You are here

Mixers

  • link

    Q. Should I use balanced or unbalanced connections with my live console?

    As I use several sound sources at club gigs and festivals, I usually prefer, to sub-mix myself.

    Sound Advice Dec 2013
  • link

    Powered Mixers

    Spotlight

    Sick of taking a heavy amp rack to your gig? Why not go for a mixer that has its own amps built in? Here's our selection of currently available options.

    Reviews Dec 2013
  • link

    Studiomaster Horizon 2012

    Powered Mixer

    PA veterans Studiomaster bring the established powered-mixer format up to date, with USB interfacing and built-in DSP effects.

    Reviews Dec 2013
  • link

    Behringer X32 Compact

    Digital Mixing Console

    The X32 Compact takes the heart of Behringer's flagship console and crams it into a cheaper, smaller package. We put it to the test.

    Reviews Nov 2013
  • link

    Aurora Audio Sidecar

    Analogue Mixing Console

    By stripping this mixer down to the bare bones of preamp, EQ and stereo summing, Geoff Tanner shows us that less really can be more when it comes to quality vintage-style consoles.

    Reviews Oct 2013
  • link

    Soundcraft Si Expression

    Digital Mixing Console

    The new Si Expression range aims to combine the flexibility of digital mixing with 'analogue' ease of use. Is it time you made the switch?

    Reviews Oct 2013
  • link

    SSL Live

    Digital Mixing Console

    The biggest name in studio consoles have announced their first mixer designed exclusively for the stage. We took a trip to SSL's factory in Oxford to see what the fuss was about...

    Reviews Oct 2013
  • link

    Dynacord CMS 1000-3

    Analogue Mixer

    The latest series of consoles in Dynacord's CMS (Compact Mixing System) family is the CMS3 range, which consists of three models

    Reviews Sep 2013
  • link

    Personal Monitor Mixers

    Spotlight

    With systems getting ever cheaper, there's never been a better time to explore personal monitor mixing. Here's our selection of current options!

    Reviews Sep 2013
  • link

    Multitrack Mixer/Interfaces

    Spotlight

    Computer recording technology is now very mature, but many people still prefer to work with traditional mixing desks. So why not get a desk that fully integrates with your computer? Here’s our pick of available options.

    Reviews Jun 2013
  • link

    Dynacord PowerMate 1600-3

    Powered Mixer

    It’s not the cheapest mixer in its class, but with its built-in effects, graphic EQ and quality engineering, the PowerMate offers real value.

    Reviews May 2013
  • link

    JDK Audio 8MX2

    Preamplifier/Mixer

    Adding a mixer to an eight-channel preamp may not sound revolutionary, but if it all fits in a 1U rack case it could be very useful indeed!

    Reviews May 2013
  • link
    Allen & Heath GLD80 mixing desk.

    Allen & Heath GLD80

    Digital Mixing Console

    This attractive desk, crammed with technology gleaned from A&H’s flagship iLive consoles, goes straight to the top of our live sound engineer’s wish list...

    Reviews Apr 2013
  • link
    Allen & Heath XB10 mixer.

    Allen & Heath XB10

    USB Broadcast Mixer

    More and more of us are podcasting or Internet broadcasting, and this affordable dedicated mixer can make these tasks easier.

    Reviews Apr 2013
  • link
    Yamaha MGP16X mixer.

    Yamaha MGP16X

    Compact Mixer

    It might look like a simple analogue desk, but beneath the MGP16X’s familiar exterior lies some extensive digital processing.

    Reviews Feb 2013
  • link
    Cadac Live 1 mixing console.

    Cadac Live 1

    Mixing Console

    Cadac’s large-format consoles are legendary in touring theatre circles, but their Live 1 range aims to clean up in the compact-mixer market...

    Reviews Jan 2013
  • link
    Looptrotter Satur-8 processor.

    Looptrotter Satur-8

    Distortion Processor & Summing Mixer

    Does anyone need eight channels of distortion when summing analogue signals together? Looptrotter might be able to persuade you that the idea’s not entirely crazy!

    Reviews Jan 2013
  • link

    Cadac Live 1 | Media

    Technical Performance Graphs

    Additional technical measurement graphs to accompany the review.

    Reviews Jan 2013
Subscribe to RSS - Mixers