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Mojave Audio Announces MA-D Cardioid Dynamic Microphone

Mojave Audio Announces MA-D Cardioid Dynamic Microphone

Hand-held microphone delivers rich musicality and full-frequency response for vocalists, live miking

Los Angeles, CA, August 1, 2022 — Boutique microphone manufacturer Mojave Audio have announced the MA-D, the company’s first hand-held dynamic microphone. Designed by Technical Grammy Award Winner David Royer for an optimized full-frequency response and rich musicality the MA-D is the ideal hand-held microphone for vocalists, with a versatile sound profile equally useful for a variety of live and studio miking situations. As with all Mojave Audio microphones, the MA-D is built with the highest-quality components and attention to detail, making it a valuable addition to any microphone cabinet. MA-D is available now for MAP $159.00

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The MA-D’s smooth frequency response makes it extremely versatile, able to do double duty on guitar and bass amps, drums, and brass as well as a variety of vocal styles for live sound, recording, and broadcast applications. It has excellent off-axis rejection, an integrated pneumatic shock-mount, and a built-in internal windscreen which gives it a focused performance with reduced handling noise and the ability to easily eliminate plosives. The MA-D includes a flexible mic clip and a zippered bag.

“When we set out to create our first dynamic microphone, we wanted to avoid the harsh ‘presence peak’ common in a lot of well-known mics on the market and deliver a smoother-sounding alternative,” said Mojave Audio President Dusty Wakeman. “The MA-D has a rich, musical response that will make any vocalist happy, while working just as well on many other instruments in live miking situations. We’re proud to have a dynamic mic that we can put the Mojave name on.”

Specifications

  • Type – Dynamic
  • Uniform Cardioid Pickup Pattern
  • Frequency Response: +/- 2.5dB 60-10,000 Hz, + 2dB-6dB 30-15,000 Hz
  • Polar Pattern – Cardioid
  • Sensitivity – -53 dB.  Re 1V/pa
  • Max SPL: Greater than160dB @ 1 kiloHz
  • Impedance – 600 Ohms @ 1 kiloHz
  • Connector – Three-pin XLR (Male)
  • Weight – .5 lbs.
  • Dimensions – L 7.25”, W 2”

For more information about Mojave Audio and the MA-D, please visit http://www.mojaveaudio.com/

About Mojave Audio

Mojave Audio was founded by Technical Grammy Award winning David Royer, widely known for his ribbon microphone designs with Royer Labs. Mojave Audio makes world-class microphones for Artists and Engineers who are passionate about their sound.

Steve Bailey
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About Mojave Audio

About Mojave Audio
Mojave Audio was founded by Technical Grammy Award winning David Royer, widely known for his ribbon microphone designs with Royer Labs. Mojave originally got its start with David Royer as a one-man pro audio shop designing custom vacuum tube condenser mics, preamps, and compressors for engineers in the Los Angeles area.

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2711 W. Empire Ave. Burbank, CA 91504