Microphone Preamplifiers

 

Bose Professional F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker system

Date: 01/13/2016

Earlier this year, I visited Bose HQ to experience the company’s entrée into what I consider pro-grade portable PA (PPA) territory—their new F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker System.  MORE


Review: Crown XLS Drivecore 2 Amplifiers

Date: 01/07/2016

The Affordable XLS 1502 Is Clean, Powerful, Quiet In Operation And Flexible In Use  MORE



Review: Sonnox Oxford Envolution Plug-In

Date: 12/22/2015

Without Question, Envolution Is A Highly Creative Tool.  MORE


Review: Bose F1 Flexible Array Portable PA

Date: 12/11/2015

Strother Bullins. The F1 Is A Completely Different PPA Beast From Bose.  MORE


Electro-Voice EKX Series Powered Loudspeakers

Date: 12/04/2015

I’ve relied upon an Electro-Voice portable PA (PPA) for the past few years as my “workhorse” system—two E-V ZLX-12P powered cabinets serving as main monitors, stage wedges and all purposes in between.  MORE


AES NYC Product Picks

Date: 12/04/2015

This Year’S 139Th AES Convention At The Javits Center In New York Brought With It Some Beautiful Fall-Like Weather Outside And A Lot Of Gear, Fun And Friends Inside.  MORE


Review: Mackie Reach Portable PA System

Date: 11/25/2015

Strother Bullins. Just One Reach Enclosure Will Deliver Main And Dual Stage Monitor Duties And Much More.  MORE


MACKIE FREEPLAY PERSONAL PA

Date: 11/10/2015

In my review-based pursuits, I’ve auditioned most portable PAs (PPAs) currently available in the marketplace: many great ones, some very portable ones, some not-so-portable ones and a lot that fall somewhere within those ideals.  MORE


MANLEY FORCE FOUR-CHANNEL PREAMPLIFIER

Date: 11/10/2015

I Was Recently Back At Superstar Drummer/Producer Omar Hakim’S Studio, Recording His Upcoming Trio Of Oz Record.  MORE


GRACE DESIGN TWO-CHANNEL FELIX INSTRUMENT AND MIC PREAMPLIFIER/DI/EQ

Date: 11/10/2015

As Grace Design’s Felix manual states, it’s designed for “working musicians, engineers, sound companies or venues looking for the highest quality solution for amplifying string instruments.”  MORE


Review: Electro-Voice EKX Series Loudspeakers

Date: 11/04/2015

Strother Bullins. EKX Offers Powerful-Yet-Efficient Performance, Simple DSP, Road-Worthy Construction, And Great Value.  MORE


Focusrite Clarett 8Pre 18x20 Thunderbolt Interface

Date: 10/14/2015

Focusrite has continued its notable audio legacy with the Clarett 8Pre ($999 street), one of the new products in the company’s Thunderbolt-based Clarett range of interfaces.  MORE


BAE 73MPL 500-Series Microphone Preamplifier

Date: 10/14/2015

All Things Considered, The Neve 1073 Mic Preamp/EQ Module Is Likely The Most Popular Mic Amp In History.  MORE


Review: Alta Moda AM-25 500 Series EQ

Date: 10/13/2015

Russ Long. The AM-25 Is A Flexible And First-Rate Four-Band Parametric Equalizer  MORE


 

Microphone Preamplifiers

 

Review: Sonnox Oxford Envolution Plug-In

Date: 12/22/2015

Without Question, Envolution Is A Highly Creative Tool.  MORE


AES NYC Product Picks

Date: 12/04/2015

This Year’S 139Th AES Convention At The Javits Center In New York Brought With It Some Beautiful Fall-Like Weather Outside And A Lot Of Gear, Fun And Friends Inside.  MORE


MANLEY FORCE FOUR-CHANNEL PREAMPLIFIER

Date: 11/10/2015

I Was Recently Back At Superstar Drummer/Producer Omar Hakim’S Studio, Recording His Upcoming Trio Of Oz Record.  MORE


GRACE DESIGN TWO-CHANNEL FELIX INSTRUMENT AND MIC PREAMPLIFIER/DI/EQ

Date: 11/10/2015

As Grace Design’s Felix manual states, it’s designed for “working musicians, engineers, sound companies or venues looking for the highest quality solution for amplifying string instruments.”  MORE


Focusrite Clarett 8Pre 18x20 Thunderbolt Interface

Date: 10/14/2015

Focusrite has continued its notable audio legacy with the Clarett 8Pre ($999 street), one of the new products in the company’s Thunderbolt-based Clarett range of interfaces.  MORE


BAE 73MPL 500-Series Microphone Preamplifier

Date: 10/14/2015

All Things Considered, The Neve 1073 Mic Preamp/EQ Module Is Likely The Most Popular Mic Amp In History.  MORE


Review: Alta Moda AM-25 500 Series EQ

Date: 10/13/2015

Russ Long. The AM-25 Is A Flexible And First-Rate Four-Band Parametric Equalizer  MORE


Review: beyer MCE 86 II Electret Condenser Shotgun Microphone

Date: 10/06/2015

A Shotgun Microphone Is Simply A Tool Worth Having In Any “Workhorse” Microphone Collection, And The MCE 86 II Is An Ideal Specimen.  MORE


Review: BAE 73MPL 500-Series Mic Preamplifier

Date: 10/02/2015

By Rob Tavaglione. All Things Considered, The Neve 1073 Mic Preamp/EQ Module Is Likely The Most Popular Mic Amp In History.  MORE


Review: Antelope Audio Pure2 Converter and Clock

Date: 09/29/2015

By Rob Tavaglione. Antelope Audio’s Pure2 deserves a close inspection as it combines two channels of A/D and D/A conversion, as well as a master clock, clock distribution and enough I/O to suffice as a studio's sole DAW interface (at least for smaller systems).  MORE


Review: Hofa CD-Burn & DDP Software

Date: 09/24/2015

Rob Tavaglione. For $55, Hofa’S CD-Burn & DDP Is A User-Friendly Bargain.  MORE


RETRO INSTRUMENTS OP-6 TUBE MICROPHONE PREAMPLIFIER

Date: 09/14/2015

The RCA OP-6 Was Originally Introduced In The 1930S And Was Primarily Used For Remote, Live Radio Broadcasts.  MORE


AVALON V5 PREAMPLIFIER/DI/RE-AMPING BOX

Date: 09/09/2015

If you’re talking about a “touring bass rig,” you’re often talking about an Ampeg SVT with an Avalon U5 DI preamp to provide the routing, impedance dropping and signal balancing to directly inject bass into FOH, monitors and the bass rig itself.  MORE


Review: JST Gain Reduction Deluxe Plug-in

Date: 09/03/2015

Rob Tavaglione. This Unique, Colorful Compressor Is Versatile, Affordable.  MORE


Review: Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2 Synth Plug-in

Date: 09/01/2015

Rich Tozzoli. Omnisphere 2 Features Over 12K Sounds And 4,500 New Patches.  MORE


 

Microphone Preamplifiers

 

Bose Professional F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker system

Date: 01/13/2016

Earlier this year, I visited Bose HQ to experience the company’s entrée into what I consider pro-grade portable PA (PPA) territory—their new F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker System.  MORE


Review: Crown XLS Drivecore 2 Amplifiers

Date: 01/07/2016

The Affordable XLS 1502 Is Clean, Powerful, Quiet In Operation And Flexible In Use  MORE


Review: Bose F1 Flexible Array Portable PA

Date: 12/11/2015

Strother Bullins. The F1 Is A Completely Different PPA Beast From Bose.  MORE


Electro-Voice EKX Series Powered Loudspeakers

Date: 12/04/2015

I’ve relied upon an Electro-Voice portable PA (PPA) for the past few years as my “workhorse” system—two E-V ZLX-12P powered cabinets serving as main monitors, stage wedges and all purposes in between.  MORE


Review: Mackie Reach Portable PA System

Date: 11/25/2015

Strother Bullins. Just One Reach Enclosure Will Deliver Main And Dual Stage Monitor Duties And Much More.  MORE


MACKIE FREEPLAY PERSONAL PA

Date: 11/10/2015

In my review-based pursuits, I’ve auditioned most portable PAs (PPAs) currently available in the marketplace: many great ones, some very portable ones, some not-so-portable ones and a lot that fall somewhere within those ideals.  MORE


Review: Electro-Voice EKX Series Loudspeakers

Date: 11/04/2015

Strother Bullins. EKX Offers Powerful-Yet-Efficient Performance, Simple DSP, Road-Worthy Construction, And Great Value.  MORE


Review: beyer MCE 86 II Electret Condenser Shotgun Microphone

Date: 10/06/2015

A Shotgun Microphone Is Simply A Tool Worth Having In Any “Workhorse” Microphone Collection, And The MCE 86 II Is An Ideal Specimen.  MORE


Review: Mackie Freeplay Personal PA

Date: 09/22/2015

By Strother Bullins. The Quick Scoop? Freeplay Is My Favorite Boom Box, Ever.  MORE


Review: Yamaha TF Series

Date: 09/08/2015

Touch-Centric With An Intuitive Proprietary OS, The TF Is Capable Yet Easy.  MORE


Review: Hammond USA Leslie Studio 12 Cabinet

Date: 08/31/2015

Rob Tavaglione Reviews The Portable, Good-Sounding Studio 12 Cabinet.  MORE


Review: Avalon V5 Preamplifier/DI/Re-amping Box

Date: 08/26/2015

Rob Tavaglione. The V5 Boasts Incredibly Wide Tonal Versatility.  MORE


Review: Blue Hummingbird Small Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

Date: 08/25/2015

Blue's 180-Degree Pivoting Capsule SDC "Sounds Fantastic, Feels Expensive."  MORE


Shure ULX-D Digital Wireless Now In 900 MHz

Date: 08/20/2015

ULX-D Wireless Is Now Additionally Available In A 900 Mhz Package.  MORE


 
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