Blue Microphones Announces Availability of Consumer Audio Products in Best Buy

Blue Microphones’ consumer audio peripherals are now available in Best Buy stores nationwide.

Westlake Village, CA, April 15, 2010 --( Blue Microphones (, a leading innovator in consumer electronics audio technology and design, announces the availability of their award-winning consumer audio products in Best Buy stores nationwide. Consumers can find Blue’s THX-certified Yeti USB mic, Snowball USB mic and the Icicle now on shelves.

“Blue is excited to partner with leading consumer electronic retailer, Best Buy, to offer our consumer audio products in-store,” said William Merchan, VP of Sales for Blue Microphones. “We recognize that Best Buy shares Blue’s cornerstones of high-quality electronics and entertainment. We are looking forward to expanding the availability of Blue’s products to consumers across the country.”

Blue Microphones offers innovative consumer audio products to Best Buy customers, including:

*Yeti, the world’s first THX-certified, USB microphone with a proprietary triple capsule array providing four distinct recording options

*Snowball, the No. 1-selling USB podcast microphone on the market in a brushed aluminum design

*Icicle, a powerful in-line XLR-to-USB converter and preamplifier

All of Blue’s consumer audio electronics are compatible with Mac or PC and have easy-to-use driverless installation.

Available in Best Buy Instrumental stores now, the Blue Microphones Yeti MSRP is $149, Snowball MSRP is $99 and the Icicle at $59. For more information visit

About Blue Microphones
Blue Microphones designs and produces an extensive line of award-winning microphones and recording tools for audio professionals, musicians and consumers. Founded in 1995, and headquartered in Southern California, Blue continues a lengthy tradition of innovative, cutting-edge design and astounding performance, with a range of inspiring recording tools for almost any application. From Blue’s flagship recording tool, the Bottle, to the THX-certified, USB mic Yeti, to our new Mikey iPod/iPhone Recorder, Blue has just the tool to capture your creativity. Check out the complete range of Blue products at

About Best Buy
With operations in the United States, Canada, Europe, China and Mexico, Best Buy is a multinational retailer of technology and entertainment products and services with a commitment to growth and innovation. The Best Buy family of brands and partnerships collectively generates more than $45 billion in annual revenue and includes brands such as Best Buy; Audiovisions; The Carphone Warehouse; Future Shop; Geek Squad, Jiangsu Five Star; Magnolia Audio Video; Napster; Pacific Sales; The Phone House; and Speakeasy. Approximately 155,000 employees apply their talents to help bring the benefits of these brands to life for customers through retail locations, multiple call centers and Web sites, in-home solutions, product delivery and activities in our communities. Community partnership is central to the way we do business at Best Buy. In fiscal 2009, we donated a combined $33.4 million to improve the vitality of the communities where our employees and customers live and work. For more information about Best Buy, visit

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