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The Austin BLACKMIC is our hand-built, USA ribbon microphone at an unbeatable price-point: $399.


Yes, you read that correctly: $399 for a hand-built, world-class, Made-in-the-USA Ribbon Microphone.

Designed and priced for studios and recording artists, each BLACKMIC is built-to-order in San Diego, California by Austin Ribbon Microphones founder Rick Wilkinson. Lead times vary. Contact us for details.

  • Black powder coat 

  • Austin OTA-2 custom-wound USA humbucking transformer

  • NOS Switchcraft™ XLR connector

  • Laser-engraved logo

  • Elastic shock mount

  • Two-year service warranty

  • Made in the U.S.A.

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