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Why You Should Audit Your YouTube Channel

How do you ensure your YouTube channel is reaching the right audience and helping you achieve your marketing objectives? By performing a YouTube audit. With over 2 billion active users, YouTube is among the world’s most popular social media platforms. Roughly 73 percent of US adults have a YouTube account, which means it’s an excellent opportunity … Continue reading Why You Should Audit Your YouTube Channel

IK Multimedia’s MixBox is a virtual channel strip with 70 different effects

Italian pro audio manufacturer IK Multimedia has released a powerful and multi-faceted virtual channel strip plug-in, MixBox. The 500 series-style virtual rack features 70 award-winning effects and is available for Mac and PC and is designed with the goal of offering producers of all styles a one-stop solution for mixing and mastering. The brand says … Continue reading IK Multimedia’s MixBox is a virtual channel strip with 70 different effects

New Gear Alert: Reference-Grade Cans from Avantone Pro, Legendary Audio’s Gold Channel, Stereo Looper by EHX & More

Avantone Pro releases the reference-grade Planar headphones. Featuring Planar drivers for extreme detail, and supreme comfort for long sessions, Avantone’s Planars are a perfect solution for mix engineers, musicians, podcasters, live-streamers, and hi-fi enthusiasts. The Planar cans are perfectly weighted for long listening sessions, and provide additional comfort with their Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Reference-Grade Cans from Avantone Pro, Legendary Audio’s Gold Channel, Stereo Looper by EHX & More

New Gear Alert: Heritage HA-81A Elite Channel Strip, Focusrite x Black Rooster Audio, Undulator by Eventide & More

Heritage Audio announces the HA-81A Elite channel strip. The HA-81A Elite is a channel strip that combines an all-discrete, Class A 73-style mic preamp with an extremely versatile and musical console-style equalizer—arguably the trick for obtaining instant classic sound for all recording engineers. Featuring controls for gain, output trim, a Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Heritage HA-81A Elite Channel Strip, Focusrite x Black Rooster Audio, Undulator by Eventide & More

New Music Gear Monday: Neumann V 402 Dual Channel Microphone Preamp

There are plenty of really great microphone preamps on the market today. So many that it’s difficult to make a wrong choice if you’re willing to spend enough money. That said, it isn’t every day that Neumann introduces a microphone preamp. In fact, the new V 402 is the first stand-alone preamp that the company … Continue reading New Music Gear Monday: Neumann V 402 Dual Channel Microphone Preamp

Ken “Duro” Ifil on Mixing with Emotion, SSL Channel Strips I.T.B. and More

From the start of his career, as an intern at Platinum Island Studios in the 90’s, to mixing artists like J-Lo, Jay-Z, Kanye West, John Legend, Mariah Carey, Faith Evans, Diddy, Beastie Boys, Biggie, Alicia Keys, Nas, Will Smith, Ashanti, Ghostface Killah and The Backstreet Boys; Grammy Award-winning engineer Ken Read more… The post Ken … Continue reading Ken “Duro” Ifil on Mixing with Emotion, SSL Channel Strips I.T.B. and More

Picking the Right Studio Centerpiece: What’s the Best 8+ Channel Interface for the Serious Studio?

Finding the right centerpiece for a studio is exciting and overwhelming at once. The enthusiasm we have for the recent  advances in technology is offset by the anxiety that comes with changing up a rig or learning new software. Ultimately, upgrades become necessary with time, and having a studio or Read more… The post Picking … Continue reading Picking the Right Studio Centerpiece: What’s the Best 8+ Channel Interface for the Serious Studio?