Posts From Category: Studio Gear

Digitone – Master of the digital method

Swedish musical instrument company Elektron today announced Digitone, a polyphonic digital synthesizer featuring a powerful yet user-friendly take on FM synthesis. Digitone is a very special eight voice digital synthesizer. It combines a modernized FM implementation with a classic subtractive synthesis signal flow, making it a powerful source of highly unique tones and timbres. The …

Melodyne in Logic – soon with ARA

Melodyne in Logic – soon with ARA

Celemony GmbH, Munich, January 25th, 2018 – (ictw) – At NAMM 2018 Celemony announced today that with Logic Pro X 10.4, Apple is supporting the ARA 2 interface extension. The corresponding Melodyne version is currently undergoing beta testing and will appear shortly. The ARA support in Logic offers instant access to tracks in Melodyne without the …

Celemony announces ARA 2

Celemony announces ARA 2

Plug-ins and DAWs mesh even better Celemony GmbH, Munich, January 25th, 2018 – (ictw) – At NAMM 2018 Celemony today announced Version 2 of the acclaimed ARA (Audio Random Access) Plug-In Extension. The ARA interface extension allows plug-ins and DAWs to communicate more comprehensively with one another and therefore work far better together. Now Celemony is …

Eventide Expands Presence at NAMM 2018

Eventide Expands Presence at NAMM 2018

Anaheim, CA — January 25, 2018 — Eventide will be demonstrating its new flagship rackmount processor, the H9000, at the 2018 NAMM Show. The H9000 features 8X the processing power of the current generation H8000. Eventide will also be demonstrating their recently released Euro DDL module for Eurorack, as well as demoing their recently released Anthology XI plug-in …

Eventide to Present at 4 Day AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium

Eventide to Present at 4 Day AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium

January 25, 2018 — Little Ferry, NJ — The four-day international symposium, which will be held concurrently with the 2018 NAMM Show from January 25-28 in Anaheim, CA, comprises a series of Training Academies and related sessions on line-array technologies, live-sound mixing consoles, wireless systems and studio environments, in addition to tutorials on system measurement …

Elektron Analog Rytm MKII is now shipping

Elektron Analog Rytm MKII is now shipping

Swedish musical instrument company Elektron today announced that the analog drum machine and sampler Analog Rytm MKII is now shipping. Analog Rytm MKII is an 8 voice analog drum machine and sampler. By combining analog drum synthesis with a digital sample engine and a sequencer, it offers vast beat sound design possibilities. Sampling with the Analog Rytm MKII …

Elektron Octatrack MKII is now shipping

Elektron Octatrack MKII is now shipping

Swedish musical instrument company Elektron today announced that the performance sampler Octatrack MKII is now shipping. Octatrack MKII is an eight track performance sampler and sequencer, designed for both live performers and studio producers. Thanks to a clever combination of internal tracks, MIDI tracks, in- and outputs, and sequencer tricks like conditional trigs, Octatrack MKII …

Seymour Duncan Releases the PowerStage 700

Seymour Duncan Releases the PowerStage 700

SANTA BARBARA, CA June 29, 2017 – Seymour Duncan, a leading manufacturer of guitar electronics, announces the PowerStage™ 700, the first power amp designed specifically for guitar players who create their tone with pedals, modelers and effects processors. The PowerStage 700 is a stereo power amp that offers 700 watts of power per channel, a clean preamp section and …

Introducing Analog Four & Analog Rytm MKII

Introducing Analog Four & Analog Rytm MKII

Swedish musical instrument company Elektron today announced Analog Four MKII and Analog Rytm MKII. They are the successors to the analog synthesizer Analog Four and the analog drum machine Analog Rytm. The MKII versions are improved in many areas and offer several new features and upgrades. Analog Four MKII is a four voice analog tabletop synthesizer. …

Elektron Octatrack MKII unveiled

Elektron Octatrack MKII unveiled

Swedish musical instrument company Elektron today announced Octatrack MKII, the successor to the highly influential performance sampler Octatrack Octatrack MKII is an eight track performance sampler and sequencer, designed for both live performers and studio producers. Thanks to its clever combination of internal tracks, MIDI tracks and in- and outputs, it is perfect as the …

Focusrite Red and RedNet Interfaces Allow Sophisticated Workflows for Gil Gowing’s New Venture

Focusrite Red and RedNet Interfaces Allow Sophisticated Workflows for Gil Gowing's New Venture

After two decades of helping audio professionals navigate increasingly more complex workflows and incorporate the latest technology in their creative process, Gil Gowing has become known as the “Go-to Guy” for helping artists achieve their creative aspirations. In February of this year, Gowing set out on his own, starting a consulting and training firm, Digimidi …

Novation Circuit: a solution to scales and chords

Novation Circuit: a solution to scales and chords

For today’s outside the box (OTB) producers, getting scales and chords can be a problem. The inspirational grid-based Circuit is a great electronic musical instrument based on two Novation MiniNova synth engines, four drum parts and a six-track, 16-step sequencer. Circuit is extremely flexible in how the note pads in the playing grid can be …