Diego Stocco Tapes Mics To His Fingers, Is Basically The Human Microphone

Composer and sound designer Diego Stocco is always listening the world in creative ways and finding interesting sounds in unexpected places.

Today, he shared this short video – taken from a series of in-depth sound design videos – that demonstrates his ‘finger mic’ technique. By taping mics to his hand, he can use his hand as a tool for listening to and recording sound in new ways.  Continue reading

Mikme Wireless Recording Microphone Available To Pre-Order

mikme-wireless-recording-microphoneMikme – a wireless recording microphone – is now available for pre-order via an IndieGoGo campaign.

The campaign has already passed its funding goal.

The Mikme offers one-button wireless audio recording with a gold-plated condenser capsule. Recordings can be copied via Bluetooth to the Mikme mobile app for editing, tweaking, adjusting and sharing.

Here’s the official video intro: Continue reading

TASCAM Intros Trackpack 2×2 Recording System


TASCAM has introduced the Trackpack 2×2 – an all-in-one solution for audio recording with your computer.

Included in the complete recording bundle is TASCAM’s US-2×2 USB audio interface, TM-80 studio condenser microphone with shockmount, and TH-02 headphones, plus Cakewalk SONAR X3 LE and Ableton Live Lite 9 DAW software. Continue reading

The 7 Best iOS Music Products Of NAMM 2015 On The iOS Update

In the latest episode of the iOS Update host Mitch Gallagher shares his picks for the best new products for iOS music making from the 2015 NAMM ShowContinue reading

IK Multimedia Debuts iRig Mic Studio At 2015 NAMM Show

At the 2015 NAMM Show, IK Multimiedia introduced the iRig Mic Studio, a new large-diaphragm digital condenser microphone, designed for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, PC and Android.

The new mic packs a 1” diameter condenser capsule into an compact enclosure that they say can be used to make professional-quality recordings anywhere.  Continue reading