Over the weekend one of the Noisegate crew was out and about helping record the debut EP of local Melbourne indie/psych band B!and and we were lucky enough to get up close and hands on with some of the gear being used in the session.
The name ‘Universal Audio’ is legendary throughout the pro audio world, particularly in the recording industry as their founder Bill Putnam was responsible for many game changing innovations including recording techniques, concepts, and of course hardware. These celebrated contributions have been long enjoyed and utilised
We were recently able to get our hands on the Soundcraft Notepad 12FX, the largest in the Notepad family of compact analogue mixers. Yeah, cool story bro. We know right? But when we teamed up with DJ extraordinaire Leroy to lay down some dubby vibes,
Spike Leo is a sought after music producer/mix engineer/songwriter in Australia and has worked with some major Australian acts as well as helping many independent artists get on their feet. We chat with Spike about creating the show, "Sama-Sama" with Cirque Du Soleil in Spain,
You need to have trust in your studio monitors, and as your best mate they should tell you like it is. No matter what your budget is when choosing a pair of studio monitors, you need to choose them with care and by taking these
The good folk at AKG recently sent us some really handy diagrams and suggestions for drum miking that correspond with their off-the-shelf drum microphone bundles. These are solid solutions for every budget, and fit in beautifully with that well-worn channel strip layout of kick, snare,
Enmore Audio is a three-room recording studio, located in Sydney’s inner west. They have played host to an eclectic bunch of musicians in recent years, from string groups to rock bands to solo singer-songwriters. The studio is located in a shared creative space with music,
The Jim Dunlop MXR® design team has collaborated with Eddie Van Halen to deliver a full range of powerful saturation and hyper-driven tones right at your feet. The resulting MXR EVH 5150™ Eddie Van Halen Overdrive Pedal joins hand-adjusted multi-stage MOSFETs with a full complement
[addtoany] You can spend your hard earned on studio monitors only to waste their potential by not taking the time to position them correctly. A seemingly small detail like studio monitor placement can have an even greater impact on your sound than the monitors themselves.
[addtoany] We have been fortunate enough to get our hands on the brand new OX Amp Top Box, a revolutionary product from the geniuses at Universal Audio. In short, the OX is a world class reactive load box that allows you to use your valve