Whilst the announcement of a new operating system may inspire a feeling of deep, uncomfortable dread in the gut of many audio industry professionals, users of Metric Halo hardware and plug-in software can once again breath a sigh of relief. The new operating system for Mac: Mojave, Apple’s 15th major operating system release for the Mac platform, was announced in June 2018 and replaces High Sierra.
Earlier this year Avantone Pro announced a revamped homage on the classic NS10M passive studio monitor design, the CLA10 - built in partnership with engineer and producer Chris Lord Alge. At lightning speed, New York based manufacturer Avantone Pro has now announced a follow up and a much lauded addition to the new CLA range of products.
The London Drum Show is an unparalleled event for drumming enthusiasts attracting players to the UK each year from some of the furthest reaches of the globe. This year’s line up boasts 3 performance stages featuring masterclasses from some of the most notorious drummers in the music business, plus educational seminars on topics from playing techniques to drum microphone placement and soundproofing.
This month we’re joining Notting Hill Music and Kazbar Systems for the July edition of Network-Monthy at Tileyard Studios, one of London’s finest feel-good music business shindigs attended by some of the finest labels, publishers, writers and agents the industry has to offer. As an official sponsor, SCV will be on hand to field queries about its distributed professional audio brands and will also be presenting a few recent additions to the product portfolio!
3D is here! And we bet you're all pretty psyched. Metric Halo's 3D upgrade enables a wealth of connectivity and software upgrades offering 2D and legacy interfaces a new lease of life and futureproofing for years to come. If you're lucky enough to have bagged an upgrade kit for the 2882, ULN2, LIO8 or ULN8, we've curated all of the necessary video guides below to get you up and running as quickly as possible.
For decades, a large number of studios have relied on the classic NS10M reference speaker to gain further insight into midrange frequencies, monitor gain levels to cater sessions appropriately for consumer audio products, and overall achieve a genuinely comparative mix. Since 2001 (to the surprise of many) the famed NS10 design from Yamaha’s Akira Nakamura has been out of production and a state of rising prices and second hand trading has been present ever since.
After several years of amped anticipation, Metric Halo this week finally revealed what every MH owner, fanboy and admirer from a medium-distance has been pining for - the 3D Upgrade Expansion board. The new release is compatible with all existing Metric Halo interfaces in use across the world and provides users with access to a plethora of new features and integrations.
Pro audio companies Hear Technologies and Waves Audio have recently joined forces to produce a streamlined solution to allow Dante users integrate with Waves’ SoundGrid technology. Presenting the Hear Technologies WSG Bridge. SoundGrid is an audio-over-ethernet technology platform for impressively scalable real-time professional audio applications.
Last month owners of Digital Audio Labs 'Livemix’ series personal monitoring hardware were treated to a couple of eagerly anticipated features in a newly released firmware upgrade. For those of you who haven’t yet taken the plunge, here’s a quick recap on the new improvements that are included.
Mike Exeter is a highly decorated studio producer and mix engineer based in Warwick, UK. With a portfolio of work spanning such artists as Black Sabbath, Ronnie James Dio, Judas Priest and Cradle of Filth, Exeter has made a significant mark on our industry over recent decades, particularly in the genres of Metal and Progressive Rock. From his hard work alongside Rick Rubin on Black Sabbath’s recent studio album ’13’, Exeter even scored a Grammy for his awards shelf.