November 28th, 2017 by Rich Crescenti
The iLoud Micro Monitor from IK Multimedia is a compact, portable set of speakers that deliver results you can trust in virtually any location.
It seems that with every change the recording industry goes through, there comes new freedom for music makers of all types.
The constraints of the old Read more...
August 22nd, 2017 by Rich Crescenti
Gain access to instant vintage bass mojo with the UAD Ampeg B-15N emulation—a faithful re-creation of the revered studio classic.
Many musicians and engineers crave the sounds of classic vintage hardware, but don’t have access to the real thing.
You can rage all day against the dying of the light, Read more...
August 15th, 2017 by Rich Crescenti
The U195 has taken on several iterations over the last 20 years, but having been re-introduced in 2016 with a new capsule design, Soundelux ensures this version is the best yet.
The sheer number of mics on the market today is astounding. Apart from the titans of the industry and Read more...
July 25th, 2017 by Rich Crescenti
Despite its name, the VOXBOX is much more than just a vocal processor—it can impart the thick and rich sonic footprint Manley is known for on sound sources of all kinds.
One of Universal Audio’s latest offerings is a software emulation of the Manley VOXBOX channel strip.
While many of Read more...
June 28th, 2017 by Rich Crescenti
Focusrite’s Scarlett OctoPre Dynamic is a unique and flexible tool, most notably offering front-end compression across all 8 of its channels—a feature not commonly found among similar units on the market.
As DIY spaces and smaller portable recording rigs become more and more popular, the industry has responded in kind. Read more...