Displaying articles for: June 2013
"The proprietary alchemy of these highly resonant triangles is integral to the sonic properties and is a closely guarded secret."
Housed in Maxon’s new Compact Series chassis, both models feature professional-grade performance at affordable prices. Common features include easy-access battery door; LED Status Indicator; 9-Volt Battery or AC power options; Buffered Bypass switching. Both models are currently shipping.
The H9 delivers Eventide’s acclaimed sound and can run all of Eventide’s stompbox effects. It features a simple, one-knob user interface and also connects wirelessly via Bluetooth to iPods, iPhones and iPads for creating and managing presets, live control and in-app algorithm purchases.
What do you get when you cross the steady half-time rumble of Dubstep with the frantic atmospheres of Drum n Bass? The answer is Drumstep Revolt, and this latest release from sample pack producers Prime Loops perfectly encapsulates every element of this conflicted hybrid genre!
Native Instruments today introduced the latest installment of their DISCOVERY SERIES – the range of KONTAKT Instruments based around specific musically vibrant locations.
“Forest Frame Drums”, is a new collection of authentic sampled hand percussion for the Kontakt platform. The library features three traditional hand-crafted instruments from the Ojibway tribe with meticulous depth, playability, and an intimate sound with natural ambience.
High-quality synthesizer developer Waldorf is proud to announce availability of Nave, its first synthesizer app for Apple’s all-conquering iPad, as of June 13…
The new Mono/Poly for Reason is a software version specially developed for Propellerhead's Rack Extension Plugin format for Reason. In addition to faithfully replicating the original sounds, the Mono/Poly for Reason also adds enhancements such as 128-voice polyphony (max), up to 16-voice unison, Mono/Poly up to date for use in modern music production.
side this cutting-edge package you will find everything a producer needs to create stunning, solid, pristine sound quality music. Drum Cluster brings tons of rugged kicks, sturdy snares, deep lofills, esoteric vocoder FX, bubble glitches, noises, one shot basses, and the list could go on and on. Part of the included 6000 samples have been organized into 374 category kits and 100 drum kits.
Vancouver BC - based Radial Engineering Ltd is pleased to announce the StageDirect - a unique direct box that combines all of the standard features one would find in a DI with the added convenience of being able to mute the signal using a footswitch for silent on-stage tuning or to quietly switch instruments without having to turn down the PA system or put the stage amp on standby.
MC Darrison - Vocal Sampler features samples grouped into different categories and tempos: adlibs, expressions, rhymes, harmonized phrases, acapellas & drops, with a range of performances that ensures compatibility with a wide variety of music genres and styl
Stormdrum 3 is produced by Nick Phoenix, the creator of the Stormdrum 1 and 2 epic percussion collections, and this latest instrument is the culmination of all things percussion, musicality and big scores. Phoenix collaborated with Mickey Hart, the Grateful Dead’s “rhythm devil” and one of the most iconic drummers in rock history, as well as Greg Ellis, Chalo Eduardo, and Remo from Remo Drumheads. Together, the group captured over 90 gigabytes of all new percussion sounds for SD3.
Unlathed, with aggressive hammering and a raw finish, all work together seamlessly to create the dark, dry, articulate voice of Vintage Series.
Updated pro guitar & bass multi-fx processor also packs more features onboard including new bass amp models & effects, a Live View display, real-time pitch shifter & harmony effect, increased preset slots and redesigned ToneSharing community platform
The Isotope is designed to capture the classic lead tones of a 'fixed', or 'parked' wah but in a smaller, more convenient package.
A hit at its Winter NAMM 2013 unveiling, the new GS7561 5-Space Guitar Rack is a cost effective way to display a combination of electric and acoustic instruments on stage, in the studio, or at home.
Classic Textures includes over 30 new impulses, from dark vinyl to classroom projectors to crackling fires and 70 new presets to coat your mixes in everything from 80's synth grit to warm wax to earthy, retro moods.
Lace Music Products® formally releases another new edition of metal inspired humbuckers for 2013, the “Finger Burners”™. These new humbuckers for both neck and bridge position run the sonic gauntlet from metal, hard rock, classic rock and punk.
Featuring detailed recreations of nine drawbars and percussion, clonewheel-quality rotary speaker effects, and real-time tone shaping options, Organimation is poised to be the definitive organ resource for the Krome.
Line 6, Inc. today announced the new Relay® V75-SC 14-channel digital wireless handheld microphone/transmitter with super-cardioid dynamic capsule. Designed for use with the XD-V75 digital wireless system, Relay V75-SC isolates vocals while rejecting stage noise, resulting in supreme vocal clarity and articulation.
The first adaptive USB microphone, Nessie takes the guesswork out of great recording by applying fundamental recording techniques in real time for instantly polished results
|BEHRINGER has checked off another milestone on their expansion into installed sound with the announcement that the CL Series of loudspeakers are now shipping to all markets, globally. Hailed as the premier sound reinforcement speaker series in the company'sEUROCOM product line, the CL Series combines acoustically-inert cabinets, custom-designed transducers and a subtle designer aesthetic into a package that should prove as flexible as it is affordable.|
Guitarists can experience unsurpassed audio quality and legendary Line 6 guitar tones while making music with iOS devices.
Zvork presented today its first audio synthesizer for the Propellerhead Software Rack Extension platform. Based on an in-house additive synthesis engine, specially developed for Noxious, that insures alias free audio quality, it features polyphonic voice management with portamento, stereo output, two multi-mode filters, LFOs, modulation envelopes and a modulation matrix for complete control of the sound.
Following a year of intense instrument modelling deep inside XILS-lab’s ear-opening laboratories, the XILS V+ virtual instrument and effects plug-in has finally emerged, sounding nigh on indistinguishable from an instantly-recognisable keyboard vocoder classic much loved by both contemporary and acclaimed artists alike. But what keyboard vocoder are we talking about here exactly? And what’s a vocoder, anyway?
Small And effective, AKG C111LP Earhook Mic improves stage performance. AKG Discussion System CS3 combines reliability and ruggedness for smaller room settings. AKG introduces revamped digital automatic microphone mixers with the DMM6 and DMM12.
Unit Prevents Ground Loop Issues and Simplifies Cord Management to Reduce Installation Time and Lower Labor Costs
Only 12 Limited Edition 130th anniversary Vintage Cherry Burst drum kits will be available in the U.S.
Radial Engineering Ltd is pleased to announce the PreMax channel strip, a combination preamp and 3-band equalizer module for the popular 500 series format.
“My signature Tumbleweed brings clear sustain and clean gain, all in one pedal, just the way I like it. It’s nice to have someone to speak with in abstract terms about tone … Ben Fargen gets it. 100%,”says Pete.
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PedalSnake® recently announced an addition to their award-winning product line—the Vari-Chain™ System, a novel, first-of-its-kind power chain cable, and a valuable addition to PedalSnake’s power management products for effects pedals.
By popular demand Railhammer Pickups now offers the Hyper Vintage model with chrome cover. The custom spec. covers are made of German silver (aka nickel silver) and are chrome plated. Unlike brass, German silver has a minimal effect on the sound of the pickup.
Universal Audio (UA), a leading manufacturer of professional audio recording hardware and software, is proud to announce the shipment of theApollo 16 Audio Interface and new UAD Software v.7.0, which provides multi-unit cascading, Virtual I/O, and other enhancements to both the Apollo 16 and Apollo audio interfaces.
High-end studio processor manufacturer elysia is proud to announce availability of the xfilter 500, a true stereo EQ in 500 series format...
Audio editor Acoustica makes another major leap forward with the release of the sixth version.
California- Lace Music is proud to announce that Gibson guitars new Bill Kelliher, “Golden Axe” Explorer® guitar is fitted with Lace® Nitro Hemi™ pickups dressed in Gold plated finish.
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