I've tried both, and and there are things I like on both systems. Lately I've been using the boom with goose neck concept. I've had to put extra weights on the back of the boom though, IMO the goose-neck makes the stand unstable. BKO > I've been thinking about trying out a 58 on a boom/gooseneck...as I will > admit that the headset has always been very low gain. > > I would have to get used to the huge gooseneck/mic in front of my face.