This is my mic. It is the SmartMusic instrumental (not even vocal) mic, and mine is over eight years old.
I have been singing in various ways since I was about one-and-a-half. I'm not particularly trained, though.
If you see "GTB" on a song, it means Gold Trial Binge. That was when I took my free Gold trial and recorded as many Gold songs as I could during that period.
I do not use MMSB or pitch change or any kind of effects. I usually see them as cheating, especially in contests. I know other people don't, but I do.
Things I've won or been in: