22 Sep · Zoom says its H8 Handy Recorder is "the only recorder which adapts to your way of creating". Is it the only recorder you'll ever need? Our own Bob Malkowski takes it through its paces.
15 Sep · Lightning Boy Audio drops its TI Box Direct Input box aiming to give you a "thicker" sounding DI box with rich harmonics and high output. Is the TI Box worth getting excited about?
03 Sep · Pricing for Artist visas are set to skyrocket for foreign musicians looking to tour the USA. From October the 2nd, artist visas will rise by 50%. What does the USA have against foreign performers?
28 Aug · Thomann hosted its very own virtual festival, “Music Never Stops”, with 8 talented performers and bands from around the world performing on YouTube and each grabbing €1000 worth of gear. Enjoy!
28 Aug · Live mixing consoles changed the way engineers and audiences experience live audio. These seven mixers changed the industry forever thanks to innovations by Yamaha, Soundcraft, Allen&Heath and others.
12 Aug · Of all the products we expected from Waves, a Wi-Fi router wasn't one of them. The WRC-1 offers ruggedised connections and audio streaming - but who's queuing up for a $500 Wi-Fi router?
10 Aug · The Sennheiser XSW-D Vocal Set lets you can kiss goodbye to cables and enjoy wireless freedom. Including a high-quality dynamic vocal mic, the new price drop makes it a bargain.
31 Jul · A new relief bill called the “Save our Stages” act has been proposed in the USA to provide financial help for independent live venues gripped in the COVID-19 pandemic - to the tune of $10 billion!
27 Jul · This boutique, all-analogue floor-mounted live vocal channel strip can kill feedback, remove noises and propel your SM58 mic sound into U47 territory. And at this eye-watering price, you'd hope so!
18 Jul · COVID-19 hit live music hard. And though we're all eager for things to go back to the way they were, maybe we should use this time to improve the live industry for the better.
10 Jul · Which mics do you need in your collection? Here's a list of eight classic, indispensable microphones that will cover you in a huge range of situations, both live and the studio.
02 Jul · TYXIT aims to revolutionise the way you connect your instruments. Quick setups, and freedom from cables. Is this the beginning of a connectivity revolution?
26 Jun · Waves moves away from touch-only control for the eMotion LV1 live mixing software, launching the Waves Fit Controller, a hands-on, motorised fader mix surface.
25 Jun · Ever needed to mix, patch and route analogue and Dante audio in a single hardware box? Then the Dynacord MXE5 could be the box for you! We take a look at the first of Dynacord's MXE matrix series.
19 Jun · 2020 is shaping up to be the live music sector's worst nightmare. And 2021 might be just as bad: Live Nation plans to cut artist fees and introduce new punitive clauses. How bad can this get?
18 Jun · Waves Commercial Audio launches with two new DSP processing engines aimed at the Commercial Audio installation market such as gyms and conference halls.