Sound Magic releases Microphone Transformer v1.1

Sound Magic has released version 1.1 of Microphone Transformer, an effect unit which simulates several acclaimed microphones’ sound. From Neumann M149 to U87, AKG C12VR to C414. Microphone Transformer gives you more choices on sound. … read more

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Shure introduces National Open Mic Night for aspiring performers

In celebration of the Company’s 87th Anniversary on April 25, Shure Incorporated announced its inaugural National Open Mic Night, a week-long observance that will unite and encourage singers, musicians, and spoken word artists to take … read more

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Focusrite intros ISA Two microphone preamplifier

Focusrite has announced the ISA Two, a classic dual mono transformer-based microphone preamplifier. You may only need a couple of mic preamps, but they need to be the very best. The ISA Two dual-mono mic … read more

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SPL intros Analog Elemental Series and MasterBay S

Sound Performance Lab has announced the Analog Elemental Series and MasterBay S, two new products SPL will be showcasing at the Musikmesse. Analog Elemental Series: 13 new products, one concept The 13 different Analog Elemental … read more

Stephan Vankov intros Pulse Surface Controller System – Finger Taps to MIDI

Stephan Vankov has launched Pulse, a surface controller system comprising a piezo mic and a software interface allowing you to play virtual instruments by finger tapping. At the core of all music creation lies a … read more

Lauten Audio announces Atlantis FC-387 microphone

Lauten Audio has announced the Atlantis FC-387, a solid-state multi-functional, large-diaphragm condenser microphone. The uniquely appointed Atlantis microphone features multiple switches for three different polar patterns, gain, and unique timbre settings. The FC-387 is for … read more

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Tascam introduces DP-24 Digital Portastudio

Tascam has announced the DP-24, a 24-track Digital Portastudio with solid-state recording, a color LCD and channel strip controls to make recording simple so you stay creative. Up to eight tracks can be recorded at … read more

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Line 6 intros StageScape, StageSource and XD-V live sound products

Line 6 announced its StageScape, StageSource and XD-V live sound products at Winter NAMM 2012. Many aspects of live sound have remained largely the same for decades… until now. At Winter NAMM 2012, Line 6 … read more

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Shure announces new products at NAMM 2012 (incl. ULX-D + Axient system shipping)

Shure announces new products at the Winter NAMM, including the innovative ULX-D, its first open back headphones, lavalier and earset microphones, and news that the Axient wireless system is now shipping. Shure at 2012 NAMM … read more

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IK Multimedia at CES: iRig STOMP, MIC Cast & MIX + DJ Rig for iPhone announced

IK Multimedia has announced three new iRig iOS devices and a DJ Mixing App for iPhone at CES. iRig STOMP is based on the wildly popular AmpliTube iRig interface and is compatible with any iOS … read more

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Roland R-26 portable recorder shipping

Roland has announced it is now shipping the R-26 Portable Recorder, a handheld device that provides up to six simultaneous channels of pro-quality audio recording to SD/SDHC media. With two types of built-in stereo mics, … read more

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Hal Leonard publishes Microphones & Mixers by Bill Gibson

Hal Leonard Books has published Microphones & Mixers by Bill Gibson. The book is an updated second edition of Book 1 in the 6-book Hal Leonard Recording Method series and includes a DVD ROM and … read more

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IK Multimedia releases VocaLive for iPad

IK Multimedia has released VocaLive for iPad, the first professional vocal live performing and recording processor for the iPad. Singers and songwriters will have a suite of 5 dedicated real-time vocal effects (pitch correction, choir … read more

Hiss and a Roar releases Contact Mic sample library

Hiss and a Roar has released SD008 Contact Mic, a sound fx sample library. Recording with contact microphones is fascinating territory to explore due to the unpredictable results; it encourages experimentation! Inspired by the incredible … read more

Sontronics offers free Omni and Hyper capsules with STC-1S microphone

Time+Space has announced a limited time offer from Sontronics. “I’ve been using the STC-1 on acoustic guitar, vocals and percussion. They give a much more effective, uncoloured result and a really natural recording.” Alan Bailey, … read more

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SonoReplicator VST speaker & earphone replication

SonoReplicator has released SonoReplicator VST, a spectral processor effect plug-in which turns standard speakers and earphones into acoustic copies (replicas) of studio monitors or any other real or ideal speakers and earphones. The replication is … read more

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Shure offers fall rebates on wireless systems and legendary microphones

Shure has announced that it is offering rebates this fall on four of its best-selling products. Customers who purchase an SM57, an SM58, a PGX Wireless system, or a PGX Digital Wireless system between October … read more

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Soundmatters announces foxLv2 Platinum Bluetooth portable speaker

Soundmatters has announced the foxLv2 PLATINUM Bluetooth, the audio purists’ ultimate pocket-sized Hi-Fi portable speaker. The latest in the award-winning foxL series (TIME Magazine’s Top Ten Gadget of the Year), the foxLv2 PLATINUM Bluetooth takes … read more

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Shure launches Fantastic Scholastic Recording Competition

Shure has announced that entry registration for its eighth annual Fantastic Scholastic Recording Competition is now open until October 21 for university and college students nationwide. Judged by a panel of renowned musicians and industry … read more

Tramon Kaiser releases Binaural Household + FX Library

Tramon Kaiser has released the Binaural Household + FX Library, a collection of binaural recordings of common household items and other interesting objects. Binaural Household + FX Library features 1064 sounds, 1,04 GB content. Recorded … read more