DAW

  1. Buyer's Guide: DAW Software

    Buyer's Guide: DAW Software
    The single most important tool in most modern studios isn’t a microphone or a console, it’s your DAW software. Programs like Pro Tools, Logic, and Ableton make it easy to create music, work collaboratively with others, and export tracks that are ready for public consumption. But with so many options to choose from, it can be tricky to know which one is right for you. That’s why we put together this Buyer’s Guide to help you find the perfect DAW to fit your workflow and budget. Let's start by looking at what exactly DAW  software does and learn a little bit about the history of recording and mixing software. Continue reading →
  2. Universal Audio's Lev Perrey Answers Your Questions About LUNA

    Universal Audio's Lev Perrey Answers Your Questions About LUNA
    Earlier this week, we reached out to our social media followers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, asking them what questions they had about Universal Audio's LUNA recording system. Well, surprise, surprise, Universal Audio officially launched LUNA yesterday and made it available for download. Despite his busy schedule on launch day, Universal Audio's Director of Product Management Lev Perrey took the time to answer all of your burning questions about the brand's latest release. Watch below to check out our in-depth interview with Lev, and if you want more information about LUNA, we've got you covered here. Continue reading →
  3. Five Reasons You Should Download Universal Audio's LUNA Recording System Right Now

    Five Reasons You Should Download Universal Audio's LUNA Recording System Right Now
    Universal Audio has just launched its new LUNA Recording System. The application is free and available to download right here for Mac users with Thunderbolt Apollo and Arrow interfaces . Whether you've been curious about LUNA or don't know the first thing about it, we've got everything you need in this blog. First things first, what is it? Universal Audio describes LUNA as a "music creation, recording, and analog-style production system." Essentially, LUNA is your new home base for recording, editing, and mixing, one that flows seamlessly with Universal Audio Thunderbolt-equipped interfaces in a way like never before. Continue reading →
  4. Universal Audio Unveils New LUNA Recording System

    Universal Audio Unveils New LUNA Recording System
    This morning at the 2020 NAMM Show, Universal Audio announced a Spring launch for the new LUNA Recording System. This is the beloved hardware and software manufacturer's first foray into the world of DAWs. It will be available for free to owners of Thunderbolt-equipped rackmount Apollo Xs, Apollo Twin X (DUO and QUAD), Apollo x4 , and Arrow interfaces (Mac only). What can you expect from LUNA? Users will be treated to a full-featured creative suite for recording that follows an analog-style production system. Additionally, the DAW will feature built-in Neve summing, tape emulation, and new software-based instruments. Let's go further into detail and break down some of the specifics of what we know so far. Continue reading →
  5. Find Out How You Can Benefit From The End of Avid Pro Tools Reinstatements

    Find Out How You Can Benefit From The End of Avid Pro Tools Reinstatements
    Throughout the past year, there have been many changes in the way users purchase their Avid Pro Tools software. We covered the pricing updates that the company released in July and offered up ideas on the best way to take advantage right here on our blog. Now, before 2019 is in the books, Avid is once again changing things up. If you're a Pro Tools user that has been waiting to upgrade, Avid's latest announcement will be of the utmost importance to you. Continue reading →
  6. Buyer's Guide: Avid S4 and S1 Control Surfaces

    Buyer's Guide: Avid S4 and S1 Control Surfaces
    Earlier today at the Summer NAMM Show in Nashville, Tennessee, pro audio giant Avid announced the release of the Avid S4 Control Surface and S1 Control Surface. These two new control surfaces streamline Avid’s best selling S6 and S3 control surfaces to offer a space-friendly option for medium to smaller sizes recording and mixing facilities. Continue reading our new Buyer's Guide below to get a complete breakdown of what you can expect from the Avid S4 and S1 control surfaces. If you'd like to speak with a Vintage King Audio Consultant about either Avid control surface or put in your pre-order now, please contact us via email or by phone at 866.644.0160 Continue reading →
  7. How Will Avid Pro Tools Price Changes Effect You?

    How Will Avid Pro Tools Price Changes Effect You?
    Starting July 1st, Avid will be making some changes to their Pro Tools and creative software pricing. We’re here to give you some insight on what's involved, what it means to you, and how you can buy ahead to lock-in pricing on certain items for next few years. How Avid Pricing Works  Historically, a Pro Tools user would purchase a hardware/software bundle that contained a permanent license for the software. You merely made paid for updates to keep with the latest version releases. Later, Avid moved to an a la carte situation where you could buy the hardware and software separately as you pleased, which made things a lot more flexible. Continue reading →
  8. Avid Announces New Updates And Features For Pro Tools 2019.5

    Avid Announces New Updates And Features For Pro Tools 2019.5
    Earlier today, Avid announced the latest update to their industry-standard Pro Tools and Pro Tools | Ultimate software. The Pro Tools 2019.5 update boasts a plethora of new features, including an increase in voice limit for Pro Tools | Ultimate users, added support for macOS Mojave and new options for a more streamlined workflow. In this blog, we’re breaking down what's new for Pro Tools 2019.5 so you know exactly what to expect when updating your software. If you have any questions about what Pro Tools is right for you, check out our handy guide by clicking here. If you already have Pro Tools with the Support Plan, you will automatically be able to download the upgrade for free. Continue reading →

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