Arturia has announced the availability of its KeyLab range of professional-grade MIDI keyboard controllers complete with all-new accompanying Analog Lab synthesizer software as of November 15.
Renowned engineer and producer Ken Scott (The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Elton John) talks about his work on the REDD desks in the Abbey Road studios in the 1960’s and 1970’s with engineer Jack Joseph Puig (Black Eyed Peas, John Mayer, Lady Gaga).
Cubase iC transforms your iPhone and your iPod touch into a powerful remote control for Cubase 7, Cubase Artist 7, Cubase 6 and Cubase Studio 5. Whether you are using Cubase in the studio or on stage, Cubase iC gives you fast and precise control of essential functions from anywhere within your Wi-Fi network’s range. Cubase iC gives you access to basic transport functions, allows you to monitor playback position and control the unique Arranger Track.
It all began in early 1980’s when two electronic musical instruments pioneers, Dave Smith and Ikutaro Kakehashi shared a vision of synthesizers with different manufactures communicating with each other and connecting to computers with one simple interface. Along with other manufactures, in Japan and in the United States they collaborated to develop the Musical Instrument Digital Interface specification or MIDI for short. The first two products equipped with MIDI technology was Prophet 600 and Jupiter-6 from Roland which was presented at the Winter Namm Show from January 1983.
This is the much anticipated continuation of Toontrack’s New York Studios Legacy series, focusing on capturing the best studios in the New York area. Recorded in the renowned Avatar Studios and featuring several vintage and custom kits, this session is best described as a prequel to the much praised core library in Toontrack’s award-winning Superior Drummer, also recorded in Avatar studios and by the same team, engineer duo Neil Dorfsman and Pat Thrall together with drummer Nir Z.
Avatar Studios is known for having one of the world’s finest acoustic environments for recording and has won several industry awards. Since its inception in the 1970s, it’s hosted bands and artists like Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Journey, Kings of Leon and The Clash.
The drums were recorded through a Neve 8068 console and signal chains of modern and vintage studio gear by an engineer/drummer team that has decades worth of experience behind the console and in the tracking room. Between them, they have worked with artists covering the whole gamut of genres, from classic rock (Kiss, Meatloaf, Bruce Springsteen) to soul (Joss Stone, John Mayer) and modern pop (Beyoncé, Katy Perry).
Dynaudio Professional introduces DBM50 – the perfect active desktop monitor featuring a 7.1” woofer and a 1.1” soft dome tweeter. All aspects of its design point towards desktop use – from the perfectly angled front over the ingenious waveguide around the tweeter to the optional addition of a level controller that never compromises the all-important level interrelationship between speakers.
The team of TC-Helicon made some great tutorial videos covering the use of their VoiceLive Rack. We’ve made a playlist for you to check them out in the same place. The topics are: User Profiles, Wizard, Tone, Global Reverb, Guitar Thru Jack, Mic Control, Switch 3, Mic Channel, MIDI Channel & Split Above/Below, Natural Play with MIDI and Guitar (or other instruments), Aux Send, USB I/O, Troubleshooting VoiceSupport.
Image Line announces that Fl Studio reached version 10.0.8. You can find below the changelog for actual and previous versions of FL Studio 10.
Shure Incorporated has announced that the new PSM1000 Personal Monitor System is now shipping. “The Shure PSM 1000 Personal Monitor System outperforms other in-ear monitor systems in many ways,” said Matt Engstrom, Category Director for Monitoring Products at Shure. “With best-in-class audio and RF performance, networking connectivity, and a diversity bodypack receiver, PSM 1000 delivers on the demanding requirements of sound professionals.”
The world’s leading pro studio bundle of instruments and effects is now available for purchase, so make your choice: Komplete 8 – the quintessential production package or Komplete 8 Ultimate, the whole range of Komplete Instruments and Effects on a dedicated hard drive for easy installation.