Blue makes exceptional quality microphones and this one is no exception. The Blue Encore 100 does everything it says it can on the box. Very natural and clear vocals for stage, studio, or DJ applications. This is a very comfortable mic to hold and it really brings out the best in any vocal style you can throw at it. It has a superb high-end and nice, natural, warm vocal reproduction. Get the best microphone you can get for under 100 bucks: get the Encore 100. You will love this mic!