Podcast Recording Software

The easiest way to record a podcast.

Introducing First Take – a multichannel recording application perfect for podcasting or saving musical ideas. (macOS only)
First Take - The Easiest way to record a podcast.

4 Makes It A Party

Record a podcast with 4 participants by connecting up to four Apogee USB microphones to a single computer or USB Hub. First Take is compatible with HypeMiC, MiC Plus, & ClipMiC digital 2

Set Up Your Ideal Mix

Eliminate the technical complexities that most recording applications require. Set up you session in seconds without having any audio technical knowledge.

Be Heard With Crystal Clear Audio

Let your story shine with full 48kHz/24-bit resolution for ultimate sonic clarity. Don’t let bad audio ruin a great story. 


Most frequent questions and answers

First Take was created to make recording with multiple Apogee USB mics as easy and quick as possible. First Take is ideal for recording podcasts, interviews, jam sessions with other musicians, & more. 

First Take accepts up to 4 Apogee USB mics. 

HypeMiC, Mic Plus, and ClipMiC digital 2.

The sample rate is 48kHz, bit depth is 24 bits, and file format is Broadcast Wave. These settings are fixed.

Your recordings are stored in Documents > Apogee > FirstTake> RecordingName >TakeNumber

Yes! Apogee recommends a USB 3 hub or a powered USB 2 hub. 

Compatible Apogee Microphones