Before Dyna-Mic, if a harmonica player wanted to achieve a great tone from their traditional microphone, he or she would need to cup their hands around the harmonica and microphone simultaneously in an airtight fashion. This is known as the 'art of cupping' in harmonica playing circles and can take years to fully master.
Our patented Harp-Gasket system removes the need to use your hands in this way and means that anyone, of any age, or playing level, can pick up a Dyna-Mic and unleash their sound!
There is a one size fits all model called a Harp-Gasket which holds 80% of commercially available Harmonicas. Alternatively, our Pro-Gasket range, caters for players who want a super air tight hold, with more feedback protection and a deeper tone.
By having our Pre-Amp and tone circuit built into the mic itself, we've opened up the exiting new world of having tone, boost, overdrive, mute and volume controls all right at your fingertips and that's just the beginning..
Gone are the days of having to always be close to your stage amp or pedal board. Dyna-Mic gives you the freedom to change your sound instantly with the flick of a switch, from anywhere your music might take you.
Want to add overdrive for that solo from the car park of your local blues jam, or stadium? We’ve got you covered.
One thing we have noticed as we've been developing Dyna-Mic over the last four years. The Dyna-Mic has proven to be versatile. In addition to its harmonica uses, everyone who has tried one absolutely loves singing into it.
A Dyna-Mic really embellishes a vocal, by bringing it to life in a way that has been described as blues rock in 3D!
This was not initially our intention, but we are thrilled that Dyna-Mic also does magical things to your voice.
In the recording studio, sound 'bleeding' from one instrument to another can be a challenge. Dyna-Mic's design alleviates this problem by muting the sound of your harmonica, so it won't be picked up by other mics in the same room.
Combine this with the fact it can be plugged directly into a recording console and you have the ultimate studio mic for harmonica, able to deliver great tone every time!
In addition, music producers often use a 'smash mic' in combination with a clean mic to produce unique sounds for bass, drums and guitars. Enter Dyna-Mic, a microphone with a truly unique sound, that cannot be replicated by a plug in, with on-board overdrive and tone options that will deliver all the ingredients needed to experiment, innovate and unleash a sound, all of your own.
Because Dyna-Mic can be used hands free and still sound absolutely amazing we have spent a lot of time developing a 'rack' to hold the microphone in a way that is functional, secure and good looking. We call it the Steady-Rack!
The Steady-Rack has three sets of adjusting teeth which allow you to place your Dyna-Mic at exactly the right angle for your playing style. Then once you get it in place, it will not move until you want it to.
We think this rack is so good that all harmonica players are going to want one, so we also made it compatible for holding both your Dyna-mic and a regular diatonic harmonica by itself too.
When backing us on Kickstarter, first you will need to choose your reward (listed below). To select your chosen reward when viewing this page on a phone you will need to scroll up and click the rewards tab and then click on your chosen reward. If you are viewing on another device please select your reward on the right hand side of this page. Kickstarter will then ask you for your credit card details and confirm you as a Dyna-Mic backer!
Kickstarter will not charge your card until the end of our campaign on Oct 15th and at anytime during the campaign if you would like to ADD ON extras (listed below), or change, or cancel your reward, you can do so very easily.
All our Kickstarter backers who choose a Dyna-mic as a reward will be given the choice between our two models of Dyna-Mic at the end of our campaign on Oct 15th. Features of each Dyna-Mic model are listed below.
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As a part of our Kickstarter video shoot we asked a group of Los Angeles based musicians to come and take a look at Dyna-Mic for the first time, and we filmed their responses.
Risks and challenges
While there are always risks & challenges with creating and delivering a brand new product, we've minimized both by having the entire process, from production to delivery, already pre-arranged.
We have already signed agreements with key suppliers and manufacturers and we've already thoroughly tested Dyna-mic to work and work as promised in the campaign.
That along with our Los Angeles based partnerships with experienced fulfillment experts, leaves little room for error and ensures a very quick delivery.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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