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Mackie CR4-X compact studio monitors review

The Mackie CR4-X monitors are built to deliver studio-quality audio in a budget-friendly, compact design. But do they achieve this?

SSL expands its 500 series family with UltraViolet EQ and Six Channel

Expanding on its already strong set of 500 series effects units, Solid State Logic has added two new products: UltraViolet Stereo EQ and Six Channel Strip.

Orange Acoustic Pedal offers a new way to naturally amplify your guitar’s tone

Orange Amplification's Acoustic Pedal is a brand new preamp box that gives acoustic guitars the natural lift they deserve on stage.

Here are the best microphones for beginners

Are you a beginner to recording or live performing, and want a decent microphone or two? Here are the best microphones for beginners..

Everything you need to get started in podcasting

Are you launching your own podcast but don't know where to start? Here's your basic shortlist of equipment to make it sound as professional as possible.

Pioneer DJ’s new VM Series monitors achieve new studio versatility heights

Pioneer DJ has entered the world of versatile monitoring solutions with its VM Series, including three models of studio reference speakers.

Best vocal microphones money can buy

In the market for a new vocal microphone? Here are some of the best vocal microphones you can buy -- which should serve as a good starting point.

Best budget hardware compressors

Hardware compressors are just as important now as they have always been. These are the best budget hardware compressors available today.

The Top 10 microphones you need for your studio

When building out your microphone locker, it’s important to take the specific sonic characteristics that you need into consideration.

How to reamp: Everything you need to know about reamping and reamp boxes

If you've been wondering how to reamp, and why you would want to, you're not alone. This guide will teach you how to perform the technique.

Melodyne vs. Auto-Tune: Which tuning software is best?

The debate between Melodyne vs. Auto-Tune has been ongoing for years. Let's dive in to how they work and see which one is right for you.

Everything you need to know about microphones

How do you tell the difference between all of the microphone types available today? Here is your all-in one guide to help you make that final decision.