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M-Audio Nova microphone
M-Audio has announced its Nova large-diaphragm condenser microphone, offering the following features: Get our occasional newsletter... 1.1-inch gold-sputtered diaphragm for exceptional transient detail Cardioid polar pattern helps isolate the desired sound source Perfect for vocals and acoustic instruments requiring exceptional detail Durable, solid brass body with rugged protective basket Class […]

M-Audio Nova condenser microphone


M-Audio Pulsar II microphone
M-Audio has unveiled its Pulsar II small-diaphragm condenser microphone, which come as a pair for clinically-accurate stereo recordings. Get our occasional newsletter... Features include: Small-diaphragm design provides exceptional detail & easy placement Ideal for percussion, acoustic instruments & ambient recordings Durable, solid brass body with internal shockmount Switchable 10 dB […]

M-Audio Pulsar II small-diaphragm condenser microphone


M-Audio Sputnik microphone
M-Audio has shown off its Sputnik large-diaphragm tube condenser microphone. Main features include: Get our occasional newsletter... Vacuum tube signal path combines vintage warmth & modern clarity 1-inch gold-sputtered diaphragm for exceptional transient detail Hand-selected 6205M vacuum tube Selectable polar patterns offer real-world versatility (Cardioid, Fig-8, Omni) Switchable 10 dB […]

M-Audio Sputnik tube condenser microphone




Korg DS-DAC-100
OK, so there’s a lot of letters in DS-DAC-100, but all you really need to know is that it’s Korg’s latest 1-bit digital-analog converter. Get our occasional newsletter... Korg boasts the unit has both beautiful sound and design. It features AudioGate 3, realtime DSD (Direct Stream Digital) Fconversion, native DSD […]

Korg DS-DAC-100 1-bit USB digital/analog converter


Casio XW-H1 headphones
Complementing the Casio XW-J1 DJ controller, Casio has unveiled its latest tough performance XW-H1 headphones. Get our occasional newsletter... Designed for the on-the-go professional DJs and music enthusiasts, the headphones are tough, lightweight, and combine high audio fidelity with superb usability. The headphones provide balanced, clear sound and were designed […]

Casio XW-H1 headphones



Casio XW-J1
Casio has announced its new XW-J1 DJ controller, an all-in-one VJ/DJ controller for creating remixes of audio and video from music players, smartphones, and PCs that supports OS X, iOS, and Windows platforms. Musicians can mix music using the djay app, transforming their Mac, iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch into […]

Casio XW-J1 DJ controller unveiled



Native Instruments has announced an updated TRAKTOR KONTROL X1 is now available, offering a compact decks/effects controller and an ideal partner for the TRAKTOR PRO. Get our occasional newsletter... The unit offers direct control over playback, browse, cue, sync and loop functionality, and now introduces a button for dedicated Flux […]

Native Instruments TRAKTOR KONTROL X1 MK2 launched



Korg Kaossilator 2 angled front view
Korg has updated its hugely popular Kaossilator with the arrival of the Kaossilator 2. Get our occasional newsletter... Still sporting a vibrant yellow body (whether it comes in pink is another matter) it boasts a range of features including: Simple control with finger taps/slides on the integrated X-Y touchpad 150 […]

Korg Kaossilator 2 bursts into life [NAMM12]



Sonoma Wire Works has just announced an update to its GuitarJack interface. Named the GuitarJack 2, this hardware will let you record far more than just guitars onto your Apple mobile device. Get our occasional newsletter... Key features include a 1/4-inch input with configurable modes, a 1/8-inch stereo output with […]

GuitarJack 2: audio recording on-the-go with iPad, iPhone, iPod touch



MOTU has announced the availability of its 896mk3 FireWire/high-speed USB 2.0 audio interface — an upgraded version of its 896 interface. Get our occasional newsletter... Depending on your Mac or PC’s available connections, and personal choice, you can connect the interface via a FireWire or a USB 2.0 connection. Take […]

MOTU intros 896mk3 FireWire/USB audio interface


MASCHINE MIKRO
As well as the iMASCHINE App for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, Native Instruments has announced a new, compact, cheaper alternative to its MASCHINE hardware. Get our occasional newsletter... MASCHINE MIKRO offers the same kind of performance and features as its bigger brother but at a reduced price and size. […]

MASCHINE MIKRO available from Mid-October




Native Instruments Traktor Control S2
Native Instruments has announced the launch of its TRAKTOR CONTROL S2 2.1-channel DJ system, claiming it to be the most professional 2-track controller on the market. Get our occasional newsletter... As well as the essential twin decks and mixer, there are controls for multi-effect units plus a third channel for […]

TRAKTOR CONTROL S2 DJ system arrives from Native Instruments


Native Instruments has announced that iMASCHINE is now available in the App Store for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Get our occasional newsletter... The first ever Native Instruments app is an intuitive beat sketchpad based on MASCHINE’s groove production studio concept. iMASCHINE is perfect for developing song ideas anytime, anywhere. […]

iMASCHINE for iPhone/iPad launched by Native Instruments


Yet another couple of apps in the growing list of software for DJs. This time, LifeVision Studios has brought out its Dubby and Dubstep Pro+ apps for Apple devices. Get our occasional newsletter... As the names might signify, these two bits of software are related to one another. Dubby is […]

Dubby and Dubstep Pro+ come to iPad, iPod touch, iPhone



Pay attention! The next incarnation of Allen & Heath’s Xone:DB digital mixer range has arrived. Get our occasional newsletter... It’s called the Xone:DB2. The fully digital mixer features two powerful multi-effect engines and the essential elements of A&H’s flagship DB4 but at a more affordable price. The DB2 has four […]

Allen & Heath Xone:DB2 digital FX mixer launched


There are plenty of mobile DJ applications coming to the market particularly for Apple’s popular iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices. Get our occasional newsletter... Now DJ David Guetta has put his unique sound on an app. djay – David Guetta Edition is packed with his own beats and sounds. […]

djay: David Guetta Edition launched in App Store




DJs looking for some ready-to-use samples for adding spice to their mixes might want to take a look at the new DJSamplr app from PowerFX. Get our occasional newsletter... The app contains over 300 samples which are accessed via a simple ‘drum pad’ interface. All you need do is to […]

DJSamplr app released for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch


The award-winning Alchemy software comes to an Apple device near you, as Camel Audio announces an iOS version is now available to download from the App Store. Get our occasional newsletter... Here’s a run down of the main features: Touch Remote for Alchemy on Mac/PC With the Pro Upgrade ($19.99/€15.99/£13.99), […]

Alchemy Mobile comes to iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad