The Van Damme Tour Grade Classic XKE Quad Microphone Cable is designed to reduce noise with long cable runs. This is an ideal cable for studio or live performance when sound quality and noise reduction is important. The braided sleeving and quad wiring will keep the noise level down while the low capacitance and premium grade materials will optimize sound quality. Trust the companies that the pros do! When Abby Road Studios uses Van Damme to wire their studio you know they’re a high quality cable.