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.
Miloco Studios have announced their second Pro Audio Showcase taking place this Thursday (03/05/18)! Each of the complex's Pool, Red Room and Bridge Studios will be opened to the public for an intimate music production event. Top producers and engineers will be in attendance along with the latest studio gear, shout-outs, guest preseners and production masterclasses. Every ticket holder at this year's event will also receive a Digital Goodie Bag of music software, plug-ins and more, worth £250.
As some Hear Back fans may already be aware, Hear Technologies now provide an app for iPad, iPhone and iPad Pro with the power to remotely control their acclaimed Hear Back PRO series of personal mixing systems! The app provides full control and live monitoring capabilities for all 16 input signal levels, sampling rate monitoring as well as clock statuses, input switch selections, and even monitor internal Hub temperatures.
Anyone who has seen Stargate, Independence Day, Godzilla or any of five different James Bond films has enjoyed the spoils of David Arnold’s musical talents. His enormous body of film scoring work from 1993 to date spans both cinema and television (Sherlock, Little Britain and more). In recent years, he has also been involved in staged orchestral concerts showcasing a number of scores from his on-screen triumphs to live audiences.
Over the last few months some of the keen-eyed among you may have noticed certain changes occurring on the SCV Distribution site. Behind the scenes, our digital team has been hard at work developing a better experience for fans of our distributed lines, UK/EU dealers and product end-users alike.
In this 'Part Two' article we take another dive into the latest product annoucements at this year's Winter NAMM in Anaheim California from the likes of Focal and Black Lion Audio. Focal Professional launched one of the largest arrays of new products in one hit that we’ve seen in recent years, announcing brand new additions to their professional headphone range, plus a new extension to their hugely popular Shape Studio Monitor family.
An enormous chunk of our beloved industry left the UK’s drizzly shores last week to attend the hugely popular Winter NAMM show in Anaheim California. Amongst the multitude of product launches and music industry awards were some particularly exciting announcements from SCV’s UK-distributed lines...
For a full decade Avantone's MixCubes have been known for two stand-out qualities: having equal height, depth and width measurements and - more importantly - offering a unique insight into studio mixes which optimises music for playback on consumer audio devices (think iPhones, radios and in-ear headphones).
Black Lion Audio’s dual channel Auteur Microphone Preamp has been a rising star in studio recording over the past ten years. The preamp’s ability to add a pleasing warmth and thickness to vocals, guitars and keys resonated with fans of the analogue sound, and it’s easy-on-the-eyes price point allowed access to an enormously broad audience of users from project studios and production hobbyists all the way up to commercial studios and industry professionals.
New features include improved sound quality, improved ease of use, a more compact design for ease of transportation, ultra responsive touch-link buttons, a flat-top surface for easier labelling and optional ADAT Card slot for integration with Head Back PRO systems.