The SM57 is an industry-standard, highly versatile cardioidPicks up most sound in front of the microphone and some from the sides. It is less susceptible to feedback in high volume environments.Read moreGo to the glossary dynamic microphone. Dynamic mics have a simple, rugged construction and can handle very high sound pressure levels,
tuned for the clean reproduction of amplified and acoustic instruments. The SM57 is ideal for sound reinforcement and recording applications.