The Apple rumour mill is going into top gear with talk that Apple is choosing to hold private press briefing rather than hold another Apple event. In the past when Apple has held private press briefings a new product has been released within days, leading to speculation that will be an Apple product release this week, perhaps even tomorrow, but what could it be? We explore the options…
Presonus have launched the Eris HD10BT headphones which promise to be suitable for use both in and out of the studio.
Waves has recently extended their Rent-To-Own scheme where you choose a number of Waves plugins you rent them for a fixed amount per month for 2 years and then you own them, no more rental spend. We have all the details.
MOTU have announced two new USB bus-powered audio interfaces for Mac, Windows and iOS, the M2 and M4. With two and four channels of audio I/O, respectively, the M2 and M4 include individual 48V phantom power on both mic inputs, mono and stereo hardware (direct) monitoring.
In an update to their macOS 10.15 (Catalina) support for Pro Tools, Sibelius, Media Composer, EUCON, and Avid NEXIS, Avid has announced Catalina support for Sibelius 2019.9 as well as Avid Link 2019.10 with support for Pro Tools and Media Composer listed as ‘Coming Soon’.
Cassette, the newest product from Wavesfactory is an audio plugin which emulates the sound of vintage cassette tapes and decks. It has been carefully modelled after exhaustive analysis. As a result, it gets the same sound and behaviour of the original units.
The developers at Synchro Arts have been hard at work, improving Revoice Pro. Version 4.2 is now available, with a host of useful workflow improvements and features. We have an exclusive demo video showing the new Revoice Pro 4.2 scale detection, warp editing, and formant shifting features in action.
UJAM, the makers of virtual guitar instruments such as AMBER, SILK, IRON and SPARKLE have launched a new virtual guitarist - CARBON, an unapologetically modern guitar instrument with the sonic palette of everything from overdriven guitar through to synth-like textures with all the chugs, mutes and shreds of modern rock playing.
Apple has received FCC Approval for its new Mac Pro 7,1 New Style Cheese-grater desktop computer. In this article, we explain the significance of this news and explore how soon the new Apple Desktop computer could be launched.
Waves have announced a new version of their plugins, Waves V11. They are recommending users update to V11 to future-proof your sessions, ensure compatibility with the latest DAWs and operating systems (including macOS 10.15 Catalina), as well as a number of plugin updates including new versions of the Renaissance plugins and more.
Source Elements have released their latest must-have software - a software MIDI TimeCode to SMPTE Linear TimeCode convertor, at less than a quarter of the cost of its hardware equivalent.
We go to the cinema to be entertained and to be emotionally moved, with some education and expanding one’s world view thrown in occasionally. Even though most recognise that the cinema is a multi-sensory experience, few tend to recognise how much of that experience is created specifically by sound ... or why that is, or how it happens. MAKING WAVES: The Art of Cinematic Sound is a feature-length documentary exploring the art, history, and aesthetics of sound in film, that aims to correct the lack of awareness of the role sound plays in the cinema-going audience.
The team at Universal Audio are very pleased to announce two new products in the Apollo X range of Thunderbolt 3 audio interfaces. Please welcome the Apollo Twin X and it’s new bigger brother the Apollo x4.
It seems that for some Catalina is just too painful to handle and the solution suggested by one developer is to switch from macOS to Windows.
One of the most appealing features in macOS Catalina is a feature called Sidecar that enables you to use an iPad as a second, fully interactive screen. However, it turns out if you have an older Mac or iPad that it may become another reason not to upgrade to macOS Catalina. We have the details…
We have been picking up reports that some External Graphics Processor Units (eGPU) have issues with macOS Catalina 10.15. We have the details…
As Mike has been working his way round the AES trade show in New York, his attention was grabbed by two companies that have a shared history, they both have evolved from the talent of iconic brands - Cranborne Audio from Soundcraft and Austrian Audio from AKG, with both offering innovation and high quality engineering.
The partnership will see the flagship Seventh Heaven Professional reverb plug-in, widely considered to provide the most accurate simulation of the legendary Bricasti M7 reverb’s acoustics and workflow available today, made available on every workstation within Abbey Road Institute London. Students and tutors will also have access to other powerful LiquidSonics reverbs including Lustrous Plates and Illusion.