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Thursday, August 25, 2016
Looking for some good quality studio reference headphones? Check out the Samson Z Series, including the flagship Z55, or their more affordable Z25.
The Z55 are worth splurging on with their lambskin ear pads and 45mm driver. Three detachable audio cables (straight, coil, with microphone and call/answer control) are included for overall convenience.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Over 10,000 samples, 38 articulations and 4 different legato transitions. Unique phase align techniques enable perfect X-fade blending between up to 8 dynamic layers. Play from smooth & soft to screaming loud with completely natural sounding transitions, all without artifacts or phasing.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
We've added Tone 2 software synths to our line-up of virtual instruments. These include:
- Rayblaster: impulse modelling synth
- Gladiator 2 Expanded: HCM Synthesis
- Electra 2: includes a huge sound library
- Saura 2: analog synth emulator
- Nemesis: NeoFM Synthesis
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The Hitman HD-3 portable electronic drum kit has a compact footprint and a folding drum frame design to allow for quick setup, break down and maximum portability. It is the perfect kit for the drummer on the move and for small areas. If space and portability are a concern, then the HD-3 is designed especially for you.
Looking for a full size kit instead? Check out all of our electronic drum kits here.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
The Numark NV II upgrades and refines the revolutionary advances made by the original NV to give professional DJs their ideal hardware-software experience.
The sleek re-design and red and white accents jump out to grab your attention. But at the heart of NV II's compact DJ controller chassis is a pair of 4.3-inch full-color screens that provide 1:1, real-time feedback of Serato DJ—now with gridlines to seamlessly beat match your tracks. It also adds five column-viewing options, so you can sort by song, artist, time, BPM, or key.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
The Hitman HD-M1 is a 50-watt workhorse that’s the ideal drum monitor for practice, rehearsal, and even small clubs. It has Bluetooth capability and a ¼” aux input with independent volume control allowing you to mix in prerecorded backing tracks. It also includes a headphone jack for silent practice.
Drum Tutor App: It’s a fun and easy way to learn how to play. The included iOS (iPad) Hitman Drum App will improve your drum performance by visualizing which drums to hit and when to hit them while playing along with popular rhythms. It has different game screens and accuracy settings. Learning to play Drums was never this much fun before.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
IK Multimedia - Buy 1, Get 1 Free!
Until August 31st, when you purchase and register any IK Multimedia hardware or software product before August 31st you will instantly receive a FREE digital software download of equal or lesser value from IK Multimedia! This is a great opportunity to purchase any of their popular iRig tablet and smartphone accessories and get some free software at the same time!
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
With its new ultra bright display, groundbreaking polyphonic tuning mode, insanely fast and accurate strobe tuner and an unfathomably small enclosure, the PolyTune 2 Mini will serve as a massive upgrade for your pedalboard while claiming very little of your precious pedalboard real estate.
- Super small footprint
- Polyphonic, chromatic and ultra-precise strobe tuning modes
- Retina-scorching bright display
Thursday, July 7, 2016
If you’re serious about singing, you’ll find that sounding your best is about more than talent or vocal technique. It’s about taking what is unique about your voice and using the right tools to make it stand out – whether you’re live at a venue, a radio session, recording at home, or uploading to YouTube, SoundCloud, Facebook, Instagram, or any of your other favorite social channels.
This is where Perform-V shines. What formerly required a skilled producer or a dedicated sound engineer can now be set up in seconds and offer the professional vocal sound that is key to an unforgettable performance. The beauty of Perform-V is that it lets you focus entirely on your love of singing and creativity while it automatically handles the polish and production values.
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
The future of the keyboard! The Seaboard RISE 25 or RISE 49 is resoundingly acclaimed as the breakthrough musical device of the year. It is hard to explain how amazing this keyboard is, so be sure to check out the video on our site here.
Make music in more dimensions: on the soft silicone surface of the Seaboard RISE, you shape sound intuitively through touch. The RISE offers Five Dimensions of Touch - Strike, Press, Glide, Slide, and Lift - that open up an entirely new approach to expressing yourself on a keyboard.
Every Seaboard RISE includes Equator, ROLI’s custom-made software synthesizer for multidimensional sound control. From its Bluetooth-enabled wirelessness to its thin frame, the Seaboard RISE is designed for making music on the go. The Rise 25 Flip Case makes it easy to transport.
Thursday, June 30, 2016
iRig Blue Turn & Xpand Bundle
The iRig Blue Turn is the latest addition to our line-up of page turners. A backlit, silent Bluetooth page turner for iPhone, iPad, Mac and Android, you can easily use your iPhone, iPad, Mac or Android on stage for set lists and sheet music! iRig BlueTurn is a Bluetooth page turner with silent backlit pad buttons that easily lets you turn pages and scroll through material hands-free. If you’d like to streamline the page turning process for your sheet music, lyrics, slides, tabs and other documents, iRig BlueTurn is the answer.
Now, with iRig BlueTurn, you'll be ready to perform at your best no matter whether you're conducting an orchestra, playing music from a score, shredding through some guitar or bass tabs, giving a major presentation, lecturing, or making a speech. With iRig BlueTurn, it's your turn.
Need a way to hold your tablet on the stage? Check our the iRig Blueturn & iKlip Xpand Bundle!
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Get Amplitube 4 Deluxe Free! Purchase iRig Pro Duo, iRig Pro, iRig HD, iRig HD-A or iRig UA and get Amplitude 4 Deluxe free from IK Multimedia when you register before July 31st.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
If you are looking for a professional solution to manage, annotate and display your music on a PC, Power Music Professional is for you!
Check out our pedals for turning pages, our stands for using your tablet on stage, or the LPH-003 laptop stand if you want an even bigger screen.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Hollywood Orchestra & Solo Series
You can now purchase EastWest's popular Hollywood Orchestra series either as an entire ensemble, or as part of their new solo series.
The extensive Solo Series libraries were recorded, engineered, and produced with the superior level of sound quality the EastWest brand is known for. Each of the instruments was recorded in Studio 1 at EastWest Studios, the same studio where Hollywood Orchestra was recorded.
The ensembles were beautifully recorded from five microphone positions by the award-winning Shawn Murphy, the timbre of some instruments takes the breath away, and collectively they will add sheen, depth and orchestral authenticity to your arrangements.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
We recently added even more new DJ products to our site, including the following:
- Dashboard for Serato DJ - Stop staring at your laptop and focus on the music with the Numark Dashboard! The Dashboard is an official Serato DJ accessory that is compatible with dozens of control solutions on the market today. Whether you use turntables or a DJ controller, the Dashboard enables you to tuck away your laptop and focus on the crowd.
- Mixdeck Express - enables you to play standalone through different media, plus connect to a laptop
- MCX8000 DJ Controller - don't want to rely on your laptop? The MCX8000 is a stand alone DJ player and controller.
- DJ DS1 - breakthrough interface for users of Serato NoiseMap™—the system used to control a Serato-based digital music library when you’re using a turntable or CD player.
- Numark NS7III - four channels of mixing, real slip mats and vinyl, motorized turntables, and a full array of touch-activated knobs and filters and velocity-sensitive performance pads
Want to learn more about DJ'ing? Check out this DJ Course!
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Are you still using the sound card built into your computer for recording and playback? Or do you have an audio interface but need to upgrade? We can help! Contact our music technology experts or check out the new audio interfaces (soundcards) on our site including the following:
- iConnect Audio2+ - use the same soundcard with two computers at once, include your iPad!
- AudioBox iTwo Studio - a complete "studio in a box" with everything you need for recording.
- Studio Mobile 192 - a USB 3.0 audio interface with up to 192 Khz recording and 8 XMax remote controllable mic pre-amps and Studio One Artist
Thursday, June 2, 2016
My Newest Venture...
I started Kelly's Music & Computers almost 20 years ago because I was passionate about music technology. As a music teacher, I was excited about helping fellow music educators use technology in helping their students learn. I started Kelly's Music & Computers to use my expertise in music and technology to help others make the most out of computers & music.
In addition to music technology, I'm also passionate about eBikes. I love the freedom that my pedal assist electric bike gives me to go further and explore new trails. Living in a town with a lot of hills, I can leave my car behind and use my eBike for virtually everything - getting groceries or taking my daughter to school (and piano lessons, swimming lessons, knitting lessons, soccer, etc.) Not only is my bike ecologically friendly, but I've also lost weight and had a lot of fun!
I've decided to launch CitrusCycles.ca to share my eBike passion and expertise. CitrusCyles.ca sells eBikes across Canada, and we also do local rentals and tours here on Vancouver island. As a Kelly's Music customer, you can use coupon code KMC to get $100 off any of the new eBikes we carry. If you are on Vancouver Island or visiting here, contact me for discounts on our tours and rentals - I would love to share the joy of eBiking with you!
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Accent Keyboard & Sound Module
The M-Audio Accent is an affordable full-sized 88-key digital piano that has the professional features, versatility, natural playing response and rich sound to meet any requirement. Easy to transport and set up, the Accent is ideal for piano students, stage and studio use, schools, theaters, and houses of worship. It has 20 built-in piano voices (such as Grand Piano, Electric Piano, Drawbar Organ, etc.) and the versatility to split or layer three voices simultaneously. The full range of built-in features enables you to play any music and sound great—from classical to jazz to hip-hop to religious. Designed with simplicity and ease of use in mind, the Accent is elegant and subtle, packed with elements that make it easy for you to be at your creative best.
Already have a keyboard but want better quality sounds with no latency/delay? If you have a controller keyboard without built in sounds and want an easy way to use your keyboard without your computer or dealing with latency, the Accent Module MIDI Sound Module gives you the "sounds" of the Accent Keyboard, without the keyboard! Similar to the PianoBox Mini, you can connect any USB keyboard and start playing.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Free FaderPort with Studio 192 Purchase
Purchase the Presonus Studio 192 before July 30th and receive a free FaderPort via mail in rebate. The PreSonus Studio 192 is the first USB 3.0 audio interface to deliver exceptional sonic fidelity and flexible connectivity in addition to professional monitoring and mixing controls in a single rack-space. Whether you’re a producer or an audio engineer, an independent band or a sound designer, the Studio 192 was built for you to create.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Are you still using computer speakers or a home theatre system with your computer? It is time to upgrade so that you can hear a true picture of your music! You don't need to spend a lot to make a big improvement - consider the best selling Studiophile AV-42, for example.
We've added a fair number of new loud speakers and monitor speakers to our website including the following:
- Elevate 4 - includes a subwoofer output, which isn't common in this price range
- Elevate 5S - active, bi-amplified studio monitor
- AV32.1 Monitor Speakers with a powerful down-firing subwoofer. The sub has a bypass on the remote so you can do an A-B test with or without a sub.
- TransActive VU Portable Sound System - get up to 50 hours on the rechargeable battery in this bluetooth enabled sound system.
- MixPack 10 Portable Sound System - 8 channel PA system with speakers and cables
- TS212W Loudspeaker with Bluetooth
- TS215W Loudspeaker with Bluetooth
- TSL115 Loudspeaker - includes a custom color control LED array.
- TX15 USB Loudspeaker - includes an integrated USB Media Player and $25 USD rebate from Alesis!
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Old-fashioned power strips just aren’t up to the task of powering all the devices you have today. Some of your equipment still uses the traditional AC power plug, but much of the gear you currently own—and will own tomorrow— is powered by USB. It would be nice to have a single power strip that handles everything at once.
That’s exactly what the PD11 Power Strip does for you. You can connect 11 pieces of equipment at the same time, with six AC outlets and five USB ports. One of the USBs is a dedicated 5V 2.1A charging port, for even greater convenience. You’ll also enjoy full-speed data communications over USB 3.0, backwards compatible with USB 2.0 devices.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Want to improve your ear, or help your students? Auralia 5 has 43 topics and with endless customization, it is the most comprehensive ear training software available.
All the fundamentals are covered; pitch, intervals, chords, scales, tuning and rhythm. Progress through cadences, rhythm dictation, harmony, jazz progressions and melodic transcription!
Version 5 bring a new, sleeker interface, a content library, improved notation, better singing support and more! If you already own Auralia, you can purchase the upgrade here.
More concerned about theory? Musition 5 is suitable for students of all ages and levels. Become an expert at reading sheet music, recognizing time signatures, notating rhythms, understanding intervals, matching keys signatures and more with Musition 5.
Already have Musition? Get the upgrade to Version 5 here.
You can get both Musition & Auralia 5 in our money saving bundle here.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Thursday, May 5, 2016
The LPH003 is a free Standing Tripod Base Laptop Holder that can accommodate virtually any size laptop. Four stoppers, adjustable in width and depth, will securely anchor any size laptop, without interfering with input/output ports, expansion slots, cd-rw/dvd drivers, AC adapter sockets placed on either side of the laptop.
The laptop tray is height and tilt adjustable and swivels 360 degrees to allow for ideal positioning of the laptop. Equipped with pull out mouse tray that can be positioned on either the right side or the left side of the laptop, and is retractable for easy storage and transport.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
The MidiTech 4Merge is a 4 in 1 MIDI merger in a sleek black aluminium cabinet. It merges the incoming MIDI data of up to four MIDI keyboards into one MIDI out via MIDI and USB.
With this little MIDI Tool you can easily play with up to 4 keyboards or MIDI devices at one time and the MIDI data will be merged to one MIDI out and USB port. The 4merge box works like a midi merge box - it merges and filters the incoming 4 midi signals and routes the data to the MIDI Out port and MIDI USB port.
Thursday, April 28, 2016
We've add a some new keyboards to our website including the following:
- Alesis VX49 - at the heart of the VX49 is a 4.3" full color high-resolution display screen. This screen allows you to directly interface with your DAW and virtual instrument plugins better than ever before. The VX49 also features an all new custom 49-key semi-weighted keybed with aftertouch, 4 banks of 8 RGB backlit velocity- and pressure-sensitive drum pads, 8 360-degree performance-ready knobs, 8 dual-function switch pads, backlit and rubberized pitch and mod wheels, built-in "Roll Mode" and arpeggiator features, and much more.
- Alesis VMini - The Alesis V Mini is a powerful, intuitive, and portable MIDI controller that lets you take full command of your music software. With 25 mini-size velocity-sensitive keys and Octave Up/Down buttons, you can expand the keyboard to the full melodic range and play bass lines, chords, and melodies
- CME Xkey 25 Air & Xkey 37 Air - available towards the end of April, we are taking pre-orders for these popular Bluetooth keyboards.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Bring the drummer right into your home with the BeatBuddy Mini — effortlessly insert fills, transition from verse to chorus, add accent hits, throw in drum breaks, and more, to create an unprecedented live drummer effect — all with the simple ease of a guitar pedal format.
No programming is necessary. Just cue your drummer and start jamming.
The Steinway & Sons B-211, widely considered the “perfect piano” and the number one choice for professional studio work. The EZ Keys Studio Grand sound library features a carefully sampled Steinway & Sons B-211 grand piano. With its balanced timbre and versatile range of use, this specific instrument is commonly referred to as the “perfect piano” and is often the premier choice for professional studio work. All this combined with the creative framework of EZkeys will give you not only the sound of one of the world’s finest pianos – it even comes with tools to help you create and write great music.
EZkeys Studio Grand contains the same software, functionality and extensive MIDI library as the other EZkeys titles.
- Plug-in: you can load EZKeys in virtually any recording program
- Sounds: each library includes some awesome keyboards sounds to use in your own music
- Songwriting features: EZkeys includes a host of revolutionary and creative songwriting features, ensuring that YOU write the songs, not the program.
- Transpose full MIDI tracks on the fly, add playing styles from other MIDI or use the groundbreaking EZkeys Chord Wheel to customize chord voicing and harmonic color – and much, much more.
- EZkeys comes with an extensive MIDI library performed by a professional session pianist. Played with increasing complexity in full song sections and covering all major genres, this library is not only a creative boost, it’s an untapped source of inspiration for your yet unwritten songs.
Friday, April 22, 2016
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Thursday, April 21, 2016
Are you a DJ newb? Looks fun, but not sure where to start? (Or maybe it doesn't look fun, but you still want to know more about it!) We now offer the DJ Master Course on-line course that gives you everything you need to know, and maybe even a bit more. Tip: if you buy from us, you get it for virtually half price, but it is the exact same course as buying direct.
Looking for DJ gear? Check out the complete list here.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
We've add a bunch of new Electronic Drum Kits to our website including the following:
- Command Kit: 8 pieces with the Alesis mesh snare and kick (pictured above)
- CompactKit 4 and CompactKit 7: affordable, tabletop kits - even if you aren't a drummer, these are a great fun! Not convinced that you need one? The CompactKit 4 is under $100!
- Forge Kit: also 8 pieces but with a dual zone snare
- Nitro Kit: a very affordable 9 piece kit
- Strike Pro & Strike Zone Kit: available for pre-order for delivery this summer, these disintegrate all your pre-conceived notions about electronic drums. It combines the feel and familiarity of acoustic drums combined with the versatility and capability of the best electronic drums!
- A great way to get more sounds than possible with a traditional acoustic set.
- Perfect for recording and editing your performance, since you can easily go back and fix mistakes, loop sections or copy and paste to make awesome sounding tracks.
- Practice, practice, practice! (Without disturbing anyone else...)
- Learn to play - not ready to invest in a full acoustic kit? We've got electronic kits for every price range (and space.)
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Until the end of the month, Reason 8 is on sale for only $299.99, down from the regular price of $399.99.
Reason is fun & powerful music creation software. It is an integrated music recording and production studio with unlimited audio tracks, million-dollar mixing, and a massive collection of sounds included. Reason comes with all the instruments, effects and mixing tools you need for writing, recording, remixing and producing great-sounding tracks.
With its generous sound bank and intuitive flow, Reason helps you along in the creative process. It is the music making software that keeps you focused on the music and lets you finish that song.
Acoustic players — Now there’s finally an affordable, mobile Acoustic playing and recording system with professional sound made just for you: the iRig Acoustic.
Inspired by a must see documentary on flamenco guitar master Paco de Lucia, iRig Acoustic is the first acoustic guitar mobile microphone/interface for acoustic players. With iRig Acoustic and theAmpliTube Acoustic app, players now have a complete professional sounding mobile system for playing live and recording designed specifically for acoustic guitars on the go.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Thursday, March 10, 2016
The Akai Tom Cat is an exciting true analog drum machine with five built-in percussion voices, including kick, snare, and clap sounds with chromatically tunable Disco Toms.
On-board controls—all continuously variable—let you customize the tuning, amplitude envelopes, and volume of each drum voice separately for precise real-time adjustment, so you can get that perfect sound. Outfitted with six MPC-style pads and a built-in 32-step sequencer, Tom Cat provides an ultra-responsive interface with a classic drum machine layout.
Drum patterns can be fine-tuned using the Swing function, Pattern Select, and Tempo Control knob. A custom signal path, activated by its unique “Maul” circuitry, lets you ‘dirty up’ your drums for just the right effect.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
If you are serious about creating truly realistic sounding solo and accompaniment guitar stuff for your songs, our product called RealGuitar is just what you need. RealGuitar is a sample-based virtual instrument with an innovative approach to guitar sound modeling and guitar part performing on keyboard.
The true power of RealGuitar lies in brand new technologies incorporated in this innovative guitar performance tool:
- New multi-channel layering technology, incorporating a custom library of specially recorded samples taken from every fret of all 6 strings of a real guitar.
- The unique Floating Fret Position technology, which imitates change of fret position of a guitarist's hand on the neck. This gives you the possibility of playing on up to 104 guitar frets using just 43 keys of a standard keyboard!
- The original Guitar Touch technology letting you easily imitate basic guitar techniques (strumming, plucking, sliding, bending, muting, etc..), using standard MIDI keyboard and MIDI controllers, such as Pitch Bender, Modulation Wheel, Sustain Pedal, Aftertouch.
- Guitar Rhythm Pattern technology providing powerful Pattern Manager completed with a huge MusicLab Guitar Pattern Library for easily creating guitar accompaniment tracks. All you have to do is to find the appropriate rhythm pattern(s) in the Pattern Manager tree view, copy it to the needed number of measures, start your sequencer and use MIDI keyboard to play chord changes, or alternatively add chords to a MIDI track via sequencer's editor.
- The unique Struminator technology lets you use alternative MIDI controller (standard Guitar Hero game controller for Sony Playstation 3 by Activision Inc) for creating authentic guitar accompaniment parts with ease and fun.
Thursday, March 3, 2016
Enhance your audio and video editing software with the unique tools and groundbreaking new improvements of RX 5 Audio Editor noise reduction software. Repair, enhance, and restore problematic production audio from plosives to microphone bumps to inconsistent levels and dramatically improve sound quality and clarity.
With a single mouse gesture, paint away problems using a visual editing tool that lets you directly interact with your audio! With a renewed focus on workflow enhancements and solution-oriented tools, RX 5 minimizes the number of steps needed to solve various audio repair problems. Pioneering tools are designed not just to enhance the existing process and quality of dialogue production, but set the industry standard for cleaning up, repairing, and editing dialogue.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
We've added some awesome new vocal tools to our website:
- VoiceSolo FX150: Why settle for someone else’s idea of a monitor mix when you can easily create your own? Just place VoiceSolo FX150 where it counts most for you: on a mic stand, as a wedge monitor, high on a PA stand or even on a desktop
- Mic Mechanic: Dead room? Flat mic? No sound guy? Call in Mic Mechanic: a complete vocal toolbox in a compact, easy-to-use pedal.
- Harmony Singer: Increase your sound with a couple of backup singers, an expert engineer and a ton of gear – all with one simple stomp box. Whether you’re electric, electro-acoustic, pro or practicing, Harmony Singer means that your vocal presentation will rock just as hard as your guitar
- Ditto Mic Looper: Go from idea to performance in an instant, with ease. One knob, two buttons – it couldn’t be simpler! With its superior audio quality, unlimited overdubs and Undo/Redo, Ditto Mic Looper is the essential choice for looping vocals and instruments.
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Terrasoniq offers a unique USB MIDI cable interface: It's bi-directional! That means it automatically figures out if it was plugged to a MIDI In or MIDI Out connector, even if you change it on the fly! This three meter long high quality cable has a Ploytec GM5 on the inside and of course: An optional driver. MIDI ONE was successfully tested to work with the iPad Camera Connection Kit.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
TASCAM’s new VL-S3 brings great-sounding compact studio monitoring to the price of a set of headphones. The 2-way powered monitors include a 3” woofer, and rear ported design packs a surprising punch.
A pair of RCA inputs accept any line-level input, and a stereo 1/4” to RCA cable is included. Also available is a 1/8” stereo mini jack for playing from smartphones or MP3 players.
The efficient 14W per side stereo power amplifier drives the two monitors. The compact, ported cabinets fit almost anywhere. Ideal for home studios, dorm rooms, or video editing suites, the VL-S3 is an affordable solution for great-sounding mixes.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Designed and built to deliver great sound, excellent playability, and long, dependable service, the NS WAV series electric violin provides an affordable option for the serious professional and student player.
At the heart of every NS electric violin is the Polar Pickup system. Sensor and bridge geometry are integrated to translate every nuance to the amplifier and speaker system. The big, bold, and brilliant tone looks to the future, yet the sonic ingredients of the acoustic violin are present and can be tamed to become traditional in character. The Polar pickup has the unique ability to analyze the direction of string vibration to enhance the bowed response and to facilitate bow technique. The unusually powerful piezo crystals do not require on-board power, for maintenance-free performance without the hassle of batteries.
We have both the Wav4 4 String and the Wav5 5 String available in multiple colours - please let us know which colour you wish to receive in the comments of your order.
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
When only a turntable will do, this is the one! Here is the ideal turntable for turntablists. TT250USB is a professional direct-drive turntable perfectly suited to heavy-duty DJ and music playback duties. Its quartz-controlled direct-drive motor delivers virtually perfect speed accuracy when playing back records, and its high torque motor provides the ideal amount of resistance and feel for scratching effects.
The TT250USB converts analog records to digital files via the USB connection to the computer (USB cable software download card included). Other thoughtful touches include adjustable height support feet, a 1/8-inch input for remote start when using a mixer that can provide remote start capability and a target light that illuminates the record under dim lighting conditions.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
The MPX8 and MPX16 are advanced sample player with eight or sixteen backlit velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads. With it, musicians, producers and performers can trigger sound samples stored on standard SD or SDHC cards. Insert the SD card, assign its contents to any of the MPX’s pads, and go. At home in the studio, as part of a producer's rig or on stage as a solution for triggering critical sounds, the MPX is a compact sampling powerhouse.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
The PUC is a wireless MIDI interface designed specifically for iOS and Mac devices. The PUC allows you to wirelessly connect any compatible MIDI device (keyboard, DJ controller, drum pad, floor pedal controllers, etc.) directly to your iPad. PUC can also work with any platform that supports a MIDI connection over WiFi.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Annual Clearance Sale On Now!
Each year we go through the inventory in all of our warehouses and hold a clearance sale to try to reduce our stock. This year is no exception, with some amazing prices on our top selling products, and clearance pricing on overstocked inventory.
We are also offering a special coupon code that will give you 8% off anything not in the clearance sale! Enter ACP201608 in the Discount Code box in your shopping cart to get 8% off almost everything else!
It is very likely we will sell out of popular items and unfortunately, that means you may not get the sale price on that item. Although the clearance sale runs for a couple of weeks you may want to check the list today! We will do our best, but we apologize in advance if we can't ship your order because we ran out of the item. We are a small company, and Laurie, Lorraine, Michelle and I probably won't be able to remove items from the sale that sell out quickly.
The MAYA22 USB is not simply another USB audio interface - it's a very stylish portable device that can go with you anywhere. It offers total flexibility as an external and fully bus-powered USB device with excellent professional 24-bit audio quality.
It features 2 analog input and 2 analog output channels with RCA connection, a microphone preamplifier with XLR input and support for +48V phantom power, a Hi-Z instrument input for guitars, a high quality headphone output and TRS line outputs. This can make MAYA22 USB easily one of the most useful devices in your studio, wherever that may be.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Introducing the iKlip Case series for iPhone 6/6s and iPhone 6 Plus/6s Plus. It’s a protective carrying case with an easy-to-use built-in multi-position stand for musicians and more. A fusion of functionality and durability, it ensures that you’ll always be able to set up your iPhone for effortless viewing: Use it while playing instruments with apps on your phone, while reading in coffee shops, while giving presentations and a whole lot more. With iKlip Case, you can take a stand anywhere you go.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Replacing the popular PianoBox II, and joining the PianoBox Mini by adding a USB port, the new PianoBox USB is the ideal solution to zero latency playback.
Both the PianoBox Mini and PianoBox USB are general MIDI sound modules with 128 realistic sounding instruments, 9 drum sets and a sound effects set. Both can eliminate latency often found when using MIDI in programs such as Finale or Sibelius, and both also allow you to add sounds to your MIDI keyboard that might not have any built in.
The PianoBox USB also includes 100 drum patterns and a DI for connecting your guitar to jam along with those patterns.
The PianoBox Mini doesn't include the drum patterns, but does include a built in battery, and can even power your USB MIDI keyboard. In fact, with the PianoBox Mini, you can connect any USB MIDI keyboard directly to the PianoBox Mini and use it for playback - no MIDI out required!
If you've been looking for a way to play your USB MIDI keyboard without your computer, the PianoBox Mini is the solution!
If you only need a solution to latency, or want some drum patterns to practice with, the PianoBox USB is the way to go.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
The MXL CR-30 has a small profile body with a sleek black chrome finish. It features a 32mm large diaphragm capsule with a fixed cardioid pattern, and a low noise FET preamp with fully balanced transformerless output. In addition it has a 3 position pad (pre attenuation) switch with settings of 0dB, -10dB and -20dB. The CR30 delivers power and depth to vocals, as well as capturing the clarity and smoothness of instrumental performances. Wired with Mogami cable, the CR30's fidelity and versatility will ensure it is a favorite in your studio.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
The CME Xkey 37 has 37 full size keys. Shut your eyes and you’ll think you’re playing a regular piano! Lightweight and tough, the Xkey is the perfect traveling companion. Now, the new Xcable connector gives you access to MIDI OUT, sustain & expression pedal inputs with just one cable!
The main aluminium body is only 3.9mm high - that’s 36% less than the new iPad Air! Despite the size, it is velocity sensitive: play loud with one hand, soft with the other. There’s 128 levels of sensitivity.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
The McCarthy Music hardware and software solution has been custom designed with the sole purpose of making you a better piano player. This is without a doubt the most efficient way to learn to play the piano.
The McCarthy Illuminating Piano is a 61-key midi controller, with each key capable of illuminating brilliantly and evenly in any possible color combination. Their custom built software allows you to connect your PC or iOS tablet directly to the piano, using either wireless Bluetooth technology or a standard USB cable.
Reading piano sheet music is hard! Beginners spend the vast majority of their “practice” time just trying to read sheet music, and match the note on the page with the key on their keyboard. The fully illuminated keys eliminate that frustration.
You’ve got two hands, not one! When lighting up the keys, each hand is separated into different colors, so that you always know which hand is supposed to be playing which notes.
Once you’ve become slightly more comfortable reading music, or even just playing a single small piece of music, use the Key Light Hints to facilitate your learning to read sheet music. This simple solution gives you a few seconds to try and find the right notes on your own, and if you don’t, the Illuminating Piano will help you along by lighting the correct notes.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Presonus has a some exciting new studio monitors this month:
R80 feature a custom
6.8-inch 2 Air Motion Transformer (AMT) tweeter that
responds to the subtlest waveforms and the highest
frequencies. This allows you to hear the “air” and
the greater sense of space that is characteristic of
audiophile recordings. The R series’ transparent and
highly accurate sound makes them ideal for use in
both commercial and home recording studios as well
as broadcast and post-production environments.
E66 deliver an expanded and highly
accurate frequency response and the widest stereo
field available in their class. Their nested
Midwoofer-Tweeter-Midwoofer (MTM, also known as "D'Appolito")
configuration offers improved off-axis response and
spatial resolution. The result is a more consistent
listening experience, smoother frequency response,
and an ultra-wide, detailed stereo soundstage.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
iRig Pro DUO delivers true mobility in grand fashion. It packs a ton of useful recording features into an extremely compact enclosure that you can take with you anywhere.
First, it lets you go off the grid and record great audio anywhere thanks to its comprehensive powering options — for true mobility iRig Pro DUO can be powered with two AA batteries and does not draw any power from a connected iPhone or iPad. When using the included USB or Micro USB to OTG cable connected to a laptop or Android device, iRig Pro DUO can be powered by the attached device or onboard batteries. Back in the studio? iRig Pro DUO can be powered with an additional DC power supply for powering extended recording sessions.
Second, it has great sound and accepts every possible instrument and recording situation. iRig Pro DUO delivers high-quality 24-bit audio on the go or in the studio with plug-and-play simplicity. It features 2 channels with XLR/TRS combo audio jacks and phantom power that can accommodate everything from high-end condenser microphones to guitars, basses, keyboards and more. Its crystal-clear ultra-low noise high-headroom preamps ensure that you get professional grade sound everywhere you go.