 40mm(H) x 188mm(W) x 103mm(D)
Receiver Weight: 241g
Bodypack Transmitter Dimensions: 110mm(H) x 64mm(W) x 21mm(D)
Bodypack Transmitter Weight: 75g

1 Day Hire Price
(includes Microphone Cable and Spare Battery)

£20.00 +VAT

Features:

  • Cardioid (unidirectional) Electret Condenser Lapel Microphone
  • 60Hz to 12,000Hz Frequency Response
  • Single Receiver with 10 Selectable Frequencies
  • Internal Antennas Simplify Operation and Storage
  • Bodypack Transmitter with up to 75 Metre Range
  • 8 Hours of Battery Life, 9V PP9 Battery

Please call us on 01628 617730 or use our online form to Contact us about our Microphone Hire.