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PreSonus Updates Studio Interface Series With USB-C Connectivity
Future proof your recording setup with the latest versions of PreSonus' interfaces, which have USB-C
Jan. 24, 2019
Best of 2018: MIDI Controllers
This year saw updates and new releases covering everything from keyboards and Eurorack modules to chord assistants and MIDI guitars. Here's our roundup of the best MIDI controllers of 2018.
Dec. 23, 2018
Review: Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol A25
Native's new A Series of Komplete Kontrol keyboards have many of the features of the S series, but at a price that may surprise you. Hollin Jones took the smallest sibling, the A25, for a spin.
Dec. 12, 2018
Review: Apple iPad Pro 2018 - Finally, The Tablet For Musicians?
Apple's 2018 iPad Pro lineup is the biggest thing to happen to the iPad, well... ever. As fast as MacBook Pros, with USB C, Face ID and bigger screens, could they be the perfect musician's companion?
Nov. 14, 2018
6 Of The Most Unusual MIDI Controllers Available In 2018
Put down that keyboard - there are some weird and wonderful MIDI controllers around that can make you see recording and triggering in a completely new light. Here are six of the best.
Aug. 17, 2018
Review: DJ Tech Tools Chroma Cables
The interconnects you use can be just as important as the gear at either end of them. Here, Sara Simms checks out two great-looking sets of cables - but how do they sound?
May. 11, 2018
3 Ways To Expand Your iPad Or iPhone Storage
Apple’s iOS devices have never had the option to insert a memory card to increase the standard storage capacity, but that doesn’t mean you’re stuck with the size you bought. Hollin Jones explains why.
Mar. 24, 2018
Review: Focusrite Clarett 2Pre USB Audio Interface
Focusrite's Clarett marque crosses from Thunderbolt to USB models with the Clarett 2Pre USB and its siblings. Hollin Jones finds out what all the fuss is about.
Feb. 5, 2018
Review: Nektar Impact LX+
Nektar has always been at the forefront of DAW mapping for MIDI controllers. So how would Hollin Jones get on with the Impact LX+?
Nov. 27, 2017
Review: Komplete Kontrol MK2
NI's brand new Komplete Kontrol 2 hardware and software bring a raft of updates and improvements to this powerful platform. Matt Vanacoro put it through its paces and liked what he found...
Oct. 10, 2017
5 Things to Consider Before Buying a MIDI Controller
Pads or keys and how many of each? There are many factors to consider when choosing a MIDI controller with so many on the market. Here is some advice to help you make the right decision.
Sep. 13, 2017
Review: ESI U168XT Audio Interface
ESI's U168XT high speed recording interface couldn't sound as good as it looks, could it? G.W Childs puts it through its paces to find out. (Spoiler alert: he liked it).
G.W. Childs IV
Aug. 16, 2017
Optimizing Your Computer for Audio and Video Production
Learn how to squeeze every last drop of performance from your audio or video production computer in this essential guide by Matt Vanacoro.
Mar. 22, 2016
Review: Powerbus, Should Every Mobile Audio Interface Have One of These?
When recording or mixing, it's crucial to have "clean power" to avoid any unwanted noise creeping in. Enter Powerbus, a tiny clean power provider which Andy Bowen inspects thoroughly.
Nov. 3, 2014
Review: OWC ThunderBay IV
There's external drives and there's external drives... Iain Anderson, always on the look out for superior performance, puts the OWC Thunderbay IV 12TB box to the test in this in-depth review.
Sep. 21, 2014
Fast Huge Storage Explained
As our applications and workflows demand more apps and more data, we find ourselves needing (craving?) larger capacity and faster storage. Iain Anderson explains the ins and outs in this article.
Jun. 14, 2014
Lightning Quick! Why Thunderbolt will be the I/O of Choice for Digital Musicians and Video Artists.
Hands-up who wants low-latency and high performance multi-track audio recording on their Mac? Me too... as well as almost every Computer musician I've ever met! Until now Firewire and USB 2.0 have bee
Mar. 3, 2011
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