The sE X1 large diaphragm condenser microphone is being announced this morning by sE Electronics, alongside the Project Studio Reflexion Filter, in a dual launch that sE is calling “one of the mo
The TC Electronic M30 reverb has become an early Christmas present for all musicians today, as TC Electronic has announced that the plug-in will be available for free download from its website fo
Field recorders such as the Olympus LS-11 are an essential tool for anyone interested in capturing high quality audio recordings for later use, and the higher up the quality-chain you’re willing
The Akai APC40 Ableton control surface is currently landing on YouTube in a big way with the launch of a major competition lasting until the end of the year. Even better, the prize is about as go
Ableton Live Intro – three words that are likely to prompt toothy grins among bedroom producers, live performers and DJs alike as they wake up this morning to discover that sequencing on a budget
Spectrasonics’ Trilian bass module has arrived in store, and it’s fair to say that among the recording enthusiasts here at DV247 there’s quite a scuffle going on over who gets the review copy.
It’s been a busy day in the world of computer music, with a wealth of software developers and hardware manufacturers declaring their support for Windows 7. Just as Ben Scully of Synergy previousl
The Fender Starcaster Strat and Amp Set might just be the answer to a question I find myself asked all the time. It can crop up at almost any moment, without warning, no matter whether I’m swayin
Windows 7 has arrived in shops today to great fanfare, and PC devotees everywhere are looking on to see if this OS release will prove more successful than the launch of Vista. But among the IT ex
When the Squier Simon Neil Stratocaster arrives in stores this week it will become the first Squier Signature model to bear the name of a British artist – reason enough to celebrate the six stri
The Neumann TLM 102 studio microphone has been the talk of home recording enthusiasts around the world today, as news has arrived on the web of the large diaphragm microphone that comes in a comp
M-Audio Oxygen keyboards have been updated today with their third generation, comprising the Oxygen 25, Oxygen 49 and the Oxygen 61.
But the release of the 25 note, 49 note and 61 note USB MIDI
Keyboards, microphones, computer music software, drums, guitars and amplifiers – not so long ago, the musicians who used the gear in each of these categories would have seemed isolated from one a
Marshall MA Series is likely to have become a top search item in Google by the time you read this, following the launch of Marshall Amplification’s new all-valve range. And with good reason – the
Live music is close to all of our hearts here at DV247, not least because most of us are gigging musicians. That’s why when the 2003 Licensing Act came into law, effectively criminalising live mu