Recording

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: Use pro microphones while streaming on-the-go with Mackie M-Caster Live

Mackie's M-Caster live is the latest product launch of Believe in Music 2022. With it, users can easily stream outside, while using pro mics.

Believe in Music 2022: Seamlessly route audio between apps using Blue Cat’s Connector

Blue Cat Audio dropped a new plugin, Blue Cat's Connector. With it, routing audio to anywhere within a local network is easier than ever.

Orange Amp’s Guitar Butler serves up two preamp channels on a platter

Just days ahead of the 2022 Believe in Music event, Orange Amps dished out Guitar Butler. A stompbox packed with a dual set of pre's.

Shure adds SRH440A and SRH840A, two new studio headphones, to its lineup

Getting a proper upgrade from their last editions, Shure just dropped two new pairs of studio monitors, the SRH440A and SRH840A.

Best free 1176 plugins: That classic 1176 sound without spending a cent

Looking for a great free 1176 plugin? In this article we dive into five of the best freeware versions around!

What to look for in a music production laptop: Everything you need to know

Laptops are the preferred type of computer by many engineers and producers. Let’s examine what to look for in a music production laptop.

Add a touch of high-end shimmer with SSL Fusion Violet EQ Plugin

The latest addition in SSL's line of 2021 Fusion plugins, is the Fusion Violet EQ. A two-band EQ providing just enough adjustment needed.

sE releases DynaCaster high-performance dynamic mic for streaming and studios

Hot off the presses from sE, is its new product, DynaCaster. An ultra high-performance dynamic microphone for streamers and studio use.

Best free EQ plugins

EQ is one of the primary tools in the engineer's arsenal. Whether you need surgical or something else, here are 7 of the best free EQ plugins.

Best budget gear for your bedroom studio: Recording for cheap

There are so many fantastically affordable products on the market that finding the best budget gear for a bedroom studio offers more than a few options.

Holiday purchase guide 2021: Gifts under $100 for the musician in your life

Having trouble finding presents for the musician in your life this season? Here are some affordable gifts that will please any music maker.