REVIEW: Nectar 2

iZotope’s vocal channel strip Nectar has reached version 2 and my plugin folder. Here are my thoughts about it. The basics Nectar 2 is a powerhouse channel strip meant for vocals and vocals only. It might seem odd to develop something so specific but in many...

REVIEW: Audient iD22

Audient seems to always nail Musikmesse. Every year I’m excited to go to their booth because they’re almost always showing something really interesting. The last few years it has been consoles, such as the Zen and the 2802, but this year it was a small...

Touching The Raven

No, it’s not the title of some strange gothic-erotic novel, neither is it Edgar Allan Poe’s collected poems for the iPad. This is about my experiences with Slate Pro Audio’s groundbreaking multitouch production console – Raven MTX. Many moons...

REVIEW: MC Audio Lab EQ1ch

Straight from Italy comes a hand built EQ that easily makes one think of Pultec’s but with a more friendly price tag than you might expect. I’ve been using the MC Audio Lab EQ1ch for some time now. Let’s see what it’s made of. Specifications...

REVIEW: Native Instruments Maschine mkII

Native Instruments recently released a new Maschine hardware and some extra peripherals to go with it. In this review I’ll compare the old with the new as well as give you my opinion on the Maschine software. A Komplete solution I’ve used Maschine for...