The innovative Digital Audio Labs Livemix personal monitoring system has found fame in both studios and stages across the world. Since the range’s conception, the Minnesotan company have also developed an array of handy accessories to help musicians and engineers get the most from their Livemix system in any given live environment.

Last month Canadian manufacturer IsoAcoustics announced two new additions to their pro audio and MI range aimed at music producers and guitarists respectively. Here’s a closer look at what’s to come...

Since the release of their hugely successful Seventeen 1176-style FET compressor, the question of whether Black Lion Audio would release a 19" optical limiter to join it has been a topic of much debate. The Chicago-based company’s newest release announced this week includes not only optical compression, but also FET, and a raft of versatile routing features!

The Audix DN4 and DN43 are the company’s first interfaces to feature Dante and AES67 interfacing capabilities and support a multitude of RJ45 / Ethernet cabling standards from CAT5 to CAT7. Built to bring Audix's audio performance to wide integrated networks, both interfaces feature on-off contact closure across all input ports as well as LED status indicators.

Avantone gauged a significant demand from fans of the CLA200’s sound and build quality requiring a solution for speakers with lower power thresholds. The fruits of their research culminated in a robust, 100WRMS per channel amplifier with convection cooling, all housed within a single 19” rack unit.

This month to celebrate the returning sunshine, Sonarworks have announced a flash Summer Sale on all Reference 4 software products! Eligible products include the Reference 4 Headphone Edition, Studio Edition and the Studio Edition Microphone bundle, whilst discounts are also available on the Studio Edition Upgrade for existing Headphone Edition users.

For many years Bricasti Designs have maintained a line of innovative, powerful and achingly good-looking power amplifiers designed for the Hi-Fi market - the largest of which (the Bricasti M28) offers an almighty 800W to a single mono channel with a 2 ohm load.

Each year at the NAMM show in Anaheim California, Audix Microphones review the previous 12 months past and recognise a number of key partners with awards reflecting truly exemplary performance. At this year’s show, SCV was honoured to accept the award for Distributor of the Year 2018!

At Musikmesse 2019 this month Chicago-based studio outboard and modification wizards Black Lion Audio introduced yet another innovative vintage outboard reissue with a little help from Chris Lord-Alge’s studio – Mix L.A. Lord-Alge is a long-time user of the original UA 1176 FET limiting amplifiers and has used them on countless mixes.

At the NAMM show in early 2019, Black Lion Audio CEO Nate Bierdeman unveiled a pair of new products which extend the scope of two revered preamp models. Over the years Black Lion has earned a flawless reputation for designing high performance preamps in affordable price brackets, and the new B173 Quad and B12A Quad models are no exceptions.

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