If you're a Cubase user and you want an intuitive way to get more hands on with your software, then you may already have considered Steinberg's range of CMC modular controllers. These handy units provide controls for various aspects of the Cubase DAW, from transport buttons, level faders, plug-in controls and more!
For a limited time (while stocks last), you can grab all 6 of Steinberg's CMC USB controllers in a special bundle, which offers a saving of well over £200 compared to buying each controller individually! CLICK HERE for more information.
Greg Price is the go-to front of house engineer for many top bands and artists. He's currently working with Black Sabbath on their massive world tour and in this short interview, Greg explains why he loves sE Electronics mics and why he has chosen the T2 to capture Tony Iommi's guitar rig.
If you're new to the world of wireless microphones then the prospect of choosing the right system can be a very daunting one. If you're unsure about which wireless system would suit your needs then of course, the best thing to do would be to give us a call on 01202 597180 and speak to one of our experienced experts. However, for those that want some preliminary help, Shure have created a handy little video. Check it out below!
Ryan Pickett is the front of house and live recording engineer for the band 'My Morning Jacket'. In this interview, Ryan explains why he chose to use a selection of sE Electronics Voodoo VR1 passive ribbon mics on the band's recent summer tour. Pickett mainly used the microphones to mic up the band's amps on-stage. He was extremely impressed by how robust they were and loved their open-sounding top end and as such also makes use of them in his studio.
Addictive Drums and Addictive Keys can now also be launched as standalone instruments and so do not necessarily require a host application to use them. This is a feature that the XLN community has requested and thankfully, XLN have listened!
iZotope have recently released a third generation version of their powerful RX audio restoration tool, available in both standard and Advanced versions.
RX 3 provides a wealth of powerful tools, giving you everything you need to polish your audio files. Using RX 3's visual editor, you can use both your eyes and ears to pick out problems and with the amazing Dereverb module (included in the Advanced version), you can perform the seemingly impossible by removing reverb from a pre-recorded file!
Whether you're wanting to remove crackles and pops from a vinyl recording, re-master an old track, clean up a badly recorded take, or even get creative for sound-design purposes, RX 3 gives you a wealth of professional tools to achieve this.
iZotope RX 3 will usually retail at £219 for the standard version and £839 for the Advanced version. However, until 26th September 2013, you can grab these packages for just £179 and £559 respectively!
Between 10th September and 31st December 2013, anyone who purchases a Korg Pitchblack guitar tuner (including the standard Pitchblack, Pitchblack Portable, Pitchblack Poly, Pitchblack Pro and Pitchblack+) will be eligible to claim two sets of Dean Markley guitar strings completely FREE of charge!
The Korg Krome is designed for both studio-use and gigging musicians, with a selection of sounds that rival the best in the industry! Krome keyboards feature the same un-looped sample technology from Korg's flagship Kronos workstations, which allows them to re-create the sounds of acoustic instruments with astonishing realism. In other words, Krome keyboards feature some of the best piano and drum sounds out there! Of course, there's plenty of other sounds that the Krome can produce, with their 7 inch colour TouchView display, built-in effects, arpeggiators, sequencer and more!
From 10th September until 31st December 2013, anyone who purchases a Krome keyboard will be able to claim a FREE SD card, packed with Korg M1 and Triton sound sets! PLUS, if you purchase the 88-note Krome (with hammer-action keys), you will also be able to claim a FREE padded gig bag with wheels and DS-1H damper pedal (worth over £160 in total)!
Apogee have announced that all of their 'iPad and Mac'-compatible units will soon be shipping with a lightning cable included in the box! However, for those that purchase an Apogee product before this promotion comes into play (i.e. before the new stock arrives in the UK), you can claim a free or reduced price (depending on the product that you own) lightning cable directly from Apogee.
Purchase Korg's flagship KingKORG synthesiser between 10th September and 31st December 2013 and you'll be able to claim a Monotribe analogue synth completely free of charge! You'll even be able connect them together using the included cable, in order to use the KingKORG to access the Monotribe's analogue sound engine.
The KingKORG is a powerful analogue modelling synth that features an adjustable vacuum tube driver circuit to add analogue warmth or distortion to your sounds. It also features a wealth of filters that accurately model those found on a selection of classic instruments (e.g. Prophet 5, MS-20, Roland TB-303, Moog and Oberheim).