This little UA box helps you get sound out of your tube amp

It’s some special sauce for your tube amp. Universal Audio’s new OX Amp Top Box sits atop your amp and aids in recording and sound. The concept: go anywhere, allow you to record at any volume (from off to quiet to really loud), and then model various mic and speaker cabinet emulations at what UA […]

The UAD just got OTO 8-bit effects, Moog filters, and booty-shaking bass

Universal Audio has been a name in recreations of classic studio gear for some time. But now, here’s something that will appeal directly to producers. Included in a slew of updates today, you get crunchy, wild 8-bit effects (emulating the now-discontinued boutique OTO BISCUIT hardware), Moog multimode filters paired with powerful modulation and filters, and […]

Peter Kirn - March 15, 2017

This amp and FX pack shows what you can do with Reason

In music software, you have things that are modular, and things that aren’t. Modular environments like Reaktor and Max/MSP let you build things from scratch with essentially unlimited flexibility. DAWs tend to lock you into fairly rigid options for how you combine different instruments, effects, and other tools. Well, Reason sits somewhere in between. Every […]

Peter Kirn - June 22, 2016

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