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The Audiorama Is Back!

Grundig claims “The design is from the 70s, the technology from tomorrow.” We don’t know if that’s exactly the case, but we do like seeing a reissue of the iconic Seventies speaker. The archetypal Audiorama always looked a lot better than it sounded, however, with today’s technology, the original concept may be realized. The new...

Ueberschall Unveils Electrolines Sample Library

ueberschall has unveiled the Electrolines Liquid library. Electrolines features 78 themes and over 1000 analog synth sequences. Every theme consists of leads, basses and effects, which are different in terms of filter movement, sound and groove. Electrolines can be used as a main melody, backing or fill-in. It’s also compatible with diverse commercial /...

KRK Releases Budget R6 Passive Studio Monitor

KRK Systems has released the R6 passive studio monitor. The budget R6 incorporates design cues from KRK’s Rokit line, including radiused edges along the front of the cabinet. KRK claims the R6 leverages KRK’s research and development into baffle design and fabrication. The curved front baffle was engineered to minimize diffraction of...

Native Instruments Releases Absynth Spectral Expansion Kore Soundpack

Native Instruments has released Absynth Spectral Expansion, a new Kore Soundpack library based on their excellent Absynth virtual synthesizer. Absynth Spectral Expansion focuses on expressive, highly playable sounds that range from distinctive bass, keys, and piano to exquisite pads, bells and more. Ready for use in Kore 2 and the free Kore Player as well as in...

Chameleon Labs 7802 Opto-Tube Compressor & 7602 MKII Mic Pre/EQ Now Available

Chameleon Labs is now shipping their new 7802 Opto-Tube Compressor and 7602 MKII Mic Pre/EQ. In the spirit of classic opto compressors, the 7802 is a hybrid design of vacuum tube and transformer circuitry combined with modern, high performance components. The 7802 offers smooth, open, full bandwidth compression, while imparting a pleasant, subtle glow to your...