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Articles Tagged Mastering

  • Wednesday, October 06, 2010
    PSW Staff 10/06/10 06:18 AM, 0 Comments
    Drawmer has unveiled the HQ, a combined precision high-quality monitor pre-amp/volume controller and DAC aimed at audiofiles. The HQ is a critical listening device incorporating a highly accurate pre-amp and offering finely balanced volume control over a variety of analogue and digital input sources, with extremely low inter-channel crosstalk. The HQ also includes a state-of-the-art DAC for clean conversion of digital sources to analogue for reference monitoring. “There are three components to the accurate evaluation of audio,” said Drawmer Sales… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductAnalogMixerMonitoringStudioSystemAudio

  • Tuesday, October 05, 2010
    PSW Staff 10/05/10 08:53 AM, 0 Comments
    Ultrasone Inc. has announced the release of its first open back special edition headphone – Edition 10. The long awaited open back Edition 10 headphone boasts the most luxurious feature set of any special edition headphone to date. The new headphones feature Zebrano wood ear cup inlays, Ethiopian sheepskin leather ear cup pads, Titanium plated drivers, and Kevlar coated cables. The Edition 10 is a result of years of R&D to ensure the first open backed special edition headphone. Drawing… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductAnalogMonitoringSignalStudioSystemAudio

  • Friday, October 01, 2010
    PSW Staff 10/01/10 06:25 AM, 0 Comments
    It has been said that describing the “sound” of a particular piece of gear is like dancing about architecture. Recognizing that there may be some truth in that, the TransAudio Group website now contains a reference page for Daking signal processing equipment that allows visitors to listen to high-quality (24-bit, 48 kHz) recordings made with Daking mic pres and compressors. “It’s one thing to describe a ‘sound’ in words, but it’s a poor substitute for actually listening,” said Brad Lunde,… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollAnalogProcessorSignalStudioSystemAudio

  • Wednesday, September 29, 2010
    PSW Staff 09/29/10 11:32 AM, 0 Comments
    iZotope, Inc. has released RX 2 and RX 2 Advanced, updates to their audio repair software suites. Offering a range of new features and functionality, iZotope has expanded the scope of RX into any field where audio is recorded or restored by both consumers and professionals. Additionally, iZotope is offering introductory pricing on RX 2 and RX 2 Advanced purchases and upgrades throughout October 31, 2010. RX 2 and RX 2 Advanced are designed to repair common and uncommon audio… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsOpinionProductDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSoftwareStudioAudio

  • Monday, September 27, 2010
    PSW Staff 09/27/10 12:00 PM, 0 Comments
    Waves has announced the introduction of the all new Video Sound Suite. First impressions are lasting impressions, and with producers and clients focused on every frame, even rough cuts have to win them over. That means when you hit play, what comes out of your speakers has to be every bit as good as what’s up on the screen. With the new Waves Video Sound Suite of audio plugins, now your location sound can instantly sound as good as your… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSignalSoftwareStudioSystemAudio

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    PSW Staff 09/27/10 08:07 AM, 0 Comments
    Provided by Sweetwater.   Q: “Like many people, I use a maximizer (the Waves L1, if it matters) on my mixes prior to burning them on CD. Many of my clients prefer their mixes as loud as possible even though I sometimes hate it. I sometimes find it gets really grainy or gritty sounding when too much of this process is applied. What can I do to get better sound, but keep things really loud? A: You’re certainly wise to… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeaturePollAnalogDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSoftwareStudioAudio

  • Friday, September 24, 2010
    PSW Staff 09/24/10 11:45 AM, 0 Comments
    Universal Audio has announced the release of the EP-34 Tape Echo plug-in for the UAD-2. Universal Audio’s EP-34 Tape Echo plug-in gives guitar players and mix engineers the rich, warm tape delay effects of vintage Echoplex units, now on the UAD-2 Powered Plug-Ins platform for Mac and PC. Unlike other Echoplex emulations, the EP-34 is the first plug-in that targets specific behaviors of both the EP-3 and EP -4 Echoplexes. The DSP experts at UA ensured that the EP-34 plug-in… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductAnalogDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSignalStudioSystemAudio

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    PSW Staff 09/24/10 08:48 AM, 0 Comments
    Waves Audio has announced the introduction of the C6 Multiband Compressor. For years, the Waves C4 has been used engineers the world over and the C6 builds upon its predecessor’s functionality, taking it to the next level. To create the C6, Waves took all the functions of the C4, and then added two additional floating bands plus a sidechain feature, for one-stop vocal and instrument shaping. The C6 lets users zero in on problem frequencies with surgical precision. With four… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollProductProcessorSignalSound ReinforcementStudioSystemAudio

  • Wednesday, September 22, 2010
    PSW Staff 09/22/10 08:05 AM, 2 Comments
    Now shipping within North America, the new AML2 Active Reference Monitor from PMC inherits the AML Series design and adds an EQ tilt, an enhanced power supply, and a revised cabinet structure with additional internal damping. “The result is astonishing,” said Maurice Patist, PMC’s President of Sales & Marketing. “A unique dual-driver layout with a low crossover frequency of just 1.4 kHz enables the AML2 to deliver astoundingly accurate playback for music and speech.” “The AML2’s performance cannot be matched… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollProductMonitoringStudioSystemAudio

  • Tuesday, September 07, 2010
    PSW Staff 09/07/10 03:08 PM, 0 Comments
    Waves Audio has announced that The Tony Maserati Artist Signature Collection now include a new plugin and improved features, making it more powerful fo the end user. The bundle features a new plugin, custom-engineered by Waves and multi-Platinum mixer Tony Maserati, enginner to the Black Eyed Peas, Beyonce, Usher and many more. The new Maserati GRP Group Processor was designed especially for group tracks, to put the finishing touches and sheen on background vocals, drums, master outs, and more. Additionally,… View this story
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