March 10, 2014 by David Weiss
No need for a double take – Artificial Double Tracking has arrived for your DAW. Waves Audio announced that it has launched the Waves/Abbey Road Reel ADT, which according to Waves stands as the “first plugin to successfully emulate Abbey Road Studios’ pioneering process of Artificial Double Tracking.” Invented at Abbey Road especially for the [...]
Long Island has a notable new world-class studio, bringing an SSL and ace acoustics to the South Shore.
Ambitious and classic at the same time – an appealing new piece of outboard has just arrived on the scene. The Swedish company from Thomas Kristiansson (also of TK Audio) dedicated to the British side of sound, Vintagedesign, is returning to the audio scene with the Vintagedesign VBC stereo bus compressor. Created for both mixing [...]
March 6, 2014 by David Weiss
Yes, they WILL be talking about making music at the galaxy’s biggest festival. On March 12th at SXSW, the audio innovators at Western Dynamo (creators of the 500 Series 19-09 Optical Compressor) and some of their best buddies will jam out verbally about “gear, beer, and making records.” This is a Producer Panel that should [...]
March 4, 2014 by David Weiss
What does a stock exchange have to do with tracking Daft Punk’s drummer?
March 2, 2014 by David Weiss
Acoustics and atmosphere are elevated in Manhattan’s newest world-class room.
“The combination of the Dove mic and Archangel preamp brings about a paradigm shift – a different and interesting reality.”—Joel Hamilton, in Tape Op Ronin Applied Sciences, the Brooklyn sonic laboratory of the inspired designer Dimitri Wolfwood, has just introduced a pair of new products built to startle you, in a very good way. The [...]
We can tell you first-hand: Being in the studio with Tom Elmhirst is an unforgettable experience. No surprise, then, that this brilliant producer/mixer, whose credits include Adele, Amy Winehouse, Arcade Fire, and U2, will return to Mix With The Masters at Studio La Fabrique, South of France to conduct a seminar from August 13-19. Everything [...]
February 25, 2014 by David Weiss
The wait is over: One of the most highly anticipated dynamics units in a long time, the Dangerous Compressor from Dangerous Music, has finally arrived. The result of two+ years of field testing and tweaking, Chris Muth’s latest creation is a dual-mono/stereo compressor for tracking, mixing and mastering. Created to be an “alternative compressor” that [...]
February 24, 2014 by David Weiss
An elite manufacturer and top New York City studio have teamed up once again. TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik, the renowned manufacturer of vacuum tube-based microphones, announced that it is partnering up with Platinum Sound Recording Studios in midtown. Together, they have developed a private in-studio demonstration spot for servicing all New York City and tri-state area dealers [...]