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SR314 is Earthworks’ new live vocal microphone

Designed and produced by Earthworks, the SR314 is a cardioid condenser microphone designed to deliver a fresh approach to vocal. It was introduced during the NAMM 2019 Show that this microphone can replicate in during live sound or live performance environments. Known to be associated with measurement and instrument microphones in the music industry, Earthworks … Read more

Ember is unveiled by Blue Microphones, designed for SoundCloud

Ember is the newest product from Blue Microphones. It is a premium, cardioid XLR condenser microphone designed for the capture of vocals and instrument sounds. Ember is an ideal microphone for home recording, and for music applications like SoundCloud. It aims to capture a professional sound for YouTube video production or live sound during a … Read more

Imperial Theatre in Japan gets a DiGiCo update

Imperial Theatre is an iconic—and historical—place in Japan when you talk about its music industry arts. Now, the place is getting a revamp on its audio system, with a DiGiCo SD10T console and a theatre specific software. Locally known as Teigeki, Japan’s Imperial Theatre was built in 1911 in a Renaissance architectural style, and popular for being … Read more

WA-251 tube condenser is the newest microphone from Warm Audio

WA-251 will be launched this February by Warm Audio. It is a large condenser microphone—an all vacuum tube that features sound with its large diaphragm, transformer balanced, multi-pattern. Based on the classic ‘251 of Warm Audio that has been used in different music production to create the hit records, WA-251 is designed for all kinds … Read more

STVC is Waldorf’s impressive and modern keyboard machine that you need

STVC is the newest product of Waldorf that takes the premise of their 2015 Streichfett module, with its impressive homage to the iconic sound of paraphonic string machines of the 70s and early 80s. STVC has its roadworthy construction—a full keyboard with an included gooseneck microphone for the in-built vocoder. Great for your music production, … Read more

MixPre-10T is the latest addition to Sound Devices’ MixPre Series of recorders, mixers, and USB audio interfaces

The MixPre-10T follows in the recognized footsteps of Sound Devices different products, from the company’s five-track MixPre-3 to the eight-track MixPre-6. The MixPre-10T is a ten-input, 12 track SD card-based location recorder that you can use to your music production. In the ten inputs of MixPre-10T, eight of it are on Neutrik-style Microphone/TRS connectors, while … Read more