Author Profile

Barry Rudolph

Barry Rudolph is a recording engineer/mixer who has worked on over 30 gold and platinum awards. He has recorded and/or mixed Lynyrd Skynyrd, Hall & Oates, Pat Benatar, Rod Stewart, The Corrs, and more. Barry has his own futuristic music mixing facility and loves teaching audio engineering at Musician's Institute, Hollywood, CA. He is a lifetime Grammy-voting member of NARAS, the 'New Toys' columnist for LA's Music Connection Magazine, and a contributing editor for Mix Magazine.

Goodhertz Faraday Limiter Plug-in Version 2

Goodhertz is a California audio software company that makes audio plug-ins and licenses audio algorithms for embedding into Mac OS and iOS platforms. The Faraday Limiter is purpose-designed not only to increase loudness but also to affect tonal color and timbral shape by exerting dynamical control in ways not normally associated with typical limiters or maximizers, hardware or software. ......

DMG Audio Limitless

DMG Limitless ($199 MSRP) is a modern mastering limiter plug-in for PCs and Macs that offers precision dynamic control using two closely integrated limiters. One limiter is specially configured to work only on transients, while the dynamics limiter uses look-ahead and a more conventional release time to control dynamics musically. Limitless produces loudness enhancement to any desired stylistic......

Eventide Tverb Reverb Plug-in

Eventide’s Tverb reverb plug-in starts with an emulation of the historic Meistersaal chamber music concert hall built in 1910 in Berlin and subsequently sold in 1976 to become Hansa-Tonstudio Studio 2, the choice for many pop stars including U2, Iggy Pop, Depeche Mode, David Byrne, Jon Bon Jovi and David Bowie. It was the unique reverberant characteristics of Hansa-Tonstudio Studio 2 that......

BAE 1023L 500 Series Module

The 1023L is BAE’s single-rackspace 1023 mic pre/EQ module repackaged into a three-slot 500 Series module. Like the 1023, the 1023L has an all Class-A circuit design comprising a mic preamp with up to 80 dB of gain followed by a 3-band equalizer section and 18dB/octave highpass filter. Like the original Neve 1073 module, it offers a choice between 300- and 1,200-ohm microphone input impedances,......

PSI Audio AVAA C20

Switzerland-based PSI Audio adds the Active Velocity Acoustic Absorber C20 to its inventory of high-end studio and audiophile speakers. The AVAA is an active broadband absorber that suppresses low-frequency reflections between room boundaries—walls, floors and ceilings—and is intended to work best along with passive midrange and high-frequency acoustic treatments. The AVAA C20 is most effective......