Category Archives for Gear Reviews

Focusrite Clarett 2Pre Review

There’s a reason that we spend a lot of time covering Focusrite interfaces. That’s because they make the most popular line of interfaces in the world. Today we’ll go in-depth into the

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10 Best Portable Vocal Booths

There’s nothing worse than an otherwise good vocal track ruined by poor recording or background noise. They can be used on their own, or to supplement whatever treatment you may already have in your

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Best USB Audio Interfaces Under $500

When you’re sitting in your potential home studio surrounded by microphones, instruments, and a computer, tablet, or smartphone that’s up to the task, all that’s standing between you and your musical

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AKG C214 Review

AKG is a serious name in microphones, and perhaps its flagship model is the C414, a classic multi-pattern large diaphragm condenser that has a solid reputation as a do-anything studio mic. The AKG C214

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AKG P420 Review

Before the days of inexpensive Chinese-made condenser microphones, AKG was one of the big names in mic manufacturing. They stood apart from the other majors by diving right into the affordable mic market.

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Rode Microphones NT2a Review

There’s nothing wrong with Chinese mics, since they brought the price of large diaphragm condensers into the reach of bedroom studios the world over. Australian microphone company Rode even used Chinese

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