HRM-7: New Studio Headphones From Pioneer

21 January 2015

Pioneer is introducing the HRM-7 professional studio monitor headphones: clean sound reproduction and ultimate comfort for producers. The HMR-7 features a newly developed 40 mm HD driver unit for a neutral, high-res sound up to 40 kHz, while dual airflow chambers and a damping structure in the housings enhance the bass response. Read more

XDJ-RX is the new Stand-Alone Controller from Pioneer

21 January 2015

Be liberated from the laptop as Pioneer DJ launches the XDJ-RX: the perfect marriage of the CDJ platter, a high-performance mixer and a central, full-colour screen featuring dual waveform display. Read more

Orange launches new Crush amplifier series

20 January 2015

Orange has opened up the same high gain, four stage preamp design to the new Crush series, capturing the Dirty channel of their iconic Rockerverb in solid state form. Combined Orange’s custom Voice Of The World speakers, the new Crush deliver gut-punching tones with highly responsive overdrive and levels of detailed saturation never before heard in a practice amplifier. Read more

Dave Smith offers the DSM02 Character synth module

14 January 2015

Dave Smith Instruments today introduced the DSM02 Character module, their second offering for modular synthesizers. The Eurorack-format module provides an eclectic assortment of five digital effects, ranging from subtle to aggressive for shaping, twisting, and mangling sound. These effects, Girth, Air, Decimate, Hack, and Drive form a significant component in Smith’s acclaimed Pro 2 and Prophet 12 synthesizers. Read more