The Shure SM57 is powered by professional name that has been innovating sound quality for decades. It's super popular in the rock 'n roll scene. This microphone produces a clear sound with a quality delivery. The frequency response is a respectable 50Hz-15kHz. This model is well known for its upper mid-range commanding dominance compared to it's competitors. This microphone has the ability to endure constant use and physical dropping. Make this your first and last mic purchase!