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  • A New Bass Pedal in Town
    Review

    A New Bass Pedal in Town - Tech 21 VT Bass DI Review

    02/21/14

    The VT Bass DI offers vintage tone and lots of handy features. How does it compare to Tech 21's other VT Bass products?

  • The Return of the Same Thing
    Review

    The Return of the Same Thing - TC Electronic Ditto X2 Review

    02/20/14

    Following up on the success of the original Ditto, which had only two controls, TC strikes again with the X2, featuring more than twice that. Can it give the final blow to its competitors in the not-too-expensive loopers market?

  • A Wave of Saturation
    Review

    A Wave of Saturation - Waves J37 Tape Review

    02/19/14

    As you probably have already noticed, tape saturation is really hip right now. Although already having plug-ins in the same genre, a leading publisher like Waves couldn't simply ignore the current frenzy for such products. And that's where the J37 Tape comes in. Can it stand out from the rest? That's what we are about to discover...

  • Make Your Mamma Proud
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    Make Your Mamma Proud - Palmer Mutterstolz Review

    02/13/14

    Back in the day when fluorescent colors were in fashion, amps resembled fridges, all the songs on the radio had a guitar solo after the second chorus, and the Berlin Wall was still standing (Bingo!, the '80s), German brand Palmer made a name for itself among guitar players with products such as the very popular PI-03 speaker simulator in rack form…

  • A Look into the Vision
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    A Look into the Vision - UAD API Vision Review

    02/12/14

    Since its inception, the plug-in family for Universal Audio UAD cards has been devoted to the reproduction of analog units. And that's how UA has come to being associated with the biggest names in the audio industry: EMT, Neve, SSL, Lexicon, etc.

  • Six Inputs of Separation
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    Six Inputs of Separation - Zoom H6 Review

    02/09/14

    The H4n isn't the crown jewel of the Zoom recorder range anymore! The H6, with more inputs and interchangeable mics, has arrived to take its place.

  • Life in Red
    Review

    Life in Red - Nord Lead 4 Review

    02/05/14

    Five years after launching Nord Wave, Clavia has once again updated its stage-synth range. What surprises does the Nord Lead 4 offer?

  • The Blue-Toothed Combo
    Review

    The Blue-Toothed Combo - Exclusive Line 6 AMPLIFI 150 Review

    01/28/14

    Line 6 enters the Bluetooth era with the new AMPLIFI series, which combines multimedia speakers and a modeling combo in a single box.

  • The Professional Spirit
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    The Professional Spirit - Focal Spirit Professional Review

    01/26/14

    A little over a year ago, the French brand Focal, well-known for its range of speakers, introduced its first pair of headphones: Spirit One. Although portable and fairly nice, they weren't really apt for use in a home studio. Fortunately, Focal has come back with a model proudly sporting the "Professional" tag that promises to deliver a neutral so…

  • Stellar Sequel
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    Stellar Sequel - Cakewalk Sonar X3 Review

    01/20/14

    The year has just begun and, as usual, the new Sonar has arrived with a bunch of new features on the rack.