Vintage King Audio will present over 50 products, including debuts of some all-new models by Barefoot Sound, Neve AMS and Shadow Hills
– Vintage King will also host its fourth annual industry after-party, Afterglow, on Saturday, October 27th at Studio Trilogy
Pro audio dealer Vintage King Audio will present over 50 products, including debuts of some all-new models, at the 133rd AES Convention in San Francisco, October 27-29.
Vintage King, which deals in high-end new and vintage recording equipment, will showcase many of the company’s top manufacturers at booth #1111, right alongside the Barefoot Sound and Shadow Hills Industries booths. New products are to be launched from BAE, Barefoot Sound, Helios, AMS/Neve, Shadow Hills Industries, SSL and Wunder Audio.
Additionally, Vintage King will host gear from Burl Audio, Retro Instruments, ACME Audio, Electrodyne, Lisson Grove, Apogee Digital, ADR Compex, Maag Audio, Manley Labs, Daking, ATC Loudspeakers, Phoenix Audio, Tube-Tech, Bock Audio, Endless Analog CLASP, Audient, Black Box Analog, Veritgo Sound and more. More info on Vintage King AES available here: http://vintageking.com/aes
Vintage King will also host its fourth annual industry after-party, Afterglow, on Saturday, October 27th at Studio Trilogy in San Francisco. Industry veterans mix and mingle and the studio’s expansive roster of gear will be viewable, including the API 1608 console that Vintage King sold to the studio. More info on Afterglow available here: http://vintageking.com/afterglow
EXCLUSIVE GEAR DEBUTING AT THE VINTAGE KING BOOTH #1111:
Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor Class A VK Limited Edition
Outwardly distinguished by the red lights illuminating its surface and hand-signed & numbered plaque on the rear, and inwardly distinguished by its fully Class A compression cells. The sound of the Class A discrete cell is outstanding; adding even ordered harmonic warmth, headroom for days and a character that can only be described as finished.
BAE 500 Series 1073D Mic Pre/EQ
Faithfully recreated using the same Carnhill transformers and Elma switches that used in BAE’s 10 series modules. The ‘D’ stands for “deluxe,” including switchable high frequencies, direct instrument input and an output attenuator.
Wunder Audio Cobalt Pre and Allotrope EQ
Wunder Audio’s answer to the 500 Series. The Cobalt Pre has the same circuit, input transformer, and output transformer as the Wunder PEQ2. The Allotrope EQ has the same vintage-style, inductor-based Baxandall EQ found in the PEQ2, as well. Both units are available exclusively at Vintage King Audio in the USA.
SSL 611DYN E-Series Dynamics 500 Module
Reproduces the legendary sonic signature of the early 80s classic SSL 4000E console channel strip. The SSL E-Series Dynamics Module features a compressor/limiter and an expander/gate, both of which return faithfully to the circuitry and key components which define the sound of the original SSL E-Series channel strip.
SSL 611EQ E-Series EQ 500 Module
Reproduces the legendary sonic signature of the early 80s classic SSL 4000E console channel strip, which has added its touch to countless classic recordings from the 1980s to the present. The SSL E-Series EQ Module features two different EQs found on editions of the console produced between 1981 and 1989, the ‘Brown’ and ‘Black’ EQ.
Helios F760 Compressor/Limiter
At long last, Helios has reissued their acclaimed compressor/limiter module, responsible for so many great drum tones over the years. Drawn from an original design created for Island Studios Basing St., the new F760 is faithful to the original and will provide an excellent compliment to the reissued Type 69 mic pre/EQ.
We’re proud to announce the brand new bold offering from Barefoot Sound, the MiniMain12 four-way active monitor! More details are coming in shortly… but suffice it to say that these are extremely linear, revealing monitors — the pinnacle of Barefoot’s advanced technological development so far.
ABOUT VINTAGE KING AUDIO
Vintage King Audio is the world’s largest retailer of high-end new and vintage recording equipment, with a dedicated restoration center for servicing and preserving classic gear. The company’s product lines range from iconic collectibles to exciting new boutique products, including gear from such respected brands as Barefoot Sound, Shadow Hills Industries, AMS/Neve, Inward Connections, Helios, and ProAc. With a dedicated and experienced staff of engineers and musicians, Vintage King Audio provides the passion, know-how, and resources necessary to help clients make the most informed purchases possible. Vintage King customers can take advantage of free consultations all the way through to customized on-site turnkey installations, with a free warranty and lifetime support adding value to all work and products. While the company has maintained this customer-focused approach since its founding in the early 1990s, Vintage King surpasses the basic functions of an audio dealership, connecting with the professional audio community through holding events, panel discussions, and national product launches. For more information, visit: http://www.vintageking.com/about-us