Control Surfaces Tag

Posted On September 14, 2016By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Native Instruments MASCHINE JAM Hardware

Maschine is a cornerstone in many producers’ setups. Native Instruments took the MPC based systems and expanded them in only ways they could. Now the MASCHINE series is expanding with a new addition in the form of a creative performance system with MASCHINE JAM. Native Instruments today announced MASCHINE JAM – the modern production and performance system created for fluid, intuitive track sketching and the latest member of the MASCHINE family. MASCHINE JAM offers versatile workflow designed to swiftly capture and develop creative ideas using tactile step sequencing and touch-sensitiveRead More

Posted On June 4, 2014By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Slate Raven 2.0

Even though I prefer my trackball and 2 screen configuration, the Raven gets more and more enticing each time I see it. It seems Steven Slate has become the Steve Jobs of pro audio, and now his award winning DAW control surface Raven, has been given an upgrade. The other plus is if you buy a Raven MTi or MTX before September 1, you will get one of the most anticipated plugins this year for free, Slate Digital Virtual Mix Rack (Review coming soon). Introducing the Slate Media Technology RAVENRead More

Posted On September 5, 2013By BryanIn Reviews

Review: DNA Music Labs Hotkey Matrix V2

DNA Music Labs just released a Version 2 of The Hotkey Matrix. This new release features improved graphic design and layout and is compatible with Pro Tools 10 and 11. Everything Recording got their hands on one of these units to review. I’ve spent the greater part of 10 years trying to shove as many Pro Tools shortcuts in my head as I possibly can. Alas there’s only so much space in there and eventually when a new handy command is added to your arsenal, another is sometimes lost… ThatRead More

Posted On September 4, 2013By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Novation Launch Control

Ableton always gets the coolest toys and now the Launch Control has the perfect new partner thanks to the Launch Control. Not only does it have custom built-in mappings, it is also compatible with FL Studio as well as your iPad. This gives you the perfect control surface to throw in your backpack on the go. Comes standard with Ableton Live Lite and a pretty sizeable Loopmasters sample pack. Novation is excited to announce Launch Control: a robust, compact controller with 16 assignable knobs, eight three colour launch pads, andRead More