In The Studio with DarkChild has posted the first in a series of videos featuring Rodney “DarkChild” Jenkins.

Grammy Award winning songwriter, record producer and musician Rodney “DarkChild” Jerkins invites us into his LA studios for a tour of the facilities where he’s recorded artists such as Michael Jackson, Britney Spears, Pussycat Dolls and Mary J. Blige.

In this segment Rodney explains the different types of setups he uses and goes into detail about his favorite outboard gear such as Neve EQ’s, Avalon Compressors and Auratone speakers.

Two other videos will be posted soon:

  • Oct 13 Sound Design Demonstration (feat. Waves Mercury Bundle and the SSL line of plugins which help him achieve his signature sounds.
  • Oct 20. Interview on the new music business and music licensing.

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Jeroen Breebaart releases Isone Pro

Jeroen Breebaart Isone Pro

Jeroen Breebaart has announced the release of Isone Pro, a binaural simulator plug-in for Windows.

The perfect listening room… Many have experienced the difficulty to realize a listening environment free of standing waves, undesirable reflections, the perfect reverb time, perfect loudspeaker placement with a flat frequency response, and without any disturbance for others.

With Isone pro, the perfect listening room can now be experienced simply using a high-quality headphones. Allowing for full control over loudspeaker cabinet size, loudspeaker distance, and room reverb time, the virtual listening room can be fully customized.

Isone Pro features

  • Zero latency processing.
  • Low CPU load.
  • Sample rate support up to 384 kHz.
  • Customizable HRTFs.
  • Customizable listening room and distance.
  • ‘Listen next door’ feature.
  • Wide variety of included loudspeaker models: Acoustic Energy AE2, Auratone 5C, Avi Pro9, KRK V8, PMC LB-1, Roland DS50A, Tannoy Reveal, Yamaha NS10M, Laptop speakers, Portable music player, Flatpanel TV.

Isone Pro is available as a VST effect plug-in for Windows PC for 20 EUR.

More information: Jeroen Breebaart