September 24, 2012
Vox amplifiers have been around for quite some time, and bands like the Beatles are what helped them reach such staggering popularity. Over the years, new models and renditions of older models have taken on technical changes like new circuits and updated speakers – but the classic outer shell has always remained true to the original form.
The Vox AC4C1-BL is actually based off an older design, but has been given a facelift to give it a slightly more modern look. It uses the EL84 Top Boost circuit which was also employed on models crated back in the 60’s, and is capable of enough output for a small show.…
August 26, 2012
For those who are looking for a newer amplified home audio system, but are tight on space and cash, Yamaha has introduced their A-S300 integrated amp along with their CD-300 CD player. While CD’s may seem like old technology, Yamaha’s combination set-up provides high quality audio output through coaxial or optical cables – and even supports USB connectivity for mp3’s. This setup is ideal for those looking for a second audio system, or who are to enter the game without spending thousands the first time around.…
DJ Scott Mad Flip
May 2, 2012
If you are starting to get serious about your DJing, then inevitably you will start booking gigs, some of which will occur at venues that lack a house sound system. If you don’t already have one, a solid portable PA system is definitely in your future, and it’s a great investment for your DJ career.
There are many options to choose from, but you should first determine your budget and specific needs before making your choice. How often will you be using it? Where will it be used, and how many people will you be playing for? How much power do I need to rock the party? There, there young padawans, we are here to help. Here’s some vital info that will help you in your decision to purchase a portable PA system.
Tabletop, Speaker Boxes, and the Bass below
If you are a DJ, then you probably have some …
September 16, 2011
Whats up everybody? Jeff here, coming to you from UniqueSquared.com. We have been hitting you all pretty hard with the Pro Audio blogs so far and I really think its time we show all of our low tech friends some love! We just picked up the Blackstar guitar amplifier line…which is pretty cool, because until now we only had a few starter amps and a bunch of digital modeling stuff. With the addition of Blackstar we now have some serious ALL TUBE guitar amps!
I had heard a lot about these amps before they came in and knew a bit of the “Marshall” history that was involved and I have to admit, being a Fender guy through and through, I was very curious as to how they would match up to the classics we all love. So naturally I took this opportunity to bust one open and take it for …