NAMM 2013: our highlights

Last week, around the world, musicians, producers and other gear-lusters were tuned to the airwaves for news of the latest gear to put on their shopping lists. We are of course talking about Winter NAMM 2013. After a few days rest, deliberation and petty squabbling, here are some of the […] Read more »

Apogee’s new and old Ones: NAMM 2013

Apogee are famed for the quality of their digital converters. Their Rosetta converters can be found in studios the world over, and their Ensemble interface allowed the more affluent project studio owner to bring the Apogee name into their setup. However, the Ensemble was still a premium-priced product, and offered […] Read more »

TC-Helicon Voicelive Touch 2: NAMM 2013

Following in the footsteps of the respected VoiceLive Touch, TC-Helicon has announced its evolution: the logically named TC-Helicon VoiceLive Touch 2. As TC-Helicon tell us: “VoiceLive Touch 2 gives singers even more opportunities to hone their instrument, create new sounds and move the masses.” Available from the end of February […] Read more »

Roland VR-09 Combo Organ: NAMM 2013

Announced a couple of days ahead of winter NAMM 2013, the Roland VR09 Combo Organ offers a fantastic selection of sounds in a user-friendly and ergonomic package that’s ideal for playing live, and at a great price. Retailing at £729, the Roland VR-09 Combo Organ offers three easy-to-access sound engines: organs, pianos […] Read more »