In the spirit of Cool Edit, Adobe Soundbooth (Mac-Intel/Win) offers tools for editing and cleaning up audio. Though it's still in beta, you can download it now. After you've tried it out, visit the Soundbooth discussion forum and tell Adobe Labs what you think.
Now shipping, Aviom's first wave of Pro64 Series audio networking products include the 6416i input module, the 6416o output module, the MH10 merger hub, and the ASI A-Net Systems Interface. The Pro64 digital I/O module and mic input module will ship later this year. According to the manufacturer, all Pro64 products deliver audio with low latency via Aviom's A-Net audio transport protocol.
Mixing & Mastering 2: Know It All! (Mac/Win; $34.95) is the latest Adobe Flash video course from Digital Music Doctor. Through three hours of interactive videos, the course demonstrates digital mixing concepts using Digidesign Pro Tools 7, Cakewalk Sonar 6, and Steinberg Cubase 4; the mastering section of the course focuses on iZotope Ozone 3, Sony Sound Forge 8, and Adobe Audition 2. Mixing & Mastering 2 is available in both DVD and digital-download formats from the Digital Music Doctor Web site, Amazon.com, and other pro-audio outlets.
Roger Nichols Digital has released Uniquel-izer LE (Mac/Win; $69), a basic seven-filter EQ designed to work across all major platforms. The Universal EQ is available in RTAS, AU, and VST for Mac and RTAS and VST for PC.
New EM Cast!
The January 2007 issue of EM's monthly podcast offers a feature interview with New York-based producer/engineer Bob Power (Erykah Badu, D'Angelo, Me'shell N'degeOcello, the Roots, etc.), as well as new product news, a preview of the February 2007 issue of EM, and much more.
Required Reading—New in Mixbooks
Modern Recording and Mixing, formerly titled The Basics of Modern Recording and Mixing, is now available. This two-DVD set will show you how the best in the music industry set up a studio to make world-class records. Regardless of what gear you are using, the information you'll find here will allow you to take advantage of decades of expert knowledge. MORE.
Register Now for Remix Hotel Miami 2007 and Reserve Your Room
Registration is now open for the fifth annual Remix Hotel Miami—the traveling music-production seminar is heading back to the National Hotel in South Beach, March 22-25, 2007. And if you're quick on the trigger, you can stay right in the heart of the action, receive a hefty hotel discount and snag VIP privileges. Reserve your room today by calling the National Hotel at (800) 327-8370 and using the following discount code: RHMIA07.
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