0% Interest for 24 Months! Learn more »
(800) 222-4700
  • Español: (800) 222-4701
April 2017 Giveaway

Latest Focal Articles

Focal Trio6 Be Studio Monitor Overview by Sweetwater

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_lyLOCDa70 Simon Cote from Audio Plus Services presents the Focal Trio6 Be three-way studio monitor. Not only do they sound amazing, Trio6 Be speakers can switch between three-way... Read more »

Fender Audio Passport Studio Portable Monitoring System Overview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_GSUBfbYnDA Get the Passport Studio here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/PassStudio Tony Price from Fender presents the Passport Studio portable monitoring system, designed... Read more »

Focal Alpha 80 Studio Monitor Overview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAz4K-T4caY Get Alpha 80 monitors here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/Alpha80 Simon Cote from Focal presents the Alpha 80 studio monitor. Check out the video, then click the... Read more »

Focal Alpha 65 Studio Monitor Overview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ly5uMzzFGN8 Get Alpha 65 studio monitors here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/Alpha65 Simon Cote from Focal presents the Alpha 65 studio monitor. Check out the video, then... Read more »

Focal Alpha 50 Studio Monitor Overview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tKxkuaVZAg Get Alpha 50 studio monitors here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/Alpha50 Simon Cote from Focal presents the Alpha 50 studio monitor. Check out the video, then... Read more »

Focal Spirit Professional Pro Studio Headphones Overview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00-jHM87nl4 Get the Spirit Professional headphones here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/SpiritPro Simon Cote from Focal presents the Spirit Professional headphones. After the... Read more »

Musikmesse News: Focal

Alpha studio monitors were introduced at Musikmesse 2014 by Focal. The new active monitors are intended for near-field applications and were designed to address common problems in home studios, such as poor... Read more »

Hands On: Focal Spirit Pro

Great headphones are a must-have for every studio and live sound rig. You've got to have them as a secondary reference, for detail listening, for isolation while tracking, and more. The latest entry into the... Read more »

Focal Spirit Professional

If you're looking for headphones for use in your studio, then your requirements go beyond normal "consumer" phones. You need accuracy, uncolored sound, natural dynamics, and something else that's super important:... Read more »

pureMix.net and Sweetwater Launch Mixing Contest

Think you've got great mixing chops? Interested in winning some of over $18,000 in prizes? Then head over to pureMix.net to learn all about the GearFest Mixing Contest, co-sponsored by Sweetwater, Dangerous Music... Read more »

More 18-month Promos!

The coolest financing deal in the industry keeps getting better and better with the addition of more and more manufacturer partners. Here's the scoop: use your Sweetwater Musician's All Access Platinum Card to make... Read more »

MIPA 2012

At a ceremony held on March 22, the 13th annual MIPAs (Musikmesse International Press Award) were presented to the industry. For the MIPAs, journalists from more than 100 magazines vote for the best music and pro... Read more »

24-day Giveaway!

You could win big — and you have 24 chances to do it! That's right, it's 24-day Holiday Giveaway time here at Sweetwater. Each and every day, from December 1 to December 24, we're giving away an awesome prize... Read more »

Focal SM9 Active Monitor

There's a lot to love about Focal monitors. And, here's yet another reason to love Focal: the incredible new SM9 active monitor. The SM9 is switchable between 3-way and 2-way operating modes, making it a very... Read more »

AES News: Focal SM9

The recent AES show saw the announcement of a new set of monitors from Focal — which is actually, according to the company, "two independent monitors in one." The approach with the new SM9 Monitoring System... Read more »

MIPA Madness

Each year, more than 100 music industry magazines from around the world converge on Frankfurt, Germany, to cover the annual Musikmesse tradeshow. While they're there, they get busy and vote on the MIPA (Musikmesse... Read more »

Still More Messe

The 2010 Frankfurt Musikmesse has wrapped up, but that doesn't mean we don't have more exciting new gear to talk about! Focusrite has announced that the ISA One will now be offered with the previously optional-only... Read more »

127th AES Convention: Focal CMS SUB

The days of mixing without a subwoofer are over, and most engineers today are always on the look out for the perfect balance between enough bass to matter, and too much bass for the control room. Focal's newly... Read more »

HANDS ON: Focal Twin6 Be and Solo6 Be

I'd like to start this article with a very important piece of news: the monitors you use are essential to the quality of audio your studio produces. Yes, it's true! In all seriousness, it is true! There's no way you... Read more »

180,000 Monitors?

Focal announced that they have installed the first pair of $180,000 Grande Utopia monitors in the 1340 Mission Street Studio Complex. While not many of us will be putting that kind of coin into anything other than a... Read more »

Welcome Focal!

We're pleased to welcome Focal to the Sweetwater family! Focal makes some of the best active studio monitors going; with innovative technologies such as their inverted dome tweeter - with some models, manufactured... Read more »