One of the most understated pieces of equipment in any studio is the monitor controller. Whether it is built into your console or control surface, interface or a stand alone unit, there is a more than fair chance that this is the piece of kit, which you interact with the most with the exception of maybe your keyboard or mouse. With this in mind in this article we are going to share the 7 key features or attributes that all good monitor controllers should have.
At the Avid Connect Live event, part of the Summer NAMM 2019 show in Nashville, Avid has announced the Avid S1 control surface as a replacement to the Avid Artist Mix. The S1 is an 8 fader control surface like its predecessor but unlike the Artist Mix it will take an iPad but unlike the Pro Tools Dock there isn’t a width restriction to cause problems as the iPads get bigger. In this article we have the information you need to know to decide whether the Avid S1 is for you.
At the Avid Connect Live event, part of the Summer NAMM 2019 show in Nashville, Avid has announced the Avid S4 control surface as a replacement to the Avid S6 M10 range. The Avid S4 comes pre built and configured in one of 3 standard frames with up to 24 faders, with the option to have some additional modules from the S6 range including the Joystick, Post and 32 knob modules. In this article we have the information you need to know to decide whether the Avid S4 is for you.
Neyrinck have announced that there is an update of their V-Control Pro software which brings support for Avid’s legacy Pro Control and Control 24 control surfaces to more DAWs.
Are you a singer, but not an instrumentalist and been frustrated with your ability to make music. Well hope may be at had. There is a kickstarter campaign for a product called the Dubler Studio Kit which was fully funded to the tune of £40,000 in less than one hour. In this article we look at how it works and how it could help you in your music making.
At NAMM 2019, in collaboration with KORG iZotope’s mastering software, Ozone Elements worth $129, will now come bundled free with KORG’s MIDI controllers. You also have a chance to enter a contest to win a iZotope Spire Studio.
Unveiled at CES 2019 this may be the computer accessory every Mac and PC user is going to want to own. The Nemeio is the customisable, connected keyboard that uses electronic ink and means that the keyboard can display numerous things, based on templates and customisation.
The new Beatmaker Kit from Roli is aimed at everyone from Novices to experienced producers. It is designed as a complete package which not only gives you the tools you need to make beats, both software and hardware, but also provides engaging lessons to develop your skills courtesy of Melodics.
With compact and portable hardware, desktop and iOS apps and training materials this package is something you won’t outgrow as your skills develop and if you follow the lessons your skills absolutely will develop!
Back in January we ran a news article on the release of AudioSwift - Software To Enable You To Use Your Trackpad As A MIDI Controller. Now AudioSwift has announced version 2 of their trackpad software.