Gear Reviews

New Software Review: Reason Version 9 by Propellerhead
Gear Reviews

New Software Review: Reason Version 9 by Propellerhead

I’ve always been a big fan of Propellerhead’s Reason software. Though I never fully understood all its ins and outs in the past, I still regularly used it as a synth engine and as a Rewire tool within Ableton.

With Reason, Propellerhead created a platform that seems to have convinced Read more...

Video: Affordable Tube Condenser Mic Roundup
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Video: Affordable Tube Condenser Mic Roundup

SonicScoop’s Justin Colletti is back yet again for another great mic roundup, this time featuring some very affordable tube condenser mics, thanks to our friends at B&H.

Last time, we looked at the top end of the spectrum, trying out some high-end mics inspired by the classic AKG C12 and Read more...

New Software Review: bx_console by Brainworx and Plugin Alliance
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New Software Review: bx_console by Brainworx and Plugin Alliance

bx_console brings to DAWs the classic sound of the Neve VXS console.

Debates over the sound quality of digital vs. analog may be nothing new, but with bx_console, Brainworx and Plugin Alliance have taken a novel approach to bridging the divide.

With this fully-featured, one-stop channel strip, they’ve attempted Read more...

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