The Meteor Mic has the d the classic look of microphones from the crooner era, but features to meet all your modern day recording needs. Not only does it provide premium recording quality for music but works for podcasting and video work as well. And when you’re not being a rock star or recording your weekly podcast, you can use it for Skype, iChat and voice recognition software. The mic stand includes a USB cable to connect with a computer or iPad and has an integrated mic stand adapter on the bottom to attach the mic to boom. The mic itself has headphone volume knob and headphone jack which allows you privacy on your phone calls.