|Recording Musician - December 1992|
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News and Products
This month's selection of new products and events.
Reggae Roots - Part 6
Groovin' on the Front Line
A practical guide to programming reggae tracks with a few examples for you to try out.
Zoom 9120 Advanced Sound Environment Processor
From the company that brought you effects units you could wear, comes a very serious reverb processor — that you can't wear!
Bits 'n' Pieces - Part 2
How tapeless recording works and what advantages it has over conventional recording systems.
Mackie 1604, DOD 1642 Mixers
Mackie's 1604 mixer head to head with DOD's compact 1642. The result may surprise you.
Paul is a key figure in the Surreal to Real independent record company and has achieved success with his instrumental compositions. RM visits his home studio.
Peavey SDR 20/20 Digital Multi Effects Unit
A refreshingly logical and capable multi-effects unit that successfully combines flexibility with fidelity.
Stereo Mic Techniques
All you ever wanted to know about stereo mic techniques, explained in plain English.
3G HP200 Power Amplifier
A compact, well-specified amplifier suitable for studio monitoring and small PA applications.
Steal Of The Century
Akai S01 16-bit Sampler
At last, a sampler that's affordable, expandable and approachable.
AKG K500 Reference Headphones
They're light, robust, comfortable and they sound very good indeed — but they're not cheap!
Build Your Own Guitar Soft Distortion Unit
It's easy, and you can build it yourself for under 20 quid!
Live Sound - Part 2
If loudspeakers and crossovers remain a mystery to you, read on and find enlightenment.
Music In Our Schools
Multitrack Recording In The Classroom
Our educational consultant describes a basic, 4-track recording session from initial recording to final mixing.
The new Zoom 9001 multi-effects unit is up for grabs this month — in exchange for a few answers from you...
DMC Ground Control
Programmable MIDI Foot Controller
P&R Audio Active DI Box
EMO Lead Tester
Production Lines - Stephen Tayler
Stephen Tayler raises some interesting points about studio equipment design and the ergonomics of the studio workplace.