Wednesday 22nd February 2017,
BBOY TECH REPORT

Arturia DrumBrute Review

Arturia DrumBrute Review

The Arturia DrumBrute was recently announced. It’s an all analog drum machine with 17 analog percussive instruments. The DrumBrute is a mashup of several Arturia products, beatstep pro and the Brute synth lineage. It boasts, ” 17 fully analog drum & percussion instruments, including two kicks, snare, clap, open & closed hats, high & low toms [...]

October 10, 2016 Corry Banks Drum Machines, Reviews 4

Exclusive Interview – The Present Elders

Exclusive Interview – The Present Elders

I’ve watched The Present Elders online as they’ve embarked on their street performances with a gang of electronic instruments. As they fill the air with their brand of electronic grooves folks gather around and take notice. Being from Chicago myself and having a certain “Chicago’s hiphop underground” thread in common with Radius & Brother El  I [...]

February 19, 2017 Corry Banks Artists, Interviews, Producers 0

Qu-Bit Electronix Releases Contour

Qu-Bit Electronix Releases Contour

Shown at winter NAMM 2017, the Qu-Bit Electronix Contour module takes a unique approach to envelope generators. It’s worth mentioning that it also makes a perfect pair with one of my favorite modules, Qu-Bit’s Chord. As per Qu-Bit Electronix description… Contour is a quad envelope generator. Each channel has looping, CV over attack and decay, as [...]

February 10, 2017 Corry Banks Modular Synths, News 0

Spectrasonics Releases New “Keyscape Creative” Library

Spectrasonics Releases New “Keyscape Creative” Library

Spectrasonics Releases New “Keyscape Creative” Library  Cutting edge collection of over 1200 Omnisphere patches for users who also have Keyscape Anaheim, CA – NAMM – January 19, 2017 – Spectrasonics has released the new “Keyscape Creative” library, a cutting-edge collection of over 1200 Omnisphere 2 patches specially designed for users who also have Keyscape. The vast [...]

January 24, 2017 Corry Banks News, Plug-Ins 0

Dangerous Music Tips: Sound Engineer Mikael ‘Count’ Eldridge on Mixing New Tycho Record “EPOCH”

Dangerous Music Tips: Sound Engineer Mikael ‘Count’ Eldridge on Mixing New Tycho Record “EPOCH”

Edmeston, NY — December 8, 2016 — Sound engineer and producer Count (Mikael Eldridge) talks about mixing Tycho’s new album “EPOCH.” Hear why they decided to move beyond mixing Pro Tools in the box and how the Dangerous 2-BUS+ was chosen as the best summing mixer solution for Tycho’s intricately  layered music. Tycho’s “EPOCH” album is nominated for a 2016 GRAMMY Award for “Best Dance/Electronic Album.” Count also reveals the importance of using audiophile [...]

January 20, 2017 Corry Banks Articles, Tips, Tutorials 0

IK Multimedia announces iRig Acoustic Stage

IK Multimedia announces iRig Acoustic Stage

IK Multimedia announces iRig Acoustic Stage – the revolutionary digital microphone system for acoustic guitar iRig Acoustic Stage gives the beautiful, rich sound of musicians’ acoustic instruments as if they were using professional recording mics in the studio with the freedom to move around January 18, 2017 – IK Multimedia is proud to announce iRig Acoustic [...]

January 18, 2017 Corry Banks News 0

IK Multimedia announces iRig Pro I/O

IK Multimedia announces iRig Pro I/O

IK Multimedia announces iRig Pro I/O – the next generation ultra-compact audio/MIDI interface for iPhone, iPad, Mac & PC iRig Pro I/O gives musicians and producers a pocket-sized mobile personal recording studio for all platforms, with high-definition audio I/O, professional quality preamp, MIDI input/output, and a huge software bundle January 18, 2017 – Recording on the [...]

January 18, 2017 Corry Banks Uncategorized 0

Moog Mother 32 Review

Moog Mother 32 Review

The Moog Mother 32 is Moog Music’s first foray into the Eurorack modular synthesis world. The Mother 32 is billed as “the first tabletop semi-modular synthesizer from Moog.” By now you may have seen Mother 32’s posted up just about everywhere and for good reason. As described by Moog the Mother 32 “features a voltage [...]

January 17, 2017 Corry Banks Modular Synths, Reviews, Synths 0

Dangerous Music Tips: Smoothing an R&B Track Using only Filters with Mike Wells

Dangerous Music Tips: Smoothing an R&B Track Using only Filters with Mike Wells

Audio mastering engineer Mike Wells (Green Day, Prince) demonstrates how to smooth out the top-end while preserving and tightening the bottom after adding lots of gain to an R&B track from artist Preston Scales. Mike uses only the high and low pass filter sections of his Dangerous BAX EQ shelving equalizer. You’ll hear examples with [...]

January 13, 2017 Corry Banks Articles, Tips, Tutorials 0

IK Multimedia announces Fender Collection 2 for AmpliTube now available

IK Multimedia announces Fender Collection 2 for AmpliTube now available

IK Multimedia announces Fender Collection 2 for AmpliTube now available Fender Collection 2 for AmpliTube gives players and producers hyper-realistic iconic Fender® tube amp tone from the ’57 Custom Amp series, ’57 Bandmaster, ’53 Bassman and ’65 Super Reverb January 10, 2017 – IK Multimedia is proud to announce that Fender Collection 2 for AmpliTube [...]

January 12, 2017 Corry Banks News, Plug-Ins 0

Bitwig Announces BITWIG STUDIO 2

Bitwig Announces BITWIG STUDIO 2

Announcing Bitwig Studio 2 – to be released on FEBRUARY 28, 2017 Berlin, Germany | January 12th, 2017. – Released back in 2014, Bitwig Studio 1 was the first music production software to combine linear and non-linear sequencing on Windows, macOS and Linux. Combining cutting edge technologies like plug-in crash protection and a highly flexible user [...]

January 12, 2017 Corry Banks DAW, News, Technology 0