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2nd Gen Focusrite Scarlett Drivers Updated to 4.14

Yesterday Focusrite posted new updated Windows drivers for their 2nd gen Scarlett audio interfaces. The new driver version is 4.14, more specifically 4.14.0.158. The previous version was 4.12 so I guess they’re skipping 4.13 altogether. The 4.14 driver claims to remedy two problems. Focusrite says they’ve fixed an issue that causes distorted audio when streaming […]

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Big Rock Drums EZX

Toontrack Big Rock Drums EZX – Classic 70s Hard Rock Drums

Toontrack has released a new expansion pack for EZdrummer 2 called Big Rock Drums. The expansion library includes five new drum kits recorded by engineer Dave Cobb and drummer Michael Miley of Rival Sons. The drums were recorded in Cobb’s Low Country Sound Studio in Nashville. The Big Rock Drums expansion was inspired by popular […]

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FL Studio Mobile 3

FL Studio Mobile 3 DAW Released (Videos)

FL Studio has started rolling out a major update for their mobile DAW. They released FL Studio 3 for Android this week, and they plan to launch the iOS, Windows Phone and Windows App versions of FL Studio 3 soon. According to the release notes, FL Studio Mobile 3 is a complete re-write of their […]

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MODO Bass

New MODO Bass Virtual Instrument Plugin from IK (Videos)

Earlier this week IK Multimedia unveiled a new virtual bass instrument plugin called MODO Bass that they’ve been working on for the past eight years. MODO Bass offers a wide range of bass sounds and customizations. It includes twelve popular bass models, two amps, seven stomp boxes, and a bunch of playing style settings. You […]

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Focusrite iOS Control App

Focusrite iOS Control App Released (Video)

If you have a Focusrite audio interface ranging from the 2nd gen Scarlett 6i6 and up, including the Clarett and Red interfaces, you may be interested to know that Focusrite has released a new app for the iPad and iPhone that lets you control your audio interface wirelessly. The Focusrite iOS Control app is free […]

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Blue Cat Destructor

Blue Cat Destructor Amp Sim and Distortion Plugin Released (Videos)

Blue Cat Audio just released a new distortion and amp sim plugin that they’ve been working on for the past five years called Blue Cat Destructor. It’s designed to simulate all kinds of distortion, and it can be used as an amp sim for guitars and bass to create everything from clean to high gain […]

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How to Setup Spider V Amps to Record in Cubase and Other DAWs

The new lineup of Line 6 Spider V amps have the unique capability of doubling as a USB audio interface to enable recording the amp directly in a DAW. The Spider V amps come with Cubase LE 8, a starter DAW that has a surprising number of features and tools for being a free download. […]

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DAW myth

Proof That All DAWs Sound the Same (Video)

No matter what music forum you go to or who you encounter in various music-related fields there’s always some jackass claiming that their DAW sounds better than your DAW. The DAW myth has evolved into an illogical beast that thinks audio produced by one DAW sounds different than audio produced by a different DAW, even […]

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