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New Gear Alert: UltraTap Pedal by Eventide, Soundtheory Updates Gullfoss, Audio Design Desk v1.6 & More

Eventide unleashes the UltraTap pedal. Joining the Blackhole and MicroPitch Delay as the third member of the dot9 pedal family, Eventide Audio’s new UltraTap is a unique multi-tap delay pedal that delivers rhythmic delays, glitchy reverbs, huge pad-like volume swells, and expressive modulated effects in a compact form. The dot9 Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: UltraTap Pedal by Eventide, Soundtheory Updates Gullfoss, Audio Design Desk v1.6 & More

New Music Gear Monday: denise audio Dragon Fire Tonal Compressor Plugin

Let’s face it, by now there are so many compressor plugins available that the world doesn’t really need another one. Unless, of course, it takes a completely different approach to something that’s been done more or less the same way for nearly a hundred years now. denise audio’s entry into the compressor world with its … Continue reading New Music Gear Monday: denise audio Dragon Fire Tonal Compressor Plugin

New Gear Alert: KORG’s MS-20 FS MonoSynth, 5th Gen UltraLite-mk5 Interface from MOTU, Hyperion by Tracktion & More

KORG is now shipping the MS-20 FS monophonic synthesizer. The MS-20 FS (“Full Size”) is the long-awaited 1:1 scale reissue of the legendary MS-20, reborn in four limited-edition colors (green, white, blue, and black). Perfectly recreating the original MS-20 while adding powerful new features, the MS-20 FS is a 37-key Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: KORG’s MS-20 FS MonoSynth, 5th Gen UltraLite-mk5 Interface from MOTU, Hyperion by Tracktion & More

New Music Gear Monday: Acustica Audio Sienna Headphone Mixing Plugin

Headphone room simulation plugins are all the rage these days and for good reason – they really do help provide a reasonable simulation of a good playback environment so you can get better mixes using just headphones. While most of the plugins in this category focus on simulating one particular studio environment, Acustica Audio has … Continue reading New Music Gear Monday: Acustica Audio Sienna Headphone Mixing Plugin

New Gear Alert: Sound Studio by Moog, Focal Updates Alpha Series, Rocket Bass Amps from Ampeg & More

Moog unleashes Sound Studio. Moog Sound Studio is the ultimate synthesizer set up that includes everything a bedroom producer needs to start creating. The good news is that it won’t break the bank, and Moog makes this an incredibly fun and interactive learning experience. Moog Sound Studio is way Read more… The post New Gear … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Sound Studio by Moog, Focal Updates Alpha Series, Rocket Bass Amps from Ampeg & More

New Music Gear Monday: CEntrance DACport Pro Laptop To Console Interface

If you’ve ever tried to connect your laptop to a console, monitor speakers, or other outboard gear you know that you need some sort of computer interface to do so. The problem is that almost all of the ones available come with mic inputs as well, so the box is larger than might be convenient … Continue reading New Music Gear Monday: CEntrance DACport Pro Laptop To Console Interface

New Gear Alert: Deep Metal from LunaStone, EHX’s 15Watt Howitzer, System 6000 Native Plugins from TC Electronic & More

LunaStone unleashes the Deep Metal distortion pedal. LunaStone’s Deep Metal is a hugely scooped distortion tailored specifically for providing powerful and classic metal tones. It is equally suited for creating wall-of-sound-like heavy guitar riffs and cutting-through-and-above-the-mix solos. The low end is kept tight, while maintaining the ability to go really Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Deep Metal from LunaStone, EHX’s 15Watt Howitzer, System 6000 Native Plugins from TC Electronic & More

New Music Gear Monday: Neold BIG AL Power Saturator Plugin

There are times when a standard EQ just doesn’t get it and the mix element doesn’t sit in the mix the right way. Saturators can be very effective, but many times you don’t want to add distortion, just some edge. When that happens, Neold’s BIG AL dual-stage tube saturator might be just the thing you … Continue reading New Music Gear Monday: Neold BIG AL Power Saturator Plugin

Free Online Synth Expo Today, Synthesthesia, Featuring Latest Gear, Educational Session & More

Synthesthesia 2021, an online event focused on synthesizers and pedal effects, is being held today, March 14, 2021, starting at 1:30 Eastern Time. Synthesthesia 2021 is an opportunity to catch up on the latest synths and effects through live streams with product specialists, product launches, Q&A with experts and performances. Vendors will also be offering… … Continue reading Free Online Synth Expo Today, Synthesthesia, Featuring Latest Gear, Educational Session & More

New Gear Alert: Sonarworks Updates Reference, MicroPitch Delay Pedal by Eventide, Podcast Mic from Marantz & More

Sonarworks unveils the latest update of Reference. Continuing their commitment to making a simple and affordable software that delivers reliable reference sound for creators, Sonarworks has added new features and usability updates including Custom Target, Translation Check, improved systemwide drivers for Windows users, and many other enhancements to the Read more… The post New Gear … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Sonarworks Updates Reference, MicroPitch Delay Pedal by Eventide, Podcast Mic from Marantz & More