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…
Studio monitoring is one of the most important aspects of music production. After all, if you can’t hear what changes need to be made to make your mix sound as good as possible, then how do you know what to change and by how much?
This article aims to give you enough knowledge about studio monitoring so that you can make an informed decision as to which monitors may be right for you. Continue Reading
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.
We are now offering music lessons and workshops at our new studio complex in Wallisdown using a team of experienced teachers and tutors. Use the form below to let us know what lessons you're interested in and we'll get back to you with availability and prices. Thanks!
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We take a closer look at the radically designed sE Munro Egg monitoring system…
SE MUNRO EGG 150 - OUT OF THEIR SHELLS
Thanks to its range of expertly hand-built microphones, sE Electronics have gained a reputation for quality and affordability over the past few years. Now sE have teamed up with Andy Munro, one of the world's leading studio designers (responsible for installations at Abbey Road, AIR Studios and the BBC to name but a few) to create a completely new brand of ultra-high performance studio monitors: sE Munro. We've been itching to get our hands on these beauties for ages and, as we just found out, beauty is not just skin deep… the sE Munro Egg 150 system is fast becoming the most critically acclaimed monitoring system ever produced.
Until 31st December 2011, Focal and Universal Acoustics will be running a Winter Special offer, that provides a free Universal Acoustics Room kit with selected pairs of Focal monitors. Exact details are as follows:
You can read more reviews like this, along with Tony's productions at his personal site -> Tony Long Music.
INTRODUCING SONAR X1 PRODUCER
I have been with Cakewalk Sonar Producer since version 6 and having worked myself through the necessary learning curve of a new DAW, I got to the point where I was very happy with 8.5 and all of the many facilities that it provided. For others, Sonar has always been let down by its interface. With Sonar X1, I want to believe that somewhere underneath this new look is my old familiar Sonar 8.5 and that I know exactly what to do. I think however that I have a bit of a learning to do, as well as some un-learning, especially as I understand that many of the keyboard shortcuts have changed.
It’s due out at the end of this month, but what is this mysterious new product from the Propellerhead camp? I felt that it was time for me to find out! Please note that this article is a preview, not a review as I haven't used the Balance yet... I'm simply doing some research to inform you of what we can expect when it is released...