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The Best Studio Front End Recording Channels
An increasingly popular alternative to using chains of hardware boxes, the all-in-one channel strip or recording channel can save space and money, and sound great. Joe Albano sets out your options.
Feb. 14, 2019
Improve Your Mix In Logic Pro X With This Simple Channel Strip Settings Trick
Stock plugin chains on instruments might provide immediate "wow factor", but they're rarely suitable for building a whole mix. Here's why.
Mar. 20, 2017
Setting Up and Using VCAs in PreSonus Studio One
VCA (voltage controlled amplifier) channel gain controls have made their way over from analog consoles into PreSonus' Studio One. Here's how to set them up and take advantage of their features.
May. 23, 2016
Understanding the Channel Strip in Cubase
The Channel Strip is a powerful part of Cubase’s MixConsole that brings the power and workflow of real mixing desks to your computer.
Apr. 5, 2016
Eventide UltraChannel Plug-In Now 80% Off
The ultimate channel strip plug-in from Eventide, UltraChannel, is on sale through 1/31/16 at a whopping 80% off. In short you can pick it up for less than $50!
Jan. 5, 2016
3 Universal Audio Channel Strips to Love and Cherish (When Mixing)
When it comes to mixing, rather than choosing one plug-in at a time, why not go for a channel strip which includes multiple plug-ins! Matt Vanacoro shares his 3 favorite UAD channel strips to date.
May. 7, 2015
6 Cubase Channel Strips Tips
The MixConsole in Cubase 8 has some powerful tools built into every channel. Tools that might even save you using third-party plug-ins…
May. 5, 2015
Harman dbx 676 Tube Mic Pre Channel Strip Now Available
The new Harman dbx 676 Tube Mic Pre Channel Strip, a vacuum tube-based microphone preamp is now available. In the UK you can purchase it from Sound technology Ltd.
Mar. 27, 2015
Eventide Releases UltraChannel: FREE Channel Strip Plug-In Until 8th July
If, like most of us, you're interested in high-quality mixing plug-ins - especially of the free variety - Eventide's UltraChannel is FREE until July 8, 2014. Grab it now before it jumps to $249!
Jun. 11, 2014
PreSonus Unveil RC 500 Channel Strip With Solid State Preamp
The PreSonus family of preamps/processors has a new member: RC 500. Featuring Class A mic preamps, PreSonus' popular analog circuitry, FET compressor and 3-band semi-parametric EQ, this is coming soon
Aug. 22, 2013
First Steps for creating easy workflows in any DAW
Have you just purchased a new DAW software package like Logic Pro, Reason, etc? Have you had a DAW package for a while, and feel like your workflow could be a little quicker? In this quick tip, I'm go
G.W. Childs IV
Feb. 12, 2011
Mastering Plug-in and Channel Strip Settings in Logic 9
Logic 9 comes bundled with masses of loops, instruments and effects. Best of all, the instruments and effects can be highly customized! Once you've made changes to the settings of any plug-in, it's cu
Dec. 5, 2010
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