Hardware Reviews & News

Hardware Reviews & News
Genelec Japan team

Genelec and M17 join forces in Japan

Since 1978 Genelec have been some of the most drooled over speakers in studios throughout the world.  A lot of companies claim to create...
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Studiospares S300 Ribbon Microphone unboxing

That ‘classic, warm ribbon mic sound’ has, so far, been out of my reach financially for a number of years. Recently, several manufacturers have...
PMC MB3S XBD-A monitors

PMC showcase flagship monitors at Forbes Street Studios

On Wednesday 19th July PMC invited some of Australia's top sound engineers to Forbes Street Studios in Sydney to have a listen to the...
Fender Bluetooth Speakers

Fender announce bluetooth speakers

Here at Making-Music we don't usually report on consumer electronics, but the bluetooth speakers that Fender have announced look likely to appeal to our...
Arturia Step Black Edition

Arturia goes ‘none more black’ with Step range

Increasingly popular hardware manufacturers and software developers Arturia have revealed a limited edition of their KeyStep and BeatStep range.  Musicians will be able to...
Doug Kimball loves DPA mics

Tears for Fears dig DPA Microphones

Musicians and sound engineers alike love to know what gear other professionals are using.  It's not only because sometimes we're looking for a recommendation,...
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Alexandre Desplat, Valerian & The Arturia MatrixBrute

Arturia are quite rightly very proud of the rapidly growing reputation of their flagship synthesizer The MatrixBrute.  Arturia are also not shy when it...
Bastl DUDE

Bastl announce 5 channel mixer – DUDE

These days there's a whole lot of musicians using what years ago may have been unkindly called 'lo-fi' synths.  The raging popularity of the Korg...
Arturia MiniLab MK 2

Review: Arturia MiniLab Mk II MIDI controller keyboard

Arturia’s continuing advance into the hardware market knows no bounds and their new, portable controller definitely punches above its weight. Seemingly packed with everything...
Audigy IO Hub

Creative Labs’ Audigy 2 ZS Platinum Pro

Creative Labs' new top-of-the-range sound card is the company's most advanced card yet. Is it a blast from the past or a fillip for...