#1
The tip of my SM57 seems to twist left to right like a screw cap but doesn't actually come off, si this normal?
#2
Yep, they do that.

I'm not quite sure what the function of it is though. You ask certain members of the studio staff a question and get a different answer...
#4
Yep, they all do that, I had the same problem when I bought my first one ages ago, I took it back to the shop and the dudes laughed at me. haha
I'm the new king
I taste the queen
In here we are all anemic
In here, anemic and sweet
#5
Me too....

CT
Could I get some more talent in the monitors, please?

I know it sounds crazy, but try to learn to inhale your voice. www.thebelcantotechnique.com

Chris is the king of relating music things to other objects in real life.