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USB: Past, Present and Future for Creatives And Music Producers
Take a journey from past through the present and into the near future of USB connectivity with an emphasis for musicians and audio producers.
Mar. 5, 2020
NAMM 2020: ESI Launches UGM192 And GIGAPORT eX Portable Audio Interfaces
These two new audio interfaces are small, bus powered and offer a ton of flexibility. Plus they look pretty cool as well. Here's the details.
Jan. 16, 2020
Review: Arturia AudioFuse 8 Pre
Arturia's flagship audio interface is designed to work in a number of different modes to fit the way you make music. Plus it comes with some cool software, as Hollin Jones discovered.
Nov. 26, 2019
Review: Antelope Orion Studio Synergy Core
With its plethora of inputs and outputs, OSSC is well suited to serve as the center of a DAW-based studio. But there's much more to Antelope's latest high-end interface, as Joe Albano discovered.
Oct. 3, 2019
Review: Antelope Discrete 4 Synergy Core
Antelope Audio''s Discrete 4 Synergy Core represents a more affordable way to get into the company's world of top-grade audio recording and DSP FX. Joe Albano put it to work.
Jul. 17, 2019
Review: Antelope Orion 32HD|Gen3
Antelope Audio's latest flagship audio recording interface has a wealth of features for even the most demanding recording and producing musicians. Joe Albano put it through its paces.
Jul. 4, 2019
Review: RAVPower Filehub 2019
RAVPower's updated 2019 Filehub is a compact battery bank, SD card reader, wireless file transfer solution and network extender. Hollin Jones took it for a spin.
Jun. 10, 2019
re-Connect By JouÃ© Brings USB-C And MIDI Connectivity To Your Studio In One Cable
Take two cables into the studio? Just use re-Connect, the new and versatile MIDI-to-USB-C cable from JouÃ©.
Mar. 12, 2019
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
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