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Best budget preamps

The best budget preamps come in a variety of formats and offer an upgrade in sound quality to the preamps that are built in to recording interfaces.

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.

The best audio interfaces for songwriters

Songwriters today need a quality audio interface that isn't too over the top. Here are the best options for interfaces that suit songwriters the best.

NAMM 2021: Tascam drops TM-70 dynamic broadcasting microphone

While Tascam is not typically known for its microphone products, the company announced the TM-70 dynamic broadcasting mic ahead of NAMM 2021.

The new Sennheiser MD435 and MD445 microphones let live vocals shine

Sennheiser dropped its two latest microphone products in a while. The MD435 and MD445 are a pair of mics made to let live vocals sound their best.

Top 10 Accessories For Music Producers

Are you a music producer looking for some new tools to streamline your workflow? Here are the top 10 accessories for music producers.

Avid goes dark with Pro Tools 2020.11 update

Avid delivered the latest update, 2020.11, to its flagship DAW, Pro Tools. In it, users will find a new "dark mode" ability, among other enhancements.

Apple’s Logic Pro 10.6 ditches the “X” and adds Apple Silicon support

Apple has just released its latest 10.6 update to Logic Pro. With it, comes improvements to processing, including support for the new Apple Silicon systems.

Avid Pro Tools | Carbon interface is formatted for home studio and remote recordings

Avid has released its latest interface, Pro Tools | Carbon. Intended for smaller setups, the latest release from Avid is limited to Mac-based setups.

Tascam US-HR audio interfaces offer many possiblities, with a stand-out design

Tascam has released its latest audio interface line, US-HR. Offering three new devices with a wide range of input options.

The Shure MV7 merges SM7b-inspired technology with USB capabilities

The Shure MV7 broadcasting microphone is the company's latest product. Borrowing engineering from the SM7b, with built-in monitoring and USB connections.

Universal Audio’s LUNA 1.1 brings bug fixes and new features

Promising solutions to an initial batch of bugs and errors from Universal Audio's newest DAW LUNA, version 1.1 also brings new features to enjoy.