Ample Sound has released a sample-based acoustic guitar virtual instrument featuring the sounds of a Taylor 956ce 12-string acoustic guitar, the AG12. This new version does a better job of capturing the big shiny sound of a high-end 12-string. Said to be less noisy than a real 12-string which is prone to buzzes when one string in a…… See More
Music Recording Tips and Gear
Articles specifically dealing with recording, mixing and mastering music - as opposed to voice-over specific recording tips, which can be found in the Voice-Over Recording category.
One Track Orchestra is a freeware sample-based virtual instrument in VST plugin format for Windows-based digital audio workstations. This plugin from Make Some Music Now features a simple user interface with reverb and output volume sliders. This is not meant to be used live, but if you’re looking for an extremely lightweight tool for adding some…… See More
Dynaudio is known for their award-winning LYD series. Now it is offering a speaker, a no ordinary one. The LYD 48 has a three-way bass reflex speakers and additional midrange driver that gives the overall balance of the sound. It has controls for Sound Balance, Bass Extension, Input Sensitivity and Position. Compared to the LYD…… See More
Dreaming of creating your ultimate drum kit? Evolution offers design, sequence and drawing on a library of over 28,000 electronic and acoustic sounds for your ultimate drum kit. Evolution is a ]software drum machine powered with a wide collection of electronic and acoustic drum and percussion hits, and sound design tools. It also allows you…… See More
For musicians that play the keyboard, having the right board makes all the difference in the world. Arturia has recognized this and developed 4 new keyboards with V Collection 6. This new set of keyboards are loaded with the latest software and sounds. With a digital interface and monitor musicians can now create ambient sounds…… See More