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Taylor

Taylor
November 25, 2011

Holiday Buying Guide: Keyboard Bundles

These days you can easily do everything from one keyboard and you have the luxury of having literally hundreds of synthesizer, drums, and acoustic and orchestral sounds to choose from.  We want to make it very easy to buy a keyboard this holiday season so we are offering our 3 choices in the keyboard range to make you or your keyboard fanatic super happy.  Check it out.

STARTER PACKAGE – M-Audio Venom with keyboard stand and Samson HP-10S headphones

This is a great virtual analog synth to get started making music.  It has a collection of amazing sounds from classic 70′s and 80′s synths and drum machines as well as modern effects and touches like USB and MIDI ports, microphone pre-amps and digital audio outputs.  It’s very easy to start creating EDM and dance oriented music right out of the box.

The M-Audio Venom 49-key synthesizer combines the character of …

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DJ Scott Mad Flip

DJ Scott Mad Flip
November 25, 2011

Holiday Buying Guide: Remix and Production Bundles

Remix and Production controllers are a great way to work out your ideas in production software. Mapping triggers and sounds into the pads allows you to creatively plot out your music all while giving your fingers a work out. There are a number of controllers on the market, and they come in a variety of ways. Some of them are empty shells, ready to be filled with sounds and commands of your choosing. Others are pre-filled with an array of sounds to choose from so you can start making beats immediately. Either way, these are great products for those that are looking to begin creating music or remixing tracks. Here are a few bundles we put together to get you started, check them out.

STARTER PACKAGE – Novation Launchpad with Samson HP-10 Headphones

Getting started is even more awesome if it’s at a very budget friendly price.

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Taylor

Taylor
November 25, 2011

Holiday Buying Guide: Handheld Digital Recorders Bundles

Portable digital recorders are quickly becoming the go to method for many musicians who want to record their jam sessions, rehearsals, or live performances. They provide outstanding quality and little hassle when quickly capturing musical inspiration. In addition they have become immensely popular among independent filmmakers, journalists, or even students who want to record lectures. The possibilities are endless and for that reason there are many recorders on the market today with varying degrees of functionality and price. For the audiophile in your life who wants one of these bad boys this holiday season, we are here to make it easy to pick just the right portable recorder.

BEST VALUETascam DR-05

The Tascam DR-05 is great recorder for anyone who wants to get started recording audio on the go. It has XY condenser microphones, records to stereo MP3, and records up to 32 GB of audio. The 1/8” external microphone jack makes the DR-05 even …

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Taylor

Taylor
November 25, 2011

Holiday Buying Guide: Electronic Drum Kit Bundles

If you’re a drummer, you know how hard it is to be able to practice or jam on your kit without making the whole neighborhood file a petition to stop the noise. You need a way to hear and feel the power of a drum kit while remaining quiet. The best way to do that is with an electronic drum kit. Now while these kits do provide an alternative to noisy acoustic drums, they also have incredible features that allow for more than just a muted practice/jam experience. They have built in sounds, training tools, and connectivity to your personal computer so you can download more sounds or start recording. There are a plethora of kits out there so we decided to help you pick the best one for your Little Drummer Boy (or Girl) this holiday season.

 

STARTER KIT: Alesis DM6

Maybe the person you are giving the gift of …

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DJ Scott Mad Flip

DJ Scott Mad Flip
November 25, 2011

Holiday Buying Guide: Home Recording Studio Bundle

Home recording studios allow you to have the freedom to write and record your music whenever you want, without having to travel to a studio. With the amount of choices and almost endless combinations, we decided to put together these home recording studio bundles. Each bundle includes an interface, microphone with accessories, and a way to monitor your recordings. Check it out.

STARTER PACKAGE – M-Audio Fast Track, CAD GXL3000 condenser mic with mic stand, pop filter, and Samson HP-10 headphones

The Fast Track Pro delivers all the mobile recording flexibility of the Fast Track USB, plus even more professional features.  You get 2 front-panel mic/line inputs complete with phantom power for condenser microphones, inserts for outboard effects balanced and unbalanced analog outputs, S/PDIF digital I/O, MIDI I/O, and more.  Fast Track Pro also features near-zero latency direct hardware monitoring and low-latency ASIO software monitoring, plus an A/B source switch …