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Tascam DV-RA1000

September 5, 2005 | 0 Comments

James Wilkinson re-discovers the power and flexibility of standalone digital two-track recording. The obvious question many people raise these days when they’re confronted with a new standalone CD/DVD burner is: ‘Why do I need an...

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Yamaha AW2400

January 20, 2005 | 0 Comments

Portable production has been given another leg up with Yamaha’s new AW range. Steven Somerhill stretches out. Say if, just completely by chance, you ran into the hi-tech department of any music store blindfolded, crashing...

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Midas Verona

September 30, 2004 | 0 Comments

Midas serves up a larger slice of Italy with the Verona. Trevor Cronin tucks in. Midas mixing consoles have been at the top of the heap as far as live concert sound is concerned since...

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Sennheiser EW100 G2

September 30, 2004 | 0 Comments

Henry Brister road tests the new evolution G2 wireless range from Sennheiser. With the cost of microphones now at unbelievably low prices (compared with 20 years ago) and with the general improvement in the build...

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Lexicon Omega

September 30, 2004 | 0 Comments

Reverb leviathan, Lexicon, has waded into the desktop USB recording market. Derek Johnson investigates. Hands up anyone who wants a keenly-priced, compact, USB-equipped audio interface for their Mac or PC. Maybe you’d like high quality...

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Tascam FW1884

September 30, 2004 | 0 Comments

Tascam is back on the map with some well-conceived, keenly-priced, studio essentials. Brad Watts cheers on this interface/controller. What initially struck me about the Tascam FW1884 was its personal validation of my ‘when to buy...

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Digidesign Command 8

September 30, 2004 | 0 Comments

Digi takes command with this motorised fader controller. Brad Watts salutes. It can’t be denied that Digidesign is the market leader in digital recording systems. While its high-end TDM systems are often criticised for being...

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Korg Triton Extreme

September 30, 2004 | 0 Comments

Derek Johnson assesses what makes this Triton so extreme. Take a range of sampling workstation synths from a major manufacturer and repackage them with more desirable features and release the result for less money. You’d...

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Behringer V-Verb Pro

September 30, 2004 | 0 Comments

Brad Watts find himself attracted to this dual-engine reverb. Good ol’ Behringer! They certainly provide a sure-fire path to upmarket concepts at bargain basement prices. While its traditionally been easy to be patronising about some...

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MACKIE FIREWIRE ONYX 400F

March 30, 2003 | 0 Comments

There are more Firewire interfaces on the market these days than summer bushfires… the new Onyx 400F may be the cool change you’re waiting for. Text: Brad Watts Bucket-loads of Firewire audio interfaces have been...

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