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  • Monday, January 27, 2014
    PSW Staff 01/27/14 06:31 AM,
    API introduced its new eight-slot 500-8 lunchbox at the 2014 NAMM. The new eight-slot model is priced the same as the six-slot 500-6 lunchbox, effectively giving new purchasers two free slots. In addition, the new 500-8B includes all of the features of the 500-6B, including DB-25 (D-Sub) connectors for easy I/O, universal power supply (100- or 250-volt, 47 Hz to 63 Hz), phantom power, rack-mounting with optional rack-ear kit for robust performance, and new toggle switches for channel linking. Notes… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsProductInterconnectProcessorStudio

  • Friday, January 24, 2014
    PSW Staff 01/24/14 01:47 PM,
    Blue Sky is proud to announce the debut of its newest monitoring solution, the Star System One 2.1, comprised of a single Sub 12D digital powered subwoofer and two Sat 6D digital satellite speakers. Designed and assembled in the United States, the new Sat 6D and Sub 12D can also serve as building blocks for systems of varying sizes and configurations, making them especially well-suited for broadcast, film post, and game sound design environments. Chris Fichera, Blue Sky/Group One Ltd.… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductLoudspeakerMonitoringStudioSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 01/24/14 11:12 AM,
    Engineer David Bock has yet again captured the unmistakable tone of a cherished vintage microphone. The newly introduced Bock iFet phantom-powered condenser microphone possesses the sonic signature of a classic fet47 mic plus deeper bass and higher highs. The iFet also features two completely separate amplifier circuits. The first circuit uses one FET and four transformers to beautifully capture high-SPL sources, such as drums and electric guitar. The second circuit uses one FET only and is ideally suited for quieter… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductMicrophoneStudio

  • metering
    Pat Brown 01/24/14 10:18 AM,
    Is your audio gear operating in the optimum part of its dynamic range? Does excessive noise or occasional distortion plague your system? Does it become difficult during a long, loud event to discern the loudness of the system, forcing you to keep a sound level meter handy to avoid excess levels? All of these problems can be solved with an audio meter. Here’s a look at some of the major meter types as well as what they are for. A… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundFeatureBlogStudy HallDigitalEducationMeasurementMonitoringSignalStudioSystem

  • Thursday, January 23, 2014
    PSW Staff 01/23/14 04:09 PM,
    iZotope, Inc. and GRAMMY-nominated composer and technologist BT, have combined creative forces to bring you a drum sculpting and beat sequencing environment that blurs the line between rhythm and melody. “We are a company that loves to make innovative products, taking the best of the past and forging into the future. We were able to collaborate with BT’s forward-thinking vision on BreakTweaker, and we’re proud to offer something incredibly unique and brand-new to the world of drum machines,” says iZotope… View this post
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsEngineerSoftwareStudio

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    PSW Staff 01/23/14 11:12 AM,
    Apogee Electronics is pleased to introduce MiC 96k, a professional digital microphone for iPad, iPhone and Mac. The MiC 96k can be used to record vocals, voice overs, acoustic guitar, piano, drums or anything in-between. Inspired by the most revered and classic microphones in history, MiC 96k is designed to sound amazing and be easy for anyone to use with their iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Mac. Introduced in 2011, the original MiC has become the mobile microphone of choice… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductDigitalMicrophoneStudio

  • mic preamps
    Bobby Owsinski 01/23/14 09:28 AM,
    This article is provided by Bobby Owsinski.   Mic preamps are an essential part of recording, and many of us tailor our tracking and overdubs around what’s available. I’ve been asked a lot lately what my favorite mic preamps are, so I thought that today’s post was a good time to do that. 1. Hardy M-1—My all-time favorite, you can’t beat the clarity and transparency with just a hint of color. When I think of the Hardy, the word “power”… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogProductProcessorSignalStudio

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    PSW Staff 01/23/14 09:15 AM,
    PreSonus is shipping the new Temblor T10 subwoofer, designed to complement full-range studio reference monitors, including the PreSonus Eris and Sceptre The T10 is intended for serious personal studios and professional music-production environments, offering a tight low end due to fast and accurate transient response and providing user controls not normally available in this price range. The T10 incorporates a 10-inch glass-composite woofer, driven by 250 watts of Class AB power; a front-firing, bass-reflex acoustic port; optimized, resonance-suppressing internal bracing;… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductAmplifierLoudspeakerProcessorStudioSubwoofer

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    PSW Staff 01/23/14 08:10 AM,
    Allen & Heath has introduced the 30-input/24-output Qu-24 to its Qu Series of compact digital mixers, which also includes the rack mountable Qu-16. (Allen & Heath is distributed in the U.S. by American Music And Sound.) Qu-24 offers total recall of settings (including 25 motorized faders and digitally controlled preamps), an intuitive touchscreen, Qu-Drive integrated multi-track recorder, dSNAKE for remote I/O and personal monitoring, multi-channel USB streaming to Mac, Qu-Pad control app, and iLive’s renowned FX library to deliver class-leading… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsProductAVConsolesDigitalMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStudio

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    PSW Staff 01/23/14 06:41 AM,
    Manley Labs announced the CORE, an analog channel strip.  CORE is an innovative and affordable mic preamplifier, compressor, equalizer, and limiter combo-unit that combines the greatest hits of the Manley product line with fresh technology.  The intuitive design incorporates musical and forgiving circuitry that allows the user to concentrate on performance rather than be lost in a sea of knobs.  No other channel strip at this price point offers higher headroom or higher end sound than the CORE, which is,… View this post
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogProcessorStudio

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