Mix Blog Studio: 500 Series As a Gateway to Analog
After years of mixing in-the-box, Mike Levine discovered a range of 500 Series units; he now employs a hybrid approach to his mixes that...
Product of the Week: Plugin Alliance Lindell Audio 50 Series
The famous API processor sound, modeled and placed in a modular channel-strip format, stereo or mono, with Channel and Buss options.
Mix Blog Studio: iZotope and NI—One Plus One Equals…?
A new alliance between two powerhouses in pro audio and music production has some intriguing possibilities for creators, including the incorporation of AI into...
Product of the Week: Reftone LD-3B Ref-Cube Powered Monitors
Designed as a replacement for the ubiquitous Auratones, the new powered version of the Ref-Cube is designed to offer clear midrange performance, but it...
Product of the Week: United Plugins/Soundevice Digital DIFIX
This DI box emulator plug-in slipped by a lot of people when it came out a few months back, but it's simple to use...
Product of the Week: Antelope Audio Zen Go Synergy Core
Mike Levine finds audio quality at an affordable price with an interface that is both portable and fits well in the studio.
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.