New Gear

Many years ago when I built my first recording studio in Maul’s basement it included a “live room” (really a booth) mostly intended for recording drums, guitar amps, vocals and the occasional ommni...
Cerwin-Vega…the company best known for pro audio speakers that has recently been acquired by Gibson…has introduced a new line of mixing consoles: the CVM-1022 (10 channel board priced at $149), CVM-...
Mackie introduced the DL1608 at this past NAMM and it immediately caused a big stir.  A REALLY...BIG STIR. The reason: though iPad connectivity in new gear was at an all-time high at last NAMM,...
We gave it to alt country artist Justin Mather to see what he could do with it on his most recent recordings. Here's what he said about it...   By Justin Mather   Placid Audio has designed...
Recording and foley engineer Jeff Gross reviews the Aphex Channel...
Andrea reviews the Aphex Punch Factory Optical Compressor pedal for guitar and bass...The Rev throws stuff at me so last minute sometimes that I really have no idea what to do. Thankfully, this week...
Can the QSC K12 stand up to a gigging bass players' expectations? Let's find out...We’ve shown you around the QSC K series loudspeaker as a stereo PA already (the Rev and Dave Tennant give you an...
I can’t begin to express how happy I was to get this review! I was looking at this product on the internet and thinking how cool this would be to have in some of the bands I play in. Lo and behold...
When we got our hands on QSC's K Series loudspeakers, we felt like we needed to really showcase how great this line is. Throughout the summer, we’ll be featuring the K10 and K12 in lots of different...
 VIDEO REVIEW: It seems like every musician and sound tech I know is packing an iPhone these days—and it has little to do with the phone part.     The number of audio apps is pretty...