Pro Tools 12 – Subscription, Perpetual Licencing and Pro Tools First
AVID’s Pro Tools software has long been the industry standard DAW for recording, mixing, editing and post production. With Pro Tools 12, you now have various options when it comes to what licence you can own to run the software. Read on to find out what your options are…
This is a strange product to review and may not be suitable for everyone, however it is a must try it instrument. My initial play left me unsure but returning home and watching some of the excellent tutorials I decided to give it another go. I really enjoyed playing it this time and purchased one. Continue Reading
In this video James from Pro Tools Expert puts the new iD14 USB audio interface from British company Audient into action in a recording review. He records acoustic guitar, bass, percussion, drums and vocals to see how this small yet mighty interface reacts and responds. Take a look and listen to the track he creates showing just how easy it should be to make and record music.
During the 1980's, if you were anyone, you would have been stood behind a Roland Synthesizer. Depeche Mode's Vince Clarke, with his Jupiter 4. Duran Duran's Nick Rhodes behind a Jupiter 4 and Jupiter 8. Howard Jones, Gary Numan, The Human League, the list is endless, Roland's flagship machines were everywhere. Every Thursday night you would be guaranteed a glimpse of the Jupiter 8 on Top of The Pops.
Start-up launches innovative British designed and built analogue/digital music Synthesiser Next generation music synthesiser will drive a new wave of music creation. Modulus are now known as Modal Electronics. Continue Reading
They say "Small ones are more Juicy". After 30 minutes alone with the new Roland System-1 synth, I pretty much reckon they are right. Beautifully illuminated, and showing off its new Alpha Dial style Mod wheel, she waits for eye contact, then whispers "touch me! do it now, take me and play all night long". As I had only 30 minutes I thought, OK! but it'll have to be a quickie. This is when I fell over my jaw as it headed south at great speed. Continue Reading
Another piano? I hear you say. Well Garritan thought there was room for another sample-based piano plug-in, especially when it's a pristine Yamaha CFX Concert Grand recorded in Studio One at Abbey Road Studios with an armoury of expensive microphones and experienced Abbey Road Engineers... Continue Reading
Digital pianos have come a tremendously long way in the last 25 years. Whereas a piano student of the 1990s would be hard pressed to find an affordable digital instrument bearing much resemblance to a real instrument, they are now very much a viable, and affordable alternative. Continue Reading