Novation has announced that its Launch Control XL mixer and device controller for Ableton Live is now shipping. Designed for use with the 64-button Launchpad S grid, Launch Control XL offers an enhanced Live control experience.
2014 Summer NAMM Show: Australian pro-audio manufacturer RØDE Microphones has introduced the iXY with Lightning connector microphone for iPhone 5, 5s and 5c. The new mic is designed to allow high-quality recording at sample rates up to 24-bit/96kHz. The iXY with Lightning connector features a matched pair of ½ inch condenser capsules arranged in a stacked X-Y configuration, with… Read More RØDE Intros iXY With Lighting Connector For iPhone 5, 5s & 5c
At the 2014 Summer NAMM Show, PreSonus introduced the AudioBox iTwo Studio recording kit. The AudioBox iTwo Studio combines a USB bus–powered interface for Mac, Windows, and iPad with Studio One Artist DAW software (Mac and Windows), Capture Duo recording software (iPad), monitoring headphones, a large-diaphragm condenser microphone, Nimbit Free account, and all necessary cables.
2014 Summer NAMM Show: PreSonus has announced that it is now shipping Notion 5, a major upgrade to its music notation software. Notion 5 includes a new video window, new effects from PreSonus Studio One, an enhanced chord library, a custom rules editor, and many notation and publishing improvements. Here’s the official intro video:
PreSonus Capture for iPad is a new 32-track audio recording application that offers up to 24-bit, 96 kHz fidelity. With Capture for iPad, you can record and save multiple songs on an iPad, and Capture is the only app that provides direct wireless transfer of your recordings to PreSonus Studio One for Mac or Windows… Read More PreSonus Capture Turns Your iPad Into A 32-Track Audio Recorder
At the 2014 Summer NAMM Show: DJ gear-maker Stanton is showing its SCS.4DJ USB Mixstation with a new version (5.0) of the rig’s operating software. Stanton’s SCS.4DJ USB Mixstation is the first fully-integrated solution to offer a broad range of functionality and performance in a DJ rig, removing the need of a laptop.
Yamaha has introduced a news section on their website, celebrating 40 years of Yamaha synths. The site features a 5 section history of Yamaha synths, a chronology of their synths and information on a 40th anniversary Motif XF. Yamaha is releasing the information on the site in chronological order, with updates scheduled through November.
Dave Smith Instruments today introduced the DSM01 Curtis Filter – a version of his classic Sequential-style filter in a Eurorack module. Dave Smith’s first-ever offering for modular synthesizer users is the DSM01 Curtis Filter – what they call ‘the very heart and soul of the Dave Smith sound’. The DSM01 is a compact, 8 HP… Read More Dave Smith Instruments Intros DSM01 Curtis Filter For Eurorack Modular Synthesizers