IK Multimedia iRig HD 2

IK update the iRig for iPhone 7

September 17, 2016 in Gear, News

Italian music gadget-makers IK Multimedia announces iRig HD 2 – the mobile guitar interface for iPhone, iPad, Mac and PC… Tags: , , , ,

Lauten Audio Series Black microphones

Lauten Audio expands microphone range

August 8, 2016 in Gear, News

‘Series Black’ mic line for developing recordists now includes the LA-220 solid-state vocal condenser and LA-120 small diaphragm instrument pair… Tags: , , , ,

T6 Main

Review: Tracktion 6

July 20, 2015 in Gear

Tracktion gives you surprisingly powerful sequencing capabilities at a reasonable price. Matt Chapman takes the latest version for a spin…… Tags: , , , , , ,

Tascam Trackpack 2x2

Tascam unveils the Trackpack 2×2

March 8, 2015 in Gear, News

A recording bundle includes a US-2×2 USB audio interface, a TM-80 condenser mic with mount, TH-02 headphones and DAW software… Tags: , , , , , , ,

IK Multimedia iRig Mic Studio

IK brings the large-diaphragm mic to mobile recording

February 1, 2015 in Gear, News

iRig Mic Studio is unveiled, boasting 24-bit A/D converters and high-definition preamp in an enclosure that’s smaller than an iPhone… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Tracktion 5 EQ shot

Review: Tracktion 5

May 26, 2014 in Gear

Tracktion 5 is a MIDI and audio sequencer from the Tracktion Software Corporation that carries an astonishingly low price tag… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Editors Keys Portable Vocal Booth Pro 2

Review: Editors Keys Portable Vocal Booth Pro 2

May 21, 2014 in Gear

Just when you think a home studio couldn’t be more affordable, along comes a ‘cost effective’ sequel for recording vocals… Tags: , , , ,

Olympus LS-14 audio recorder

Review: Olympus LS-12 & LS-14 PCM recorders

March 14, 2014 in Gear

Olympus brings two new models to the crowded portable recorder marketplace. We put them through their paces at Songwriting Live…… Tags: , , ,

Reason 7

Review: Reason 7

June 14, 2013 in Gear

Propellerhead have released the latest incarnation of their popular DAW and recording package. Long-term user Ian O’Shea test-drives Reason 7… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Getting started in recording

Studio Start-up Part 2: Recording hardware

May 30, 2012 in Features, Gear, Tips & Techniques

In part 2 of our guide to getting started in recording, we look at the hardware options – and smartphone… Tags: , , , , , ,