A nice compact mini-mixer is about to hit the market from iConnectivity for iOS devices and and other USB PC or MAC computers. Introducing the new iConnectMUSE six-input/six-output mixer that allows users to take professional quality mixing capabilities on the go. There is two 1/4" inputs with 2 USB ports to connect to iOS devices or computers, an ethernet port, a mini headphone jack, and another USB host port for Hub capabilities. Check below for more information, pricing, and the video.
Bongiovi Acoustics Digital Power Station
Bongiovi Acoustics has come out with an Application for iPhones, iPad's, and iPod Touch's that allow users to re-master audio recordings in real-time. It doesn't only allow users the ability to re-master audio, but remaster the audio according to the device that it will be played on. Some tracks sound better when played on full 5.1 surround systems, while others sound perfectly through the earphones of an iPod. Now you can use the Bongiovy Digital Power Station program (on the computer) or application (on a mobile device) in order to get the right sound for the right playback device. Check inside for more information.
Griffin Technology StudioConnect & MIDIConnect for IOS
Griffin Technology is coming out with some cool and innovative products for music enthusiasts that create solutions to common problems. Their newest creation is the StudioConnect and MIDIConnect IOS devices that allow users to connect their iPad, iPod, and iPhones directly up to MIDI devices for recording, playback, and all around music creation. The StudioConnect works with GarageBand to allow users to edit, track, overdub and make music on their iPad on the convenient Charging dock. There is also MIDI-in and MIDI-out AND audio-in and audio-out as well.
Coming Soon: Akai AFX & AMX Serato DJ Controllers [Video]
Akai has just announced that they are releasing two brand new modular/mini controllers for the Serato DJ software. The Akai AFX is a small controller that lets users manipulate multi-color RGB performance pads, effects, hotcues, slicer, loops, navigation, and the new Serato Flip expasion while the Akai AMX is a mixer-like device that controls the EQ, filters, headphones, two volume linefaders, a mini-innofader crossfader and DVS Capable RCA inputs and outputs.
Production Gear: Korg MicroKEY USB Keyboard Controller
For the music producers out there that need an inexpensive USB powered MIDI keyboard controller without sacrificing that 'real' keyboard feel, the Korg Microkey will be available shortly to quench your thirst. The MicroKey comes with a built in USB 2-port hub that allows you to connect other USB devices and a nice software bundle with free editing software to get you all started.
Novation announces the Dicer Cue Point and Looping Controller for the Digital DJ (VIDEO)
Now that the era of the digital DJ is in full effect, every manufacturer is coming out with new and revolutionary MIDI controllers so that DJ's can use their computer software to do all sorts of things on a pair of decks that wouldn't have been possible only 10 short years ago. Novation steps in with their new Dicer MIDI deck controller that will allow an analog pair of turntables to interact with a DJ software like never before...
Allen & Heath Xone:43C Mixer Unboxing [Video]
Allen & Heath has just released a Digital USB version of the Xone:43 analog mixer which is called the Xone:43C. The new Xone:43C mixer has all of the analog goodness of the 43 including the iconic Filters and great sound quality but also adds a USB soundcard for DVS playback and an X-Link port to connect other Allen & Heath Digital devices such as the K1 or K2. Review is coming soon, but check out our unboxing & first impressions video after the jump.
New Allen & Heath Xone:43C Mixer [Video]
Allen & Heath has just announced that they are releasing a Digital USB version of the Xone:43 analog mixer which will be dubbed the Xone:43C. The new Xone:43C mixer will sport all of the analog goodness of its sibling including the iconic Filters and great sound quality along with adding a USB soundcard for DVS playback and an X-Link port to connect other Allen & Heath Digital devices such as the K1 or K2.