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Orange amps have recently ventured into audiophile areas like the O-Edition Headphones (Review HERE). Now they have moved into even more geeky areas with a new Op-Amp Orange Amplification has launched the new Dual Discrete Op-Amp which has been specifically designed for audio use. It is one of the most musically sounding of its kind on the market today. Built to a high specification, the Dual Discrete Op-Amp has been constructed for superior musical audio performance purposes. Unlike existing products, it only contains the gain blocks that are needed toRead More
The Slate Raven is a centerpiece at Everything Recording HQ. This control interface proves to be the one of the most useful pieces of hardware in the studio. Mixing or tracking on the road has become a pain due to this great control surface. Now the software has been updated with one of the most major updates since its release.   Today we are introducing the next evolution of our RAVEN series Multi-Touch Consoles. Introducing RAVEN 3.3, including the first ever DAW Multi-Touch GESTURES, support for Cubase & Nuendo onRead More
Just like the new improved SSL 4000E Channel plugin has had an update, the Moog Multimode Filter Collection has as well. Moog analog filters have long reigned supreme as the most musical audio filtering circuits ever devised. With its incredibly rich sounds and built in sequencing capabilities, the new Moog Multimode Filter Collection for UAD-2 hardware and Apollo interfaces represents a major advancement for electronic music producers and sound designers. Built for modern sequencer-based song production, the new Moog Multimode Filter XL plug-in — a one year effort between Moog Music andRead More
Amplitube has become a staple among musicians on the go due to the iRig, giving a multitube (yep, multitube) of amps and effects right on your phone. Now they have updated their flagship iOS app with even more. April 20, 2017 – IK Multimedia is pleased to announce that a free update for AmpliTube for iPhone® and AmpliTube for iPad® is now available in the App Store®. This update provides more included free gear with the full, LE and CS versions of the app, and adds the availability of Fender® Collection 2 forRead More
This is part 1 of a 5 part series that both explains Pro Tools 12’s features and reviews the software. Each week, a new part will be released, leading up to the overall review in part 5. Enjoy! Part 1: Overview So here I was, sitting in front of a DAW that was constantly locking up and spitting out “AAE Error -9173” within 10 seconds of pressing the space bar – even on moderate sessions. The DAW in question was Pro Tools HD 11.3. The hardware I was running wasRead More
With improving modeling software and upgraded DSP with UAD-2, the SSL4000E Channel Strip has been upgraded even more. The classic console desired by many, is now more faithfully updated. Introduced in 1979, the SSL 4000 E console brought a modern sound to the world, powering more platinum-selling records than any other. Its bold, punchy character and incredible dynamics has made the SSL 4000 a true industry standard and a bastion of modern recording. In close partnership with Solid State Logic®, Universal Audio proudly unveils the all-new SSL 4000 E Channel StripRead More
Companies like Line6 have existed for many years, trying to emulate the great guitar amplifiers and even though they come close, something is just missing. Kemper shows up and blows the doors off with a whole new approach to getting the perfect amp sound in a digital domain. I know a few people who own one and I’m contemplating pulling the trigger but even as great as this new tool is, getting the perfect sound isn’t necessarily as easy as it is made out to be. Enter Michael Britt… HeRead More

Posted On April 19, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Audified TNT Voice Executor Plugin

For a lot of voiceover professionals, efficiency is the key to quick deadlines without sacrificing quality. Audified TNT Voice Executor provides the very solution to both speed and quality on your speech tracks. BOSKOVICE, CZECH REPUBLIC: host application and audio effects developer Audified is proud to announce availability of TNT Voice Executor — a unique utilitarian plug-in offering no-nonsense processing of vocal and spoken word tracks to sophisticatedly solve any issues instantaneously — as of March 1… By their very nature, human voices are complex mechanisms; marvellously, we can recognise individuals from their vocalisations — beRead More

Posted On February 22, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Reviews, Software

Review: FabFilter Pro-R Reverb Plugin

The landscape of reverb plugins is getting more densely populated by the day. It seems every virtual synth designer has ported the reverb module from their virtual instruments into a plugin form. With impulse response libraries, algorithmic models, and digital creations of vintage hardware units, it seems there’s really no more ground to cover. Not so fast. FabFilter is throwing their hat in the ring with Pro-R.   What sets FabFilter apart from other plugin designers is simple: this company takes intricate controls and unique features and places them inRead More
Zaytoven is a monster when it comes to producing some of hip hop’s greatest hits. Now he’s given us a peek inside the workflow and mind of a beat making genius. BOZEMAN, MT, USA: urban and contemporary music virtual instrument creator and distributor StudioLinked is proud to announce availability of ZAYTOVEN’S FUNKY FINGERS — a dynamic virtual instrument influenced by the signature sound of GRAMMY® award-winning American record producer, DJ, and pianist Zaytoven, aimed at aspiring producers and budding beat-makers — as of February 10… Asked about the motivation behind the creation of his virtualRead More