Optional Studio Gear


Recording yourself for the first time may seem daunting - but it doesn't have to be. If you want to record vocals, guitar, or other musical instrument with your computer or MIDI then you'll need an audio interface. An audio interface is the hub between your audio source & Mixcraft.
Zzounds logo
*Recommended products sold through zZounds.com.
Gear to Get

Audio Interface

Start recording with the PreSonus FireStudio Project FireWire Interface
Begin recording like a pro with the PreSonus FireStudio interface, provides 8 simultaneous inputs!

$499.95    Buy Now!

PreSonus FireStudio Project FireWire Interface

Read reviews »

The most popular Tascam 4-channel USB audio interface has been updated with better audio specs and a fresh new look for the US-144mkII. The US-144mkII starts with two great-quality XLR microphone preamps with phantom power for condenser microphones.

$199.95    Buy Now!

Tascam US144 MKII USB 2.0 Audio Interface

Read reviews »

USB Keyboards

The M-Audio KeyRig 49 turns your Mac or PC into a versatile keyboard workstation. Featuring a 49-key, synth-action USB MIDI keyboard and the award-winning Key Rig software for the PC, KeyRig 49 makes it easy to start composing and performing music with a computer.

$99.00    Buy Now!

M-Audio KeyRig 49 49-Key USB MIDI Controller

Read reviews »

The Oxygen 61 USB MIDI controller delivers next-generation functionality from M-Audio(R), the leading innovator in mobile music production technology. Oxygen 61 features eight assignable knobs and nine assignable sliders, plus dedicated transport and track select buttons. DirectLink mode automatically maps these controls to common DAW functions* including transport, mixer, track pan and plug-in parameters.

$219.95    Buy Now!

M-Audio Oxygen 61 v3 USB MIDI Keyboard Controller

Read reviews »

Dynamic Microphones

The ElectroVoice PL24 is a professional-grade supercardioid dynamic vocal microphone designed to capture the character of voice in live sound applications. With its balanced frequency response, the PL24's sonic performance is robust and articulate, and delivers all around vocal clarity in any live sound situation.

$34.95    Buy Now!

ElectroVoice PL24 Supercardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone

Read reviews »

The D 5 dynamic vocal microphone for lead and backing vocals delivers a powerful sound even on the noisiest stage. Its supercardioid polar pattern ensures maximum gain before feedback. The D 5 stands for a crisp sound that cuts through every mix.

$99.00    Buy Now!

AKG D5 Dynamic Supercardioid Handheld Microphone

Read reviews »
Note: don't forget to purchase an XLR cable (you'll need one to connect your microphone)!
Advanced Gear

PCI Audio Interface/Sound Cards


M-Audio Delta1010LT

Sound quality, performance, and superior driver technology are a few of the reasons that Delta audio cards have established worldwide recognition as a top choice in PCI-based digital audio solutions. With superb engineering and ultra-high quality conversion, the fidelity of the Delta 1010-LT outperforms cards that cost many times more.

buy now

M-Audio Delta 1010LT 24-Bit 96kHz PCI Card

Read reviews »
Advanced Gear

Microphones


Shure SM58

For more than 40 years, Shure's SM58 has been the "go-to" microphone for musicians, producers, and sound-engineers around the world. No other mic in your arsenal can match its legendary reputation for great sound and rugged dependability. With an SM58 on the stage, you can forget about the microphone and concentrate on your performance.

buy now

Shure SM58 Dynamic Handheld Microphone

Read reviews »
Shure SM57

No microphone locker is complete without a generous selection of SM57's. Great for live-sound or studio recording, it is one of the most popular mics in the world for faithfully capturing audio from any vocal- or instrument-source. You can trust Shure's legendary reputation to deliver professional results on all of your audio projects.

buy now

Shure SM57 Cardioid Dynamic Microphone

Read reviews »
CAD Premium 7-Piece Drum Microphone Pack

Seven-piece drum mic touring pack.

buy now

CAD DMTP7 7-Piece Drum Microphone Touring Package

Read reviews »
Advanced Gear

Mixing Boards


Peavey PV14 Mixer

PVi Powered Mixers are easy to use and transport, and are designed with exclusive Peavey techonology!

buy now

Peavey PVI4B Powered Mixer

Read reviews »
Yamaha MG166C 16-Channel Mixer with Compression

Whether you have a mixing applications that involves only a few channels, or up to 32 inputs with substantial signal routing versatility, Yamaha's MG-series offers a console that will give you the capacity, control, and performance you deserve. All models are remarkably compact and lightweight for superior handling and portability, but absolutely no compromises have been made in terms of features, performance, or durability.

buy now

Yamaha MG166C Stereo Mixer

Read reviews »
Advanced Gear

Miscellaneous


MXR M-132 Super Comp Compressor Pedal

Countless pros rely on the original DynaComp to give them the edge in the studio an on stage. Now, the updated Super Comp takes your playing even further, providing an invisible boost to intricate licks, juicing up your sound, and helping you "lock in" like never before. Output and sensitivity knobs let you dial in the perfect setting to keep your parts where they belong in the mix. The new attack level control ensures that initial bite and chunk are never squashed, so you can run the hottest pickups and still hear your dynamics. Create the tight, percussive guitar sound that drives thousands of pop and country hits or add endless, tone-sweetening sustain to your leads.

buy now

MXR M132 Super Compressor Pedal

Read reviews »