The M-Audio company has just released a nice new and affordable recording package that will allow aspiring performers, producers, or speakers to easily start laying down professional vocal tracks for a project. The M-Audio Vocal Studio Pro Recording Package comes bundled with an M-Track USB Interface, a large-diaphragm condenser microphone, studio headphones, and Ableton Live Lite for only $199.
My favorite DJ headphones of all time just keep getting better and better. V-Moda has unveiled the new BoomPro Hi-Fi detachable professional microphone, the new CoilPro Performance DJ cable that extends the reach of the headphones up to 12 feet, and new XL Memory Cushion earpads for even more comfort and better sound isolation. These accessories are now available at V-Moda or at Amazon and they make perfect companions for the V-Moda M-100 headphones that we recently reviewed or for many other compatible DJ headphones. We have all three accessories in the Lab and we have a cool new product feature video to breakdown every accessory in-depth.
From July 1 through December 31, 2013, anyone who purchases a qualifying Audio-Technica 40 Series high-quality studio microphone will have the chance to redeem an offer for a free pair of ATH-M50 professional studio monitor headphones. With this bundle, anyone will have the tools needed for a truly professional studio microphone and headphone setup.
In a recent YouTube clip, Audio-Technica’s Gary Boss (Marketing Director) performs an “unboxing” of Audio-Technica’s System 10 wireless handheld system, going through the package component-by-component while explaining the setup and the technologies incorporated in the system’s design. This setup looks like it’s great for both performers and DJ’s who need a reliable wireless setup to get the show off the ground. Watch the video demo after the jump.
The NAMM 2013 show is upon us later this month and the DJ product news is starting to heat up. DPA is set to Unveil its new d:facto™ II Vocal Mic at the 2013 NAMM Show later this month. These new d:facto II Microphones can work in a wired configuration, or the user can purchase the wireless adapter (pictured) that will turn the d:facto II into a wireless microphone. The wireless microphone adapter allows the d:facto II to work with many premium wireless Microphones already on the market including Sony, Shure, Audio-Technica, and many more. Check out the Press release inside.
Microphones have been pretty much the same in terms of looks and styling for years and years. Usually you have a black and/or silver combination of colors to make up your everyday run-of-the-mill microphone. Even though some are possibly made out of better electronics and materials than others, they still all look just about the same. In steps the new Holophone Customizable and Professional Microphones that allows performers and DJ’s the option to customize each mic’s Casing, Windscreen, and grille on the fly. Check out the press release and more details inside.
Audio-Technica has been leading the industry with it’s wireless and wired microphone systems that exude excellent sound quality and longevity to match. We recently reviewed one of their wireless microphone systems, but now Audio-Technica has introduced the new System 10 receivers and transmitters that operate in the clear 2.4gHz range. These sets work well for any Mobile DJ setup. Check out the press release and pricing inside.
For the past fifteen years Audio-Technica has been supplying the Grammy Award Show Performers with excellent microphones for use during their live TV performances. AT wireless mics are also perfect for performing DJ’s who need a high quality microphone setup that won’t let you down in your time of need. The ATW-2120a microphone system consists of the ATW-R2100a receiver and ATW-T220a handheld cardioid dynamic microphone/transmitter which was perfect for my outdoor gig last weekend. Watch my full HD-Video review inside.
Audio-Technica has been supplying the Grammy Awards ceremony with excellent microphones for performances for the last fifteen years! If the performing professionals can put their trust in AT microphone quality, then so can DJ’s! Audio-Technica has sent us a new 2000-Series Handheld Wireless UHF Microphone System along with a battery recharge station in order to put it through the tests and let other DJ’s know how this setup works in real-world situations. I will have the Full HD-Video review complete right after we use the microphone system on the road at my June 9th gig. For now you can peep the quick teaser/unboxing video inside.
A few weeks back, we brought you a funny (but disgustingly true) quick video by Audio Technica showing performers exactly why they should get their own microphone when performing out on stage. Don’t rely on the “house” mic and you can watch video #2 to see exactly why! Audio Technica is one of the most trusted Microphone manufacturers in the business has been supplying the Grammy’s Awards show with Microphones for their stage performances for the last 15 years, so they must be doing something right…Check out the video inside.