American Idol Winds Down to its Final Five Contestants, with Sennheiser Microphones Sounding Off as Clear Favorite
OLD LYME, Conn. â€“ May 5, 2010 â€“ While the voting results of 24 million viewers are anything but predictable, there has been at least one constant throughout the entire ninth season of â€œAmerican Idol:â€? the outstanding sonic performances of Sennheiser microphones. The audio specialistâ€™s microphones are used ubiquitously by the showâ€™s contestants, backing musicians, high profile guests and judges.
For the third year in a row, American Idol has used the winning combination of Sennheiser’s MD 5235 capsule along with the eye-catching, chrome-plated SKM 5200 handheld wireless microphone system. It has evolved into an icon among viewers, while delivering predictably outstanding sonic quality each night. more