Universal Audio direct developer Brainworx has released ENGL Amp Plug-Ins for the UAD Powered Plug-Ins platform and Apollo Audio Interface.
The ENGL Amps Bundle features the E765 RT and the E646 VS amplifiers as well as the Brainworx bxz-tuner, and allows owners of UAD-2 DSP Accelerator hardware to re-amp their tracks with these amplifier models. Apollo Audio Interface users can re-amp and track in real time with near-zero latency.
Both the E765 RT and the E646 VS amp models contain an onboard FX Rack with a noise gate, EQ filter controls, and host-syncable lo-fi delay. Also included is a Recording Chains feature that allows the user to preview their tones through 64 different high-end mics, ENGL cabinets, and outboard gear, including hardware emulations from Millennia, SPL, and elysia.
Available as UAD Software v7.2, the following plug–ns and bundles will be available for purchase via UA’s Online Store:
This week Universal Audio announced an update to its UAD Software. UAD Software v7.1 provides “elegant enhancements” to the Apollo Audio Interface.
One key enhancement is Flex Routing, which allows inputs to be routed to hardware outputs, headphone bus routing, as well as selectable pre/post Aux send. Flex Routing speeds up workflow as well as adds an additional level of flexibility for Apollo and Apollo 16 users in both studio and live situations. Continue reading
At Musikmesse 2013, Universal Audio has announced the Apollo 16 Audio Interface.
Apollo 16 is Universal Audio?s flagship 24-bit/192 kHz audio interface, delivering 16 x 16 analog I/O – twice the analog connectivity of the original Apollo model. This uncompromising FireWire/Thunderbolt-ready* interface combines superior sound and flexible routing with powerful onboard UAD-2 QUAD processing. So you can track audio in real time through the full range of classic UAD analog emulation plug-ins – from Neve, Studer, Manley, Lexicon and more** – on both Mac and Windows 7.*
Here’s a video intro for the new Apollo 16 Audio Interface: Continue reading
Universal Audio has announced ‘a complete re-imagination of the popular UAD-2 Powered Plug-Ins platform’.
Highlighted by the new flagship UAD-2 OCTO DSP Accelerator card, featuring eight SHARC processors, the UAD-2 Series offers new Custom and Ultimate software bundles and more affordable pricing for all UAD-2 SOLO, DUO, and QUAD DSP Accelerator models.
Nick at Sonic State takes a look at the Universal Audio Apollo – a new Firewire audio interface that features real-time audio processing through powered plug-ins range from Universal Audio and partners.
The Apollo created a big buzz at NAMM – but does it live up to the hype?
Check out the video Apollo review and then let us know what you think!
Musikmesse 2012: Universal Audio (UA) has announced worldwide shipment of Apollo, a high-resolution audio interface that combines UA?s analog design heritage with UAD Powered Plug-Ins for a complete recording system for Mac and Windows*.
?Apollo is the culmination of 10 years of analog and digital audio development here at UA,? said Bill Putnam Jr., Universal Audio founder. ?In many ways, it?s brought the analog and digital sides of our company together. With Apollo, we?re delivering the sound, feel, and flow of analog recording with all the conveniences of modern digital equipment, including next-generation Thunderbolt technology.?