Jimmy Byrne

Jimmy Byrne is a music producer, audio engineer, music entrepreneur & musician living in Minnesota's Twin Cities. Under his own company ByrneOut Productions, he has worked with a variety of artists & bands from throughout the US on the overall production and studio recording of their music as well as other audio-related projects. Jimmy also works for the record label of Twin Cities hip-hop collective Doomtree, helping oversee day-to-day operations and tasks. And is a co-host of MNCast, a podcast emphasizing the discovery and support of Minnesota musicians. Looking ahead, Jimmy hopes to continue growing his career and company, build professional relationships with musicians and other industry professionals, and somehow leave his mark in this ever-changing industry.

NAMM 2019: Native Instruments’ Komplete Kontrol M32 is its smallest MIDI keyboard yet

Announced at NAMM 2019, Native Instruments took time to unveil what is the company's smallest MIDI controller to date, the Komplete Kontrol M32.

NAMM 2019: Arturia launches its MicroFreak experimental hybrid synthesizer

New from Arturia at NAMM 2019 is the MicroFreak synthesizer. It was designed as an experimental hybrid creative engine with just a touch of madness.

NAMM 2019: Arturia introduces two new expanded models to its AudioFuse interface family

Newly announced at NAMM, Arturia has come forward with two new AudioFuse interfaces to fit within a range of different recording and studio environments.

NAMM 2019: PreSonus unveils five new ‘Studio Series’ interfaces with USB-C connectivity

The 2019 line of PreSonus Studio Series interfaces brings USB-C compatibility to the Studio 24c, Studio 26c, Studio 68c, Studio 1810c and Studio 1824c.

NAMM 2019: Roland rolls out the TM-1 trigger module for drummers who want to combine acoustic and electronic percussion live

New at NAMM 2019 is the new Roland TM-1 drum module, featuring two high-tech trigger inputs that are built for the stage or the studio.

NAMM 2019: Warm Audio introduces the WA-84 condenser microphone

The Warm Audio WA-84 was revealed by the company just ahead of NAMM 2019. It is a small diaphragm, vintage-style condenser microphone with a large sound.

PRS Guitars adds 4 new color finishes to its John Mayer Signature Silver Sky guitar line

The PRS John Mayer Silver Sky signature series guitar, initially released early last year, will come in 4 new colors, the company announced at NAMM 2019.

The Fender American Acoustasonic Telectaster combines full-body acoustic tone with a clean electric pickup

The new Fender Acoustasonic Telecaster was launched ahead of NAMM 2019, combining a rich acoustic tone with a clean, smooth electric pickup.

Nord’s new Piano Monitor speakers are engineered to enhance the tones of its keyboards

Nord unveiled its new Piano Monitors in its signature red color, which are engineered to provide a playback experience that is both rich and bold.

Gibson honors late Chris Cornell with signature ES-335 reissue

Gibson has announced a reissue of the signature Chris Cornell ES-335, aimed at celebrating the life of the famed rock frontman.

IK Multimedia launches Axe I/O, a quality guitar audio interface at a price anyone can afford

The new IK Multimedia Axe I/O guitar interface features 2 inputs, 5 outputs, tone shaping and many more awesome features for guitarists.

Korg drops 3 brand new synths a week out from NAMM 2019

Just over one week ahead of NAMM, Korg has unveiled the new Korg Minilogue XD, which was teased late 2018. It also revealed new members of its Volca lineup.