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...
Stop me if you have heard this before. More than once. IMHO, one of the keys to consistently doing cool stuff—no matter the field of endeavor—is to be open to the project you are working on...
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...
The following was posted on GearSlutz.com in December of '08:   "It's going to be worth the wait when this thing comes out, I can promise you. One thing I do know and can tell you, is that it '...
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...
The saying says big surprises come in small packages, and usually it is applies to diamond rings.  But the ZT Amplifier’s Lunchbox amp proves that idiom true for guitarists as well as potential...
 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...
No…literally…a new little cooler… and that cooler happens to look like a Marshall amp!   This cooler, aptly named the Marshall Fridge, could be mistaken for an actual Marshal half stack. ...
I’ll be honest...I was dreading having to go to NAMM this year. But I learned something really important.For a few reasons, but the primary one being that last year’s show was a drag. It was the...