Hardware Reviews & News

Hardware Reviews & News
Arturia KeyLab Essentials

Arturia launches range of low-cost MIDI controller keyboards

Arturia Keylab Essential keyboards to provide everything you need to start creating and recording music in one neat package French hardware and software creators Arturia have...
Teenage Engineering Pocket Operator Review

Teenage Engineering Pocket Operator Review

PO-12 / PO-14 / PO-20 (rrp £55) Buy in the UK | Buy in the USA My first introduction to the world of Teenage Engineering was...
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...
sE Electronics

sE Electronics goes wireless with new V7 MC1 capsule

sE Electronics has announced a wireless version of their V7 dynamic microphone, intended for use with compatible Shure® handheld transmitters. Featuring the same custom-built...
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...
Chris Kaplinski

Monster Truck shows some love for DPA Microphones

Canadian rockers 'Monster Truck' have recently been raving about the benefits of using supercardioid vocal microphones in a live setting.  Monster Truck's front of...
The New Electronic Guitarist: New Technologies and Techniques for the Modern Guitar Player

The New Electronic Guitarist: New Technologies and Techniques for the Modern Guitar Player

Although we live in an age of innovation and disruption, many folks are content using new technologies to consume rather than create-especially musicians. Case...
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...
Legacy Plus console at MacEwan University

MacEwan University in Canada invests in API Legacy Plus Console

The lucky students studying audio engineering at MacEwan University now have a very nice new console on which to learn their trade.  The university has...
Arturia MiniBrute 2 Making Music

Arturia announce MiniBrute 2 – the modular revenge!

Arturia have lifted the veil on their latest adventure in synth hardware - the MiniBrute 2. The MiniBrute is a 25 key analog monosynth designed...