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Amazon Launches New Music Streaming Service: Amazon Music Unlimited

Today Amazon unveiled their new music streaming service called Amazon Music Unlimited. Amazon Music Unlimited costs $7.99 per month or $79 per year for Amazon Prime members and it costs $9.99 per month for non-Prime customers. There’s also a special plan for Amazon Echo devices for $3.99 per month. They’re expected to offer a family […]

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M-Audio M-Track

New M-Audio M-Track 2X2 C-Series Audio Interfaces (Video)

A couple of new entry-level USB audio interfaces have recently been released from M-Audio called the M-Track 2X2 C-Series. They have one DI input for connecting guitars and other instruments, along with a combo input for mic/line, a direct monitor knob, a phantom power switch, headphone jack, and balanced outputs. Plus they sport a metal […]

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Focusrite Scarlett 2i2

Focusrite Scarlett 2nd Gen Updater App and Low Power Mode

I’ve been keeping an eye on the downloads section at Focusrite to see if there are any updates for the 2nd gen Scarlett interfaces to fix the Windows drivers issues. Unfortunately there’s no new update yet but I did notice an option to download a new Scarlett 2nd gen updater app, which is weird because […]

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Scarlett-2i2

2nd Gen Focusrite Scarlett Windows Driver Updated, Fixes Some Issues

Focusrite released updated drivers yesterday for their 2nd gen Scarlett USB audio interfaces. The new driver version is 4.11.0. It includes some bug fixes and it adds new artwork to the ASIO control panel. Here’s the list of fixes from the chanelog: Fixes from 4.8: Fixed causes of some crashes when using MIDI I/O Fixed […]

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Audient iD4 Back

New Audient iD4 USB Audio Interface Released for $199

Audient just released a new bus-powered 2×2 USB audio interface called the Audient iD4 to follow up their popular iD14 that was released last year. The Audient iD4 features one class-A mic preamp on the back and one JFET D.I. instrument input on the front, with dual headphone outputs, phantom power, and balanced speaker outputs. […]

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Reason 9

Propellerhead Releases Reason 9 DAW Software (Video)

The folks at Propellerhead Software have released a new updated version of their digital audio workstation, Reason 9, for Windows and Mac computers. Reason 9 adds three new Player devices, a thousand new sounds, and some new production tools and workflow improvements to help make music creation easier and faster. There’s also a new audio […]

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Focusrite Scarlett 2i4

Focusrite to Update Drivers for 1st Gen Scarlett Interfaces Too

Last week Focusrite released 2nd generation models of their Scarlett line of USB audio interfaces. One of the main benefits of the newer models is the overall latency is much lower, about half the latency as the 1st gen models on Windows (Scarlett interfaces latency comparison). Owners of 1st generation Scarlett interfaces were wondering what […]

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