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In this video review for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey takes a look at the Slate Virtual Microphone System (VMS).
Russ takes a look and listen to the new Abbey Road Vinyl plugin from Waves.
Designed with Abbey Road Studios, this plugin faithfully captures every stage of the vinyl production and playback process: You can choose between the sound of a pure acetate (lacquer) cut or the print master vinyl pressing from the factory, play the records on two distinct turntable types with a choice of three classic cartridges and even add the EMI TG12410 mastering console on the path into the vinyl lathe.
In this video Pro Tools Expert Technical Editor James Ivey continues his exploration of the new Audient ASP8024 Heritage Editor console. In this instalment which covers the end of day 2 and the start of day 3 James finishes tracking the song with the lead electric guitar, all important shaker and lead vocal.
In this review for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey takes a look at the Torpedo Studio by Two Notes Audio Engineering. This amazing 2U rack unit makes recording guitar amplifiers really straightforward by allowing you to plug your amp or amp head directly into the unit and having it deal with the power soak issues.
ADX SVC allows independent volume level control over both speech and background elements within a mono or stereo audio file. ADX can simply lower the volume of any background noise within noisy audio or it can easily boost dialogue levels.
In part one of this review Pro Tools Expert team member Alan Sallabank takes a look at using Indoor by Audio Ease in stereo, what workflow to use and how the different modes affect the sound.
In this video Pro Tools Expert Technical Editor James Ivey continues his tests of the Audient ASP8024HE recording and mixing console. We join James and Audient's Bryn Wildish in day 2 of this project, the tracking session.
FabFilter Pro-R features the unmistakable GUI design and workflow aspects found in previous FabFilter plug-ins such as Pro-Q2 & Pro-C2. Watch the video to find out why Dan has awarded FabFilter Pro-R with a Pro Tools Expert Editor's Choice Award.
In this video review for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey takes a look at the new Zen Tour USB and Thunderbolt interface from Antelope Audio. The Zen Tour is a compact portable high quality interface with built in effects giving you 4 guitar or DI inputs, 4 stunning quality mic pre amps and up to 16 I/O via 2 ADAT optical connections.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert Deputy Editor Dan Cooper takes a look at Mello by UVI. Mello is a keyboard instrument VI based on the legendary Mellotron instrument popular with countless artists including The Beatles, Bowie & Radiohead.
Watch the video to see how the trademark Surf feature works and to hear how Surfer EQ2 can attenuate the low-end energy below the fundamental notes sung by a female using a combination of the Surf feature and the new dynamics processing.
In this video for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey takes a look at the new V13 multi pattern valve condenser microphone from Vanguard Audio Labs. This is not only a beautiful looking mic but it also has the sound characteristics of some of the worlds most famous and expensive mics making it one that you really should thing about when buying a modern microphone.
In this review Mike takes a look at the new version of this U73b emulation from Audified of an old German hardware compressor limiter unit that found favour in German broadcasting and further afield in vinyl mastering. Watch the review and see how Mike got on with it.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert Deputy Editor Dan Cooper takes a close look at UVI's latest version of Synth Anthology - Synth Anthology 2.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a quick look at Space Strip, a new multi-effects channel strip plug-in by AudioThing.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a close look at the Vox AC30 HW2X.
In this video, part 3 of day one, Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey continues his in depth tour of the new Audient ASP 8024 Heritage Edition console. As James and Bryn continue to mix they explore the console's built in master tone shaping controls.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a look at a very clever metering plug-in called LEVELS by Mastering The Mix.
Pro Tools Expert community member Garrard Whatley spotted the Eoisis e2 Deeser at the recent AES show and had bought it within 15 minutes of trying it. Watch and find out how he gets on with the Eiosis e2 Deesser for his audio post production workflows.
In this, the second part in a new series of videos for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor, James Ivey gets the one on one tour of the new Audient ASP 8024 HE console. James spends 3 days in the company of Audient's Bryn Wildish and the new Heritage Edition version of the classic in-line 8024 at the brand new ACM in Clapham, London.
In this review for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey takes a look at the Neve 4081 Quad Mic Pre. This box offers 4 remote-controllable Neve 1081 mic pres in a 2U half rack unit. If it's classic Neve 1081 tone you are after with a modern twist this could well be the unit for you.
In this video review, Mike Thornton takes a whistle stop tour around some of the sound effects libraries from SoundBits. He takes a look at a number of libraries that have filled some gaps in this 50,000+ sound effects collection.
In this, the first part in a new series of videos for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor, James Ivey gets the one on one tour of the new Audient ASP 8024 HE console.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a look at the new distortion / amp simulator plug-in by Blue Cat Audio - The Destructor.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Julian Rodgers takes a look at the new reverb plug in from Exponential Audio - Nimbus.
Nimbus is everything an algorithmic reverb should be. It's flexible, intuitive and excels at convincing room simulation but is capable of radical treatments suitable for sound design or pseudo delay effects. I've only begun to explore this plug in, you owe it to yourself to try this one. It's that good.