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Microphone Month 5

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Income Tax Planning for Musicians

If you're in the business of creating, performing, or recording music, there are steps you can take to make the most of your year-end gear purchases and potential tax deductions. But you need to wrap these up by... Read more »

Win Big in the Annual GearFest Raffle from pureMix

Our friends at pureMix have launched their annual GearFest raffle — and you could win big! But there's more to this raffle than just a chance to win great prizes. Each entrant in the raffle qualifies to view... Read more »

iConnectivity iConnectAUDIO4+ Audio/MIDI Interface Review by Sweetwater

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3CisgJJEj14 Mitch Gallagher presents the iConnectAUDIO4+ audio and MIDI interface from iConnectivity. Designed to be the hub of your modern recording rig, the iConnectivity... Read more »

Can I Import Audio Into PreSonus Capture on My iPad?

Q: In your video, Presonus AudioBox iTwo Interface and Capture Duo App Demo — Sweetwater's iOS Update, Vol. 82, you said you recorded a drum machine into Capture and you showed two tracks. How did you do that?... Read more »

Happy Thanksgiving!

From everyone at Sweetwater, we wish you a happy Thanksgiving holiday! inSync will return tomorrow!

The Vocalist’s Guide to Recording, Rehearsing, and Performing

Want to kick your vocal abilities up a notch? Need to learn how to warm up? How can you take care of and preserve your voice? Why should you keep a bag of potato chips handy in the studio? All these questions and... Read more »

Korg microKEY Air & microKEY2

Making music on the go? Then you need to check out the new microKEY Air and microKEY2 controller keyboards from Korg! Available in 25-key, 37-key, 49-key, and 61-key versions, the microKEY Air is a class-compliant... Read more »

You Could Win Big in Sweetwater’s Annual Holiday Giveaway!

A holiday classic returns! It's official: the annual Sweetwater holiday celebration has begun! This year celebrating our favorite time of year includes giving away more than $75,000 in prizes — and you could... Read more »

IK Multimedia iRig PRO DUO and FLUX by Belew App Reviews by Sweetwater

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GmQ4rhLUvbc In this episode of Sweetwater's iOS Update, Mitch Gallagher takes a look at the IK Multimedia iRig Pro Duo audio interface, as well as the Flux by Belew app designed by... Read more »

Stay In The Flow When Recording

When you're recording — especially if you're recording alone — it can be tempting to stop as soon as you've made a mistake, undo the record pass or delete the offending performance, and start again. That... Read more »

Guide to the Complete Marketing Process

If you're going to make music, it's nice if people can find it and hear it! The new free guide from our friends at Disc Makers, The Complete Marketing Process: Creating and Executing a Music Marketing Plan, will... Read more »

Sweetwater AES Convention and Trade Show Report

If you're into professional audio for live sound, studio recording, or video, then the 139th annual AES (Audio Engineering Society) convention and trade show was all about you! This year's convention took place in... Read more »

Blue Introduces Lola

Blue has expanded their acclaimed headphone family with Lola, a sealed, over-the-ear headphone with massive custom drivers and detailed, accurate sound quality. Lola introduces a new lighter, slim-fit headband with... Read more »

139th AES Convention Coverage Begins October 30!

The 139th AES Convention, one of the premier audio events of the year, is set to unveil the latest technological advances from the professional audio world and Sweetwater will keep you in tune with all of it. A... Read more »

PreSonus Announces HP2

The PreSonus HP2 stereo personal headphone amplifier is designed for musicians and performers who need mobility and uncompromising audio quality when using wired headphones or in-ear monitors. The HP2 is a portable... Read more »

7 Questions About Sample Rate

It's easy to talk about the sample rates for sessions, but how much do you know about it? In this article, I'll answer a few questions about sample rates. What is "Sample Rate"? Sample rate is literally how fast... Read more »

Amplitube 4.1 for iPhone and iPad

IK Multimedia has updated their Amplitube app for iPhone and iPad to version 4.1. The new version adds seven new amp and stompbox models available for in-app purchase, as well as the ability to export loops made in... Read more »

Audio-Technica AT2020USBi Condenser Mic Review by Sweetwater

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwpGCnSKmj4 Mitch Gallagher presents the Audio-Technica AT2020USBi condenser microphone. Inspired by the acclaimed AT2020, the AT2020USBi gives you the convenience of both Lightning... Read more »

Line 6 AMPLIFI Remote and iOS 9

Line 6 has announced that AMPLIFI Remote is now approved for compatibility with Apple's iOS 9 operating system. If you are using Version 2.13 or earlier, update to the latest version for full compatibility with iOS... Read more »

Equalization — A Primer

Equalizers. We use them all the time, but other than twisting knobs (or adjusting sliders), we don't generally think about what they are — or how they came about. An equalizer (EQ) allows for manipulation of... Read more »

An Intro to Reverb

Reverb is arguably one of the mixing engineer's most-used effects. Though its popularity waxes and wanes (there was a time when singers sounded like they were in the bottom of a well, and a time when reverbs were... Read more »

36 Month Financing is Back — for a Limited Time!

0% interest for 36 months on qualifying orders $699 and up; that's what Sweetwater's 36 Month Financing is all about. Just your Sweetwater Musician's All Access Platinum Card, make the required 36 equal monthly... Read more »

Shure MVL Mobile Lavalier Mic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4iWOaiVV93A Thomas Banks from Shure presents the MVL Mobile Lavalier Mic. Just plug the MVL into the headphone jack of any smartphone or tablet computer with recording capabilities... Read more »

The Definitive Press Kit Guide for Musicians

Want to get noticed by the press? Then you're going to need a press kit — and not just a selfie and quick email, but a well-designed, professional package that conveys what you and your music are all about... Read more »