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Thursday, March 29, 2012

SoundSaver - inexpensive way to convert your tapes or vinyl to CD/MP3

Looking for an easy way to transfer your tape or vinyl collection to your computer?  Products like SoundSoap are an excellent choice if you want the best possible results.  However, if you want an inexpensive solution that is also easy to use, then check out SoundSaver from Bias. 

Simply connect, record, clean, and export — directly to iTunes, as MP3, or uncompressed WAV files for CD/DVD burning!  Archiving your LPs and tapes has never been easier — SoundSaver delivers pro-quality results at an affordable price!

The Connection Page guides you through making the physical connection between your stereo system (or other audio source) and your computer.   Once connected, it can automatically set the recording level for you (or you can set it manually).
We recommend using a USB audio interface such as the AudioFace II or the Stereo IO to connect your tape deck or turntable to your computer.  They are super easy to use - just connect the included USB cable to your computer, and then use the RCA inputs to hook up your equipment.  The results will be much, much better than using the soundcard built into your computer.

The Record Page is where you can start a new audio recording, and set up various recording options, such as a Record Timer, adding Track Markers, and adjusting the speed of 78 RPM records.
Once you've made a recording, you'll most likely want to clean up any clicks, crackles, hiss, hum, and rumble. In the Clean Page you'll find all the tools you need to make your recording squeaky clean!

Whether you're recording typical commercially produced records and tapes that have gaps between tracks — or continuous-play DJ mixes or live concerts, SoundSaver has you covered!

When you've finished recording and editing your project, it's time to export and enjoy it!
SoundSaver can export MP3 files (with embedded ID3 tags), high-quality WAV files for burning to CD, directly into your iTunes library, or as a SoundSaver project file.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

FLEX CLAMP FOR IPAD

The GigEasy Flex Clamp Mount is easy to install on any solid surface such as a desk or table with a thickness from 5/8” to 1 3/4”. With the Flex-Arm’s multi-angle adjustable design, you can now securely position your iPad for optimal viewing and accessibility - while all controls, buttons and connection ports remain free from obstruction. Spring-loaded arms grip the iPad firmly and securely. Made in USA of sturdy injection-molded thermoplastic, and covered by a one (1) year warranty.
The Flex Clamp Mount includes the standard GigEasy iPad mount with integrated 1/4"-20 camera thread and a Flex-Arm with Clamp and 1/4"-20 mounting stud.

We carry the complete line of GigEasy mounts for easily mounting your iPad to mic stands, music stands and more!

Thursday, March 22, 2012

iPFace - inexpensive 1/4" to iPhone, iPad

Need an inexpensive way to connect a 1/4" output from your guitar, bass, or dyamic mic to your iPad or iPhone? Check out the new iPFace for only $29.99! The iPface connects to your iPhone or iPad's headphone jack so you can still use your dock connector for charging. Works with any recording app, including GarageBand!

Update!  Video now available:


Wednesday, March 21, 2012

EastWest Sale - Symphonic Orchestra, Hollywood Brass & Strings & Pianos!

Until the end of the month take advantage of amazing sales prices on popular EastWest libraries including Symphonic Orchestra, Hollywood Brass, Hollywood Strings and Quantum Leap Pianos!

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

1/2 Off MIXCRAFT PRO STUDIO 5!

Mixcraft 6 is just around the corner, and to celebrate, Acoustica has a time limited sale on their very popular Mixcraft Pro Studio 5. The MSRP is $199, but while supplies last we have it for under $100. Not only do you save 50% off the list price, but you also get a free upgrade to Mixcraft 6 from Acoustica when it is released!

Thursday, March 15, 2012

You Rock Guitar - Open Box Clearance!

We just received a limited quantity of the hugely popular You Rock Guitar at a discount from our supplier since the boxes were opened for demonstration purposes.  Take advantage of this special opportunity to get a discount on the You Rock Guitar.
Our You Rock Guitar sale will expire once we sell out of the Open Box units.  They have complete manufacturer warranty so there is no risk, just savings!

The You Rock Guitar has many purposes and is a great way to record guitar into notation software such as Sibelius or Finale.  It also works with game consoles with the correct add-on, and can connect to any MIDI device.  It also acts as a great practice guitar and is perfect for travelling!

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Reason Essentials - now only $99!

Propellerheads recently dropped the price of Reason Essentials to $99.  This makes it an amazing deal, considering it has most of the major features found in the full version of Reason.  Check out our blog entry for a detailed comparison.

We are also selling the Balance with Reason Essentials hardware bundle for a lower price.  The Balance is an excellent audio interface and the bundle with Reason Essentials also makes it a great value.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Sibelius 6 First/Student - $30 off while supplies last!

You can get Sibelius's popular entry level notation programs for only $30 off the regular price while supplies last:


We suspect that Sibelius plans to upgrade these soon to Sibelius 7 and that you won't qualify for a free upgrade, but for this price, it is worth buying now instead of waiting to see what happens!

You didn't hear it from us, but these do qualify for the Sibelius 7 Competitive Crossgrade offer should you decide you want the power of the full version of Sibelius!

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Get EZ Drummer for $79.99 and EZX for only $39.99 each!

Until the end of March you can get ToonTrack’s popular EZ Drummer software for $79.99 and add as many EZX Expansion Packs as you wish for $39.99 each.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Traktor Kontrol S2 Price Drop!

Native Instruments has reduced the price on the popular Traktor Kontrol S2!  We aren't sure how long it will last.  Often NI will have limited supply at sale prices, so if you've been looking for a complete DJ system, check out the Traktor Kontrol S2 today!