It’s a three-for-Tuesday at Universal Audio. Their Direct Developer Brainworx has just launched three plugins for the UAD platform and Apollo audio interfaces. Each of these sonic beauties — Chandler Limited Guitar Amp Plugin, Brainworx bx_refinement and bx_saturator – is available now for $199. All of them are part of the UAD Software v7.6. See [...]
The latest Mix with the Masters to be announced is analog all the way. That’s because it will be led by none other than Steve Albini, appearing for the first time at MWTM from August 21-27 at the residential Studio La Fabrique, in the South of France. Renowned for his minimalist approach to creating rock [...]
April 11, 2014 by David Weiss
One of the world’s most desirable reverbs is now available to a lot more people. Altiverb 7 is now available for Windows, in addition to its long-standing Mac version. This powerful convolution reverb as long stood as one of the industries go-to tools. Now it can be run as a VST or AAX plugin on [...]
April 10, 2014 by David Weiss
International Music Summit’s “Engage” conference comes to L.A. on April 16th, with Moby, David Lynch and Hans Zimmer in tow.
April 9, 2014 by David Weiss
Go ahead – it’s GOOD for you. Waves has just launched the Vitamin Sonic Enhancer (or Vitamin for short). A “multiband harmonic enhancer and tone-shaping plugin”, Vitamin does the hard work of parallel processing so that you don’t have to – it creates a fast path to powerful sounding tracks, by mixing an enriched version [...]
April 8, 2014 by David Weiss
The partnerships between music, brands and bands are changing fast — MAS has a handle on it.
April 7, 2014 by David Weiss
At the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show, Sennheiser just gave the studio some. The company made the convention the launchpad for their new MK 8 large-diaphragm, multi-pattern condenser studio microphone. Due to arrive in late summer for approximately $699, the MK 8 is a highly flexible sound capture device, sporting five selectable polar patterns [...]
Under cover in the NJ burbs — a classic/current psyche rock studio.
Avid Previews New Vision for Pro Tools at NAB 2014 — Cloud Collaboration, Monetization, and Much More
The platform may be in for a sea change.
April 4, 2014 by David Weiss
One of NYC’s hardest-working audio experts — the Grammy Award-winning Producer/Musician/Composer/Engineer Steve Pageot – is now available for 1-on-1 music production classes. A calming influence in the studio and the classroom, Pageot will offer his instruction at the elite New York City studio Platinum Sound. His new offering follows a decade of experience conducting Guest [...]