The Hook: The Wishbone Workshop Solution to Mic-ing Your Amp

the-wishbone-hook--317-pFor those who need to mic their amps, it sometimes can be a challenge. If you have a stand, placement of the microphone can take some time to make the adjustments, and the stand can sometimes be cumbersome and create clutter too. Then there are those who drape the microphone over the amp because the mic stand was too bulky to bring with them. Fortunately, the good folks at The Wishbone Workshop have the perfect solution and it’s called “The Hook”. was first introduced to this fantastic product one warm evening at Winter NAMM 2015. Our conversation with Davey Blue on this mic stand peaked our interest to the point that it was immediately added to our agenda for the following day. Checkout the NAMM 2015 video below.

Designed in the USA, “The Hook” is an advanced compact microphone holder that allows the user to efficiently mount their mic to their amplifier and adjust it in seconds. So simple to use, the “Twist Grip Adjustor” is the only adjustment required for you in order to set the microphone to the height and angle you need. This durable product is small and light enough that it would very easily fit into a large pocket of a gig bag without extra weight and bulk. Yet, it’s strong enough to carry any microphone weight limit.the-wishbone-hook--_2_-317-p

Whether, you’re using a head & cab or a combo amp, “The Hook” will work with either of those configurations. By simply hooking it to the handle of your combo or amp head or placing it in the middle or at the bottom of your stack, your mic will be setup and ready to go in seconds.

Wether you’re on the road or recording at home, this cool gadget should be considered for any guitar or bass amp user. “The Hook” is perfect solution your microphone setup and it can be found at





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