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ASTON’S PEOPLE’S MICROPHONE IN 3RD & FINAL PUBLIC TEST SESSION

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - July 6, 2020

Aston Microphones announces the 3rd and final public test session for the all new Aston Element, the world’s first ‘People’s Microphone’ And the big surprise… a first sneak preview of the bundled shock mount and pop shield that Element will come included with the mic Have your voice heard: https://www.astonmics.com/votingform.aspx…

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DAWS: WHO’S USING WHAT AND WHY?

Posted in Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording), Special Features    //    Post Date - June 25, 2020

The 2020 Grammy Awards will be forever known as the year that home recording was legitimised. With Billie Eilish’s album When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go, an album recorded by her producer brother Finneas in their childhood home winning multiple awards, it proved that you don’t need…

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ROCKBOARD ANNOUNCE MOD 4 & U2 TRANSMITTER, RECEIVER + TRS PATCHBAY

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - June 4, 2020

Due in Australia in around six months time, The RockBoard MOD 4 – All-in-One Wireless System Receiver + Patchbay for Pedalboards offers an easy-to-use wireless connection between your instrument and your pedalboard, featuring digital wireless technology that delivers incredible audio quality, a simple setup procedure, and reliable use for any…

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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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