This user demo, via darshonaut, looks at how to use a reel to reel tape machine as a tape delay with a modular synthesizer:
I wanted to turn my Reel to Reel Tape Machine (Revox A77 MK III) into a Tape Delay, but since I don’t use a traditional mixing desk with Aux In/Out , I had to come up with a patch for my Curetronic modular synthesizer.
Musikmesse 2013: Zoom introduced the new H6 Handy Recorder, which they say is the ’world’s first handy recorder with interchangeable mic system’. Continue reading
Shaking Through is a documentary series about the Birth of a Song. Each year, the producers give 10 independent musicians a challenge: record a song in two days. First take to final mix. No extensions. No safety net. Continue reading
This video, via wouter van Veldhoven, explores four tape recorder techniques for minimal techno: looping, delay, reverse delay and saturation. Continue reading
PreSonus has announced Capture 2.0, a major upgrade to its audio-recording software for Mac and Windows.
Capture is bundled with all PreSonus StudioLive-series digital recording and performance mixers and is preconfigured for instant use. Version 2 streamlines workflow and adds new safety features.
At the 2013 NAMM Show, Behringer has introduced the iX16 Digital Mixer for iPad.
It features 16 digitally-programmable mic pres that can be controlled remotely using an iPad, scene recall, MIDI control of external hardware & a built-in effects rack.
Here are the details: Continue reading