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    Auto-Tune vs Melodyne

    Antares Auto-Tune 5 & Celemony Melodyne Plug-in Pitch-correction Processors

    Auto-Tune has been the industry standard pitch-correction tool for many years, and version 5 introduces many new features, but it faces its strongest competition yet from the new plug-in version of Celemony's Melodyne. So which one should you buy?

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    Beyerdynamic Headzone Pro

    Surround Sound Headphone System

    If you thought you couldn't hear surround sound on headphones, it's time you thought again.

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    Digidesign Velvet

    Electric Piano Instrument For Pro Tools

    Digidesign's march into MIDI sequencing territory continues with the launch of a plug-in emulating classic electric piano sounds.

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    DigiTech RP250

    Amp Modeller, Multi FX & Audio Interface

    • Digitech RP250 Amp Modeller, Multi FX and Audio Interface • Tips: DIY Guitar Lube... plus news of TC Electronic's Classic Pedals.

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    Genoqs Octopus

    Hardware Sequencer

    If you want a unique approach to hardware sequencing or a charming accessory for the bridge of your alien mothership, the Genoqs Octopus could be just what you're looking for...

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    Groove Tubes The Brick

    Microphone & Instrument Preamp

    Well, it looks and feels as solid as a brick, hence the name. But there's more to this tube-based preamp than the gimmick. Let's find out...

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    Jazzmutant Lemur

    Touch-sensitive MIDI Controller

    Jazzmutant's Lemur combines both touch-sensitivity and a completely customisable interface, to create an entirely new breed of MIDI controller.

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    Kirk Hunter Symphony Orchestra Emerald

    Orchestral Sample Library

    This complete orchestral library is the jewel in its maker's crown, but are we talking Tiffanys or Ratners?

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    Korby KAT

    FET Microphone

    Should Korby's KAT be in your kit bag? We put it to the test...

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    Korg MR1000 & MR1

    High-resolution DSD Master Recorders

    SOS were invited to take an exclusive first look at Korg's powerful new 1-bit high-resolution master recorders. It wasn't an invitation we could resist!

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    Line 6 Gearbox Plug-in

    Amp & Effects Modelling Software [Mac/PC]

    Line 6 first made their name with the Amp Farm plug-in, but since then they've concentrated on hardware products, and Gearbox Plug-in makes their latest range of amp and effects emulations available in a plug-in for the first time.

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    M-Audio NRV10

    Analogue Mixer & Firewire Audio Interface

    This neat little unit offers great flexibility for both studio and stage work.

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    McDSP Project Studio Bundle

    Native Plug-in Bundle For Pro Tools

    McDSP's Project Studio Bundle provides an affordable way for Pro Tools users to get their hands on versions of all the company's acclaimed effects and processors.

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    Native Instruments Audio Kontrol 1

    USB 2.0 Audio Interface [Mac/PC]

    Native Instruments' new hardware offering has a few unusual features that may just find it a niche in the crowded audio interface market.

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    Neumann KM184D

    Digital Microphone

    Digital technology opens up a world of possibilities when applied to Neumann's classic KM-series microphones.

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    Plug-in Folder

    Audeon UFO • Musicrow Vinyl Boy • URS Classic Compressors

    Another bunch of enticing plug-ins get the full-blown insert treatment and rough handling to see how they perform.

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    PreSonus Digimax FS

    Mic Preamp & A-D Converter

    A useful studio workhorse offering eight channels of mic pres plus ADAT I/O, that does just what it says on the tin.

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    Sample Libraries On Test

    Sample Shop

    • Sonivox Flying Hand Percussion• Davide Carbone's Drum & Bass Masterclass • Zero-G Kocktail Kollection

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    Schippmann Ebbe Und Flut

    Analogue Filter & Signal Processor

    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro; introducing Schippmann's über filter box...

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    SSL Alpha Channel

    Channel Strip

    In the last few years, Solid State Logic have been concentrating a lot of effort on the project studio market, and this new Alpha Channel makes their high-end console technology available in an affordable rackmounting channel strip.

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    The Story Of The Clavioline

    Retrozone

    The first electronic instrument to reach a mass market, the Selmer Clavioline pioneered many of the basic concepts of synthesis, along with a few features that are still remarkable today.

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