Category: Amp

  • AmpliTube TONEX Powered by AI Machine Modeling Technology

    AmpliTube TONEX Powered by AI Machine Modeling Technology

    Are you looking for an authentic, vintage tone? Look no further than TONEX. IK Multimedia’s groundbreaking software and app ecosystem give you access to thousands of amp and pedal rigs to find the perfect sound for any situation. And IK Multimedia AI-powered machine modeling delivers indistinguishable results from the real thing. So whether you’re practicing […]

  • AmpliTube MESA/Boogie® 2 Releases: 4 New Amps and 5 Cabs

    AmpliTube MESA/Boogie® 2 Releases: 4 New Amps and 5 Cabs

    IK Multimedia today announced the release of AmpliTube MESA/Boogie® 2, the much-anticipated follow-up to IK’s first MESA/Boogie offering. The new collection brings 4 new officially certified amps and 5 cabs to AmpliTube 5. Now users can complete their collection of full-throttle gear from the inventors of high-gain tone. IK has been investing a lot in […]

  • Two Notes Audio Engineering and Laney Amplification Join Forces to Release the “Laney Collection” DynIR Virtual Cabinets

    Two Notes Audio Engineering and Laney Amplification Join Forces to Release the “Laney Collection” DynIR Virtual Cabinets

    Two Notes Audio Engineering and Laney Amplification have joined forces to release the “Laney Collection” DynIR Virtual Cabinets. The two companies are focused on providing musicians with high-quality, yet affordable gear that doesn’t sacrifice quality for cost. This new product will provide a variety of different virtual cabinets designed to work specifically with the Two […]

  • I Built a Mic Preamp (DIYRE CP5)

    I Built a Mic Preamp (DIYRE CP5)

    In this video, I tackle my most ambitious electronics project to date: building a mic preamp. My vocal processing chain for this song was as follows: Rode M5 (matched pair) into 2 DIYRE CP5 Preamps with the CTX Colour module. On the software side, I used Waves CLA Vocals (mostly to add some reverb).

  • Neural DSP Archetype Gojira – a little demo track

    Neural DSP Archetype Gojira – a little demo track

    Neural DSP Archetype Gojira Neural DSP did it again, they recently released a new virtual guitar amp plugin. I decided to give it a shot and buy Archetype Gojira and boy, I got blown away that much that I instantly had to start working and finishing this little demo. Archetype: Gojira covers as vast a […]

  • AmpliTube 5 Updated to Version 5.0.1

    AmpliTube 5 Updated to Version 5.0.1

    AmpliTube 5 (ver 5.0.1) AmpliTube® 5 Version 5.0.1 is available now. You can install it via your IK Product Manager. AmpliTube 5 (ver 5.0.1) Release Notes Changes from version 5.0.0 General Fixed Several Audio Routing Problems related to the Standalone version Fixed an audio routing problem with inputs above the first and second interface channels […]

  • IK Multimedia Releases AmpliTube® 5 – Ready for Download

    IK Multimedia Releases AmpliTube® 5 – Ready for Download

    AmpliTube® 5 is Available for Download AmpliTube® 5 – the acclaimed guitar and bass tone studio is now available for download. And a newly redesigned Custom Shop for AmpliTube, T-RackS, and SampleTank users. IK Multimedia’s leading amp and effects modeling software take a giant leap forward with the release of AmpliTube 5. Accurately capturing the sound, […]

  • Heritage Audio Improves 500 Series 73-style mic Pre-Amp with 73JR II

    Heritage Audio Improves 500 Series 73-style mic Pre-Amp with 73JR II

    3JRII The 2021 Update The 73JRII  is the 2021 update to the already classic 73JR, a true 73 style mic preamp in a single 500 series slot with some added features that will cover all the recording needs for engineers and musicians that don´t find the need to track with eq. European pro audio manufacturer Heritage […]

  • Linda RockStack – “Balance on the edge – the key to a great guitar tone”

    Linda RockStack – “Balance on the edge – the key to a great guitar tone”

    3-Channel Guitar Software Amplifier & Cabinet Including Chorus & Delay Effects Audified announces taking Linda Audio under its wing with Linda RockStack guitar amp and cabinet collaborative plug-in. Audified is proud to take experienced mastering/mixing engineer, musician, and programmer Martin Linda’s namesake Linda Audio under its wing with Linda RockStack — realizing a long-held dream […]

  • DIFIX – United Plugins First Electric Guitar-Oriented Plugin

    DIFIX – United Plugins First Electric Guitar-Oriented Plugin

    United Plugins First Electric Guitar-Oriented Plugin United Plugins released SounDevice Digital’s DIFIX — deploying several sophisticated independent processes to triumph over audio interface imperfections arising from their instrument input impedance not significantly being as high as claimed when trying to immediately record electric guitar or bass (which would possibly result in a dull sound with […]

  • AmpliTube® 5 Takes a Quantum Leap Into the Future

    AmpliTube® 5 Takes a Quantum Leap Into the Future

    IK Multimedia unveils AmpliTube IK Multimedia’s advanced amp and effects modeling software takes a giant leap forward with the unveiling of AmpliTube 5. The AmpliTube series accurately captures the sound, feel, and vibes of the world’s most-sought-after guitar and bass gear in a perfect format for practicing, recording, and performing anywhere. The new AmpliTube 5 […]

  • Joe Satriani & IK Multimedia Debut Song Reveling the Many Sounds of Satriani

    Joe Satriani & IK Multimedia Debut Song Reveling the Many Sounds of Satriani

    IK Multimedia and Joe Satriani debut exclusive original song celebrating the many sounds of Satriani IK Multimedia is proud to unveil Joe Satriani’s AmpliTube Shifting Song, an original song written and recorded by the world-renowned guitarist that offers a unique retrospective of the many aspirational tones that span his full career. Satriani performed all of the […]

  • Black Lion Audio Releases  British-style B173 mkII and American-style B12A MkIII Pre-Amps

    Black Lion Audio Releases British-style B173 mkII and American-style B12A MkIII Pre-Amps

    British-style B173 mkII and American-style B12A MkIII Pre-Amps Boutique audio company Black Lion Audio announce availability of the B173 mkII and B12A mkIII — British-style (1073) and American-style (312A) portable preamps packed into convenient half-rack-sized units, respectively, allowing users to mix and match as they sonically see fit, Simply speaking, Black Lion Audio’s B173 mkII […]

  • Alesis Drums’ New Strike AMP 8 a Powerful And Portable Practice Solution for Drummer

    Alesis Drums’ New Strike AMP 8 a Powerful And Portable Practice Solution for Drummer

    ALESIS DRUMS’ NEW STRIKE AMP 8 2000-watt portable electronic drum amplifier has powerful 8-inch woofer and horn-loaded tweeter for amazing clarity and punch, plus all the inputs and controls required by the modern electronic drummer. Alesis, the world’s leading manufacturer of electronic drums, today announced their new Strike Amp 8 powered drum amplifier. This latest […]

  • Audiority Solidus VS8100  Version 1.1

    Audiority Solidus VS8100 Version 1.1

    Solidus VS8100 has been updated to v1.1 featuring Standalone version, Dr Drive (a modern overdrive based on Horizon Devices Precision Drive), many more cabinets, more presets and improved performance. Solidus VS8100 is a faithful analog modeled simulation of the iconic Marshall® Valvestate™ 8100, solid state amplifier from 1991. The original head was the first incarnation […]

  • Heritage Audio’s HA-81A Hybrid Classic Console Channel Strip

    Heritage Audio’s HA-81A Hybrid Classic Console Channel Strip

    Heritage Audio’s HA-81A Two Classic Console´s Circuits European pro audio manufacturer Heritage Audio is proud to announce the availability of the HA-81A — a British-spec hybrid channel strip representing the latest addition to its ELITE SERIES range of zero-compromise, high- quality yet affordable alternatives to entry-level brands as an all-new mix of two classic consoles, […]

  • Fender Hot Rod Deluxe George Benson Signature Model Review & Demo

    Fender Hot Rod Deluxe George Benson Signature Model Review & Demo

    Fender Hot Rod Deluxe George Benson Signature Model Review & Demo Thanks for watching our Fender GB George Benson Hot Rod Deluxe review. Every guitar player needs a great amp. Fender, with the help of George Benson, reworked their original Hot Rod amp that everyone knows and loves, and made it even better. This amp […]

  • Neumann Introduces The V 402 PREAMP

    Neumann Introduces The V 402 PREAMP

    Handmade In Germany With Careful Care To Detail German studio specialist Neumann.Berlin introduces the V 402, a state-of-the-art microphone preamplifier with integrated headphone monitoring. The V 402 is Neumann’s first-ever stand-alone microphone preamp – although the company has created several generations of top-quality preamp modules for its mixing consoles, such as the now legendary V […]

  • Audio Assault Launches Sale Sigma & RVXX –  60% OFF right now!

    Audio Assault Launches Sale Sigma & RVXX – 60% OFF right now!

    Audio Assault Launches Sale Sigma & RVXX – 60% OFF right now! SIGMA or SI6MA The effect plugin SIGMA produces robust high gain tones. This amp sim is made for whatever high gain war you drop it into. SI6MA is a One Channel Amp Sim based on a high gain modern monster with a very […]

  • MESA/Boogie Gear Giveaway for New AmpliTube Custom Shop Users

    MESA/Boogie Gear Giveaway for New AmpliTube Custom Shop Users

    Register and join IK Multimedia Production newsletter from February 24th to March 9th to unlock your free gear. From now until March 9th, anyone joining IK’s mailing list and registering for the AmpliTube Custom Shop will receive two great pieces of gear for free, MESA/Boogie Triple Rectifier and 4×12 Recto Traditional Slant. IK Multimedia Production would like to […]

  • Fuse Audio Labs Releases VPRE-2C VINTAGE TUBE AMPLIFIER

    Fuse Audio Labs Releases VPRE-2C VINTAGE TUBE AMPLIFIER

    VPRE-2C VINTAGE TUBE AMPLIFIER VPRE-2C enhances a recording with an authentic-sounding tube vibe in an intuitive way. While lower GAIN settings produce a well-defined, balanced sound with an accentuated midrange, turning up this level-compensated control also significantly increases the perception of warmth, weight, and smoothness.  The VPRE-2C is an all-tube and transformer-based rarity from the 1950s, […]

  • AmpliTube Joe Satriani is Now Available for Pre-Order!

    AmpliTube Joe Satriani is Now Available for Pre-Order!

    AmpliTube Joe Satriani by IK Multimedia Production Pre-orders for AmpliTube Joe Satriani are now open! AmpliTube Joe Satriani reflects the guitarist’s reputation as a tone and gear connoisseur, featuring models of both classic and artist signature pieces, along with some fan favorites. All carefully modeled and loaded with presets, each model was created to Satriani’s exact specifications, […]

  • Review of Omega Model TWK by Kush Audio

    Review of Omega Model TWK by Kush Audio

    Omega Model TWK Review – Omega Model Twk – 70’s Transistor Clipping by Kush Audio Kush Audio launched the Omega Model TWK plugin which is under review today. Omega Model Twk – 70’s Transistor Clipping emulates op-amps of the in-house tweaker hardware compressors. IF you want to cut your time to read this article short: […]

  • Old Blood Noise Endeavors MAW XLR PEDAL

    Old Blood Noise Endeavors MAW XLR PEDAL

    MAW XLR PEDAL What began as a simple request for a vocal version of an Old Blood effect transformed into a multi-function device with 10 new effects, versatile in/out and send/return sections, The MAW XLR PEDAL is situated toward any instrument you want to throw at it, and ample control over all elements. It’s the […]

  • Audified Aims Tonespot One-shot Channel Processing Plug-in Idea At Quickly Magnifying Electric Guitar Sounds

    Audified Aims Tonespot One-shot Channel Processing Plug-in Idea At Quickly Magnifying Electric Guitar Sounds

    ToneSpot Electric Pro Released ToneSpot Electric Pro is an innovative ToneSpot one-shot channel processing plug-in concept at easily promoting electric guitar tones as another aptly-named Swiss Army Knife-style solution fit for working with the heaviest of genres through to more established ones. Regardless of blends of guitar amps, pedals, or plug-ins are already being used in the […]

  • Blue Cat’s Axiom 1.3 – Multi-Effects Processor & AMP

    Blue Cat’s Axiom 1.3 – Multi-Effects Processor & AMP

    Blue Cat’s Axiom – Multi-Effects Processor And Amp Simulation For Guitar And Bass Blue Cat announced the release of Blue Cat’s Axiom 1.3 free updates with major improvements. Blue Cat’s Axiom 1.3 a guitar and bass multi-effects processor is packed with new features: a new presets and sub-presets browser to find and create tones quickly. The new 2D amp tones explorer from Destructor […]

  • Plugin Alliance goes Subscription and Releases The MEGA Bundle

    Plugin Alliance goes Subscription and Releases The MEGA Bundle

    Plugin Alliance is proud to announce the availability of the new MEGA Bundle Subscription Services. The MEGA Bundle is the new gold standard for subscription-based plugin-bundles, offering an impressive collection of 100+ plugins from 28 Alliance brands including SSL, Ampeg, Brainworx, Focusrite and many more. I use in my daily workflow several Plugin Alliances plugins, […]

  • Eventide’s H9 Harmonizer® adds its 51st effect, “Harmadillo” a mind-bending harmonic tremolo tuned for guitar and bass

    Eventide’s H9 Harmonizer® adds its 51st effect, “Harmadillo” a mind-bending harmonic tremolo tuned for guitar and bass

    Eventide Audio introduced the 51st algorithm for the popular H9 Harmonizer® pedal for guitar, bass, and keyboard players, called “Harmadillo”. Harmadillo is a flexible harmonic tremolo algorithm, offering everything from lush, soulful tremolos to psychedelic, mind-bending weirdness. Complete with a player-centric feature set that allows musicians to sculpt sound in powerful ways, the Harmadillo algorithm offers […]

  • Summer Sale – Save up to 70% on IK’s most popular software titles!

    Summer Sale – Save up to 70% on IK’s most popular software titles!

    Summer NAMM is in session, and so are the savings! Through the end of the month, save up to 70% on some of IK’s top music software, including favorites like AmpliTube 4, T-RackS 5, Total Studio 2 MAX and more. Summer NAMM is in session and so are the savings!  Now through the end of July 2019, save […]