Just as many thought the world of large format consoles were finito, SSL strike back with the announcement of a new, all analogue 32 channel in-line console, reminiscent of older designs that put the company on the map. It’s called ORIGIN, and for good reason.
Announced at Messe last spring, Studiologic’s new 9-fader MIDI and DAW controller SL Mixface is making its debut at NAMM 2019. This is a complete MIDI and DAW Controller device is certainly a uniquely versatile tool that is fully programmable for software and hardware instruments
Aspiring music producers often look to their heroes to inspire and hone their skills in the studio. Think of great producers such as Sylvia Massey, Rick Rubin or Max Martin and the impact they’ve had on music. This impact stems more from their ability to
A look at the Korg Nu:Tekt HA-S Headphone Amp One of the biggest surprises we encountered at the recent Winter NAMM Show was Korg’s apparent commitment to DIY electronics. Tucked away in Hall E amidst a cacophonous sea of guitar and PA speaker manufactures was the Korg Nu:Tekt booth. Albeit modest compared
In a first for monolithic studio console manufacturer Solid State Logic (SSL), two audio interfaces have been announced, ideally suited for the home studio owner. Introducing the SSL 2 and SSL 2+. From the company that changed the face of the mixing world forever with
I’ve been tinkering with synths, sequencers and other gadgets for a long time now — writing about them for a few years too. ‘Going modular’ was always a thing that was going to happen eventually. Well, just over 2 months ago I finally got my
CMI’s Audio department demonstrated its breadth and depth of products and knowledge in the Commercial Audio realm over two days in early October with their Commercial Audio Showcase. An opportunity to meet and speak with technical experts from leading manufacturers, the two-day event saw international
When Native Instruments added TRK-01 to their Komplete 12 suite of instruments a year ago, I was admittedly a little underwhelmed by the concept. What possible use could I have for a kick-drum and bass sequencer plugin inside a DAW that can already sequence and