It’s a problem that’s been around for as long as amplified instruments. How to capture your playing in high quality and in a usable format without paying for an expensive studio. Roland has just entered the race with a simple yet bells-and-whistles attached effort.
As you know you can easily record audio from your smart phone. But most times its not the ideal way of capturing the best possible sound quality.
If you want to capture decent audio to you iPhone for podcasts, band rehearsals, singing or even Facebook live, I would recommend the Shure MV88. It’s a top quality condenser microphone which enables you to record 24bit at 48khz straight to you iPhone. Continue Reading
Focusrite have just announced that they will soon be releasing a complete recording bundle for your iPad. The iTrack Dock Studio Pack consists of a professional iTrack Dock audio interface, a pair of professional headphones, a professional condenser microphone and a high-quality XLR microphone cable - all for under £250!
All you need to do is add your own iPad/iPad Mini!
The Novation Launchpad S is an extremely popular studio and performance device, allowing you to get hands on with various aspects of software such as Ableton and FL Studio. Using a multi-coloured matrix design, the Launchpad allows you to launch clips, adjust track levels, pan positions, send levels and much more.
However, third party developers have also taken it upon themselves to create freely downloadable patches that can unlock a number of awesome hidden features of the Launchpad. One such patch is called Launchpad95 (CLICK HERE for more information or to download it). Check it out in the video below...
In the wake of the new Launchpad S Control Pack, the guys at Novation have released two more handy tutorial videos to add to their already extensive library of handy tips and tricks. The first video examines the performance side of things while the other concentrates on production.