Acoustic Pickup and a Condenser Mic in One
The Seymour Duncan Mag Mic Acoustic Guitar Pickup is a two-fisted approach to getting outstanding sound from your axe. Savvy studio engineers often combine mic and pickup sources to achieve a great acoustic sound. The Mag Mic gives you a high-quality hum-cancelling Stack magnetic pickup as well as an omni-directional condenser mic - all in one convenient unit. This innovative arrangement serves up your guitar's native warmth along with jaw-dropping full-spectrum detail, making the Mag Mic your acoustic guitar's new best friend. For crystal-clear, natural amplified acoustic tone, reach for Seymour Duncan's Mag Mic.
Seymour Duncan Mag Mic Acoustic Guitar Pickup at a Glance:
- The best of both worlds
- It's a pickup. It's a mic. It's both!
- Beyond traditional acoustic tone
If you've tried a few acoustic guitar pickups, you know they tend to amplify the vibrations of the strings at the expense of the body resonance of the instrument. That's why, when it comes to recording acoustic, experienced studio engineers will almost always reach for a condenser mic. OK - we hear you say - that's fine for the studio, but it's rather impractical onstage. Enter the Seymour Duncan Mag Mic Acoustic Guitar Pickup.It's a pickup. It's a mic. It's both!
Seymour Duncan's Mag Mic Acoustic Guitar Pickup incorporates an omni-directional condenser mic that sits under the pickup - recessed into your guitar's soundhole, so you don't get all the nasty leakage associated with miking an acoustic onstage. The magnetic pickup is always on. A convenient volume control lets you blend in as much of the microphone as you want, for a natural, warm sound enhanced by your guitar's body resonance.Beyond traditional acoustic tone
Duncan's Mag Mic can do loud. It can even do overdrive and intentional feedback. Wait a minute! We're still talking acoustic, right? High-gain - overdriven amps - isn't exactly the first thing that pops into your head when considering acoustic guitar, yet there are talented artists such as David Lindley, Ben Harper, and Xavier Rudd,that are using Seymour Duncan's Mag Mic to explore new sonic frontiers in acoustic music. So go ahead - be our guest. Forge your own signature sound with the Seymour Duncan Mag.Seymour Duncan Mag Mic Acoustic Guitar Pickup Features:
- It's a pickup and a mic
- High-quality hum-cancelling Stack magnetic pickup
- Omni-directional condenser mic
- Convenient volume control lets you blend in as much of the mic as you want