At one point in the not-so-distant past, you either needed a decked-out analog studio or a painfully expensive digital audio workstation to attain the type of sound deemed to be at the professional level. Much to the collective rejoicing of songwriters, producers, musicians, audio engineers, and content creators literally everywhere, that can be filed away as a memory of the olden times. Thanks to clever tech and manufacturing by brands such as Universal Audio, Antelope, Apogee, and more, there are powerful audio interfaces that contain high-
Years ago, I worked at an alternative country bar doing sound for a wide variety of acts in their backroom. We had country bands, folk duos, metal acts, jam bands, theater troops, and circus performers.
Every one of them had to suffer at my hands: All we had was a cheap analog mixer teetering on the edge of failure. Mackie’s new take on its Onyx 12 Analog Mixer would’ve been a fantastic board for the place
Zoom announces its latest vocal effects processor, the V3, which features 16 professional voice-changing effects for anyone, anywhere. Whether you are collaborating online, recording, or streaming, the V3 is packed with effects, harmonizing options, pitch correction, and more.
Zoom V3 Vocal Processor
The front panel offers 16 pads for fast and easy
IK Multimedia is giving electric guitar players new ways to purify and capture their beloved guitar tones. This NAMM season, the company is releasing a new buffer boost preamp pedal, DI box, mobile interface, and USB audio interface, all with killer controls and killer tone.
First on the docket are the Z-Tone Buffer Boost and the
No mixing or recording engineer needs to be briefed on Apogee: its rackmount units represent the pinnacle of sonic reproduction at the conversion stage. Yet there’s always been a gulf between those who use these desktop devices—the Duet and the Quartet, namely—and those who seek the Symphony, the flagship in AD/DA conversion. Today, that gulf is no more: Apogee has released the Symphony Desktop, an interface offering the
Focusrite’s Scarlett series is quite popular, especially with podcasters, voice-over artists, and other audio professionals who need great sound at a relatively wallet-friendly price. Now, Focusrite has upgraded its Scarlett series, and B&H is proud to welcome these new pieces to our warehouse. Without further ado, we present the all new Scarlett Gen 3 models!
First, some new additions to the roster:
The Scarlett 4i4 will