In this week's Sunday Sound Effects Round Up, we take a look at two libraries from SoundBits, Swish Two from Hiss And A Roar, an upgrade to Pro Sound Effects Master Library and an interview by A Sound Effect with Nick, the man behind the sound for both Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad.
A couple of weeks ago we ran a poll to ask how many people had upgraded to Pro Tools 12 and their experience of the upgrade and using it, or indeed their intentions.
In this free video tutorial Russ tries using the Waves Kramer Master Tape plug-in on a parallel mix buss on drums and bass.
Although there aren’t a huge number of things in the Pro Tools World which begin with U, the Universe window is definitely worth a mention, and then how can we forget Undo...
As more and more music and audio production software becomes available on subscription Russ asks if it's a good or a bad idea. He makes the case for both those running businesses and consumers and the pros and cons for both.
Post mixer Garrard Whatley from Shoreline Studios, reached out to us following him attending a Tech Preview of the Avid Cloud Collaboration features, which Avid were demonstrating at NAB 2015 from a post production perspective. Over to you Garrad...
We have had some requests about ways of navigating around the new site. There are now two ways of quickly navigating around the site....
HHB Communications Ltd. has provided MG ALBA with major Pro Tools upgrades for its post production facilities in Stornoway, on the Outer Hebrides of the west coast of Scotland in the UK.
At Musikmesse 2015, Plugin Alliance have announced the release of 18 new titles on Avid's AAX DSP format. Users of Avid's Pro Tools HDX systems now have access to plug-ins from SPL, elysia, Millennia, Maag Audio and Vertigo as AAX DSP plug-ins. What's more, one license lets you run your Plugin Alliance plug-ins as AAX native or AAX DSP, with no upgrade or crossgrade charges.
In the latest iteration of Gobbler 2, they have added the ability to drag sessions directly to a Gobbler Workspace for uploading to the Gobbler infrastructure.
Waves, makers of some of the world's most used plug-ins, have announced a collaboration with Avid that will see Waves DSP plug-ins on the new Avid S6L Live desk powered by Waves Soundgrid technology.
Until May 1st, our award-winning filter effect plug-in is on sale in the online FabFilter web shop, offering 50% discount. This is your chance to unleash all creative possibilities that FabFilter Volcano 2 has to offer!
Softube has announced a free upgrade to the Console 1 system, adding an EQ analyzer and new screen views.
Marshall and Softube first collaborated on the JMD:1 series of guitar amps which were released in 2010. In 2014, Marshall Amplification and Softube entered a long-term partnership and the first product from this collaboration is the Marshall Plexi Super Lead 1959, exclusively for the UAD-2/Apollo platform and will be out in May 2015.
TC Electronic have announced a brand new system that brings together monitor control, monitor calibration, loudness metering and so much more. Clarity X covers channel formats up to 7.1 surround and includes several advanced meters that allow you to never compromise on the clarity and intelligibility of your mix. It will help you with your crucial mix decisions, including monitor calibration, center channel balance, downmix and loudness compatibility.
Our friends at Universal Audio have announced their new line up of Apollo Thunderbolt Audio Interfaces, with a complete new look, new features and a brand new Apollo 8P to join the family of Apollo audio interfaces.
Slate will be showing their top end RAVEN Z3 at Musikmesse, which is aimed at high-end facilites, however within the news about the RAVEN Z3 is the great news of 2.5 software offering support for even more DAWs, although it is unclear if this just works with the Z3 or all Raven consoles. On their Facebook page they write:
Audient, makers of high quality mixing desks and audio interfaces, have used some that experience to create a low cost big performance USB audio interface the iD14.