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ASTON ELEMENT MICROPHONE REVEALED AS 2ND ROUND VOTING OPENS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - June 2, 2020

As round two of Project Element now open, Aston Microphones have released the first ever photo of the beautiful Aston Element. Known as the ‘People’s Microphone’, Element is the first ever mic to have its final voicing decided by a public vote, through a series of blind listening tests of…

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MOOG PRESENTS ITS NEW SONIC PLAYGROUND: SUBHARMONICON

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - May 12, 2020

Moog Music’s new semi-modular analog polyrhythmic synthesizer, Subharmonicon, is now available worldwide. Moog details the historical inspiration behind this unique instrument and presents “Music As Living Matter,” a short film scored by Suzanne Ciani using Subharmonicon. The Moog Subharmonicon is a versatile analog labyrinth of subharmonically derived synthesis and polyrhythmic patterns, equally…

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THE HOME BASED MUSICIAN – THE YAMAHA MUSIC PERSPECTIVE

Posted in Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording), Special Features    //    Post Date - March 28, 2020

In our last couple of articles on home recording, we’ve mainly focused on the angle that your basic tool requirements are: your instruments, a computer, DAW, interface, microphone, monitors and headphones, plus a controller keyboard or pad if you need one. As Yamaha Music Australia’s Matt Livingstone tells us, under…

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CREATING LIVE VIDEO CONTENT (feat BEN KELLY & ROLAND VR-1 HD AV STREAMING MIXER )

Posted in Artists, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording), Special Features    //    Post Date - March 6, 2020

This article written by Greg Phillips originally ran on Roland’s Blog at: https://rolandcorp.com.au/blog/creating-live-video-content Finding your target audience Sometimes it feels like it’s a jungle out there for those trying to navigate the online world. You’re trying to reach your target audience, figuring out why one post or campaign worked so…

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Eris® E7 XT2-Way Active Studio Monitors with EBM Waveguide

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - March 1, 2020

With their smooth, accurate frequency response; powerful amplification with tons of headroom; and acoustic tuning functions that ensure you always get the best sound, it’s no surprise that the original Eris®-series studio monitors have been a runaway hit since their introduction. The Eris E7 XT builds on the Eris XT-series…

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NAMM 2020: PRESONUS ioSTATION 24C AUDIO INTERFACE & PRODUCTION CONTROLLER

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - January 30, 2020

Joe from Presonus shows us the new ioStation 24c audio interface and production controller at Winter NAMM 2020. When you’re a solo artist, you have to be more than just creative to realize your vision—you must also be a producer and an audio engineer. The ioStation 24c audio interface and…

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NAMM 2020: ZOOM LIVE TRAK L8 MIXER RECORDER

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - January 27, 2020

The L-8 combines a digital mixer with 8 input channels, and a multi-track recorder capable of recording up to 12 tracks simultaneously. It can be used as a 12-in / 4-out USB audio interface even while you are recording to the SD card. Podcasters can connect up to 4 pairs…

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NAMM 2020: TWO NOTES AUDIO ENGINEERING’S TORPEDO CAPTOR X 

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - January 23, 2020

The new Torpedo Captor X from Two Notes Audio Engineering is an all-in-one reactive load box, tube amp attenuator, cab simulator, IR loader and stereo expander. Perfect for guitarists that need a flexible recording and live solution for their guitar tone. We caught up with Jeremy on the Two Notes NAMM booth…

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NAMM 2020: NEW FROM RADIAL ENGINEERING

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - January 21, 2020

Radial Engineering’s Jay Porter takes us on a tour of NAMM Show releases on their booth this year including the USB mobile for phone or tablet, BT Pro V2, PZ-Pro for acoustic guitar, Hotshot 48V condenser mic switcher, and new flagship DI HDI. Distributed in Australia by Amber Technology

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NAMM 2020: SSL’S NEW AUDIO INTERFACES BRING STUDIO QUALITY TO PERSONAL STUDIOS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - January 15, 2020

Solid State Logic (SSL) has launched their first-ever dedicated audio interfaces as part of their new personal studio range: the SSL 2, and SSL 2+. Both are USB-powered and include class- leading mic preamps, legacy 4K analogue enhancement mode inspired by classic SSL consoles, studio-quality monitoring, and an SSL Production…

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