Jimmy Byrne

Jimmy Byrne is a music producer, audio engineer, and musician living in Chicago, IL. 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. 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.

Donner DDP-80 review: One of the top budget electric pianos

We tested out Donner's DDP-80 e-piano. Sporting 88 fully weighted keys and a beautiful design, the DDP-80 truly exceeded our expectations.

Mackie MC-100 Headphones review

We got an opportunity to test Mackie's MC-100 studio monitors, and the results completely shocked us at their price point.

The Universal Audio “Spark” is a mysterious new product that will be released next week

Always ones to unveil new products with big surprises, Universal Audio has a brand new launch called "Spark," coming next week.

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Spector drops new Woodstock Custom NS line basses online

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Mackie M-Caster Live Review: A decent tool for on-the-go live mixing

Mackie gave us the opportunity to test out its new portable live stream audio mixer, the M-Caster Live. Here are our thoughts.

Martin Guitars expands Modern Deluxe line with seven new instruments

Martin Guitar has finally expanded its Modern Deluxe instrument line with seven new instruments. Including the D-42, D-45, 000-18, and more!

The API MC531 is API’s high-end solution for monitor controls

API just released its latest product, the MC531. The unit is a new kind of monitor controller, bringing API-quality control to your studio.

Believe in Music 2022: Roland brings N/Zyme expansion to Fantom synth

Roland is extending its FANTOM synth capabilities with the all new N/Zyme model. The addition brings the wavetable-based synth to its users.

Believe in Music 2022: Two acoustics join Taylor’s American Dream line for 2022

Taylor Guitars kicked off the year with an expansion to its American Dream series of acoustics, with the AD27e and AD22e.

Believe in Music 2022: Martin Guitar debuts new SC series acoustic guitars

Martin Guitar has some new products lined up for 2022, including the latest 'SC' series, with the SC-10E, and the SC-13E Special.

Believe in Music 2022: Casio Casiotone CT-S1000V brings music to pre-programmed words

Casio's big release for the 2022 Believe in Music event, was the CT-S1000V synth. It turns pre-programmed words into chords and melodies.