Gear of the Year 2015 – Highly Commended Mic – Audio Technica AT5045

The microphone is one of the most important items in a producers’ arsenal, this year there have been many new releases from the big names, but here’s what you and our panel of experts voted as the highly commended (silver) award winner…

Highly Commended Mic – Audio Technica AT5045

Price £1,299 (£2,399 pair)
Contact 0113 277 1441


If you want a mic to do the job for you then this might be the one. We said: “The AT5045 is not exactly cheap, but if we had a pair they would undoubtedly be amongst a handful of our go-to microphones. An outstanding all-round instrument recording microphone.”

Read the full review of the Audio Technica AT5045 here

Be sure to read the complete list of winners in the current issue of MusicTech Magazine and check back tomorrow for another winner…