To novice and professional singers and performers in general, microphone stands are essential accessories that eliminate fatigue associated with using microphones for long. They also improve sound output, minimize interference, and have rigid bases that prevent them from tipping whilst in use. If you are a singer and looking for a replacement stand for your damaged one, several brands are now attainable in online stores with the following top 10 products ranking among the best to purchase in 2015:
10. PYLE-PRO PMKSM20
Considered among the best products in this niche, PYLE-PRO PMKSM20 is an advanced tripod and microphone stand with an eye-catching glossy black finish. It is affordable, durable, and has an extending boom that works well for people of various stature. To cut down noise, this one-of-a-kind microphone stands has a novel shock stand that dampens vibrations when it is in use. You also get a premium-grade microphone cable package and a dynamic handheld microphone that works excellently.
9. Jim Dunlop 5010
Designed and manufactured by the renowned Jim Dunlop design house, model 5010 is a well-built Microsoft stand that also doubles as an effective pick holder for singers. It is sturdy, well-built using the best quality components, and features a stable stand that not only prevents it from tipping, but also dampens vibrations for a clear and noise-free sound-projection experience. It is easy to use, works well for people of all stature, and designed to withstand constant abuse when in use.
8. Samson MB1 Mini Boom Stand
Samson MB1 by Samson Technologies is a low-profile mini boom stand for projecting speaker and drum sounds, and use on tables. It is affordable, easy to use, and features a novel counterweight system that boosts stability when in use. It is also extendable, work well on various angles and orientations, and has a metallic boom attachment with two rubber wafers that do not scratch nor lower its appeal.
7. OnStage Stands MS7701B
Designed for musical performances, voice/sound projection, and presentation is seminars and other indoor events, OnStage Stands MS7701B is a professional-grade tripod microphone stand with an advanced 36-inch boom system that boosts its flexibility. It has a solid cast end for support, a molded plastic counterweight for stability, and well-designed clutches for adjusting its boom’s angle and length using just one hand. You get a clip-on cable holder that eliminates clutter, a stylish matte finish, and a 36-inch to 63-inch adjustable die-cast vertical shaft.
6. NEEWER Microphone Stand
For the best voice and sound projection experience on a budget, this scissor-styled boom microphone stand by NEEWER is a one of the most recommended in top 10 best microphone stands in 2015 reviews for several reasons. Its sturdy build using the best quality components, for instance, is a major draw for most performers. Its adjustable steel arm is durable, while its compact design folds conveniently for easier storage and transportation. With each purchase, you also get a sturdy plastic mini clip for microphones and windscreen pop filters, and a table-mounting clamp.
5. Pyle-Pro PMKS5
Pyle-Pro PMKS5 is a compact high-performance microphone stand with a durable dark-themed steel construction. It is durable, features a sturdy die cast base, and has a novel bass-style body that adjusts between 33.5-inches and 60.24-inches. As such, whether you are tall or short, you no longer have to drop or stand on your toes to whilst singing or presenting to a crowd. This microphone stand is lightweight (9.92 pounds), easy to store and transport, and attainable cheaply in Internet stores.
4. Hamilton Nu-Era
Designed for use on tables, Hamilton Nu-Era is a compact and lightweight (10 ounces) microphone stand that works better than many larger and expensive models in this niche. It is easy to use, features a 10-inch to 16-inch adjustable arm, and has a three-point tripod stand that maximizes its stability when in use. When addressing a gathering, therefore, the probability of it toppling and affecting your performance is slim to none. With each purchase, you get a microphone pouch, a sturdy microphone clip, a durable carrying bag, and a limited three-year manufacturer’s warranty.
3. Musician’s Gear
Musician’s Gear is a black die-cast microphone stand with several desirable features. Its round base, for instance, is stable and features adaptorMetal threads that secure its arm securely when in use. It also has a durable metal clutch, a 2.8-inch to 5.1-inch height adjustable system, and a sturdy construction that dampens vibrations excellently when it is in use. Even with its array of innovative features, this microphone stand is surprisingly cheap, durable, and lasts long.
2. OnStage DS7200B
With a base spread of approximately 6-inches, OnStage DS7200B is a stable, high performance microphone stand ideal for home recording, live sound reinforcement, and indoor performance. It has a novel height-adjustable system (approximately 9-inches to 13-inches), a sturdy steel construction, and a premium-grade low-profile design.
1. Samson MK-10
A bestseller in most stores, Samson MK-10 by Samson Technologies tops our list of the best microphone stands in the market in 2015. It has a sturdy steel construction, an ultra-light design for easier storage and transportation, and a sleek black finish most users find interesting. It also has a collapsible tripod boom that works well for people of all stature and a ready to use microphone clip.