An annual favorite is the Buy-One-Get-One Blue Encore Mics. These are great live vocal and instrument mics and at this price, unbeatable. These mics are so good that I would not hesitate to use them in the studio as well. There are 4 versions including the 100 (dynamic), 100i (dynamic), 200 (active dynamic), 300 (condenser). Grab a pair of these while they are still around!
Monitors are, without a doubt, one of the most important investments an engineer can make in a studio. It doesn't matter what expensive microphones, preamps, compressors or other gear your have if you can't even hear what it's doing. Using the Image Control WaveGuide found in their $20,000 mastering speakers, the JBL LSR 305p MKII dominate the budget studio monitor market. What's better is that they're on sale! Right now, you can save up to $100 on a pair and upgrade your studio today.
Famed for making some of the best budget microphones around, MXL microphones just got even more affordable. For a limited time, you can save up to $100 on select MXL microphones! These supplies won't last long, so act fast on this one. Click here to check out all MXL microphones.
The Studio Series is the latest line of USB interfaces from PreSonus. Not only do they look great, but they are built like tanks. Every time I pick one of these up, I am incredibly impressed with the build quality. These are boxes that will last and deliver quality recordings. As with all PreSonus hardware, they ship with a copy of Studio One Artist. From now until the end of the year, you can save up to $100 on the Studio Series Interfaces.
The Swedish company, Softube, are well known makers of premium plugins used by professional mixing engineers everywhere. The Console 1 takes Softube's legacy to the next level, offering plugin control of their own and many of Universal Audio's plugins. Included in the Console 1 package is Softube's model of Solid State Logic SL 4000 E - one of the most classic and widely used analog consoles in the world. Softube's model has been scrutinized by Solid State Logic's own experts, who have officially endorsed it. The channel strip includes the coveted black knob E 242 equalizer, the classic channel compressor, the musical expander/gate and the sweet high and low cut filters from the SL 4000 E channel. They have also included a model of the harmonics, distortion and non-linearities obtained from overdriving the SL 4000 E console, so you can drive it hard for that slightly gritty and coherent sound that the SL 4000 E is famous for. Adding to that is Softube's own Transient Shaper, which is not a part of the SL 4000 E console or any other analog unit for that matter. Check out more about the Console 1 below:
The Scarlett Range from Focusrite are among the best-selling interfaces in the world. The 18i8 and 18i20 are currently on sale! You can't go wrong with the award-winning Focusrite preamps. Not only do they sound great, but the 18i20 and 18i8 have enough inputs to record a whole band.
In the past few years, the use of Ableton Live has significantly increased. That is partly because of the incredible ease of use that the Launchkey controllers create for Live users. For a limited time, you can save up to $40 on one of these Live savers (pun intended) and make music faster and easier. These are our favorite online deals happening right now. Again, for all of our in-store customers, we are offering 15% off of all new items! Stop in soon while supplies last! Need help shopping for the right items? Click here for help from our Buyer's Guides. As always, enjoy FAST and FREE shipping on any order in the continental US. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to give us a toll free call at 855-269-0474, or stop in our store in Downtown Appleton! Be sure to check out our other articles here.