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Posted On October 28, 2017By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Mackie Releases New Big Knob Series

The Mackie Big Knob is the perfect centerpiece to a studio. Now there are three different versions to choose from: the Big Knob Passive, which is just a monitor controller / USB playback device; the Big Knob Studio which features Mackie Onyx Preamps, 3 sources and 2 monitor pairs, a 2 in 2 out interface with talkback, and Big Knob Studio+ that has everything the Studio has plus a 2 in 4 out interface with expanded talkback. Woodinville, WA – October 2017…  The next generation of Mackie’s highly acclaimed Big Knob monitor controllersRead More
Before recently, we only had to worry about Stereo and Surround mixes. Now with 360 cameras and Virtual Reality coming to the forefront, there is a new frontier. Dear Reality has just the tool to take on the emerging technology or Augmented and Virtual Reality. SANTA CRUZ, CA, USA: Plugin Alliance, a new ‘Über-standard’ supporting all major plugin formats and uniting some othe best-known international audio companies under one virtual roof, is proud to partner with Dear Reality announcing availability of dearVR pro and dearVR music — making the German spatial audio technology and virtual acousticsRead More
Kemper has really upped their game in the last few months, first by offering a free Michael Britt Rig Pack and now a Modern Metal Rig Pack by Lars Luettge. This one features all of the greats used for high gain mayhem. Kemper GmbH released a modern metal Rig Pack by Lars Lüttge for the Kemper Profiler. This new free Rig Pack for all owners of the acclaimed Kemper Profiler features 50 profiles of the most sought-after guitar amps for metal and rock. All the amps were profiled utilizing theRead More

Posted On October 26, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Propellerhead Releases Reason 10

First the iPhone X (10) and now Reason 10. What more could you ask for? Nothing right? Go grab one of the most forward thinking DAWs in the biz. Two groundbreaking new synthesizers and three new instrument collections highlight Reason’s biggest content update of all time STOCKHOLM, October 25, 2017 – Propellerhead Software today announced that Reason 10 is now available via the Propellerhead website and authorized resellers worldwide. Unlock a wealth of inspiring sounds and breathe new energy into your tracks with two massive new synthesizers – the Europa ShapeshiftingRead More
Just like with studio hardware, analog has a different flavor than digital. This can be just the thing needed to stand out from the crowd. Why not preorder the Fusebox Monosynth? KINGSWINFORD, UK: with the first batch having effectively sold out in advance, British boutique electronic instruments innovator Analogue Solutions is proud to announce that it is accepting second batch preorders for Fusebox — an aptly-named, three-VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) true analogue monophonic synthesizer that favourably fuses the company’s characterful vintage sound with an advanced choice of modulation and melodic possibilities (in a beautifully-built box)… beforeRead More

Posted On October 25, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Review: iZotope Ozone 8 Advanced

The Ozone mastering suite has been through many iterations. This version may be the most ambitious.   Ozone is the premiere mastering software, with a bundle of plugins that can even venture into mixing applications. Like Neutron 2 (review here), Ozone 8 comes in several versions to cater to different price points and applications for artists and engineers.   Ozone Imager: Similar to Neutron’s Neutrino plugin, the Ozone Imager is a free stereo enhancing plugin. Imager is based off of the very imaging built into Ozone 8 and loaded intoRead More
Unfiltered Audio is on a roll lately, releasing plugin after plugin that think way outside the box. I can’t wait to get my hands on Zip, their new dynamics tool that can go from compressor to full on effect. SANTA CRUZ, CA, USA: Plugin Alliance, a new ‘Über-standard’ supporting all major plugin formats and uniting some of the best-known international audio companies under one virtual roof, is proud to announce availability of Zip — further cementing Californian coding masterminds Unfiltered Audio’s Plugin Alliance partnership with a powerful, unconventional plugin that bravely breaks the compressor/expander moldRead More
Reason 10 comes with massive updates and with the 9.5 update to include VST plugins, now is the perfect time to buy this great DAW. On top of all of this, Reason Extensions are now available as a subscription service. Propellerhead today released Rack Extension plugin subscriptions for Reason. In addition to Rack Extensions being sold separately, the new Rack Extension subscription offers a unique, flexible way to get the creative tools you need at a new low price. With hundreds of plugins to choose from, Rack Extensions subscriptions letRead More
Eventide has really stepped up their game in all formats. Lately they have been releasing a slew of plugins partnering with great developers and now they are expanding to the Eurorack module. LITTLE FERRY, NJ, USA: recording technology trailblazer Eventide is proud to release the EuroDDL — entering the ever-expanding Eurorack modular market with a 16HP digital delay (DDL) module made to sound less digital than the average delay while enabling external control of every feature and function — at AES New York 2017, October 18-20, Jacob J. Javits Convention Center, USA… With the EuroDDL, Eventide’s oldRead More

Posted On October 23, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

D16 Releases Toraverb 2

Short and sweet press releases are the best! Let the product speak for itself. D16 has released Toraverb 2. We’d like to announce that Toraverb 2 / Space Modulated Reverb will be released on October 3rd, 2017. Toraverb 2 has been completely redesigned elevating it to entirely new heights. To read more about it please visit Toraverb 2 web page. Detailed overview will become available at the release day. Starting from Toraverb 2 premiere (October 3rd, 2017) use the coupon at our online shop and buy Toraverb 2 for 39€ only instead of 69€ regular price. This is time limited offer and coupon expires after November 3rd, 2017.Read More