Earthworks has applied their well-documented and much-loved knowledge of fine, high-quality audio to the studio monitor arena and come up with the Sigma 6.2. Though they aren’t designed to win typical side-by-side shootouts for best “sounding” monitor, they are built to give you “the truth” as far as your audio is concerned. We’ve listened to them a lot, and they really do provide a remarkable degree of detail and clarity. They’re in now, so check them out.
Steinberg is partnering with Swedish company PrimeSounds to provide online soundware. They promise a constantly growing range of sounds and samples for music production with Cubasis VST, Cubase VST, or HALion, and claim to have over 18,000 samples already available for download.
Sweetwater has significantly lowered the price of AKG’s C2000B condenser microphone. The C2000B is a terrific vocal mic for those on a budget and now you can get yours for well under $200. Call your Sweetwater Sales Engineer for details.