Just announced today, Digidesign's new 003 family—the 003 Factory ($2,495), the 003 Rack ($1,295), and the 003 Rack Factory ($1,695)—offers analog and digital I/O for Pro Tools, high-definition audio resolution, a large bundle of instrument and effects plug-ins, and compatible applications and sound libraries, such as the Pro Tools Ignition Pack 2 software collection. MORE.
Propellerhead Software joined forces with the Grammy-winning group, the Salazar Brothers, to create Reason ReFill: Reggaeton ($49). With over 360 MB of samples and loops, the Reggaeton ReFill comes with over 200 drum and percussion REX files, 75 NN-XT sampler patches in categories such as Stabs and Vinyl FX, song starter files, and more.
The Überstand ($79.99) is the newest laptop stand from Stanton DJ. Designed for travel and use in tight spaces, the Überstand is lightweight and folds flat into a 12-inch bag. When assembled, the stand elevates a laptop above your workspace and provides an adjustable shelf to store other gear.
Guitarists can now own fresh versions of classic TC Electronic sounds from the 1970s. Now shipping, TC Electronic's reissued Classic Pedal Series includes the TC XII Phaser, the Booster+Distortion, and the Sustain+Parametric Equalizer ($395 each). MORE.
Electronic Musician's Winter NAMM 2007 Show Report
Get the tech editors' take on the Show of Shows here. And while you're at it, be sure to visit Electronic Musician, Mix, and Remix's exclusive Winter NAMM 2007 Web site. There, you can listen to podcasts from the show, peruse the daily newsletters, read through the New Products Guide, and watch VIDEOS from the show.
February EM Cast
The February 2007 edition of EM's monthly podcast offers a feature interview with remixer Joe Bermudez (Kelly Clarkson, Nelly Furtado, Shakira, LL Cool J), as well as product news, a look at the March 2007 issue of EM, and much more!
Come Together—New From MixBooks
Mick Garvey's Come Together: The Official John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Guide to Music and Video recreates the experience of music and video creation aboard the mobile nonprofit recording and multimedia studio. With a foreword by Yoko Ono, Come Together includes songwriting tips; hardware and software production techniques; and interviews with artists such as Will.I.Am, John Legend, Bob Weir, and others. The book features and accompanying DVD-ROM and is available now at www.mixbooks.com.
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