Hardware Tag

The Studio Live mixer revolutionized the workflow for live FOH engineers. The new FaderPort 16 should do the same for engineers and mixers. This USB 2.0 interface gives the user a hands on mixing experience in only the way Presonus does. Baton Rouge, Louisiana—January 2018… PreSonus® is now shipping its feature-rich, easy-to-use FaderPort™ 16 Mix Production Controller, which connects via USB 2.0 to provide precise tactile control over your favorite DAW’s mix and automation functions, including complete transport control. The third model in the FaderPort series, the new control surface offersRead More
Calling all significant others! Need a gift to woo the engineer in your life? Buy this special edition Copperphone complete with a heart on the center hole. Calling all cunning engineers, buy this for your significant other under the guise of being romantic and keep it for yourself when they inevitably do not want it. Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for that special audio engineer/producer or singer/songwriter in your life?  Look no further.  This year we are doing another run of limited edition Copperphones with a custom machinedRead More

Posted On February 9, 2018By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Universal Audio OX Amp Top Box

Load boxes have been around for a little while now but Universal Audio incorporates their Dynamic Room and Speaker modeling to create a hardware box that allows the character of your amp to shine through on professionally modeled cabinets. OX is a premium reactive load box and guitar recording system, giving guitarists perfectly studio-miked amp sounds from their existing tube amp. OX lets users play and record tube amps in their ideal sweet spots — from the edge-of-breakup to fully cranked — with perfect dynamics at any volume level, andRead More

Posted On February 6, 2018By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Antelope Audio EDGE Strip

The hot new item out lately has been modeling microphones. Combined with the right preamp and software, a relatively flat microphones can take on many shapes and forms. Antelope Audio have released a combo Preamp / Microphone EDGE Strip to emulate many classic and boutique mics and preamps SANTA MONICA, CA, USA, JANUARY 25, 2018: high-end professional audio equipment manufacturer Antelope Audio is proud to announce that EDGE Strip — a breakthrough bundle comprising its DISCRETE MP Discrete Dual Ultra-Linear Microphone Preamp and already-available, trailblazing EDGE modelling microphone (for whichRead More

Posted On February 4, 2018By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Mackie Launches New Line of Audio Tools

Mackie really has come out swinging toward the end of last year with the new Big Knob Series and continues through 2018 with three new products. Mackie today announces a new line of affordable, high-quality, audio tools for studio and live sound. With the MDB Series Direct Boxes, the MTest-1 Cable Tester and M48 Phantom Power Supply, Mackie now offers essential tools for studio and live sound applications with their proven Built-Like-A-Tank™ construction and premium analog circuitry. “Mackie has always been about creating audio solutions that sound great, are easyRead 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
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 21, 2017By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

IK Multimedia Releases iRig Pre HD

IK Multimedia was one of the first in plugins and the first in mobile recording. They understood that smartphones and tablets are the next medium for recording. The iRig pre was one of the firsts and now it’s available worldwide. October 19, 2017 – IK Multimedia is proud to announce that iRig Pre HD is now available worldwide. The new iRig Pre HD is a high-definition, ultra-compact digital interface for microphones with an onboard Class A studio-quality preamplifier designed to deliver top notch audio performance with iPhone®, iPad®, Mac® and PC. It offersRead More
Conversion has been a part of Dangerous Music’s products since their advent, but up until now, they haven’t featured a dedicated unit. Convert-AD+ has arrived. New York, NY – AES – October 18, 2017 – At the New York AES show, Dangerous Music today premiered the CONVERT-AD+ A to D converter. Building on their legacy of award-winning monitoring and mastering D to A converters, the CONVERT-AD+ is the culmination of the company’s technical advances over the past 15 years, as always, addressing both the sonic demands, practical needs of professional audio engineers and to put the soul backRead More
Want a vintage 8 channel preamp interface complete with vintage mics and processing? Sounds too good to be true right? Well Antelope Audio have announced the Discrete 4 and 8 series USB and Thunderbolt interfaces that can be bundled with their new modeling mics, giving you the possibility to track with classic mics and channel strips from BAE, Gyraf Audio, and many more. SANTA MONICA, CA, USA: high-end professional audio equipment manufacturer Antelope Audio is proud to announce (upcoming) availability of its DISCRETE 8 ThunderboltTM & USB Interface with 8 Discrete Mic Preamps plus accompanyingEDGE and VERGE modellingRead More