Closed back Headphones are one of our most popular recommendations for many musicians, so we've taken the time to list our best top five.
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Posted on September 26, 2016 by Dan The Man
This year Shure celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the world's most popular microphone. In order to commemorate this landmark they are pleased to announce a special edition, in silver. Shure have a limited supply of this microphone now in stock, with an RRP of £99 - get your order in soon to avoid disappointment!
Posted on September 5, 2016 by Dan The Man
We took an Allen & Heath GLD system for a spin at the Guitars On The Beach festival in Lyme Regis. It may have rained for most of the day, but the sound was awesome. So what did we use for the job, and how did it fare?
Posted on July 18, 2016 by Dan The Man
Author: Paul Mathews (winner of Applied Acoustics Systems Modeling Collection)
We ran a competition last month to win AAS Modeling Collection, which includes a suite of physical modelling virtual instrument plugins. The winner, Mr Paul Mathews, is a retiree, and although relatively new to music production, has given us his thoughts on this fantastic plugin collection...
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Posted on June 19, 2016 by Dan The Man
Since the arrival of the instantly recognisable Launchpad, the Novation Launch range of products have proved some of the most popular USB MIDI controllers for music makers. Do YOU know what they are now capable of? Read on to find out more…
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Posted on May 23, 2016 by Dan The Man
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Posted on May 4, 2016 by Dan The Man
With so many great virtual instrument bundles available, it can be hard to know where to invest your hard earned cash. We take a look at the most popular plugin collections available today..
Virtual instruments (or ‘software synthesizers’ or ‘soft synths’ for short) have been around for about 20 years. Long gone are the days when you needed to spend thousands of pounds on hardware that produced you sounds. With the advent of more powerful computing and continual virtual instrument R&D, we are now in a position where many studios do not own any hardware synthesizers at all. Hardware synths are great, but virtual instruments offer great value for money if you have a computer-based studio setup.
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Posted on January 25, 2016 by Dan The Man
The Aston Origin has received rave reviews since it's release including this in-depth review from James at Pro Tools Expert.
Posted on December 20, 2015 by Dan The Man
Posted on November 16, 2015 by Dan The Man
Focusrite is known today as a manufacturer of audio interfaces for computer recording, and many studio newbies won’t necessarily know what’s behind their current products in terms of audio technology and musical history. If you want to find out more about the Focusrite story, then read on…
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