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  1. Vintage King And Universal Audio Exploration: LUNA Launch Giveaway

    Vintage King And Universal Audio Exploration: LUNA Launch Giveaway
    In honor of the launch of our new video series, Exploration: LUNA, Vintage King and Universal Audio are teaming up to give one lucky winner an incredible package of hardware and software. That's right, we're setting you up on your own fact-finding mission so you can experience recording, mixing and mastering within the LUNA Recording System. For this month's giveaway, the big prize package includes a Universal Audio Apollo x8p Heritage Edition audio interface and the LUNA Analog Essentials Bundle. Not only do you get to take advantage of the Apollo x8p's eight unison mic pres and HEXA Core processing, but you'll also get the Realtime Analog Classics Plus Bundle and the new Heritage Edition Bundle.  The cherry on top is the LUNA Analog Essentials Bundle, which instantly gives you access to LUNA's built-in Neve and API summing and Studer and Ampex tape machines. Continue reading →
  2. Vintage King & Universal Audio Launch Exploration: LUNA Video Series

    Vintage King & Universal Audio Launch Exploration: LUNA Video Series
    Vintage King and Universal Audio have teamed up with Trace Horse Recording Studio for a new three-part video series titled Exploration: LUNA. Throughout the series, Trace Horse's Preston Cochran and Scottie Prudhoe will showcase how to record, mix and master a song using Universal Audio's LUNA Recording System. The fun doesn't stop there though... No, we're just getting started. Trace Horse Recording Studio has an immaculate collection of analog recording gear featuring the best of the best. The crown jewel of the studio's set-up is a vintage Neve 8014 recording console that was refurbished and modded by the Vintage King Tech Shop. In this video series, we will be comparing how close UAD emulations get to the real thing, including A/Bing LUNA's built-in Neve summing with tracks summed through the Neve 8014. Continue reading →
  3. Hear Universal Audio's New UAFX Effects Pedals Here First!

    Hear Universal Audio's New UAFX Effects Pedals Here First!
    Universal Audio has demonstrated its mastery of creating digital emulations of analog classics for years. Prior innovations like the OX Amp Top Box have shown the brand making its move into the guitar world, but with today's announcement of a new line of UAFX pedals, they've firmly entrenched themselves in the stompbox game. Engineered and developed by the team at Universal Audio, the Astra Modulation Machine ($399), Golden Reverberator ($399) and Starlight Echo Station ($399) feature dual-processor technology that power some of the most stunning effects ever created for the pedal platform. Each release puts three emulations of classic vintage gear at your feet (there are some free extras you can get upon registration) and offers six knobs, three switches and two footswitches for controlling your sound. In addition to accepting Hi-Z, the UAFX also accepts line level, so you can use the pedals for mixing. Continue reading →
  4. Universal Audio Announces Apollo Heritage Edition Interfaces

    Universal Audio Announces Apollo Heritage Edition Interfaces
    Universal Audio is introducing a new way of purchasing its award-winning Apollo interfaces. The legendary pro audio brand is releasing the Apollo Heritage Editions, which bundles the beloved audio interfaces together with packages of five and 10 of UAD's best-selling plug-ins. At this point, you might be saying, "Don't Universal Audio Apollos already come with plug-ins?" And you would be right, all Apollo interfaces come with the “Realtime Analog Classics Plus” package of plug-ins. The aforementioned five and 10 UAD plug-in bundles that come with the new Apollo Heritage Edition interfaces are in addition to the "Realtime Analog Classics Plus." That means for new Apollo buyers, you're going to have a massive library of essential analog emulations at the ready at all times. Continue reading →
  5. Universal Audio Announce New LUNA Analog Bundle With API Summing

    Universal Audio Announce New LUNA Analog Bundle With API Summing
    As Universal Audio continues to expand the LUNA Production System, the brand keeps finding ways to offer more analog sounds. The brand new LUNA Analog Essentials Bundles released today features a number of add-ons that are classics in the world of the recording studio, including API Summing. That's right, Universal Audio is packing the LUNA Analog Essentials Bundle with Neve Summing, Studer® A800 Multichannel Tape Recorder, Ampex® ATR-102 Mastering Tape Recorder, and API Summing. LUNA users will now be able to use these summing and tape extensions seamlessly within the production system and be able to take advantage of their analog sound on every channel. Continue reading →
  6. What's New In The Latest Update To Universal Audio's LUNA Recording System

    What's New In The Latest Update To Universal Audio's LUNA Recording System
    It's been over six months since Universal Audio launched the LUNA Recording System and music creators everywhere are taking advantage of this fantastic software. If you haven't checked out LUNA for yourself and are a Mac user with a Thunderbolt Apollo interface, you can download it for free right here. Universal Audio has remained busy updating LUNA; adding new features, improving existing ones, and fixing any issues users may have been having. In order to keep you current with each new version of the software, we've decided to create a running tab of every change made when an update becomes available. Continue below to find out what's new in Version 1.1, which was released on October 6, 2020. Continue reading →
  7. Win A Universal Audio Apollo Solo Interface From Vintage King

    Win A Universal Audio Apollo Solo Interface From Vintage King
    Just over a month ago, Universal Audio announced the release of the Apollo Solo and Apollo Solo USB. Both versions of the interface pack high-quality conversion, Unison-enabled mic pres, and UAD-2 processing power into a road-ready chassis that stands as the most affordable Apollo yet.Typically when we are done shooting video and photos of a new product, we send it back to the manufacturer. This time we thought to ourselves, "Why don't we give this Apollo Solo to one lucky fan?" And guess what... We're doing just that! Continue reading →
  8. The Hottest Plug-Ins of 2020 (So Far)

    The Hottest Plug-Ins of 2020 (So Far)
    We're past the halfway point of the year, and while it feels like we've lived a lifetime in the last eight months, many of us are lucky to still be working in the studio pursuing our craft. Fortunately for us, plug-in manufacturers have given us some new toys to make our jobs even easier. And while we still have four months left in 2020, we wanted to shine a spotlight on some of the plug-ins that have inspired us to create new sounds, shape tones, and make records in different ways. Let’s take a look at some of the hottest plug-ins of the year so far. Continue reading →
  9. Buyer's Guide: Universal Audio Apollo Interfaces

    Buyer's Guide: Universal Audio Apollo Interfaces
    Universal Audio has always been known for its innovation. From legendary mic pres and compressors to game-changing audio interfaces and software, the brand has truly helped shape the landscape of the modern recording industry. The Apollo interface series, which was first introduced in 2012, has played a major role in furthering Universal Audio's legacy. Now in its third generation, Apollo interfaces offer world-class conversion, amazing preamps, and on-board processing for near-zero latency when using with Universal Audio's top-notch plug-in emulations. Continue reading →
  10. Vintage King Talks Universal Audio Apollo Solo USB And Thunderbolt With Gannon Kashiwa

    Vintage King Talks Universal Audio Apollo Solo USB And Thunderbolt With Gannon Kashiwa
    Universal Audio has just announced the launch of the Apollo Solo and Apollo Solo USB. These two new interfaces take the road-friendly form factor of the Arrow interface and allow Mac and Windows users the ability to achieve high-quality recordings and mixes from anywhere. The Universal Audio Apollo Solo and Solo USB are both 2x6 recording interfaces that feature 24-bit/192 kHz audio conversion, a headphone amplifier, a Hi-Z instrument input, and two Unison-enabled mic pres. For those unindoctrinated, Universal Audio Unison technology adjusts the impedance of the preamp to match the hardware emulated in UAD plug-in form. This allows you to match the sweet spots and circuit behaviors of classic analog gear. Continue reading →

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