Earthworks Microphones hand-built SR20 cardioid condenser microphone has been updated with a metal mesh windscreen more traditionally associated with vocal microphones.
The windscreen can be removed, which reveals the small diaphragm tip that Earthworks SR Series microphones are known for. The SR20 is in the class of versatile instrument microphones within the “Sound Reinforcement” series and is an economical choice within the Earthworks line at $599.
Bill Norton, Earthworks’ COO, comments on the company’s new SR20: “We have always had great success with the SR20 and we are certain that this new look and form factor will be welcome to the studio recording and live audio marketplace. Earthworks’ dedication to producing what we call ‘True Live Sound’ has long been a hallmark that defines our entire product line.”
The new SR20, as well as microphones from the rest of Earthworks lineup, will be at AES in New York City, October 21-23, Booth #645.
All Earthworks microphones come with comes with a 15-year warranty.