A microphone, as used for radio broadcasting or studio recording. Most platforms depict a vintage, silver microphone, like the Shure Unidyne 55.
Commonly used for various content concerning radio, broadcasting, music, recording, and podcasts.
Not to be confused with the handheld 🎤 Microphone, associated with live singing.
📅 Studio Microphone was approved as part of Unicode 7.0 in 2014
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.