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.

Ibanez unveils Flanger Mini, Tremolo Mini, and Echo Shifter guitar pedals

Ibanez has made their first big pre-NAMM 2020 reveal of the season with three new pedals, Flanger Mini, Echo Shifter, and Tremolo Mini.

Warm Audio introduces DI boxes and a stereo compressor ahead of NAMM 2020

The company known for high-end hardware at an affordable price, Warm Audio, made a pair of DI boxes, and a stereo bus compressor just ahead of NAMM 2020.

The top 10 music gear releases of 2019

2019 was a huge year for musicians, and music makers. With the slew of new gear that was released over the last 12 months, we picked our top 10 favorites.

Behringer is taking on Shure with a $20 SM57 clone called the SL 75C

As we head into a new year, Behringer has announced its plans to release the SL 75C -- a $20 Shure SM57 clone. The microphone will be released in January.

Behringer teases new online buy and sell marketplace for musicians

In a teaser video, Behringer announced that their own version of a buy and sell marketplace for musicians will be unveiled very soon, to rival Reverb.

Affordable holiday shopping guide for the musician in your life

Don't know what to buy for the musician in your family? Here is a detailed shopping list of affordable options during the hectic holiday season.

The 2019 guide to music manufacturers’ Black Friday deals

Looking to score a deal this holiday season? Here is our exclusive guide through the deals you'll find this Black Friday from music companies.

Baby Audio releases Super VHS tape saturation plugin

Relive your 80s-90s childhood nostalgia by dialing in the tape saturation from old VHS tapes with Baby Audio's new Super VHS plugin.

Get Eventide’s $99 Quadravox harmonizer plugin free for a limited time

Quadravox, a harmonizer plugin from Eventide that is normally priced at $99, is being offered for free for a limited time through Audio Plugin Deals.

Big D Guitars expands its whiskey barrel-themed telecasters

Small Chicago luthier-turned-manufacturer Big D Guitars expanded its lineup of whiskey barrel-inspired Telecasters. Now including Jim Beam, Maker's Mark.

Universal Audio launches new Apollo X series of desktop interfaces

The audio processing giants Universal Audio just announced the Apollo Twin X, and Apollo X4, a brand new lineup of Apollo-style desktop recording interfaces

Apogee Clearmountain’s Domain Plugin Review: A reverb and delay lover’s dream

We had a chance to try out a new plugin collaboratively created by Apogee and Bob Clearmountain, "Clearmountain's Domain."