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
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
Pro Tools continues their push to be the most innovative DAW by incorporating new VR and 360 tools to process audio for Facebook 360 and other platforms. They’ve also added a few features for MIDI functionality. AES (Booth #503) NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2017 – Avid® (Nasdaq: AVID), a leading global media technology provider for the creation, distribution, and monetization of media assets for global media organizations, enterprise users and individual creative professionals, today announced a new version of Pro Tools® that empowers users to take on virtual reality (VR) projects with Facebook 360 SpatialRead More

Posted On October 17, 2017By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

McDSP and Focusrite Announce New Bundle

Focusrite and McDSP have teamed up to give buyers of the Red line of Focusrite interfaces more incentive to buy. Users will receive a whole year of  McDSP’s All Access HD Plugin Pack Focusrite, international leader in audio interface design, and Emmy® Award-winning plug-in developer McDSP have partnered to deliver an unprecedented interface and plug-in bundle. All registered customers of a Focusrite Red 4Pre, Red 8Pre or Red 16Line Thunderbolt™ and Pro Tools | HD™ audio interface will receive a free 12-month subscription to McDSP’s All Access HD plug-in pack,Read More

Posted On October 14, 2017By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Presonus Quantum 2

Presonus have upgraded their answer to the UAD Apollos of this world and have released the Quantum 2 Thunderbolt interface. For such a small package, it packs a massive punch. Baton Rouge, Louisiana—October 2017…Following up on the success of its top-of-the-line Quantum audio/MIDI interface, PreSonus has expanded the series with the release of the new Quantum 2. Slightly smaller than the original Quantum, the 22×24-channel Quantum 2 shares its larger sibling’s status as PreSonus®’ fastest and best-sounding audio/MIDI interface, taking advantage of the high-speed Thunderbolt™ 2 bus and a no-frills, direct-to-DAWRead More
Serving as a companion to the Studiolive Console, these rack mixers can be used for a myriad of live and studio applications. These rackmount mixers pack either a Studio Live 32R or 24R into a 2U rack space, thus saving immense space. Baton Rouge, Louisiana—September 2017… The perfect partners for StudioLive® Series III console/recorders, StudioLive Series III rack mixers can serve as simple AVB stage boxes, combination stage boxes and monitor mixers, or powerful standalone mixers. The result of ten years of R&D, the third-generation StudioLive 32R and StudioLive 24R fitRead More

Posted On September 24, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Propellerhead Reason 10

One of the most unique DAWs just turned 10. After announcing earlier this year of VST Support, Reason has turned 10. This new iteration of the DAW used by many in the sequencing and recording industry touts new features and instruments. This version claims to be the biggest update yet. Stockholm, Sweden, September 22, 2017 – Propellerhead Software today is thrilled to announce Reason 10, the biggest content update ever for Reason owners. Built on an award-winning legacy to make musical dreams a reality, Reason 10 features two massive brand-newRead More
The StudioLive Mixers have been a hit, especially with home studios and live gigs. Presonus is now shipping the StudioLive 24 Series III PreSonus’ new StudioLive 24 digital console/recorders are now shipping, adding to the company’s third-generation StudioLive® Series III line, which launched earlier this year with the StudioLive 16 and StudioLive 32. Like all Series III consoles, StudioLive 24 further improves on the StudioLive’s legendary ease of use while letting you customize workflow and operations to fit the way you work. All Series III consoles feature touch-sensitive, motorized faders,Read More
Welcome to the final section of the Pro Tools 12 Review. For previous parts, visit the review section HERE. This section details the overall review for Pro Tools 12. Part 5: Review During the course of these Pro Tools 12.7 Explained series, a lot of ground has been covered. What started out as just a review of Pro Tools changes since version 11 became so big that it had to be broken into parts just to go over all of the major bells and whistles. This in itself should demonstrateRead More
This is Part 4 of a 5 part series reviewing Pro Tools 12. For previous parts, visit the Reviews section HERE. This section lays out new features only available in Pro Tools HD. Part 4: HD only Features Of course, all of the new features that both Standard and HD Pro Tools carry in version 12.6 is a long and impressive list, but what’s the point of upgrading to HD. No worries folks, Avid have that department covered with a few features that may or may not have you pullingRead More