New Products October 2016
Drawmer CPA-50 Amplifier Affordable Power Designed for Auratone Cubes The CPA-50 from Drawmer ($450) is a Class-D amplifier that delivers 25-watts RMS per channel...
New Products September 2016
Audient iD4 USB Interface Versatile, Affordable, Portable The Audient iD4 ($199) is packed with features, including a Class-A Audient Console Mic Preamplifier, high-performance A/D...
New Products: July 2016
Synthax RME Fireface UFX+ Redesign Brings Thunderbolt, USB 3 and DSP RME’s new flagship audio production tool, the Fireface UFX+ ($2,999) features 188 channels...
Mix Regional News: Chicago
Hi-Style Studio And Reliable Records: Shared Facility Serves Roots Artists Hi-Style Studio, founded by longtime bass player/producer Jimmy Sutton, has been serving Chicago’s Americana/roots...
New Products June 2016
Propellerhead Reason A-List Studio Drummer Rack Extension Features Multiple Styles The A-List Studio Drummer Rack Extension Instrument for Reason ($99) provides a fast, easy...
May 2016 New Products
Fostex HP-A4BL DAC/Amp Headphone Power and Quality Conversion The HP-A4BL from Fostex ($499.99) features newly designed digital circuitry and high-performance headphone amplifiers, balanced headphone...
New Products April 2016
Grove Hill Audio Liverpool Compressor Reinvented Beatles-Era Processor The all-tube, feedback, variable mu compressor from Grove Hill Audio ($1,495) was made famous by its...
New Products January 2016
iZotope Ozone 7 Mastering Tools Vintage-Inspired Processors Ozone 7 brings a new set of features aimed at professionals looking to add precise final touches...
New Products November 2015
Slate Raven MTi2 MultiTouch Controller 27-inch Touch Screen for Your DAW The new Raven MTi2 from Slate Media Technology ($999) is the most affordable...
New Products September 2015
FOCAL TRIO6 BE MONITOR 3-way or 2-Way Design With Remote Switching The Trio6 Be from Focal ($5,990/pair) is two monitors in one, offering remote...
The Emergence of 2.4 GHz Wireless
In the crowded and shrinking wireless spectrum, manufacturers are looking for any opportunity to provide customers with options. Recently, following some leadership from Line...
Miami News & Notes 2014
n Studio A at Miami’s Hit Factory Criteria, multiplatinum hitmaker Timbaland continued production on the soundtrack for the new drama series Empire, from Imagine...
Miami Session News 2014
Gospel singer/contestant on The Voice Donna Allen worked on new material with producers Jeffrey Davis and Jody Hill (Allen also produced) and engineer Fredric...
Canada Session News 2014
Videogame developer Ubisoft worked on material in Studio A with producer Dave Gossage and engineer Padraig B. Schnirer
Canada News & Notes 2014
Revolution Recording has ordered a Neve Genesys G96—with 48 1073 mic preamps, 24 1084 equalizers, 24 88RS EQs, full dynamics, full recall, DAW control,...
Line Arrays for Tour Sound
A whole lot of line arrays have appeared over the past decade, to the point that nearly all sound reinforcement manufacturers have a version,...
Atlanta News & Notes 2014
Owner Nick Chahwala recently moved Bravo Ocean Studios into a new 2,200 square-foot industrial loft in downtown Atlanta.
Atlanta Session News 2014
R&B singer/songwriter/producer Ne-Yo has been in Tree Sound for past few months working on new material with engineer Moses Gallart
Chicago News & Notes 2014
Chicago Recording Company recently started a project called CRC Live, which takes a close and personal look at music and the stories behind it....
NAB Audio 2014
While the National Association of Broadcasters’ annual show, on the heels of Musikmesse and pre-InfoComm, isn’t typically big on pro audio product launches, it...
Nashville/Memphis News & Notes
Colorado band You Me & Apollo first visited Ardent Studios in Memphis to cut a two-song single with renowned producer/engineer Jeff Powell. However, following...
Nashville/Memphis Session News
Country singer-songwriter Martina McBride worked on tracking/overdubbing/mixing in Studio A with producer Don Was, engineer John McBride and assistant engineer Allen Ditto
Southwest News & Notes
Las Vegas studio The Tone Factory recently acquired a Trident series 80 (32x24), to be installed in Studio A. “It’s an early series 80,...
Southwest Session News
Prog-rock band Yes recorded four new songs in Studio A—using a vintage discrete Neve desk with Pro Tools HDX—for their upcoming release, with engineer...
Austin News & Notes
Austin-based band Royal Forest likes to fly in the face of limitations and laugh. Sometimes literally. So far, the band has recorded four songs...
Austin Session News
Songwriter Bill Carter worked on new material with studio owner/engineer James Stevens—cut to Pro Tools and mixed on an SSL to ½-inch tape…Punk-rock band...