Does an all-analogue, 1989 design still have a place in the world of convolution and modelling-based guitar recording products? Get ready to be surprised by the reissued SansAmp Classic.
Nvelope 500 can be used either as a full-band or a two-band processor.
What could be better than a Bettermaker? A Bettermaker made better, of course...
Audio files to accompany the article.
There are many VCA compressors available, at a range of prices, but very few employ a fully discrete gain-reduction element. So what exactly does this design feature bring to the table?
Costing almost as much as a small car, you’d expect that nothing could cut like a Knif. Find out what made our reviewer invest in a Soma...
Mic Preamp, EQ & Routing Modules
Malcolm Toft’s latest brainchild enables you to turn your 500-series racks and modules into a fully modular analogue console.
If I could use one word to sum up the sound of this EQ, it would be ‘clarity’, which is a strange thing for an EQ designed to colour a signal. Read on ....
We reviewed the JDK R22 compressor back in SOS June 2010, when the brand had just been launched by parent company API. You can...
This optical outboard compressor is cheaper than some plug-ins. What’s the catch?
Designed to work with the Roland GK-series pickup.
500 Series rack format.
To say that the guitar pedal market is saturated would be a grand understatement: it's hard to fathom how a newcomer could...
If you're willing to pay for the best, CEDAR Audio's suite of plug-in processors could give you results that justify the investment.
Test & Measurement Result graphs to accompany the article.
Can this innocent-looking 1U rack really improve the performance of any speaker system?
Compression is an often under-rated weapon in the electric guitarist's arsenal.
For decades, Trident’s Series 80 consoles have graced world-class recording facilities. The new Series 80B dual channel strip makes this classic sound available with a much smaller footprint — and cost.
The ingredients for this EQ are simple: a classic Baxandall tone circuit and a clean, modern rack unit — but TK have added to the recipe with some spice of their own.
With so many software amp simulators to choose from, how do you know which one is right for you? Here’s our selection of current options, with links to the SOS review where available.
Create an account