Gear reviews

Visit the factory: PSI Audio Highend studio monitors made in Switzerland

So I had the pleasure to visit the headquarter and factory of PSI audio (Relec SA). They are located 2.5 hours drive from where I live. I went down there with another gearslutz guy (Manolo) and met James Drake, a studio technician/recording and mixing engineer from the UK, who works in Switzerland for 2 years now. Thank you very much Marc, Fabrice, Alain & Crew for hosting us and feed us with sandwiches, wine...

Heritage Audio – 1073/500

  I had the pleasure to review the new Heritage Audio – 1073/500. It takes 3 slots in my lunchbox, so it must be something good or I wouldn’t allow it to take so much space. From the website: • 70dB Class A Microphone preamplifier, HI-LO selectable minimum input impedance, balanced and floating. High gain positions show a higher impedance, ideal for old ribbon mics. • 10dB Class A Line...

audio geeky with George – Part 3 : from monitoring to the end of the speaker

Having sold dozens of pairs during my time at a distribution company and visiting approximatly 300+ studios in Switzerland and south-Germany, I have some experience with people (more important then the speaker itself) and acoustical environements. The process: Monitoring is fun. At least if you look at the various ambitious marketing-strategies from different manufactureres. You go into the store (the digital or...

Roadrunner shuts down european offices

http://www.metalsucks.net/2012/04/26/warner-music-group-shutting-down-roadrunners-european-offices/ Seems the label story ends.

review: U-HE Diva Synth

Hi guys, normally I focus on hardware. This plugin sounds like hardware, so I decided to write a review. Oh and Urs likes beer and white russian, another great example of why there should be a review as he shares the same taste then I do.   What’s in there “The oscillators, filters and envelopes closely model components found in some of the great monophonic and polyphonic synthesizers of yesteryear....

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