Win The Ultimate Mic Vault: Shure And Long & McQuade Announce New Sweepstakes

May 1, 2022

CHICAGO, May 1, 2022 – Shure and Long & McQuade announce the Shure Ultimate Mic Vault Giveaway. Eligible customers and Canadian residents can enter to win the mic locker of their dreams, containing some of the most sought-after Shure microphones trusted by the world’s top musicians and audio engineers. Shure has curated 5 ultimate prize packages valued at nearly $6,000 CAD each. The outstanding microphones included in the prize package will equip musicians and sound engineers with the premier Shure dynamic, condenser, and ribbon mics used to capture the biggest hit records for nearly a century. 

From May 1 – 31, 2022, those hoping to win can enter the Shure Ultimate Mic Vault Giveaway online by scanning a QR code on in-store displays at Long & McQuade locations or by visiting ( for the French site). Actual mic vaults will be on display in five Long & McQuade flagship stores,  Winners will be randomly selected on or about June 6, 2022.

“Long & McQuade understands just how much of an impact a new piece of gear can make in an artist’s journey. We’re thrilled to partner with Shure and give the musicians who walk through our doors an opportunity to win some of the industry’s most innovative and high-quality microphones,” shared Jeff Long, VP of Marketing, at Long & McQuade.

The Ultimate Mic Vault contains iconic Shure microphones, including: 

  • SM7B—legendary vocal microphone designed to capture and enhance the finer details of the human voice while blocking out all distractions
  • Beta® 58A—dynamic vocal microphone pushing voice to the forefront on the biggest stages in the world
  • KSM8—Dualdyne® cardioid dynamic vocal microphone with two ultra-thin diaphragms and groundbreaking reverse airflow technology
  • Pair of KSM137—cardioid instrument microphone delivering excellent sound isolation and superior transient response
  • KSM32—cardioid condenser microphone delivering a smooth, neutral sound reproduction with full character
  • KSM44—multi-pattern condenser offering great recording flexibility due to its compatibility with multiple polar pattern condenser
  • KSM313—dual-voice ribbon microphone featuring a bi-directional pattern for premier audio, superior off-axis rejection, and a highly durable ribbon element for increased resilience at extreme SPLs

“At Shure, we love to provide artists and content creators with a quintessential palette of tools used by the masters of audio engineering to create some of our favorite songs. It’s wonderful to partner with our friends at Long & McQuade because they share that mission.” says Sean Bowman, Senior Director of Retail, at Shure. “We hope this vault will help each of the lucky winners get one step closer to reaching their creative goals.”

For more information about the sweepstakes and to enter, visit (English) or (French).

SHURE ULTIMATE MIC VAULT GIVEAWAY. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Begins 5/1/2022 and ends 11:59:59 P.M. ET on5/31/2022. Limited to legal residents of Canada (including Quebec) who are legal age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence. Five prizes each valued at $5922 CAD. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Correct answer of a mathematical skill-testing question required to redeem a prize. Visit to enter and for Official Rules. Sponsor: Shure Incorporated, 5800 West Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL 60714-4608 USA.