Plug-in developer Sonnox has partnered with mp3 inventor Fraunhofer IIS to create a new solution for encoding music for the web, Codec Toolbox. Codec Toolbox offers real-time codec auditioning, metadata editing and batch encoding for musicians, DJ’s, engineers and producers of recorded sound for the web.
Codec Toolbox Key Features: Continue reading
In this video, Nick Batt of Sonic State takes a look at the new Behringer Xenyx Control 1 USB Monitor Station.
Behringer describes it as a “high headroom studio control and communication center’. Continue reading
Avid is now shipping the new Avid S3L, a modular mixing and recording system first introduced in early July.
Avid S3L is comprised of a high-performance HDX-powered mix engine running VENUE software and AAX DSP plug-ins, scalable remote I/O, a compact EUCON-enabled control surface, and Pro Tools software for integrated live sound mixing and recording.
Not for the hobbyist (nor the faint of heart), Avid S3L has a price tag starting at $17,995 GRP. For additional information, check out the Avid website.
In this video, mastering engineer Ian Shepherd takes a look at clipping & limiting, and the differences between analog and digital clipping.
Mackie has introduced the MRmk3 line of powered studio monitors – an update to its popular MR series.
The updated monitor line not only fully replaces the previous generation of monitors with the MR5mk3 and MR8mk3, but expands the range with the 6.5? MR6mk3 full-range monitor and MR10Smk3 studio subwoofer. Continue reading
iMusicAlbum has released Master Record - a new recording application for the iPad.
Master Record can use any external audio source for record or can used as Effect or Output in Audiobus. You can also upload audio files for final processing or before mixing.
After recording you can cut any part of track, make fade-in and fade-out and dubbing track with applying all built-in effects. Then you can send the track to another audio application thru “Open in” option or use AudioCopy/AudioPaste. Built-in web access service gives you easy way to share files in your wifi network. Continue reading
Auria, the 48-track digital audio recording system for iPad, has been updated to add MIDI support.
The update adds support for MIDI Sync, MIDI support for plugins, MIDI remote control, but not full-fledged MIDI sequencing.
Here’s what’s new in Auria 1.10:
- MIDI Sync with MTC, MMC and Midi clock options
- MIDI support for plugins
- MIDI remote control for controlling Auria with Mackie MCU and HUI surfaces
- Full MIDI MTC chase capability
- Mixdown e-mail option
- Clip-based gain handle
- New Icon bar in Editor
- Snap to locators, markers and highlight
- AudioShare integration
- Auto input monitor option