Tag archive for ‘Preamps’
By MusicTech.net On Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Modular Synth Masterclass: Modules and Modulation

In the third part of our in-depth look at building Eurorack Modular Synths Dave Gale focuses on sequencing and modulation, with Eurorack modules that can tweak, mutate and distort those beautiful tones… Read Part More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, March 14th, 2016

Modular Synth Masterclass – Build Your Own: Part One

Eurorack is everywhere, with even the big corporations jumping on board this innovative format. David Gale plugs up a patch and considers the options for creating a new system… Just look at that. Boomstar’s More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, June 29th, 2015

Rupert Neve 511 and 517 Modules Review

Rupert Neve Design’s foray into API’s 500-series comes with two unique mic preamps. Mike Hillier finds space for the rack… Details Price  511 £520, 517 £649 Contact Sonic Distribution Web www.rupertneve.com  More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, February 17th, 2014

Vertigo Sound VSP-2 Mic Preamp 1976 Review

Vertigo Sound unveils another product in its growing range of high-end studio gear. John Pickford puts it through its paces. Details Price £2,250 Contact KMR Audio 020 8445 2446 Web www.vertigosound.com  More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Aphex 500-Series Modules Review

Aphex has launched a range of 500-Series modules, comprising three preamps, EQ, compressor and exciter. Mike Hillier plugs in. Details Price Comp 500 £325 Dual RPA 500 £520 A Pre 500 £325 J Pre 500 £390 EQF More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, June 28th, 2013

AMS Neve 1073N Review

AMS Neve has revisited the venerable 1073 preamp and EQ design once more. Mike Hillier charts the changes in this review of the 1073N   Details Price £1,795 Contact AMS Neve 01282 457011 Web www.ams-neve.com  More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, May 13th, 2013

Awesome Channel Amplifier Review

When you call the results of two-and-a-half years of product development ‘Awesome Channel Amplifier’, it had better be just that. So says the Awesome Transistor Amplifier Company – and we totally agree. Price £1,320 Contact KMR More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Joemeek Twin Q2 Review

Joe Meek was a true maverick who pioneered many recording techniques that are still regularly used today. Just over 25 years after his tragic death in 1967, Ted Fletcher, one of Meek’s session singers, set up More...

By MusicTech.net On Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Audulus 2.0 Now Available

Audulus 2.0 has been released by developer Taylor Holliday for both Mac and iPad. Audulus is a intuitive modular synthesis application that has garnered positive reviews, the latest version adds a Timing mode, better More...

Cartec EQ-Pre-2A Front photo
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

EQ Pre – 2A Review

It’s refreshing to see that in this predominantly digital age, many young – and not so young – designers are still embracing analogue technology with a nod towards classic designs from pro-audio’s illustrious More...