Stories from the Shure Archives: The Green Bullet Harmonica Microphone


The Green Bullet, also known as the model 520, was released in 1949 as a two-way radio microphone. But it soon became a favorite of harmonica/blues harp players. It’s been in the studio with the Rolling Stones and on TV with M*A*S*H. Hear from award-winning harmonica musicians Sugar Blue and Nigel Mack and Shure Corporate Historian Michael Pettersen in this short documentary chronicling the history and legacy of Shure’s Green Bullet Harmonica Microphone.