Chino, CA – October 2014…The nominees for this year’s Technical Excellence and Creativity Awards are in, and Manley Labs is proud to announce that the CORE® Channel Strip has been recognized in the category of Microphone Preamps.
The CORE is a new and innovative channel strip that combines the best of Manley’s acclaimed technologies in a powerful, easy-to-use design. Built upon a 25-year legacy producing revered recording studio equipment for top recording engineers and musicians, Manley Labs has combined its CORE technologies to give you maximum flexibility at an affordable price.
Starting with the same highly acclaimed Class A Preamp circuitry found in the Manley VOXBOX®, Dual Mono, and Mono Microphone Preamplifiers, the CORE integrates Manley’s unique ELOP®-based compression, limiting, and equalization circuitries into a powerful integrated package that delivers Manley’s inimitable sonic signature, at a surprisingly affordable price.
The CORE is designed for today’s musicians, with an intuitive yet feature-rich front panel that allows you to concentrate on your performance without being submerged in a sea of knobs and switches. Easy to use, musical and forgiving, the CORE makes it easier than ever to cut a great sounding track.
“We are both thrilled and honored that the CORE has been nominated for a TEC award,” remarked Manley Labs President and Co-Founder EveAnna Manley. “The CORE represents an exciting new direction for Manley Labs, and the response to it has been overwhelming. It’s truly a privilege to be included in such a prestigious group of nominees.”
The TEC Awards will be held during on January 24, 2015, at the annual NAMM Convention at the Anaheim Convention Center.
Presented annually by the NAMM Foundation, the TEC Awards recognizes the individuals, companies and technical innovations behind the sound of recordings, live performances, films, television, video games, and other media. TEC Awards nominations are made by a panel of industry professionals and voted upon by members of various professional organizations and audio industry websites.
About Manley Laboratories, Inc. - Since the late 1980s Manley products have evolved from purist audiophile vacuum tube designs expanding into professional audio and digital converter systems. Manley's legacy of design philosophies has been proven over years of real-world experience, using high quality modern components, many of which are fabricated in-house. Manley's 11,000 sq. ft. building houses a machine shop, printed circuit board manufacture, audio transformer winding, engraving, and wire harness prepping facilities. All custom design, R&D, assembly, testing, and quality control processes are performed with precision and pride at the Manley factory, located just 35 miles east of Los Angeles, California. All Manley products are built in Chino, not China.
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