Korn's Davis Sees Eclipse

Korn frontman Jonathan Davis is recording a new side project and a solo project using Antelope Audio's new Eclipse 384 converter, master clock and monitor controller.
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Los Angeles, CA (August 24, 2012)-Korn frontman Jonathan Davis is recording a new side project and a solo project using Antelope Audio's new Eclipse 384 converter, master clock and monitor controller.

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Korn is on the road, touring behind its 10th studio album, 2011's Path of Totality, featuring collaborations with a host of dubstep producers including multiple Grammy Award-winner Skrillex. Now, Davis is doubling down on his recent statement that "North American dubstep is the new electronic heavy metal" through a side project, Killbot, and a solo project under his DJ name, J Devil.

Davis recently added the Eclipse 384 AD/DA converter in order to streamline his mobile production rig after spotting it on the Antelope Audio web site. The 384 kHz A-to-D/D-to-A converter uses the same Oven Controlled Clock and 64-bit Acoustically Focused Clocking technology that is in Antelope Audio's Trinity Master Clock. The Eclipse 384 offers additional features conducive to mobile production applications, including two dedicated headphone amplifiers and a custom USB interface, as well as two large peak meters on the front panel. Users can create up to five custom presets of favorite setups via the system's OS X- and Windows-compatible software control panel.

"This is all I've got now; I used to have racks of stuff," says Davis, who records vocals, guitar and bass into an Apple MacBook Pro through a signal chain comprising little more than the Antelope Eclipse 384, an API Channel Strip and a Shure microphone. "It's basically my studio all in one box. It's the best interface I've used. I love that everything is right there," he says of the Eclipse.

"The Eclipse is essential, because it gives me everything I need to work on the road and not just make a demo. The stuff I actually do on the road, I keep and it sounds great-it's not just a demo that I have to rework or re-record later," he says.

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