Our friends at AKG take us on a deep dive of the C414 XLS and C414 XLII multi-pattern condenser microphones
Audio Recording Product Reviews
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We go hands-on with the latest studio microphones from Sterling Audio.
Raise the bar and lower the price—now try to sing in that position—MXL can!
A low-cost mixer with a surprising array of features
With responsible power comes great reliability
Our friends at AKG give a rundown on the AKG C314, covering the important specifications, application and some recording samples
Apogee’s Element Audio Interfaces are Thunderbolt audio I/O boxes made for creating music on your Mac.
Upgrading a legendary tube mic preamp
Good looks and optimal efficiency for your DAW-based studio
Enjoy the new standard