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Old 01-14-2013, 02:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Trying to buy an external microphone, but all the ones under 20 have terrible reviews. Anyone recommend any good ones for cheap?
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Old 01-14-2013, 03:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't know how much Rockband mics are, but for something that came with a game it sure isn't that bad imo. Could probably find someone who would either sell it to you (or give to you).

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The RockBand 1 & 2 mics aren't that bad. They also have built-in pop filters.
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Old 01-14-2013, 03:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I mean a computer mic, I don't think I want to use a rockband microphone for my computer.
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Oh my, I just pulled out my guitar hero microphone, and apparently it is nice sounding?
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I mean a computer mic, I don't think I want to use a rockband microphone for my computer.
Au Contraire....
The rockband mic is USB, so it actually works on the PC (take it from me, I use one for recording, cause I'm cheap)

Don't believe me. This is what it sounds like...(fyi only the vocals were recording using the mic, the instruments are computer generated)
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Old 01-14-2013, 03:56 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Well, it works pretty well, but I would still like to purchase an actual microphone, so are there any other suggestions?
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:00 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Trust Starzz.
very little distortion on this mic however it does pick up sound a bit to well, frequently my friends complain that they can hear my mother playing her flute, which she plays downstairs and yet it still gets picked up :P
but yeah, 11 on amazon! tis really good
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:07 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Don't live in the UK, and it doesn't exist on the U.S store. Thank you though!
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