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BEHRINGER TRUTH 3031A

May 1, 2009 | 0 Comments

The Truth B3031A active monitor is a two-way design that utilises an 8.75-inch Kevlar low-end driver and a two-inch ribbon driver in the top-end. Of course, ADAM is the main outfit responsible for popularising the...

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MARANTZ PMD661

May 1, 2009 | 0 Comments

The Marantz PMD661 is the retooled PMD660 professional solid-state field recorder. The 660 has become increasingly popular for field recording and electronic news gathering (ENG) in recent times, mainly due to its light weight and...

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BEYERDYNAMIC RSX 700

February 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

Wireless headphones aren’t the most common piece of kit in the home recordist’s arsenal but by gum they’re handy when you have a pair. A friend who had a couple of similar pairs for composing...

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MERCENARY AUDIO MA KM69

February 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

For those of you who don’t know the name, Mercenary Audio is a major audio distributor and online retailer based in the USA. Made famous among audio dweebs by head tech and audio web forum...

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RØDE M1

February 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

It’s a brave microphone manufacturer that’s prepared to take on the venerable Shure SM58. This ubiquitous dynamic mic has been the rock ’n’ roll standard for vocals virtually since its release in 1966 (the 57...

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FLUX STEREO TOOL

October 11, 2008 | 0 Comments

There are many reasons why you may need extra width in your stereo sounds or two-channel mixes. Creating a sense of depth and dynamic without losing the central focus and bass strength is normally what...

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SOUND DEVICES ‘7 SERIES’ RECORDERS

October 11, 2008 | 0 Comments

The Sound Devices (the US firm, not the Sydney store) ‘7 Series’ of digital audio recorders are serious stuff. The term ‘field recorder’ is bandied around a lot these days but these are the real...

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SM PRO AUDIO NANO PATCH

October 11, 2008 | 0 Comments

I’m certain I’ve told this story before, but for the sake of this tid-bit I’ll recount the main points. Years ago when I ditched my analogue console to an unsuspecting audio school, I needed a...

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EVENTIDE MODFACTOR

March 20, 2008 | 0 Comments

The Eventide Modfactor is a multi-effect modulation stompbox pedal, suited to home studio users as well as live performers. Like most other Eventide products there’s more packed into this pedal than you can poke a...

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MXL MIC MATE

March 20, 2008 | 0 Comments

Since the advent of ‘Podcasting’ (offline radio-esque programs one can download and playback on anything – iPod or no iPod), dozens of USB-equipped microphones have hit the market. These microphones enable ‘Podcasters’ to record their...

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