Product of the Week: Sound Particles Energy Panner
Mike Levine looks in on the new Sound Particles Energy Panner, an intuitive 3D audio plug-in arriving on the eve of NAMM.
Mix Blog Studio: Pro Tools 2020.11 Boosts Performance, Adds Features
Mike Levine is loving the host of new features and the reduced strain on his CPU load in the latest Pro Tools update.
Product of the Week: Heritage Audio 73JR II Preamp
New 500 Series unit boasts a "Seventies-vintage" vibe and improved DI input.
Product of the Week: Waves Abbey Road RS124 Compressor
Continuing its relationship with Abbey Road Studios, Waves models and re-creates rare RS124 Compressor for new plug-in, then adds a few bonus features.
Mix Blog Studio: Analog Emulation—How Much Is Too Much?
Mike Levine likes adding some analog flavor to his mixes, often through modeling and emulation plug-ins. Still, he wonders if he sometimes goes too...
Product of the Week: Plugin Alliance Bettermaker EQ232D
Plug-in version of mastering grade equalizer a collaboration between Plugin Alliance and Poland-based manufacturer.
Mix Blog Studio: Authoritarians and Music Don’t Mix
Censorship of the arts can take many forms, and as Mike Levine found out with a little research, it is by no means a...
Mix Blog Studio: A Nice Surprise in Subscription Support
While Mike Levine has pointed out his own drawbacks to adopting subscription software plans, Plugin Alliance has introduced a model where your plug-ins are...
Mix Blog Studio: 4U Recording Helps Uplift Memphis Music
Songwriter/producer David Porter has been quietly leading an effort to re-energize the Memphis music industry through the organization MIME and the capabilities of a...
Product of the Week: PreSonus Studio One 5 Professional
Update adds a host of integrated live-performance possibilities, including the powerful new Show Page, along with a new Scenes snapshot feature and Score View.
Product of the Week: IsoAcoustics New Stage 1 Board
The newest from IsoAcoustics decouples monitors, loudspeakers and amps from the studio or stage, reducing vibrations and improving performance.