Wednesday, June 8, 2011

UAD Satellite Auction to help Craig Schumacher battle Cancer

"Universal Audio is currently auctioning off a UAD-2 Satellite QUAD to help Tape Op contributor Craig Schumacher fight his battle with cancer. Get a card, help a friend? What could be better?"
Make your bid at Craig Schumacher vs. Cancer

Universal Audio Half Yearly Sale up to 50% off!

Half-Yearly Sale. Up To 50% Off.
Half-Yearly Sale. Save Up To 50% Off. 
It's our biggest UAD Plug-In Sale this year! Save between 10 - 50% Storewide* on over 40 individual UAD plug-ins and bundles.
If you've been craving that special UAD Plug-In or Plug-In Bundle, you won't want to miss this half-yearly event.
Here are just a few examples of the extra-special savings:
No coupon codes are necessary. Simply cart the UAD Powered Plug-Ins and Bundles you want and save between 10 - 50%, all month long.
But hurry, the Half-Yearly Sale ends at 12:00 AM (Pacific Standard Time) on July 1st, 2011. Visit the UA Online Store today.

Audiofile Engineering's Quiztones - frequency identification/training app

Audiofile Engineering's "Quiztones is a frequency identification ear training app for amateur and professional audio engineers and musicians. Quiztones uses frequency-altered tones, noise and musical loops to train your ears and help develop more acute listening and frequency recognition skills."

Quiztones is compatible with iPad, iPhone and iPod touch with iOS 4 or later.
Visit the website here. $2.99 at the app store.

ZenPro Audio's Clip-A-Lator

Zen Pro Audio has a great feature on their website called the Clip-A-Lator. It allows you to virtually audition the gear they sell. The gear is categorised and various clips of each being applied to different sounds are supplied. Some folders also contain a video clips of the units being used. Check it out.

Nintendo’s New Console Wii U and Its Crazy Touchscreen Controller

Nintendo's new console is called the Wii U and "the controller's got a 6.2-inch touchscreen, a d-pad, twin analog sticks, a front-facing camera, four shoulder buttons, accelerometers, vibration motors, and a mic. It's backward compatible with the original Wii and Wii accessories, like Wii Fit."
Read the full article here.

Want To Be A Producer ? Read This

This is an insert to Carlisle' newest post on his blog
"He was the best musician I’ve ever met at piano, drums, guitars and bass. Every now and then I would hear him playing classical music on the piano and for me that was unheard of for a urban producer. He watched pornography consistently when he was producing and mixing the music. And when he was writing and recording the vocals, he always had a female porn star helping him bring out his true self. I could see why he was so successful. His connection to the spiritual side was aligned with what was on radio and TV. For 9 months I would see this guy creating music for some of the biggest names and to watch the process from the gifts that God gave him to them translating to mega hits"