September 30, 2015

The nominees are in for the Sound on Sound awards 2016

The nominees are in for this years Sound on Sound awards and our brands have done us proud yet again. The SOS editorial team and writers, got together and reviewed hundreds of products, whittling them down to the very best and now its down to you to choose the outstanding product in each category.

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Omnisphere customer verdict
August 17, 2015

Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2 – The Customer Verdict…

Last month, on the Time+Space blog, we took a look at The Critics’ Perspective of Spectrasonics‘ epic Omnisphere 2 and had great pleasure in presenting many juicy quotes which simply oozed with enthusiasm and positivity. Last week, we got in touch with our customers who had bought Omnisphere 2 or Upgraded from the original version to see how they’re getting on with the epic ‘Power Synth’ and they were quick…

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May 21, 2015

iZotope RX comes to the rescue at Peter Gabriel’s Real World Studios

Based in the village of Box in Wiltshire, Real World Studios is one of the UK’s most impressive studio complexes, not just in terms of the superb facilities on offer to musicians and producers, but also the remarkably beautiful and inspirational setting of a 200-year old watermill. Originally conceived by world renowned singer-songwriter Peter Gabriel, the studio has steadily increased its offering in recent years to also include facilities and…

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February 6, 2015

Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2 FAQ

Since the announcement of Omnisphere 2 at this years’ NAMM 2015, we have had a lot of enquiries into what users are to expect with Omnisphere 2. This article includes a list of answers to these questions which keep popping up.

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September 23, 2014

Meet one of our newest dealers… Giraffe Audio

Following the takeover of Digital Village (aka DV247) by German music retail giant, Music Store GmbH in May 2013, seven of its eight UK stores were closed resulting in the loss of many jobs. Over the past year, we’ve seen several of these ex-employees successfully join other music retailers or start their own ventures within the industry.

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September 19, 2014

The Story of the Mellotron

Mellotron the brain child of inventor Harry Chamberlin, was born in Birmingham in 1963, hailed as a ‘band in a box’ the Mellotron was quickly picked up by The Beatles and other big name acts soon followed suit making the Mellotron the notable sound in progressive rock. The Mellotron, who name comes from a combination of ‘mellifluous electronics’ features on many iconic songs including David Bowie’s Space Oddity, The Beatles…

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May 12, 2014

Take top plugins for a test drive on our new Media Suite at Absolute Music

The Time+Space Media Suite is installed at music retailers around the UK allowing you to audition effects plugins and virtual instruments from the likes of iZotope, Spectrasonics, Toontrack, Synthogy, Rob Papen, Garritan, Vir2 and others before deciding whether to part with your hard-earned cash. We’ve just come back from a trip to Absolute Music‘s giant store in Bournemouth, Dorset, where we installed the latest version of the Time+Space Media Suite….

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